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That’s awesome!. Catawba is a beautiful course. I definitely brag about getting to play there, it is a real gem. 

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That's pretty cool!

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Sounds fun, @tony@CIC!

It's a shame I picked that day to play my worst golf of the year! Hopefully this year's version will be better.

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6 minutes ago, MaxEntropy said:

Sounds fun, @tony@CIC!

It's a shame I picked that day to play my worst golf of the year! Hopefully this year's version will be better.

👍

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Tony, when did you get you complete your green roller apprenticeship? 😆  Sounds like a fun venue, enjoy!

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1 hour ago, fixyurdivot said:

Tony, when did you get you complete your green roller apprenticeship? 😆  Sounds like a fun venue, enjoy!

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I watch these guys every morning with my first cup of coffee. I'd love to try out that roller. 

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Cobra King F-9  5 wood
:ping-small:  410  Hybrids 22*, 26*

Cobra Speed Zone 6-GP/Recoil ESX 460 F3 Shafts 

:titelist-small: SM7 54* Wedge

:ping-small: Glide 3.0  60* Wedge

:odyssey-small: O Works putter
:918457628_PrecisionPro:NX9-HD

:CaddyTek: - 4 Wheel 
:footjoy-small: - too many shoes to list and so many to buy

:1590477705_SunMountain: And  BAG Boy

Golf Balls: Snell MTB-X 

2020 Official Tester :SuperSpeed: Beginning Driver Speed  - 78

2019 Official Tester :ping-small:  410 Driver

2018 Official Tester :wilson-small: C300

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15 hours ago, tony@CIC said:

I watch these guys every morning with my first cup of coffee. I'd love to try out that roller. 

I think a part time course maintenance crew job would be fun... particularly if it comes with free or discounted rounds 👍.  

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Caleb Davem, the first place finisher will be someone to watch, he's a sophomore at Ohio State. My wife watched him drive the first green (actually past the green) on #1 which is 360 from the tips.  A chip and a putt for a bird. Interestingly he was -5 on the front which is the more difficult of the two nines and only picked up 1 stoke on the back. 

https://www.noga.org/2021/05/17/live-scoring-u-s-open-local-qualifying-at-catawba-island-club/

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Left Hand orientation

:ping-small: G410 SFT driver 

Cobra King F-9  5 wood
:ping-small:  410  Hybrids 22*, 26*

Cobra Speed Zone 6-GP/Recoil ESX 460 F3 Shafts 

:titelist-small: SM7 54* Wedge

:ping-small: Glide 3.0  60* Wedge

:odyssey-small: O Works putter
:918457628_PrecisionPro:NX9-HD

:CaddyTek: - 4 Wheel 
:footjoy-small: - too many shoes to list and so many to buy

:1590477705_SunMountain: And  BAG Boy

Golf Balls: Snell MTB-X 

2020 Official Tester :SuperSpeed: Beginning Driver Speed  - 78

2019 Official Tester :ping-small:  410 Driver

2018 Official Tester :wilson-small: C300

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On 5/19/2021 at 12:27 PM, tony@CIC said:

Caleb Davem, the first place finisher will be someone to watch, he's a sophomore at Ohio State. My wife watched him drive the first green (actually past the green) on #1 which is 360 from the tips.  A chip and a putt for a bird. Interestingly he was -5 on the front which is the more difficult of the two nines and only picked up 1 stoke on the back. 

https://www.noga.org/2021/05/17/live-scoring-u-s-open-local-qualifying-at-catawba-island-club/

It's pretty sick how good some of these guys are and they aren't close to being on tour.  There's a guy whom I have played with a couple of times, a mini tour hero, who is 25 and still chasing the dream - he shot 64 at his regional qualifier so he's moved on to the next level.  IMO he lacks the temperament to make it to the big time.  

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On 5/19/2021 at 12:27 PM, tony@CIC said:

Caleb Davem, the first place finisher will be someone to watch, he's a sophomore at Ohio State. My wife watched him drive the first green (actually past the green) on #1 which is 360 from the tips.  A chip and a putt for a bird. Interestingly he was -5 on the front which is the more difficult of the two nines and only picked up 1 stoke on the back. 

https://www.noga.org/2021/05/17/live-scoring-u-s-open-local-qualifying-at-catawba-island-club/

Tough Field and Tough Course if this guy didn't make it 🤣😂

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4 minutes ago, Golfspy_CG2 said:

Tough Field and Tough Course if this guy didn't make it 🤣😂

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Ya think his dad might be a golf fan😂

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:ping-small:  410  Hybrids 22*, 26*

Cobra Speed Zone 6-GP/Recoil ESX 460 F3 Shafts 

:titelist-small: SM7 54* Wedge

:ping-small: Glide 3.0  60* Wedge

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2018 Official Tester :wilson-small: C300

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2 minutes ago, tony@CIC said:

Ya think his dad might be a golf fan😂

Good chance!  Imagine the grief he probably gets in his golf groups...ha

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6 minutes ago, Golfspy_CG2 said:

Good chance!  Imagine the grief he probably gets in his golf groups...ha

I can just imagine what his coach said after finishing +11. "You're no Ben Hogan ...oh wait you are Ben Hogan"   or "you need to get fitted ...those Ben Hogan clubs aren't working for you"

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Left Hand orientation

:ping-small: G410 SFT driver 

Cobra King F-9  5 wood
:ping-small:  410  Hybrids 22*, 26*

Cobra Speed Zone 6-GP/Recoil ESX 460 F3 Shafts 

:titelist-small: SM7 54* Wedge

:ping-small: Glide 3.0  60* Wedge

:odyssey-small: O Works putter
:918457628_PrecisionPro:NX9-HD

:CaddyTek: - 4 Wheel 
:footjoy-small: - too many shoes to list and so many to buy

:1590477705_SunMountain: And  BAG Boy

Golf Balls: Snell MTB-X 

2020 Official Tester :SuperSpeed: Beginning Driver Speed  - 78

2019 Official Tester :ping-small:  410 Driver

2018 Official Tester :wilson-small: C300

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On 5/19/2021 at 10:27 AM, tony@CIC said:

Caleb Davem, the first place finisher will be someone to watch, he's a sophomore at Ohio State. My wife watched him drive the first green (actually past the green) on #1 which is 360 from the tips.  A chip and a putt for a bird. Interestingly he was -5 on the front which is the more difficult of the two nines and only picked up 1 stoke on the back. 

https://www.noga.org/2021/05/17/live-scoring-u-s-open-local-qualifying-at-catawba-island-club/

We've got two local kids playing in the Dallas sectional today. John Murdock IV, who grew up in Laramie, and turned pro, and Kirby Coe Kirkham, a University of WY player. John is holding his own and is even after 15. This sectional is loaded with PGA Tour Pros, including a former US Open Champ, Graeme McDowell, and Masters Champion, Mike Weir. Straight and seldom boys!

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2 hours ago, BKordon said:

We've got two local kids playing in the Dallas sectional today. John Murdock IV, who grew up in Laramie, and turned pro, and Kirby Coe Kirkham, a University of WY player. John is holding his own and is even after 15. This sectional is loaded with PGA Tour Pros, including a former US Open Champ, Graeme McDowell, and Masters Champion, Mike Weir. Straight and seldom boys!

Tough competition!

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:ping-small: G410 SFT driver 

Cobra King F-9  5 wood
:ping-small:  410  Hybrids 22*, 26*

Cobra Speed Zone 6-GP/Recoil ESX 460 F3 Shafts 

:titelist-small: SM7 54* Wedge

:ping-small: Glide 3.0  60* Wedge

:odyssey-small: O Works putter
:918457628_PrecisionPro:NX9-HD

:CaddyTek: - 4 Wheel 
:footjoy-small: - too many shoes to list and so many to buy

:1590477705_SunMountain: And  BAG Boy

Golf Balls: Snell MTB-X 

2020 Official Tester :SuperSpeed: Beginning Driver Speed  - 78

2019 Official Tester :ping-small:  410 Driver

2018 Official Tester :wilson-small: C300

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