e h T re e Fo On e n O April 28 2017 Issue 2 Volume 2 Southern Alberta s Golf News Players take on Picture Butte Golf Club during the season opening Member Guest Tournament April 22 1701 Mayor Magrath Drive S swirlsicecream ca Everything You Crave Follow us on Twitter Facebook for the location of our Swirls Ice Cream Truck Windy City Sports Southern Alberta Sports All The Time www windycitysports ca
e h T re e Fo -On e n O  April 28, 2017 Issue 2 Volume 2  Southern Alberta   s Golf News  Players take on Picture Butte Go...
2 On Southern Alberta s Golf News Kowolchuk repeats as Frontier Conference medalist Men s Adidas adipower boost 3 Regular 199 95 Now only 159 95 jwalkergolf com While Supplies Last Gina Kowolchuk Photo courtesy University of Great Falls Magrath s Gina Kowolchuk defended her Frontier Conference title running away with the 2017 title The University of Great Falls junior shot rounds of 75 75 71 at the Arizona State s Karsten Course on Tempe AZ April 24 26 claiming the conference championship by a whopping 18 strokes I had been confident going in said Kowolchuk after the final round I had been putting up some good scores putting and hitting it well Even with her game in top shape Kowolchuk was surprised by the size of her victory There are a lot of girls out there with a lot of talent she said To pull it off was a really good win A key for Kowolchuk was a bounce back after taking an early 10 She says she was determined not to let one bad hole affect her tournament To blow up like that and come back was a huge confidence boost she said After that I had a chance at four birdies in a row and starting rolling the ball better The win was Kowolchuk s fourth of the season and continues her remarkable season The whole season has been a blur between golf and school she said I had no idea this year would be this successful and that I would be able to play this consistently The win also earns Kowolchuk an automatic berth in the NAIA Women s National Championship to be held May 23 26 at PGA National in Palm Beach Gardens Fl This will be Kowolchuk s second trip to the tournament and she looks to make a good impression She s excited to be representing UGF at the tournament I m just going to keep practicing and get prepared for the tournament she said I know it s a boost for everyone in the school and for golf at the school to have a player get the national attention
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On Southern Alberta s Golf News 3 Renos continue at Raymond Golf Club A multi year renovation at the Raymond Golf Course continues this spring with some major changes New cart paths which began last year were completed this spring and work has begun to reroute and change some holes We re pretty excited with where things are said Kim Jones with the club A major change will be a new green for the par three seventh hole The current green sits atop a hill and requires a shot over a pond and up a hill The new green will be moved to the bottom of the hill and adjacent to the pond requiring a Changes to the Raymond Golf Club include a new seventh green on which construction has begun much tougher shot Work has already begun on a retaining wall for the pond and green construction will begin shortly To me it s going to be the signature hole for the golf course said Jones It s really going to try a lot of people s patience The course will also be toughened up with new tee boxes being built providing multiple tee shots for each hole It will really change the angles that some holes play said Jones People will actually have to play the course not just blast it down the fairway Heavy machinery has also been brought in to reshape the current driving range The range will become a complete practice facility complete with a large putting green Butte Bottle Depot Monday Friday 9 to 5 Saturday 9 to 4 403 732 5667 100 Guaranteed Money Back Tuesday to Saturday 10 30 to 5 403 654 2121 Vauxhall Bottle Depot
On  Southern Alberta   s Golf News  3  Renos continue at Raymond Golf Club A multi-year renovation at the Raymond Golf Cou...
4 On Southern Alberta s Golf News Ask the Pros Work continues on the Raymond Golf Club s new driving range and practice facility Expect more changes to come in Raymond Proper Wrist Hinge One of the best drills to get the feeling of a proper wrist hinge is to stand up straight while holding an iron out in front of you about waist high with your regular grip the club the shaft should be parallel to the ground Then hinge your wrists while keeping the left wrist flat and looking up at the sky This drill puts your wrists in the perfect hinged position From here you could simply rotate your shoulders about 90 degrees and then bend over slightly at the hips you are now in the perfect backswing position Josh Walker PGA of Canada Class A Professional Golf Instructor at Bridge Valley Golf Course J Walker Golf 403 942 0477 or jwalkergolf com email jwalkgolf gmail com Noe Rauda 4 12 PM Mortgage Professional Tel 403 795 3001 www noerauda com Dominion Lending Centres Mortgage Excellence Independently Owned Operated Continued from Page 3 The Town of Raymond owned course has benefitted from a commitment by the town to enhance to facility Jones says the town has been fully behind the renovations All the things that have happened have been great said Jones The town has been great with their support for us Renovations will continue throughout the season and into the fall Plans call for a renovation to the canal that runs through the property as well as other improvements We re just so excited for next year said Jones We want to be the nicest nine hole course in Southern Alberta The whole crew is working hard and COBS BREAD putting in lots LETHBRIDGE of hours working towards 21 Southgate Blvd S our goal Lethbridge Alberta That goal is to 403 393 9286 provide Southern Alberta golfers with a top of line the line course in a small town atmosphere 2482_Lethbridge_Logo indd 1 2016 09 27 We want everyone to come out and have a great experience with us
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On Southern Alberta s Golf News 5 New pro looks to create buzz in Magrath The Magrath Golf Club has a new face in the clubhouse this year Adam Bayne takes over as the Head Professional and Clubhouse Manager this season after one year at the Springs Course at Radium and three years at Eagle Ranch Golf Club Bayne also brings a background in the entertainment and hospitality industries to the position Bayne is excited to be in Magrath getting the opportunity to continue with the course s managing partner the Windmill Group I felt they were an amazing fit and I definitely wanted to continue with them so that s what brought me here he said Bayne says he wasn t sure what to expect taking over a small town club but has felt right at home since his arrival in Magrath First of all it s a fantastic track target golf at its best and with the winds blowing there s a hint of links out there he said I fell in love with it the first time I set foot here Bayne launched the wildly successful Rediscover Magrath campaign earlier this month as he looked to bring golfers back to the course The promotion allowed golfers to enjoy a free round and gives the course a chance to show off their facility It was a great opportunity to create some buzz he said We really wanted to show people that we were worth the drive convince them in the value of our product and give them incentive to come back With his hospitality experi ence Bayne set out to rebrand the clubhouse restaurant as well Renamed the Windjammer Lounge and Caf Bayne brought in a Red Seal chef to the facility and looks to attract not just golfers to it We wanted our offerings to be a fit not just with the golfers but with the community he said We were really looking to boost the clubhouse experience Bayne praised the staff at Magrath for their hard work in the past and looks forward to the coming year with them We have a great team here he said It s very easy to sell something that you truly believe in For more information on the Magrath Golf Club call 403758 3054 or visit magrathgolf com The sun was out and green running true at the Picture Butte Golf Club s Opening Season Member Guest tournament April 22 Lethmortgageguy ca Jason Hueppelsheuser 403 795 0802 jhueppelsheuser mortgagealliance com
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On Southern Alberta s Golf News Henderson Lake Events Aprl 30 Ladies Fashion Show Golf May 20 22 Chinook Classic May 26 Soccer Golf June 7 18 HLGC McClennan Ross Junior 7 Open August 16 17 Senior Club Championship July 8 Centennial Celebration August 25 Soccer Golf July 15 16 City Amateur August 26 Mixed Open Scramble July 22 Mixed Club Championsip September 2 4 Southern Alberta Amateur July 24 27 Alberta Men s Senior Championship September 9 Ladies Open Scramble Auguist 5 7 Ladies Classic August 12 13 HLGC Club Championships September 16 17 Hal Brown Tournamwent September 21 Senior Men s Open Scramble Magrath Events May 27 Garden City Classic Keho Park Events June 24 25 Men s Open June 17 Dice Game July 11 Senior Men s Open July 1 Flag Day Tournament July 22 Mixed Open July 15 Men s 2 Ball Challenge July 29 Club Championship August 11 3 Man Senior Best Ball September 2 Friends of Keho September 3 North vs South September 9 Men s League Wind Up August 10 Senior Men s Scramble August 13 Dennis TAK Memorial August 19 Ladies Scramble September 9 10 Men s Scramble October 14 Cross Country September 10 Mix League Wind Up Picture Butte Events May 25 Senior Men s 2 Ball May 27 Ladies Open Scramble June 3 4 Men s Open Scramble June 17 Mixed 2 Ball July 8 Mixed Open Scramble July 15 Ladies Net Best Ball Augut 5 6 Club Championship August 19 20 Men s Open 2 Ball August 31 Senior Men s Scramble September 16 String and Jelly Bean Scramble Date Night Last Friday of Every Month Land O Lakes Events June 10 11 Men s Scramble Have a story we need to know about We want it Contact us at 403 892 0853 or info theforeoneone com or visit us at TheForeOneOne com
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