Happenings around the Valley for local golfers
April 17, River Park golf center will host a Taylor Made demo day from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
May 21-22, Riverside GC will host the Ladies Championship and Handicap Flights and the Men’s Senior, Masters, and handicap flights of the 89th Fresno City Amateur Tournament. For full information and to sign up email firstname.lastname@example.org.
May 28-30, Riverside GC will host 89th Fresno City Amateur Championship; 18 holes May 28th and May 29th to qualify for final round May 30th. For full information and to sign up e-mail email@example.com.
Upcoming: April 16-17, 36 hole NCGA Regional Zone Qualifier; May 21, President’s Cup; June 18, Sizzling Summer Special Tournament.
Results: March 27, Joan Rector Memorial Match Play Tournament, Championship flight (champions, Laura Smith/Junella Latona 2 and 1; runner-ups, Evona Sultenfuss/Alice Murrietta); Director’s flight (champions, Yolanda Miller/Sue Yamasaki 1 up; runner-ups, Angie Cisneros/Cindy Grazier); Consolation flight (1. Reva Neeley/Dollie Childers, 56; 2. Georgia Hunter/Diane Vasquez, 61).
Ongoing: For any questions regarding club membership info and tournament registration, go online at http://ghin.com/eclub/fresnoairwaysgc/.
Upcoming: Today and Tuesday, course closed for aerification; Wednesday, Wine Paring dinner at 6:30 p.m.; Thursday, Clovis East vs. Central, 2 p.m. tee time.
Bluff Pointe Golf Center
Upcoming: April 16, will host 2016 Roger Dunn Demo Day.
Ongoing: “First come, no tee time” rounds. Nine holes in under two hours. Call 559-275-0600 for details.
Christian Golf Club of Central California
Upcoming: Saturday, April Tournament at Dragonfly GC in Madera, 11 a.m. tee time, entries close Tuesday. For more information and to sign up, contact Norm Wiens at 559-289-0343.
Upcoming: Wednesday, will host US Cold Storage tournament, shotgun tee time at noon; Saturday, will host Greater Fresno Area tournament, 10:30 a.m. shotgun tee time; also, will host Christian Golf Club of Central California’s tournament at 11 a.m.
Ongoing: Every Thursday at 9 a.m., Ladies Club weekly tournament.
Eagle Springs G&CC
Ongoing: Women’s Club is taking new members for regular play on Wednesdays. Book a corporate, club or fundraising event. For info and to sign up, call the pro shop at 559-325-8900.
Ongoing: Monday special, $6 all-day golf (except holidays, cart not included); Tuesday-Wednesday-Thursday, nine holes walking for $10, $15 with cart, 18 holes walking for $17, $27 with cart. Friday all-day golf for $10 (cart not included). On weekends and holidays, play nine holes for $11 ($5 extra with cart) or 18 holes for $18 ($28 with cart). Children under 10 play for $5 all day. Pull carts $1.
Upcoming: Ladies Day, 9 a.m. Wednesdays; Thursday scrambles (men/women), 8:30 a.m. green fees plus $2.25; Saturday men/women scrambles, 1 p.m., green fees plus $11.
Fig Garden GC
Upcoming: Fourteen new membership programs for 2016, weekend-only membership option; June 25-26, Fresno County Amateur. For more information about new membership programs and amateur tournament, call 559-439-2928 or go online at www.figgardengolf.com.
Golf Channel AM Tour
Upcoming: April 11, Serrano CC will host Golf Channel’s AM Tour’s 18 hole tournament. For details and sign-ups, contact Sacramento/Central California Tour Director Steve Neer at 559-360-2720 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upcoming: May 6, will host 3rd Annual American Legion Post 100 tournament. All funds will support local youth groups and veterans. Four-person scramble format, sign up as a team or individually. The $75.00 entry per player covers green fees, cart, BBQ dinner and much more. Tee sponsors are available also. For full details and to sign up call Tom Hernandez at 559-381-2453.
Ongoing: Little Linkster junior clinics every Saturday at 10 a.m. (weather permitting). Five years and older are welcome. $25 per month, no equipment necessary.
Demo days: Pro club fitting advice every Saturday from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Launch monitor technology. Try out Ping, Titliest, Callaway, Taylor Made, Tour Edge, PXG & Muira.
Membership program: 2016 Players Club memberships still available. Members receive NCGA handicap, one dozen Titliest Pro V1s, access to NCGA qualifiers and guaranteed weekday/weekend green-fees rate of $20. Membership costs $110.
Specials: Ladies play for half-price every Saturday. NCGA Youth on Course always available. Call pro shop at 559-924-9658.
Len Ross Junior Golf Center
Ongoing: Free golf clinics, 1604 S. Teilman Ave., Fresno, boys and girls 8-17, all equipment provided. Group lessons also available. Details, sign-ups at 559-485-2724 or email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Madera G & CC
Ongoing: Equity memberships starting at $260 per month plus range and cart after $500 initiation; Platinum Non Equity membership $285 per month and includes cart and range, $300 initiation first 30 sign ups only; Friend Program 1-year maximum non equity $220/month includes cart and range, $250 initiation. For more info., call 559-674-2682 or e-mail us at email@example.com.
Madera Muni GC
Ongoing: Revolution memberships, $99.95 for seven days a week, $79.95 Monday-Thursday, includes green fees at seven other courses (cart required). Unlimited cart additional $99.95/month at home course. Unlimited range balls $19.95. Junior memberships $100 per year. Foot golf specials, adults play 18 holes for $8, kids $4.
Paso Robles GC
Ongoing: Under new ownership, call the pro-shop at 805-238-4722 or visit www.pasoroblesgolfclub.com for details.
River Park Golf Center
Demo Days: April 17, Taylor Made Demo Day, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., come out and demo the M1, M2, and RSi clubs free.
Ongoing: Youth on Course, $2 for nine holes; senior and military play nine holes for $7 on weekdays, $10 weekends/holidays. Pro instructors Cindy Vining, Patrick Horvath, Gary Green and Brandon Sherwood. Call 559-448-9467 or visit www.riverparkgolf.com for their profiles and rates.
Specials: Limited number of Green Grass Club memberships still available at $500 per year, which includes $200 range credit, free golf Monday-Thursday all day, free fitting, and access to the members-only all grass practice area.
New Group Lesson Program: Try our Group, Club or Company Free Instruction Clinic Program. Call the pro shop at 559-448-9467 for full details and to sign up your group.
Summer camp: Nike Junior Camps are back. Call pro shop or register online. Camps go 9 a.m. to noon Monday-Thursday and include Nike amenity package for participants. Dates are June 13-16, June 27-30, July 11-14, July 25-28, Aug. 8-11.
Upcoming: April 23, NCGA Zone Qualifier, 2-man team format. Sign up your team by April 17th; May 21-22, 89th Fresno City Amateur, men’s senior, masters and handicap flights, and the ladies championship and handicap flight; May 28-30, Fresno City 89th Amateur Championship flights. Applications available at pro shops and online at playriverside.com.
New Course Membership Program: Club 99 program consists of a one-year membership, costs $35 per month, includes $14 rounds with cart and unlimited range balls up to an hour before twilight. Call pro shop at 559-275-5900 or check online at www.playriverside.com.
Upcoming: April 10, April Tournament will be held at River Island GC in Springville. Register by Tuesday, call Jim Crawford at (559) 564-2363.
Sherwood Forest GC
Upcoming: April 10, Masters-Pro Member individual net plus pro’s score, 8 a.m.; May 15, member/guest day, 8 a.m. For more details and to sign up, call 559-787-2611.
Valley Oaks GC
Ongoing: Youth on Course, $5 after noon, seven days a week, $2 small range bucket.
Specials: Early Bird Golf and Cart Special, purchase 18 holes of golf with a cart between 6:30 a.m. and 7:30 a.m. and pay only $28.50 during the week or $36.50 on the weekends (tee times must be booked online to receive the promotion); Midday Golf and Cart Special, purchase 18 holes of golf with a cart between 11:00am and 3:00 pm during the month of April and pay only $34.50 per player during the week or $41.50 on weekends. (tee times must be booked online to receive this promotional rate); During the month of April purchase an in-stock Nike golf bag for only $95.95 plus tax; Adidas outerwear special, purchase any in-stock Adidas outerwear during the month of April and pay only $29.95 per piece, no limit!