Central Florida League Winter highlights week two

Offense was the key to five of the wins in week two action as the batters found their swings. Paul Davis Restoration bested Ardens Jewelers 15-10. Doug Nantais had three hits to pace Paul Davis. Chipping two hits each were: Bob Kelly, Chick Cicatelli, Jack Nagle and Jack Rusnak. Arden got three hits from John […]

Central Florida League Winter highlights week one

The Central Florida League opened a new softball season last Tuesday with a slate of six games. Softball’s R Game pulled out a win over IHOP 8 – 7 with a five run seventh inning. SRG was led by Jim Ritchie’s 3 hits. Adding two hits were: Jim Stencil, Scott Marshall, Jerry Street, Bill Mitchell, […]

Villages couple has 11 holes-in-one between them

Jim and Christine Brown have had a total of 11 holes-in-one between them.

To Jim and Christine Brown, golf means a little more than what shows up on the scorecard. The Browns have a total of 11 holes-in-ones. Striking a chord for the ladies, Christine has seven to Jim’s four. Although there is a little friendly competition involved, a hole-in-one by either is a time of jubilation for […]

Villages High School golf coach named to national top 50 list of instructors

Wade Martin

Golf professional Wade Martin, who teaches at The Villages Golf Academy and also coaches The Villages High School’s boys golf program, has been named among the US Kids’ Golf list for top 50 instructors. Us Kids’ golf certified coaches are recognized in teaching golf to youngsters 12-and-under. Certified coaches team to leverage their expertise by incorporating […]

Bonita Pass Executive Golf Course to reopen Thursday

The District Executive Golf management team has announced the reopening of the Bonita Pass Executive Golf facility effective Thursday. “In our efforts to keep the infrastructure for our executive golf courses maintainable, playable and functioning correctly for years to come, the District continues with the recommendations and agricultural programs initiated at the start of the […]