Village Cup finals to be set by sudden death final Friday morning

A nail biter went into the night in the Village Cup.

What happens on a golf course when it gets dark and the match is not over?  Play resumes in the morning. UPDATE: We’ve got the results from this morning’s sudden death playoff at the link below: http://www.villages-news.com/tierra-advances-semi-final-matches-mens-village-cup-glenview/  After a long weather delay, the two matches of Tierra vs Palmer and Lopez vs Mallory were sent […]

Tight competition continues in 2014 Village Cup at Glenview

Joe Huff, playing for Glenview, birdied his final two holes today to shoot a score of 69 and win his match 1-up against Herb Smaltz, of Lopez.

The first round of elimination matches of the 2014 Village Cup were played Wednesday at Glenview Champions Golf Course. All matches were very tightly contested with all three teams winning by one point or less. Havana defeated Orange Blossom by a score of 8 1/2 to 7 1/2. Lopez defeated Glenview by a score of 8 […]

Six-inch golf holes offered all of September at El Santiago course

A golf pro shows the difference in size between a regular golf hole and a six-inch hole.

Six-inch golf holes will be offered every day throughout the month of September exclusively at El Santiago Executive Golf Course. This will continue an ongoing experiment with larger golf holes. On the days the six-inch golf holes were offered at El Santiago earlier this summer, more people played the course than on “normal” days, said […]

Nancy Lopez inducted into Legends Hall of Fame

Villager Nancy Lopez, a three-time winner of the LPGA Championship (all of them at Kings Island – 1978, 1985, 1989), was inducted Thursday into the Legends Hall of Fame in French Lick, Ind., as part of tournament week at the Pete Dye Course. Inducted with her was Jane Blalock, founder and chief executive officer of […]