Wedgewood Happenings — 05.01.2017

Saturday, May 6th is the Wedgewood 1-Person 18-Hole Scramble Tournament and $1000 Cash Shoot Out Game. There are still slots in both the 8:30 AM and 1:30 PM sessions.   The shoot out game will follow the completion of the tournament.  Senior tees are available for ages 60, 70 and 80.  The tournament entry fee is $45 per player and includes lunch.  Rental carts are available.  To sign up visit the proshop or call 417.926.5374.

A big thank you to our Cash Shoot Out sponsors — CHC Home Center, Cabool Lease Inc.,  Community First, Cabool Dairy Queen, Crowley’s Home Works, Landmark Bank,  Legacy Bank and Trust, Missouri Gun CO, LLC, Peoples Community Bank,  ReMax Farm and Home (Mike and Julie Thompson), River Rock Redi-Mix, Subway — Mtn Grove, Wher Ford and RV Mtn. Grove and WDT — Western Dairy Transport, LLC.

Scott Elliott, Grounds Superintendent, has completed aerating the greens which was a big task this year due to all the rain.  Zoysia in the fairways has also been aerated.  The grounds look good and due to the rain the grass is plentiful.  Some mornings and evenings have been cool for golfing maybe a mild blackberry winter but no freezing  temperatures.

Monday, May 8th will begin the Wedgewood league season and nonmembers can play for $5 league fees.   Monday Women’s League at 9:30 AM; Tuesday Evening Men’s at 6:00 PM; Wednesday Evening Women’s at 6:00 PM and Friday Cat & Dog at 6:00 PM.   Wedgewood has four new carts leased for the season plus the old fleet of carts.  Range balls are available (member discounts) if you would like to use the driving range.  Snacks are available for purchase and Wedgewood accepts debit and credit payments for transactions.  Currently the proshop is open daily except Mondays.

A new volunteer this season is Caboolian Karla (Hannah) Clark).  Karla retired two years ago and is looking to stay in touch with people.  Karla isn’t planning to golf but said she isn’t opposed to learning golf.  She is looking forward to using the swimming pool.   Karla is enjoying seeing familiar faces, visiting with old acquaintances  and looking forward to meeting all the members.



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