So why am I reporting it? Drummond is blind, and the United States Blind Golfers Association believes she is the first totally blind female to record a hole-in-one. Her husband and coach, Keith, and two friends playing in a steady rain witnessed the shot.
When a river forms a part of the boundary of a course, the Committee must define it as a lateral water hazard. True or False?
PGA golf professional Tim Graves with the Graves Golf Academy spent some time during the recent PGA Championship watching the pros practice. He made two keen observations. First, "at least 9 out of 10 of the professionals on the range had at least one alignment-type tool on the ground when they were practicing. Some were as simple as a golf club pointed to the target, some much more elaborate devices." Second, "without exception, more time was spent on the short game practice area than the driving range. Time was spent working on putting, chipping, pitching and bunker play."
Saturday, Winchester Labor Day Committee annual golf scramble, Cassell Creek Golf Course.
Monday, Labor Day Scramble, Winchester Country Club.
Sept. 7, Bluegrass Chapter of American Red Cross Golf Scramble to benefit Clark, Bourbon, Powell and Estill counties, Southwind Golf Course. For more information, call 859-253-1331.
Sept. 17, Winchester/Clark County Chamber of Commerce Scramble, Winchester Country Club.
Mini-Golf Tourney Planned
The Dr. Thomas Walker State Historic Site at Barbourville will hold its first Mini-Golf Tournament Sept. 29-30 with divisions for adults and children 13 and under. For more information, call the park at (606) 546-4400.
False (Decision 33-2a/11).
Until next week, remember these words of Joe E. Louis: I play in the low 80s. If it's any hotter than that, I won't play.
Graham Johns can be reached at 745-2265 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.