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A FINAL SWING THOUGHT FOR THE WINTER DOLDRUMS

A FINAL SWING THOUGHT FOR THE WINTER DOLDRUMS

By Peter Harris Special to the Valley News (Published in print: Thursday, August 27, 2015) OK, time for the last column of the season. Have no fear, though; winter is a long way away, and there are still a lot of golf balls to hit for the rest of the season. However, you’ll need something...

FIND THE RIGHT BALL WITHOUT SPINNING OUT OF CONTROL

FIND THE RIGHT BALL WITHOUT SPINNING OUT OF CONTROL

By Peter Harris Special to the Valley News Wednesday, June 10, 2015 What golf ball should I be playing? This question is like when you’re staring at a menu and asking yourself, “Should I order a filet mignon or a flank steak?” You know you want the premium cut, but can you afford it? And...

TEEING FOR DRIVER NEED NOT GIVE THE BALL A BLOODY NOSE

TEEING FOR DRIVER NEED NOT GIVE THE BALL A BLOODY NOSE

By Peter Harris Special to the Valley News (Published in print: Thursday, July 23, 2015) How high do you tee your golf ball for a driver? The ideal height depends on what type of swing you have and what type of shot you want to hit. It’s kind of like grilling meat and vegetables and...

Amen Corner: A Sweep Way to Practice Swing

Amen Corner: A Sweep Way to Practice Swing

It’s the start of the golf season, and most of us are trying to find both the time to work on our golf swings and the time to do a little spring cleaning around the house as well. When it’s time to sweep out the garage of all the winter sand and dust and you’re...