Youth Golf Clinic
MLCC will be hosting a youth golf clinic for school age kids. Clinic will be held at the MLCC practice area on Wednesdays in July (8 / 15 / 22 / 29). Cost is $60 per child. Participants will be divided into three groups: students going into high school this fall (10am – 10:45am); students going into grades 4th thru 8th (11am – 11:45am); and students entering Kindergarten thru 3rd (Noon – 12:45pm).
The clinic will introduce youngsters to the game of golf with lessons on rules & etiquette; putting & chipping; irons; driving and course knowledge. Participants must provide their own clubs. Range balls will be provided. Longtime golf pro Tim Peterson and his daughter Lexi Peterson (4X state qualifier from Spoon River Valley HS and 2019 graduate of University of South Dakota where she had numerous Top 10 finishes) will run the clinic. Sign up sheets will be available in the pro shop or you can message Club Manager Angie Agan (309) 678-1996 to register. Payment (checks payable to Tim Peterson) and registration is due by Wednesday, July 1.
Maple Lane vs Timberlake Couples Challenge
The Maple Lane vs Timberlake mixed couples challenge will resume at Maple Lane on Sunday, July 19. Entry is $40 per team ($20 per player). The couples challenge will be flighted with payouts to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finishers in two (possibly three) flights.
All teams will be entered into a skins game. Teams will get playing assignments at 12:30 pm followed by a brief rules meeting. Shotgun start scheduled for 1 pm. Pizza and awards will be at approximately 3:45 / 4 pm.
Deadline to enter is Friday, July 17. Signup in the Pro Shop or call and ask Angie to add you to the list.
Dave Ramsay, President
Brandon Burwell, Vice President
Kevin Chaney, Secretary-Treasurer
Golf Course - Jason Centers & Mike Mercer
House & Grounds - Jenni Case & Kevin Chaney
Pool - Brook Bolton & Jason Wake
Social - Brandon Burwell & Greg Dawson