Entries by Penobscot Valley Country Club

Cameron Smith’s trick for tight-lie chips: Turn more!

Source: GOLF.com By Luke Kerr-Dineen TOUR-TESTED TIPS: Golf’s best players make the game look effortless. How do they do it? That’s what we wanted to find out. Luckily, these guys were more than willing to talk. We tracked down Cameron Smith to teach us the secret to tight-lie chips. Cameron Smith: “Weekend players fear tight lies, but […]

When (and where) should you let a group play through?

Source: GOLF.com By Josh Sens The Etiquetteist: When (and where) should you let a group play through? The progression of golfers around a course is similar to traffic on city streets, replete with slowpokes, speedsters, bottlenecks and breakdowns. The difference is that traffic on a course is mostly self-policed. In the absence of strict laws and […]

Squat For Power

Source: GolfDigest By Sean Foley Tiger’s dip can add distance to your game One of golf’s oldest clichés is “maintain your posture” throughout the swing. The in-tent of the message is good: To help amateurs avoid rising out of the address position–either from a lack of hip flexibility or because they’re trying to help the ball […]

Phil Mickelson takes home record fifth title

2019 Pebble Beach Pro-Am leaderboard, grades: Phil Mickelson takes home record fifth title A Monday finish results in Lefty’s first win of 2019 Source: CBS Sports By Kyle Porter Phil Mickelson touched off the 2019 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am on Monday, a record-tying fifth of his career, the same way he sewed it up late on […]

Quick look at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am

Source: PGA Tour By Ben Everill AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am Preview The iconic coastal views of the Monterey Peninsula never cease to amaze. Add a flurry of celebrities like Darius Rucker, Aaron Rodgers, Tony Romo, Kelly Slater, Jake Owen, Huey Lewis, Andy Garcia and Larry the Cable Guy scattered throughout some of the best talent on […]