Golf Course Update-May 2019

by Chris Tritabaugh on May 20, 2019 1:44:14 PM

Golfer comments since the course opened have been very positive, far more positive than the weather. As frustrated as golfers have been with the...

How We're Preparing our Course for the 2019 KPMG Women's PGA Championship

by Chris Tritabaugh on Mar 29, 2019 10:00:00 AM

When it comes to preparing the golf course, the 2019 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship is both completely familiar and altogether different.

Part of...

Spring 2019---A late opening? Probably not!

by Chris Tritabaugh on Mar 26, 2019 9:00:34 AM

“I suppose all this snow means a late opening?”

“Not necessarily.”

2016 Ryder Cup Turf Recap

by Chris Tritabaugh on Mar 22, 2019 9:00:00 AM

The Turf Team Family

We had to make sure the conditions for the course were Ryder Cup-level, which meant bringing in a team of volunteers working...

Onward and Upward

by Chris Tritabaugh on Sep 5, 2018 1:43:39 PM

 

July Update

by Chris Tritabaugh on Jul 31, 2018 3:08:08 PM

One of the many things I’ve learned during my time as a golf course superintendent, is sometimes its best to let the golf course speak for...

Poa-Optimized

by Chris Tritabaugh on May 9, 2018 1:23:26 PM

Back in early September, I wrote of how we had worked to optimize in three different areas of the turfgrass operation-practice area, bunkers and...

Mid-April Golf Course Update

by Chris Tritabaugh on Apr 12, 2018 12:55:30 PM

This has been a spring to try a golfer’s patience. By this time last year, the golf course had been open for one week. Fortunately spending six...

Early Spring Golf Course Update

by Chris Tritabaugh on Mar 29, 2018 2:33:33 PM

Predictions of Opening:

As the winter winds down, and the inevitable question comes, “What do you think? When will we be open?” My typical...

Early Winter Update

by Chris Tritabaugh on Dec 13, 2017 1:33:18 PM