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Dec03

Memo from President Colombo

Posted on Dec 3

It’s been a busy month since I took over as President, so I want to provide a few updates for everyone.  First off, I am very excited for the year ahead and proud to be part of such an active and engaged Board of Governors.  We have a lot of ideas and plans to put in place for the upcoming year and are off to a good start. Committee Chairs and Assistants are in place.  The full list can be found on the Contact Us - Members Only page of the website, and...

Sep30

General Membership Meeting & Board Elections — Thursday, 18-Oct

Posted on Sep 30

Mark your calendars... our annual General Membership Meeting and elections for 3 positions on our Board of Governors will be held on Thursday, 18-Oct, starting at 7:00PM in the Ballroom of our Clubhouse.  This is a great opportunity to hear about the financial health of our club, review the major accomplishments for the past year and learn about what's planned for next year.  Our Course Superintendent (Peter Cavanaugh), our Head Golf Professional (Eric Haile), our Head Chef (Collin Reid), our Clubhouse Supervisor (Erika Johnston), all of our Committee Chairs and...

Sep13

The Old Man & His Greens — an article about Walter Travis

Posted on Sep 13

The following is an article authored by Tom Doak, and as found in The Met Golfer magazine: The Old Man & His Greens Walter Travis designed courses where intelligent finesse has the edge over pure power. Born in the Australian gold rush town of Maldon in 1862, Walter Travis took the opportunity to immigrate to America at the age of 23, when the hardware company he worked for decided to open an office in New York City.  He never looked back, and indeed never returned to the land of...

Aug28

New flags at SCC — thank you Scott Schlossel

Posted on Aug 28

By now you should have seen the new flags on our greens, and a Stafford flag flying below the American flag at our main flagpole by the putting green.  All have been donated by Scott Schlossel.  Our heartfelt thanks for his continued generosity.  Scott also funded the replacement of our flagpole a couple of years ago. The color schemes for the flags on the greens are as follows: Red/White is a front pin Yellow/White is a middle pin Blue/White is a back...

Aug23

New phone system at Stafford CC

Posted on Aug 23

As previously communicated, we've upgraded the Internet and business services at our club.  The new WiFi is Stafford_Guest.  That new network does not require a password... just link to it and connect.  The computer stations in the Clubhouse, Golf Shop, Pool, Halfway House, Maintenance Building and Business Office are also upgraded. We've also upgraded the club's phone system.  You now simply dial 343-9281 (the number that was formally dedicated to the Golf Shop), and you then enter the following to be connected to the desired person or area: 1 -...

Aug16

Reminder — if you play the Combo tees, please post hole-by-hole scores

Posted on Aug 16

This reminder goes out to all Men and Women who play our Combo Tees... please be sure to post your scores hole-by-hole.  That's the only way that we'll get the data to accurately set the Hole Handicaps for 2019.  Right now, the Hole Handicaps are educated guesses from the Golf Committee and Eric...