Tag: golf

No Tees allowed

Dave Bowles setting up for the tour

John Burkholder, 9MGA Communications You’ve been look’n for fun in all the wrong places if you haven’t joined the fun on Dave Bowles Golf Par 3 Tour. The tour tees off every other Wednesday (almost) evening between 4:30 and 5 p.m. as a shotgun start from challenging Wildhorse or Mustang par 3 only tee locations…

Support Our Troops Charity Golf Tournament set for May 5

The 2016 Support Our Troops Charity Golf Tournament

Sam Goodrich The 2017 Fidelity Investments Support Our Troops charity golf tournament will take place on Friday, May 5. Once again active duty military personnel from Fort Hood will also participate and be hosted by generous Robson Ranch residents who open their homes to the visiting military guests. A military guest honor dinner will also…

Golf course tours available

To better acquaint the Robson community about the golf course and recent improvements, the Golf and Greens Committee will conduct tours of the golf course in the afternoon on May 1, 2017. Watch for announcements in the HOA Bulletin.

Spring golf came early this year

With unusual warm late winter and early spring weather, Robson Ranch golfers are swinging, pitching, and putting on all 18 holes on the Wildhorse Golf Course. Some of you are new residents, others new to playing golf here, or regular golfers who need an update. The following provides some informative tips that will help you…

There’s a new golf genius in town

Tom Prohaska

John Burkholder, 9MGA Communications MGA9’s vice president, Tom Prohaska, is not the new golf genius in town, but he’s responsible for getting Wildhorse Golf Club’s new USGA Golf Genius tournament pairing software to perform like an eagle compared to the old GHIN Tournament Pairing Program’s double bogey routine. That was a little golf humor people,…

RRWGA kicks off 2017 season!

Diane Bent, president, on the right and Donna Phillips, vice-president of the RRWGA

Mary Beninato What a great way to start the Robson Ranch Women’s Golf Association 18 Holers for 2017! Diane Bent, president of the WGA 18, opened her beautiful home to host the welcome social for current members, new members and those interested. There were 60 ladies that attended and enjoyed the beautiful weather inside and…

Bill Vokes sinks his third life time hole-in-one

John Burkholder On Friday, September 16 of last year, Wildhorse Golf Club’s 9MGA annual member, Bill Vokes, sunk his third, yes third, lifetime hole-in-one. Bill’s first two holes-in-one date back to the last century, sometime in the late 1980s, at Vista Hills Country Club in El Paso, TX. So this one was a long time…

Wildhorse Lady Niners Putt – Putt around the clubhouse

February 7, 2017 the Wildhorse Lady Niners held their first social of the year. A 9-hole miniature golf course was constructed and monitored by the WLN members. Over 100 ladies were in attendance and tried their golf skills for a hole-in-one. Many joined the Niners that day. The winners were as follows: Overall winner, Jackie…