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Birch Ridge Golf Report: Skins Game and Pro-Am goes off without a hitch

What a week at Birch Ridge Golf Course! The Wells Fargo All Alaska Pro-Am and Skins Game got things started on Monday. Aaron "Baby Dex" Dexheimer posted a wonderful 67 on a challenging track for a first-place finish.
Birch Ridge report: As summer heats up, so do events at golf course

The pace of play is starting to pick up at Birch Ridge with a number of tournaments and events upcoming. The All-Alaska Pro-Am and Skins Game is set to take place July 14. The pro-am is a longtime favorite of golfers from all over state.
Birch Ridge Golf Report: PGA pro to host junior camp

Next Wednesday, PGA Golf Professional Chip Beck will host the Birch Ridge Golf Association Junior Camp. You read that correctly. Chip Beck is a four-time winner on the PGA Tour and a three-time runner-up in major...
Birch Ridge Golf Report: The eighth green is open and ready for play

...Camps at Birch Ridge Golf CourseThe miniature duffers will be out for Hook-a-Kid week May 27 to 31. The Birch Ridge Golf Association Junior Camp will be held June 9 to 13. Applications are available in the pro shop or you can visit www...
Birch Ridge Report: Sun means more weeks of quality turf

The golf scene here in sunny San Diego has been wonderful for the past week. Oh wait ? we're not in San Diego? This is still Soldotna, Alaska? I don't believe it! As my midseason form golf tan lines would tell you the weather and golf has been fantastic.
Soldotna hears from residents on Birch Ridge golf course

Soldotna City Council postponed voting on an ordinance that would prohibit synthetic drugs, including spice and bath salts, at the public meeting on Wednesday.
Bassackwards tournament makes triumphant return to Birch Ridge

...a two-year hiatus. We had 52 players this year! A fantastic number for an event that raises money for the Birch Ridge Golf Association Junior Program.For those of you living in the dark, or South Cohoe, for the last decade the Bassackwards...
Birch Ridge golf course is beckoning

Brrrr! What in tarnation is going on around here? Does the Earth know that our calendars are nearing the end of May? That winter is supposed to be over? I can see Wile B.
Birch Ridge columnist tries out anti-jinx on the weather

It is way too flipping hot out! How am I supposed to golf in sweltering Alaska heat? I miss the days when it was a brisk 34 degrees. That's golfing weather folks.
Birch Ridge named USA Hook a Kid on Golf site of the year

Nine years ago Bob Sizemore, golf pro Tom Walsh and the Birch Ridge Golf Association brought the first Hook a Kid on Golf program to the Kenai Peninsula. Hook a Kid on Golf is a national program started some 20 years ago in Florida by Fred Engh.


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