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Drought Forces Woodlake Golf Course To Close

A dried up fairway, and a dusty green. "When we first got there in 2001, the water level was 17 feet down," Hank’s Swank Woodlake Ranch Golf Course Owner Hank Bochini said. Hank’s Swank Woodlake Ranch Golf Course once a lawn of lush, green grass now a dry deserted pasture. The …

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Clovis East Grad DeChambeau Wins NCAA Golf Championship

Clovis East graduate Bryson DeChambeau (SMU) finished with a 71 on Monday to win the NCAA Men’s Golf Individual Championship with a 280 overall score. DeChambeau becomes the second Clovis native to win the NCAA Men’s Golf National Championship.  Buchanan grad Kevin Chappell won the title in 2008. The junior …

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Golf Courses Cutting Back On Water Use

In his 30 years of golfing, Steve Amaro says he’s never seen courses this brown. "This is the driest I’ve seen it in years," Amaro said. Golfers of all levels feeling the effects of the drought and the impact it’s having on their game. "I figure the ball is going …

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