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Tuesday, October 18, 2011
The Fremd girls golf team capped off their season with a 10th place finish at state.
The Fremd girls golf team finished their season with a 10th place finish at state. In the first round, the Vikings were led by Junior Angie Kim who shot an 80 for eight over par. The other top scores for Fremd were a 91 from senior Christiana Kim, a 92 from senior Madison Zyer and a 95 from sophmore Jennifer Kim. Senior Payton McAbee and sophmore Dorothy Feng shot 102 and 109 respectively. The AA golf finals were held at Hickory Point Golf Course in Forsyth. Overall the team shot a plus 70 on the course. In the second round, Fremd shot a plus 66 on the course for a two-round score of plus 136 In the second round Angie Kim again led the way with an 83 followed by Zyer (88), Payton McAbee (88), Christiana Kim (95), Dorothy Feng (96), and …
Tuesday, June 28, 2011
The Salt Creek Rural Park District offers numerous youth activities including a golf league just for kids.
The Salt Creek Rural Park District offers numerous activites for children at the Twin Lakes Golf Course and Recreation Center. The overall policy at Twin Lakes is that golfers 11 and younger can play at any open tee time if accompanied by an adult. Twin Lakes also offers a pee wee golf academy for children 3 to 6 years old. and a junior academy for children 7 to 17 years old. There are corresponding leagues for younger and older children as well. Aside from golf Twin Lakes offers Kayaks and Kayak lessons for anyone 13 years old and older. The lessons cost $40. If you're looking for less strenuous fun on the water, paddle boats are available for rental. For more information on the offerings at Twin Lakes, visit the Salt Creek Rural Park …
Wednesday, May 18, 2011
Every week Frugal Family looks for deals in and around Palatine.
This column is dedicated to giving you great local deals each week that will help your family’s bottom line. You are a big part of this column. Let us hear about the deals you've seen. Just add them to our comment box. Then come back each week and see what we've uncovered together. Remember to check with the merchant for additional conditions: 1. Twin Lakes Golf Course & Driving Range: 1200 E. Twin Lakes Dr. Palatine Deal: Early Bird $8 Monday-Friday before 10 a.m.; twilight $7 Monday-Friday after 5 p.m.; anytime in between $10 Available: unspecified 2. Portrait Innovations: 20771 N. Rand Rd. Unit B-5A Kildeer Deal: Free bonus gifts of 8X10 graduation designer portraits plus 15 personalized announcement cards with purchase of the $9.95 …
Sunday, March 6, 2011
Palatine resident Liz Francis headed indoors to prepare for a golf trip.
It can be tough to keep your golf swing sharp during a long Chicago winter. For Liz Francis of Palatine, a visit or three to the Buffalo Grove Golf and Sports Center helps. Francis recently was at the center preparing for an upcoming trip to Florida. Francis is visiting the Sunshine State for five days later this month, just enough time for five rounds of golf, she said. “I’m an addict,” she said of her affection for the game. “I love it.” The idea of tuning up your game before a winter trip or in time for spring is not uncommon, said Craig Bertrand, a teaching PGA professional who conducts classes at the dome. He says his schedule usually starts getting busier around this time of year as golfers gear up for warmer weather. The dome at the…