Thursday, September 29, 2011

Girls Go Golfing Seventh Event at Stanton Ridge CC Tee Times Posted

TUESDAY, OCT. 4, 2011

On-site Coordinator: Susan Campbell
Adult volunteers: Betsy Clark, Sooha Lee

Marissa Castaldo
Kaitlin Flynn
Nicole Petrocchi
Deanna Smith

Katie Lee
Hayley Katz
Rachel Saperstein
Lizzie Venditti

Lauren Magro
Sarah Potter
Jess Reed
Emily Magro

Celena Stoia
Sara Hardwick
Lexi Semanchik
Juliet Lardieri

Sydney Smit
Lizzie Upwood
Sarah Upwood
Julia Apsel

Saturday, September 24, 2011

2011 Girls Go Golfing Friends & Fashion on the Fairway

Finding friends along the fairways

 Link to Hunterdon County Democrat newspaper photographs and fashion on the fairway summary
Rocking the knee socks!
Miles of smiles!
From left to right GOLF is all right~
In red, white & black:we enjoy giving that golf ball a WHACK!
Golf's future is looking great.
There's no place like golf.
Friendships forming along fairways.
Looking anything but blue at Heron Glen.

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Girls Go Golfing sixth event at Heron Glen on Thursday Sept.22 starts at 4p.m.


Win a prize for dressing up as "twins,"              "coolest knee socks,"
 "UNICOLOR,"           "opposites" or "favorite golfer."


HAVE FUN WITH with fashion & friends along the FAIRWAYS!!!!

Read these reminders: 
1. Play ends at 6:30 p.m. 
2. You will receive an email by 2 p.m. if we need to cancel. 
3.  Post-round thank you notes FEEL FREE to tell Jason what an awesome job golf pros Drew & Phil  did for us sent via snail mail to:

Jason Lenhart, PGA
General Manager High Bridge Hills

203 Cregar Road
High Bridge, NJ 08829

Have fun planning your FAIRWAY FASHION!!! Kudos to sisters Lizzie & Sarah for dressing as twins on Tuesday at High Bridge Hills!

With excitement & enthusiasm,

Lydia & Johnny
GGG co-directors

Sunday, September 18, 2011

Girls Go Golfing Salutes 16-year-old Lexi Thompson as YOUNGEST EVER to Win a Professional Golf Tournament

[Click on link below]
Thompson Claims Her Place in History!

She is mentoring one of our own GGGers Zora (Moore).

Congratulations, Lexi: YOU RULE!

Opening Girls Go Golfing Event Results

Thanks to Mother Nature, the 2011 Girls Go Golfing season was delayed a week with the opening event taking place at the High Bridge Hills golf course on Tuesday, Sept. 13.

A total of 23 competitors were on hand for the four-ball and scramble competitions that day. The team of 8th grader Allyson Wentworth of Greenwich Township and Hunterdon Central sophomore Marissa Castaldo of Raritan township posted a 9-hole score of 36 to win the four-ball division, scoring birdies on the 6th and 7th holes. The team of Central senior Deanna Smith of Readington Township and New Hope-Solebury sophomore Jess Reed posted a 41. Flemington-Raritan 6th grader Kaitlin Flynn and West Morris junior Stephanie Turci posted a 46 to best opponents Central junior Lizzie Venditti of Raritan Township and sophomore Jess Wild of Delaware Township (48).

The foursome of 8th grader Inna Dowd of Raritan Township, Central sophomore Celena Stoia of Raritan Township, Bridgewater sophomore Rachel Saperstein and 5th grader Sara Hardwick of Raritan Township carded a 3-over-par 39 to earn medalist honors in the 4-person scramble competition.

The 11-and-under quad featuring Julia Apsel of Glen Gardner, Sydney Smit of Lebanon Boro, and sisters Lizzie and Sarah Upwood of Glen Gardner finished their round with a birdie on the uphill par 3, 5th hole. Rounding out the competitors at High Bridge were Gianna Castaldo, Natalie Fella, Katie Lee, Lexi Semanchik, Emily Magro and Lauren Magro.

Temperatures dropped as 18 girls teed it up on Thursday, Sept. 15 at the Beaver Brook Country Club for the second leg of the GGG fall competition. The team of Flynn and Wentworth placed first in the 2-person scramble competition with 41, featuring four pars and Wentworth driving the 226 yard par 4, 3rd hole.  Castaldo and Sarah Potter of Bridgewater-Raritan were second with a 45, followed by the tandem of Central junior Nicole Petrocchi of Readington Township and 7th grader Katie Lee of Raritan Township with 47. Also competing were Bloomfield freshman Isabel Gonzalez, Bridgewater sophomore Haley Katz, Raritan Township 4th grader Juliet Lardieri and 6th grader Chole Stoia, as well as Apsel, Smit, Lizze Upwood and Sarah Upwood.

The GGG competitors were scheduled to tee it up on Tuesday, Sept. 20 at High Bridge Hills, then travel to the Heron Glen Golf Course on Thursday, Sept. 22. Heron Glen's event will be a themed golfing affair featuring Fashion on the Fairway. Players are encouraged to come dressed as twins, all in one color and wearing their coolest knee socks while vying for "on-the-spot" prizes if they answer rules and etiquette questions correctly.

The final GGG events include Oct. 4 at the Stanton Ridge Country Club, Oct 6 at the Copper Hill Country Club and October 11 at Raritan Valley Country Club. Participants are asked to  bring a donation to benefit the Flemington Food pantry at the final event.

Thursday, September 8, 2011


Hi, everyone:

Due to course conditions at Beaver Brook (we spoke to them this morning) and impending weather today's GGG event is canceled.

GGG OPENING DAY will be at High Bridge Hills on Tuesday, Sept.13 with approximate tee times as follows:

advanced--4:00 p.m.
intermediate--4:20 p.m
beginners--4:40 p.m. 

Players and/or parents  be sure to sign-up for Tuesday, Sept. 13.

Adult volunteers, let us know if you can help--thank you!!!

We remain undaunted, 

Lydia & Johnny

GGG co-directors

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

GGG OPENING DAY at HERON GLEN is CANCELED--rain,rain,go away!

PLAYERS, PARENTS & Adult volunteers: Kindly read & respond as appropriate:

1. Opening day is CANCELED.

2. CONFIRMATIONS for Thursday's event at Beaver Brook (Sept. 8) are now being accepted

a. Send us an email letting us know that you would like to play [or for adult volunteers--that you can help outon Thursday, Sept. 8.

Hopefully, all of you had a smooth, fun & exciting return to school today!

With enthusiasm,

Lydia & Johnny

GGG co-directors

Thursday, September 1, 2011

Countdown to GGG 4th Season Opening Day!


where to stand, when to talk, when to walk, safety first, marking a ball and more!

Golf Etiquette for beginners, intermediate & advanced players!