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  1. lucky7 added a post in a topic Can you spin the ball with wedge? How?   

    yea usually my ball just spins back a foot or so. But yesterday i was playing off of grass with dirt under it. I really hit down on my gap wedge and thhe ball looked perfect. The ball mark was about 2 inches from the hole. Guess where the ball ended up? 15 feet below the hole because it spun so much. That sucked haha
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  2. lucky7 added a post in a topic Vijay Singh   

    I've betted against tiger like that before and guess what....ull lose. He always seems to find a way to win. That being said vjay played really well that last couple of months. Its going to be interesting to c how he responds to tiger coming back.
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  3. lucky7 added a post in a topic When do you check your scorecard?   

    When i get off the 18th hole i add it up. I almost killed my friend the other day when he told me i was 2 over going into the 9th hole :(
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  4. lucky7 added a post in a topic Posting for H-Cap, Less Than 18 Holes   

    is it ok to post 9 hole scores. Next to the score it says 9 holes but does that mess up your handicap?
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  5. lucky7 added a post in a topic High School Golf   

    uhhh 20 hancicaps dont usually shoot 77.....right? haha
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  6. lucky7 added a post in a topic Ever had or witnessed a double eagle??   

    Was playing with 2 kids. One just had one the club championship that day. Anyway he crushed his drive way through the fairway. It was a double dog leg tho so he just had a blind shot to the green. He took out his 6 iron but we thought he was going to go in the water behind the green. He ripped it but we couldnt c where the ball went. I played out the hole and when we got to the green we couldnt find the ball. We thought it definetly had gone in the water. I go to pull the flag out and the ball is in the hole. The ball mark was about a foot from the flag. It must have slammed into the flag and went in. It was nuts.
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  7. lucky7 added a post in a topic Club Choice   

    Haha who said pros know that they can hit a driver straight? They hit other clubs because they are not positive they can pull off the shot. I was on a 380 yard 4 yesterday going into the hole even(first time). Now i could hit a driver 260-280 and have some type of wedge in. However not feeling overly confident with my driver i took out my 3 wood and put it on the 150 marker. Literally had to take a drop cause i was dead in the center of the fairway on the marker. It really is so much easier to control a 3 wood for me. Therefor i hit it whenever i can. The incentive is to hit a shot that they absolutely know they can hit consistently.
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  8. lucky7 added a post in a topic Interlocking Grip   

    uhh bad grip=bad swing might be a little strong. I've always had a stronger grip that i continuously fight but i have a pretty nice swing. That being said it certainly makes things easier to have a good grip. Having a ba grip complicated a swing but it doesnt make it a bad swing.
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  9. lucky7 added a post in a topic Well the results are in   

    haha yea thats what happened to me. I guessed i was around a 13 handicap because i average about an 85. So i started adding my scores in and put in a 40 from the back tees and all of a sudden im like a 6.7 haha. Now after 11.5 rounds im an 8.8 but thats because i just shot 78 today :) In a few more weeks ill be a little higher.
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  10. lucky7 added a post in a topic Are gap wedges necessary?   

    im not saying anyone cant use a 60. What im saying is that people use their 60 too much. Its a club for hitting high shots for when u have little green to use. People, especially high handicappers, use them when they could use a lower lofted club and roll it close.
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  11. lucky7 added a post in a topic Are gap wedges necessary?   

    You definetly dont need a lob wedge. I recently took my 60 out of my bag and i havent missed it. I chip with a gap or pw most of the time unless i need to flop(sw). Since u r a higher handicapper i would say to try not to use the 60. I see so many people using the 60 when they dont need to. Hit a nice bump and run and save yourself some strokes.
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  12. lucky7 added a post in a topic Do you have EXTREME ups and downs?   

    today i was 7 over through 4 holes. Then i parred the next 6 and ended up with an 84 haha.
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  13. lucky7 added a post in a topic Today I played my 10th round of golf...   

    yea when people tell me what they shoot and ive never played with them i usually dont believe it. A kid i work with started golf about 2 months ago and took a couple lessons and practiced for a while. So when i see him come in from his round i always ask him what he shot and he is always like 39 or 42. So i just say nice round. Now when we got out to play he shoots 62 on 9. Yet he still says he just had a bad day and that he has shot 78 before. He is just lying to himself haha.
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  14. lucky7 added a post in a topic High School Golf   

    haha my team is gonna be so good this year its not even funny. Even though i have gone from shooting low 90s to low 80s conistently over the next few months, i still wont start on our golf team. We have 6 kids who can shoot around par on any given day. Cant wait for senior year tho hhaha
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  15. lucky7 added a post in a topic Today I played my 10th round of golf...   

    why does ur handicap say u r a +7.9 haha?
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