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Anyone here from PA??

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Just wondering to see if anyone is from PA and where exactly?  Im always on the lookout to play with different people.

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i was born and raised in stroudsburg and play in the poconos still quite often (just moved to NJ in november, hackettstown actually)...anyone else? i know i got one more guy who'd join us if we met up this spring...you guys in?

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Originally Posted by Gioguy21

i was born and raised in stroudsburg and play in the poconos still quite often (just moved to NJ in november, hackettstown actually)...anyone else? i know i got one more guy who'd join us if we met up this spring...you guys in?



Spring...it feels like it might be May before we can play again!!

Montgomery county here.

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if anyone wants, feb 25th-march 2nd...got a great deal goin for myrtle beach if you guys want to get in on it. my pops and i are headin down to play 5 rounds in 5 days...lookin at roughly $570/p including room, lunch and breakfast and 2 beers every round...can't beat it...

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"...and 2 beers every round"

Well, that takes care of the first hole.  I'm from the Pittsburgh Area, REAALLY missing the green grass right now!  Anybody else from da burg?  Also, I'm looking for a good indoor course in this area - AND GOOD INSTRUCTORS.

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Originally Posted by Gioguy21

if anyone wants, feb 25th-march 2nd...got a great deal goin for myrtle beach if you guys want to get in on it. my pops and i are headin down to play 5 rounds in 5 days...lookin at roughly $570/p including room, lunch and breakfast and 2 beers every round...can't beat it...


Thats an awesome deal !     Actually, heading to vegas this afternoon to play Wolf Creek & Rio Secco ... that is assuming I get airborne tonight with all the snow foracasted !    Never played out west - can't wait !!

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Marty.....Another Pittsburgher here (Cranberry Township actually).  Jim Cichra out at the RMU Island golf complex is pretty good, and of course the facility there is indoors.

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Originally Posted by Gioguy21

if anyone wants, feb 25th-march 2nd...got a great deal goin for myrtle beach if you guys want to get in on it. my pops and i are headin down to play 5 rounds in 5 days...lookin at roughly $570/p including room, lunch and breakfast and 2 beers every round...can't beat it...



Where did you get that deal! Wow.

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Dave and I are here in Erie, PA. Which may as well be Ohio to most of you, and NY to some of you... ;-)

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Doylestown here.  Play out of LuLu CC.


I play out of Indian valley


Originally Posted by iacas

Dave and I are here in Erie, PA. Which may as well be Ohio to most of you, and NY to some of you... ;-)



I used played fast pitch Memorial Day weekend in Erie..7th and 8th street park it think. Some bar in the right field corner that had pretty good wings and lots of beer if recall properly...

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Hey, Thanks Pyrhana!  I'll check him out.  I'd like to get a few lessons in before spring...  Start the season with some good habits instead of the usual bad!

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Originally Posted by darkhunter139

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Originally Posted by Gioguy21

if anyone wants, feb 25th-march 2nd...got a great deal goin for myrtle beach if you guys want to get in on it. my pops and i are headin down to play 5 rounds in 5 days...lookin at roughly $570/p including room, lunch and breakfast and 2 beers every round...can't beat it...

Where did you get that deal! Wow.


http://golfdesk.com/hot_deals.cfm

legends...check it out...*NOTE* added a round to it, that's why its a bit higher.

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I'm from Willow Grove, and I play a bunch at Five Ponds in Warminster, Bucks County Country Club, and wherever they have a good twilight deal. I used to live in Newtown, and played a lot at Makefield Highlands, but EXTREMELY pricey.

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