Lake Ridge Golf Course Weekly Newsletter Sep 3, 2018
HAPPY LABOR DAY
There is no Monday Men’s League due to Labor Day. Hope everyone has a safe and fun filled weekend. As Summer fades and the leaves start to turn the golf course remains active. We now have open golf Tuesday, Thursday and Friday evenings. Please call the pro shop to book a tee time. With cooler temperatures and the fall colors, fall is a great time to play some golf.
We are happy to announce we have recently partnered with GolfStatus to enhance your golfing experience at Lake Ridge. The APP offers free GPS, game tracking, rewards, exclusive rates and much more. Whether you’re the avid golfer or a beginner, the APP provides you with the ability to track your scores, keeping stats and notifies you of personal bests. It even links you to your GHIN. And every time you play you earn reward points which are redeemable for some great prizes. Please click on the link below to download: www.golfstatus.com. So please take a few minutes to download this APP to your phone and start earning points today.
LEAGUE FINISHING DATES
Monday Men’s League scheduled to finish Oct 8. Includes 4 make-up matches.
Tuesday Ladies League finished Aug 28.
Wednesday Men’s League scheduled to finish Oct 3. Includes 2 make-up matches.
Thursday Ladies League finishes Aug 30.
Couples League 1 finished Friday Aug 10.
Couples League 2 finished Friday Aug 24.
Congratulations to Erin Kouba and Kris Foster for winning this year’s Tuesday Ladies League. 2nd place went to Gwen Haveman and Marcy Plautz and 3rd place was Sharon Campbell, Arline Anderson and Marsha Haag.
Congratulations to Mandy Bair and all of Martha Jenkins subs for winning the Thursday Ladies. 2nd place when to Kelli Eagen and Jean Ackerman. 3rd place tie when to Gwen Haveman and Marcy Plautz and Lynette Maneman and Linda Grunewald.
Would like to thank all the ladies who played in this year’s leagues. Can’t believe it’s over. Special thanks to Pam Rodis and Sharon Campbell for helping run the Tuesday League and Kelli Eagen, Jean Ackerman and Tracy Priefert for helping run the Thursday League.
TWILIGHT GOLF SPECIAL
We are happy to announce that starting Saturday Sep 1 we are introducing a new weekend TWILIGHT GOLF SPECIAL. Every Saturday and Sunday from 4:00 you pay for 9 holes of golf with cart and you can play the rest of the day. Fall is a beautiful time of the year to be outside and it doesn’t get any better with unlimited golf. So take advantage while you can and get you golf fix on. We all know what awaits us in a few months’ time…
UNLIMITED GOLF SPECIAL
The UNLIMITED GOLF special has returned. The $24.50 package includes all your golf, cart rental, a cold sandwich and chips and is available Mon – Fri. Our $29.50 package includes golf, cart rental, and a hot lunch from Fairways Restaurant and is only available on Fridays. Please note this golf does not include weekends or holidays and all golfers must stop playing at 4:00. This allow us time to get setup and ready for the evening leagues.
SENIOR GOLF SPECIAL
Are you 60 and over and love to golf? Well Lake Ridge Golf Course has a deal for you. Play all the golf you want for only $20, including cart rental. That’s right $20. Now that’s a deal. Please note this golf does not include weekends or holidays and all golfers must stop playing at 4:00. This allow us time to get setup and ready for the evening leagues.
COUPLES FUN NIGHT SEP 7 AT 6:00
We have scheduled a Couples Fun Night for this Friday Sep 7 starting at 6:00. Cost is $25.00 per members team and $50.00 per guest team. Price includes dinner and a chance at winning flag prizes. Please sign-up in the pro shop to ensure your spot.
HUSKER FOOTBALL – HUSKERS VS COLORADO BUFFALO’S SEP 8 at 2:30
Are you ready for some football??? Caddies Lounge is ready for some football. So why not come watch the Huskers open their 2018 season against the Colorado Buffalo’s this Saturday Sep 8 in Caddies Lounge. Kickoff is at 2:30. Enjoy Happy Hour rates during the game along with free jello or pudding shots every time the Huskers score a TD. We also have .50 cent elephant wings (minimum order of 6 – dine in only). Whether it’s our beloved Huskers playing , your favorite college team or pro team, why not come watch your team battle it out on one of our many TV’s. Sit on the deck, sit in the lounge, sit in the restaurant. Sit where ever you want. But wherever you sit always know that we will do our very best to ensure you have a great time. So put on you Red and head on up to the Ridge to cheer on those Huskers. GO BIG RED!!!
KYLE SORENSEN MEMORIAL GOLF OUTING SEP 8/9
The golf course will be closed the weekend of Sep 8 / 9 for the 16th annual Kyle Sorensen memorial Golf Tournament. Format is a 4-person scramble with two 18 hole scrambles scheduled for Saturday and two on Sunday. If you would like to play in this great tournament, please sign-up in the pro shop.
GLOW BALL 2-PERSON SCRAMBLE FRIDAY SEP 14 at DUSK
The final Glow Ball Tournament of the 2018 golf season has been scheduled for Friday Sep 14. Cost is $50 for a members team and $80 for a guest team. A buffet will be provided before we tee off along with raffle prizes. And let’s not forget the fireworks. Tee off will be at dusk which should be around 8:00 to 8:15. Glow ball fills up fast so please sign-up in the pro shop to ensure your spot.
RIP GOLF TOURNAMENT SUNDAY OCT 17 STARTING AT 11:00
The R.I.P. Tournament has been scheduled for Sunday Oct 7. Tee times start at 11:00. This is a handicap based tournament so everyone has a chance at winning. If you do not have a handicap, please let us know in advance so we can establish a handicap for you. Cost is $25 for members and $50 for guest. Price includes golf, prizes and food. The sign-up sheet is located in the pro shop. Please sign up in advance to better assist us in planning this event.
ANNUAL AWARDS BANQUET SATURDAY OCT 13
Please mark your calendar for this year’s annual Awards / Members Appreciation Banquet to be held on Saturday Oct 13. Social starts at 6:00 and dinner at 7:00 followed by the awards presentation. You don’t have to be a winner to attend. This is always a great evening and a great way to finish off the 2018 golf season.
BOOK YOUR TEE TIME ONLINE
Need to book a tee time? It’s so easy a caveman can do it. Just go to our website at www.golflakeridge.com. Not only can you book your tee time online, but you can view all the upcoming events for the season in the events Club Calendar. You can view our menu, order gift certificate’s from our online shop and keep up-to-date with the latest golfing news with my online news blog. It even links you to our Facebook and Twitter pages. So please take a few minutes to check it out and add to your favorites list.
Need to plan an event? Well look no further. Whether it’s a golf outing, retirement party, birthday party, class reunion or any social event, we look forward to working with you to plan and host your event and make it an enjoyable and memorable experience for all. An up-to-date schedule has been posted on our website at https://golflakeridge.com and has also been posted to our Facebook Page.
And speaking of Facebook, feel free to “like” and follow us on the Lake Ridge Country Club’s Facebook Page. Keep up-to-date with all the events and daily specials Lake Ridge has to offer. Please click on the link fb.me/BeaverLakeRidgeGolf. If the link does not work, simply cut and paste the link into your address bar on your web browser. Please feel free to rate us and give us any feedback that would allow us to better serve you.
We are open for dinner from 5 – 9 seven nights a week and now open for lunch from 11 – 2 Friday’s, Saturdays and Sundays. Whether you want to dine in the restaurant, Caddies Lounge or out on the deck, we are committed to providing quality food at a great price in a very comfortable setting. In a hurry or don’t feel like cooking, call us in advance for takeout orders.
HAPPY HOUR MONDAY – FRIDAY FROM 4 TO 6
Enjoy discounted prices on beer, wine and spirits in Caddies Lounge.
We now have Stella Beer.
MONDAY – CHEF’S CHOICE
TUESDAY – TWO LARGE TASTY FRIED TACOS
WEDNESDAY – STEAK AND EGGS
THURSDAY – CHICKEN AND STEAK QUESADILLAS
FRIDAY – STEAK AND FRIED SHRIMP DINNER
SATURDAY – RACKS OF BBQ RIBS
SUNDAY – CHEF’S CHOICE
TRY SOME OF OUR NEW APPETIZERS: FRIED PICKLES, MINI CORN DOGS OR PRETZEL BITES
MEMBER APPRECIATION NIGHT
Sundays are Members Appreciation night. All members get 20% off their food order. So come on out and take advantage of your membership for some great food at a great price.
PLAY CASS COUNTY KENO
Enjoy some dinner and drinks and play some Keno. Pick the winning numbers and win big $$$.
Darts anyone? Come on up and enjoy a few beers, play some darts in Caddy’s Shack and listen to some of your favorite songs on the Jukebox. You can also download the AMI Jukebox app to your phone and play the jukebox from your phone. Just do a search for AMI Jukebox under your APPS store and download the app. Once you have downloaded the app, select Caddy’s Lounge as your location. It’s quick and easy to setup.
We have Karaoke every Friday and Saturday starting at 9:00.
Director of Golf
Lake Ridge Golf Course