The Orion

Practice spots for golfers plentiful

Chico State golfer Lee Gearhart swings earlier this year. Photo credit: Emily Teague

Kevin Lucena

August 25, 2014

"Practice makes perfect" is something we hear said about every sport, but it’s especially true for golf, where just a few feet can be the difference between having a birdie putt or hitting into a hazard.Fortunately even in a smaller town like Chico, the local golf courses, both public and private, are happy to give members of the Ch...

Men’s golf season starts strong

Sophomore golfer Lee Gearhart clips the green during a swing. Photo credit: Emily Teague

Lee Masten

March 10, 2014

  The Wildcat men’s golf team kicked off the 2014 season with a strong come-from-behind win at the Cal State San Bernardino Coyote Classic tournament during the last weekend of February.   The 'Cats were behind on the final day of the tournament, but they were able to come back and win the tournament with a strong perfor...

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