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Broke 90 ... again ... yesterday

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by three_bags_full, Dec 30, 2006.

  1. three_bags_full

    three_bags_full Well-Known Member

    Back in 2002 I had a job that allowed me to play almost every day. I'd gotten down to 83 (best round) and averaged about 85. Then, I took a job that afforded me absolutely zero time to play. I've struggled since to get back to 90, and now below. It was lots of fun when I realized it was going to be close.

    48 on the front. 41 on the back.

    Two 8s on the front, dropping one in the water on each.

    The back was pretty fun. Ended with four pars and a birdie.

    Anyone else hit a milestone recently? Or, just have some good stories?
  2. Dirk Legume

    Dirk Legume Active Member

    This one time...at band camp. ;D

    OH, good GOLF stories.
  3. Two eights and under 90?
    Somebody got the hot putter, I'm thinking.
  4. Clever username

    Clever username Active Member

    I missed a hole in one by about three feet once and finished with a bogey.
  5. three_bags_full

    three_bags_full Well-Known Member

    I did, in fact. Several nice up-and-downs for par.
  6. Channelled a little Seve, did we?
  7. Sam Mills 51

    Sam Mills 51 Well-Known Member

    Could have also chipped/pitched a few close enough for kick-ins.

    I finally got my clubs back, but arthritis tends to get at the elbows if I play too often. Knees start to creak, as well.
  8. CarlSpackler

    CarlSpackler Active Member

    I thought this thread was about hours worked.
  9. three_bags_full

    three_bags_full Well-Known Member

  10. OTD

    OTD Well-Known Member

    Congratulations, 3BF. I can dream of breaking 90, but I'd have to break 100 first.
  11. three_bags_full

    three_bags_full Well-Known Member

    I played quite a bit this fall. I didn't have class on Friday last semester, and some buddies and I played about three times a month.

    Those rounds helped me a lot. I found the groove I'd been missing with my driver, and rolled two past 300 yesterday -- one on a 320 yard hole I eventually bogied *shakes head in shame*.

    Like they say, you drive for show ...
  12. MU_was_not_so_hard

    MU_was_not_so_hard Active Member

    See, that's why I play with another guy who sucks. That way I don't feel so bad. Pretty sure we both shot 108s last time.
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