November 16, 2019

Club Fitting Corner w/ Matt – Irons/Hybrids

In this issue of ‘Club Fitting Corner with Matt’, I’ll be discussing the fitting process for iron/hybrid sets. The goal of an iron/hybrid fitting is to achieve solid contact as often as possible, with a desired shot shape (typically the straighter, the better) occurring as often as possible. A sub-goal for a most people is […]

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November 15, 2019

Club Fitting Corner w/ Matt – Driver

As this is the first edition of ‘Club Fitting Corner with Matt’, I want to preface the fact that even though I am a certified Callaway Golf Master Club Fitter, this series will not be a Callaway commercial. Instead, I will be educating you on the importance of getting fit for clubs in your arsenal, […]

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February 8, 2019

Stop Slicing the Ball

Published By: Gary Brooks, PGA Director of Instruction Do you ever wonder why you slice the ball? First you need to understand why the ball slices. Here are the most common swing flaws that cause a slice: over-the-top, casting and bad alignment. These are the three basic reasons why the ball slices. Start with checking […]

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January 8, 2019

Is Your Address Posture Important?

Published By: Gary Brooks, PGA Director of Instruction How important is your posture, spin angle when you address the ball? I believe posture is a major factor in hitting the ball long and consistent. Think of any other sport you play or have played and how your posture was. If you were going to shoot […]

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October 5, 2018

Find More Power In Your Swing

Published By: Gary Brooks, PGA Director of Instruction Do you ever wonder why you can’t get the distance you want? Do you understand where power comes from in your golf swing? If you understand where power comes from, you can add distance to your game. First, it’s knowledge of the power positions, then it’s practicing […]

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September 20, 2018

Ryder Cup 2018

Written by Matthew Boesch, PGA Head Professional Ryder Cup week is finally upon us – my favorite week every two years! It’s Europe’s turn to host the 2018 event, which will be held at Le Golf National, just southwest of Paris, France. The weather forecast looks great in Paris for this weekend – mostly sunny […]

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September 12, 2018

Veteran’s Appreciation Outing

Published By Sue Venecek: Outing Coordinator On September 4, 2018 Hawk’s View Golf Club hosted its third annual Veterans Appreciation Day. We honored 144 veterans of all of the services, including many who served in World War II, Korea, Viet Nam and the Middle East. Our keynote speaker was Gary George Wetzel, a Medal of […]

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August 28, 2018

Golf. Beer. Football.

Written by Matthew Boesch, PGA Head Professional Ahhhh… fall is around the corner – my favorite time of the year! As with most people who live in the Midwest, I enjoy the cooler temperatures and the gorgeous color show of changing leaves. However, there is one thing that fall brings that really gets me excited […]

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August 13, 2018

Fall Stay & Play in Lake Geneva

Written by Matt Boesch, PGA Head Professional The fall season is just around the corner, and I can almost taste it. The crisp air, cooler temperatures, and the glorious color show of the changing leaves are coming soon. The fall season is definitely my favorite time of the year in Lake Geneva. While area beaches, […]

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August 7, 2018

PGA Championship 2018 – Bellerive Country Club

Published by Jake Bandi : Assistant Golf Professional The final leg of the PGA Tour Major schedule wraps up this week with the 2018 PGA Championship. Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis, MO (Let’s Go Blues!) is hosting the 100th PGA Championship. The last major that was held at Bellerive was back in 1992 where […]

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