GOLF: Area courses poised to open

Posted by: MBR on Fri Apr 11th, 2014 7:43 am
GOLF: Area courses poised to openCold weather took its toll, but winter is releasing its grip slowly but surely.By Gary Hawkins Golf courses in southern Maine are opening like crocuses this time of year, and that spring-time cheer is slowly spreading north. As of midweek, 13 courses were open or about to open, according to the Maine State Golf Association. Here in central Maine, nine-hole Sheepscot Links in Whitefield opened four holes last weekend and plans to open five more by Saturday. Natanis in Vassalboro also plans to open 9 or 10 of its 36 holes by the weekend...Read more: ... open_.html