Position: Clubhouse Porch

Email: dbray3751@gmail.com

About: Dave Bray is a member of the Fort Lewis College athletic department's Hall of Fame as a broadcaster.

Farewell for 2010, we’ll go golfing again next season

It has been a great season for golf in the Four Corners, and there still are plenty of good days ahead to hit the links before the white stuff tucks our courses to bed for another season. I will...

DATE: Sept. 28, 2010 | COLUMN: Clubhouse Porch

Early mornings, late evenings = fine golf aplenty

The early mornings and late evenings are getting a bit cooler, and that can mean only one thing: There still are some fine days left to get in some great golf and enjoy the upcoming change of...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2010 | COLUMN: Clubhouse Porch

Glacier Club to host 30th Randango Classic

Since several of the mainstay golf tournaments – normally contested in September – had their day under the August sun, the door was left open for several charitable events for the ninth month of...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2010 | COLUMN: Clubhouse Porch

Ska brews up two club champs at Hillcrest

Brewed by Ska, Hillcrest Golf Club crowned its men’s and women’s club champions last weekend. Aimee Fladt is the 2010 women’s club champion after she shot a two-day, 36-hole score of 173 in the Ska...

DATE: Aug. 31, 2010 | COLUMN: Clubhouse Porch

My apologies: Congratulations to Mr. Lynch

I begin this week’s column with a sincere apology for inadvertently moving the e-mail of the 2010 Dalton Ranch Golf Club Junior Club Championship results to another file. Let’s get this right by...

DATE: Aug. 24, 2010 | COLUMN: Clubhouse Porch

Rules are rules, but sometimes they’re ridiculous

I understand the point that rules are rules, and if they are broken, penalties occur. Dustin Johnson’s oh-no (as one television commentator so aptly described) as he grounded his club head in such...

DATE: Aug. 17, 2010 | COLUMN: Clubhouse Porch

Dalton Ranch crown gross, net champions

The ladies and juniors took center stage on the links this last week at our area courses, and we’ll begin with the Dalton Ranch Golf Club Ladies Club Championship on Saturday and Sunday. DRGC...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2010 | COLUMN: Clubhouse Porch

The good, bad and no-goes from last week

This is my catch-up week for activities which were, and were not, played in the last two weeks, so here we go.First, the Golfing for Kids with Disabilities Tournament, which was scheduled for May 1...

DATE: May 12, 2010 | COLUMN: Clubhouse Porch

McIlroy, 20, over Mayfair ... just ain't fair

Let me get this right: Divide 20 (the number of years Rory McIlroy has been on this Earth) by $1.152 million (thepayday for first place at Quail Hollow) and you get $57,600 for an annual salary...

DATE: May 5, 2010 | COLUMN: Clubhouse Porch

Brayometer predicts golf, or is that rain?

When it comes to predicting the weather, leave me out of it.  With insta-weather forecasts literally at your fingertips, it is not hard to say what will happen a few days from now,or even as you...

DATE: April 28, 2010 | COLUMN: Clubhouse Porch

Brennan, Engle win openin' Hopin' tourney

Friday's overnight rains did not dampen the spirits of the golf faithful who traversed the Dalton Ranch Golf Club'sfirst official tournament of the season - the Hopin' We're Open event...

DATE: April 21, 2010 | COLUMN: Clubhouse Porch

This season's 'Porch' ends with No. 700

It was a busy weekend for golf, and I'll get right to it with the 11th annual Four Corners Stroke Play Championship at the Dalton Ranch Golf Club.After a birdie on the second hole of sudden death,...

DATE: Sept. 30, 2009 | COLUMN: Clubhouse Porch