Get Ready to “Nine and Dine” With Glen Dube at Centennial

by Steven McGlone



With warmer weather on the horizon and golf courses in the Met Area open for play, all golfers need to remember to do their part and play responsibly. We are fortunate that golf is an outdoor activity that allows for a great physical and mental escape during these challenging times. However, adhering to social distancing guidelines and new protocols on the course remains critical to not only keep our facilities open for play, but to protect the health and well being of all golfers, staff members, and our communities.


Latest Info Available Foursomes 4 the Foundation currently represents approximately 30% of the annual revenue received by the MetGCSA Foundation. The use of these funds are purposed in accordance with the objective of the Foundation that is to promote research, scholarships, education and advocacy for the benerit of MetGCSA members and their clubs. Supporting the MetGCSA Foundation is ultimately an investment in your Club's future.


"It has come to our attention that during a routine DEC inspection, a certified applicator's records turned up an application containing Civitas and Daconil Action fungicide. Certain chlorothalonil fungicides and fungicides containing chlorothalonil as a mix, have a label restriction specifically saying not to mix the product with "oil" or "horticultural oil". In this case the fungicide did have a restriction on mixing with "horticultural oil" and as a result the applicator was issued a citation for mixing the fungicide with mineral oil. It is advised that before mixing mineral oil with a chlorothalonil product that the label be checked for a "horticultural oil" or "oil" restriction." We have confirmed with DEC that they view "mineral oil" as "horticultural oil".


Here are some pictures taken by Mike McCall around the GIS.


Powelton Club - GC Superintendent


Washington Club: Golf Course Superintendent

Washington is one of the oldest continuously operating golf clubs in the United States. It began as the Washington Field Club in 1889, changed its name to the Washington Golf Club in 1897, and moved from its old location, on the other side of Green Hill, in 1906. Washington’s golf course is still contained within its original 40-acre footprint. The club is as unpretentious as the clubhouse and the course. The Washington Club hosts about 10,000 9 hole rounds of golf annually. The Golf Clubhouse, Pro Shop and Course is located at 10 Golf Course Road in Washington Depot, CT 06793.

Trump Nat'l Golf Club- Westchester: Assistant Superintendent

Trump National Golf Club is a Jim Fazio design and is located 30 minutes north of NYC in Westchester County. The property consists of an 18-hole golf course, practice facility, clubhouse, 4 clay tennis courts, pool and 16 townhouses. This position is an excellent opportunity for learning and growth within the ever-growing Trump Golf portfolio. The successful candidate will be involved in all aspects of turf management including: Chemical applications, water management, budgeting, staff management, daily planning and record keeping/reporting. The assistant will work closely with the superintendent, other assistants, mechanic and a crew of approximately 16 during the season.

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