The pace of local golf has slowed down a bit, but the weather has been absolutely beautiful for the sport when it has not been raining.

There is not much going on in the Calhoun County golfing world these days, and much of my time is spent watching college football on television. I have a theory that I wonder if others have as well.

There were aces flying at Silver Lakes on Friday and Saturday and they were coming out of virtually the same foursome. It sparked a little good-natured ribbing as well between the two different golfers who had aces on back-to-back days.

New Cider Ridge Golf Course superintendent Brian Woods most recently served as the golf course superintendent at Tiburón Golf Club, a 36-hole, Troon-managed facility in Naples, Fla. 

Steve Akers sank a hole-in-one on the converted par-3 ninth hole last week at Pine Hill. He used a 9-iron from 129 yards to get the job done.

The team of Matt Miller and Chad Watson shot a pair of 63s on Saturday and Sunday to hang on and win the Calhoun County Two-Man championship at Silver Lakes. The tournament is usually held as the season-opener for the Calhoun County Tour, but was delayed to the end of the year because of the…

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