LUDLOW, Vt. – Two more skilled and lucky golfers made holes-in-one at Okemo Valley Golf Club. The two golfers who made aces during the month of September will see their names engraved on a plaque that hangs inside the Okemo Valley Golf Club clubhouse to honor those who have had the exhilarating experience of making a hole-in-one at OVGC.
On Sept. 6, Mike Noonan, of Lebanon, N.H., aced the 6th hole. This was the first hole-in-one made on that hole this season. He made the shot with his 7-iron from the white tee, for a 159-yard hole-in-one. M.C. Malbeouf, Scott Heald, and Andrew Shaw witnessed the amazing feat.
Marty Fino, a former OVGC member who was visiting from Oxford, Miss., on Sept. 11, aced the 4th hole. This memorable shot from the gold tee was made with a 7-iron for a 133-yard hole-in-one. Witnesses were Bill Jessup and Dick Spaulding.
Okemo Valley Golf Club is Vermont’s first heathland-style golf course and was designed according to the traditions of the game. The championship 18-hole golf course features a full-service clubhouse, indoor practice facility, 18-acre outdoor training center, fully stocked pro shop, and fleet of electric carts. The layout is a par 70 that measures 6,400 yards in length and features bent grass greens, tees and fairways with multiple tee areas on each hole, ensuring playability and challenge for all ability levels. Rolling hills, moderate elevation changes, and wide fairways with well-placed hazards enhance the heathland layout.
For more information about Okemo Valley Golf Club, please call 802-228-1396 or visit golf.okemo.com.