FORE! Great day for golfers


Jim McCourt looks to get an early advantage on his group as he tees off at the first hole.

Jim McCourt looks to get an early advantage on his group as he tees off at the first hole.


Chris Lauer and Anthony Fior work to perfect their swings at the Oberlin Golf Club’s driving range.


Adam Cook attempts to get out of the sand and onto the green after an errant shot.


Photos by Jonathan Delozier | Oberlin News Tribune

Residents were eager to hit the links at the Oberlin Golf Club after severe weather narrowly missed the area on July 8. The 18-hole course was started with nine holes in 1922 and covers roughly 70 acres of land on Pyle-South Amherst Road.

Jim McCourt looks to get an early advantage on his group as he tees off at the first hole.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2016/07/web1_IMG_1553.jpgJim McCourt looks to get an early advantage on his group as he tees off at the first hole.

Chris Lauer and Anthony Fior work to perfect their swings at the Oberlin Golf Club’s driving range.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2016/07/web1_IMG_1559.jpgChris Lauer and Anthony Fior work to perfect their swings at the Oberlin Golf Club’s driving range.

Adam Cook attempts to get out of the sand and onto the green after an errant shot.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/44/2016/07/web1_IMG_1554.jpgAdam Cook attempts to get out of the sand and onto the green after an errant shot.