Golf

  • Golf tourney to boost workforce housing

    Golf tourney to boost workforce housing

    BAR HARBOR — The 25th annual David R. Harding Memorial Golf Tournament, to be hosted by Bar Harbor Bank & Trust at Kebo Valley Golf Club on Tuesday, June 5, will benefit Island Housing Trust. “We look forward to using the proceeds to provide another housing opportunity for a year-round working individual or family on

  • Driving for rides

    Driving for rides

    BAR HARBOR — Island Connections will hold the 3rd annual Driving for Rides Golf Tournament, sponsored by First National Bank and First Advisors, at Kebo Valley Golf Club on Tuesday, May 15, with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. The rain date is Tuesday, May 22. Gross and net prizes will be awarded. Participating golfers

  • New pro at Causeway Club

    New pro at Causeway Club

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR — Kevin Perkins of Port St. Lucie, Fla., was named the director of golf operations at Southwest Harbor’s Causeway Club this week. The 39-year golf veteran comes to Mount Desert Island by way of Stuart, Fla., home of his Kevin Perkins Golf Academy. “I am very excited to be part of the Causeway

  • Clark on the links

    Clark on the links

    MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — Mount Desert Island High School alum Seth Clark made the golf team at the Golf Academy of America. In his first tournament, he shot rounds of 84 and 86. He has won four individual tournaments with scores of 74, 76, 74 and 79. Clark is the son of Allison Lovejoy of

  • Nicholson 7th in Class B

    Nicholson 7th in Class B

    BAR HARBOR — Mount Desert Island High School’s Kyle Nicholson placed seventh of 32 golfers Saturday at the Class B individual championships at Natanis Golf Course in Vassalboro. Nicholson, a junior from Bar Harbor, shot 80 over 18 holes on the par-72 course. He was joined at the tournament by teammate Brennan Hubbard, who shot

  • Golf team 8th at states

    Golf team 8th at states

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School golf team finished eighth of 10 teams at Saturday’s Class B golf championships at Natanis Golf Course in Vassalboro. Kyle Nicholson led MDI with an 18-hole score of 82, which earned him sixth place in Class B. Brennan Hubbard shot 96 for the Trojans, who shot

  • Golf team heads to states

    Golf team heads to states

    BAR HARBOR — The Mount Desert Island High School golf team was one of two Penobscot Valley Conference teams to qualify for the Class B state tournament at the PVC championships and state qualifiers last Thursday. MDI’s team score of 362 edged third-place Hermon by two strokes for the final qualification spot and placed the

  • Trojan golfers challenge GSA

    Trojan golfers challenge GSA

    BLUE HILL — The MDI golf team improved its record to 13-4 after matches at Hermon Meadows last Wednesday and the Blue Hill Country Club on Friday. At Hermon Meadows, MDI shot 181 to finish four strokes behind Hermon and 61 strokes ahead of Penobscot Valley. Kyle Nicholson was a medalist for the Trojans with

  • Habitat to hit the links

    Habitat to hit the links

    MOUNT DESERT — The 16th annual Swing for Habitat Golf Tournament will take place at the Northeast Harbor Golf Club on Saturday, Sept. 30. The four-person scramble format event kicks off with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. The rain date is Oct. 1. The $80 entry fee per player includes cart, a gift bag

  • MDI golf now 11-2

    MDI golf now 11-2

    BUCKSPORT — The Mount Desert Island golf team beat Bucksport, Ellsworth and Narraguagus at Kebo Valley Golf Club last Wednesday, finishing 42 strokes ahead of the Golden Bucks and Eagles. Kyle Nicholson, Brennan Hubbard and Colyn Rich led the way for the Trojans with nine-hole scores of 40, 44 and 45, respectively. At Saturday’s John