Friday, February 22, 2013
Basic walking and cart fees increased by roughly $2 each, but driving range fees remain the same.
Grantwood Golf Course is increasing some of its fees in 2013. Recreation Director Don Holub said that the golf course simplified its fees but having a weekday rate, covering monday through friday, and a weekend and holiday rate. The fees for walking and cart play, both nine holes and 18 holes, increased by $2 for both weekdays and weekends. Junior and senior rates will remain unchanged, Holub said, as will twilight rates and driving range fees. Holub said Grantwood's are still below other municipal golf courses in the region. He said driving range fees are a bit higher than most, so that's why those remained unchanged. See all of Grantwood's fees for 2013 by clicking the PDF attached to this article.
Friday, September 21, 2012
The Solon girls golf team played well but lost at home to Hudson Wednesday by a score of 183-188.
The Solon girls golf team played well but lost at home to Hudson Wednesday by a score of 183-188. The Comets drop to 6-3 in the NOC Valley Division. Hudson finishes the conference season at 9-1. Alexis Gray shot a 40 and medaled for the fourth straight conference math. Other scores were Alyssa Gray (47), Rachel Markle (47), Leah Wilson (54), Shannon Finnerty (54) and Meredith Joseph (56).
Friday, September 14, 2012
Solon Boys Golf and Twinsburg tied 158-158 but won on the fifth score tie breaker.
The Solon boys varsity golf team won an exciting match against Twinsburg Thursday by a score of 158-158 on a tie breaker. While the score was tied, the Comets on our fifth score tie-breaker. Senior Eric Rudary fired a great round of 37, Justin Razzante shot 39 while Nick Breetz and Zach Mandry rounded out the top four scores with 41s. Our fifth score, 42s by both Sam Littman and Matt Greenwald, edged out the fifth score for Twinsburg to secure the win for Solon. The JV's lost a tough one to Twinsburg Thursday paced by Freshmen Aaron Inskeep with a 48 and Trey McKenna with a 49 on a tough Gleneagles track. A big week is ahead as the team hosts Hudson and Stow on Sept. 18 then travel to Stow on Sept. 20 to play against Stow and Hudson …
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
The Solon boys golf teams defeated Mentor with another great score and the girls took down Strongsville.
Both Solon golf teams are rolling right now with strong performances Tuesday. The boys varsity team followed up to the best score posted in seven years last week versus Cuyahoga Falls by matching that total Tuesday with another total of 149 against Mentor at Blackbrook. Justin Razzante fired a one over par 36, Nick Breetz and Zach Mandry both posted rounds of 37 and Eric Rudary carded a 39 for the 149 total. The team travels to Nordonia today for a tri-match vs. Nordonia and Tallmadge. The team then hosts Twinsburg on Thursday. The girls team defeated Strongsville by a score of 186-196 at Valleaire Golf Club on Tuesday. Leading the scoring for the Lady Comets was medalist Alexis Gray with a 39. Other scores for Solon were: Rachel Markle…
Monday, September 10, 2012
The Solon varsity boys golf team defeated Cuyahoga Falls last week at Grantwood by firing an outstanding team total of 149.
The Varsity boys' golf team defeated Cuyahoga Falls last week at Grantwood Golf Course by firing an outstanding team total of 149. Junior Justin Razzante fired an even par round of 35, Senior Eric Rudary a one-over par round of 36, Freshman Zach Mandry carded a 38 and Sophomore Nick Breetz rounded out the terrific team effort with a round of 40. Congratulations to the team for one of the best team totals in years. The JV's squeaked out a two-shot victory over Cuyahoga Falls at Brookledge led by Juniors Joey Solanics and Justin Brodsky who fired rounds of 41 and 42. Freshmen Noah Sussman and Trey McKenna added 46's to contribute to the total for the JV's.
Wednesday, August 29, 2012
The Solon boys defeated Mentor on Tuesday while the girls competed against Hawken and Hathaway Brown last week.
The Solon High boys varsity golf team defeated Mentor 158-172 Tuesday at Grantwood Golf Course. Seniors Matt Greenwald and Sam Littman fired 38's to pace the Comets while Freshman Zach Mandry carded a round of 40 and Senior Eric Rudary shot a 42 to round out the scoring for Solon. The team travels to Twinsburg on Thursday for a key match versus the Tigers at Gleneagles. The girls golf team competed against Hawken and Hathaway Brown last Thursday, netting a score of 202. Alexis Gray shot a 47, Rachel Markle carded a 50, Leah Wilson shot a 51, Alyssa Gray scored a 54, Meredith Joseph carded a 61 and Shannon Finnerty scored 61.
Friday, August 17, 2012
Solon Boys Golf team finished an impressive 5th place out of 24 teams in the Twinsburg Invitational Thursday at Gleneagles Golf Course in Twinsburg.
Thursday, April 12, 2012
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Friday, September 30, 2011
Comet fall teams gearing up for post-season play
The regular season is winding down for Solon's golf and tennis teams with tournament play beginning today with the sectional tennis tournament and next week for boys and girls golf sectionals. GIRLS' TENNIS The Division I sectional tournament hosted by Solon has been moved indoors for play today. All qualifiers will advance to next week's district tournament. The Lady Comets bested Western Reserve Academy by a 3-2 count this week. Scoring points for Solon were Monika Bandi (6-2, 2-6, 6-0) and the doubles teams of Daisy Chung-Jamie Marks (6-2, 6-1) and Hailey Baird-Lisa Guo (6-1, 6-2). UP NEXT: The Lady Comets will host Mayfield on Monday, Gilmour Tuesday and will compete in the NOC Tournament at Brush Thursday. GIRLS' GOLF Solon edged host…
Friday, September 9, 2011
Girls' cross country wins at Mentor, girls' soccer moves up in Fab 50 rankings
The Solon Sports Recap is a weekly look at Solon High School sports teams in action over the last week and quick previews of what's to come next week. Come to Solon Patch every Friday afternoon to get all the sports you need. Solon's fall sports teams continue to excel as the girls' cross country team brought home an invitational win while the girls' soccer team continues to improve in the national rankings. CROSS COUNTRY Solon's Therese Haiss made a name for herself at the state championships last fall when she finished 23rd overall as a sophomore. Haiss is picking up where she left off as she captured first place in Saturday's Mentor Invitational with a time of 20:27. Haiss was followed across the finish line by teammates Kelsey Aamoth (…