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Chip shots

Holes in one

Thomas Lardie of Penn Valley sank a hole in one at Coyote Run Golf Course at Beale Air Force Base on July 29. Lardie sank his drive on the par-3, 116-yard No. 5, using 9-iron and Top Flight ball.

Ken Corbin, Kent Trieber and Ray Procunier witnessed the feat.

— Greg Thys of Colfax scored a hole in one Sunday at DarkHorse Golf Club. Thys aced his drive on the par-3, 155-yard No. 16 using a 5-iron.

Scott Spencer, Merlin Elders and Cary McGagin witnessed the feat.

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