Dana Barnes is joined by her pals after jarring it on 17.
Stamford Women’s Golf Association (SWGA) member, Dana Barnes, wasn’t thinking about making a one when she waltzed off the green on 16 during that club’s 18-Holer Event, but one 6-iron later, and that week’s winning foursome witnessed golf’s greatest moment for Dana: an ace!
Dana used her Titleist AP2 irons, which were a given to her by her friends for her (can’t recall which) birthday ;-). This was Dana’s first hole in one, but I doubt it’ll be her last. She was in good company, as all of the golfers in her group have had their own aces too. “As I walked off the tee, the girls said: ‘It’s in the hole, it’s in the hole!’ I’m like, ‘yeah, okay'”, Dana said, smiling.
From the desk of Paul grillo, executive director, Stamford Golf Authority
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