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1 month ago @ 4:26PM

West Girls Golf Hitting Sessions - Kris Tees Driving Range

There will be a series of free hitting sessions at Kris Tees Driving Range for any West girl interested in playing golf this fall.

Kris Tees Driving Range 

Tuesday July 12 - 9:00-10:00 a.m.

Wednesday July 13 - 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Wednesday  July 20- 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Friday July 22 - 9:00-10:00 a.m.

Please reach out to Coach Tim Minnear at tminnear@zps.org with any questions you may have about the hitting sessions or upcoming season.

Team News

3.0 months ago @ 1:18PM

2022 West Girls Golf Tryout Information

West Girls Golf - Fall 22' 

Team tryouts will take place on Monday August 8, 2022, at Kris Tees Driving Range on 96th.  Players are reminded that they need to take care of everything on FinalForms (green across the board) to tryout on August 8 except the small fee to participate.  This includes a yearly physical that needs to be completed each school year. 

We will work on the driving range and putting green at 8:00 a.m. and will end at 9:30 a.m.  After the first try-out players will be invited back for a second try-out on Tuesday, August 9 at Kris Tees at the same time and procedure as the previous day.  We will play 9 holes at Crestview Golf Course in Borculo on Wednesday the 10th at 7:30 a.m.  Team selection will be made (if necessary) and a team meeting will take place following the try-out on Wednesday so players should arrange their schedules accordingly.  We should be done around 10:00 a.m.

Please plan to be early to the try-out sessions.  We will begin working at 8:00 a.m. on Monday the 8th, so your promptness is appreciated.  You will need to bring your clubs, balls, tees, and golf or tennis shoes.  All players can either carry their clubs or use a pull cart for try-out rounds and the season.  There is no cost to the players for trying out for the team. 

Between 15-25 players will be selected to be part of the 2022 Team, which includes Varsity and Junior Varsity.  The number selected depends on scoring dispersion and team needs.

Remember, to be eligible to try-out you must be in the ninth through twelfth grade and have completed all of the steps to compete through FinalForms. 

The following list of criteria will be used as part of the 2022 team selection process:

  • Attitude and conduct off the golf course
  • Attitude and conduct on the golf course
  • Playing by and knowledge of the USGA Rules of Golf
  • Playing ability and showing improvement from past year, if applicable
  • Using solid golf etiquette
  • Have good practice habits and practice all parts of the game
  • Be able to accept and respond to coaching
  • Support your teammates by encouraging their play
  • Take care of yourself physically and mentally by eating, sleeping and exercising correctly
  • Being able to keep the game in perspective and remember it is a game.  

The team schedule (matches and competitions only) may be found at zeelandwestathletics.com.  Additional events will be added as we closer to the season but you can get a fairly accurate picture of the season in terms of conference matches from the website listed above.  We will most likely end up with approximately 15 events for varsity and 12 for junior varsity.   A link to both the junior varsity and varsity schedules including practices will be provided to players and their families on  August 10.  

Please contact Coach Tim Minnear at  tminnear@zps.org if you have any questions or concerns.

Team News

10.0 months ago @ 7:26AM

West Varsity Girls Golf Celebrates Seniors

The OK Green Conference celebrated all of the seniors last night at Crestview.  The team congratulates Anika Doan (left), Morgan Smith (center), and Avery Vugteveen (right) on their accomplishments to the West program throughout their high school careers.  Very well done ladies!  

Team News

11.0 months ago @ 7:11PM

West Varsity Girls Golf win Holland Jamboree

The West varsity girls golf team won the Holland OK Green Jamboree held at Clearbrook Golf Club today.  Rylee Smith led all scores wtih a 41.  Morgan Smith placed 3rd overall with  43.  Kairi Beckwith added a 48 and Anika Doan contributed a 50.  The team travels to Pigeon Creek Golf Course tomorrow to compete in the Unity Christian Invitational.  

Team News

11.0 months ago @ 7:36AM

West Varsity Girls Golf places 4th at Grand Rapids Union Jamboree

The West varsity girls golf team placed 4th at the Grand Rapids Union Jamboree held at The Mines Golf Course yesterday afternoon.  The Dux were led by Rylee Smith with a 42.  Anika Doan added a 47, Morgan Smith a 52, and Kairi Beckwith a 58.  The team travels to Clearbrook Golf Course on Wednesday to compete in the Holland Jamboree.  

Team News

1 year ago @ 7:57AM

West Girls Golf Hitting Sessions - Kris Tees Driving Range

There will be hitting sessions held at Kris Tees Driving Range next week Monday through Wednesday and running the following week.  These are totally voluntary and are free to attend to any interested girl golfer entering West this fall.  The sessions will include hitting on the range and the short game area.  

Kris Tees Driving Range 

Monday July 12 - 9:00-10:00 a.m.

Tuesday July 13 - 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Wednesday July 14 - 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Monday July 19 - 9:00-10:00 a.m.

Tuesday July 20 - 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Wednesday July 21 - 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Please contact Coach Tim Minnear at tminnear@zps.org with any questions or concerns.  

Team News

1 year ago @ 11:12AM

2021 - Zeeland West Girls Golf Tryout Information

ZEELAND WEST GIRLS GOLF 2021

                Team tryouts will take place on Monday August 9, 2021 at Kris Tees Driving Range on 96th.  Players should plan on following any safety protocols put in place for fall sports.  We will work on the driving range and putting green at 8:00 a.m. and will end at 9:30 a.m.  After the first try-out round players will be invited back for a second try-out on  Tuesday August 10 at Kris Tees at the same time and procedure as the previous day.  We will play 9 holes at Crestview Golf Course in Borculo on Wednesday the 11th at 7:30 a.m.  Team selection will be made (if necessary) and a team meeting will take place following the try-out on Wednesday so players should arrange your schedules accordingly.  We should be done around 10:00 a.m.

                Please plan to be early to the try-out sessions.  We will begin working at 8:00 a.m. on Monday the 9th, so your promptness is appreciated.  You will need to bring your clubs, balls, tees, and golf or tennis shoes.  All players can either carry their clubs or use a pull cart for try-out rounds and the season.  There is no cost to the players for trying out for the team. 

Between 15-25 players will be selected to be part of the 2021 Team, which includes Varsity and Junior Varsity.  The number selected depends on scoring dispersion and team needs.

                To be eligible to try-out you must be in the ninth through twelfth grade and have completed all of the steps to compete through FinalForms. 

The following list of criteria will be used as part of the 2021 team selection process:

  • Attitude and conduct off the golf course
  • Attitude and conduct on the golf course
  • Playing by and knowledge of the USGA Rules of Golf
  • Playing ability and showing improvement from past year, if applicable
  • Using solid golf etiquette
  • Have good practice habits and practice all parts of the game
  • Be able to accept and respond to coaching
  • Support your teammates by encouraging their play
  • Take care of yourself physically and mentally by eating, sleeping and exercising correctly
  • Being able to keep the game in perspective and remember it is a game.  

                The team schedule (matches and competitions only) may be found at zeelandwestathletics.com. There may be a couple changes to the schedule due to various conflicts but you can get a fairly accurate picture of the season from the website listed above.   A link to both the junior varsity and varsity schedules including practices will be provided to players and their families on the August 11.  

                Please contact Coach Tim Minnear at  tminnear@zps.org if you have any questions or concerns.

Team News

2.0 years ago @ 7:51PM

2020 West Girls Golf Tryout Information

ZEELAND WEST GIRLS GOLF 2020

                Team tryouts will take place on Wednesday August 12 at Kris Tees Driving Range on 96th.  Players should plan on bringing a mask and we will be following social distancing protocols.  We will work on the driving range and putting green at 8:00 a.m. and will end at 9:30 a.m.  After the first try-out round players will be invited back for a second try-out on  Thursday August 13 at Kris Tees at the same time and procedure as the previous day.  We will play 9 holes at Crestview Golf Course in Borculo on Friday the 14th at 7:30 a.m.  Team selection will be made (if necessary) and a team meeting will take place following the try-out on Wednesday so players should arrange your schedules accordingly.  We should be done around 10:00 a.m.

                Please plan to be early to the try-out sessions.  We will begin working at 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, so your promptness is appreciated.  You will need to bring your clubs, balls, tees, and golf or tennis shoes.  All players can either carry their clubs or use a pull cart for try-out rounds and the season.  There is no cost to the players for trying out for the team. 

Between 15-25 players will be selected to be part of the 2020 Team, which includes Varsity and Junior Varsity.  The number selected depends on scoring dispersion and team needs.

                To be eligible to try-out you must be in the ninth through twelfth grade and have completed all of the steps to compete through FinalForms. 

The following list of criteria will be used as part of the 2020 team selection process:

  • Attitude and conduct off the golf course
  • Attitude and conduct on the golf course
  • Playing by and knowledge of the USGA Rules of Golf
  • Playing ability and showing improvement from past year, if applicable
  • Using solid golf etiquette
  • Have good practice habits and practice all parts of the game
  • Be able to accept and respond to coaching
  • Support your teammates by encouraging their play
  • Take care of yourself physically and mentally by eating, sleeping and exercising correctly
  • Being able to keep the game in perspective and remember it is a game.  

                The team schedule (matches and competitions only) may be found at zeelandwestathletics.com. There may be a couple changes to the schedule due to various conflicts but you can get a fairly accurate picture of the season from the website listed above.   A link to both the junior varsity and varsity schedules including practices will be provided to players and their families on the 14th.  

                Please contact Coach Tim Minnear at  tminnear@zps.org if you have any questions or concerns.

Team News

2.0 years ago @ 6:36AM

West Golf Hitting Sessions - Kris Tees

There will be hitting sessions held at Kris Tees Driving Range coming up this week and running for the next three weeks.  These are totally voluntary and are free to attend to any interested golfers (girls or boys) entering West this fall.  

Kris Tees Driving Range 

Monday July 13 - 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Wednesday July 15 - 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Monday July 20- 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Wednesday July 22 - 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Monday July 27 - 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Wednesday July 29 - 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Safety protocols will be followed before any athlete is able to participate.  These will be done the day of by a questionnaire and temperature check.  Social distancing requirements will be followed during the time at Kris Tees. 

Please contact Coach Tim Minnear at tminnear@zps.org with any questions or concerns.  


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