Back 9 Report: Prepping for the Senior LPGA Championship
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Back 9 Report: Prepping for the Senior LPGA Championship


On this week's Back 9 Report, hosts Fred Altvater and Carlos Torres talk through the golf headlines with guests that make for a special Independence Day show.

  • Best-selling golf author James Dodson talks about his writing career and new book, “The Range Bucket List.”
  • French Lick resort PR director Brendan Sweeney answers questions about the resort and the inaugural Senior LPGA Championship.
  • PGA professionals Mike Fay and Dave McWhorter cover the Boyne Golf Academy
  • And ForeGolfers Network’s Bill Hobson talks about one of his favorite subjects: Michigan golf resorts.

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