Zoysia Tee seeing plenty of action during the first week of opening
Upper Practice Tee Restoration
Sod cutting the existing practice tee
Removing the existing grass from the upper tee which was mostly rye grass
View from the Zoysia Practice Tee
Almost completely stripped and ready to be leveled
Before it could be leveled we went over it with seeda-vator to break up the soil.
Members using the Zoysia Practice Tee in the foreground.
Smart Leveler to ensure a perfectly level tee
Leveling the tee with the transit in the foreground.
Putting out some 70-30 tee mix before seeding.
Using knobby tires to dimple the soil after seeding to get good soil to seed contact.
The newly seeded practice tee
Putting down sod around the teaching mats so that lessons would not be disrupted.
Laying sod down around the teaching mats only.
Watering the newly seeded tee
Heavy rain just 2 days later resulted in having to reseed some areas where seed washed away.
Seed starting to germinate 6 days after initial seeding.
13 days after seeding and just after the first mowing.
17 days after seeding. Picture taken from the other side of the range tee.