Bay Pointe Blog
Former PGA President set to host rules of golf Seminar at Bay Pointe R&GC
We are very fortunate and honored to have former PGA President Mr. Ken Lindsay coming to Bay Pointe R&GC on Monday, January 28th at 6 PM to discuss the new rules of golf for 2019. Mr. Lindsay worked 31 PGA’s , 12 Masters, 12 Ryder Cups, 12 U.S.Opens, and 10 Opens as well as being head of rules for the Senior Tour. Please make every effort to attend, should be very informative. To reserve your seat please call the Bay Pointe Pro Shop at (601) 829-1862!
Tee box rennovation
Golf course rennovations continue, as Bay Pointe R&GC Superintendent Thomas Starr and staff install zoysia on the newly expanded #3, #17 tee boxes.
Cart path rennovation
Cart path rennovation has begun at Bay Pointe Resort & Golf Club! With the golf course looking, and playing the best it has ever been, this project will only enhance our members and guests playing experience. We look forward to sharing you updates and before and after pictures as we go along. Coinciding with our cart path rennovation, we will begin rennovating tee boxes throughout the course. These projects are just another example of the overall improvement and playability of our golf course! We are able to plan and accomplish each project quickly because of the loyalty and support of our wonderful membership!
Bay Pointe Golf Instruction News
We are excited to announce the addition of former LPGA player Lee Burke to our Staff! Lee is one of the best instructors in the area and will be available for lessons on Saturdays. She may be reached through our pro shop. Her knowledge of the swing and experience, will no doubt be an asset to anyone she instructs. Lee is excellent with men, women, and juniors. She adds much to our growing, and outstanding team of instructors. Welcome to team Bay Pointe Lee, we are excited to have you with us!
Brent Belton – Head Golf Professional, Director of Golf Instruction, U.S. Kids Golf & PCA Certified Instructor
Kyle Boteler – Golf Professional, Director of Marketing and Social Media, U.S. Kids Golf & PCA Certified Instructor
Lee Burke – Golf Professional, Former LPGA player & PGA Class A Member
Bay Pointe Junior Summer Golf Camp ~ Register Now! June 11-14, $105 per child
We are excited to announce our Summer Junior Golf Camp at Bay Pointe Resort & Golf Club! Camp dates are June 11th – 14th. Cost is $105 per child. Camp fee includes camp gifts, four days of golf instruction, snacks and drinks provided each day, graduation ceremony and gift. Papa John’s Pizza will provide lunch on Thursday for campers and their parents.
It is highly recommended to pre-register for the camp. We will limit this camp to the first 50 junior golfers! Registration forms are available in the Bay Pointe Pro Shop. If you would like to receive a registration form sent to you through Facebook messenger, please comment below. For more information, please call the Pro Shop at (601) 829 -1862!
Spring Couples Recap – 22 Couples
Congratulations to Brandon Blakney and Madison Berg for winning the Spring Couples Scramble! The couple had a fantastic round, as they posted a 12 under par (60)! Riki and Tom Cupit finished in second place with a three under par (69), and guest Tommy and Susan Jennings finished in third place with a two under par (70)! Congratulations to these couples, and to all flight winners.
Spring Jr. Clinic ~ $85 for 5 classes
Join us each Saturday in March, from
2PM – 3PM, for our Spring Junior Golf Clinics at Bay Pointe on the Reservoir! Open for junior golfers (8-12) of all skill levels. Range balls, and equipment will be provided. Pre-registration in advance is recommended! Call the Pro Shop today at (601) 829-1862, or email Kyle at firstname.lastname@example.org to register! See you in March! #rezgolf
Chris Sessums hired as New Food & Beverage Director/Executive Chef
We would like to welcome Chris Sessums to the Staff as our new Food & Beverage Director, and executive chef! Chris comes to us from Biaggi’s in Ridgeland. Chris has had previous experience in golf, as he served as the Clubhouse Manger at Country Club of Jackson, Food & Beverage Manager at Patrick Farms Golf Club, and has plentiful experience in catering large events, kitchen and bar operations, and hospitality management. Chris has an exciting personality, and will bring so much to the food and beverage service of your membership!
Bay Pointe Men’s Golf Association
Kickoff Meeting ~ Thursday, February 8th @ 6pm
Join Now! The 2018 Bay Pointe Men’s Golf Association year-long events will be kicking off this Spring! Come join the friendliest and most welcoming Men’s Golf Association in Mississippi. All handicaps and skill levels are encouraged to join! Play in great events, like the Bay Pointe Masters, MGA Match Play, Father-Son/Daughter Scramble, The Belton Cup, The Rankin Cup, and the Bay Pointe MGA Ryder Cup! Plus, accumulate points by playing in all the events throughout the year in the race for the Player of the Year Award! So join now, and get the most out of your Bay Pointe membership!
Edward Wall – MGA President
Bay Pointe R&GC MGA Membership
Chris Sessums hired as new Director of Food & Beverage/ Executive Chef of Bay Pointe Restaurant and Bar!
We would like to welcome Chris Sessums to the Staff as our new Food & Beverage Director, and executive chef! Chris comes to us from Biaggi’s in Ridgeland. Chris has had previous experience in golf, as he served as the Clubhouse Manger at Country Club of Jackson, Food & Beverage Manager at Patrick Farms Golf Club, and has plentiful experience in catering large events, kitchen and bar operations, and hospitality management. Chris has an exciting personality, and will bring so much to the food and beverage service of your membership
Callaway Exclusive Demo Day ~ Join us Saturday, January 20th from 12 – 4 PM and join Callaway Staff Head Golf Professional Brent Belton for the most exclusive pre-launch demo and fitting day for Callaway Golf’s 2018 equipment at Bay Pointe R&GC! Sign up now for custom fitting times, complete with launch monitor, by calling the Pro Shop at (601) 829-1862!
Bay Pointe partners with The First Tee of Central Mississippi
We are proud to announce that we have signed an agreement to be a program location for the First Tee Program of Central Mississippi!