May 15, 2017 - Ryan Cummings, Elcona Country Club golf course superintendent, recently hosted seventh graders from Northridge Middle School for Elcona's inaugural First Green field trip. Topics included: the club's rain garden, the golf course superintendent profession, soils, math on the golf course, and the salmon life cycle. In addition, students participated in a geocaching scavenger hunt, and got to drive and putt golf balls. For more information on the field trip, please see Shane Conroy's blog. Shane is midwest representative from the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA).