Villager’s golf watch pays extra dividends

Mike Sember, who had never golfed before moving to The Villages, recently won an upgrade to Shot Scope’s newest smartwatch.

From a fairway bunker on the ninth hole of Bonifay Country Club’s Pensacola loop, Mike Sember watched his ball make its way onto the green and cozy near the flagstick for a kick-in birdie chance. Not only was it a milestone shot, it was professional grade — Rory McIlroy or Jordan Spieth would have been hard-pressed for a better result. “Probably my best one of the day,” recalled the Village of Pennecamp resident, an Air Force veteran who took up golf less than five years ago after relocating to The Villages.

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