See why the golf life is so much fun for this Osceola County couple

Kent and Nancy Lang active golfers at Spring Valley

Kent and Nancy Lang get ready for a round of golf at Spring Valley Golf Course during Couples League action.

Kent and Nancy Lang get ready for a round of golf at Spring Valley Golf Course during Couples League action.

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REED CITY – Friday nights continue to be a favorite time for husbands and wives at the Spring Valley Golf Course.

 

It’s definitely a favorite time for Kent and Nancy Lang, who have played at Spring Valley since 1997.

 

“I just to play golf,” Kent Lang said. “I retired around that time. I moved up here in 2002. I was up here quite a big because I had family up here.”

 

They previous live in Pontiac. They play four times a week, three days here around one at Spring Valley. Kent plays in a men’s and masters league and Nancy in a women’s league.

 

As for the couples league, “we enjoy them,” Kent said. “We get to play together and meet other people. This is one of our favorites.”

 

“Golf is an up and down game,” Nancy said.

 

Kent said he’s an all-around and Nancy has been a good driver.

 

“I struggle with the short game,” she said.

 

Kent’s best round for nine holes has been a 39 and high 40s for Nancy.

 

Spring Valley is a special course.

 

“It’s versatile” Kent said. “You have a little bit of everything.”