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Trevor Murphy   November 4 at 1:10pm

Winter Chill 3 Starts TODAY!

Who is Chillin' at 2pm Buhl Park Disc Golf Course???
Winter Chill is HERE!
Winter Chill 3 Season Opener is TODAY!!
Join us on this 14 week Handicap Points Series Journey as we embark on Buhl DGC for a Winter Throwdown of Fun and Excitement. Players will use their best 3 scores overall to adjust a handicap score. Points are earned by attendance (1pt weekly or 2pt Saturday league) and Points for beating players weekly with adjusted scores.
Not able to make it Saturday? Don't worry! G ... more

Christopher Noble   November 4 at 5:26pm

Never played here before were do we meet

Mark Fobes   November 8 at 1:21am

I just saw that you have a score posted from Saturday... Guessing you've been made aware.

Christopher Noble   6 days ago

Yes yes I was

Trevor Murphy   October 9 at 8:40pm

The Pines Memorial is less than a week away!

25 Spots remain for The Pines Memorial in honor of Robert J. Weber Jr.

Players Packs for ALL PLAYERS. Dynamic Discs Tournament Stamped Disc, Zing Tournament Stamped Mini, and more.

We have some amazing sponsors donating some awesome prizes that will be used for CTP's and other side games.

This is the very first solely The Pines DGC PDGA Sanctioned Event! The course is in prime shape and ready for a great day to remember an awesome friend!

2 Rounds at The Pines DGC! See you the ... more


Trevor Murphy   August 26 at 5:49pm

Winter is coming......

Jeff Stanek   August 27 at 12:44am

I'm gonna pass on this league this year.

Trevor Murphy   August 25 at 1:25pm

Buhl Park DGC closed during Labor Day

Buhl Park DGC will be Closed on Sunday September 3rd and Monday September 4th.
Come out and enjoy Buhl Day!


Trevor Murphy   July 10 at 2:54pm

SVDGOpen Change

**Tournament Update**

I am reluctant to announce that we will be going back to a Shotgun Start on Saturday July 15th. May it be over confidence, lack of registered players, or delusions of grandeur LOL.

Players are asked to Check In at the scheduled time. Tournament HQ will be at the Top of the Main Parking Lot. An EZup with the SVDGOpen Banner will be flying.

I do believe Staggered Tee Times would be a better concept with a larger field. I wanted to eliminate the long wait on lunches ... more


Trevor Murphy   June 12 at 10:23pm

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Trevor Murphy   April 11 at 1:09pm

Buhl DGC Update - Course to ReOpen this Friday!

**Please Be Advised that the Course is Still Closed until this Friday**

Well folks after 8 grueling days of slaying some concrete.. we finally got all 56 Pads Poured in time for our Early Bird Open 2017!!!!

54 Pads on the Course (Red, White and Blue) as well as 2 Pads for our Warm Up Driving Area!!!

I would like to take a moment and thank all of the folks that were involved and devoted some time to this project.

First I would like to thank Buhl Park for allowing us this opportunity t ... more

Mark Kistner   April 11 at 11:14am

Would it be possible to play the course Thursday evening? I'll be in the area that day and wouldn't mind knocking out Buhl and The Pines of the list. Heard good things. Thanks

Trevor Murphy   April 11 at 11:17am

Sorry, course is closed until Friday. We are getting some rain today and we just poured the last set of pads yesterday. We want to insure the safety of the player as well as the integrity of the pad. I do apologize.

Trevor Murphy   April 11 at 11:18am

Not to mention some of the ruts we made and backfill of the pads that we have to do.

Trevor Murphy   April 8 at 10:15pm

Sunday Funday April 9th 2017 Canceled

Sunday Funday April 9th 2017 Canceled

Due to work at Buhl Park DGC as we prep for our Final 14 Pad Pour on Monday. We will not be hosting Sunday Funday. I plan to get the last 14 Pads graded and framed for Monday. I do apologize for any inconvenience. Anyone that would like to join us at 8:30am tomorrow at Buhl Park and help us out would be more than appreciated.

Thanks Again


**Please be advised that Buhl Park DGC is still closed until this project is done or further notice. For the safety of the players, workers, and park users. Thank You for your patience.**


Trevor Murphy   March 28 at 2:50pm

Buhl Park Tee Party Day 2 Rained Out. WE NEED YOUR HELP!

Due to being rained out on the Buhl Park Tee Pad Week Day2. And with tomorrow being 57 and Sunny.

We are calling for all hands on deck to help make up a day on this project.

We have equipment and folks to run it. Since we are a day behind we could really use the extra manpower/womanpower to get the job done.

We will be spreading stone, back fill frames, and other miscellaneous jobs they may have for us.

We have 33 Pads already excavated using an excavator. 12 Forms laid. A few tons ... more

Team Jenkins   March 28 at 2:58pm

good Luck I hope all goes well

Trevor Murphy   March 27 at 11:51pm

Buhl Park Tee Party Day 1

33 pads excavated. 21 to go. Pour starts tomorrow with the first 12. 8am start time for those looking for Tee Pad Karma!!!


Trevor Murphy   March 24 at 1:49am

Buhl Park DGC Closed March 27th through April 3rd

Without further ado.. Ladies and Gentleman the 2017 Buhl Park Disc Golf Course Tee Pad Project will begin this coming Monday!

We would like to take the moment to thank Buhl Park and all it's staff for allowing us this opportunity to grow the sport in North Western Pennsylvania. We would also like to thank all of our Current Sponsors as well as our Future Sponsors!

#1 Blue - Pittsburgh Flying Disc Society
#1 White - Michael, Brian, Veronica, and Family
#2 RWB Hole - Brookfield Fallen ... more


Trevor Murphy   March 19 at 12:20pm

Bag Tag Challenge 2017/2018

The Bag Tags have arrived and we will be getting our Season Started this coming Saturday 3/25/17 for our Bag Tag Calibration!
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If you plan to take on the Challenge, please fill this out before you come to the Calibration Round. It is free to submit.
Tags are $15 ($10 if current 2017 Club Member or 2016 Tag Holder)

These tags will run from March 25th 2017 until December 31st 2018.. yes 22 Months.. we ain't kidding.

If you would ... more


Trevor Murphy   February 20 at 11:33pm

He will never be forgotten.

Today we morn the loss of a Club Member and Player, Robert J Weber. We would like to send out our condolences and prayers to his family. He was an amazing friend and SVDGA Family Member. One of our Club Founders as well as instrumental in the development of our 3 Courses.

Rob passed away yesterday from unknown causes playing the sport he loved. He was 44yrs old.

Please take a moment today and pray for the strength of his family during this time. We will keep you all posted when arrangement ... more

Larry Bright Jr.   February 20 at 10:12pm

Damn. Sending my condolences to Dan and the Weber family.

Trevor Murphy   February 17 at 2:45am

Arby;s Early Bird Open Fundraiser a Huge Success!!!

What an Amazing Fundraiser!! Thanks again to Arby's and the amazing staff of the Arby's in Hermitage PA for allowing us to hang out and host an informational booth to help explain the SVDGA and the Sport!! Thank You and Thank you for being our Early Bird Open 2017 Title Sponsor!

Our fundraiser tonight has been more than amazing and we would like to thank each and everyone of you for coming out to a participating location and helping such an awesome cause!

Arby's fundraiser i ... more

Larry Bright Jr.   February 16 at 9:54pm

awesome. great job dude.

Trevor Murphy   February 16 at 9:56pm

Thanks!!! We are going to add $400 to the Early Bird Payouts and $328 to the Tee Pad Fund.

Trevor Murphy   February 3 at 8:04pm

Now that's some Sheetz!!!

We are SUPER Excited to announce that Sheetz is the PROUD Sponsor of Hole #6 at Buhl Park Disc Golf Course!!!! They have made the Full Hole Contribution towards our 2017 Buhl Park Tee Pad Fundraiser!!!

They are also our Amazing Sponsor for the 2017 SVDGOpen!!!

Thank You Sheetz for your AWESOME Contributions to the beautification of the Buhl Park Disc Golf Course and your dedication to helping us to #GrowTheSport!!

What a GREAT Year this will be in the Shenango Valley!!!
More details as they come in!! Stay Tuned!!

Doug Cloutier   February 3 at 3:59pm

Is your Sheetz serving beer? Our Sheetz here in Cranberry just got a liqour license.

Trevor Murphy   February 3 at 7:04pm

Not sure. But blessed that Sheetz Corp is into DG. And I don't buy beer from stores. I brew my own.

Trevor Murphy   January 24 at 12:46am

Arby's Early Bird Open Fundraiser

SVDGA Arby's Night Fundraising Event!

Go into any of the 6 participating Arby's on Thursday February 16th from 4pm to 7pm to order a meal and help the fundraising for the Early Bird Open 2017 as well as the Buhl Park DGC Tee Pad Fund.

A portion of your meal's proceeds will go towards the Tournament as well as The Buhl Park DGC Tee Pad Fund!

Participating Locations:

Arby's Hermitage
2415 E State St, Hermitage, PA 16148

Arby's Greenville
340 Main St Greenv ... more


Trevor Murphy   January 19 at 7:14pm

2017/2018 Bag Tag League Registration

Bag Tag 2017/2018 Challenge is upon us!!!

If you are a current Bag Tag Holder or someone New to the Club that wants in on this next year of the Tag Challenge then follow the link below.

This year our Tags will run from March 18th 2017 until December 31st 2018!! 22 Months of Tag Challenges as we reset our clock to a Yearly Tag Membership! This year is the year to get in!!!

This year we will be going with a full metal medallion tag like our 2016 Season. The cost for the Bag Tag League wil ... more


Trevor Murphy   December 29 at 6:21pm

Early Bird Discount for Early Bird Registration!!

Sign up by December 31st 2016 and receive $5 OFF Registration!! (Online Only)

Joseph Thornburg   January 1 at 10:00pm

I did!

Trevor Murphy   December 26 at 1:30pm

Indoor Putting League

SVDGA Indoor Putting League RETURNS to Brewtus Brewing Company This WEDNESDAY!!!

Don't miss out on the last putting league for 2016!! Reg-6:30 Play-7:00pm!!


Trevor Murphy   December 25 at 1:14pm

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays

Thank you all for being a part of the 2016 Season this year and thank you all for coming out to Christmas in The Pines. I hope you and yours have a very Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

I am without words of just how much participation and support you all give to the Shenango Valley Disc Golf Alliance :D

Thank You!!


Trevor Murphy   November 10, 2016 at 2:23pm

2017 Season

We are excited to announce our Sanctioned Events for the Season of 2017!!

April 22nd 2017 - Early Bird Open 2017 at Buhl Park DGC

July 15th and 16th 2017 - Shenango Valley Disc Golf Open (SVDGOpen 2017) - The Pines DGC and Buhl Park DGC

We are also working on our League Schedule with Wednesday Nights in the Pines returning in April as well as our New Bag Tag Battle Royal on Fridays!!!

We are also planning Monthly L-Tier Leagues for all of you looking for points and ratings!!!

Keep Tuned!!

Jeff Stanek   November 10, 2016 at 5:28pm

I know I don't act it and I certainly don't look it, but believe it or not; I'll be 60 years old next year, WOW. So, starting with Early Bird Open, I'll be playing Advanced Senior Grandmaster in sanctioned events.

Trevor Murphy   November 11, 2016 at 7:13am

Nice!!! Although we still don't offer the Senior Citizen Discounts 😂

Trevor Murphy   November 11, 2016 at 7:15am

When's the birthday Jeff? We all would love to buy you a beer!

Trevor Murphy   September 8, 2016 at 2:54am

Worday in the Pines

This Saturday we are looking for some Awesome Disc Golfers to help us clean up debris at The Pines. Bring rakes, gloves, small axe, sawzall, shovels or anything else you think might help clean up our fairways! See ya then! 8am-2pm playing a round after lunch at 2pm.


Trevor Murphy   August 14, 2016 at 11:34am

Reminder No SwitchaROO today

Sunday Funday Switcheroo has been postponed. We will start next week, Sunday 21st, at Buhl DGC. We will add another Pines date to the end of the schedule. Today we will be hosting a Disc Golf Demo at the Keg in Sharon during the 2016 Kevin Flower Memorial Benefit. Stop on out!


Trevor Murphy   July 8, 2016 at 7:32pm

July 8th Change of Venue of Travel League

Due to the Overwhelming Demand to play the newly Opened, The Pines Full 18, We will be hosting our Friday Night Travel League at the Pines once again this evening. Please make sure to take note!! We will be Meeting at the Spruce Cove Pavilion at 5:30pm and Teeing Off no Later than 6pm. Do NOT be Late!!


Trevor Murphy   July 8, 2016 at 7:19pm

The Pines at Shenango Lake DGC FULL 18

Full 18 is now Playable to the Public.

Please be cautious of footing on the Back 9. There are no Tee Signs or Tee Boards yet. Those will come soon.

Next Tee Signs have been placed with a handful of Scorecards at the Restroom Kiosk that have maps on the back.


Trevor Murphy   June 25, 2016 at 10:05pm

Pymatuning Disc Golf Open Cancelled

Due to circumstances beyond our control. The Pymatuning Disc Golf Open 2016 has been CANCELLED!. Refunds have been made from our SVDGA paypal to all Pre Registered Players. We apologize about any inconveniences this might make but it is out of our control. We hope you can make it out to our SVDGOpen 2016 this year! Look forward to see you there and again we apologize.

Thanks in Advance.
Trevor Murphy
President of the Shenango Valley Disc Golf Alliance
Tournament Director of the Pyme Open


Trevor Murphy   June 25, 2016 at 5:23pm

Pymatuning Disc Golf Open Cancelled

Due to circumstances beyond our control. The Pymatuning Disc Golf Open 2016 has been CANCELLED!. Refunds have been made from our SVDGA paypal to all Pre Registered Players. We apologize about any inconveniences this might make but it is out of our control. We hope you can make it out to our SVDGOpen 2016 this year! Look forward to see you there and again we apologize.

Thanks in Advance.
Trevor Murphy
President of the Shenango Valley Disc Golf Alliance
Tournament Director of the Pyme Open

Doug Cloutier   June 26, 2016 at 12:33pm

what!!!!! why?

Trevor Murphy   June 24, 2016 at 3:39pm

The Pines Back 9 Install

Calling all club members. We are installing the back 9 baskets this Sunday and could use some extra hands! 8am we will be starting the digging with a bobcat auger. We will need some extra muscle for the 3 holes we have to hand dig. We will also be installing the Tee Boards for the Back 9. Bring shovels, rakes, post hole digger, and gloves! The time has come! Let's get it done!! See you Sunday!!!


Trevor Murphy   May 6, 2016 at 2:18am

The Pines WorkParty This Saturday!!

Help with the expansion of the Pines. This Saturday I will be out working from 8am-8pm. That's 12hours! Can you make it for an hour or two.. I bet you can!!!! Come out and get a preview of things to come and also contribute to your local courses where you play tournaments and leagues! Know that one day you can say.. I helped to create this amazing course! Thanks Ahead of Time!

Jeff Stanek   May 5, 2016 at 7:08pm

I'll be there for the Party ;-)

Jeff Stanek   May 5, 2016 at 7:26pm

and maybe some Work ;-)

Trevor Murphy   February 16, 2016 at 3:45am

Open Club Meeting this Saturday Feb 20th

Don't forget about This Saturday at 12:30pm We will be meeting at Brewtus Brewing Company to host an Open Forum Club Meeting where we are going to discuss our plans for the 2016 Season.

We will also host a sign up for Youth League Help as well as other volunteer spots to help our 2016 Season shine!

We will also allowing Membership Payments for the ALL IN Membership, BagTag Membership, and Social Member club Memberships.

Doors will be open at 12noon and we would like to get things r ... more


Trevor Murphy   December 28, 2015 at 9:37pm

2016 Membership

hey folks!!

If you are interested in helping our local disc golf scene and club. Feel free to join up with the SVDGA to help further the growth of the sport in our community and get some sweet swag to boot!

Follow the link provided and fill out the form.


Trevor Murphy   August 20, 2015 at 11:08pm

SVDGA Club Meeting (1)

We are working to organize our club more. With the expansion of 2 courses and 30+ players. We will be hosting 2 Meetings. If you are interested in holding a club chair or want to be more involved with SVDGA Decisions you need to be a part of one of the next 2 meetings.

We are looking for help with events and other Club happenings.

Hope to see a few of you there! Feel free to share this event with anyone that would be interested.

We will be holding Open Enrollment for Club Chairs:
Secre ... more


Trevor Murphy   April 3, 2015 at 2:18am

9inthePines Installation

Hey Folks,

I am currently looking for some volunteers that would like to help us install a 9 Hole Disc Golf Course in Sharpsville PA. (9inthePines). We are set to install our DGA Mach V Posts on Thursday April 15th as well as some clearing of additional spaces for fairways. The GPS Address is 2442 Kelly Road Hermitage, PA 16148-7308
We will be meeting at 8am at

Email: [email redacted]
Or feel free to leave a comment.



Trevor Murphy   July 16, 2014 at 7:29pm

Camping for the Keystone~!!!!

CAMPING UPDATE for The Keystone Classic

Shangri La by the Lake Will be accomidating Keystone Classic Disc Golfers!!! $10 Per Person a Night! Just tell them you are here for the Keystone Classic!!!

A group tenting area has been set up and reserved (water and electric hookups) for Disc Golfers who want to come in Friday or Saturday night to camp! They have breakfast Sunday Morning.. not sure the time yet.

Keystone Classic just got better!


Trevor Murphy   July 16, 2014 at 4:28pm

Last Chance to Dance... Perhaps

Last Chance!!!! 9 Spots Remain!!! We are extending the Online Registration just a bit longer! Let's make this a Keystone Classic to Remember!!! Let's Fill It UP!!!!

Tricia L   July 17, 2014 at 12:49pm

1 Spot left!

Trevor Murphy   June 20, 2014 at 7:58pm

Back 9 Work Day

Tomorrow we will be gathering at the pavilion at Tee #14.. We will be trimming and manicuring the Back 9. If we can have some volunteers stop out and help, that would be amazing! Hopefully in the next few weeks we will also need help with doing some Tee Pad work. Please comment or send us a message if you are available to help! We are gearing up for what looks to be an AWESOME Keystone Classic!! One you don't want to miss!

Trevor Murphy   June 20, 2014 at 11:59am

We will be meeting at Tee #14 at 9:00am

Trevor Murphy   June 18, 2014 at 11:41pm

Upcoming Events!!!

Hey all, The Keystone Classic is still filling up!! But we wanted to let you all know about our Handicap Points Series that will fire back up in August and run through to the SVDGOpen!!! 11 Weeks of some of the most amazing play on the course!! We are still gathering sponsors and such, but here is a Link to the Weekly League:

Hope to see you all at the Keystone Classic!!!


Trevor Murphy   March 24, 2014 at 1:45am

Shenango Valley Disc Golf Demo

Who wants to help me ‪#‎GrowtheSport‬??? Weather Permitting!!

Friday April 4th at 6pm

I will be hosting a random Disc Golf Demo at Buhl Park in Hermitage PA. We will have a few practice baskets up, demonstrating Distance, Skill and Putting. We will have plenty of plastic around for Newcomers to join in the fun! We will be handing out information about Disc Golf, Pymatuning Disc Golf Course, and talking about 2015 PDGA Pro Disc Golf World Championships.

This is a total "FUN- ... more


Trevor Murphy   March 20, 2014 at 5:47pm

Pymatuning Clean Up Round!!

This Saturday we will be having a Clean Up Round out at Pymatuning!! The course really took a hit this winter and we need to get out there and clean up some debris, set some temporary bridges, and give some course love all together!!

We will be meeting at Shelter #4 on Main Park Road. Between the front and back 9's at 11am! There will be a few of us out there about 9ish getting started.

We will also be discussing the Keystone Classic and the SVDGOpen, as well as upcoming leagues and n ... more


Trevor Murphy   December 4, 2013 at 1:09am

This Saturday!! Don't FORGET!!!


Trevor Murphy   November 6, 2013 at 3:22am

SVDGA Plastic is ready for Public Sale

Hey yinz.. check out the Trading Post for our Post about SVDGA Club Plastic.. Help make it an awesome 2014 Season by picking up some Club Plastic!! More To Come!!!!

Mike Wilson   November 5, 2013 at 6:20pm

What are the costs on these?

Trevor Murphy   November 5, 2013 at 6:58pm

all vary

Trevor Murphy   October 14, 2013 at 4:38am

Update!! Oct 2013


the SVDGA is proud to announce our First Annual SVDGOpen!!! November 17th!!

Also our Winter Monthly Series kicks off in December!! Check out our page for more INFO!!!