Grass is pulled back. Some have small pencil to dime size holes. What could cause these holes ?
Holes in Lawn After Overseeding
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It sounds like a grub infestation. there are a few thing you can do to control this. Neem oil works when applied once a week.
Here is an article with more information: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/insects/get-rid-of-grub-worms.htm