Category Archives: Golf Course

Future of Pebble Creek golf course ownership remains unknown

The controversy continues at the Pebble Creek golf course in New Tampa. The course closed last year after, according to court documents, the owner said he was struggling to stay afloat. Meanwhile, residents think the owner wants to sell the land to a developer and add homes. To do this, Hillsborough County officials would need […]

In stellar season, Lincoln Bates leads Mitchell golf from tee to green – Mitchell Republic

MITCHELL – Lincoln Bates can outplay almost anyone on the golf course. Bates has always been known for having big drives, and with his 310-yard drives, Mitchell’s head golf coach, Ryker Kreutzfeldt, went so far as to say he could hit the ball the farthest from n anyone in Class AA, but Bates improved in […]

Austin city officials will have their say on the fate of the Municipal Lions

Area golf fans who ignore the local American-Statesman to focus their full attention on the sports page might want to rethink that approach as the local election approaches. Austin politics will probably be play an important role in any decision regarding Lions Municipala beloved local course that is still on a shaky footing. Last Friday, […]

Men’s golf opens Bernt Era in sixth place at Wildcat Invitational

History links MANHATTAN, Kan. – Creighton men’s golf team finished sixth at Wildcat Invitational in new head coach Bluejay’s debut Wes Bernet. Junior Charlie Zielinski (71-69-69=209) led Creighton with three straight under par (72) on the 7,525-yard Colbert Hills Golf Club course. He led every player on the court […]

Why Landmand Golf Club (in Nebraska!) has our course raters buzzing

By: Top 100 panelists September 10, 2022 “The course invites creative shooting,” one reviewer noted of Landmand. Vaughn Halyard Seven years after opening Sweetens Cove, their triumphant nine-hole underdog in Tennessee, design partners Rob Collins and Tad King have cut the ribbon on their first 18-hole project. Landmand Golf Club in northeast Nebraska began welcoming […]

Billy Horschel and Ian Poulter get into heated debate after LIV Golf comments

It seems like it didn’t take long for the LIV Golf War to take place on the golf course. Many of the world’s biggest golfing stars are in England this week for the BMW PGA Championship, including more than a dozen who fled the PGA Tour for the Saudi-backed LIV. Billy Horschel, the event’s defending […]

Hawkeyes set to open season at Fighting Irish Classic – University of Iowa Athletics

THIS WEEKThe University of Iowa men’s golf team kicks off the 2022-23 season in South Bend, Indiana at the Fighting Irish Classic. Playing at the Warren Golf Course takes place on Sundays and Mondays. TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE The 54-hole tournament opens with two rounds on Sunday and the final 18 holes will be played on Monday. […]

Hotels and resorts are arranging golf packages to meet growing demand

The growing interest in golf among travelers around the world is proving beneficial for hotels and resorts capable of accommodating. Dan Johnson, general manager of the Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort and Spa in Indian Wells, Calif., said in an email interview that this trend has especially increased with the onset of the pandemic. “The […]

A new disc golf course will be inaugurated at the Welk Resort in Escondido

Play the Disc Golf Pro Tour, with the disc floating towards the basket. Photo Credit: Screenshot, @DiscGolfProTour via YouTube JC Golf launched San Diego County’s newest disc golf course with the large opening The Welk in Escondido set for this week. The new course is located on The Oaks course, one of two executive golf […]

Bryson DeChambeau explains how anger affects his performance on the golf course

Bryson DeChambeau is known for his unusual approach to sports. From his science experiments to his precise proportions, fans were quick to give him the nickname “The Mad Scientist.” Recently, DeChambeau backed up the name again after revealing an anomaly that frustration affects his state of mind and causes him to play better golf. What […]

Rory McIlroy is the most interesting man in golf – on and off the course

The first time I heard the Irishman sound like a real leader, and not just another cardboard professional golfer, was during a pre-tournament press conference in 2017 at Arnie’s in Orlando. The question related to the former Muirfield Golf Club in Scotland – faced with losing its place in the British Open rotation – which […]

Forrest G. Whitman Memorial Golf Tournament Achieves Fundraising Milestone to Support Local Scholarships

PO-spforrestwhitman-34-22 Photo courtesy of Northern Light Health FUNDRAISING RECORD – Nearly $25,000 was raised for local scholarships at the 11th Annual Forrest G. Whitman Memorial Golf Tournament at Mt. Kineo Golf Course in Rockwood on August 11 . A new fundraising record has been set for Dean Hospital’s Northern Light CA Signature Golf Scramble. Photo […]

Three Georgians graduate from Korn Ferry Tour with 2023 PGA cards

Thompson, who lives on St. Simons Island, won the REX Hospital Open on his 23rd birthday to virtually seal his promotion. He had four top-10 finishes in 18 starts. Thompson benefited from being the PGA Tour University’s No. 2 player of 2021, earning him status on the Korn Ferry Tour. Christo Lamprecht and his caddy, […]

Chip Shots: Illini Women’s Golf at US Women’s Amateur

Hello Ilini Nation! This is Crystal Wang, Isabelle Syand Alise Knudson sharing our experiences of the 122nd USA Women’s Amateur in Chambers Bay at University Place, Washington. Crystal and Alise arrived in Washington on Friday August 5th to play an additional practice round on Saturday August 6th. Saturday night, after the first practice lap, we […]

Special Olympics Tennessee to host Middle Tennessee Golf Regional in Murfreesboro

Thirty Special Olympics Tennessee athletes are scheduled to compete in the Middle Tennessee Golf Regional this Monday, August 15 at Old Fort Golf Course in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. A number of athletes will compete in skills only, while others will compete as individuals and others with a unified partner. Some will play nine holes and others […]

2022 Wyndham Championship standings, grades: Joohyung Kim walks away for historic win at Sedgefield

It’s not how you start, but how you end that ultimately defines a champion. Truer words couldn’t be said about Joohyung Kim and his performance at the 2022 Wyndham Championship. PGA Tour in convincing fashion after a 9-under final round of 61. Starting his tournament at Sedgefield Country Club with a quadruple bogey on the […]

420 apartments on offer south of Manteca Town Golf Course

A 420-unit apartment complex is proposed for land immediately south of the Manteca Golf Course. Dubbed the Prose project, it is 20 walk-up 3-story garden buildings on an 18-acre plot between Kaiser Permante medical practices to the west and existing retail to the east. There are now 720 apartments under planning review and another 440 […]

LIV Tour 2022 Schedule: Is there a LIV Tour event this week? Start date, Boston tournament info, more for the next event

The LIV Golf Invitation Series will return to the links on the weekend of September 2-4 from the International Golf Course in Bolton, Massachusetts, just outside of Boston. The Oaks Course was designed by Tripp Davis and underwent a restoration in the spring of 2021 with 6,965 yards of golf from the longest tees to […]

Golf Course Improvements A win for everyone

By SCOTT WINEGARLos Alamos Our county’s largest recreational facility and central open space is in need of long-delayed maintenance and upgrades to its infrastructure. Built in 1947, Los Alamos Golf Course is the county’s largest and most widely used recreation facility. As one of the oldest courses in northern New Mexico, it continues to be […]

Céline Boutier ready for a new appointment with the Evian Resort Golf Club | LPGA

No Frenchwoman has ever won the Amundi Evian Championship, but Montrouge’s Céline Boutier is looking to reverse that trend this week in Evian-les-Bains. The 28-year-old has already won in her home country – she won the Lacoste Ladies Open de France last September. However, winning his first major title in his native France would be […]

9/11 families slam Trump for hosting Saudi-funded LIV golf tournament

Donald J. Trump speaks during a press conference at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey, U.S. on July 7, 2021. Tayfun Coskun | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images Families and survivors of the 9/11 terrorist attacks have slammed former President Donald Trump for hosting an upcoming tournament for the Saudi-funded LIV golf league […]

Jennifer Kupcho and Lizette Salas win the 2022 Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational

MIDLAND, Mich. — Jennifer Kupcho and Lizette Salas won the Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational on Saturday, closing with a 9-under 61 in best ball game for a five-stroke win in the LPGA Tour’s only team event. The US Solheim Cup partners finished 26-under 254 at Midland Country Club. They opened Wednesday with a 68 […]

The British Open at St. Andrews is fast, firm and unpredictable

Comment this story Comment ST. ANDREWS, Scotland — The dear Old Course began his final star run at 268, and when the first reviews arrived at the 150th British Open, the gorgeous geezer raked in the usual nods for beauty and history, but also received descriptions like “fiddly,” “a little funky,” and “weird.” He got […]

Sale of estate and golf course in Perthshire

Holiday park operator Pure Leisure Group has strengthened its Scottish presence after buying Mains of Taymouth Country Estate and Golf Course in Kenmore, Perthshire. The confidential agreement was arranged by commercial real estate company Colliers. The estate has been in the Menzies family for 100 years, “it really is entering a new era,” the agent […]

Building work is in full swing at Innis Arden in Old Greenwich for a new clubhouse and modified holes

GREENWICH – A major rebuild of the facilities at Innis Arden Golf Club in Old Greenwich is in full swing. Approvals have been granted in 2020 for the club to demolish its old clubhouse and build a new one that measures just under 48,000 square feet. The new structure is rising on the course, with […]

John Deere Classic 2022 standings, grades: JT Poston goes from wire to wire to claim second PGA Tour victory

From start to finish, JT Poston was the undisputed class of the pack at the 2022 John Deere Classic as he picked up his second PGA Tour victory on Sunday. Becoming the third player in tournament history to complete the wire-to-wire, Poston was able to continue last week’s momentum from TPC River Highlands at the […]

VIDEO | Guide to Traditional Family Values ​​West Bend Lakes Golf Club in the City of Trenton

Town of Trenton, WI – The Merkel family is putting the finishing touches on their new clubhouse at West Bend Lakes Golf Club1241 Highway 33 E, in the city of Trenton, WI. The family suffered a devastating loss following a fire that razed the clubhouse on March 14, 2021. Although it was a great loss […]

Global Golf Course Software Market Strategies and Summary Report 2022-2029

The detailed analysis of the world situation golf course software market provides key insights on changing industry dynamics, value chain analysis, major investment pockets, competitive scenarios, regional landscape and crucial segments. It also offers an in-depth inspection related to driving and restraining ingredients for the global Golf Course Software market. Further, explains the superior data […]

The five best golf courses on the North Shore for Father’s Day this weekend

With Father’s Day approaching, the 2022 US Open sweeping across Massachusetts, and summer in full swing, golfers are looking for places to play on the North Shore. Although best known for its private courses like Essex Country Club, Myopia Hunt Club and Salem Country Club, the North Shore is also home to several excellent public […]

At Monday’s city council meeting, Rochester residents raised concerns about the Soldiers Field golf course

ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) — For many in Rochester, the Soldiers Field golf course is a community staple, and those folks made their voices heard at Monday’s city council meeting. “I feel passionate again today about protecting a golf asset,” said Rochester resident Skip Hambright. “Golf seems to be the only sport in the city that […]

In Pine Needles, a special field team prepares the course for the US Women’s Open | Golf News and Tour Information

There’s a movement happening behind the scenes at Pine Needles. In fact, it’s in plain sight, but it’s happening so early in the morning and late at night that you’ve probably missed it: This week’s US Women’s Open field crew includes 35 women, the most large number ever recorded for a major championship. To say […]

CHAMPION HILLS RIDE IN GOLFWEEK’S ‘BEST PRIVATE COURSES’

Tom Fazio’s seminal design honored as one of North Carolina’s best layouts HENDERSONVILLE, North Carolina – Champion Hills, western North Carolina’s premier golf community, announces that its Tom Fazio-designed course is ranked 11th in North Carolina on Golfweek’s prestigious list of “Best Private Courses” in every state. Considered one of Fazio’s seminal works of mountain […]

Grand Forks golf courses see surge in golfers since pandemic – Grand Forks Herald

GRAND FORKS – The Lincoln and King’s Walk golf courses have seen an increase in the number of people playing rounds and getting memberships over the past few years. Jill Nelson, director of operations and community relations for the Grand Forks Park District, said the peak in people playing golf was seen early in the […]

Fry/Straka restores Ross design to Belleair West Course

Fry/Straka Global Golf Course Design is making progress with the restoration of the Donald Ross-designed West Course at Florida’s Belleair Country Club, which celebrates its 125th anniversary this year. The west course, which sits alongside a half-mile of frontage on Clearwater Bay, features a 30-foot drop, which is not typical of many flat Florida golf […]

Unique resort to ’embrace’ the best golf course in a $70 million redevelopment

The “largest and most opulent” resort project of its kind in Australia is springing into action on the Sunshine Coast. A first in the life of the over 50s, the $70 million Pelican Waters development will marry a ‘reconfigured’ version of the famous golf course designed by Greg Norman. The Springs by Palms Lake Resort […]

New disc golf course opens in Madison Heights public park – Daily Tribune

Disc golf has for the first time slipped into a city park in Madison Heights. The new disc golf course opened over a week ago at the city’s versatile 31-acre Rosie’s Park at 1111 Farnum. “It’s been very popular since we opened it,” said City Manager Melissa Marsh. “It was raining for our grand opening […]

Cornerstone Club Joins Montage International’s Distinctive Collection of Luxury Golf Courses and Clubs | News

Montage International will take over management of the 4,700-acre private community located in the Colorado high country ORANGE COUNTY, Calif., May 12, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — International assembly announces today that it will take over the management and operation of Cornerstone Cluba full-service private club and residential community located in Montrose, Colorado, just 40 miles from […]

PGA Championship 2022: How has golf changed in five decades? Just look at the Southern Hills PGA schedule in 1970 | Golf News and Tour Information

Imagine, if you will, the year is 1970. Break out those long-forgotten bell bottoms and midi skirts. And settle in to watch the 52nd PGA Championship, taking place in Southern Hills for the first time in club history. And that’s why we leaf through the official tournament program, its 210 pages. We recently picked up […]

Wells Fargo 2022 Championship standings: Day extends Round 2 lead as Fowler and McIlroy lose pace

TPC Potomac fought back on Friday, as weather was the main storyline in the second round of the Wells Fargo Championship. With a steady dose of heavy rain falling in the area, players struggled to overcome the soggy golf course, luscious rough and mental strain that inevitably comes with playing in such conditions. The par […]

Two new Nebraska golf courses are on the horizon – and generating a lot of buzz | Golf

A “lively frontier” of American golf is a national sight in Nebraska as the state prepares to unveil two more highly anticipated courses this year. Lost Rail northwest of Gretna and Landmand in northeast Nebraska are planning summer openings. Landmand will first be tested in tournaments. The course on the bluff north of Homer has […]

Cal Poly will make a return trip to Stanford Golf Course for Regionals

NCAA RELEASE (PDF) SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — The Cal Poly women’s golf team returns to Stanford Golf Course for the second year in a row. Coach Sofie AgaardThe Mustangs, back-to-back Big West Conference champions, will compete in the NCAA Stanford Regional May 9-11. A total of 72 teams and 36 individual participants have been […]

Mount Pleasant golfers take second place in SEC Boys’ Golf Tournament

Washington High School scored a 173 at Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course for the win Monday in the final Southeastern Conference boys’ golf meet of the season, also taking the season championship. Mount Pleasant finished second Monday with 176 and was followed by Fairfield (178), Fort Madison (181) and Keokuk (190). Washington won the season championship […]

Golf tourism picks up again in Vietnam

First held 52 years ago, Earth Day is now a global event celebrated annually on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental protection. Born in the wake of by Rachel Carson 1962 book, “Silent Spring”, which documented the adverse environmental effects of indiscriminate pesticide use, Old Wisconsin Governor Gaylord Nelsonplanted the seeds (pun intended) for […]

Maroon and Gold to end the season at the Big Ten Championship on Friday

Women’s Golf | 20/04/2022 15:28:00 History links Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania – For their final event of the season, the University of Minnesota Women’s Golf Team will take on their conference rivals in the Big Ten Championship. The three-day event will take place Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Fox Chapel Golf Club […]

Valley News – Disc golf course is coming to Claremont’s Moody Park

Valley News Correspondent Published: 04/15/2022 21:30:26 Modified: 04/15/2022 21:29:17 CLAREMONT — The increasingly popular game of disc golf is coming to Claremont this summer with an 18-hole course at Moody Park. City Council on Wednesday accepted a donation of nearly $26,000 from Mike Lemieux, owner of Pine Hill Construction, to purchase baskets, starter boxes, concrete […]

Illini Win Boilermaker invites behind Dumont de Chassart’s medal-winning performance

History links WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana – Senior Adrien Dumont de Chassart held off a tough charge by host Purdue’s Cole Bradley to secure medalist honors with one shot while leading the No. 21-ranked Fighting Illini to the team title on Sunday at the Boilermaker Invitational at Ackerman-Allen Golf Course […]

Residents question plans to turn Steele Creek Golf Course into campground | Govt. and politics

BRISTOL, Tennessee — The Bristol Tennessee City Council heard from a resident representing Steele Creek Colony neighbors regarding the city’s premature plan to replace the Steele Creek Golf Course with a campground. “I am grateful to hear the council is moving away from repurposing the golf course to a campground for RVs and tents,” Jim […]

Masters 2022: Aaron Jarvis looks to lift the island that first lifted him

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands – “Nice putt, Aaron! This may read as a compliment, but it is not. Big brother commentary on the course rarely is. For the second time on the front nine, 19-year-old Aaron Jarvis left a feasible one-footed putt on the slick, not-so-fast greens of the golf course that helped elevate them: […]

Kupcho and Lee share the lead of the last major at Mission Hills | professional golf

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) — Jennifer Kupcho shared the Chevron Championship lead on Thursday in her second — and final — start at Mission Hills, the tree-lined layout she quickly fell in love with. “Honestly, I think it’s just being comfortable on this golf course,” Kupcho said. “I come here and I just feel comfortable. […]

‘Clank, in the hole’: Trump claims hole-in-one at Florida Golf Club | donald trump

Donald Trump has claimed he hit a hole-in-one on his Florida golf course while playing with former world number 1 Ernie Els. Former president freed a long statement about the shooting, which allegedly took place on Saturday, Monday evening. Earlier, a federal judge said Trump likely committed crimes during his attempts to overturn his election […]

Mpl. Park Board Relaunches Hiawatha Golf Course Redesign

The Minneapolis Park Board has signaled it may pass a major overhaul of the Hiawatha Golf Course that previous commissioners had twice pushed back. Board of Trustees’ Planning Committee Voted Unanimously to Resurrect Park Staff’s $43 Million Hiawatha Golf Course Master plan Wednesday night. It still faces a public hearing and a full board vote. […]

Paraplegic golfer makes a hole-in-one for the ages in Torrey Pines – NBC 7 San Diego

Most golf fans would say Tiger Woods’ winning putt on the 72nd hole at the 2008 US Open is the best shot ever at Torrey Pines Golf Course. That’s because they didn’t see that one-armed ace from Abdul Nevarez. It didn’t make him millions and he couldn’t bring home a big cardboard check, but considering […]

Concert Golf Partners acquires two other private clubs

Concert Golf Partners has acquired two additional clubs in the Midwest: the Sagamore Club in Noblesville, Indiana, and the Players Club at Deer Creek in Omaha, Nebraska. The clubs were purchased in an all-cash transaction that closed in four months. Concert Golf acquired Glen Oaks Country Club in Des Moines, Iowa in January. Concert Golf […]

Las Vegas plans affordable housing at Desert Pines Golf Course

The Las Vegas City Council on Wednesday approved a concept plan to develop affordable, market-priced housing on the site of the city-owned Desert Pines Golf Club. The mixed-use plan, which community development director Seth Floyd described as a “catalyst project” in east Las Vegas, calls for two-thirds of the 100-acre site to be redeveloped with […]

Traditions Golf and Country Club welcomes Stacy Jones as Superintendent of Golf | Characteristics

On March 15, Traditions Golf and Country Club announced the addition of Stacy H. Jones as the golf course’s chief superintendent. A veteran of golf course management since 1993, Jones’ resume includes Georgia country clubs such as White Columns Country Club in Milton, St. Marlo Country Club in Duluth, Governors Towne Club in Acworth and […]

Ronde Barber gives back to Tampa Bay through golf

For many Tampa Bay Buccaneers fans, this remains one of the greatest games in team history. In the 2002 NFC Championship Game in freezing Philadelphia, Ronde Barber intercepted an Eagles pass and went 92 yards for a touchdown. As Times Columnist John Romano recently wrote that Barber’s spectacular comeback not only sent the Bucs to […]

Bolingbrook Golf Club Named Among Top 50 Public Facilities

Bolingbrook Golf Club was recently recognized as one of the top 50 public facilities by the Golf Range Association of America. The driving range and golf academy at Bolingbrook Golf Club includes 70 bentgrass hitting stations, 12 focused greens, a 10-acre short game area which includes two par 3 holes, lights for night use and […]

Former Golf Course Receives Third RV Park Rezoning Application | Subscriber

For the third time in as many years there is a proposal, along with an application for rezoning and a Conditional Use Permit (CUP), to convert the former Hayward National Golf Course into a campground or park for recreational vehicles. The latest rezoning and cupping request for the property, located in the towns of Bass […]

EMU Men’s Golf in 10th at Colleton River Collegiate

History links Complete results | Live Score. BLUFFTON, SC (EMUEagles.com) – The Eastern Michigan University men’s golf team hit rounds of 294 and 295 in their first two rounds at Colleton River Collegiate on Monday, March 7, as the Eagles sit in 10th place with a round to do. Senior Ty Celone […]

Animal Crossing Island’s golf course is a peaceful way to spend an afternoon

An Animal Crossing: New Horizons player has managed to build a comfortable and relaxing in-game golf course complete with golf equipment and signage. Another quiet and charming Animal Crossing: New Horizons build found its way onto the internet, this time with a simplistic rendition of a tropical golf course. The best-selling casual gaming experience of […]

Residents of Eustis are trying to stop the project from turning the golf course into hundreds of new homes

LAKE COUNTY, Florida. – Eustis commissioners voted unanimously Thursday night to approve a Planned Unit Development (PUD) overlay for the Pine Meadows reservation. More than 540 homes will be built in the area known to many for its golf course. Several people pleaded with the commissioners to block the project. They were not against the […]