Courses Feature

  SPRING LAKE, Fla. – Edd Vowels and his friends have been playing at Spring Lake Golf Resort for years, so they heard that Wauchula State Bank had planned to shut it down by mid-May.   "Somebody had to step u
Volunteers plant grass to hasten Winter Park golf course renovation
  WINTER PARK, Fla. – As they shake out fistfuls of faded green-brown Bermuda-grass sprigs over the sand, a small group of volunteers and city employees ready the 101-year-old Winter Park Country Club & Golf Course in preparation for its reopeni
20 May 2016 - 2:54am - 0 Comments
Ron Jaworski's golf empire keeps growing as he focuses on fun
  PHILADELPHIA – Ron Jaworski has enjoyed much success over the years as the longtime Eagles starting quarterback, an ESPN football analyst and a businessman.
19 May 2016 - 12:16am - 0 Comments
Whispering Pines Golf Course is honoring its link to military history
  MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – The military past of Whispering Pines Golf Club is being recognized with new tee markers, tee names and the installation of plaques honoring the 28 former base commanders of the property.   T
4 May 2016 - 7:36pm - 0 Comments
Oakmont's love of difficult golf will be on display again at the U.S. Open
  OAKMONT, Pa. – Jordan Spieth played Oakmont Country Club this week, making his first visit to the stern grandfather of U.S. Open golf courses.
4 May 2016 - 1:14pm - 0 Comments
Keney Park Golf Course in Hartford reopens after three-year renovation
  HARTFORD, Conn. – For the first time in almost three years golf will be played at Keney Park Golf Course in Hartford on Sunday.   Keney Park GC reopens after an extensive restoration.
29 Apr 2016 - 6:06pm - 0 Comments
Boulder Oaks Golf Club course ready for play after $6.2 million makeover
  ESCONDIDO, Calif. – Having just finished his round, the golfer was loading up his clubs into his car in the parking lot last week at the Boulder Oaks Golf Club.   "Let's keep this a secret," he said
26 Apr 2016 - 3:05pm - 0 Comments
Tamarack Country Club marks five decades of original ownership
  SHILOH, Ill. – Tamarack Country Club has sprawled and flourished from humble origins that continues to thrive five decades later.   Named for the only tree that grew there, the once clay-covered farmland sports a
15 Apr 2016 - 9:00am - 0 Comments
Palmer and Sorenstam to design new 18-hole course at Tartan Park
  MINNEAPOLIS – In a burst of good fortune for east-metro golf, the 3M Co.
16 Mar 2016 - 2:00pm - 0 Comments
Jack Nicklaus helps Sherwood Country Club celebrate makeover
  THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. – In 1989, Jack Nicklaus hit a ceremonial tee shot to officially open Sherwood Country Club, a course he designed at the request of then-owner David Murdoch.   On Thursday afternoon, Nicklau
4 Mar 2016 - 2:07pm - 0 Comments
El Nino rains bring hope and misery to southern California courses
  SAN DIEGO – The most conflicted people in San Diego County this week almost assuredly are those who maintain, operate and bean count at golf courses.   One moment, they're wringing hands over drought conditio
12 Jan 2016 - 2:05am - 0 Comments
Tom Weiskopf thrilled by chance to re-do North Course at Torrey Pines
  LA JOLLA, Calif. – Tom Weiskopf was driving and had to pull off the road.
30 Dec 2015 - 12:00pm - 0 Comments
Wacky, warm weather keeping Maine golfers on course longer than usual
  PORTLAND, Maine – Golfers around southern Maine are sharing in what can only be called an unexpected Christmas present.   Several climate patterns have converged this year, making for an unusually mild November a
17 Dec 2015 - 9:02am - 0 Comments
Myrtle Beach golf courses hurriedly rebounding from record rains
  MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Ready to play some golf on the Grand Strand?   Course operators are working frantically to get their layouts reopened following record levels of rainfall since Thursday, and many will reopene
5 Oct 2015 - 4:00pm - 0 Comments
Andrea Politte promotes Deer Creek USA as place of honor for military
  To understand how one small woman, one big golf property and one giant dream fit together, you have to appreciate Andrea Politte's passion. You have to embrace her conviction.
25 May 2015 - 2:00pm - 0 Comments
Course Review | Kiva Dunes Golf and Beach Club, Gulf Shores, Ala.
Located on a strip of land bordered by the Gulf of Mexico and Bon Secour Bay near Gulf Shores, Ala., Kiva Dunes Golf and Beach Club is the state's top-ranked course, according to Golfweek, and is near the top on almost every other list.
20 Mar 2015 - 11:44am - 0 Comments
Orangeburg C.C. named one of S.C.'s best
ORANGEBURG, S.C. -- Tottering on the brink of closure six years ago, Orangeburg Country Club received a last-minute reprieve and now ranks No. 1 in the Midlands Region in the South Carolina Golf Course Rating Panel's "Best You Can Play" balloting.
15 Mar 2015 - 8:38am - 0 Comments
Course Review: True Blue, Pawleys Island, S.C.
PAWLEYS ISLAND, S.C. -- True Blue Golf Club is akin to love-hate relationship for golfers. It'll test your limits, but you can't help but enjoy it. That's often the artistry and allure of Mike Strantz golf course designs.
15 Mar 2015 - 2:38am - 0 Comments
New Orleans breaks ground on PGA Tour-quality golf course
Not many major American cities can boast the construction of brand-new golf courses these days. Not only is New Orleans building a new course, it is designed to be a true championship facility. 
12 Feb 2015 - 11:24pm - 0 Comments
PGA Professional honored to serve at military course
It was Sept. 11, 2001. The most infamous attacks on American soil were unravelling before my eyes.
20 Jun 2014 - 1:26pm - 0 Comments