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Golf courses have all kinds of names. Some are funny -- like Hombre Golf Club in Panama City, Fla., which features three, 9-hole courses known as, "The Good," "The Bad," and "The Ugly."
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Golf courses have all kinds of names. Some are funny -- like Hombre Golf Club in Panama City, Fla., which features three, 9-hole courses known as, "The Good," "The Bad," and "The Ugly."
20 Nov 2013 - 11:50am - 3 Comments
A Quick Nine: Best golf courses for college football fans
In this week's edition of, 'A Quick Nine,' we tackle a very delicate topic for many of our readers -- college football.
3 Sep 2013 - 8:37pm - 2 Comments
A Quick Nine: Your favorite links-style golf courses in the U.S.
One of the greatest weeks in golf is upon us with the Open Championship taking place at Muirfield in East Lothian, Scotland.
16 Jul 2013 - 11:02am - 5 Comments
A Quick Nine: Best golf courses to walk
Is there anything better than walking a great golf course? We didn't think so. It really doesn't matter where you play; one of the best things about playing golf is taking in the surroundings. It's peaceful, it's serene.
18 Jun 2013 - 10:01am - 8 Comments
A Quick Nine: Best public golf courses in Atlanta area
All eyes will be on the Peach State these next two weeks, as Atlanta plans to host the NCAA men's basketball Final Four (which our friends at NCAA.com have covered and smothered), followed by the Masters just a couple of hours down the roa
2 Apr 2013 - 10:05am - 2 Comments
A Quick Nine: Places to play around New Orleans for Super Bowl week
The Super Bowl is headed back to New Orleans and the Superdome on February 3, where head-coaching brothers Jim and John Harbaugh will be on opposite sidelines as the San Francisco 49ers and the Baltimore Ravens square off.
23 Jan 2013 - 9:56am - 1 Comments
A Quick Nine: If you could travel anywhere to play golf, where would it be?
There's so much to love about our wonderful game of golf. Hands down, one of the neatest things about it though, is how the courses and the style of play can vary through different regions of the world.
17 Oct 2012 - 9:00am - 0 Comments
A Quick Nine: Best public golf courses in Pennsylvania
There's nothing we like more at PGA.com than great courses that are open to the public.
6 Sep 2012 - 10:17am - 1 Comments
A Quick Nine: Best N.Y. City-area public golf courses
The PGA Tour is in New York this week for the first leg of the PGA Tour Playoffs for the FedExCup -- The Barclays at Bethpage Black. As you know, Bethpage Black is one of the most well-known public golf courses in the world and has played host to the 2002 and 2009 U.S. Opens.
22 Aug 2012 - 9:44am - 2 Comments
A Quick Nine: Best golf courses in Kentucky
The sporting world will be focused in on Louisville, Ky., this Saturday for the Run for the Roses -- the 138th Kentucky Derby. It's billed as the most exciting two minutes in sports...
2 May 2012 - 8:25am - 1 Comments
A Quick Nine: The best Texas courses for every golfer
Every now and again, we like to call on our friends in certain states -- or friends who have visited those certain states -- to help us find the best golf courses available to the public.
28 Mar 2012 - 10:26am - 1 Comments
A Quick Nine: Golf course version of March Madness
March Madness is upon us, folks. You know what that means, right? As soon as the NCAA Tournament ends, Masters week begins!
14 Mar 2012 - 9:11am - 0 Comments
A Quick Nine: What are the best opening holes in golf?
We all know courses with great closing holes. So this week we tasked our PGA.com Facebook friends with helping us to find some of the best opening holes in golf. As you'll see below, our readers have certainly picked out some great holes at some spectacular venues.
7 Mar 2012 - 9:28am - 27 Comments
A Quick Nine: Best golf courses in Alabama
When we asked our PGA.com Facebook friends to identify the best golf courses in Alabama, they delivered. The rules were simple: tell us which course in Alabama -- open to the public -- is the best and explain why.
29 Feb 2012 - 9:54am - 5 Comments
A Quick Nine: Best courses in Tennessee
What's the best course available to the public in Tennessee? That's exactly what we asked our friends in the Volunteer State for this week's, 'A Quick Nine,' feature. And, no surprise, you were all extremely helpful.
18 Jan 2012 - 10:29am - 0 Comments
A Quick Nine: Best holiday-themed course names
To get into the spirit of the holiday season, we really challenged our PGA.com Facebook fans this week, asking them to identify for us the best Christmas/Holiday themed golf course names in the country.
7 Dec 2011 - 9:24am - 0 Comments
Readers' favorite North Carolina courses
When it comes to sports, North Carolina -- the Tarheel State -- is arguably most well known for its college hoops, and between Duke University, the University of North Carolina, N.C. State and Wake Forest, rightfully so.
9 Nov 2011 - 10:10am - 0 Comments
A Quick Nine: Most picturesque golf spots in the world
The 2011 golf season is coming to a close for many of our PGA.com Facebook friends... especially if you live in the northeast -- like this guy -- and woke up to over a foot of snow on Sunday.
2 Nov 2011 - 10:04am - 1 Comments
A Quick Nine: What's the scariest shot in golf?
It's a spooky time of year, isn't it? Halloween is just around the corner. For some of us, it's a haunting thought because it means our golf season is winding down. Boo!
26 Oct 2011 - 9:49am - 2 Comments