The Troy, Mich. club took the top property honors in the management firm’s second annual “Buffy Awards.” Nick Rash of Highland Woods Golf Course in Highland Park, Ill. was named General Manager of the Year and Pat Franklin of The Meadows Country Club in Sarasota, Fla. was named Superintendent of the Year. Facility awards also went to Quarry Pines GC in Tucson, Ariz. and Lester Park GC in Duluth, Minn.
The 96-year-old club, located 30 miles east of Hartford, was exclusively private for more than 80 years before accepting limited public play. Its 18-hole golf course was renovated into a new parkland-style layout in 2014.
Under the alliance, the golf operator will install Topgolf’s Toptracer Range platform, branded as Launchbox Golf, at select BCG facilities nationwide. The technology uses 21-inch monitors mounted in each hitting bay to display the shape of each shot, distance, ball speed, launch angle, height and more, all saved to a user’s profile. Billy Casper Golf […]
The city owns 36 holes at Page Belcher Golf Course, and 36 holes at Mohawk Golf Course, which have been operated by Billy Casper Golf since 2008. Mayor G.T. Bynum said the “courses cost us hundreds of thousands of dollars more than they were supposed to,” and is looking closely at the operations going forward. […]
The Chocowinity, N.C., property features a Bill Love-designed golf course, driving range, practice green, pro shop and grill. “Cypress Landing’s well-maintained fairways and greens, brilliant vistas and first-class amenities have earned glowing reviews and a loyal following from members and guests alike,” said Chip Harris, BCG Regional Manager. Billy Casper Golf (BCG) has been chosen […]
The management company will operate The Town of Wallkill Golf Club in Middletown, N.Y., as well as three golf courses owned by Middlesex County, N.J.: Tamarack Golf Course in East Brunswick, The Meadows at Middlesex Golf Course in Plainsboro Township, and Raritan Landing Golf Course in Piscataway Township. Billy Casper Golf (BCG) has been selected […]