At the management firm’s annual awards dinner, The Country Club of St. Albans (Mo.) was named Facility of the Year, and James Fitzsimmons, General Manager of The Governors Club in Brentwood, Tenn., earned the James R. Seeley Award at General Manager of the Year. Joe Smith of Swenson Park Golf Course and Van Buskirk Golf Course in Stockton, Calif. was given the Emil Esposito Golf Professional of the Year Award, and Jason Pierce of Heron Glen Golf Course in Ringoes, N.J. was named Superintendent of the Year.
The restaurant at the city-owned Port Orange, Fla., golf course has been operated by interim management since last September. Kevin Hannah, who owns another restaurant in South Daytona, Fla., plans to run a new eatery called Flagsticks, and invest $40,000 into the operation. Golfers will soon have a new place to grab some grub or…
The 18-hole, municipal golf course in Port Orange, Fla., underwent a renovation by Mike Dasher, one of the course’s original architects, that regrassed all greens, restored green complexes, leveled tee boxes, added forward tees, and introduced new irrigation and drainage.
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