The University Club of Milwaukee (Wis.) has announced a 25-year partnership to be the home course for the Marquette University’s men’s golf team. A $6.5 million clubhouse at Birdwood Golf Course for University of Virginia golf in Charlottesville, Va., is due for completion by mid-September, and the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis will use the Broadmoor Country […]
The club is one of 15 that turned 100 in 2017, eight of which, including Fort Myers CC, have golf courses designed by Donald Ross. “People who don’t know golf history don’t know how special it is to be 100,” said Rich Lamb, who has been the club’s Director of Golf for 40 years. “There’s a few exceptions but most of those courses are up north; there’s not many down south.”
Adding value to dues dollars through inclusive modern amenities is paying off with an infusion of new members for the 120-year-old Tennessee club. Peppered throughout the city of Chattanooga, Tenn., are numerous historic markers, indicating the locations where some of the most important events in America’s early days occurred—from the path of the “Trail of […]
Injecting energy into its facilities, amenities and membership mix has kept 122-year-old Greenville (S.C.) CC in step with the transformation of its namesake city.
After struggling through the downturn, the Rocky Mount, N.C. club with a Donald Ross-designed course is now on sound financial ground with membership again trending upward, according to General Manager Michele Benton. The club, which elected its first female President this year, is scheduled to host the N.C. Senior Women’s Golf Association tournament in the fall of 2019.
The management company, under the leadership of Kevin McCarthy, will operate the Orono, Maine golf course and has absorbed its tax debt of $227,358 from the previous owner, Harris Golf Inc. in a debt-to-equity swap. McCarthy previously bought Old Marsh Country Club in Wells, Maine and Bath (Maine) Golf Club, both of which were owned and […]