Canoe Brook CC was named 2015 Club of the Year and its Director of Golf, George Dietz II, earned the section’s Bill Strausbaugh Award. David Reasoner of The Ridgewood Country Club was named Golf Professional of the Year. For the Florida chapter, Jeff Hartigan of The Oaks Club will now serve as President.
Henderson, McCormick Head 2015 PGA of America National Award Recipients
Tom Henderson, from Round Hill Club in Greenwich, Conn., has been named the 62nd recipient of the PGA Golf Professional of the Year Award. Cameron McCormick, from Brook Hollow GC and Trinity Forrest GC in Dallas, was named the PGA Teacher of the Year.
NGCOA Announces Course of the Year Finalists
Miacomet Golf Course in Nantucket, Mass., Tam O’Shanter Golf Course in Canton, Ohio, The Clubs of Cordillera Ranch in Boerne, Texas, and Los Serranos Country Club in Chino Hills, Calif., were nominated for the award. The winner will be announced on February 6 at the NGCOA Annual Conference in Orlando, Fla.
Nicklaus to Receive 2014 NGCOA Award of Merit
World Golf Hall of Famer and renowned course designer Jack Nicklaus will be honored as the recipient of the National Golf Course Owners Association’s award during its annual conference in Orlando, Fla., on February 5. The Award of Merit is the NGCOA’s longest-running award and is designated for long-term and significant contributions to the game of golf.