KemperSports to Manage The Village Club of Sands Point (N.Y.)

By | November 9, 2017

The Guggenheim family founded the property in 1918, and it was purchased by IBM as a retreat for employees in 1953 before the Village of Sands Point, N.Y., bought it in 1994. The property features an 18-hole golf course, swimming pool, 12 tennis courts, five platform tennis courts, and casual dining venues. KemperSports has been […]

Streamsong Resort Opens Third Course

By | September 26, 2017

The Bowling Green, Fla., property opened Streamsong Black on September 25 to golf industry leaders and guests before welcoming public play on September 29. The Gil Hanse-designed layout plays to a par-73 with five par-5s. On September 25, Streamsong Resort in Bowling Green, Fla., debuted its third course, Streamsong Black, designed by Gil Hanse. Golf […]

Medinah CC’s Surprising New Moves


As it continues to enhance its status as a golf mecca, the suburban Chicago property has also stepped up its game to provide a full range of year-round, family-oriented attractions. From when it was first established by a group of Shriners in 1924, Medinah (Ill.) Country Club, in suburban Chicago, has always been associated first […]

Rochester (Minn.) G&CC Proposes $10.8M Project

By | May 23, 2017

Under the proposal, $6.4 million would be spent to update the A.W. Tillinghast-designed golf course, removing 350 trees to make way for redesigned greens, tee boxes and vistas. The club is also proposing a $4.4 million upgrade to the clubhouse, including a larger bar and grill and a new pool. Member voting on the project will be tabulated on May 25.

Ballyneal GC Builds Walking-Only Short Course

By | December 6, 2016

The Holyoke, Colo., club is building The Mulligan Course, a par-3 course that consists of 12 greens played to 8-hole and 10-hole loops, and is expected to be complete in August 2017. “I think this is a course that will be played at the end of the day,” said General Manager Dave Hensley. “Maybe you had a disappointing 18 on the big course and decide you want to redeem yourself by hitting some better shots to finish the day before dinner.”