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Opened in 1969, The Country Club of South Carolina boasts a 7,150-yard championship course designed by Ellis Maples, a protege of Donald Ross and the patriarch of a renowned, Carolinas-based golf course architecture firm. The course is open to outside play seven days a week, with a $45 greens fee that includes golf cart and range balls. read more

"Golfers worldwide are invited to celebrate with us and see why we're so proud of our 'Friendly Dooks' nickname," said Michelle McGreevy, General Manager. "There will be an extra-enthusiastic welcome in 2014, with a host of special events and promotions at the club." read more

"With new panel members and the renovations and upgrades on a lot of courses, you're always going to have fluctuations on the list," said Michael Whitaker, the South Carolina Golf Course Rating Panel's executive director. "There are so many good ones that a lot of quality golf courses don't make the Top 50." read more

"It is a true honor to have so many golf facilities that we manage ranked among the best in the modern era," said KemperSports Chief Executive Officer Steve Skinner. "These accolades are a true testament to the vision of our clients, the architects and the quality of the staff that manages each facility." read more

"Billy Casper Golf has a history of innovation in the game of golf," says Roberto Balestrini, Founder of American FootGolf League. "General's Ridge and Lake Ridge provide the perfect inaugural venue for FootGolf in the Mid-Atlantic." read more

Berkeley Hills recently celebrated its Golden Anniversary with a gala dinner recognizing the remaining original club members, plus those who have been members for 40 years and 30 years. A retrospective on the club's origins and history was shared, and a commemorative book with historical photos, press clippings and myriad items of nostalgia was be showcased. read more

"The Troon Advantage and Troon Privé programs are an excellent member benefit, so it's an incentive to join Brynwood," said Josh Lowney, Brynwood's General Manager. "Our members are able to travel and book golf for themselves at some of the world's very best clubs and resorts. Troon has been the catalyst for the growth of the game and improving the private member experience." read more

“We are thrilled to extend our new alliance with John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods by delivering our professional services to Reunion Country Club,” stated Ryan Walls, Troon’s senior vice president, operations, sales & marketing. “Reunion has long been considered among the region’s best golf properties and we are excited to contribute to the extraordinary guest and member experiences found at this unique club.” read more

"Having three ranked golf courses on the Outer Banks certainly puts us on the map as a viable golf destination," said Jack Stone, general manager of The Currituck Club and OBX Golf Association member. "It's a great honor to be in the Top 100 and also be recognized for having one of the Coast's Best Greens Complexes and 19th Hole. We feel like The Currituck Club is a hidden gem as a great test of golf located in a beautiful place." read more

"We're very proud of all the great sports facilities in Kentucky, and proud that Valhalla Golf Club joins the Hall of Fame," said Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame member and current board member Dan Neal. "It is up there in its own class for the great excitement that it has generated and the championships it has hosted over the years. Valhalla brings out the best of Louisville and Kentuckians." read more

"It has been a difficult and cold winter in the Northeast and golfers are rejoicing with the arrival of the season," said Pound Ridge General Manager Todd Leavenworth. "The course is in great shape and the clubhouse enhancements will add a new element to the guest experience" read more

"To have our two Pete Dye courses honored once again in Golfweek's state-by-state list speaks volumes about the exceptional golf at Sea Pines," says Cary Corbitt, Vice President of Sports & Operations. "When combining these two acclaimed layouts with our Ocean Course, we offer an array of great golf for our resort guests and members that's tough to beat." read more

"It is an honor to have two of our facilities named to this industry list of the best public golf courses in Illinois," said Frank Jemsek, CEO, Cog Hill Golf and Country Club. "For more than 50 years, we feel we have provided our valued customers with one of the best daily-fee golf experiences in the country." read more

"Our consistent ranking of No. 1 in the state is due to the commitment of the Mashantucket Pequot Nation and Troon," said Archie Cart, Lake of Isles, general manager. "We take great pride in providing our guests with the ultimate experience from pristine course conditions, five-star service and amenities that are found only at Lake of Isles and Foxwoods." read more

"Golfweek is a magazine with a mission to deliver meaningful content to serious golfers everywhere, and we are honored by this recognition" said Mike McCabe, general manager. "Old American is return to strategic golf and shot-making that resonates with players seeking a pure golf experience." read more

 
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