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California's Poppy Hills, originally built by Robert Trent Jones Jr. in 1986, is named 2014 "Best Semi-Private Renovation" by GOLF in its January edition, which followed an honor for best Newly Remodeled Courses by Golf Digest in November. SentryWorld in Wisconsin, an RTJ II original from 1989, also earned an honor for best Newly Remodeled Courses by Golf Digest in November. read more

"This is a once-in-a-lifetime project," said Graham Lebowitz, North Ranch general manager. "This is not just about current members, but about how we make sure that North Ranch is here 100 years from now." read more

"We are looking forward to another year of great golf at the Makai in 2015," said Princeville Makai Golf Club General Manager Alex Nakajima, "and we hope our guests will enjoy these special values in the coming year." read more

To celebrate the newly designated trail -- which allows today's golfers to play in the footsteps of Bobby Jones, Walter, Hagen, Babe Zaharias, and countless other greats of the game -- Mission Inn is offering a special package that runs through January 14, 2016. read more

"We introduced this program last year, and it has proven to be very popular," said Poipu Bay's Director of Golf, Craig Sasada. "It's perfect for the golfer who has limited time or wants to get in a solid practice session at the end of the day. And playing the first three holes provides a great introduction to our course." read more

Enrique Gandara, Vice President of Sales and Marketing: "All of us at Quivira and Pueblo Bonito Resorts and Spas are gratified by the great compliments bestowed on our course by the media and by golfers who have experienced our fantastic layout. GOLF Magazine's award further reinforces the realization of our vision." read more

"The NWGA certification process gives us a valuable resource to learn what we are doing well and how we can become more welcoming to women," said Rich Strozewski, General Manager, The Legacy Golf Club. read more

General Manager Ryan Dionne: "When you combine stellar golf, clubhouse and sports facilities, a talented staff and an enthusiastic membership, you have a winning combination. That is what makes Forsgate a special place." read more

"I'm really looking forward to being a part of the USA Junior Golf Team Program. The curriculum and structure is world class. The kids in our area that participate are really going to thrive in this program," said Dan Martin, a PGA Class A Teaching Professional. read more

"There are more than 15,000 golf courses in the United States and it is truly an honor to be recognized for a second straight year in Golfweek's top 100," said David Engram, Head Golf Pro at Mirabel. "We have worked tirelessly to make this club into something really special and this award helps show the entire golf community the type of high-caliber, luxury golf club experience that our members already enjoy." read more

"This is one of the great pieces of property in the world," said golf legend and course designer Jack Nicklaus. "We tried to create some excitement on the mountain and in the dunes, and I believe we've created a golf course that plays as spectacular as it looks." read more

David Teets, General Manager, Vasari Country Club: "The NWGA certification gives us impartial third-party validation that we are doing well and can always do a little better to ensure that every woman who comes to Vasari knows that we are Rolling Out the Green Carpet." read more

"This latest honour at the Scottish Golf Tourism Awards is especially important as it reflects our focus on creating the best possible links experience which includes more than just an enjoyable round of golf," said Art Dunkley, director of Kingsbarns Golf Links. read more

"David identified perhaps the most interesting part of our site and has routed the golfer through it in a very exciting way," said Mike Keiser, noted golf course developer. "I truly am looking forward to working with him again." read more

"The new practice facility is a welcome addition to our award-winning golf facility and reiterates KemperSports' commitment to environmental stewardship," said Olivas Links general manager Matt Kalbak. read more