Preserving the Traditions of the Ancient Game of Golf
We had nice weather and Benvenue rolled out the red carpet to make for a great day. As always, the greens proved to be very challenging. The format was Stableford and a number of players had good…Continue
Started by Andy Moye. Last reply by Ellis Nelson Nov 18.
Great weather and a challenging course hosted the 2023 Carolina Hickory Open at Aiken Golf Club. Our champion, for the third consecutive year, is Gordon Preddy of Mount Pleasant, NC. Preddy jumped…Continue
Started by Andy Moye. Last reply by Doug Brossman Sep 25.
Episode 22 of The Plus Four Podcast on Hickory Golf is out, featuring author and historian, Michael B. Morrison, and his 2022 book, "The Great English Golf Boom. Hear it here: https://plusfour.org/podcast/michael-b-morrison-the-great-english-golf-boom/ ; #HickoryGolf
Posted by Robert Birman on September 24, 2023 at 7:39pm
The East TN Hickory Players and the Southern Hickory Golf Society would love to extend the invitation for you to join us May 19-21 for the inaugural Mid-South Hickory Golf Classic. This event will be held at The Course at Sewanee. Sewanee is the home of the University of the South. The course dates back to 1915 and was restored by Gil Hanse in 2013. The course and the 13,000 acre domain and campus are a spectacular setting. You can go to:…Continue
Sad news today. Jay Harris has been admitted to a Hospice facility in Burlington, NC where he has resided for the last several years. His stroke and surgeries from the melanoma that had spread to his brain are the contributing factors. Jay was one the founders of the Carolina Hickory Golf Association. He considered himself the Pied Piper of hickory golf in the Sandhills area and brought many new players into the fold. I will keep everyone posted on this site with updates and…Continue