Junior golf tourney scheduled
Published 4:45 pm Monday, April 9, 2012
The Country Club of Brewton – managed by Billy Casper Golf (BCG) – will host the inaugural Regions Bank Junior Golf Tournament on Saturday, April 28 and Sunday, April 29.
Home to top PGA TOUR players Bubba Watson, Heath Slocum and Boo Weekly, Country Club of Brewton features a signature Jerry Pate-designed golf course. Slocum will conduct a golf clinic and sign autographs on Friday, April 27 at 6 p.m.
The tournament is a 36-hole stroke-play competition with junior golfers grouped by gender and age. The $100 entry fee includes greens fees, practice round, range balls, lunch on Saturday and prizes. Registration ends on Friday, April 27 at 1 p.m.
“We’re excited to host this tournament for junior golfers,” says Jason Hamilton, General Manager of Country Club of Brewton. “The course will provide a fair test, and golfers will learn valuable lessons in sportsmanship and camaraderie.”
BCG began managing Brewton in November 2011, overseeing all aspects of Brewton member programs; operations; golf course and property maintenance; sales, marketing and public relations; staffing and training; merchandising; restaurant and banquet activities; financial management; and special events.
Opened in 1997, Country Club of Brewton boasts an 18-hole, par-72, 7,019-yard layout with tree-lined fairways, elevation changes and two lakes, which come into play. Aesthetically-pleasing hole configurations and distinct challenges for golfers of all skill levels add to the course’s impressiveness.
A full-service driving range and practice facility ensure golfers hone their games between rounds. Non-golf amenities include tennis courts, swimming pool and children’s play area.
The impressive 16,000 square-foot clubhouse overflows with southern charm, featuring stately windows and hard cherry furnishings. There is also a fully-stocked pro shop, bag storage, locker rooms and dining. Attractive banquet space makes Brewton the perfect setting for golf outings, weddings and other social engagements.
For more information go to www.ccofbrewton.com or call 251-867-4100.
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