Hilton Head Island News & Events

  • JPGA Students Win in Florida

    Two Junior Players Golf Academy students won their age groups in February’s Hurricane Junior Golf Tour event in Fleming, Florida. Ewen Ferguson of Glasgow, Scotland, won the boys’ 15-18 division, and Anita Uwadia won the girls’ 11-14 division. The JPGA, located on Hilton Head Island, offers junior golf schools and camps for all skill leve ...

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  • Plenty of Excitement at the Sea Pines Junior Heritage

    Chase Koepka and Ashlan Ramsey Photo courtesy of Sea Pines Junior Heritage/Paul Rouillard 2012 The Sea Pines Junior Heritage, held at Sea Pines’ Heron Point and Harbour Town Golf Links in early February, provided plenty of excitement this year, with a ...

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  • Harbour Town Golf Links is Pros' Favorite Stop

    Did you hear? Harbour Town Golf Links in Sea Pines on Hilton Head Island is the PGA Tour pros' favorite place to play! Players were surveyed by GolfWorld magazine, and they cited such reasons as beauty, strategy, condition and location. For more, check out the April 9, 2012 Forbes.com write-up. ...

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  • Five More PGA Tour Golfers Commit to the RBC Heritage

    Camilo Villegas, Rickie Fowler, Tommy Gainey, Ben Crane and Lucas Glover have all committed to the 44th annual RBC Heritage, taking place April 9-15, 2012 over the Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island. They will be joined by several other PGA TOUR stand-outs, including defending champ Brandt Snedeker, Luke Donald, Ernie Els, Jim Furyk, Stewar ...

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  • The Heritage Classic Foundation Distributes Verizon Foundation Grants

    The Heritage Classic Foundation is distributing funds to those in need thanks to a grant from the Verizon Foundation. The Verizon Foundation awarded the three-year $1.5 million grant to the Heritage Classic Foundation in 2011. Each year, half of the grant is used to continue the Heritage Scholar Program. The other half is used to fund nonprofits ...

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  • Inokawa Wins Third Consecutive Title Gumm Notches Second Victory in the Girls Division

    A highly skilled group of junior golfers competed in the 36-hole International Junior Golf Tour (IJGT) Border Battle at Callaway Gardens on March 10-11, 2012. For many players this was their first IJGT tournament, and the Mountain View course at Callaway Gardens Resort, which hosted the PGA TOUR's Buick Challenge from 1991-2002, proved quite the test. ...

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  • Simpson, Johnson, Cauley and Stenson to Play in the RBC Heritage

    Four more PGA TOUR Professionals are playing in in the RBC Heritage. Webb Simpson, Zach Johnson, Bud Cauley and Henrick Stenson have all committed to the 44th annual event, taking place April 9-15, 2012 over the Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island. Simpson had his best year on the PGA TOUR in 2011. The Charlotte, N.C. resident carded two vic ...

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  • Three Young Local Golfers to Play in the RBC Heritage

    Three young local professional golfers making a name for themselves on the PGA TOUR have committed to play in the RBC Heritage. Kyle Stanley is hoping to continue his successful season at the RBC Heritage and thanks to sponsors exemptions, Mark Anderson and Brian Harman will also be competing in the 44th annual event, taking place April 9-15, 2012 over th ...

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  • Healing Heroes promises to raise $17,000 to give a severely wounded veteran a ParaMobile Device

    In its mission to support the most severely injured veterans from the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, the Independence Fund will host the inaugural Healing Heroes Golf Week (HHGW) in the South Carolina Lowcountry from April 23-27, 2012.    The Independence Fund volunteers thank these Lowcountry courses for sponsoring this event: ...

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  • Luke Donald and Five Others Commit to RBC Heritage

    During the 44th annual RBC Heritage Media Day,  Jim Little, Chief Brand and Communications Officer for RBC announced Luke Donald, the number one player in the world and RBC Ambassador, has committed to play in South Carolina's only PGA TOUR event.    Tournament Director Steve Wilmot announced four more PGA TOUR champio ...

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