Hilton Head Island News & Events

  • Hilton Head National, Old South Announce Package Rate

    Bluffton courses Hilton Head National and Old South Golf Links have announced a special golf deal through the end of the year. Prices to play the two courses range from $119 to $139. Hilton Head National Golf Club is considered one of the best public courses in the region. In an area where there is no shortage of golf courses, this one stands out for its c ...

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  • Panayanggool Prevails at Port Royal; Alligood Wins Boys 14 & Under Title

    A highly talented group of junior golfers came to compete in the 36-hole International Junior Golf Tour Junior at Port Royal Golf Club. The Barony Course at Port Royal Golf Club proved to be a tough test during both rounds. The gusting winds and the tight landing areas made finding the fairway a challenge for many. Nont Panayanggool of Chiang Mai, Thailand ...

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  • Berkeley Hall set to host Players Am

    Bluffton golfers created one of country’s most prestigious amateur events By Lance Hanlin, lhanlin@golfersguide.com The idea of the Players Amateur came back in 1999 when Bluffton golfers Tom McKnight and Duke Delcher were traveling to the U.S. Amateur Championship in Pebble Beach, Calif. “It was a long flight and we had plenty of time on o ...

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  • Most Popular Myths in Golf Exposed

    Golfer’s Guide Instruction by Andrew Rice It has been an enlightening experience using TrackMan in almost every lesson for a year now. There are so many widespread philosophies us golfers have heard so many times, we simply accept them to be truth. TrackMan says hold on a minute! Here are a few examples that come to mind: You&rsqu ...

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  • Local news and notes

    If you would like your news or notes published in our next issue, e-mail Lance Hanlin at lhanlin@golfersguide.com Former HHIJGA student wins LPGA ChampionshipFormer Hank Haney International Junior Golf Association student Shanshan Feng won the LPGA Championship on June 10 at Locust Hill Country Club in Pittsford, N.Y. With a two-stroke victory, the 22-year ...

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  • Sea Pines Resort Announces Summer Escape Package

    HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. - New for 2012, Sea Pines Resort's popular "Summer Escape Package" will include unlimited replays and complimentary golf for juniors during week-long stays through Sept. 7. This family friendly package at Hilton Head Island's most celebrated retreat starts at $1,200 for a two-bedroom villa. Loaded with value, it offers a total savin ...

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  • Local golfers make US roster for Euro Cup

    The International Junior Golf Tour will compete against the Canadian Junior Golf Association and the FIFE Scotland team in the Euro Cup, a 54-hole triangular match set for July 20-28 in St. Andrews, Scotland. The Euro Cup will be played on three courses -- Leven, Scotscraig and Drumoig.Divisions are boys 15-19, boys under 14 and girls under 19. Hilton Head ...

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  • EWGA Championship Series Semifinals Set

    EWGA, an organization enabling current and aspiring business and professional women to connect through golf, will host its 17th Annual Championship Series starting this month. The event is the world's largest women's amateur golf competition. More than 2,400 women will participate in the championship series, which starts with individual chapter championship ...

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  • Junior golfers named to Team USA

    Four junior golfers with local ties were named to Team USA for the International Junior Golf Tour’s 2012 North America Cup. Ben Dietrich, Zach Boe, Mark Folkwein and Derrick Villarreal will face members of the Canadian Junior Golf Association in the event, scheduled for July 1-4 at Oldfield Golf Club in Okatie. All four will compete in the boys 15-19 ...

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  • Sea Pines Resort to Host Els for Autism Golf Challenge

    HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. -- Sea Pines Resort, home of the PGA Tour's RBC Heritage, will host the “Els for Autism Golf Challenge” benefiting the Els for Autism Foundation on Harbour Town Golf Links, Sept. 10. Spearheaded by PGA Tour player Ernie Els and his wife Liezl, the Els for Autism Foundation helps children worldwide living with the disor ...

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