Myrtle Beach News & Events

  • Mieczkowski Wins Golf.com World Am Final

    Robert Mieczkowski of Laurance Harbor, N.J., shot a gross 76, good for a net 65, at TPC Myrtle Beach during Friday’s World Championship playoff to win the 29th annual Golf.com World Amateur Handicap Championship. Mieczkowski bested a field of 74 other flight winnersMajor League Baseball legend Roger Clemens, who won his flight, shot a gross 79, good fo ...

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  • Blackmoor Golf Club Enters Golf Insider Top 25

    Blackmoor Golf Club reentered the monthly rankings for Myrtle Beach Golf Insider for the first time this year, but the top 16 courses remained unchanged in the August 2012 online edition. The top 25 was reported by www.mbgolfinsider.com this week, based on independent post-play reviews for the previous month from visiting golfers.Blackmoor entered the rankin ...

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  • GOLF Magazine Ranks Myrtle Beach Courses

    Caledonia Golf & Fish Club (No. 27), Dunes Golf & Beach Club (No. 47) and Barefoot Resort’s Love Course (No. 86) are ranked in GOLF Magazine’s biennial “Top 100 Courses You Can Play” in the U.S. Additionally, 13 of the 20 named “Best You Can Play” in South Carolina are from Myrtle Beach: Best You Can Play list:Cal ...

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  • Arcadian Shores Golf Club To Host Family Day

    Arcadian Shores Golf Club will be one of about 45 golf facilities in South Carolina and North Carolina that will host a Family Golf Day Saturday, July 28, with a chance to win practice round tickets to the upcoming PGA Championship at the Ocean Course at Kiawah Island, Aug. 6-12. Arcadian Shores will offer a free kids golf clinic from 9 a.m. to noon, with a ...

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  • Field Set For 81st Annual Amateur Championship

    The Palmetto State’s finest amateur golfers will seek the state’s most prestigious title in the South Carolina Golf Association’s Amateur Championship Aug. 2-5 at the Country Club of Spartanburg. The 81st edition of the State Amateur, a 72-hole test over the venerable Spartanburg layout that will play at 6,573 yards and par 70, again will ...

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  • Dunes Club Head Golf Pro A Self-Taught Golfer, Artist

    MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - Dennis Nicholl, who is in his fifth year as head golf professional at the highly regarded Dunes Golf and Beach Club in Myrtle Beach, S.C., laughs when he says that he has never taken a single golf lesson. He hasn't ever had a painting lesson either, yet he is an accomplished artist. Nicholl is all about creatively taking the road less t ...

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  • ‘The Road To The PGA Championship’ Airs Sunday On CBS

    PGA Professional National Champion Matt Dobyns of Sea Cliff, N.Y., who completed a stunning June debut in the showcase event for PGA professionals, will be one of several PGA professionals featured in the CBS Sports special "The Road to the PGA Championship," which debuts Sunday, July 29, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. EDT. The program, featuring behind-the-scenes s ...

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  • More Exhibitors Commit To Golf.Com World Amateur Expo

    MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - Three more companies have committed to exhibit in the Golf Expo portion of the 29th Annual Golf.Com World Amateur Handicap Championship in Myrtle Beach, Aug. 27-31. Approximately 3,000 golfers will converge on the Grand Strand to compete in the largest on-site amateur golf tournament in the world. The 72-hole tournament will take place ...

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  • Expo Planned For Golf.Com World Amateur Handicap Championship

    MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - Three more companies have committed to exhibit in the Golf Expo portion of the 29th Annual Golf.Com World Amateur Handicap Championship in Myrtle Beach, SC Aug. 27-31. Approximately 3,000 golfers will converge on the Grand Strand to compete in the largest on-site amateur golf tournament in the world. The 72-hole tournament will take pla ...

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  • Myrtle Beach Area Golf Course Owners Name The Dunes Club Course Of The Year

    The Dunes Golf and Beach Club has won 2012 "Course of the Year" from a vote of the Myrtle Beach Area Golf Course Owners Association membership. Jack Himmelsbach, Association president, made the announcement at the July meeting. The Dunes Club, which edged out the Barefoot Resort Dye Club for the award, will advance to state competition, where it will make a ...

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