Golf

Navarre qualifies for girls golf regional

Navarre qualifies for girls golf regional

Navarre’s girls golf team is off to the regional tournament. The Raiders finished second in the District 1-3A tournament Tuesday at Capital City Country Club in Tallahassee. Ailsa Clark paced Navarre, shooting a 70. The Raiders shot 364 as a team. Niceville won the district with a 293. Kennedy Johnston came through with a 92 […]

New GM brings experience to Hidden Creek

New GM brings experience to Hidden Creek

Jim Morgan knows he has his work cut out for him as the new general manager of The Club at Hidden Creek Golf Course. The course has been struggling financially under the ownership of the Holley-Navarre Water System, which bought Hidden Creek in 2012, and Morgan is looking forward to turning things around. “I look […]

Raider golfer Ailsa Clark already working on next season

Raider golfer Ailsa Clark already working on next season

Ailsa Clark, the Lady Raiders’ top golfer, isn’t slowing down just because the season is over. The high school junior won the Pensacola City Junior Championship Girls Open Division at Osceola Golf Course last weekend. As a Raider, Clark averaged 38.5 strokes per nine-hole during the season and won four of seven matches. In the […]

Tiger Point pro shop on the move?

Tiger Point pro shop on the move?

The pro shop at Tiger Point Golf Club is currently in the clubhouse, immediately adjacent to the dining room. However, the Gulf Breeze City Council Monday will consider authorizing architectural plans to relocate the pro shop to a vacant building near the golf cart staging area, so that the dining room can be expanded. Council […]

Update: Moving closer to Tiger Point West rebuild

Update: Moving closer to Tiger Point West rebuild

  The Gulf Breeze City Council voted July 21 to enter into negotiations with Robert C. Walker, Inc., a golf course architectural firm, to design the rebuild of Tiger Point’s West Course. Council’s action was a complete reversal of its decision July 16 when the group rejected the staff’s recommendation to begin negotiations with the Jacksonville-based […]

Boo lends a hand at charity outing

Boo lends a hand at charity outing

PGA Tour player Boo Weekley headed out to the 17th tee at The Club at Hidden Creek June 20 to help raise money for Vision of Hope, a Santa Rosa County-based nonprofit that provides services for disabled individuals. The first foursome to arrive at the hole each donated $5 to the cause, so Weekley hit in each […]

Council discusses Tiger Point improvements

Council discusses Tiger Point improvements

The Gulf Breeze City Council held a workshop May 28 to review ideas and costs for renovations to the Tiger Point Clubhouse and Pro Shop. George Williams from Bay Design Architects shared renovation options for the city-owned golf course ranging from $400,000 to more than $1.2 million. Read more in the June 5 issue of Navarre […]

Hidden Creek bids on land to secure Boo Fest

Hidden Creek bids on land to secure Boo Fest

The Holley-Navarre Water System voted last Tuesday to make a $90,000 offer on a piece of land located on the Hidden Creek golf course, where Boo Weekley’s Charity Golf Tournament and Concert is held annually. For the past three years, the lot located near Hidden Creek’s parking lot has been donated by property owner John […]

Bubba Watson named PGA Player of the Month

Bubba Watson named PGA Player of the Month

Bubba Watson for the second time in his career has been named PGA TOUR Player of the Month. The PGA TOUR and Avis Car Rental made the announcement March 13. As the official rental car company of the PGA TOUR, Avis will make a $50,000 contribution to the Bubba Watson Foundation, which was established in […]

Gulf Breeze advances with golf course renovations

Gulf Breeze advances with golf course renovations

The Gulf Breeze City Council voted unanimously Monday to begin negotiations for the renovation of the Tiger Point Golf Course Clubhouse and Pro Shop. The city will negotiate a contract with architectural firm Bay Design Associates, Inc. for the design and construction management of the renovation. “We had some communication with the architects and they […]