2018 Tour Events


Saturday, June 2, 2018


The Devil's Ridge Open


Devil's Ridge G.C.

3700 Metamora Road
Oxford, MI 48371S

1-248-969-0100


6754 yds., Par 72

Deadline to Enter Event: Monday, May 28, 2018

10th Hole, Devil's Ridge G.C.

(click on the image to go to the Devil's Ridge web site)

Founded in 1995, Devil's Ridge Golf Club is one of the top ranked golf courses in Michigan.  Its 18 unique holes of championship golf will challenge even the most skilled player. Over 400 acres of woods, wetlands, and hills, along with a variety of wildlife, provide a relaxing, "up north experience" right here in Oakland County. An abundance of corporate events and tournaments grace our course year after year to relish in our amazing facility and a service staff that is second to none.

For an excellent review of the course (including pictures), check out the Two Guys Who Golf web site.

Tee times begin at 1 pm EDT. Entry fees for this event are as follows:

 


Entry Fees -- The Devil's Ridge Open


Medal play competition -- 33% of field will receive a check.

Professionals
Amateurs
 One Event
This event with two others
 One Event
This event with two others
$175.00
$150.00
$100.00
$75.00


The purse will be determined by the number of players who enter the event.
See the Purses page for the breakdown of prize money based on the number of players.


Directions:



Map of Oxford, Michigan

Saturday, June 9, 2018


The Boulder Pointe Open


Boulder Pointe G.C. ( Peaks / Dunes )

One Champions Circle
Oxford, MI  48371

1-248-969-1500


7424 yds., Par 72


Deadline to Enter Event: Monday, June 4, 2018

4th Hole, Boulder Pointe G.C. (Peaks)

(click on the image to go to the Boulder Pointe web site)

Boulder Pointe Golf Club is a modern 27 hole golf facility which is the centerpiece of a large housing development just west of M-24 in Oxford. The course is quite long, and water comes into play on a number of holes. Many of the holes are exposed, requiring players to deal with the wind. The greens are large and undulating, and are strategically bunkered.

For an excellent review of the course (including pictures), check out the Two Guys Who Golf web site.

Tee times begin at 1 pm EDT. Entry fees for this event are as follows:


Entry Fees -- The Boulder Pointe Open


Medal play competition -- 33% of field will receive a check.

Professionals
Amateurs
 One Event
This event with two others
 One Event
This event with two others
$175.00
$150.00
$100.00
$75.00


The purse will be determined by the number of players who enter the event.
See the Purses page for the breakdown of prize money based on the number of players.


Directions:


Map of Oxford, Michigan

Monday - Thursday, June 11-14, 2018


2017 Michigan Open Championship

Presented by LaFontaine Automotive


Grand Traverse Resort ( The Bear )

100 Grand Traverse Village Blvd
Williamsburg, MI 49610

1-231-534-6000


7,078 yds. Par 72


This event is conducted by the Michigan PGA

18th Hole, The Bear

(click on the image to go to the Michigan PGA web site)

For the first time in 10 years, the Michigan Open Championship will once again be played at the Grand Traverse Resort in Acme, which was the home of the Michigan Open from 1981 through 2008. The Michigan Open is conducted by the Michigan Section of the PGA. To enter, please go to the Michigan PGA web site.

Designed by Jack Niclaus, The Bear ranks as one of the most difficult courses in Michigan, with a handicap index of 76.3 and a slope rating of 148. It plays at 7,078 yards to a par of 72.

In order to play in the Michigan Open, players must have been residents of Michigan for a minimum of six months prior to entering. Unless exempt, players must qualify for the event in order to compete. For all information concerning the Championship, please see the Michigan PGA web site.


Directions:


Map of Acme, Michigan

Saturday and Sunday, June 23-24, 2018


The Coyote Preserve Open


Coyote Preserve Golf Club

9218 Preserve Dr.
Fenton, MI  48430

1-810-714-3206


6912 yds., Par 71


Deadline to enter event: Monday, June 18, 2018

18th Hole, Coyote Preserve G.C.

(click on the image to go to the Coyote Preserve web site)

Coyote Preserve Golf Club is a spectacular Arnold Palmer design set in rolling terrain just west of U.S. 23 south of Fenton. It has numerous holes requiring carries over wetlands, ponds, and ravines. The greens are large and have many undulations, and are surrounded by many strategically placed bunkers. Many holes also wind through wooded areas.

Although the course isn't long by modern standards, the shot values of Coyote Preserve make its length irrelevant -- players will be extremely challenged in all aspects of their game from the first tee to the 18th green. The event at Coyote Preserve will certainly be one of the highlights of the Tour schedule.

For an excellent review of the course (including pictures), check out the Two Guys Who Golf web site.

Tee times begin at 1 pm EDT. Entry fees for this event are as follows:


Entry Fees -- Coyote Preserve Open


Medal play competition -- 33% of field will receive a check.

Professionals
Amateurs
 This Event Only
This event with two others
 This Event Only
This event with two others
$350.00
$300.00
$200.00
$175.00


The purse will be determined by the number of players who enter the event.
See the Purses page for the breakdown of prize money based on the number of players.


Directions:


Map of Fenton, Michigan

Saturday, July 7, 2018


Shootout At The Fortress


The Fortress

950 Flint St.
Frankenmuth, MI 48734

1-989-652-0460


6813 yds., Par 72

Deadline to enter event: Monday, July 2, 2018

7th Hole, The Fortress

(click on image to go to The Fortress web site)

The Fortress is a spectacular course set within the city limits of Frankenmuth, one of Michigan's most scenic and popular small towns. Designed by Dick Nugent, the course is superbly conditioned, and has a number of classic (and difficult) holes. Players will find the course memorable, and will find the back nine to be one of the toughest stretches of golf played on the Tour during the season. The course has been the site of numerous Michigan Open qualifiers, has has proven to be a very tough place to go low.

For an excellent review of the course (including pictures), check out the Two Guys Who Golf web site.

Tee times begin at 1 pm EDT. Entry fees for this event are as follows:


Entry Fees -- Shootout At The Fortress


Medal play competition -- 33% of field will receive a check.

Professionals
Amateurs
 One Event
This event with two others
 One Event
This event with two others
$185.00
$160.00
$110.00
$85.00


The purse will be determined by the number of players who enter the event.
See the Purses page for the breakdown of prize money based on the number of players.


Directions:


Map of Frankenmuth, Michigan

Saturday, July 14, 2018


The Hawk Hollow Open


Hawk Hollow Resort (Hawk Hollow G.C.)

15101 Chandler Rd.
Bath, MI 48808

517-641-4295


6974 yds. Par 72


Deadline to enter event: Monday, July 9, 2018

18th Hole, Hawk Hollow G.C.

(click on image to go to Hawk Hollow web site)

Hawk Hollow G.C. is the original of two spectacular courses that comprise the Hawk Hollow Resort, located in Bath Township, just north of East Lansing. Designed by Jerry Matthews, the course is superbly conditioned, and has a number of classic (and difficult) holes. Players will find the course memorable, and will find the last two holes to be one of the toughest finishes of any course on Tour.

For an excellent review of the course (including pictures), check out the Two Guys Who Golf web site.

Tee times begin at 1:57 pm EDT. Entry fees for this event are as follows:


Entry Fees -- Hawk Hollow Open


Medal play competition -- 33% of field will receive a check.

Professionals
Amateurs
 One Event
This event with two others
 One Event
This event with two others
$185.00
$160.00
$110.00
$85.00


The purse will be determined by the number of players who enter the event.
See the Purses page for the breakdown of prize money based on the number of players.


Directions:


Map of Bath, Michigan

Sunday, July 22, 2017


The Benton Harbor Open


Lake Michigan Hills G.C.

2520 Kerlikowski Rd.
Benton Harbor, MI 49022

269-849-2722


6818 yds. Par 72


Deadline to enter event: Monday, July 16, 2018

1st Hole, Lake Michigan Hills G.C.

(click on image to go to the Lake Michigan Hills web site)

Always rated at the top of the southwest Michigan public golf courses and the finest Benton Harbor golf course, Lake Michigan Hills Golf Club has consistently received a four star rating from Golf Digest's Best Places to Play rankings. Lake Michigan Hills is located in the Benton Harbor/St. Joseph area and celebrates over 40-years of golf service to the community. The course architect, Charles Maddox, Sr., treats the golfer with many elevation changes, generous tree-lined fairways, multiple tee options, and large undulated greens.

For an excellent review of the course (including pictures), check out the Two Guys Who Golf web site.

Tee times begin at 2 pm EDT. Entry fees for this event are as follows:


Entry Fees -- The Benton Harbor Open


Medal play competition -- 33% of field will receive a check.

Professionals
Amateurs
 One Event
This event with two others
 One Event
This event with two others
$175.00
$150.00
$100.00
$75.00


The purse will be determined by the number of players who enter the event.
See the Purses page for the breakdown of prize money based on the number of players.


Directions:


Map of Benton Harbor, Michigan

Saturday, July 28, 2018


Gull Lake View Open


Bedford Valley G.C.

23161 Waubascon Rd.
Battle Creek, MI 49017

269-965-3385


6,915 yards, Par 72


Deadline to enter event: Monday, July 23, 2018

7th hole, Bedford Valley G.C.

(click on image to go to Bedford Valley website)

Bedford Valley G.C. is a William Mitchell design set in beautiful terrain containing rolling hills, forests and wetlands typical of many parts of Michigan. The course is well manicured with relatively generous fairways and is strategically bunkered. The greens are very large and offer numerous challenging pin positions. Although not overly long at 6,980 yards, players will have to play accurate shots to keep the ball in play and post a decent score.

For an excellent review of the course (including pictures), check out the Two Guys Who Golf web site.

Tee times begin at 2 pm EDT. Entry fees for this event are as follows:


Entry Fees -- The Gull Lake View Open


Medal play competition -- 33% of field will receive a check.

Professionals
Amateurs
 One Event
This event with two others
 One Event
This event with two others
$185.00
$160.00
$110.00
$85.00


The purse will be determined by the number of players who enter the event.
See the Purses page for the breakdown of prize money based on the number of players.


Directions:


Map of Battle Creek, Michigan

Saturday, August 11, 2018


Pheasant Run Open


Pheasant Run G.C.

46500 Summit Parkway.
Canton, MI 48188

734-397-6460


7,125 yards, Par 72


Deadline to enter event: Monday, August 6, 2018

7th hole, Pheasant Run G.C.

(click on image to go to Pheasant Run website)

Canton's vision of building a world class, community golf facility was realized when Pheasant Run Golf Club opened its doors in 1995. The now mature and pristine 27-hole layout, designed by Arthur Hills, will put your skills to the test.

The course encompasses over 300 acres of penncross turf, natural wetlands, woodland areas, and native grasses, designed to be played by all. Arthur Hills states "we created large landing areas off the tee but tightened things up after the drive with water hazards and marshes."

Pheasant Run has 4 sets of tee boxes and can be played from 5,046 yards to 7,125 yards from the tips. Play all the way back and you'll find a course rating of 74.9 and slope of 148, ranking it among the most difficult in the state. With length being a factor, Hills designed large, receptive greens that are well guarded by stray shots. (Description courtesy of Pheasant Run web site).

For an excellent review of the course (including pictures), check out the Two Guys Who Golf web site.

Tee times begin at 2 pm EDT. Entry fees for this event are as follows:


Entry Fees -- The Pheasant Run Open


Medal play competition -- 33% of field will receive a check.

Professionals
Amateurs
 One Event
This event with two others
 One Event
This event with two others
$175.00
$150.00
$100.00
$75.00


The purse will be determined by the number of players who enter the event.
See the Purses page for the breakdown of prize money based on the number of players.


Directions:


Map of Canton, Michigan

Saturday, August 18, 2017


The Jackson Open


The Grande Golf Club

1293 Floyd Ave.
Jackson, MI 49201

1-517-768-9494


7181 yds. Par 72


Deadline to enter event: Monday, August 13, 2018

16th Hole, The Grande G.C.

(click on image to go to The Grande web site)

The Grande Golf Club is a Raymond Hearn design set in classic Michigan terrain containing both forests and wetlands. The course is well manicured with generous fairways and has distinct bunkering both in the landing area of drives and near the greens. The greens are very large and have numerous difficult pin positions. At 7,181 yards, players will need to hit a number of precise long iron shots to score well.

For an excellent review of the course (including pictures), check out the Two Guys Who Golf web site.

Tee times begin at 2 pm EDT. Entry fees for this event are as follows:


Entry Fees -- The Jackson Open


Medal play competition -- 33% of field will receive a check.

Professionals
Amateurs
 One Event
This event with two others
 One Event
This event with two others
$175.00
$150.00
$100.00
$75.00


The purse will be determined by the number of players who enter the event.
See the Purses page for the breakdown of prize money based on the number of players.


Directions:


Map of Jackson, Michigan

Saturday, August 25, 2018


The Timber Trace Open


Timber Trace Golf Club

1 Champion Circle
Pinckney, MI 48169

1-734-878-1800


7020 yds. Par 72


Deadline to enter event:Monday, August 20, 2018

10th hole, Timber Trace G.C.

(click on image to go to Timber Trace web site)

Timber Trace Golf Club in Pinckney is one of Livingston County's premier championship layouts. Set amongst pines and hardwoods, with rolling fairways and superb conditioning, this course will definitely give you that "up north" feel. At 7,020 yards, it is not an extremely long course, but you will need to hit is straight to set up reasonable approaches to the well guarded greens.

For an excellent review of the course (including pictures), check out the Two Guys Who Golf web site.

Tee times begin at 1 pm EDT. Entry fees for this event are as follows:


Entry Fees -- The Timber Trace Open


Medal play competition -- 33% of field will receive a check.

Professionals
Amateurs
 One Event
This event with two others
 One Event
This event with two others
$175.00
$150.00
$100.00
$75.00


The purse will be determined by the number of players who enter the event.
See the Purses page for the breakdown of prize money based on the number of players.


Directions:


Map of Pinckney, Michigan

Saturday, September 8, 2018


The Brighton Open


Huntmore Golf Club

9595 Estancia Rd
Brighton, MI 48114

810.225.4498

7115 yards, Par 72


Deadline to enter event: Monday, September 3, 2018

17th Hole, Huntmore G.C.

(click on the image to go to the Huntmore web site)

Huntmore Golf Club is a beautifully designed championship layout in a natural setting on 300 acres. Featured in the diverse landscape are the best greens in the area, gently rolling hills, hardwood forests, native wetlands, and natural lakes.

Huntmore was originaly known as '"The Golf Club of Michigan," and new ownership took possesion in 2008. The course has undergone many changes, which has greatly improved playability and course conditions.

For an excellent review of the course (including pictures), check out the Two Guys Who Golf web site.

Tee times begin at 2 pm EDT. Entry fees for this event are as follows:


Entry Fees -- The Brighton Open


Medal play competition -- 33% of field will receive a check.

Professionals
Amateurs
 One Event
This event with two others
 One Event
This event with two others
$175.00
$150.00
$100.00
$75.00


The purse will be determined by the number of players who enter the event.
See the Purses page for the breakdown of prize money based on the number of players.


Directions:


Map of Brighton, Michigan

Saturday, September 15, 2018


The Eagle Eye Classic


Hawk Hollow Resort (Eagle Eye G.C.)

15101 Chandler Rd.
Bath, MI 48808

1-888-411-4295


7318 yds., Par 72


Deadline to enter event: Monday, September 10, 2018

17th Hole, Eagle Eye G.C.

(click on image to go to Hawk Hollow Resort web site)

The 2018 Eagle Eye Classic will be played on one of the most difficult tests of golf in Michigan available for public play, Eagle Eye Golf Club. Designed by Chris Lutzke in collaboration with Pete Dye, Eagle Eye has several holes reminiscent of the TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra, Florida, home of the Player's Championship on the PGA Tour. In particular, the 17th at Eagle Eye is an exact replica of the island green 17th at TPC Sawgrass. One of the characteristics of Eagle Eye is a number of approaches to greens set near water hazards, creating extremely challenging approaches.

For an excellent review of the course (including pictures), check out the Two Guys Who Golf web site.

Tee times begin at 12 pm EDT. Entry fees for this event are as follows:


Entry Fees -- The Eagle Eye Classic


Medal play competition -- 33% of field will receive a check.

Professionals
Amateurs
 One Event
This event with two others
 One Event
This event with two others
$200.00
$175.00
$125.00
$100.00 ea.


The purse will be determined by the number of players who enter the event.
See the Purses page for the breakdown of prize money based on the number of players.


Directions:


Map of Bath, Michigan

Saturday, September 22, 2018


The Michigan Players Tour Championship


Buck's Run G.C.

1559 S Chippewa Rd.
Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

989-773-6830


6765 yds. Par 72


Deadline to enter event: Monday, September 17, 2018

9th Hole, Buck's Run G.C.

(click on image to go to Buck's Run web site)

Buck's Run Golf Club is a fantastic layout with a collection of holes unlike any other course in Michigan. Designed by Jerry Matthews, it has everything players expect from a course up north, but is located in Mid-Michigan just west of Midland. The course is superbly manicured, and has fairways that demand precise driving to set up reasonable approaches. The greens are somewhat small and extremely undulated, and you will need to hit approach shots accurately to get to certain pin positions. At 6,765 yards, it does not require extreme length to play, but players will need to hit it accurately to have any kind of approach.

For an excellent review of the course (including pictures), check out the Two Guys Who Golf web site.

Tee times begin at 12 pm EDT Entry fees for this event are as follows:


Entry Fees -- The Michigan Players Tour Championship


Medal play competition -- 33% of field will receive a check.

Professionals
Amateurs
This event only
This event with two others
This event only
This event with two others
$200.00
$175.00
$125.00
$100.00


The purse will be determined by the number of players who enter the event.
See the Purses page for the breakdown of prize money based on the number of players.


Directions:



Map of Mt.Pleasant, Mchigan