Awards and Accolades

  • Best of lists, rankings and awardsCasper Newspaper - The Golf Club at Devils Tower articleColorado Golf Magazine - Boulder C.C. renovation articleColorado Golf Magazine - Phelps-Atkinson profile articleDenver based Magazine - Antler Creek G.C. articleNational magazine - Article on the benefit of short courses & modified layoutsNational Magazine - Article on Teton Lakes G.C., price is rightFargo Newspaper - Edgewood G.C. flood renovation articleSpokane Newspaper - Liberty Lake G.C., Grand opening article
  • National Rankings

     
    Best Public course in Colorado – North/Front Range 2010
    Silver Award: Mariana Butte G.C. – Loveland, Colorado
    [Colorado AVID Golfer Magazine]

    Best Public course in Colorado – Western Slope 2010
    Bronze Award: Devil’s Thumb Golf Club – Delta, Colorado
    [Colorado AVID Golfer Magazine]

    Most Family Friendly Public course in Colorado 2010
    Bronze Award: Indian Tree Golf Course – Arvada, Colorado
    [Colorado AVID Golfer Magazine]

    Best Private course in Colorado – Overall ($0-$10K) 2010
    Bronze Award: Perry Park Country Club – Larkspur, Colorado
    [Colorado AVID Golfer Magazine]

    Best Private course in Colorado – Overall ($10K -$25K) 2010
    Bronze Award: Red Rocks Country Club – Morrison, Colorado
    [Colorado AVID Golfer Magazine]

    Best Private course in Colorado – Overall ($25K -$50K) 2010
    Gold Award: Pinehurst County Club – Denver, Colorado
    [Colorado AVID Golfer Magazine]

    Most Female Friendly Private course in Colorado 2010
    Bronze Award: Perry Park Country Club – Larkspur, Colorado
    [Colorado AVID Golfer Magazine]

    Best Public course in Colorado (7th best), 2009
    Devil’s Thumb Golf Club – Delta, Colorado
    [Colorado Golf Magazine]

    Best New Public course over $75 in the USA (7th best), 2008
    The Golf Club at Devils Tower – Hulett, Wyoming
    [ Golf Digest ]

    Best New Public Remodel in the USA (#4), 2008
    Sierra Del Rio Golf Course – Elephant Butte, New Mexico
    [ Golf Digest ]

    Best New Affordable Public Golf Course in the USA (2nd best), 2003
    Bronze Award: Devil’s Thumb Golf Club – Delta, Colorado
    [ Golf Digest ]

    Best 9-Hole Golf Course in the USA (#1), 2001
    Southern Hills Country Club – Hot Springs, South Dakota
    [ Golf Digest ]

    Fox Sports Rocky Mountain’s Best New Colorado Course, 1998
    Saddle Rock Golf Club – Aurora, Colorado

    Best New Affordable Public Golf Course in the USA (8th best), 1998
    Saddle Rock Golf Club – Aurora, Colorado
    [ Golf Digest ]

    Best New Upscale Public Golf Course in the USA (10th best), 1997
    Twelve Bridges Golf Course – Lincoln, California
    Host to LPGA Tour Event
    [ Golf Digest ]

    Best New Public Golf Course in the USA (5th best), 1993
    Mariana Butte Golf Course – Loveland, Colorado
    [ Golf Digest ]

    75 Best Affordable Public Golf Courses in USA
    Bos Landen Golf Course – Pella, Iowa
    [ Golf Digest ]

    75 Best Public Golf Courses in the USA
    Heritage Hills Golf Course – McCook, Nebraska
    [ Golf Digest ]

    Top Ten State Rankings in Major Publications

     
    Arizona
    Pinnacle Peak Country Club, Remodel
    Alta Mesa Country Club (top 15)
    [ The Business Journal ]

    Colorado
    Saddle Rock Golf Club (Host to Colorado Open)
    Mariana Butte Golf Club
    Pine Creek Golf Club
    Indian Peaks Golf Club*
    West Woods Golf Club
    The Club at Cordillera, Mountain Course*
    Hiwan Golf Club, Remodel
    [ Colorado Golf Magazine ]

    * designed with Hale Irwin

    Illinois
    Panther Creek Country Club* – Springfield, Illinois
    Host to the LPGA State Farm Classic – 2007 & 2008

    Iowa
    Bos Landen Golf Course
    [ Golf Digest ]

    Nebraska
    Heritage Hills Golf Course
    [ Golf Digest ]

    New Mexico
    Sierra Del Rio Golf Course – 9th best for 2009
    [ Golf Digest ]

    Nevada
    Wild Creek, #1 Readers Choice Award
    [ Reno Gazette Journal ]

    Texas
    Firewheel, Old Course
    Firewheel, Lakes Course
    Iron Horse Golf Course
    Indian Creek, Creek Course (top 20)
    Indian Creek, Lakes Course (top 20)
    [ Dallas Morning News ]

    Wyoming
    The Golf Club at Devils Tower – 5th best for 2009
    [ Golf Digest ]

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