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Wildcreek Golf Course
(775) 673-3100
3500 Sullivan Ln
Sparks, NV
 
Wildcreek Golf Course, Executive Course
775/673-3100
3500 Sullivan Ln
Sparks , NV
Type
Public
# of Holes
9
Year Built
1980
Course Architect
Bradford Benz, Richard M. Phelps

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Wildcreek Golf Course
775/673-3100
3500 Sullivan Ln
Sparks , NV
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Year Built
1980
Course Architect
Bradford Benz and Richard M. Phelps

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Rosewood Lakes Golf Course
775/857-2892
6800 Pembroke Ln
Reno , NV
Type
Public
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
Brad Phelps

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Brookside Municipal Golf Course
775/856-6009
700 S Rock Blvd
Reno , NV
Type
Public
# of Holes
9
Course Architect
Bob E. Baldock

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Northern Nevada Golf Association
(775) 673-4653
P.O. Box 5630
Sparks, NV
 
Northern Nevada Women's Golf Association
(775) 358-9634
1702 Bonita Vista Drive
Sparks, NV
 
D'Andrea Golf & Country Club
775/331-6363
2351 N D'Andrea Pkwy
Sparks , NV
Type
Semi-Private
# of Holes
18

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Rosewood Lakes Golf Course
(775) 857-2892
6800 Pembroke Dr
Reno, NV
 
Hidden Valley Country Club
775/857-4742
3575 E Hidden Valley Dr
Reno , NV
Type
Private
# of Holes
18
Course Architect
William F. Bell

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What Are The Top Golf Tournaments

PGA TourThere are some golf tournaments whose pedigrees demand respect and admiration for what they contribute to the game's history. These tournaments test the resolve and skills of the players to a degree that other contests can't begin to match. Actually, it's a good thing that the really great golf tournaments don't come around but a few times each year. Anything beyond the strain evident in those occasional contests could be so dangerous to the psyches of some players that they might very well have short golf careers.

The world's golf season doesn't begin until the Masters Tournament opens play at Augusta National in the first week of April. Until that time of year, golf tournaments have been fun to watch and even seemed to illuminate which players were mastering their craft to really compete for the famed Green Jacket. It's when the Saturday round is over, and the field has shaken out to leave a few who have a chance to take the Masters title, that the real contest begins. And it isn't on the golf course. It's in the players' minds where the real struggle takes place. It's Greg Norman in 1996 watching a six-shot lead on Sunday give way to the steady play of Nick Faldo. It's Scotsman Sandy Lyle serving haggis at the Champions' dinner in 1989. It's Tiger Woods winning his first Masters and crying on his father's shoulder after dropping his last putt. It's just the Masters.

Next on the list of great tournaments is the U.S. Open Championship. It’s held at various golf courses in America, and is known for how difficult the USGA can set a course for play. The real rough begins at two inches, a little further in it’s four inches, and beyond that even a hay mower would have trouble getting through it. U.S. Open officials don't like their tournament being roughed up by par breaking players. On Sunday, the pin placements are in their toughest positions and the greens are slick as glass.

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