Celebrating 20 Years of Boulder Creek Golf Club

There have been some constants at Boulder Creek Golf Club since it debuted Jan. 1, 2003. Among those that have stood the test of time are quality golf and Andy Schaper, who originally served as director of golf upon the course’s opening. Schaper has played a key role in Boulder Creek’s evolution ever since. Over […]

UNLV PGA Alum Matt Henderson Shares Wisdom and How to Gain More Distance

Award-winning PGA of America professional Matt Henderson knows where his heart remains and his career was jump started. The UNLV Professional Golf Management graduate loves the Rebels, the program and Las Vegas. Here’s part of his story he shared with current PGA student Luc Grenier after he returned to his alma mater to share some […]

Rebels Forever – UNLV PGA Senior Send Off Culminates Journey

Each year, Rebels move on into the golf world to make a positive difference. In 2022, the renowned UNLV PGA Golf Management program once again celebrated the senior class that spent four years learning and contributing to the Las Vegas golf community It was a celebration of what it means to be a Rebel Forever. […]

UNLV Golfer Wins Prestigious PGA University Championship at Bear’s Best Las Vegas

For the first time, the PGA University Championship (formerly Jones Cup) was hosted at Bears Best Golf Club Las Vegas. Each of the 23 PGA University accredited programs brought their rosters out to prove who’s got what it takes to be the best in show and a UNLV Rebel golfer was one who delivered. — […]

Las Vegas Golf Pro Tip – Putt While You Chip

What the hell is Tom Leese, Legacy Golf Club director of instruction, talking about? “Putt while you chip?” Read on and watch the video for more. In this Las Vegas golf tip article, you will learn how to control your shots around the green and control your distance when you use a putting stroke to […]

Here are the 30 Million Reasons Why Anthem Country Club Replaced Fairways, Greens

On Friday, Dec. 2, the course at Anthem Country Club reopened after a shut down of 5.5 months to replace each green and fairway. The new renovation with drought-tolerant and warm seasons is estimates to save at least 30 million gallons of water annually while maintaining optimal playing conditions. Overall, the project will cut Anthem […]

Hey Golfers, Vegas Courses Hate Frost Delays As Much As You Do

There are not many things that can upset a Las Vegas golfer more around this time of year (Nov. – Feb.) than a dreaded frost delay. But here’s a scoop: golf course owners, executives, pros and superintendents hate frost delays as much—or more–than you do. –By Brian Hurlburt, Founder According to Frank Olopoulos, Red Rock […]

Las Vegas Golf Hall of Fame Induction Kicks off PGA Tour Week in Vegas (video)

More than 300 gathered at the Hill at TPC Summerlin to honor the Las Vegas Golf Hall of Fame Class of 2022 and a special Lifetime Inductee Award honoree, Brady Exber. The Class of 2022 was Jeremy Anderson, Bob Coffin, Dale Hahn, Dave Johnson and Ann Sunstrum. The event kicked off the Shriners Children’s Open […]

Friends, Family Welcomed at Cascata By UNLV Professional Golf Management

It’s an annual tradition that kicks of the school year for UNLV Professional Golf Management program. Friends, family, and, yes, students, dine and play the prestigious Cascata. –By Brian Hurlburt The golf event was Aug. 27 and was preceded the evening prior with a dinner featured UNLV alumna and Top Golf instructor and social media […]

Matthewson Looking to Parlay Great Play at PGA City Championship

Erik Matthewson, a PGA of America professional at Shadow Creek, won the 2022 Southern Nevada Chapter PGA NBC Sports Next City Championship at Las Vegas Golf Club by nine shots, posting rounds of 63 and 65 to finish 17-under. Now he is hoping to continue his hot play at the Arizona Open and beyond. “I […]