December 15, 2012
Category: In the News

Old American Golf Club GOLF Magazine’s No. 5 ‘Best Public Course’ in Texas

Old American Golf Club GOLF Magazine’s No. 5 ‘Best Public Course’ in Texas

(THE COLONY, Texas)-Old American Golf Club – the Tripp Davis, Justin Leonard design located in The Tribute development – ranks No. 5 in GOLF Magazine’s “Best Public Courses” in Texas, making it the highest ranked course in the Metroplex.

Old American is in the upper echelon of Texas’ 563 public golf facilities and ahead of courses currently hosting PGA TOUR events. GOLF Magazine’s ratings panel includes editorial staff and well-traveled golf industry insiders.

“Our staff works tirelessly to provide elite service and TOUR-quality conditions,” says Mike McCabe, general manager. “We are proud to have a magazine of GOLF’s caliber recognize Old American as the best public course in the region and one of the best in a golf-rich state.”

Since opening in 2010, Old American has garnered a long list of accolades, including “Best New” from GOLF, Golfweek and LINKS. Media frequently citeDavis and Leonard’s commitment to delivering an authentic “Golden Age” design as one of the myriad reasons it’s an “instant classic.”

Old American is PGA TOUR veteran Rod Pampling’s home course. The two-time TOUR champion uses Old American and its practice facilities while in DFW, and displays Old American’s logo on his bag during events

Pampling is one of many pros who’ve played Old American since its opening in 2010. Others include K.J. Choi, Y.E. Yang, John Senden, Steven Bowditch, Paul Stankowski, and Nathan Green.