U.S. Amateur host courses

Homestead (Cascades)

3rd Virginia - Best in Area

The Homestead mountain setting is truly delightful and the Cascades golf course looks totally natural with its ponds, streams and slopes, but the fairways were blasted through the limestone using tons of dynamite.

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Inverness Club

5th Ohio - Best in Area 82nd USA Ranking 96th North America Ranking

For those readers who associate Inverness with a certain shy little Nessie, we can tell you that the Inverness Club has absolutely nothing to do with the Loch Ness monster.

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Jupiter Hills (Hills)

10th Florida - Best in Area

With holes routed across this unusually hilly site between acres of pine, oak and palmetto, it’s no surprise that the Hills golf course at Jupiter Hills Club is so well regarded and so fiercely protected by its membership.

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Kenwood (Kendale)

28th Ohio - Best in Area

Kenwood Country Club was founded in 1930 by members of Cincinnati Country Club. Donald Ross was called in to help choose an appropriate property on the city outskirts, but Bill Diddel was selected to fashion two courses...

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Kenwood (Kenview)

35th Ohio - Best in Area

The expansion of Interstate 71 has had such a dramatic impact to Kenwood Country Club's Kenview course that it now has some original holes, some that are only a few decades old, and others which are just a few years old.

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Knollwood Club

19th Illinois - Best in Area

Site of the US Amateur Championships in 1956, the classic old parkland golf course at the Knollwood Club is a CH Alison layout from 1924 that has been altered in more recent times by Larry and Roger Packard.

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Memphis

10th Tennessee - Best in Area

Founded in 1905, when James Foulis set out a 9-hole course for the membership, Memphis Country Club expanded its original layout to eighteen holes in 1915, with Donald Ross somehow managing to fit the fairways into a 105-acre property...

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Minikahda

4th Minnesota - Best in Area

Minikahda – whose name comes from two Sioux Indian words meaning “by the side of the water” – dates back to 1898 when an amazing total of 600 members formed the club...

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Minneapolis

6th Minnesota - Best in Area

Venue for the USPGA Championships in 1959, the course at Minneapolis Golf Club is a Willie Park Jr. design from 1916 that was later rerouted by Donald Ross to accommodate a new clubhouse location.

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U.S. Amateur Leaderboard

Rank Name Courses Played
1 Paul Rudovsky Courses Played 75
2 Joseph Andriole Courses Played 67
3 James VanArsdall Courses Played 66
4 Bob McCoy Courses Played 61
5 Mark White Courses Played 57
= Fergal O'Leary Courses Played 57
7 James Gold Courses Played 55
8 Joshua Asher Courses Played 51
9 Scott Wilson Courses Played 50
10 Andrew J. Courses Played 49