Unique Woodside Golf Course Hosting First GAM 14 & Under Match Play Championship
EAST LANSING –
Woodside Golf Course is one of a handful of 12-hole golf courses in the country
designed to appeal to, among others, those who seek a course that takes less
time to play, those beginning the game and those who perhaps seek a less
physically demanding experience.
The Hawk Hollow Golf
Property, which also features the popular Eagle Eye and Hawk Hollow courses
less than three miles away, is a perfect spot for the first GAM 14 & Under
Match Play Championship for boys and girls Monday and Tuesday.
a nine-hole facility, added three holes in 2014 designed by Eagle Eye’s
renowned architect Chris Lutzke. It stretches over 146 acres along Wood Road
featuring hardwoods that frame generous fairways. The 12 Woodside holes can
typically be played in less than 3 hours.
A field of 32 boys
and 16 girls will play in the tournament, which combines stroke play and match
play. After 12 holes of stroke-play qualifying Monday morning, players will be
seeded into match-play flights of eight players each. Players will play three
matches against other players of similar ability levels through Tuesday
afternoon to determine champions.