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67 Troon-affiliated courses named Golfweek’s best

Scottsdale, Ariz. (June 13, 2022) – Troon®, the leader in providing golf and club-related leisure and hospitality services, is pleased to announce that 67 of its brand-affiliated courses were recently named to Golfweek's 2022 Best Courses lists. A total of 51 daily-fee/resort properties appear on Golfweek’s 2022 “Best Courses You Can Play, State-by-State” list, while 16 private clubs were named to the “Best Private Courses, State-by-State” ranking.  In addition, 10 Troon-affiliated courses appear on Golfweek’s prestigious “Top 100 Best Courses You Can Play” ranking, while eight are on the “Top 200 Modern Courses” list.

Golfweek’s elite team of more than 850 course evaluators determine the annual selection of the country's best public and private layouts. Each year, the raters survey over 3,600 facilities, grading each following Golfweek’s 10 strict evaluation standards. The magazine then ranks the best classic, modern, resort and residential courses nationally as well as the best private and public courses in each state.

Affiliated courses named to Golfweek's Best include: 

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Top 100 Best Courses You Can Play
No. T-18 Kapalua Plantation Course – Maui, Hawaii
No. T-20 Gamble Sands – Brewster, Washington
No. 38 Mystic Creek Golf Club – El Dorado, Arkansas
No. 50 Giants Ridge Golf & Ski Resort (Quarry) – Biwabik, Minnesota
No. T-65 Cascata – Las Vegas, Nevada
No T-69 Yocha Dehe at Cache Creek Casino – Brooks, California
No. 75 Princeville Makai Golf Club – Kauai, Hawaii
No. T-88 Wickenburg Ranch Golf & Social Club – Wickenburg, Arizona
No. 93 Rawls Course at Texas Tech – Lubbock, Texas
No. T-94 Quintero Golf Club – Peoria, Arizona

Top 200 Modern
No. T-37 Kapalua (Plantation Course) – Maui, Hawaii
No. 46 Gamble Sands – Brewster, Washington
No. T-104 Pronghorn (Fazio) – Bend, Oregon
No. T-135 Giants Ridge Golf & Ski Resort (Quarry) – Biwabik, Minnesota
No. T-151 Champion Hills – Henderson, North Carolina
No. T-168 The King Kamehameha Golf Club – Maui, Hawaii
No. T-182 Cascata – Las Vegas, Nevada
No. T-199 Princeville Makai Golf Club – Kauai, Hawaii

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Best Courses You Can Play, State-By-State
No. 2 Wickenburg Ranch Golf & Social Club, Wickenburg 
No. 3 Quintero Golf Club, Peoria
No. 7 Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Golf Club, Maricopa
No. 9 Troon North Golf Club (Monument), Scottsdale 
No. 10 Troon North Golf Club (Pinnacle), Scottsdale 
No. 14 Boulders Resort & Spa (South), Scottsdale 
No. 16 The Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa (Ridge/Canyon), Tucson
No. 17 Boulders Resort & Spa (North), Scottsdale
No. 20 Papago Golf Club, Phoenix
No. 23 Whirlwind Golf Club (Cattail), Chandler
No. 27 Sedona Golf Resort, Sedona

No. 1 Mystic Creek Golf Club, El Dorado

No. 6 Yocha Dehe Golf Club, Brooks 
No. 17 Bayonet, Seaside
No. 20 Classic Club, Palm Springs
No. 30 Park Hyatt Aviara, Carlsbad

No. 2 Wintonbury Hills Golf Course, Bloomfield
No. 4 Lake of Isles (North), North Stonington

No. 2 Bayside Resort Golf Club, Selbyville 

No. 11 Hammock Beach Resort (Ocean), Palm Coast 
No. 12 Hammock Beach Resort (Conservatory), Palm Coast

No. 2 Kapalua (Plantation), Maui 
No. 4 Princeville Makai Golf Club, Kauai 
No. 8 Mauna Lani (North), Kohala Coast
No. 12 Ocean Course at Hōkūala, Kauai
No. 13 Kapolei Golf Club, Kapolei
No. 14 Mauna Lani (South), Kohala Coast

No. 8 Chariot Run, Laconia

No. 5 Finkbine Golf Club, Iowa City

No. 3 Ironhorse Golf Club, Leawood

No. 1 Giants Ridge Golf & Ski Resort (Quarry Course), Biwabik
No. 6 Giants Ridge Golf & Ski Resort (Legends Course), Biwabik

No. 6 Grand Bear, Saucier

No. 1 Wilderness Club Resort, Eureka

No. 2 Cascata, Las Vegas 
No. 6 Coyote Springs Golf Club, Coyote Springs
No. 12 Rio Secco Golf Club, Las Vegas

New Jersey
No. 3 Seaview Hotel and Golf Club (Bay), Galloway Township
No. 14 Seaview Hotel and Golf Club (Pines), Galloway Township

New Mexico
No. 8 Sandia Golf Club, Albuquerque

New York
No. 14 Centennial Golf Club, Carmel
No. 15 The Golf Club at Mansion Ridge, Monroe

No. 10 Pronghorn (Nicklaus), Bend 
No. 12 Tetherow, Bend
No. 14 Langdon Farms, Aurora

No. 2 The Rawls Course at Texas Tech, Lubbock

No. 3 Entrada at Snow Canyon Country Club, St. George 
No. 5 Thanksgiving Point Golf Club, Lehi

No. 8 Spring Creek Golf Club, Zion Crossroads
No. 14 Potomac Shores Golf Club, Potomac Shores

No. 1 Gamble Sands, Brewster

Best Private Clubs, State-By-State
No. 4 Old Overton Club, Birmingham

No. 11 Troon Country Club, Scottsdale
No. 12 Pine Canyon Club, Flagstaff
No. 15 Torreon (Cabin), Show Low

No. 3 Fieldstone Golf Club, Greenville
No. 4 The Peninsula Golf & Country Club, Millsboro

No. 5 The King Kamehameha Golf Club, Maui

No. 3 Reunion Golf & Country Club, Madison

No. 3 Dalhousie Golf Club, Cape Girardeau

North Carolina
No. T-11 Champion Hills, Hendersonville

North Dakota
No. 2 Fargo Country Club, Fargo

No. 2 Pronghorn (Fazio), Bend
No. 10 Broken Top Club, Bend

No. 7 The Virginian and Nicewonder Farm & Vineyards, Bristol

No. 3 Oneida Golf & Country Club, Green Bay

No. 3 The Powder Horn Golf Club, Sheridan

About Troon
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Troon is the world’s largest golf and golf-related hospitality management company providing services at 680-plus locations around the globe, including managing 665-plus 18-hole equivalent golf courses. In addition to golf, Troon specializes in homeowner association management, private residence clubs, estate management and associated hospitality venues. Troon’s award-winning food and beverage division operates and manages 670-plus food and beverage operations located at golf resorts, private clubs, daily fee golf courses and recreational facilities. With properties located in 45-plus states and 30-plus countries, Troon’s family of brands includes Troon Golf, Troon Privé, Troon International, Indigo Sports, CADDIEMASTER, Peter Burwash International, True Club Solutions, Cliff Drysdale Tennis, RealFood Hospitality, Strategy and Design, Casa Verde Golf, and ICON Management Services. For additional news and information, visit

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