Golfweek Puts Five of 10 “Best You Can Play” in Ohio in Northeast Ohio’s Back Yard

Northeast Ohio Golf

Little Mountain CC Hole 17
Little Mountain in Concord once again makes the Golfweek's Best You Can Play state list
Golfweek’s annual ranking of the “Best Courses You Can Play” in the state puts half of that list squarely in Northeast Ohio.

2012 Golfweek State Rankings for Ohio:
1) Longaberger, Nashport (m)
2) Hawthorne Valley CC, Solon (c)
3) Sleepy Hollow GC, Brecksville, (c)
4) Boulder Creek, Streetsboro (m)
5) Little Mountain, Concord (m)
6) Stonelick Hills, Batavia (m)
7) Shaker Run, Lebanon (m)
8) Quarry GC, Canton (m)
9) Black Diamond GC, Millersburg (m)
10) EagleSticks GC, Zanesville (m)
(m) ““ modern course; (c) ““ classic course; NEOH course

See the state-by-state golf course ranking list for the entire USA.

In addition to the state-by-state rankings, Golfweek also creates a Top 100 list for Classic Courses (pre-1960) and Modern Courses (1960+), regardless of public or private. For 2012, the courses in those lists from the state of Ohio:

Top 100 Modern Courses:
11. The Golf Club, New Albany 1967, Pete Dye
12. Muirfield Village Golf Club, Dublin 1974, Jack Nicklaus
39. Double Eagle Golf Club, Galena 1991, Jay Morrish/Tom Weiskopf

Top 100 Classic Courses
22. Camargo Club, Indian Hill 1921, Seth Raynor
41. Inverness Club, Toledo 1919, Donald Ross; Tom/George Fazio (1978)
44. Scioto Country Club, Columbus 1916, Donald Ross
50. Canterbury Golf Club, Beachwood 1922, Herbert Strong
64. Brookside Country Club, Canton 1922, Donald Ross
71. NCR Country Club (South), Kettering 1954, Dick Wilson

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