Tag: North Hills Country Club

The Vince Lombardi Golf Classic: June 5-6 at North Hills CC

The name Vince Lombardi is synonymous with a winning tradition, and a steadfast dedication to excellence and integrity. When the greatest head coach in the history of the National Football League was diagnosed with cancer 45 years ago, the Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation was founded to create awareness and help raise money for leading edge cancer research …

North Hills Country Club, Feherty Interview with Golf Legend Ken Venturi

I came across this interview on the Feherty Show with Ken Venturi a few months back, and enjoyed it so much I wanted to share it. Following his injury-shortened career as one of the PGA’s greatest stars, including 14 Tour wins and a US Open victory, Venturi became the voice of golf for 35 years as Lead …

82: My Best Round at North Hills

I spent hours today waiting for the cable guy to show up to relocate my router to where I need it to be so I can start working from home, and finally gave up a bit after six and just had to take advantage of the day’s perfect weather. I started out on one in …

Golf Course Review: North Hills Country Club

This past January, I took a hard look at my financial situation and realized that I was spending far too much on golf. As a golf writer, I’d gotten quite a few rounds and trips for free, but where I was hemorrhaging money was on all the rounds after work, and on weekends at places …

Team USA’s Spectacular Comeback in the 2013 North Hills CC Ryder Cup

This weekend was the annual Ryder Cup tournament at North Hills Country Club. I somehow qualified for it, and was excited to partake in the action. Day one was team play: Nine holes of partners best ball, followed by nine holes of alternating shot. I was fortunate to be paired up with Brian Seider, who …

Ryder Cup Weekend at North Hills

I have always wanted to play in a Ryder Cup style tournament, and this year I got the invite to participate in the annual event at North Hills. The Ryder Cup is invite-only, based on results from the season’s tournaments, and pits two teams (American vs. European – I heard that I will be on …

Four Days in June: Hole-in-One History

This past June, I witnessed one of the most unbelievable golf events of my life. Starting with a Friday afternoon round at Wild Rock, a member of my friend Nick’s bachelor party, also named Nick, started things off with a hole-in-one on the ninth hole. On the practice range, Nick talked about how this was …

Achievement of One of My Lifetime Goals: Country Club Membership at North Hills

It has always been a dream of mine to belong to a country club, and a couple of weeks ago I brought that dream to fruition by dropping off the check for my first year’s dues at North Hills Country Club in Menomonee Falls. I have lived within walking distance of North Hills for seven years, but have yet …

Wisconsin’s Best Public Golf Courses

When you look at any of the key “Top 10” lists in the state of Wisconsin, there is certainly a lot of parity. My list is not much different from others, but I do like to think that I tend to be more subjective than the major media (GolfWeek, Golf Digest, Golf.com). How some state …