Pine Needles Resorts announced a staff promotion in Sales and welcomed several additions to its Golf Operations team.
Tyler Mishler has been promoted to Social Sales & Golf Group Manager, while four staff members have been added to the Golf Operations team.
Tournament field comprised of 128 golfers from 15 states and Canada competing in two divisions, Open & Senior
Southern Pines, NC – March 6, 2017 – A field of 128 amateur golfers from 15 states and Canada teed off Friday in the 23rd Annual Pine Needles Invitational Golf Tournament at Pine Needles & Mid Pines in Southern Pines, N.C.
A strong field of amateur golfers competed in two divisions (Open & Senior) over three days on two signature Donald Ross–designed golf courses. The tournament annually attracts a strong field of amateur golfers in one of the most prestigious team events to kick off the tournament season.
By Lee Pace
Peggy Kirk Bell thought she was making a joke in 1991 when Pine Needles hosted the U.S. Women’s Senior Amateur two years after having had the U.S. Girls’ Junior. During her remarks at the opening night dinner, the long-time Pine Needles owner said, “Well, we’ve had the senior ladies and we’ve had the young girls. Now if we could get the pros in here, we’d have it covered.”
Pine Needles & Mid Pines Social Sales & Golf Group Manager discusses why guests, families and groups have been returning to Pine Needles & Mid Pines for decades.
One of the main reasons groups come to Pine Needles and Mid Pines is the rich history. Pine Needles has hosted three U.S. Women’s Opens and will host the upcoming Senior Women’s Open.
Meghan Miller joined Pine Needles in February 2016 as a member of the Golf Operations staff. With a strong background in Food & Beverage, she quickly proved herself to be a multi-talented asset to the resort and was promoted in January 2017 to Pine Needles Food & Beverage Manager.
By Lee Pace
The accolades began flowing as soon as Mid Pines reopened in September 2013 following a greens conversion to bermuda and complete restoration of the fairway lines, natural sandy rough areas and bunker configurations under the auspices of architect Kyle Franz.
By Lee Pace
Pine Needles is adding to its rich heritage with the February 2016 announcement that it will be the venue for the second ever U.S. Women’s Senior Open, to be held in May of 2019.
Southern Pines, NC – February 14, 2017 – A field of 118 amateur golfers from 10 states teed off this past weekend in the 18th Annual Mid Pines Invitational Golf Tournament at Mid Pines Inn & Golf Club in Southern Pines, N.C.
The tournament features two divisions (Open & Senior) competing on a signature Donald Ross–designed golf course and annually attracts a strong field of amateur golfers in one of the most prestigious team events to kick off the tournament season.