Golf Academy of America in Myrtle Beach Host Course Named Local "Course of the Year"

Aug 29, 2014

On August 6, 2014, reported that The Moorland Course at Legends Resort was named Myrtle Beach Area Golf Course Owners Association Course of the Year.

According to the statement issued by Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday, "The MBAGCOA evaluates Golf Course of the Year nominees on four criteria: exceptional quality of the golf course, exceptional quality of the ownership and management, outstanding contribution to the community, and significant contribution to the game. By virtue of winning the award, Moorland becomes a candidate for state and potentially national honors."

The Moorland Course was rated a 4.5-star course in Golf Digest's "Best Places to Play Guide," and was also named in the magazine's "America's 50 Toughest Golf Courses." It is the host facility for the First Tee of Myrtle Beach and Golf Academy of America.