(3/19/12) On Saturday, March 17, to celebrate the opening of the season at Skyline Golf Course, Emerson Hyde and John "Hoagy" Hoagenson were given the honors of being the first to tee-off and officially open the course.
Skyline general manager, Larry "Smokey" Severson stated, "We are honored to have two charter members of Skyline Golf Course to kick-off our 2012 season." "Between Emerson and John, they represent 109 years of Skyline Golf Club membership and we appreciate them very much."
Smokey also stated that the course is in good shape despite a few brown spots that will clear up with a few good rain showers. Upcoming events include the annual membership meeting that is scheduled on April 1
, 2012, at 2:00 p.m. and free junior lessons on Mondays during the month of June. Also, upcoming tournaments will be posted on the facility bulletin board.
Construction on Skyline Golf Course’s front nine began in 1956, and was opened to the public in 1957. It wasn't until 30 years later in 1988, that the back nine holes began construction. Carved through a scenic oak and pine forest, they opened to the public in 1990.
Skyline Golf Course is the premier golf course in West Central Wisconsin, and offers a variety of challenges for every level of golfer. After a round of golf, enjoy the beautiful and spacious clubhouse where you can relax surrounded by spectacular views. For more information call 715-284-2613 or visit the website www.golfskyline.com.