Saturday, December 16th, 2017 / Union Hills

In the Phoenix area, discover one of the northwest valley’s hidden treasures… Less than five minutes from the 101 Freeway and Union Hills Drive lies one of the valley’s best-kept secrets… Union Hills Golf & Country Club. A semi-private club with all the amenities you would expect A Championship Greg Nash designed 18-hole golf course; first-class practice facilities, A clubhouse featuring Large Dining Room, The Del Grill and Cocktail Lounge
Tom Hecocks

With 3 good birdies, Tommy of the no shoes Hecocks on a scorecard playoff wins the Union hills event today under cloudy skies. Tom and Mike Roether scored identical 68 nets but Tom got 1st place and Mike settled for a 2nd place using the scorecard playoff system. In third place and playing very well with his new driver shaft Bill Heller is hitting the ball much straighter lately finished with 66 net. Easier to see and find your ball in the fairway as I well know. Danny Delgado also playing well lately tied Tom Hebert for the Atta-A-Boy at 68 nets they agreed it required no playoff. Next, up for VGA, Wednesday will be the Troon North Monument course one of the finer courses we play. Get out and play eh? Rest of the field results click here.

Pos. Player Total
To Par
1 Hecocks, Tom

Valley Golfers Association
73 -7 65 5.00
2 Roether, Mike

Valley Golfers Association
77 -7 65 3.00
3 Heller, Bill

Valley Golfers Association
96 -6 66 1.00
4 Delgado, Dan

Valley Golfers Association
84 -4 68 0.00
5 Hebert, Thomas

Valley Golfers Association
85 -4 68 0.00

Next up for VGA, Wed, Dec 20, 2017, Troon North – Monument @ 8:10 AM $59.00. 

Troon North Golf Club stands as a hallmark of the Scottsdale desert golf experience with two 18-hole courses stretching through the natural ravines and foothills in the shadows of Pinnacle Peak. Giant granite boulders lie strewn across the rugged landscape of Arizona’s Sonoran Desert, where Troon North Golf Club combines iconic golf with the visual sensation of the desert landscape, providing a standard unmatched in the American Southwest.
Revered as Scottsdale’s crown jewel, the challenge, visual sensation, and special ambiance of Troon North sets the standard by which all other courses are measured. The immaculately groomed fairways, bentgrass greens, and exceptional customer service create the renowned Troon Golf Experience. Troon North’s Monument and Pinnacle courses consistently rank at the top of every golfer’s must-play list. Recent course renovations by original designer and British Open Champion Tom Weiskopf have created two new layouts that bring his original concept to life. Golfers in search of the classic desert golf experience are returning to Troon North Golf Club again and again to enjoy Weiskopf’s true vision. Whether you’re playing for the first time or a regular at Troon North, these two Scottsdale courses in sunny Arizona offer golf connoisseurs the best in desert golf!

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