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Rock Creek ranks No. 6 in Alabama


Fairhope, Alabama (February 4, 2019) - Rock Creek Golf Club in Fairhope, Ala. was recently recognized as one of Alabama’s top golf courses according to Golf Advisor’s Best of 2018 ranking. Golf Advisor, the leading source of golf course ratings and reviews by golfers, for golfers, voted Rock Creek the No. 6 golf course in the Yellowhammer state.

“We are very honored to be included in this prestigious group of golf courses,” said William Chadick, Director of Golf, Rock Creek Golf Club. “We continue to strive to exceed expectations and provide guests with the best golf experience possible.”

Rock Creek is an Earl Stone-design that stretches over 6,900 yards and plays to a par 72. The fun, player-friendly course is enjoyed by locals, members and visitors alike and features tree-lined fairways, generous landing areas and large undulating greens.

According to Golf Advisor, course scores are based on their overall rating and subcategory average as voted on by Golf Advisor readers. Courses need a minimum of 10 reviews over the calendar year to be considered for their Best-of rankings. Golf Advisor is the leading source of golf course ratings and reviews by golfers, for golfers. Golf Advisor’s community of golfers share their first-hand experience at thousands of courses worldwide to help other golfers decide where to play their next round.

About Rock Creek Golf Club
Located within a 400-home golf community, Rock Creek Golf Club in Fairhope, Alabama, is a popular venue for the locals, as well as well-known favorite stopover for golfers on their way to-or returning from Gulf Shores. Beginners and even the most seasoned golfers enjoy the 18-hole player-friendly layout with natural rolling terrain, which is unique to the Southern Alabama region. Guests, residents and Members may enjoy the panoramic golf course views over casual fare and refreshments in the full-service restaurant and outdoor patio at the Clubhouse or simply relive their round with friends over appetizers and drinks at the Rock Creek Bar. A fully-stocked golf shop with the latest golf attire and equipment is available for last minute purchases or special orders.

About Honours Golf
Headquartered in Birmingham, Ala., Honours Golf was founded on a vision to provide award-winning golf courses with unparalleled course conditions, hire dedicated team members who share a passion for golf, and deliver impeccable personalized service. As a result, Honours Golf has grown to become the Southeast's leading golf course development and management company. In 2014, Honours was acquired by Troon and operates as a subsidiary of the global brand. Honours currently operates 25 award-winning daily fee, resort and private club facilities including the King & Bear at World Golf Village Resort in St. Augustine, Fla.; Reunion Golf & Country Club in Madison, Miss., Craft Farms Golf Resort and Peninsula Golf & Racquet Club in Gulf Shores, Ala. The company has plans to grow the Honours Golf brand through third-party management.

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