American Society of Golf Course Architects

ASGCA Past President Pete Dye to receive GCBAA Rossi Award

The Golf Course Builders Association of America (GCBAA) has announced ASGCA Past President Pete Dye as its recipient of the prestigious Don A. Rossi Award. The Don A. Rossi Award will be given at the 2015 Golf Industry Show to be held in San Antonio, Texas, Feb. 24.

Straka, ASGCA to appear on Sirius PGA Tour Radio Dec. 9

Jason Straka, ASGCA, a principal in Fry/Straka Global Golf Course Design will be a featured guest Dec. 9 at 4:15 p.m. EST on "Inside the Ropes" on Sirius XM PGA Tour Radio. The show will be broadcast live from the Ohio Turfgrass Foundation (OTF) Conference and Show, and The Ohio State University Green Industry Short Course, to be held Dec. 9-11 in Sandusky, Ohio.

Profile Products renews support of ASGCA as Major Partner in Education

Profile Products, LLC, of Buffalo Grove, Illinois, has extended its Major Partner in Education commitment to the American Society of Golf Course Architects (ASGCA) for three years, supporting education for ASGCA members and the golf industry. The Major Partnership support level assists ASGCA in developing educational programming, and provides tools ASGCA members utilize to work more effectively in golf development and remodeling.

"USA Today" profiles Dye, ASGCA, golf's "Energizer bunny"

Steve DiMeglio of "USA Today" captures the work of ASGCA Past President Pete Dye in a recent profile: "His courses are scenic and thought provoking while at the same time unnerving and, for many, diabolical considering his bountiful use of perplexing angles, deep bunkers, moguls and humps and water hazards."