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SCOTT PIERCY

  • BIRTHPLACE: Las Vegas Nevada
  • RESIDES IN: Las Vegas, Nevada
  • COLLEGE: San Diego State University
  • WORLD RANKING: 36
  • TURNED PRO: 2001

NATALIE GULBIS

  • BIRTHPLACE: Sacramento, California
  • RESIDES IN: Las Vegas, Nevada
  • COLLEGE: University of Arizona
  • TURNED PRO: 2001
  • PASSIONS: Besides golf, Gulbis enjoys working out and running.  She has starred in her own reality TV show on the Golf Channel. Additionally, she has been giving back to the community since 2005, when she created the Natalie Gulbis Foundation, and is a continuous supporter of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada. 

CHEYENNE WOODS

  • BIRTHPLACE: Phoenix, Arizona
  • RESIDES IN: Phoenix, Arizona
  • COLLEGE: Wake Forest University
  • TURNED PRO: 2012
  • PASSIONS: Woods started playing golf at the age of five years old.  She also enjoys hiking, ping pong and traveling. If Woods was not a professional golfer she'd be in media broadcasting. In December 2015 she and three other female golfers helped raise over $15,000 to bring a fresh water well to several remote areas of Zambia as part of the “Golf ‘Fore’ Africa” fundraiser.

RYAN MOORE

  • BIRTHPLACE: Tacoma, Washington
  • RESIDES IN: Las Vegas, Nevada
  • COLLEGE: University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • TURNED PRO: 2005
  • CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:
    • 2016 Ryder Cup Team Champion
    • 2016 John Deere Classic Champion
  • PASSIONS: Golf has carried over into other aspects of Moore’s life. In 2011, Moore joined family and friends to create RMG Golf Course Management, LLC. The group was formed to revitalize the golf economy in Puget Sound.  Moore said, “We want people to have great facilities they can play at a reasonable rate”.

Jimmy Walker

  • BIRTHPLACE: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • RESIDES IN: San Antonio, Texas
  • COLLEGE: Baylor University
  • TURNED PRO: 2001
  • CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:
    • 2016 Ryder Cup Team Champion
    • 2016 PGA Championship
  • PASSIONS: Outside of golf and his family, Walker’s biggest passion is astrophotography, which consists of photographing distant galaxies through a telescope and his photos have been selected multiple times as NASA's astronomy photos of the day.

PAT PEREZ

  • BIRTHPLACE: Phoenix, Arizona
  • RESIDES IN: Scottsdale, Arizona
  • COLLEGE: Arizona State University
  • TURNED PRO: 1997
  • CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:
    • 2017 OHL Classic at Mayakoba Champion
  • PASSIONS: Perez is very involved with the philanthropy Operation Game On.  Founded and managed by his father, Tony, the organization helps teach golf to wounded veterans.

JASON KOKRAK

  • BIRTHPLACE: North Bay, Ontario, Canada
  • COLLEGE: Xavier University
  • TURNED PRO: 2008
  • FACTS:  Jason was inducted into the Xavier University Athletic Hall of Fame in December 2015. His favorite course is Oakmont CC. Favorite teams are the Ohio State Buckeyes and all professional teams in Cleveland. "Fight Club" is his favorite movie. Jason would round out his dream foursome with Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Fred Couples. Was born in Canada when his mother was visiting family, but moved to the U.S. a couple weeks after being born.

ALEX CEJKA

  • BIRTHPLACE: Marienbad, Czech Republic (of German nationality)
  • RESIDES IN: Munich, Germany and Las Vegas, Nevada
  • TURNED PRO: 1989
  • PASSIONS: When Cejka was younger, he was an ice hockey and soccer player, but then saw Bernhard Langer play and switched to golf.  Additionally, Cejka enjoys fishing, pool, relaxing, cars, jet skiing, and remote control airplanes.

TROY MERRITT

  • BIRTHPLACE: Osage, Iowa
  • RESIDES IN: Boise, Idaho
  • COLLEGE: Boise State University
  • TURNED PRO: 2008
  • FUN FACTS: Outside of golf, avid sports fan and was all state basketball player in high school in Minnesota.  Troy supports the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital by contributing money for every single birdie/eagle he makes during the PGA TOUR season.

BOO WEEKLEY

  • BIRTHPLACE: Milton, Florida
  • RESIDES IN: Jay, Florida
  • COLLEGE: Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
  • TURNED PRO: 1997
  • PASSIONS: Weekley is an avid hunter and fisher. Nicknamed after cartoon hero Yogi Bear’s sidekick, “Boo Boo” Bear. Studied turfgrass science in college and later worked as a laborer at the Monsanto chemical plant in Pensacola, Fla. Used to wear rain pants because cotton pants caused him to break out in a rash and lists Ben Hogan as his hero.

ANDRES GONZALES

  • BIRTHPLACE: Olympia, Washington
  • RESIDES IN: Olympia, Washington
  • COLLEGE: University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • TURNED PRO: 2006
  • PASSIONS: Outside golf, Gonzales considers marrying his wife one of the biggest thrills of his life, and on April 11,2015, he became a father. Breaking his neck at the age of 11 prevented him from playing contact sports and turned him to golf. His favorite place to vacation is Disney World.  Additionally, Gonzales supports charities that benefit pancreatic cancer research. Because of his upbeat attitude and spirited personality, is referred to as "Half Man, Half Amazing."

J.T. POSTON

  • BIRTHPLACE: Hickory, North Carolina
  • COLLEGE: Western Carolina University
  • TURNED PRO: 2016
  • FUN FACTS: J.T. would round out his dream foursome with Arnold Palmer, Tiger Woods and Jack Nicklaus.  J.T. always marks his golf ball with three dots under the number and only uses 1s and 3s. His first-tee song would be “The Life” by Gary Clark Jr.

MAX HOMA

  • BIRTHPLACE: Burbank, California
  • RESIDES IN: Valencia, California
  • COLLEGE: University of California, Berkley
  • TURNED PRO: 2013
  • FUN FACTS: Earliest golf memory is Tiger Woods winning the 1997 Masters. If not a professional golfer, Max would be a broadcaster.  His biggest thrill in golf is playing on the winning 2013 Walker Cup team.  Max’s favorite course played is The National GL of America, host of the 2013 Walker Cup. 

Source: PGATOUR.com and LPGATOUR.com

Shadow Creek

Shadow Creek is a legendary golf course sculpted from the Nevada desert by renowned architect Tom Fazio. Its sparkling creeks, towering waterfalls and lush gardens framed by surrounding mountains create a picture perfect paradise for any golfer. Every hole at Shadow Creek could make a signature statement at most golf courses throughout the world.

  • Distance from Mandalay Bay: 15.4 miles
  • Course Type: Forested
  • Designer: Tom FazioNumber of Holes: 18
  • Caddies: Mandatory
  • Pro Onsite: Mark Brenneman, PGA Member; Monte Montgomery, Director of Golf

Call 866.260.0069 to reserve a tee time

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Shadow Creek

Reflection Bay

Considered one of the most scenic and enjoyable golf experiences in Las Vegas, Reflection Bay Golf Club is located just 17 miles from the Las Vegas strip in the luxurious high end resort residential community of Lake Las Vegas. Reflection Bay Golf Club is designated as a prestigious Jack Nicklaus Signature Design course, the only such course located in the state of Nevada. With 5 golf holes situated directly on the lake, make sure to bring your camera to capture the breathtaking layout and challenging design. The facility also features a private beach club with stand-up paddle boarding, kayaks, electric boats and other fun outdoor activities for the whole family to enjoy while you play your round. Reflection Bay Golf Club has hosted the Wendy's 3 Tour Challenge PGA event several times and has been the recipient of some of the most sought after awards including the TOP 100 Course ratings by both Golf Magazine and Golf Digest.

  • Distance from Mandalay Bay: 22.6 miles
  • Course Type: Public Course
  • Designer: Jack Nicklaus
  • Number of Holes: 18
  • Caddies: N/A
  • Pro Onsite: N/A

Call 702.740.GOLF to reserve a tee time

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Reflection Bay

Dragon Ridge

Located in the McCullough Mountains, high above the Las Vegas Valley floor, Dragon Ridge is a unique Country Club that offers features unsurpassed in Southern Nevada. Dragon Ridge complements the impressive portfolios of noted golf course architects Jay Morrish and David Druzisky. Between them, the two have built other well-known facilities such as Troon North and the TPC Stadium Course in Scottsdale, Arizona, Forest Highlands in Flagstaff, Arizona, the Reserve in Palm Springs, and many others. At Dragon Ridge, Morrish and Druzisky have designed a true "Members Course" that is challenging for all skill levels. With unobstructed views of the entire valley, Dragon Ridge consists of an 18-hole, par 72 layout that stretches to 6,975 yards. With the innovative use of natural hillsides and canyons, the topography that makes up Dragon Ridge and the entire MacDonald Highlands community, is simply breathtaking.

  • Distance from Mandalay Bay: 12 miles
  • Course Type: Private Golf Course
  • Designer: Jay Morrish & David Druzisky
  • Number of Holes: 18
  • Caddies: N/A
  • Pro Onsite: N/A

Call 702.614.4444 to reserve a tee time

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Dragon Ridge/Pacific Links

Nike Golf

Located at the Shoppes at Mandalay Place

Known for combining innovation and comfort, Nike Golf offers a wide selection of apparel, footwear and equipment to get you ready for the links.

Hours: 10:00 a.m. — 9:00 p.m.

Location: 125

Phone Number: 702.632.9368

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Topgolf Las Vegas

Topgolf is the hottest new concept on the Las Vegas scene. A four-level entertainment venue with interactive golf games and balls that score themselves, Topgolf is unlike anything you’ve ever experienced. It features climate-controlled hitting bays, hundreds of HDTVs, a stage for live concerts, water features with cabanas, dynamic event spaces, delicious food and more.

Phone Number: 702.933.8458

For more information visit Topgolf.com