Golfweek's Best 2019: Top 200 Classic Courses

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Golfweek's Best 2019: Top 200 Classic Courses

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Golfweek's Best 2019: Top 200 Classic Courses

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Olympia Fields Country Club in Illinois has twice played host to the U.S. Open and the PGA Championship. (Getty Images)

Top 200 Classic Courses: 51-100

Rank Course Location Architect(s)  Year opened Rating
51 Sleepy Hollow (54) Scarborough-on-Hudson, N.Y. Charles Blair Macdonald and Seth Raynor; p 1913 7.45
52 St. Louis CC (58) St. Louis Blair Macdonald and Seth Raynor; p 1914 7.42
53 The Course at Yale (51) New Haven, Conn. Charles Blair Macdonald and Seth Raynor; p 1926 7.41
54 Olympia Fields (North) (52) Olympia Fields, Ill. Willie Park Jr.; p 1923 7.41
55 Whitinsville GC (72) Whitinsville, Mass. Donald Ross; p 1923 7.40
56 Ridgewood (Championship Course) (56) Paramus, N.J. A.W. Tillinghast; p 1929 7.39
57 Interlachen CC (53) Edina, Minn.; William Watson, Donald Ross; p 1919 7.39
58 Oak Hill CC (East) (57) Pittsford, N.Y. Donald Ross, George Fazio and Tom Fazio; p 1924 7.38
59 Baltusrol GC (Upper) (59) Springfield, N.J. A.W. Tillinghast; p 1922 7.37
60 Brookside (55) Canton, Ohio Donald Ross; p 1922 7.36
61 Old Elm (62) Fort Sheridan, Ill. Harry S. Colt and Donald Ross; p 1913 7.35
62 Lawsonia (Links) (64) Green Lake, Wis. William B. Langford and Theodore J. Moreau; d 1930 7.34
63 Canterbury (61) Beachwood, Ohio Herbert Strong; p 1922 7.33
64 Aronimink (60) Newtown Square, Pa. Donald Ross; p 1928 7.33
65 Colonial CC (65) Fort Worth, Texas John Bredemus and Perry Maxwell; p 1935 7.29
66 Bel-Air CC (76) Los Angeles George C. Thomas Jr. and William P. Bell; 1925 7.28
67 Fox Chapel (66) Pittsburgh, Pa Seth Raynor and Charles Banks; p 1925 7.27
68 White Bear Yacht Club (67) White Bear Lake, Minn Donald Ross; p 1916 7.27
69 Mountain Lake (69) Lake Wales, Fla Seth Raynor; p 1917 7.25
70 Laurel Valley GC (70) Ligonier, Pa. Dick Wilson; p 1959 7.23
71 Salem CC (63) Peabody, Mass. Donald Ross; p 1925 7.23
72 Franklin Hills (77) Franklin, Mich. Donald Ross; p 1927 7.23
73 Lancaster CC (68) Lancaster, Pa. William S. Flynn; p 1920 7.22
74 Augusta CC (74) Augusta, Ga. Donald Ross; p 1927 7.22
75 Fenway GC (79) Scarsdale, N.Y. A.W. Tillinghast; p 1924 7.21
76 Omni Homestead Resort (Cascades) (71) Hot Springs, Va. William S. Flynn; r 1923 7.21
77 Moraine (75) Dayton, Ohio Alex Campbell; p 1930 7.20
78 East Lake GC (73) Atlanta Tom Bendelow, Donald Ross, George Cobb, Rees Jones; p 1915 7.20
79 Creek Club (81) Locust Valley, N.Y. Charles Blair Macdonald and Seth Raynor; p 1925 7.17
80 Monterey Peninsula      (Dunes) (88) Pebble Beach, Calif. Seth Raynor, Charles Banks and Robert Hunter; p 1926 7.15
81 Hollywood GC (96) Deal, N.J. Walter J. Travis; p 1913 7.14
82 Roaring Gap Club (85) Roaring Gap, N.C. Donald Ross; p 1926 7.13
83 Cedar Rapids CC (92) Cedar Rapids, Iowa Donald Ross; p 1915 7.13
84 Congressional CC (Blue) (80) Bethesda, Md. Devereux Emmet, Robert Trent Jones Sr., Rees Jones; p 1924 7.12
85 Medinah (No. 3) (91) Medinah, Ill. Tom Bendelow, Roger Packard, Rees Jones; p 1928 7.11
86 NCR CC (South) (78) Kettering, Ohio Dick Wilson; p 1954 7.11
87 St. George’s G&CC (93) Setauket, N.Y. Devereux Emmet; p 1917 7.11
88 Sankaty Head (83) Siasconset, Mass. H. Emerson Armstrong; p 1921 7.10
89 Cherry Hills CC (89) Englewood, Colo. William S. Flynn; p 1923 7.10
90 CC of Scranton (84) Clarks Summit, Pa. Walter J. Travis; p 1927 7.08
91 Indianwood CC
(Old) (95)
Lake Orion, Mich. Wilfred Reid; p 1925 7.07
92 Skokie CC (86)  Glencoe, Ill. Tom Bendelow, Donald Ross, William B. Langford and Theodore J. Moreau; p 1938 7.07
93 Kirtland CC (82) Willoughby, Ohio Charles H. Alison; p 1922 7.06
94 Charlotte CC (90) Charlotte, N.C. Donald Ross; p 1923 7.06
95 Holston Hills CC (94) Knoxville, Tenn.  Donald Ross; p 1928 7.06
96 Indian Creek GC* Miami Beach William S. Flynn and Howard C. Toomey; p 1930 7.06
97 CC of Fairfield (99) Fairfield, Conn. Seth Raynor and A.W. Tillinghast; p 1914 7.05
98 Brook Hollow GC* Dallas A.W. Tillinghast; p 1921 7.04
99 Misquamicut GC (87) Westerly, R.I. Donald Ross; p 1923 7.03
100 Minikahda Club (98) Minneapolis William Watson, Donald Ross; p 1907 7.00
Key d: daily fee p: private ** returns to list r: resort * new 

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