American Society of Golf Course Architects

Whitten shares thoughts on Morrish for "Golf Digest"

Ron Whitten, Senior Editor, Architecture, at "Golf Digest" has written on the passing of ASGCA Past President Jay Morrish. A past ASGCA Donald Ross Award recipient, Whitten recalled an early meeting with Morrish and the 30+-year friendship that followed.

Fazio, ASGCA leads renovation of Ross-designed River Oaks Country Club

River Oaks Country Club in Houston, a 1923 design by ASGCA Founding Member Donald Ross, is being renovated by Tom Fazio, ASGCA and Logan Fazio, reports "Golf Course Architecture." River Oaks is the last reamining Ross-designed course in Texas.

ASGCA Past President Jay Morrish dies

Jay Morrish, a Past President and Fellow of the American Society of Golf Course Architects (ASGCA), died March 2, 2015. He was 78. ASGCA members and the golf industry will remember Morrish’s design work around the world, as well as his service to ASGCA and the game of golf.

Fought, ASGCA to renovate Maryvale (Ariz.) Golf Course

Scottsdale, Arizona-based John Fought, ASGCA (Fought Design) is adding another local course to his design portfolio with the renovation of Maryvale (Arizona) Golf Course. The 1960s-era public layout is owned by the City of Phoenix and will become the new home course for Grand Canyon University, and plans to reopen in Fall 2015.