Senior Open, new Sand Hills course tee up Nebraska for more events
Hole 9 at the Omaha Country Club, which hosts the 2013 U.S. Senior Open — the biggest golf event ever staged in this state — starting Monday.
Posted: Sunday, July 7, 2013 12:00 am
Thousands will pour into the heart of Omaha, pack themselves onto a small parcel of hilly land and line the gently rising and falling fairways, stretching up on toes and craning necks for a glimpse of golf's greats.
Six hours and 346 miles away, a select few will play their first rounds at the newest course in the Sand Hills, the dramatic holes imprinted into the land by a millennium's worth of wind.
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Sunday, July 7, 2013 12:00 am.