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MDA to sponsor ISPS Handa Cup at Old Waverly

One of Mississippi’s most venerable golf courses will soon play host to legends, and the state is throwing in its support. The Mississippi Development Authority will help sponsor the ISPS Handa Cup, the longest-running tournament on The Legends Tour, at Old Waverly Golf Club. Pitting a team of 12 U.S.-born LPGA Legends against a team of 12 internationally-born LPGA Legends ...

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Juli Inkster to return to Old Waverly for Handa Cup

Hall of Famer and 31-time LPGA Tour winner Juli Inkster will return to Old Waverly Golf Club in West Point, Mississippi, this fall for the Legends Tour’s 2014 ISPS Handa Cup. Inkster won the 1999 U.S. Women’s Open at Old Waverly for one of her seven major championship titles. The ninth ISPS Handa Cup will be Sept. 25-28. The event ...

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7 Best Golf Courses in Mississippi: Top teaching pro – V.J. Trolio

‘COME SEE US’ – The MBJ’s annual Meetings, Conventions and Tourism magazine (Spring 2014 edition) By Rusty Hampton When some professional golfers make the trek to tiny West Point, Miss., it’s not just to play 18 holes at the splendid Old Waverly Golf Club but to seek advice from V.J. Trolio, the top golf teacher in Mississippi. Trolio runs the ...

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7 Best Golf Courses in Mississippi: Best overall – Old Waverly

‘COME SEE US’ – The MBJ’s annual Meetings, Conventions and Tourism magazine (Spring 2014 edition) ‘A place like no other in Mississippi’ By Rusty Hampton Those who have played Old Waverly Golf Club in West Point will attest to the beauty and tenacity of the 18th hole, a seductive 445-yard par-4 that is guarded by water and framed by the majestic ...

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Old Waverly to host LPGA Legends Tour’s ISPS Handa Cup

WEST POINT, Mississippi – Old Waverly Golf Club will host the 2014 ISPS Handa Cup, a Legends Tour event that pits U.S.-born LPGA Legends against internationally born LPGA Legends in 36 holes of head-to-head stroke play competition. The ninth annual competition is scheduled for Sept. 25-28. The Legends Tour is the official senior tour of the LPGA and features competition ...

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No. 1: Old Waverly Golf Club, West Point

Voted by Mississippi Business Journal readers as their favorite Mississippi golf course to play, Old  Waverly in West Point features gently rolling terrain and two lakes that come into play on many of holes. Conceived in 1986 by George Bryan, then a senior vice president of Bryan Foods, the Jerry Pate-Bob Cupp collaboration opened two years later in the Golden ...

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