The Red Hoffman Cup Matches have completed the semifinal phase, with defending champion Black Oak Golf Club back in the Finals. They will be met by some very strong competition from Plainfield Country Club, Arcola Country Club and Baltusrol Golf Club.
The HCM will
with these four clubs squaring off at its
Finals at Morris County Golf Club
on Sunday, May 31.
Go to 2015 Results, above, for more details.
Canoe Brook Country Club will host a 36-hole,
two-man scratch tournament on Thursday, August 20th
with play on the North course being four-ball and play on the South course at alternate shot.
If you'd like more information, please email CBCC Director of Golf, George Deitz at firstname.lastname@example.org.
4 -- The number
of clubs that started the HCM: Rock
Spring C, Fairmount CC,
Montclair CC and Spring Brook CC. We're now holding
fast at 32.
8 -- The HCM clubs that boast a spot on GolfWorld magazine's "Best Classic Courses."
32 -- Most points ever (out of a possible 36) after the end of HCM group play, by Essex County CC in 2012.
60 -- The number of
years Arthur K. "Red" Hoffman,
long-time dean of New Jersey golf writers, covered New Jersey golf,
starting with the Newark News right
after five years of service
in WWII. Hoffman wrote more (and came to know more) about
Jersey golf than anyone.
864 -- The number of rounds in April and May that will be played by participants in the 2015 HCM.
$43,000 – In its first three years, the amount generated by our team captains in support of our First Tee Initiative, which donates funds to support New Jerseys' four local First Tee chapters.
-- A conservative estimate of the caddie fees that will be generated by
the 2015 HCM
(800 rounds x $70/loop).