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Steve Smyers Honors

Golf's Most Influential Architects, Golf Inc. Magazine/Spring 2016                                                                                   USGA "Ike Grainger" Award 2011 
Golf's Most Influential Architects, Golf Inc. Magazine/Spring 2011                                                                                  Ranked among The Games Leading Architects: Golf World Special Report, 1998
Architect of the Year:  iGolf, America Online, 1996
Leading Architect of The Next Generation: Golf World Special Report, 1994

Courses of Distinction

Olympia Fields Country Club, Olympia Fields, Illinois

Renovation of the Year Award Golf Inc. Magazine 2008
Ranked No. 2 in Golf Digest's 2010 List of Best New Renovations 
Ranked No. 125 in the United States on Golfweek's 2011 list of the "Best Classic Courses"
Host to the 2011 US Girls Junior Championship
Host to the 2015 US Amateur
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Chart Hills Golf Club London, England

Best New Course in the British Isles: Golf World (UK), 1993
Best Inland Course in the British Isles: Following the Fairways, 1996
Featured as a Great Golf Course of the British Isles; LINKS Magazine, 98
European PGA Qualifer site annually
European LPGA Ford Ladies Open site 95
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Wolf Run Golf Club Indianapolis, Indiana

Featured as a Modern Classic: LINKS Magazine 1996
First Golf Course sanctioned by: The Audubon Society
100 Best Modern Golf Courses (No. 28): iGolf, America Online 1996
In Top 50 - 100 Best Modern Courses in America: GOLFWEEK
every year 97
No. 15 Ranking - 100 Best Modern Courses in America: GOLFWEEK, 00
No. 4 in Indiana - Golf Digest's Top State Golf Courses 96, 04
No. 6 in Indiana - Golf Digest's Top State Golf Courses 98
No. 3 in Indiana - Golf Digest's Top State Golf Courses 05
PGA Indiana Sectional Championship site 91
USGA Qualifier site 91, 92, 93, 94, 04
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The Members Club At Four Streams Golf Beallsville, Maryland

Host of Middle Atlantic Amateur Championship, 99
Host of Professional Golf Association Toyota Challenge
Mid Atlantic Section, 99
Host of Mason Dixon Challenge Match 03
Site of USGA Mid Amateur Qualifier 03
No. 8 in Maryland - Golf Digest's Top State Golf Courses 04
No. 5 in Maryland - Golf Digest's Top State Golf Courses 05
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Kokopelli Golf Club, Marion, Illinois

No. 2 Ranking Best Buys in Public Access Golfing:
SPORTS ILLUSTRATED, 01
No. 10 Ranking Americas Best in Illinois: GOLFWEEK 02
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Royal Harare Golf Club Harare, Zimbabwe

No. 1 in Zimbabwe - Golf Digest's Top Courses 05
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Old Memorial Golf Club Tampa, Florida

No. 55 Ranking - 100 Best Modern Courses in America: GOLFWEEK, 00
Featured as a Modern Classic Course: LINKS Magazine, 99
No. 68 Ranking GOLF, Top 100 Courses In The U.S., 99
No. 7 Ranking Americas Best New Private Courses: Golf Digest, 98
Resource Regulation Design Excellence:
Southwest Florida Water Management Dist.
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Cypress Lakes Golf and Country Club, Pokolbin, N.S.W., Australia

Top 20 Resort Golf Course in Australia: AUSTRALIAN GOLF
No. 96 Australia's Top 100: AUSTRALIAN GOLF DIGEST, 03
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Southern Dunes Golf Club Orlando, Florida

10 Most Influential Courses Built in the Last Ten Years:
LINKS Magazine, 98
Top 50 Ranking Best Public Courses in the U.S.: GOLFWEEK, 99
No. 78 Ranking - 100 Best Modern Courses in America: GOLFWEEK, 00
No. 6 Ranking Americas Best Florida Public Access Courses
GOLFWEEK, 05
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Isleworth Country Club Windermere, Florida

Ranking - Top 100 Residential Courses in America: GOLFWEEK, 04
Site of Tavistock Cup 05, 07, 09, 11
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Blue Heron Pines East Atlantic County,
New Jersey

No. 7 Ranking America's Best in New Jersey: GOLFWEEK, 05
Host of United States Golf Association Public Links Championship, 03
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LochenHeath, Traverse City, Michigan

No. 7 Ranking America's Best in Michigan: GOLFWEEK, 02
U.S. Mid Amateur Qualifier site 05
No. 2 Ranking - Top 10 Places You Can Play: GOLF 01
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Grande Pines Golf Course, Orlando, Florida

Runner-Up, Renovation of the Year - GOLF INC., 04
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Royce Brook Golf Club, Hillsborough, New Jersey

Ranked 2nd Best Daily Fee Course in New Jersey 99
West Course No. 4 ranking America's Best in New Jersey:
GOLFWEEK, 05
East Course No. 8 ranking America's Best in New Jersey:
GOLFWEEK, 05
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Links at Heartland Crossing, Indianapolis, Indiana

Host of Indiana Golf Association Mid Amateur
Better Ball Championship, 99
Host of United States Golf Association Mid Amateur Qualifier, 99

Ranked on GOLF DIGEST'S Top 200, 03

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Plantation Bay Golf & Country Club, Ormond Beach, Florida

Ranked Top 50 Florida Golf Courses
Ranked among the "50 Most distinctive Courses in the Southeast U.S."

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