March

March 27th - Men's Opener

The Men's opener is the start of Wednesday golf. We will have food and drink specials available. This is also the first chance that you can get signed up for early events such as Presidents Cup, Straight River Open and Hole in One insurance. This is when the year begins.

President's Cup

The Presidents Cup is a yearlong two-person Match Play event. Teams are placed into flights based on combined handicap. Flights are split by 21 and under and 22 and over. Teams will be required to schedule their own matches. The cost is $100 per team or $50 per players with 1st place winning $800, 2nd place $400 and $200 for each semi-finalist in each flight, based on a full bracket. The first day of sign up in the Men's opener on March 27th. This event is open to all members.

April

April 10th - Masters Party

The Masters Party is a celebration of the "Super Bowl" of golf tournaments. Come on out early and get the season started on a good note. We will be celebrating all night and the festivities start around 6pm. We hope to see you here.

April 27th - Straight River Open

The Straight River Open is the opening member tournament of the year. It is a ONE PERSON SCRAMBLE which is a ton of fun and a confidence builder. It is a great chance to meet and play with new players and the format is very low pressure. The event will be held at 9:00 on April 27th and is open to both Men and Women. Please sign up in the golf shop. The cost is $45 and includes Golf, Food and prizes.

May

May 1st -Super Skins

The Super Skins is a yearlong skins event. We take half of the pot to pay skins today and half goes to the year-end skins game. The top skin winners (gross & net) from each month will play for the super skins in September. Super Skins is held the first Wednesday of each month. Sign up in the golf shop.

May 27th - Memorial Day Best Ball (OCC Point Tournament)

The Memorial Day Best Ball is a two-person best ball event. We have both a Gross and Net event. Players can make their own tee times as long as they play with another team playing in the tournament. Payouts will be paid in shop credit and the cost of the event is $20 per person.

May 31st - Couples Golf

This is the first Couples Golf event of the year. These are fun and casual events. The cost is $5 per person and includes cart and prizes! The event will begin at 5:30 with a shotgun start. You can sign up as a two-some and we will pair you up or sign up as a full group of 4.

June

June 5th -Super Skins

Second super skins of the year. Sign up in the pro shop.

June 7th- One Day Member Guest

The One Day Member Guest is a great way to bring friends or family out to the club to play. The format is 2 best balls of 4 and starts at 1:00. You can either bring 1 or 3 guests and you are welcome to pair up with whomever you would like. The cost is $60 per person and includes golf, cart, dinner and prizes. Be sure to sign up in the golf shop. The shotgun will begin at 1pm

June 16th - Father/ Child

The Father/Child tournament is a great way to bring you kids out to play on Father's Day. We will block off times from 1 - 3pm that afternoon, however if you would like to play early to watch the US Open that is OK too. The events will vary based on the children's age. Be sure to call the pro shop for a tee time.

June 20th - Ladies 9 Hole Guest Day

This is a great chance to bring a friend or three out to the club to play in a fun and casual event. The 9- hole guest day is designed to be a fun night with a dinner after golf. We will have events and prizes for the night. The Guest Day will begin at 5:30 with a shotgun start. More details to come.

June 28th - Couples Golf

This is the second Couples Golf event of the year. These are fun and casual events. The shotgun will start at 5:30. The cost is $5 per person. You can sign up as a two-some and we will pair you up or sign up as a full group of 4.

June 30th - Founders Gala

The Founders Gala is a celebration of those who helped make OCC what it is today. If you are a founder, you will see information regarding the tournament soon.

July

July 4th - 4th of July Flag Day (OCC Point Tournament)

The OCC Flag tournament may be the most unique at the club.). Here is how it works. Each player that tees off will receive a flag with their name on it. You will play until you hit 71 shots (par for the course) plus your handicap strokes and drop the flag, once you have reached your limit. The cost is $5 per player and you can make your own tee time. Call the golf shop to sign up.

July 10h - Super skins

Third super skins of the year. Sign up in the pro shop.

July 11th, 12th and 13th. The Joseph R. Shea Invitational

This is one of the "can't miss" event of the year. If you would like to play next year, let the Pro know asap and he will put you on the list.

July 18th: Ladies Invitational

The Ladies Invitational is a four-person best ball tournament, attracting players from all over the state. We have strong participation from OCC as well. This is a great chance to invite some friends to play and have a great day of golf, lunch and prizes. This tournament fills very fast so be sure to sign up right away. Call the golf shop for more details.

July 25th - Senior Golf

Please inquire more details in the pro shop.

July 26th: Couples Golf

This is the third Couples Golf event of the year. These are fun and casual events. The cost is $5 per person and includes cart and prizes. The event will begin at 5:30 with a shotgun start. You can sign up as a two-some and we will pair you up or sign up as a full group of 4.

August

August 1st and 2nd -Jim Birdsall Junior City Open

The Junior City Open is held August 1st at Brooktree and August 2nd at OCC. This is the junior championship for the city so if your junior is competitive at all this is the tournament they should play in. There is a 9 and 18-hole division based on age. Flights will also be determined by age. Call the golf shop for more details.

August 3rd and 4th - City Open

The City Open is open to adults ages 18 and older who live or work in Steele County. The dates are August 3rd and 4th. It is open to players of all skill levels and is flighted by handicap. This is a championship and makes no difference what you shoot, you will be playing with players in your own skill level. Depending on your flight, you will play each course on different days. Typically we get around 100 players from the area and would like to increase the size of the field for this year. Call the golf shop for more details

August 7th -Super Skins

Fourth super skins of the year. Sign up in the pro shop.

August 8th - Ladies 9 Hole Guest Day

This is a great chance to bring a friend or three out to the club to play in a fun and casual event. The 9- hole guest day is designed to be a fun night with a dinner after golf. We will have events and prizes for the night. The Guest Day will begin at 5:30 with a shotgun start. More details to come.

August 24th and 25th - The OCC Club Championship/ Championship Weekend (OCC Point Tournament)

This Championship is open to ALL OCC members. There is a Junior, Women's, Men's Flights and Men's Championship divisions. The championship flight plays on August 24th and 25th and everyone will play on the 25th. I would encourage all players to play. This is a great chance to test your game against players of your skill level. You can sign up in the golf shop.

August 30th - Couples Golf

This is the fourth Couples Golf event of the year. These are fun and casual events. The cost is $5 per person and includes cart and prizes! The event will begin at 5:00 with a shotgun start. You can sign up as a two-some and we will pair you up or sign up as a full group of 4.

September

September 2nd - Labor Day Classic (OCC Point Tournament)

The Labor Day classic is a two-person team event. It is a 6-6-6 event which was a hit last year! 6 holes best ball, 6 holes scramble and 6 holes alternate shot. It will be held on Labor Day, and you can make your own Tee Times. This is a great way to end the year and play in a fun event. This is also an OCC points event. You can sign up in the golf shop.

September 4th -Super Skins Finale

Those who qualify will need to check into the golf shop to settle the time.

September 7th and 8th - Ryder Cup

We are going to host the OCC Ryder Cup, one of the best events of the year. All members are encouraged to sign up. We will divide teams before the event on Friday by handicap. All matches and teams will be set up by handicaps. If you have never played in a Ryder Cup type event, they are the most fun you will have all year. The cost is $25 per person. Sign up in the golf shop.

September 15th - OCC Cup Points Shootout

After all the OCC point events are complete we will take the top 10 point-getters, plus ties to play in a 9-hole shootout starting at 9:00am. For those of you who qualified but cannot play, please let me know and we will fill your spot with the next person in line.

October

October 6th - The Polar Bear Scramble

is a three person scramble open to members and non-members. 9:00am Shotgun. Teams are divided up into divisions so no matter the skill level, it is open to everyone. This is a great chance to bring friends out for one last tournament of the season. The cost is $40 per person for members and $50 per person for non-members. After golf, we will have a keg of beer and a chili bar set up. There is also a ton of prize money to hand out. Be sure to sign up in the golf shop.