Golf

HEATHER HILLS GOLF COURSE

@BR Boxtext bold lede colon:LOCATION: 101 Cortez Rd. W., Bradenton.

PHONE: 755-8888.

WHO PLAYS HERE?: Semi-private; seniors, beginners and oriented toward league play in the winter.

RATES: $16-$30, depending on season.

YEAR BUILT/ARCHITECT: 1963/Roy Albert Anderson.

HOLES: 18.

PRACTICE FACILITIES: A 12-station driving range.

PAR/YARDAGE: Men, 61/3,521; Women, 61/3,389.

HEAD PRO: Dick Miner.

DIRECTIONS: Turn south off Cortez Road next to Steak ’N Shake.

HOLE TO REMEMBER: The 330-yard eighth hole is a difficult driving challenge, with water on the right and out of bounds along the left.

UNFORGETTABLE: Let’s see what you’ve learned: No. 18 is a 188-yard par-3 with a lake in front of the green.

INSIDE INFO: It is one of the last remaining executive courses in the area.

DID YOU KNOW?: Twin sisters Aree and Naree Song, now professionals, practiced their short games here.

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