Four separate golf leagues will begin their seasons in late March or early April on the Johnson County Park & Recreation District's Tomahawk Hills Golf Course in Shawnee and Heritage Park Golf Course in Olathe. These include three ladies leagues for golfers 18 and older teeing it up this spring, and a senior league for men ages 55 and older.
Groups that playing at the course in Shawnee are: the Tomahawk Hills Women’s Golf Association, the Tomahawk Hills Working Ladies Golf League, and the Tomahawk Hills Senior Men’s Golf League. The Heritage Park Working Ladies Golf League will be playing on the Olathe course.
The Tomahawk Hills Senior Men’s Golf League is open to ages 55 and older and will golf every other Tuesday morning beginning March 27. Participants must purchase a Senior Patron Card for $45 and pay senior dues of $60. These fees entitle participants to many discounts and are used to provide prizes for each tournament. A spring meeting for this league will take place at the golf course beginning at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, March 20. To register or to request more information, call (913) 631-8000.
The Tomahawk Hills Women’s Golf Association will hold its annual organizational meeting on Wednesday, April 4 at 8:30 a.m. The group is open to women of all levels of play. Both nine- and 18-hole leagues play every Wednesday morning from April through October. Participants must purchase a Golf Patron Card, which varies in cost based on the holder’s age and residency, and pay the association registration fee of $30. For more information on the Tomahawk Hills Women’s Golf Association, call Pat Kalicki at (913) 599-6922 or the Tomahawk Hills Golf Course Pro Shop at (913) 631-8000.
The Tomahawk Hills Working Ladies Golf League will conduct an informational meeting at the course beginning at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 29. This league is designed for intermediate golfers. Play begins April 5 and ends in August. Tee-off times are between 4 and 6 p.m. Players must be committed to play for 20 weeks. For more information, call Michelle Textor at (913) 345-8582 or Kathy Bexton at (913) 897-5755. A $40 kitty fee and $5 Hole in One fee are also due on April 5. Green fees are $16, payable weekly.
For the Heritage Park Working Ladies Golf League, an organizational meeting is set at the HPGC Clubhouse beginning at 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 29, and play will begin on Thursday, April 19. This league is also for ladies 18 and older and is designed for golfers of all ability levels with tee times between 4:10 and 6:10 p.m. with a different format each week. Players must be committed to play from April through September. A league registration fee of $50 is required and weekly green fees are $22 with a cart rental or $14 without. For more information about the HPGC league, call (913) 829-4653.
The Tomahawk Hills Golf Course is located at 17501 Midland Drive, Shawnee, and the Heritage Park Golf Course is located at 16445 Lackman Road, Olathe.