2014 MacKenzie – Dye Challenge
Team Dye wins for the second year in a row! The Trueblood cup will stay at Radrick Farms. Team Dye went into the final round of the challenge trailing behind team MacKenzie 3.5-7.5. The final round, hosted at Radrick was one to remember. 10 golfers went out and played like a true team to make an amazing comeback. 4 out of the 5 flights won the best ball matches earning 8 points for Team Dye. The final score was 10.5 to 9.5, an incredible win for Radrick! Congratulations Team Dye!
The MacKenzie – Dye Challenge Overview
Alister Mackenzie or Pete Dye? Choose your side! Capture the historic Trueblood Cup. If you are eligible at either University of Michigan golf course, you can play in this unique competition. Join us as we celebrate the University’s golf history and embrace a new tradition in a fun competition for all skill levels. Team members from the winning course will get a unique Game Day Experience for a 2014 Michigan Football game and more! This is your chance to experience competitive golf at our two premier golf courses designed by the world’s most renowned golf course architects.
They are now tied together by the new competition for all eligible golfers of the University of Michigan community!
The MacKenzie-Dye Challenge is the event that allows you an opportunity to test your skills against our two premier golf courses. If you play well, you will earn a chance to further test your skills in FREE rounds of Match Play against opponents from your rival course. Earn a shot at prizes while being part of History as the inaugural winner of the MacKenzie – Dye Challenge!
Represent your U of M “Home Course” against the “Other” U of M course. The winning “team” determines which course get to house the Trueblood Golf Cup for the entire year.
Look for 2014 registrations forms in the spring!
Who are MacKenzie, Dye, and Trueblood?
For a quick snapshot of these remarkable men, click here.