The Pinehurst/Southern Pines/Aberdeen region of North Carolina, a.k.a. the Home of American Golf, has beckoned golfers since the late 1890s with its irresistible blend of sandy soil, longleaf pines and championship layouts.
There are few people who know Phoenix and the surrounding area better than former NBA All-Star Dan Majerle.
There were three of us, a trio of golf bags, as many suitcases, one giant box of bottled water and a 2012 Hyundai Elantra that turned onto Highway 14 at 7:30 a.m. The destination was Wisconsin and its surplus of superb golf. Onward.