What Courses Have Hosted The Michigan Amateur?

What Courses Have Hosted The Michigan Amateur? Pictured: Belvedere
Belvedere, in Charlevoix, has hosted 40 Michigan Amateurs

The Michigan Amateur is the state’s oldest continuous golf championship, having first been played in 1906.

Belvedere in Charlevoix holds the record for hosting the most Michigan Amateur Championships with 40 at this point. The first Michigan Amateur at Belvedere was held in 1930. You can read about the 1930 Michigan Amateur at the link.

The Country Club of Jackson and Saginaw have hosted 7 times; the Country Club of Detroit, 6 times; Kent, 5; the Heather, Black River and Gull Lake, 4.

A list of Michigan Amateur Host Clubs sorted by Course name follows:

YearHost Club
1962Arbor Hills CC
2000Battle Creek CC
2014Belvedere
2003Belvedere
1988Belvedere
1987Belvedere
1986Belvedere
1985Belvedere
1984Belvedere
1983Belvedere
1982Belvedere
1981Belvedere
1980Belvedere
1979Belvedere
1978Belvedere
1977Belvedere
1976Belvedere
1975Belvedere
1974Belvedere
1973Belvedere
1972Belvedere
1971Belvedere
1970Belvedere
1969Belvedere
1968Belvedere
1967Belvedere
1966Belvedere
1965Belvedere
1964Belvedere
1963Belvedere
1958Belvedere
1957Belvedere
1953Belvedere
1952Belvedere
1951Belvedere
1948Belvedere
1946Belvedere
1941Belvedere
1940Belvedere
1935Belvedere
1931Belvedere
1930Belvedere
1960Black River CC
1959Black River CC
1949Black River CC
1947Black River CC
1932Blythefield CC
2020 Boyne Highlands – Heather 
2006Boyne Resort – Heather
2011Boyne Resorts – Heather
1998Boyne Resorts – Heather
2021 Cascade Hills CC 
2018CC of Detroit
1929CC of Detroit
1914CC of Detroit
1912CC of Detroit
1910CC of Detroit
1908CC of Detroit
2002CC of Jackson
1989CC of Jackson
1961CC of Jackson
1956CC of Jackson
1955CC of Jackson
1954CC of Jackson
1933CC of Jackson
1934CC of Lansing
1924Detroit GC
1999Detroit GC – North
2016Eagle Eye GC
2017Egypt Valley CC
1994Egypt Valley CC
2001Flint GC
1922Flint GC
2004Grosse Ile G & CC
1950Gull Lake CC
1939Gull Lake CC
1938Gull Lake CC
1937Gull Lake CC
2022 Hawk Hollow GC 
1928Kent CC
1923Kent CC
1915Kent CC
1911Kent CC
1906Kent CC
1926Lochmoor Club
1921Lochmoor Club
1990Meadowbrook CC
1996Michaywe Pines
1991Michaywe Pines
2013Muskegon CC
2005Muskegon CC
2010Oakhurst G & CC
2012Oakland Hills CC
1992Oakland Hills CC
2019 Oakland Hills 
2015Plum Hollow CC
2007Red Run GC
1995Red Run GC
1936Saginaw CC
1925Saginaw CC
1919Saginaw CC
1916Saginaw CC
1913Saginaw CC
1909Saginaw CC
1907Saginaw CC
2009Spring Meadows CC
1920The Highlands
2008The Moors GC
1993Travis Pointe CC
1997University of Michigan
1927Washtenaw CC

A list of Michigan Amateur Host Clubs sorted by year follows:

YearHost ClubChampion
2022 Hawk Hollow GC Nick Krueger 
2021 Cascade Hills CC Patrick Sullivan 
2020 Boyne Highlands – Heather Tyler Copp 
2019 Oakland Hills Ben Smith
2018CC of DetroitBeau Breault
2017Egypt Valley CCTom Werkmeister
2016Eagle Eye GCSam Weatherhead
2015Plum Hollow CCRyan Johnson
2014BelvedereHenry Do
2013Muskegon CCAndrew Chapman
2012Oakland Hills CCDrew Preston
2011Boyne Resorts – HeatherWillie Mack III
2010Oakhurst G & CCJoey Garber
2009Spring Meadows CCTom Werkmeister
2008The Moors GCJimmy Chestnut
2007Red Run GCRyan Brehm
2006Boyne Resort – HeatherGreg Davies
2005Muskegon CCChristian Vozza
2004Grosse Ile G & CCJeff Cuzzort
2003BelvedereColby Beckstrom
2002CC of JacksonKorey Mahoney
2001Flint GCAndy Matthews
2000Battle Creek CCKevin VandenBerg
1999Detroit GC – NorthRandy Lewis
1998Boyne Resorts – HeatherShawn Koch
1997University of MichiganJohn Lindholm
1996Michaywe PinesPeter Green
1995Red Run GCStephen Maddalena
1994Egypt Valley CCBrian Atkinson
1993Travis Pointe CCDel de Windt
1992Oakland Hills CCRandy Lewis
1991Michaywe PinesDoug Hoey
1990Meadowbrook CCStephen Maddalena
1989CC of JacksonTodd Marston
1988BelvedereDavid Van Loozen
1987BelvederePatrick Chisholm
1986BelvederePeter Green
1985BelvedereJohn Morgan
1984BelvedereRoy Schultheiss
1983BelvedereJohn R. Johnson
1982BelvedereDavid Graulau
1981BelvedereWilliam McDonald
1980BelvedereStephen Maddalena
1979BelvederePeter Green
1978BelvedereJohn Morse
1977BelvedereDan Pohl
1976BelvedereMichael Hurley
1975BelvedereDan Pohl
1974BelvedereRodney Sumpter
1973BelvedereRobert Chapman
1972BelvedereRandy Erskine
1971BelvedereJohn Grace
1970BelvedereDennis Vass
1969BelvederePeter Green
1968BelvedereLynn Janson
1967BelvedereWilliam Newcomb
1966BelvedereRobert Meyer
1965BelvedereMelvin (Bud) Stevens
1964BelvedereDouglas Hankey
1963BelvedereMelvin (Bud) Stevens
1962Arbor Hills CCMike Andonian
1961CC of JacksonGlenn Johnson
1960Black River CCDon Stevens
1959Black River CCMelvin (Bud) Stevens
1958BelvedereGlenn Johnson
1957BelvedereLloyd Syron
1956CC of JacksonGlenn Johnson
1955CC of JacksonGlenn Johnson
1954CC of JacksonGlenn Johnson
1953BelvedereReggie Myles Jr.
1952BelvedereFred Turner
1951BelvedereCharles Kocsis
1950Gull Lake CCBen Smith
1949Black River CCThomas Draper Jr.
1948BelvedereCharles Kocsis
1947Black River CCEd Ervasti
1946BelvedereLouis Wendrow
1942 – 1945No Tournament World War II
1941BelvedereSam Kocsis
1940BelvedereZygmund Zawadski
1939Gull Lake CCWiliam Barclay
1938Gull Lake CCEdward Flowers
1937Gull Lake CCCharles Kocsis
1936Saginaw CCDavid Ward
1935BelvedereBob Babbish
1934CC of LansingCharles Kocsis
1933CC of JacksonCharles Kocsis
1932Blythefield CCJames Barfield
1931BelvedereRex Bigelow
1930BelvedereCharles Kocsis
1929CC of DetroitJohn Malloy
1928Kent CCJohn Malloy
1927Washtenaw CCJohn Malloy
1926Lochmoor ClubDavid Ward
1925Saginaw CCCarlton Wells
1924Detroit GCJames Standish Jr.
1923Kent CCCarlton Wells
1922Flint GCCarlton Wells
1921Lochmoor ClubLewis Bredin
1920The HighlandsHoward Lee
1919Saginaw CCLewis Bredin
1918No Tournament World War I
1917
1916Saginaw CCArthur Vincent
1915Kent CCJames Standish Jr.
1914CC of DetroitEdward Brown
1913Saginaw CCPhilip Stanton
1912CC of DetroitJames Standish Jr.
1911Kent CCHoward Lee
1910CC of DetroitHoward Lee
1909Saginaw CCJames Standish Jr.
1908CC of DetroitJoseph Schlotman
1907Saginaw CCPhilip Stanton
1906Kent CCJames Wylie
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