STRIKER WELCOMES YOU TO THE SNAKE PIT on the Copperhead Course at the Innisbrook Resort in Palm Harbor Florida, play where the pro’s play at the Innisbrook Resort, see Innisbrookresort.com. THE GREAT WATERS GOLF COURSE at Reynolds Lake Oconee, by Jack Nicklaus for when you have Georgia on your mind. Find out about all 6 courses by visiting Reynoldslakeoconee.com Green jacket season is here.

*** Mistwood Golf Course in Romeoville is opening for the season on March 31st***

Len Ziehm (L) and Rory Spears (R) host the award winning Ziehm and Spears podcast series. In the Ziehm studios in Sarasota Florida overlooking the Palm Aire Country Club.


Len Ziehm and Rory Spears bring you the Chicago areas and beyond most complete almost weekly golf news update.

Because this week, Ziehm and Spears wrap up the PGA Tour’s “Florida Swing” where Len covered almost of the tournaments.

But there is more news coming from Florida on the resort, as Saddlebrook Resort just north of Tampa, has been sold and closed for remodeling.

THIS WEEK’S PGA TOUR Match Play Championship is missing several key players, why?

Reynolds Lake Oconee-when you have Georgia on your mind. Six golf courses, and one of the south’s flagship golf destinations.

THE USGA has fallen in love with Oakland Hills Country Club-they add six more USGA Championships to the clubs schedule. Can’t plan to far ahead, give OHCC the 2051 U.S. Open.

CLICK HERE TO HEAR this weeks edition of Ziehm and Spears Podcast Series 2022, Volume 7.

TO WRAP IT UP Len and Rory talk about what’s in our bag. Our thoughts on clubs, and why we play what we play.

Thanks for listening-Len and Rory.

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About Rory Spears

Rory spent over 8 years growing up working at Rob Roy Golf Club in Prospect Hts.IL, then two years at Chevy Chase in Wheeling. He has covered golf in Chicago since 1986. Rory was one of the initial members of WSCR all-sports radio Chicago and covered golf there for 5 seasons, before moving on to work for ESPN/Sportsticker and ESPN Radio. In addition to hosting Golfers on Golf Radio on WCPT AM820 Chicago, he writes for both the Chicago District (CDGA) Magazine, and formerly Chicagoland Golf. Rory has played over 525 courses in 39 states, and rates golf courses. He does golf course management and communications consulting, within the golf industry.