Golf Course

Our unique and challenging course has brought many state and local tournaments to Sylvania. Past champions are great names such as Frank Stranahan, Byron Nelson, Arnold Palmer, and Sylvania's own Mel Woelfling. The club withstood economic and industry wide changes since the beginning of the twentieth century, preserving much of Mr. Willie Park Jr.'s original design. Today's course measures 6,837 yards with a par of 72.


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Sylvania Country Club is an old tree lined course built on 160 acres of rolling terrain, which was established in 1916. Mr. S.P. Jermain, known as the "Father of Toledo Golf", had internationally famous designer and British amateur champion Willie Park Jr., design the original "Sylvania Golf Club". This, then, par 75 layout along the 10 Mile Creek, which measured 6,350 yards, is said to be one of Mr. Park's favorites, A stamp of approval was given to Sylvania in 1926 when the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America chose this site to establish their organization.


  
  • Meet The Pro



    • Jason Stuller - Head Golf Professional, grew up in Bryan, OH where he was a member of the Bryan Golden Bear Golf team, which competed in the state championships three times during his tenure on the team. During this time Jason was First Team all State and 4th overall as an individual. Jason has numerous awards during his time at Bryan High School with the golf team and some of which you might not know about - Jason was also on the swim team and has numerous awards and records. He competed at the State completion for swimming also and was 6th overall in the 50 yard freestyle and 50 yard breaststroke.

      He attended Ferris State University and majored in Professional Golf Management. He graduated in 2003 and started his career at Sylvania Country Club. During his time at Ferris State he worked as an intern at Treetops Resort in Gaylord, MI and The River Course at Kiawah Island in Charleston, SC. Jason has been a team member at Sylvania Country Club for 13 years and was promoted to Head Golf Professional in 2010.

      He was recently married in October 2015 to his wonderful wife Andrea. Jason and Andrea have two children, JJ and Holly, which keep them very busy with Soccer, Basketball, Baseball, Wrestling, Cheer, Gymnastics, and homework. Jason enjoys his free time fishing, hunting, golfing and enjoying the outdoors
       
       

      Ryan Hill - Assistant Golf Professional,
      was born in Des Moines, Iowa. In 1999 his father’s job relocated them to Toledo where he attended Springfield middle and high school. After realizing his true passion was golf he made the decision to attend the Golf Academy of America in San Diego, where he graduated with honors and received the president's award and the player's credential ribbon for passing his PGA playing ability test. Upon graduation, he worked at the Southpointe Golf Club in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania. After a year in Pennsylvania, Ryan moved back to Toledo to be closer to family and to work as an outside operations manager at the Inverness Club. Ryan is on his second year here at Sylvania Country Club and is grateful to be back in the area. He is currently a PGA apprentice working to become a Class A PGA professional. When Ryan is not working or playing golf he enjoys exercising, hockey and skiing. Ryan loves the game of golf, especially watching players improve and seeing their excitement when they recognize their progress
         
        Kyle Cooper - Assistant Golf Professional was born and raised in Toledo, OH. He is a 2007 graduate of Maumee High School. He has been playing golf since the age of 7 where he was a part of The Toledo Minority Golf Association. He was a varsity athlete in Golf, Wrestling and Track & Field.

      Following High School, he attended the University of Toledo where he majored in Criminal Justice. That's where he found his calling into The United States Army. He became a Military Police Officer and served our country for 5 years. Four of those years were spent stationed at Ft. Wainwright in Fairbanks, AK, and he served a 1 year tour of duty in Afghanistan. After he returned from duty in 2013, his last year in the Military was at Ft. Huachuca, where he fell in love with the game of golf again. In 2014 he was honorably discharged from the military.

      After his time in the United States Army, decided to move to Phoenix, AZ to attend The Golf Academy of America, where he graduated with his Teaching and Club Repair Certificate. Following his time spent at The Golf Academy of America, he worked as an Outside Service Attendant at The Legacy Golf Resort in Phoenix. He also played a few Mini Tour tournaments while in Arizona. He moved back to Toledo in 2015 where he worked at Ottawa Park Golf Course and The Catawba Island Club. Kyle is a major believer in Natural golf. He is extremely passionate about Jr. Golf and teaching kids how to play in a comfortable, natural way.

      Kyle has been married for 6 years to his High School sweetheart Ashley. They have 2 children Madison and Kyle Jr. (KJ). In Kyle's spare time he likes to do anything that involves spending time with his family. He also loves weight lifting, staying current in the world of sports and loves playing golf with people with all skill levels.

  • Golf Programs
    • Lessons & Clinics

      2017 Golf Clinic information coming soon!

      Golf Tournaments

      Our tournament schedule is built for friendly and fun competition. Most of our golf tournaments allow members of all skill levels to participate and are an excellent way to meet and get to know your fellow members. If you have questions about a particular tournament format, please contact the pro shop staff and we'll be happy to help you enjoy the most out of our tournament schedule. 

      2017 Golf Course Tournament Schedule - click here 

      Junior Golf

      Junior golf clinics are a great way to teach your child the fundamentals of the game! Offered from June through August, our clinics are broken down by age levels (ages 5-16) so we can focus on each age's skill and attention span. We cover skills and etiquette over the course of the season. Children of Limited Members are welcome to participate. 

      2017 Junior Golf Schedule

      Evans Scholars Foundation

      The Evans Scholars Foundation is a nonprofit organization based in Golf, Illinois that provides college scholarships to golf caddies. Sponsored by the Western Golf Association, the Evans Scholars Foundation has helped more than 10,600 caddies attend college since its creation in 1930. The Evans Scholars Foundation was founded with money earned and donated by famed amateur golfer Charles Chick Evans.

      To be eligible to apply for a Chick Evans Scholarship for Caddies, all applicants must meet the following requirements:

      Strong caddie record: Applicants must have caddied, successfully and regularly, for a minimum of two years and are expected to caddie at their sponsoring club the year they apply for the scholarship.

      Excellent academics: Applicants must have completed their junior year of high school with above a B average in college preparatory courses and are required to take the ACT.

      Demonstrated financial need: Applicants must clearly have a need for financial assistance.

      Outstanding character: Applicants must be outstanding in character, integrity and leadership.

      Applicants are evaluated and compete on the above criteria for the limited number of Chick Evans Scholarships for Caddies awarded annually. The Scholarship Committee will interview finalists and the final selection rests with the Committee.

      Learn more about the program and SCC Caddie Master, "Tommy G" viewing this article courtesy of the Toledo Blade.
  • Course Details
  • Golf Learning Center
    • A brand new expanded golf short game area was created in 2016 featuring an elevated, full-scale green (just under 6,000 sq ft). The facility accommodates approach shots out to 40 yards and includes two sand bunkers, grassy hollows, an extended collar collection area and a variety of uneven lies. You can find the practice area nestled between the new aquatic center and the tennis courts.
  • Scorecard
  • Proshop
    • The Golf ProShop is open Tuesday-Sunday from 7:30 a.m to 7 p.m.
      Closed Monday.

      Mill River Program

      The Sylvania Country Club Pro Shop is stocked full of the top of the line Golf Equipment and Apparel, but what you might not know is that other high end fashion, purses, jewelry and gifts are at your fingertips just by requesting one of the hundreds of catalogs from our Pro Shop Staff. The staff will place the order, have it delivered and simply charge it to your member account. It’s like bringing big city shopping right to your doorstep. The fun doesn’t stop there, when you participate in the SCC Mill River Program you receive your purchase at a discount all Pro Shop and catalog purchases. From Footjoy and Ecco Golf Shoes to Dooney and Bourke purses and Waterford Crystal, Under Armour and Polo your imagination is the limit with savings you can’t find in the fine department stores!

      Mill River Program is mandatory for Full Members. Limited Members welcome to participate. Annual fee applies.