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Former Executive Director Ernie Denham Passes Away

Golf House Kentucky is saddened to learn of the passing of Ernie Denham. Ernie was Executive Director of Golf House Kentucky for eleven years beginning in 1977. He also was seen numerous times at events of all levels conducted by Golf House Kentucky as a rules official. He was most recently the Head Coach of Men's Golf at Bellarmine University and held the same role at the University of Louisville previously, emassing more than two decades of experience as a college head coach. Our entire staff expresses its condolences to the Denham family, his friends and the many lives he impacted. He will be greatly missed. 

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Golf House Kentucky is the umbrella organization for Kentucky’s Family of Golf Organizations: Kentucky Golf Association, Kentucky PGA and Kentucky Golf Foundation. The vision of Kentucky’s golf leaders, Golf House Kentucky was founded in 1978, and is headquartered in a picturesque country setting in Louisville, Kentucky. Golf House Kentucky conducts competitions for golfers of all ages, gender and skill levels (amateur, professional and junior), and provides valuable services to Kentucky PGA professionals and member golf facilities. Working in partnership with the USGA, Golf House Kentucky provides individual golfers and member golf facilities with a wide range of services: Handicapping, USGA Course and Slope Rating, award programs, club consulting and golf management software. The family’s philanthropic affiliate, Kentucky Golf Foundation promotes the Kentucky Golf Hall of Fame, Kentucky golf museum and provides grant and scholarship programs for youth in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

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