Leagues at DUGC

Men's League

Our men’s league is open to all golfers ages 18 and older. Our 2022 league kicks off in May and consists of bi-weekly play on Saturdays throughout the summer.
  • Events scored based on flights and handicaps
  • Highlands Ranch resident rate for all events
  • Reserved weekday tee times at a discounted rate
  • Specials at The Grill at Highlands Ranch
  • Season-long, optional hole-in-one pot
  • Weekly hole contests

May 7: Opening Day Individual Stroke Play

Shotgun start: 8:30 a.m. Gross and net stroke play, flighted by handicap index Lunch will be served after play ends.

May 7: Registration Opens

Two-Man Team Match Play Best Ball

May 21: Heaven & Heck Two-Man Shamble

Tee times starting at 7:00 a.m. The front nine will be played from forward tees, and pins will be placed in easy locations. The back nine will be played from back tees, and pins will be tucked in the hardest position. Select the best drive of the two players, and each player plays their own ball from that location.

May 21: Entry Deadline

Two-Man Team Match Play

June 4: Individual Stroke Play

Tee times starting at 7:30 a.m. Gross and net stroke play, flighted by handicap index

June 18: Guest Day: Two-Man Best Ball

Shotgun Start: 8:00 a.m. Invite a friend to join us for golf, grilling and fun. Gross and net team best ball, flighted by team handicap.

July 1: Old Glory Invitational

Shotgun Start: 8:00 a.m. Open to all men’s and women’s league members, and all DUGC members

July 9: Individual Stroke Play

Tee times starting at 7:00 a.m. Gross and net stroke play, flighted by handicap index

July 23: Five Club Challenge

Tee times starting at 6:30 a.m. Pick your five favorite clubs (including a putter, if desired), and see how you maneuver around the course.

August 6: Ryder Cup (18-Hole Event)

Tee times starting at 7:30 a.m. Two DUGC golf professionals will draft and captain a team. Formats consist of a 9-hole, four-ball match; and a 9-hole alternate shot match.

August 27 & 28: Men’s League Championship

Tee times starting at 7:00 a.m. Day money is awarded for the second day of play.

September 10: Individual Stroke Play

Tee times starting at 8:00 a.m. Gross and net stroke play, flighted by handicap index

Men’s league membership is open to both members and non-members.

2022 Entry Fee: $250
GHIN Fee: $55

Players are responsible for paying greens fees at each event. Members will receive the discounted resident rate.

To join the 2022 men’s league, please register and pay your fees online, or complete our membership application and return it to the Golf Shop.

Contact Us

For additional information about our senior men’s league, please contact Andy Benson at 303-471-0000 or andy.benson@du.edu.

Senior Men's League

Our senior men’s league is open to all golfers ages 60 and older.

Our 2022 league kicks off in May and consists of bi-weekly play on Mondays throughout the summer.

  • Reserved weekday tee times at a discounted senior rate
  • Specials at The Grill at Highlands Ranch
  • Chances to win prize money at each meeting

The league meets every other Monday from May 9 to September 12. Tee times begin at 8:00 a.m.

May 9 & May 23
June 13 & June 27
July 11 & July 25
August 8 & August 22
September 12

At each meeting, all members pay $20 cash. Prize money is then awarded to the winners for low individual scores and low twosome best ball scores (with a blind-draw partner).

Senior men’s league membership is open to both members and non-members.

2022 Entry Fee: $50
GHIN Fee: $55

Players are responsible for paying greens fees at each event.

To join the 2022 senior men’s league, please register and pay your fees online, or complete our membership application and return it to the Golf Shop.

Contact Us

For additional information about our senior men’s league, please contact Andy Benson at 303-471-0000 or andy.benson@du.edu.

Ladies' League

Our ladies’ leagues are open to all golfers ages 18 and older.

Our 2022 league kicks off in April and consists of regular play on Wednesdays (9-Hole League) or Saturdays (18-Hole League) throughout the summer.

  • Highlands Ranch resident rate for all events
  • Early league registration (returning member applications received after March 30 will incur an additional $20 fee.)
  • Registration for the handicap system
  • Game-of-the-day payouts
  • Year-end banquet
  • League trophies and prizes
  • Specials at The Grill at Highlands Ranch

The Saturday 18-Hole Ladies League plays on Saturday mornings (key dates/events listed below).

Mandatory Games of the Day: Pay $5 to the front desk.
Optional Side Pot Games: Put $5 in the can.

April 30
First Day of League Play

August 27 & 28
Club Championship

September 10
Final Day of League Play

League Banquet: Date TBD

Full league dates to be announced.

WEDNESDAY 9-HOLE LEAGUE CALENDAR

The Wednesday 9-Hole Ladies League plays every Wednesday (key dates/events listed below). All tee times start at 3:30 p.m. unless otherwise indicated.

Mandatory Games of the Day: Pay $5 to the front desk.
Optional Side Pot Games: Put $5 in the can.

April 20
First Day of League Play

June 15
Guest Day, beginning at 3:00 p.m. (shotgun start)

August 10
Day 1 of League Championship

August 17
Day 2 of League Championship

September 7
Last Day of League Play

League Banquet: Date TBD

Ladies’ league membership is open to both members and non-members.

League Dues: $100/league*
WHS Handicap: $50/member or $55/non-member
*$20 late fee for returning members if not received by March 30; no late fees for new members

To join a 2022 ladies’ league, please register online. League fees can be paid through Venmo (@Lyn-Swackhamer).

If you cannot pay electronically, you can mail a check to:
Lyn Swackhamer
9 Dutch Creek Drive
Littleton, CO 80123

Contact Us

For additional information about our ladies’ leagues, please contact Lyn Swackhamer.

Corporate Leagues

Whether you have a group of companies or a group of employees interested in weekly league play, we encourage you to start a corporate league at our golf club.

  • discounted fee for league play
  • advanced tee time reservations for the duration of league play
  • specials at The Grill at Highlands Ranch following league play


If you have 12 or more interested players and would like to establish a corporate league, please contact us at 303-471-0000 or DUGC.sales@du.edu.

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Looking For Junior Leagues?

The University of Denver Golf Club at Highlands Ranch hosts leagues for youth golfers of all levels!

Learn more on the Junior Programs page.