Cobb's History

Howard Wheeler wins National Negro Open at Cobb’s Creek

September 14, 2013 update:  In 1947 Cobb’s Creek hosted the United Golfers Association National Negro Open.  Howard “Butch” Wheeler won his 4th of six National Negro Open titles that year (and he played cross-handed!).  Read about it below from the sports page of the Philadelphia Afro-American newspaper.