LANCASTER, Ohio (December 10, 2021) — Today, a group of 26 local citizens announced that it has purchased the assets of the Lancaster Country Club with the intention of preserving the property as an operating golf course. The entity will operate under the name Lancaster Golf Club, LLC.
The new owners have already accessed the grounds, which has been closed since September 2021. The owners have taken steps to winterize the course and pool and will be working toward a spring 2022 opening. The Club will be operated as a public course, with memberships available for purchase.
“Our goal is simple: persevere this high-quality asset for our community,” said Leonard Gorsuch, Managing Member, Lancaster Golf Club, LLC. “It has been operating for 112 years, and it has a rich history and tradition. We want to ensure that generations to come have the opportunity to experience the course and make memories of their own.”
Fellow Managing Member Norman “Pip” Ogilvie, explained “This truly is the premier golf course in Fairfield County – and our goal is to maintain and enhance the course in the coming months so that more people can enjoy golfing here with colleagues, family and friends.”