Danny Ackerman, 25-year member of the Professional Golfers’ Association of America is returning home to Wheeling, West Virginia. Oglebay Resort and Wheeling Park, managed by Billy Casper Golf, has named Ackerman General Manager of golf operations. The homecoming return represents a rich history for Ackerman, who grew up playing with his father at Wheeling Park’s golf course before captaining the West Virginia University golf team.
Ackerman will bring a true golfers passion to Oglebay after previously managing one of Golf Digest’s “America’s 100 Greatest Public Courses”. The Virtues Golf Club in Nashport, Ohio, formerly known as Longaberger Golf Club still ranks Number 1 in Ohio on Golfweek’s “Best Courses State-by-State” list.