The 9-hole "U.S. Naval Front 9" course at the U.S. Naval Academy Golf Club facility in Annapolis, Maryland features 6,611 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 71. The course rating is 72.3 and it has a slope rating of 129 on Bermuda grass. Designed by William S. Flynn, the U.S. Naval Front 9 golf course opened in 1916. United States Navy Golf Courses manages this facility, with Patrick Owen as the Golf Professional.