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Connecticut Girls Junior Amateur debut b...

The Connecticut State Golf Association had been considering for several years having a female junior amateur to complement the men’s event. This plan materializes on Monday. The first Connecticut Girls Junior Amateur kicks off Monday at Watertown Golf Club. “It has always been a priority for us to continue to expand opportunities for girls and […]

Celebrate: Parade kicked off Independenc...

PECAN PLANTING WICKS Originally from Mississippi, transplanted to Texas for 28 years, Diane Long is a wife, mother and English teacher who wrote Pecan Plantation Bits for a total of 15 years. She spends her time gathering neighborhood news and teaching students how to avoid the passive voice. The Pecaners celebrated America’s birthday a day […]

We Are The Champions – Colorado Golf Ass

Boulder’s Kelsey Webster stays on a roll, fending off defending champion Leigha Devine for the CGA Women’s Stroke Play title; Erin Houtsma wins Women’s Mid-Am for the second time, this one on her home course By Gary Baines – 07/07/2022 For a player who had plenty of near misses earlier in her golfing career, Kelsey […]

OPEN STATE OF VIRGINIA ANNOUNCES CAPTECH...

In the first year, the technology consulting firm will sponsor Stafford, VA—The Virginia State Open has announced that CapTech Ventures, Inc. (CapTech) will be the presenting sponsor for this year’s event. The Virginia State Open presented by CapTech is the premier golf tournament in the Mid-Atlantic region co-hosted by the Virginia State Golf Association (VSGA) […]

The women’s champion returns to defend h

Emma McMyler, a junior from Xavier University in San Antonio, will return to defend her Texas women’s amateur title July 12-15 at the Golf Club of Houston in Humble. McMyler defeated Richardson’s Meagan Winans, a sophomore at Oklahoma, in the finals last year. The last player to successfully defend her title at the Texas Golf […]

The annual mini-golf tournament is a gre...

LEXINGTON, Kentucky (July 6, 2022) — Eight-year-old Wells Downing carefully lined up his shot, took a deep breath and drove off. The hall erupted with cheers from professional golfers, British athletes and spectators. Whether Wells fired or not doesn’t matter. A thousand watt smile is better than any hole-in-one. It is the scene of the […]

Tobacco Root Classic scheduled for July ...

The biggest tournament of the year is fast approaching at Headwaters Golf Course in Three Forks, with the 26th Tobacco Root Classic scheduled for Saturday July 30 and Sunday July 31. According to Sydney Rochford of Headwaters Golf Course, the annual event was the highlight of the summer for local golfers. “It’s so exciting for […]

Peabody: They all screamed for ice cream...

Joe Buongiorno leads the children’s parade at the Ward 6 Fourth of July Festival. (Antoine Cammalleri) You have 5 free items left this month. PEABODY — Each of the city’s six neighborhoods held events commemorating the Fourth of July holiday. Although each neighborhood has its own distinct flavors and traditions, the only constant across the […]

Dashboard for Sunday, July 3 – InForum

Baseball American Association City of Sioux 19-25 .432 13.5 Sioux Falls 17-29 .370 16 Kane County 25-21 .543 5.5 Lakeland 17-30 .362 14 friday july 1st Fargo-Moorhead 11, Lincoln 3 Kane County 23, Lake Country 5 Milwaukee 8, Chicago 6 Kansas City 6, Gary South Shore 1 Sioux City 5, Winnipeg 3 (Inn F/11) Cleburne […]

Bandon students win $1.7 million in scho...

The 42 graduates of Bandon High School walked away with just under $1.7 million in scholarships during graduation drills recently held in the high school’s gymnasium. The total represents $1,134,660 in renewable scholarships, according to the BHS administration. Sharing the honors as top students were valedictorians Rio Cruz, Charlie Ells and Andrew Robertson. The salutatorian […]

GRHS Junior Golfer Chosen for Wyoming Gi...

Wyo4News Staff, [email protected] [PRESS RELEASE] GREEN RIVER, WYOMING (July 2, 2022) — Isabell Salas, an incoming junior at Green River High School, was one of four high school golfers from the state chosen to play on the Wyoming Girls Junior America’s Cup golf team. Players were chosen from a combination of high school and WSGA/WJGT […]

Henson scores a point for Iowa | News, ...

TR PHOTO BY NOAH ROHLFING — Marshalltown High School graduate Amber Henson putts for a birdie on the eighth green during Friday’s final round of play at the 54th Four-State Junior Girls Championship at Elmwood Country Club. Henson birdied the holeshot en route to defeating Missouri’s Ella Overstreet in singles, 2&1. Singles matches in a […]

Biltmore Forest Country Club to host USA...

The Biltmore Forest County club will host the 2025 United States Senior Men’s Amateur Championship, the US Golf Association announced Friday. The club, which will celebrate its 100th anniversary on July 4 this year, previously hosted the 1999 Women’s Amateur and 2013 Women’s Mid-Amateur. It was also a stop on the PGA Tour from 1939 […]

Why Morgan Hoffmann Wasn’t Penalized Aft

SILVIS, Ill. – A lot has happened as Morgan Hoffmann spent more than two years in the jungles of Costa Rica, searching for his own holistic cure for the rare form of muscular dystrophy that once threatened to end a career. promising in professional golf. News of significant changes to the Rules of Golf did […]

The Day – Alice Cooper rocked the Pequot

Legendary shock rocker Alice Cooper has performed to sold-out crowds around the world during her incredible 50+ year musical career. In March, Cooper played at Pequot Golf Club in Stonington. Cooper and a few bandmates showed up at Pequot for a round of golf the day the course opened on March 18. An avid golfer, […]

High school graduates ‘pushed to be the

Wisconsin Evans Scholars, caddies ‘pushed to be the best’ on the golf course Liam Jeninga, Sarah Teske and Owen Stauffer carry bags and get to know Big Foot Country Club members for years as caddies. While all three gained confidence, they also all earned the prestigious Evans Scholarship, a full college scholarship for caddies. FONTANA-ON-GENEVA-LAKE, […]

Volusia-Flagler results from Crane Lakes...

Volusia-Flagler Junior Golf Association Summer Week 3 Tournament Results. This week’s tournament was played at Crane Lakes (par-66) in Port Orange. 18 hole divisions Boys 16-18: 1. Lucas Chaden 65, T-2. Scotty Messick 69 years old, T-2. Masen McKain 69 years old, T-4. Danny Byers 71 years old, T-4. Gabe Hull 71. Boys 13-15: 1. […]

Young golfer claims victory at national ...

What started as a fun game to play with her dad turned into a real passion for Emma Kate Rice, a 10-year-old golf enthusiast and sixth-grader at Brookwood Forest Elementary. That passion for the game was on full display when Rice won third place in Augusta National Golf Club’s Drive, Chip and Putt National Tournament […]

Larry Celano on his way to the US Adapti...

Veteran and disabled golfer Larry Celano set to compete in inaugural US Adaptive Open Championship PHOENIX – “Win, lose or draw, I want to go out there and have three regular rounds,” said golfer Larry Celano. “If they’re not good enough to win, they’re not good enough to win, but I’ll be happy with myself. […]

The best lobster we’ve ever had is from

There’s an old saying that goes “You’re never a hero in your own hometown”. Former Atlantic City golf legend Leo Fraser, former president of the Professional Golf Association (PGA) of America, has his own take on the misnomer. Fraser had a memorable saying that “You have to go 60 miles before someone is recognized as […]

CWGA Championship, CT Junior PGA on the ...

Can Jean Sennett repeat? Can Leslie Li reach his third straight league game? Those are two questions that will be answered at the 103rd Connecticut Women’s Golf Association Championship to be held beginning Monday at the Black Hall Club. This will be the first time that Black Hall at Old Lyme has hosted this championship. […]

Chestnut settles into new role at Parker...

Adam Chestnut, 36, became Parkersburg Country Club’s new chief golf professional on June 1. He replaces Scott Davidson, who held the position for 22 years before taking a position with the Texas Golf Association’s Legends Junior Tour. (Photo by Kerry Patrick) VIENNA — A veteran in his own right at Parkersburg […]

Peter Lown confident entering Seacoast A...

Imagine having a career climax on a big stage. Portsmouth’s Peter Lown doesn’t have to imagine it, he actually had such an uplifting experience last year after shooting a 7-under 64 in the first round of qualifying at the New Hampshire Golf Association State Amateur in North Conway Country Club. “Everyone in the state played […]

Deja vu: Red Wing’s Belisle dominates Co

MINNETRISTA — Good things come in pairs for Cecil Belisle. Entering this week, the Red Wing native is a two-time Minnesota High School Boys Golf State Medalist (2017, 2019) and a two-time Division II Junior College National Medalist (2021, 2022). Now Belisle can add the two-time Minnesota Golf Association Players Championship winner to that list. […]

TITLE IX At 50: Berkmeyer was the first ...

History links Donate to the Women’s Sport Celebration Fund Throughout 2022, Mizzou Athletics will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Title IX – groundbreaking legislation that paved the way for more resources and participation for women in college athletics. Every day, our student-athletes harness the […]

LIV Golf’s spawned talent receives shock

LIV Golf has recently taken the sport by storm, snapping up top PGA stars such as Phil Mickelson, Dustin Johnson, Bryson DeChambeau and most recently Brooks Koepka. Even after a suspension announced by the PGA, the United States Golf Association allowed LIV Golf players to play in last week’s US Open. This raised the question. […]

Shah, Murphy and Ottley reign in HOJGA t...

BUCYRUS — Pleasant’s Minoy Shah mastered his 73 over par to win the Heart of Ohio Junior Golf Association’s second-season tournament held at the Golf Club of Bucyrus on Monday. The event sponsor was Bucyrus’ Crossroads Original Designs. Shah notched an eagle, three birdies and ten pars at 35-38-73 to top the split 16-18 and […]

Golf Diary: Oakmont’s Devin Gee leads We

Oakmont Country Club head professional Devin Gee shot a 4-under 68 Monday in the first round of the 119th annual West Penn Open at the Nevillewood Club. Gee had five birdies including three in a row (holes 6-8). He holds a one-stroke lead over Kevin Shields of Mt. Lebanon and Alec Stopperich of Peters Township, […]

New Missouri golf coach Caroline Westrup...

Caroline Westrup’s journey in coaching was almost orderly from the start. After all, his father Charlie made a career out of it, running the Norwegian Golf Association from the age of 11, moving the family from Sweden. “I just see what he’s done with the players and how much they appreciate him and dedicate their […]

Meet Paige Spiranac, the young golfer mo...

Golfer Paige Spiranac, who has 3.4 million Instagram followers, has been crowned the ‘sexiest woman alive’ and posed as the cover star of Maxim’s Hottest Top 100 in 2022. The most popular female golfer in the world — by social media standards — isn’t actually icon Tiger Woods, but Paige Spiranac, and she doesn’t even […]

Brown wins GAP Grand Slam with Philadelp...

Brown wins GAP Grand Slam with Philadelphia amateur title Michael R. Brown, Jr., an old soul with a young man’s game, outlasted recent Drexel University graduate Jeff Cunningham, 4 and 3, for a historic win in the 122nd Philadelphia BMW Amateur Championship on Saturday at Philadelphia Country Club (par 71, 6,968 yards). Brown, 49, became […]

Wawonowin Country Club’s Scott Saari nar

Scott Saari plays at Marquette Golf Club during the UP Senior Men’s Championship in June 2018. (File photo) CRYSTAL FALLS — Wawonowin Country Club in Champion’s Scott Saari narrowly missed his third Upper Peninsula Golf Association senior men’s tournament title Tuesday at Young’s Golf Course located between Iron River and Crystal […]

Official Rules for Life and Golf | LPGA

As golfers, we are most comfortable on fairways and greens. Add some rough or sand, we know how to handle that too. But our heartbeats quicken when we are deflected: venturing into uncharted territory marked by white stakes and red or yellow lines. In times like these, when our ships are rocking and we don’t […]

Phil Mickelson, Rory McIlory and the bat...

Placeholder while loading article actions BROOKLINE, Mass. – If Phil Mickelson was cast as the main villain in the very real, almost global golf conversation between them and us, he showed up Thursday afternoon looking the part: black hat, black shirt, black belt, pants dark gray, black shoes, wraparound sunglasses. Yet when he got to […]

The US Open that almost didn’t happen

BROOKLINE, Mass. – The Country Club, the site of this year’s US Open, had almost not staged the major tournament at all, until the club realized there was something to the adage of being the smallest house in the nicest neighborhood. The Country Club is on the United States Golf Association’s short list of most […]

Here are the LIV golf players taking par...

Here are the LIV Golf players participating in the US Open 2022 originally appeared on NBC Sports Washington Imagine a LIV Golf player walking away with one of golf’s major trophies after the past two weeks filled with drama? Well, it could happen in a few days at the Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts. A […]

Blaine’s Kathryn VanArragon leads Class

The Class 3A High School Girls’ State Golf Tournament has been owned by the McCauley sisters for a few years. But Blaine’s Kathryn VanArragon could change all that this week. VanArragon, who won that tournament in 2018, took the lead in the first round of the 2022 tournament, cruising around Bunker Hills Golf Club in […]

Recent Finalist Wolfe Wins EDGA 50th Mat...

Monday marked Mike Wolfe’s first round at the Downing Golf Course this year. His card didn’t suggest it after the qualifying round of the Erie District Golf Association’s 50th Annual Match Play Championship. Wolfe, 35, posted the lowest score among the 37 participants who started in spectacular weather conditions. The McDowell High School and Allegheny […]

Cullman superstar golfer named to All No...

Mary Charles Davis Member Spotlight (Submitted by Emily Johnston) Cullman High School junior Mary Charles Davis was named to the Alabama High School Athletic Association’s North All-Star team earlier last week. The young Bearcat woman was thrilled to be able to represent Cullman High School in July, saying, “I’m so grateful for all the opportunities […]

Phil Mickelson is back, but his game and...

Phil Mickelson has returned to golf, now he will return to the American crowds and media this week in Brookline, Massachusetts. Reuters via USA TODAY Sports Phil Mickelson left the inaugural LIV Golf Invitational Series beaten. The course for the Centurion Club took its toll as they tried to play for the first time in […]

SUNY Ulster’s Nick Puleo finishes 12th i

CHAUTAUQUA, NY – SUNY Ulster sophomore Nick Puleo rallied to shoot a 75 of 3 over par during Friday’s final round of the National Junior College Athletic Association Men’s Division III Golf Championship at the Chautauqua golf course. With a nine-stroke improvement from Thursday’s 84, Puleo moved from 16th to 12th place, earning a spot […]

Bezdek was the mainstay of the PSU golf ...

Hugo Bezdek, the man responsible for developing Penn State’s golf program in the early 1920s, built an amazing coaching career that spanned the first half of the 1900s. As Penn State’s athletic director from 1918 to 1936, Bezdek’s love of golf and strong ambitions led to the construction of a championship-caliber golf course […]

PGA suspends players from LIV Golf event

Placeholder while loading article actions Professional golf came to a crossroads on Thursday as an insurgent Saudi-backed tour hit a tree-lined course outside London and the PGA Tour suspended players who had defected , turning what would normally be a sleepy weekday on the golf schedule into one of the strangest and most important days […]

Loyal PGA players say LIV Golf is ‘a dis

Multiple reports have indicated that top US winners Patrick Reed and Bryson DeChambeau will join LIV Golf next month for its first US event. A general view of golfers playing the ninth green during a practice round before the start of the 2022 PGA Championship. Getty Images via AFP Multiple big winners Rory McIlroy and […]

Reading Hospital Rehabilitation in Wyomi...

Event open to all able-bodied and disabled people Rehabilitation of Reading Hospital in Wyomissing will hold its 9th Annual Amputee Golf Outing, sponsored by The Amputee Support Group, on Tuesday, June 14 from 1-3 p.m. at Sittler’s at Sinking Spring, located at 497 Mountain Home Road, Sinking Spring. This outing is open to all able-bodied […]

Matthew Wolff leaves midway through US O...

Two years ago, Matthew Wolff had a magical run at the US Open at Winged Foot Golf Club in Mamaroneck before finishing second. Since then, however, his results have dropped dramatically. The 23-year-old also took two months off last year to deal with his mental health. On Monday, Wolff was trying to get back into […]

Sisters McCarthy and Kennedy are the lat...

Kennedy and McCarthy Lang continued a brotherly tradition by playing golf for Niagara County Community College. This week, they led the way among the first group of players participating in the NJCAA Division III Championships. Following the fairways of the Hogan and Murphy brothers to represent NCCC at the National Tournament, the Lang sisters teeed […]

LIV Golf Invitational: Centurion Club to...

Ian Poulter donned a letterbox outfit after helping Europe beat the USA at the 2018 Ryder Cup in Paris Ian Poulter cried as he hugged his son Luke on the 18th green of Le Golf National. The Englishman had just completed the victory over Dustin Johnson to bring Europe within a point of what was […]

Key story lines for Monday

The 122nd US Open will take place June 16-19 and Monday is the last day for some to report to the Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts. Monday is known as the “longest day in golf” because it is a 36-hole course at nine locations – eight in the United States and one in Canada – […]

Carol Lee Torres 1940-2022 | News, Spor...

YOUNGSTOWN – Carol Lee Torres, 82, passed away Thursday, May 26, 2022, at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born February 29, 1940, the eldest daughter of Delbert and Mary Pflug Smith, and has resided in the area all her life. Carol was a graduate of East High School and a proud homemaker, […]

My Boy Chris’s Disc Golf Shop is a one s

Christophe DeRosier, 36, owns My Boy Chris’s Disc Golf Shop located at Eastman Place Plaza, Suite 171 on Eastman Avenue in Midland. It sells new and used disc golf discs, carrying bags, carts, baskets, minis and accessories. DeRosier also works as a cook at M’s Café, located in Eastman Plaza. DeRosier graduated from Bay City […]

Women’s Big 12 golf awards revealed

History links Maddison Hinson-Tolchard of Oklahoma State was named the 2021-22 Big 12 Women’s Golf Player of the Year, while TCU’s Caitlyn Macnab was named Rookie of the Year and Ryan Murphy of Texas , won his fourth Coach of the Year award. The awards were selected by Conference head coaches. […]

Belles Springs will ring in the Central ...

Courtesy Photo The Belles Springs Golf Club is located near Lock Haven. By Ken Love For the mirror A host of local golfers will head to Belles Springs Golf Club near Lock Haven this weekend to compete in this year’s Central Counties Individual and Team Championship. The two-day, 36-hole event is […]

Why aren’t golf executives banning Dusti

The leisurely game of golf has come a long way of societal ignorance and neglect to reach the ethical precipice it teeters so precariously on today. The game’s various leaders received the PR equivalent of a two-foot putt on Tuesday when it was announced that stars such as Dustin Johnson, Sergio Garcia, Kevin Na, Ian […]

How to watch on TV, live stream, handica...

The countdown begins 2022 NFL season (we’re only 99 days away), but today four of the league’s biggest stars – including Aaron Rodgers — will be on the golf course for The gamethe popular celebrity event now in its sixth iteration. But this event will be different from the others. It will be the first […]

At the US Women’s Open, Michelle Wie Wes

Michelle Wie West, one of golf’s most famous players since she was 10, enjoyed breakfast Tuesday morning in the Players’ Dining Room at the US Women’s Open at Pine Needles Lodge and Golf Club in North Carolina. “I had someone come to me,” said Wie West, 32, “saying they had my name.” She rolled her […]

Future New Boise Disc Golf Courses: Bowl...

Nearly a quarter century ago, city officials in Boise made a discovery: a booming game of golf, inspired by Frisbee, was a hit in Ann Morrison Park. After years of negotiations, the Gem State Disc Golf Club was allowed to pay for and install a nine-hole course. Soon, new faces flooded the park. “Ka-chinged” flying […]

Brady & Rodgers vs. Allen & Mahomes

Rivals on the field, teammates on the links. We’re just days away from kicking off at Wynn Golf Club when Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers take on Patrick Mahomes and Josh Allen. Check out our favorite bets for The Match 6 below! Last Updated: May 30, 2022 2:37 PM ET Reading time: 4 minutes […]

William Sovine – Dominion Post

William Russell “Rusty” Sovine, 64, of Harman, formerly of Hurricane and Pawleys Island, SC, died Tuesday morning May 3, 2022 from complications of a heart attack. Rusty was a gifted athlete and graduated from Hurricane High School. He attended Morehead State University and played football there. He graduated from Marshall University. He loved golf and […]

A Thrilling Group Five Friday Guaranteed...

After Emma TalleyBank of Hope LPGA Match-Play second-round match presented by MGM Rewards on Wednesday, where she came away with a hard-fought tie with Stacy Lewis, the Kentucky native said: “That’s the pressure we (players) live for.” This pressure, in turn, leads to the excitement that fans live for, especially during match play. During Friday’s […]

J&K tourist map offers everything for tr

Speakers praise UT’s scenic spots, seasons, and hospitality SRINAGAR, MAY 27 (KNS): Advisor to the Lieutenant Governor, Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar today described Jammu and Kashmir as an incredible golfing destination in the country while saying that the tourist map of the region offers everything for travelers and tourists. He made the remarks while addressing the […]

Senior Lucas Myers ends career with stro...

The end of Lucas Myers’ high school golf career passed without too much sadness. “It was today or next week, so I’m okay,” said Myers, a senior from Palm Desert High School, after finishing tied for 41st in the CIF-Southern California Golf Association high school championship. Thursday at Brookside Golf Club. in Pasadena. “There are […]

LET and EDGA, collaboration for a new ev...

LET and EDGA (European Disabled Golf Association) are collaborating for a new 36-hole tournament to be played simultaneously with the Skaftö Open in Sweden next August. The 36-hole EDGA event will be integrated with the 54-hole LET event which will be played at Skaftö Golf Club. The first 18 holes of the new EDGA tournament […]

Cameron Smith continues to perform at a ...

Cameron Smith did not rely on his Players Championship winners. The Australian native and transplant from First Coast finished tied for 13th last week at the PGA Championship at Southern Hills and is the only player this season to have finished in the top 13 in The Players and the first two major championships, The […]

Rose Zhang’s latest success in a junior

If desert golf fans were paying attention this week, they might have spotted a familiar face winning the NCAA Women’s Division I Individual Title. Stanford’s Rose Zhang won the title by three strokes, not a margin indicative of how she dominated the tournament in her early rounds. Zhang’s connection to the desert comes from being […]

Zhang wins NCAA title, women’s golf wins

After Monday’s final stroke play qualifying round at the NCAA championships, the Stanford women’s golf team and rookie Rose Zhang found themselves in a familiar position: on top. Stanford finished the event with a total of nine over par, three strokes ahead of No. 2 Oregon, to secure the No. 1 seed for match play. […]

Roye and Munn-Barrow top Jamaica Nationa...

Zandre Roye and Jodi Munn-Barrow lead day one of the three-day National Amateur Golf Championship being played at Golf & Country Club Sandals in Saint Anne. Roye leads defending champion Justin Burrowes by a single stroke after posting even a par 71 on the first day of competition in the Men’s and Senior Men’s 0-6 […]

5 things to know about PGA Championship ...

Cameron Young prepares to play on the 14th tee during the third round of the 2022 PGA Championship at Southern Hills Country Club. (Photo: Andrew Redington/Getty Images) Young is originally from Scarborough, New York, where his father, David, is director of golf at Sleepy Hollow Country Club, one of the largest courses in the country. […]

Disc Golf’s Popularity Continues to Soar

KENDALLVILLE — Want to try a new game that’s easy to learn and inexpensive? How about giving disc golf a shot. It can be played in public parks in northeast Indiana and does not require paying the high costs that traditional golf usually has. The sport has seen a significant increase in popularity in the […]

New disc golf course opens in Madison He...

Disc golf has for the first time slipped into a city park in Madison Heights. The new disc golf course opened over a week ago at the city’s versatile 31-acre Rosie’s Park at 1111 Farnum. “It’s been very popular since we opened it,” City Manager Melissa Marsh said. “It was raining for our grand opening […]

Wally Kennedy: Opening of a disc golf pr...

A professional disc golf store, Local Route, opened in a small storefront in the Joplin Memorial Plaza Mall at 2210 S. Range Line Road. It’s across from Chick-fil-A. The shop was opened in April by Tucker Sharp and Paul Hughes, disc golf enthusiasts who promote the sport locally. What they learned was that the name […]

Malawi: Fdh Bank boosts the professional...

FDH Bank plc has bolstered the Professional Golfers’ Association (PGA) Malawi Championship after donating K5 million on Thursday in Lilongwe. The PGA Championship, scheduled for May 26-28. The championship, among others, will attract golfers from Zambia, Zimbabwe, Kenya, Tanzania, Namibia, South Africa and the hosts. During the presentation, FDH marketing and communications manager Levi Nkunika […]

Birmingham to host 2023 PGA WORKS Colleg...

A good time on the course! (PGA Works/Facebook) On Tuesday, May 17, the Professional Golf Association (PGA) of America announced that Shoal Creek Club and Bent Brook Golf Course, both just outside Birmingham, will host the 2023 PGA WORKS Collegiate Championship (PWCC). Keep reading to learn more. The PWCC The most culturally significant college golf […]

Rosalie recognized for her services to w...

Katikati’s Rosalie Wrathall was honored at the Government House Investiture for her services to golf. Photo / Provided One of Rosalie Wrathall’s greatest accomplishments is becoming the first female president of a golf club in New Zealand. There was also a proud moment when she organized for men and women to be under the same […]

two pairs of brothers

The weather is perfect on this spring evening at Dickey-Stephens Park in North Little Rock. Before heading to an Arkansas Travelers game, I look at plaques outside the ballpark honoring the four men who gave the facility its name. Bill and George “Skeeter” (sometimes “Skeets”) Dickey worked with Witt and Jack Stephens at the Stephens […]

Golf is capitalism in polo shirts and pa...

Oisin Keniry/Getty Images “Look, we’ve all made mistakes,” Greg Norman replied to questions about the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and working for a lucrative new Saudi golf company. Joe Bennett is an award-winning writer, columnist and playwright based in Lyttelton OPINION: Sometimes, and without flinching, you have to ask yourself the big, difficult […]

Determined to succeed on his own, Willy ...

As an overachieving running back at San Jose State, a scrappy infielder at the University of Texas, and now as a high-level head football coach at one of California’s premier programs in the North, Patrick Walsh de Serra widely preached, if not embodied, a single concept. Team, team and more team. So when his then […]

Local fundraisers near goal for ‘white s

The statue, which is expected to adorn the Marcus Hook Community Center property this fall, is nearing completion. By the looks of the models, sculptor Jennifer Frudakis Petry not only puts her considerable talent to play with clay and wax models that will precede a planned seven-foot bronze artwork, but she also captures the spirit […]

Shearer, French Enhanced Desert Golf, Po...

In February 1939, The Desert Sun recorded that BF Shearer arrived from Seattle and headed straight for the links. It was reported that he could be seen daily at the O’Donnell Golf Course with Tom O’Donnell himself. Benjamin Franklin Shearer deserved a diversion; he was an impressive businessman and was very dedicated to civic causes […]

Teamwork: fundraising golf day for Orang...

news, local news, A GROUP of players from the Australian Professional Golfers Association support one of their own on Friday as they prepare for Bruce McLean Golf Day. Close friend Rob Williamson organizes the day for Mr McLean, who has been part of the Orange golfing scene for over 30 years and is now recovering […]

Valley Forge Visitor Center outlines upc...

HAUT MERION — The VAlley Forge Convention and Visitors Bureau celebrated tourism in Montgomery County this week at its sixth annual travel rally. A jazz band performs as part of the Valley Forge Tourism and Convention Board’s annual Travel Rally on May 9. The agency announced a Montco Jazz Fest in September. (PHOTO SUBMITTED) The […]

Former PGA Tour winner Bob Dickson opens...

It was not by Bob Dickson best 18-hole score – it remains a 59 he shot as a 19-year-old in 1963 at Muskogee Country Club in his native Oklahoma. But the former PGA Tour and PGA Tour Champions winner and former Tour executive wonders if he’ll ever have a more memorable day than May 12 […]

Marilyn Altier | Obituaries | The star...

Marilynn Altier Marilynn Marvel Sheline Altier passed away to this world on the evening of April 21, 2022. She was born on August 16, 1929 in Columbus, Ohio, the youngest of three children born to Carl and Etta (Collins) Sheline. She graduated from Linden-McKinley High School in Columbus, Ohio in June 1947, then enrolled in […]

Colorado’s Castle Pines to host PGA Tour

Castle Pines Golf Club, site of a PGA Tour event for 21 years, will once again host a stop on the tour with the 2024 BMW Championship to be played at the Jack Nicklaus course outside of Denver. The PGA Tour announced the decision Wednesday at a press conference featuring course designer Jack Nicklaus and […]

Nearly 70 years later, Curtis Cup matche...

Merion’s last USGA championship came nine years ago, when Justin Rose won the 2013 US Open. Eileen Blass/USA Today ARDMORE, Pa. — The last time Merion Golf Club dominated the golfing spotlight was in 2013, when the club hosted its fifth U.S. Open, won by Justin Rose. Next month, Merion and her legendary East Course […]

Preview: Diamond Cup of the Asia-Pacific...

A field of mainly local Japanese players will take part in an event which was first played in 1969 and features some of the best Australian players in the land of the rising sun on the honor roll, as well as big winners Hideki Matsuyama and Todd Hamilton. One of the Japan Golf Association’s four […]

Jamaica wins the Caribbean Golf Classic ...

The Jamaican ladies recently returned to the island with the Jodi Munn-Barrow Trophy they won at the 26th Caribbean Golf Classic, which was held at the Casa de Campo Golf Course in Puerto Rico. Although this is Jamaica’s first participation in the women’s trophy – the Jodi Munn-Barrow Trophy – it has been around for […]

Flying discs enchant students at Halfmoo...

The Sunshine Coast Disc Golf Association’s (SCDGA) recent success in an introductory disc golf day for students at Halfmoon Bay Elementary has evolved into a new after-school disc golf program. Disc golfers Michelle Divecha and Trevor Connors introduced the sport to middle schoolers during PE class and found that most kids picked up on it […]

Agaba and Musanabera excellent at UGC Ca...

Captain UGC’s Bell Tournament: Overall winners: Men: Dickson Agaba– 40 Points Ladies: Bernadette Musanabera – 41 Points Professionals: Deo Akope – 69, 71 (140) The 2022 Absa Bank Tournament, sponsored by Uganda Golf Club Captain’s Bell, will leave lasting memories and impressions. From the explicit organization, the overwhelming turnout, the incredible branding, the tantalizing prizes […]

The 25 Best Mid-Price Golf Courses in Te...

See the best high priced and budget golf courses. The fee is the cost of a green fee and cart for a prime tee time on Saturday. Fees are as of March 2022. Actual rates may vary. To be eligible, a course must have been evaluated by seven members of the jury. Ranking 2022 Course […]

St. Louis Area Golf News: Chaminade High...

The partnership will include financial support, charity and tournament alignment, and investments to help make golf more diverse and inclusive in North St. Louis County and beyond. Complementing it, it includes a significant investment in the effort to restore and revitalize Normandy, one of the oldest public golf courses west of the Mississippi. The option […]

14th National Golf Day will focus on rec...

The American Golf Industry Coalition’s 14th annual National Golf Day will be held May 10-11, with industry leaders hosting more than 250 virtual meetings with members of Congress to discuss the economic, societal, environmental and health benefits golf. One of the sessions will focus on workplace inclusivity in sport around the “Make Golf Your Thing” […]

Cognizant Founders Cup to host Women’s L

Women’s Leadership Day will include a fireside chat with the keynote speaker and Lindsey Pollak, New York Times bestselling author CLIFTON, NJ, May 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Cognizant Founders Cup team and Versant Health are pleased to announce the Cognizant Founders Cup Women’s Leadership Day presented by Versant Health. The event will take place […]

San Angelo Pan-American Golf Association...

The 39th annual San Angelo Pan Am Golf Association Scholarship Tournament is scheduled for Saturday at Quicksand Golf Course. The four-way race begins with a gunshot at 1 p.m. and the entry fee is $100 per person. To register, call Edward Montelongo at 325-234-5501 or Mike McCarty at 325-374-2943. Todd Kolls, Republican candidate for County […]

PHS seniors receive nearly $223,000 in s...

PAOLA — Several seniors at Paola High School received a big financial boost to achieve their future goals at the school’s annual scholarship night on Wednesday, April 20. A total of $222,960 in scholarships was awarded to seniors, including $51,060 in local scholarships, $142,750 in endowment scholarships of US$368, including current year renewable values, and […]

Golfer Lydia Ko leaves interviewer speec...

One of the best female golfers in the world left an interviewer speechless when she explained why she was undergoing on-course treatment at a tournament in California. Lydia Ko, ranked number three in the LPGA (Ladies Professional Golf Association), was seen having her back stretched by a physiotherapist during the Palos Verdes Championship. The treatment […]

Ranking of the best golf course communit...

More than 24 million people play golf each year. Whether you’re a beginner or an expert, we can all appreciate a great course and great weather — but what really makes a golf course “the best”? We showcase it here with our ranked golf courses across the United States. These rankings are based on the […]

Jeff Golden rallies from 3-down to beat ...

Jeff Posze was a buzzsaw on the first six holes of the 12th annual Jacksonville Area Golf Association Match Play Championship final on Sunday. But a superb tee shot by Jeff Golden on the 358-yard par-4 seventh hole sparked a rally and Golden eventually took the lead and stayed ahead on his way to a […]

Jacksonville Area Golf Association Launc...

Posted May 1, 2022 By the editor Movers & Shakers, Riverside, Avondale, Ortega, Murray Hill, San Jose, San Marco, St. Nicholas Fred Seely, three-term chairman of JAGA and founder of the Underwood Cup, shows his membership card as the organisation’s first FRIEND OF JAGA. The Jacksonville Area Golf Association (JAGA) has launched its first-ever fundraising […]

Rahm maintains a two-stroke lead at the ...

Tournament favorite Jon Rahm is co-leader of the Mexican Open, posting a score of seven under 64 in Thursday’s first round. Rahm, ranked number two in the world, suffered no bogeys in his round, with six birdies and an eagle on the par-four seventh hole. He is tied at five atop the standings with Americans […]

Crooks allegedly stole $500,000 from The...

A residential development in Fort Myers, Florida has lost half a million dollars in the second alleged fraud scheme to surface among Southwest Florida community associations this year. A scammer gained access to money from The Landings Yacht, Golf and Tennis Club through its payroll services company Paychex, according to the community lawyer, documents from […]

Warriors Weekly: Western Conference semi...

The Warriors advanced to the Western Conference Semifinals after capping their first-round playoff series with a Game 5 win over the Denver Nuggets at Chase Center on Wednesday. Let’s recap the best of what happened for the Dubs this week and take a look at what’s to come in the latest Warriors Weekly. WARRIORS ADVANCE […]

Pine View repeat as area champions – St

CEDAR TOWN — Pine View High School’s women’s golf team repeated as area champions on Wednesday, winning the final game of the regular season at Cedar Ridge Golf Course in Cedar City. Region 10 golfers compete in the final game of the regular season, Cedar Ridge Golf Course, Cedar City, Utah, April 27, 2022 | […]

Union League brings PGA WORKS Collegiate...

The Union League formed 160 years ago to support the Union Army and Abraham Lincoln’s abolitionist movement when it was not a popular position in Philadelphia. This spirit of inclusion and equal opportunity is still part of the club’s DNA today as it prepares to host the 2022 PGA WORKS Collegiate Championship (PWCC). Formerly known […]

NCAA Women’s Regionals Preview

The Road to Grayhawk: NCAA Women’s Regional Championship Preview The road to Grayhawk clearly defined its lanes today with the announcement of the course for the 2022 NCAA Division I NCAA Women’s Golf Championships. Seventy-two teams, along with 36 individuals not associated with qualifying teams, will begin play in six regional sites across the country […]

Golf brings Misha Golod from Ukraine to ...

Micha Golod was scared. He heard the news and saw the photos. Hundreds of people had been killed by Russian soldiers in the Ukrainian town of Bucha. Bucha is 10 kilometers from where Golod lived – until six weeks ago. The 15-year-old loves golf, but he had no idea how much golf loved him. Enough […]

Husky golfers break 400 on OGA course

The Sweet Home boys shot their best game of golf this season on Monday, April 25 at the Oregon Golf Association course in Woodburn. The Huskies finished with a 395, seventh in a heavy-hitter group that includes some teams likely to compete for the state title. Marist finished with 314, four strokes ahead of Banks, […]

resident of Warren a budding golf star |...

Photo courtesy of USGA/Chris Keane. Gianna Clemente hits an approach shot on the first hole during the round of 16 of this year’s USA Women’s Amateur Four-Ball Championship at the Grand Reserve Golf Club in Puerto Rico on Saturday. Golf is in Gianna Clemente’s blood. Since she was 18 months old, […]

Fifteen players from the World’s Top 100

With Monday being the last day PGA Tour players can request a release to play in the first LIV Golf International Series event outside of London in June, the upstart organization led by Greg Norman has more than 70 players registered for the original tournament. Of those players, 15 are ranked in the top 100 […]

Natchez Golfers Sweep Mississippi Golf A...

NATCHEZ — Natchez golfers swept the Mississippi Golf Association State Four-Ball Championship at Beau Pre on Sunday. Greg Brooking, Bill Byrne, Tee Cotten, Casey Ham, Bobby Meason and Kevin Smith represented the local club to win the Super Senior Championship, Senior Championship and Grand Masters Championship. Bubba Kaiser and his partner Paul Guido had a […]

Laurencio (Lawrence) Leal | Obituary

Laurencio (Lawrence) Leal, was called to be with our Lord on Easter Sunday, April 17, 2022, in San Antonio, Texas. Centenarian (100 years old), he was born on September 5, 1921 in Seguin, Texas. Eldest of nine. He is predeceased by his parents Jose and Maria Leal, his brothers and sisters Lucia Rios (Augustine), Guadalupe […]

Blose’s late goal leads to Cardinal’s 1-

07 April 2022 Friends, teammates and partners in crime. After successful high school football careers, Mount Airy seniors Mason Hill and Sao Lennon will continue their academic and athletic journeys at Methodist University. “They’re no better than those two guys,” Granite Bear coach JK Adkins said. Hill and Lennon joined forces ahead of the 2020-21 […]

Top Seeds Kovelesky-Wilson and Chien-Hua...

Top Seeds Kovelesky-Wilson and Chien-Huang reach the round of 16 Leigh Chien (left) and Anna Huang (USGA/Chris Keane) The two teams that shared medal honors at the 7th U.S. Women’s Amateur Four-Ball Championship had no trouble winning their Round of 16 matches Friday at Grand Reserve Golf Club. Chloe Kovelesky, 15, of Boca Raton, Fla., […]

Locally…Grimm lead the Geyer League

Grimm runs the Geyer Insurance League Matt Grimm shot 35 for a low gross and shared a low net 35 with Liam Blake in the Geyer Family Insurance Wednesday League at Fuller’s Fairways. Team results: Reid Baughman Insurance (3.5), Mayhem (1.5); Carlwick Stop & Shop (5), Goss Supply (0); Flecto (5), J&S Maintenance (0); Farus […]

Malone and Walsh golf teams compete in G...

Malone’s Connor Curry and Walsh’s Kyle Buzaki tied for fourth at the Great Midwest Athletic Conference Men’s Golf Championships in Lexington, Kentucky. Curry and Buzaki each shot 67 in the final round to finish with a three-round total of 217. They helped the Pioneers and Cavaliers finish tied for eighth in the team standings. At […]

Pebble Beach lands several more US Opens...

Pebble Beach will long remain one of golf’s most important stages. Long time. The United States Golf Association announced Wednesday that it will hold four more US Opens and four US Women’s Opens at Pebble Beach over the next 26 years. Additionally, nearby Spyglass Hill will host the US Senior Open and US Senior Women’s […]

Billy Horschel said he’s done apologizin

Billy Horschel said that after more than a dozen years as a professional, he will not change his stripes in terms of the passion he brings to the game and the pressure he puts on to win. What the Ponte Vedra Beach resident, former University of Florida All-American and seven-time PGA Tour winner, said will […]

Begay back in action to learn more about...

Notah Begay III is participating in a tournament for the first time in nearly 10 years, and the score is not… Notah Begay III is entering a tournament for the first time in nearly 10 years, and scoring isn’t what matters to him. His appearance on the Advocates Professional Golf Association Tour in Arizona was […]

Advocates Professional Golf Association ...

Kamaiu Johnson didn’t start playing golf until he was 15, but that didn’t stop him from pursuing a future in the game. His passion took him to New York, where he caddyed to support his career, before returning to Florida. After moving from Tallahassee to Orlando, he met a group of golfers who told him […]

Four returning golfers from all conferen...

2022 BOYS GOLF CONFERENCE PREVIEW Wisconsin.Golf’s Rob Hernandez assesses the prospects for the WIAA boys’ golf conferences this season. TODAY: the Fox Valley Association. Check our WIAA Boys section daily for more conference previews. LOOKING BACK FOX VALLEY ASSOCIATION: RECENT CONFERENCE CHAMPIONS Year Overall Tag Team Champion Champion Score Finalist Score Medal Score Finalist Score […]