A golf tournament to raise money for tree plantings around Irmo was a “MAJOR” success. The tournament, held Oct 7 at The Club at Rawls Creek, raised $36,000. We had almost 100 sponsors this year, which is a record for us. Local Restaurant provided food for golfers. They Included Catch 22, Alodias Cucina Italiana, Moe’s… [Continue Reading]
Digital Drive: U.S. Open Wrap The long nightmare of the Merion Golf Club for the PGA Tour’s elite came to a close on Sunday night as Justin Rose raised the U.S. Open trophy. The game’s best now look ahead to the Open Championship next month at Muirfield and the PGA Championship in August at Oak… [Continue Reading]
“Well here they are! The highly anticipated highly controversial….Octopus pants!,” tweeted Billy Horschel before he teed off.
Published: Sunday, June 16, 2013 | 5:31 p.m. ARDMORE, Pa. (AP) — Considering the history of outrageous pants in golf, Billy Horschel had to go a long way to stand out.
But the Octopus-print pair he… [Continue Reading]
Simon Bruty / Sports IllustratedHero or heartbreak? Phil Mickelson appears destined for one or the other. We convened a special edition of our PGA Confidential roundtable to make their predictions for the final round of the U.S. Open at Merion. The question is simple: Who wins on Sunday, and who gets their heart broken? Gary… [Continue Reading]
With “Q” School a thing of the past, the path to the PGA Tour leads through the Web.com Tour. And the competition is anything but easy.“It’s a great place to grow, get better and prepare, but it’s very challenging,” Ben Martin said. “The caliber of play is extremely high.”Martin, in his third professional year after… [Continue Reading]
3 share lead in France Lumbres, France (Sports Network) – Simon Thornton used a hole-in-one at the par-3 11th on Saturday to grab a share of the lead through three rounds of the Najeti Hotels et Golfs Open. Spurred forward by the ace, Thornton fired a 6-under 65 and finished 54 holes at windy Aa… [Continue Reading]
ARDMORE, Pa. – The PGA Tour and the union representing the circuit’s rules officials have reached a new five-year collective bargaining agreement following months of negotiations. According to Christian Dennie, the attorney with the firm Barlow, Garsek & Simon who represents the union’s 26 rules officials, the agreement was signed Friday morning. The officials had… [Continue Reading]
Frank Fitzpatrick, Inquirer Sports Columnist Posted: Sunday, June 16, 2013, 2:40 AM Thanks, Merion. You’ve made golf fun to watch again. Can’t tell you how much we hackers hate it when the pros make golf look as easy as bingo. Week after week, they destroy par, golf courses, and a lot of our interest in… [Continue Reading]
Miller Barber hits during the first round of the 1977 New Orleans Open golf tournament in New Orleans.(Photo: AP)Story HighlightsMiller Barber has died at 82Barber holds the record for most combined starts on the PGA and Champions tours wih 1,297Barber won 11 PGA starts and five majors on the Champions TourMiller Barber, the unique-swinging golfer… [Continue Reading]
Miller Barber, who made a record 1,297 combined starts on the U.S. PGA and Champions golf tours and won 35 titles, has died at the age of 82, the PGA Tour said. “He was a wonderful player who made his mark on the PGA Tour with 11 victories and then really excelled on the Champions… [Continue Reading]
Phil Mickelson shoots a 3-under 67 to match his best opening round in the US Open. Many could not finish. (USATSI) ARDMORE, Pa. — Even for Phil Mickelson, his path to the top of the leaderboard Thursday in the U.S. Open was unconventional. He traveled about 2,400 miles in the air and 7,000 yards on… [Continue Reading]
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