Monthly Archives: January 2022

Saudi International Overview

There will not be Rory McIlroy and no Jon Rahm gamble for the mega riches offered to the Saudi International in Jeddah this week, but the rest of the ground looks like a who’s who of golf as many of the world’s best go head-to-head Royal Greens Golf and Country Club. Participants had to apply […]

Valley Scouts goes for gold | News, Sports, Jobs

CANFIELD – Scout troops from all over Mahoning, Trumbull and East Portage counties will converge on Camp Stambaugh in search of gold, fun and the excitement of competition in the Klondike Derby. The Stambaugh District Klondike Derby will be held on February 12 at the Great Trail Council Camp, 3712 Leffingwell Road. In 1896, gold […]

#8 Texas A&M Opens Spring at Sea Best Invitational – Texas A&M Athletics

By: Evan Roberts, Texas A&M Athletics Communications History links PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Florida – The No. 8 Texas A&M Men’s Golf Team opens the spring schedule at the Sea Best Invitational held at TPC Sawgrass Dye’s Valley Course. Play on the 6,873-yard par-70 course begins with 36 holes Monday and the final round is Tuesday. […]

Viktor Hovland beats Richard Bland in Dubai Desert Classic play-off after Rory McIlroy error | Golf News

By Ali Stafford Last update: 01/30/22 1:29 p.m. Viktor Hovland beat Richard Bland in a shoot-off to snatch a remarkable victory at the Slync.io Dubai Desert Classic, as Rory McIlroy missed out after a costly final on his last lap. Hovland overcame a six-shot deficit on a thrilling final day at Emirates Golf Club, playing […]

Arizona State tops Golfweek/Sagarin rankings

Arizona State tops Golfweek/Sagarin rankings Jan 29, 2022 by Jim Young of AmateurGolf.com TO SHARE: Photo by Thomas Fernandez There’s a new No. 1 in the Golfweek/Sagarin collegiate rankings and to no one’s surprise, it’s the Arizona State Sun Devils, who used a dominating performance at last week’s Southwestern Invitational to climb to the top […]

Raphinha: West Ham one of many clubs interested in Leeds winger | Soccer News

A number of clubs, including West Ham, are interested in Leeds winger Raphinha. The Brazilian’s contract talks with Leeds are said to be positive, with his current deal running until 2024. But West Ham are keeping tabs on their situation while those negotiations are ongoing. Raphinha has been a revelation since joining Leeds from Rennes […]

Strom and the Buckeyes prepare for the spring season

After a moderately successful fall, the women’s golf team is gearing up for a tough spring season. Credit: Courtesy of Ohio State Department of Athletics Head Coach Lisa Strom and the Buckeyes women’s golf team will enter the spring after a semi-successful fall season. The team had two top 10 finishes across four tournaments in […]

Death Stranding Director’s Cut Coming to PC March 30

Death Stranding Director’s Cut is heading to Steam and the Epic Games Store on March 30. Owners of the original Death Stranding on PC can upgrade to Director’s Cut for $9.99. To upgrade, owners simply need to make sure to install the standard edition of the game and then purchase the Director’s Cut through the […]

Beaconsfield Golf Club Course Review

Beaconsfield Golf Club Course Review GF Round (wd only): £80; Day £110Through 72, 6,575 yardsSlope 132Director General’s Verdict – A very pretty layout of Harry Colt playing through a mature Home Counties forest that is largely as the great man left it.favorite hole – The mid-length par-4 6th is an excellent sobering hole that doglegs […]

Another round for state golf: NEKY coaches weigh in on KHSAA format change | Sports

Missy Kennedy spent enough time at the state girls’ golf tournament that she felt strongly that changes to her format were needed. The KHSAA Board of Control has made major commitments. The board last week approved an additional round for boys’ and girls’ state golf tournaments beginning next fall. Called the “state first round,” it […]

Jon Rahm: World No. 1 maintains criticism over PGA Tour course layout ahead of Farmers Insurance Open | Golf News

Watch the Torrey Pines Farmers Insurance Open live Wednesday from 5.30pm on Sky Sports Golf; Rahm will play his first round on the south course alongside Justin Thomas and Dustin Johnson Last update: 01/26/22 1:22 p.m. World No. 1 Jon Rahm was frustrated with the layout of the PGA Tour course last week World number […]

Coach, Ph.D., veteran: Victor Lopez looks back on his track and field journey

Photo courtesy of Rice Athletics By Cadan Hanson 01/25/22 10:56 PM Fifteen years after retiring as a women’s track coach at Rice, Victor Lopez heard her name called during the Texas Track & Field Hall of Fame induction ceremony. As one of seven members of the 13th class of inductees, Lopez is now among the […]

Tree cutting at Beaver Meadow Golf Course paves way for more planting and errant shots

Posted: 01/25/2022 16:33:57 Modified: 01/25/2022 16:32:39 Come spring, helpful pollinators and spotting scope enthusiasts will see the benefits of the tree-cutting program at Beaver Meadow Golf Course in Concord. Just like erratic golfers. “We may not have people looking for golf balls in the woods for very long,” said Phil Davis, who is the city-owned […]

Pass Area Jim Helsop Memorial Golf Tournament returns for 2022

BANNING, CA —Registration is open for the annual Habitat for Humanity San Gorgonio Pass Area Memorial Golf Tournament. In honor of Jim Helsop, the Habitat for Humanity founder of the pass zone, the memorial tournament will take place on April 23, 2022, according to event coordinators. The tournament will take place at Morongo Golf Club […]

OhioHealth Mothers’ Milk Bank to Open Milk Drop-Off Site at Hancock County WIC Family Center

The OhioHealth Mothers’ Milk Bank celebrates the grand opening of the Family Center Milk Drop at the Hancock County WIC on Tuesday, January 25 at 10 a.m. The new milk depot site, located at 1800 N. Blanchard St. in Findlay, will house a freezer to store donated human milk, which will then be transferred to […]

Q+A: Duke Women’s Golf Star Gina Kim Talks Decision To Turn Pro, Favorite Duke Memories

After a decorated career as the Blue Devil, Gina Kim is making the leap to the LPGA. The Chapel Hill native, who was a rookie on the 2019 national title team and an ACC individual medalist last year, decided to turn pro and give up her remaining college eligibility. Kim will look to qualify for […]

Aaron Jarvis wins Latin American Amateur Championship to book places at Masters and Open | Golf News

Aaron Jarvis’ victory means he will become the first player from the Cayman Islands to compete in the Masters and Open Championship; “I can’t even express it in words. What a day,” the 19-year-old said on Sunday. By Associated Press Last update: 01/23/22 21:48 Aaron Jarvis said staying patient was key to his victory The […]

6th Annual Justin Turner Golf Classic at Sherwood Country Club scheduled for February 7

The sixth annual Justin Turner Golf Classic is scheduled for Monday, February 7 at Sherwood Country Club in Thousand Oaks, Calif. The event returns a year after being put on hiatus due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. With large gatherings not a safe environment last January, Justin and Kourtney Turner made the decision to postpone […]

French pet care company stops selling aquariums – they’re driving fish crazy

PARIS: A leading French aquarist has decided to stop selling round fish bowls because they drive fish crazy and kill them quickly. The French leader in the pet care market, AgroBiothers Laboratoire, will no longer sell aquariums with a capacity of less than 15 liters and only rectangular aquariums, because putting fish in small bowls […]

The five golf courses with the most water balls on the 2020-21 PGA Tour season

Every golf course is different, of course, but most have water hazards and some have more than others. For example, good luck finding a course in Florida with no water hazards. If you take a look at the five golf courses that gobbled up the most golf balls during the 2020-21 PGA Tour season, two […]

Golf: Mugo, Muraya, Njuguna are the winners of Limuru Ladies Invitation 2022: The standard Sports

Left to right: Lucy Njuguna of Limuru Country Club and Nancy Muraya and Nancy Mugo, both of Sigona Golf Club, receive their awards after winning the 2022 Limuru Ladies Invitational Golf Tournament at the par 72 Limuru Country Club on Friday [February 21, 2022.PHOTO: SAMSON WIRE]. A prolific team comprised of local golfer Lucy Njuguna […]

Morikawa could miss cup as winds wreak havoc in Abu Dhabi | Golf

PA ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Collin Morikawa was facing his second missed cut in 15 months as high Arabian Gulf winds wreaked havoc in the Abu Dhabi Championship second round on Friday. 2-ranked Morikawa shot 2 of 74, adding to his 73 in the first round, to leave the British Open champion […]

iCRYO partners with 24 Hour Fitness

HOUSTON, TEXAS, Jan. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Fast-growing recovery and wellness brand iCRYO has partnered with fitness industry leader 24 Hour Fitness to provide multiple health and wellness at 24-hour fitness clubs. This partnership is part of a larger 24-hour fitness strategy to continue to explore and deliver dynamic fitness and wellness experiences for […]

Why Jim Nantz is preparing to host a tournament from a mysterious location

Through: James Colgan January 20, 2022 Jim Nantz is gearing up for one of the craziest weeks of his 2022. Getty Images Welcome to another edition of the Hot Mic, GOLF‘s weekly media column dedicated to the people (and stories) behind the action you watch each week. Jim Nantz knows What he will do next […]

Patrick Cantlay: “Sometimes the pros can make the game too easy

LA QUINTA, Calif. — Patrick Cantlay has a message for anyone who lamented the record low score two weeks ago at the Sentry Tournament of Champions. “Most people I’ve talked to, when it comes to golf, don’t say the game is too easy,” Cantlay told The American Express on Wednesday. “Maui historically played easily because […]

Big gravel companies ‘taking over smaller ones’: BCSSGA

The British Columbia Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (BCSSGA) is concerned that small family gravel pits are being replaced by larger out-of-town mega-aggregate operations, resulting in longer travel times for trucks and causes more damage to the environment. due to higher carbon emissions. “Ninety percent of the pollution from gravel pits doesn’t really come from […]

Drunk man ran through fences at Taylorsville golf course, police say

A Utah man has been arrested after allegedly crossing fences at a golf course in Taylorsville while intoxicated. (Spenser Heaps, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 1-2 minutes TAYLORSVILLE — A Utah man was arrested over the weekend and charged with driving a car on a Taylorsville golf course while intoxicated. Andrew Begay, 18, was arrested […]

NBA’s Kyle Kuzma talks about his love for golf

PGATOUR.COM: In terms of friends, who have become some of your NBA golf friends? KYLE KUZMA: I play a lot of golf with Jason Kidd. I play a lot of golf with Alex Caruso, but it’s so many guys. So many guys play golf. I know Jayson Tatum, we talked a lot about golf, Donovan […]

Power moves up the world golf rankings | Sports

Seamus Power is on a roll, and the former East Tennessee State golfer is poised to play in every major event in professional golf himself. Power’s third-place finish at the PGA Tour’s Sony Open in Hawaii on Sunday lifted him to 49th in the world golf rankings. This is a significant milestone as the golfers […]

AMEX announces C$33.7 million bought deal

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES TORONTO, Jan. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Amex Exploration Inc. (“Amex” or the “Company”) (TSXV: AMX) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with PI Financial Corp. on behalf of a syndicate of underwriters (collectively, the […]

Winsted Business Owner Opens Virtual Golf Training Center

WINSTED – Shane Centrella loves to play golf. He and his wife, Shannon, own Rooted market on Main Street and focused their energy on improving the store’s offering and attracting more customers. But when he’s not working at Rooted, Centrella is probably thinking about golf, talking about golf, and finding time to play golf. Now […]

Slync.io Dubai Desert Classic is a new era

Big winners, Ryder Cup stars and former champions will headline a star-studded field at the Slync.io Dubai Desert Classic, as the iconic event is elevated to the Rolex Tournament Series of the DP World Tour for the first time in 2022. World number two and reigning Open champion Collin Morikawa and four-time Major winner Rory […]

Bizarre, ‘bleeding heavily’ incident forces pro to pull out of event

Through: Nick Piastowski January 15, 2022 Jediah Morgan leads the Australian PGA Championship by nine strokes entering the final round. Getty Images An Australian golfer, in a bizarre incident this week at the Australian PGA Championship, cut his hand trying to pick up a stake, suffered “quite profuse bleeding” and was forced to retire. Details […]

Frank Ruff and Mike Ligon column: Let’s make the Commonwealth the gold standard of trade-based commerce | Columnists

GETTY PICTURES By Frank Ruff and Mike Ligon By Frank Ruff and Mike Ligon For the past two years CNBC has released rankings (2019 and 2021), the Business News Network has named Virginia the best state in which to do business. Kudos in particular to our education system and our workforce, according to the network, […]

Nelly Korda and Jin Young Ko represent golf among the highest paid female athletes in the world in 2021

In a few months, women’s golf has come a long way. The LPGA Tour has attracted a lot of attention, with its fanbase growing every day. Some players have taken the game to another level, convincing more and more fans to follow them and their tour. ADVERTISING The article continues below this ad For anyone […]

Sun Devils set for Copper Cup II at Maricopa on Jan. 16-17

History links Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Website By Marco Salas, Sun Devil Communications Student Intern As everyone returns from the break, the Sun Devil men’s golf program prepares to take on state rival Arizona in the second annual Coppers Cup at Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Golf Course in Maricopa Sunday to Monday (January 16-17). The Sun Devils […]

Sughrue and Young’s consistency secures senior junior title 22

Sughrue and Young’s consistency secures senior junior title 22 Constancy handed Matt Sughrue and Justin Young the 2022 senior junior title at Dye Preserve Golf Club in Jupiter, Fla., shooting a total of 209 over three rounds as the only 47 starter team to shoot even par or better on the three rounds. The Virginia-based […]

Live Covid-19 Updates: News on Omicron, Testing and Vaccines

Maryama Diaw is preparing for a change as a contact tracer with the New York public hospital system at her home in New York in August 2020.Credit…John Minchillo/Associated Press New York officials say the state will no longer require local health departments to trace contacts of new coronavirus cases, a practice once considered vital to […]

Seasoned Writer and Golf Channel ‘Insider’ Tim Rosaforte Dies After Alzheimer’s Battle

Tim Rosaforte, the veteran journalist who became one of television’s first “insiders”, died Tuesday in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, after a brief battle with Alzheimer’s disease. He was 66 years old. Rosaforte retired at the end of 2019 after a decorated career that included stops at Sports Illustrated, Golf Digest and Golf Channel. He officially […]

Players owed thousands of dollars at Florida Big Money Classic mini-tour event

Three days. Two courses. A big winner. That was the tagline for the Big Money Golf Classic, a Florida-based mini-tour that debuted last January and held its second edition last month at Orange County National in Winter Garden, Florida. With a purse of $ 400,000 and a top prize of $ 100,000, the 186-participant Big […]

Testa Bill to Provide Small Employers with Tax Benefits for COVID Expense Advances

Testa Bill to Provide Small Employers with Tax Benefits for COVID Expense Advances Legislation sponsored by Senator Michael Testa that would help small businesses recoup some of the money invested to meet COVID requirements was approved by the Senate today. Testa’s Bill (S-4254) would allow companies with fewer than 50 employees a tax advantage to […]

LETTER: Grassy areas of UNM North Golf Course should be reopened for community access

For over 40 years, the University of New Mexico North Golf Course has had another life unrelated to golf. When the sun begins to set, dozens to over a hundred students, teachers and surrounding neighbors converge on the green space to walk their dogs off leash a few minutes before sunset. Unsurprisingly, this green space […]

2022 Tournament of Champions results: Jon Rahm equalizes Cameron Smith for final round lead

KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) – Jon Rahm tied the lowest score of his career, tied the course record in Kapalua and played his last 12 holes at 11 below par for a 61. He needed it just to catch up. Cameron Smith in the Sentry Tournament of Champions on Saturday. In a shockingly low start to […]

NASA’s New Webb Space Telescope Opens Its Golden ‘Eye’

Joe Palca: You know, this thing was either built for one purpose or originally designed for one purpose, which is to see the light of the most distant galaxies and stars. And the reason you need this telescope, and not something like the Hubble Space Telescope, is that these distant objects are moving away from […]

Daniel Berger suffered from FIASCO golf club ahead of Sentry Champions Tournament

Viktor Hovland wasn’t the only player in Hawaii this week suffering from golf club logistics issues. Daniel Berger did not share the same misfortune as the Norwegian, but it was not ideal. Berger was last seen on the PGA Tour at the Hero World Challenge hosted by Tiger Woods. He arrived at Kapalua Resort last […]

Novak Djokovic’s Australian Medical Exemption Request Reveals Positive Covid-19 Test in December | Tennis News

Djokovic is being held in solitary confinement in Melbourne pending the outcome of an appeal against the Australian Border Force (ABF) decision to revoke his entry visa and deport him; call for defending Australian Open champion is due to be heard on Monday Last updated: 08/22/22 9:25 a.m. Please use Chrome browser for a more […]

US Women’s Open Golf Tournament Scholarship Rises to $ 10 Million at Legendary Courses

Long regarded as the premier event in women’s golf, the US Women’s Open now has cash prizes and future venues to match. The United States Golf Association announced on Friday that the stock market will almost double this year to $ 10 million, by far the richest in women’s golf and prestigious awards in women’s […]

Prieto and Negrete win Orange Bowl International junior titles

Prieto and Negrete win Orange Bowl International junior titles Courtesy of Junior Orange Bowl International Nicholas Prieto and Maria Jose Marin Negrete took different paths to win the boys and girls divisions of the 58th Orange Bowl International Junior Golf Championships Thursday at Biltmore Golf Course in Coral Gables, Fla. Prieto, a Miami native who […]

Campbell River and Gold River see heavy snowfall causing road problems

Northern parts of Vancouver Island experienced heavy snowfall during the last winter storm. Campbell River resident Lewis Payne shoveled his driveway for the second time on Thursday. His wife started shoveling early in the morning, but as the snow began to pile up again, the 80-year-old decided to turn around. “It’s a little heavier than […]

Excitement as ICEA Lion Golf Series Resumes Tomorrow: Standard Sport

Machakos Mwongeli Nzioka Golf Club golfer tracks her shot during an event at Sea-Side Mombasa Golf Course in Mombasa County. [Maarufu Mohamed, Standard] The excitement is palpable as the action resumes with 150 golfers taking the start of the ICEA Lion King Of the Course 4th Round Golf Tournament at Par 72 Machakos Golf Course […]

An early peak at the Plantation Senior Invitational

An early peak at the Plantation Senior Invitational Allen Peake, Plantation 2022 Senior Invitational Champion Durability and persistence have been Allen Peake’s strengths over the years. The senior golf ironman has played in over 100 tournaments across the country since the start of 2018, earning him the distinction of being one of the busiest amateur […]

The Montag Group broadcasting agency acquired by Wasserman

John Madden needed an assistant. Madden didn’t fly. So, barely out of Syracuse University, Sandy Montag crossed America by train with Madden, making sure he had the equipment he needed to prepare for his next national show. It was three decades before the iPad. “I took his 60-pound Bell and Howell projector so we could […]

Inaugural DGC Open marks the return of the Asian Tour to India

Hosted on the newly renovated Lodhi Course and with a lucrative US $ 500,000 scholarship, this exciting new event will be one of the most significant tournaments of the start of the season in the 2022 Asian Tour program. “The DGC Open is a new tournament, on a newly renovated Gary Player Design course and […]

“Can’t wait for it to come out”: Golf World reacts to latest TaylorMade video

TaylorMade is one of the best equipment manufacturing countries. Of course, PGA Tour icons like Tiger Woods, Dustin Johnson, Collin Morikawa, and Rory McIlroy using TaylorMade have only bolstered the brand’s image, with many amateur golfers choosing to use it. With a new year already here, TaylorMade will be launching a new product on their […]

Why the ultra-luxurious Ardfin estate in Scotland is one of the coolest places in golf

Through: Jessica marksbury January 1, 2022 When Ardfin was bought by Australian hedge fund manager Greg Coffey in 2010, work began on the Jura House (right) and Farm Quads (left), which have been extensively and meticulously renovated to accommodate a small number of guests. Andreas von Einsiedel If you’ve ever wanted an experience where you […]

Richardson retires from Saratoga Spa State Park golf course – The Daily Gazette

SARATOGA SPRINGS – In an era when very few club pros are able to stay in one place for very long, veteran Bill Richardson has overseen tremendous growth and development for over a quarter of a century at the popular Saratoga Golf Course. Spa State Park in Saratoga Springs. Richardson, 72, a graduate of Burnt […]