Monthly Archives: April 2022

LHS golfer Macee Stone wins sudden death playoff in regional tournament to earn state berth – Reuters

LaGrange High School golfer Macee Stone will travel to the state as an individual player after winning the local tournament earlier this week. It was a monumental achievement for Stone as only one golfer per region qualifies for individual competition at the state. “I didn’t play very well so I was very surprised that it […]

Eco-friendly children’s store Happy Mango moves into the Works

Phnewfula FrederiksenPhotograph by Ben Rollins Phnewfula Frederiksen struggled so hard to find an eco-friendly baby store where she could shop for her two children, now aged seven and 13, that she started her own in 2009. Originally online only, Happy Mango opened its first physical store in Kirkwood in 2016 – offering clothing and gear […]

KELLEY: Legion, Wildcat Creek have new golf pros | Sports

American Legion and Wildcat Creek golf courses both have new golf professionals. Jeff Seagrave is the Legion’s professional golfer. He will normally work weekends and other special events. The name Seagrave is well known in Kokomo golf circles as his grandfather was Ned Seagrave and his father, Rick Seagrave, won the Howard County Golf Tournament […]

The Professor and the Student: Bill Barrett, the man behind golf phenom Anna Davis

Just weeks after her shock victory at the Augusta National Women’s Amateur on the same legendary course that hosts the Masters, Anna Davis will make her LPGA tournament debut with six of the top eight players in the world at the Palos Verdes Championship. She turned 16 in March. She is a sophomore at Steele […]

Cal Poly will make a return trip to Stanford Golf Course for Regionals

NCAA RELEASE (PDF) SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — The Cal Poly women’s golf team returns to Stanford Golf Course for the second year in a row. Coach Sofie AgaardThe Mustangs, back-to-back Big West Conference champions, will compete in the NCAA Stanford Regional May 9-11. A total of 72 teams and 36 individual participants have been […]

Tawas Golf Places Fifth at Pinconning Invitational | Sports

PINCONNING – The Tawas Area Golf Team played the Pinconning Invitational at Maple Leaf Golf Course on Friday. The Braves continued to show marked improvement from last spring, taking fifth place out of 10 teams with a team score of 366. “That’s 40 strokes better than any 18-hole tournament last year,” said head coach Paul […]

Stephen Curry’s UNDERRATED Golf Tour includes a Chicago stop at Cog Hill

Three-time NBA champion and two-time MVP Stephen Curry is launching tournament golf through his lifestyle brand UNDERRATED, and the five-part tour includes a stop in Chicago. The brand was launched in 2019 with the aim of celebrating underappreciated and underrepresented people around the world. Last week, Curry announced that UNDERRATED would expand to golf. “Everyone […]

Mount Pleasant golfers take second place in SEC Boys’ Golf Tournament

Washington High School scored a 173 at Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course for the win Monday in the final Southeastern Conference boys’ golf meet of the season, also taking the season championship. Mount Pleasant finished second Monday with 176 and was followed by Fairfield (178), Fort Madison (181) and Keokuk (190). Washington won the season championship […]

Fifteen players from the World’s Top 100 entered the first LIV golf tournament

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 […]

Northeast State Students Shine in SkillsUSA State Competition | News

BLOUNTVILLE — An engineering and architecture instructor from northeast Tennessee once again saw his students achieve great success at the State SkillsUSA competition, held April 10-13 in Chattanooga. But there is a significant difference from past years of state-level success. This year, instructor Daniel Arnett encouraged and motivated Northeast State Community College students to push […]

Golf tourism picks up again in Vietnam

First held 52 years ago, Earth Day is now a global event celebrated annually on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental protection. Born in the wake of by Rachel Carson 1962 book, “Silent Spring”, which documented the adverse environmental effects of indiscriminate pesticide use, Old Wisconsin Governor Gaylord Nelsonplanted the seeds (pun intended) for […]

Red Lake gold miner seeks to climb out of financial hole

Pure Gold Mining’s path to “Operational Excellence” begins with a shovel full of pink slips. Buried in an April 22 press release from the financially troubled Red Lake miner, 20% of its workforce – 65 employees – were laid off in February to reduce the workforce from 340 to 275. It is one of several […]

Corey Pavin doesn’t believe LIV is a threat to the PGA TOUR

The involvement of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the new LIV Golf Invitational series is believed to be one of the reasons why PGA TOUR stars such as Tiger Woods have expressed no interest in playing these tournaments. . Andrew Cabellero-Reynolds (Salman); Robert F. Bukaty (Wood) Associated press When Phil pulled out his […]

EXPLAINER: How Cryptocurrencies Work (and How They Don’t) – WSB-TV Channel 2

NEW YORK — (AP) — The first and most popular cryptocurrency, bitcoin, was launched more than a decade ago. Yet, despite all the incessant buzz, relatively few are familiar with cryptocurrencies or blockchain, the technology on which they are built. Despite evangelism and the rising profile of some investors, a 2021 poll by the Pew […]

Maroon and Gold to end the season at the Big Ten Championship on Friday

Women’s Golf | 20/04/2022 15:28:00 History links Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania – For their final event of the season, the University of Minnesota Women’s Golf Team will take on their conference rivals in the Big Ten Championship. The three-day event will take place Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Fox Chapel Golf Club […]

Ash Barty will play in a golf tournament in the United States alongside Phelps and Harry Kane after his retirement from tennis

Ash Barty signed to play at an international golf exhibition just weeks after retiring from tennis while being ranked No. 1 in the world. The 25-year-old Australian was included in Ernie Els’ Rest of the World team for the Icons Series event at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City, New Jersey, the June 30 […]

Local Ithaca Youth Group Releases Album Dedicated To Late Former Member

ITHACA, NY— The tide is the debut album by Ithaca-based indie rock band Second Spring. Released on March 20, 2022, the album is dedicated to a former band member who suffered an untimely tragedy that left an indelible mark on the band’s music. Aleksander Travis died on August 19, 2020 following a hiking accident. He […]

Tarleton brings loose, ‘fun’ mentality to WAC Women’s Golf Championship in Kerrville

History links KERRVILLE, Texas — It’s the biggest tournament of the year, but you wouldn’t know it from talking to the Tarleton Women’s Golf Team. The WAC Women’s Golf Championship begins Monday, the final tournament of the season that serves as the ultimate competition for any Western Athletic Conference team […]

Valley News – Disc golf course is coming to Claremont’s Moody Park

Valley News Correspondent Published: 04/15/2022 21:30:26 Modified: 04/15/2022 21:29:17 CLAREMONT — The increasingly popular game of disc golf is coming to Claremont this summer with an 18-hole course at Moody Park. City Council on Wednesday accepted a donation of nearly $26,000 from Mike Lemieux, owner of Pine Hill Construction, to purchase baskets, starter boxes, concrete […]

Creation of Sierra Leone’s first formal gold mining association for responsible trading

Posted 21 hours ago Proposed by Pact Gold panning in Bolaneh. Credit: Jorden de Haan/Pact. Sierra Leone’s burgeoning artisanal and small-scale gold mining (ASGM) sector provides critical livelihoods to women and young men in a place where viable income-generating options are scarce. But the country’s ASGM sector is also largely informal and associated with a […]

Community cleanup and clinic planned for Beaches Disc Golf Course at Ashbridges Bay Park – Beach Metro Community News

Marlon Canales plays disc golf with his children Christian and Carina. Photo: submitted. By JESSE GAULT Disc golf enthusiast Marlon Canales, with the help of the City of Toronto, is hosting a disc golf clinic and community clean-up event on Sunday, April 24 at the Beaches Disc Golf Course in Ashbridges Bay Park. “It’s a […]

Inside Auburn Gym Suni Lee practices ahead of NCAA Championships

FORT WORTH, Texas — Among the many endearing moments of Wednesday’s practice for the NCAA Gymnastics Championships was an amused call of encouragement. “Good, Auburn,” the Tigers heard as they walked from the beam to the ground. “Yes, Auburn.” You would think she was a team mom. But as the gymnasts’ heads spun, they saw […]

Millions of taxpayer dollars fueling expansion efforts, new golf course at LeFleur’s Bluff

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) – While organizers and tourism officials believe a major expansion of LeFleur’s Bluff – fueled by $13.2 million from lawmakers – will only expand their outreach and education efforts for children of Mississippi, elected state and federal leaders want the public to know they are fans of the sport, too. State Sen. […]

Suncoast Mental Health Center Hosts Golf Tournament Fundraiser

Save this date! May 7and 2022 at Indian Hills Golf Course in Fort Pierce, Florida, Suncoast Mental Health Center will host a golf tournament to raise awareness and funds for the mental health community. Suncoast is dedicated to community and family-centered care to help ensure positive mental health for every child, adult and family. They […]

How a property-project Aussie became a hardware-making billionaire for Spielberg’s next generation

Blackmagic Design’s Grant Petty has transformed Hollywood’s tech elite into one of the most innovative makers of inexpensive filming equipment. Thanks to the pandemic, disregard for outsourcing and an army of YouTubers, his business is booming. All of 2020 and half of 2021I was working until 2 a.m. every day because I was writing the […]

Illini Win Boilermaker invites behind Dumont de Chassart’s medal-winning performance

History links WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana – Senior Adrien Dumont de Chassart held off a tough charge by host Purdue’s Cole Bradley to secure medalist honors with one shot while leading the No. 21-ranked Fighting Illini to the team title on Sunday at the Boilermaker Invitational at Ackerman-Allen Golf Course […]

Golf-Woods can wrestle again, says US Open champion Rahm

Tiger Woods could struggle again if his rehabilitation continues on track, US Open champion Jon Rahm said after the pair played the final round of the Masters together on Sunday. Although Woods finished among the rest after shooting back-to-back innings of 78 at Augusta National over the weekend, Rahm has seen enough to think the […]

Tom Watson reflects on his last moment of mastery and the career that led to it | Golf News and Tour Information

AUGUSTA, Ga.—The short music video will live forever. Tom Watson’s first time will say how many honorary opening drives to kick off the Masters. If you were there you waited in the morning mist until the guards gave the signal that it was okay to rush to gather around the first tee. If you were […]

Sports News Roundup: Golf – McIlroy clears leaky ship through safely, cutting Masters; Golf-Scheffler takes control of the Masters while Woods stays on the hunt and more

Here is a summary of current sports news briefs. Golf – McIlroy allows leaky ship to pass safely, cutting Masters A year after missing the cut at the Masters, Rory McIlroy knew he risked another early exit after he double-bogeyed on the 11th hole at Augusta National on Friday. His state of mind […]

UF researchers are helping to develop highly precise,

image: The motherboard of a rapid COVID-19 test device that UF Health researchers helped develop can be seen here. The device can return a coronavirus test result with as much accuracy and sensitivity as the gold standard of testing, a PCR test, in 30 seconds. to see After Credit: Photo courtesy of Houndstoothe Analytics. GAINESVILLE, […]

Masters 2022 standings: Live coverage, Tiger Woods score, golf scores today in round one at Augusta National

AUGUSTA, Georgia — After a long and often bumpy first half of the week, the 86th Masters kicks off today with as much anticipation as one can remember of a major championship. A lot of that obviously revolves around the fact that Tiger Woods kicked it off for the first time since his horrific car […]

The Rotary Club of Paso Robles hosts an annual golf tournament on May 7

Annual fundraiser benefits area children – On Saturday, May 7, the Rotary Club of Paso Robles will launch its annual “Tee it up for our kids” golf tournament, benefiting area children. This year’s event will take place at Hunter Ranch with a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m., in a four-way scramble format. The title sponsor […]

Residents question plans to turn Steele Creek Golf Course into campground | Govt. and politics

BRISTOL, Tennessee — The Bristol Tennessee City Council heard from a resident representing Steele Creek Colony neighbors regarding the city’s premature plan to replace the Steele Creek Golf Course with a campground. “I am grateful to hear the council is moving away from repurposing the golf course to a campground for RVs and tents,” Jim […]

EKU wins Colonel Classic, Kristinsdottir wins individual title

EKU wins Colonel Classic, Kristinsdottir wins individual title Eastern Kentucky has won six of the last eight Colonel Classics. Final results RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky was the only team to shoot under par in Tuesday’s Colonel Classic and retired for a 22-shot victory at the University Club of Arlington. EKU started the day with […]

Visby Medical’s STI diagnostic test now available at Urgent Care for Children

Visby Medical has partnered with Urgent Care for Children (UC4C) to offer its Sexual Health Click Test for the detection of Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) in female patients aged 14 and older at 11 sites. The palm-sized device uses PCR to target 3 of the most common STIs – chlamydia, gonorrhea and trichomoniasis – and […]

Masters 2022: Aaron Jarvis looks to lift the island that first lifted him

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands – “Nice putt, Aaron! This may read as a compliment, but it is not. Big brother commentary on the course rarely is. For the second time on the front nine, 19-year-old Aaron Jarvis left a feasible one-footed putt on the slick, not-so-fast greens of the golf course that helped elevate them: […]

Sports Illustrated’s Bob Harig on Tiger Woods vs. Phil Mickelson rivalry – CBS Dallas/Fort Worth

Coppell native Solomon Thomas uses his fame to save livesSolomon and his parents started “The Defensive Line” Foundation to raise awareness of youth suicide. Solomon lost his sister, Ella, to suicide. The Thomas family hopes their tragic loss will help win the fight against youth suicide. 1 hour ago Sports Illustrated’s Bob Harig on the […]

For a few days at Augusta National, the spotlight shines on women

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Anna Davis had just turned 12 when a surprise Augusta National Golf Club announced it would create a new National Women’s Amateur Championship. On Saturday, now 16, Davis won the tournament. Annika Sorenstam, who has won 10 major LPGA championships, attended the club’s 2018 press conference when Augusta National officials said they […]

Emirates NBD Race to Malaysia will be held in the United Arab Emirates for the first time

“We are delighted to be working with Emirates NBD and Thriwe to bring this established global event to the United Arab Emirates. This is an incredible and unique opportunity to provide UAE amateur golfers with a superb ‘Olympic’ style experience to represent the UAE at the World Finals in November. With flag-raising events, sightseeing experiences […]

ChildCare Education Institute offers a free online course

ATLANTA, GA, April 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ChildCare Education Institute® (CCEI), an online child care training provider dedicated exclusively to the early childhood and early childhood workforce. education, offers CCEI110B: Outdoor safety in the early childhood environment as a free trial class for new CCEI users from April 1-30, 2022. According to the American […]

Kupcho and Lee share the lead of the last major at Mission Hills | professional golf

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) — Jennifer Kupcho shared the Chevron Championship lead on Thursday in her second — and final — start at Mission Hills, the tree-lined layout she quickly fell in love with. “Honestly, I think it’s just being comfortable on this golf course,” Kupcho said. “I come here and I just feel comfortable. […]