Category Archives: Golf Sport

Jodi Ewart Shadoff battled back to win the first LPGA Tour title after a career-threatening injury was aggravated by a sneeze | Golf News

Jodi Ewart Shadoff suffered numerous injury setbacks on her way to victory, herniating the same disc several times in her back; she once herniated it by sneezing too hard; she won her first LGPA Tour title at the Mediheal Championship; “I sneezed so hard that my disc exploded” Last update: 11/23/22 1:15 p.m. Jodi Ewart […]

Sports legends show their support for charity at the Gary and Vivienne Player Invitational

Liverpool legend Kenny Dalglish, boxing great Brian Mitchell, Springbok rugby star Victor Matfield and footballers Mark Fish, Shaun Bartlett and Jimmy Tau will join a range of other former sports stars, celebrities, business leaders and professionals of the Sunshine Tour who came together to show their support for the first Gary and Vivienne Player Invitational […]

Dale McNamara, legendary women’s college golf coach who helped create the program in Tulsa, dies at 86

Dale McNamara, the legendary college golf coach who helped start the women’s program in Tulsa where she coached Nancy Lopez died sunday after his second battle with cancer. She was 86 years old. McNamara was the head coach of Tulsa’s women’s golf program for 26 years (1974-2000), bringing the Golden Hurricane to national prominence. She […]

2022 CJ Cup standings in South Carolina: Live updates, full coverage, Sunday round four golf scores

The biggest names in golf have performed at the biggest event of the young 2022-23 PGA Tour season across three rounds. World number 2 Rory McIlroy finds himself alone at the top of the standings at 13 ahead of the final round of the 2022 CJ Cup as the Northern Irishman is set to successfully […]

Reeves Golf Course Opens First Toptracer Range in Cincinnati

(CINCINNATI, Ohio) – Cincinnati Recreation Commission (CRC) – operator of six beloved local and public golf courses – announces that it has opened its first state-of-the-art Toptracer range at its outstanding Reeves Golf Course. Toptracer Range, the ball tracing technology used in televised golf tournaments to track shots, is also transforming the everyday driving range […]

Baylor’s Partrick named TSSAA Women’s Golf Coach of the Year

Baylor School golf coach Gary Partrick has been selected by the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association as the 2021-22 Women’s Golf Coach of the Year. “It really is a well-deserved honor for Gary,” said Baylor sporting director Mark Price. “He continually exhibits the ideals and qualities that best characterize the Baylor School while leading our […]

Ladies European Tour: Free Live Stream with Charley Hull and Nelly Korda headlining Aramco Team Series | Golf News

Nelly Korda, Lexi Thompson, Brooke Henderson and Leona Maguire are all in New York, where Charley Hull is aiming for more success after winning the LPGA Tour earlier this month – watch all three rounds live on Sky Sports Golf and – for free – on the Sky Sports Golf YouTube channel Last update: 10/15/22 […]

LIV Golf Players Should Get Ranking Points, Says Matsuyama

By STEPHEN WADE, AP Sports Reporter INZAI CITY, Japan (AP) — Players who left to compete in the Saudi-funded LIV Golf series should be eligible to earn ranking points, former Masters champion Hideki Matsuyama said Tuesday. Speaking at the Zozo Championship, which opens on Thursday, Matsuyama called the ranking points issue “difficult” and did not […]

‘I had a few texts when I got back’: Michael Phelps detailed the thrilling part of being on the golf course in a 2019 interview

Most decorated Olympian, Michael Phelps, shared his experience at Augusta National. Phelps, who loves golf outside of swimming, was very fond of a championship rule. The 2019 Augusta National took place from April 11-14. This was the 83rd edition of the masters tournament. Tiger Woods swept the championship with a great comeback and won his […]

Heartbreak fuels golf team’s determination to qualify for Nationals

FORT SMITH — Devastation. Heartbreak. Incredulity. Such were the emotions felt by the University of Arkansas Fort Smith women’s golf team when their final season ended just four strokes short of qualifying for the Division II National Championship of the NCAA. The mindset of the program after its dreams were dashed was to work through […]

Local roundup: Triton golf again beats Newburyport to stay unbeaten | Sports

The Triton golf team, particularly the seniors, is on a mission this fall. Freshman in 2019 guys love Ricky Gardella, Connor Houlihan, Braeden McDonald and Houlihan Griffin helped the Vikings finish an undefeated season in the CAL. Now, in 2022, the same group is still tearing up the college scene and looking to start and […]

Local Students Earn Provincial Golf Medals –

Some high school students from the Southwest are winning medals from the SHSAA Provincial Golf Championships at Jackfish Lodge. Chloe Wills of Kyle Composite School won the girls’ silver medal with a two-round score of 162, who was second to gold medalist Ella Kozak of Yorkton Sacred Heart (136). Swift Current Comprehensive High School’s Niya […]

Area sports briefings: East golfers win again – Salisbury Post

Area sports briefs: East golfers win again Posted at 1:23 a.m. on Friday, September 23, 2022 According to staff reports East Rowan’s women’s golf team won Wednesday’s Piedmont South Conference game at Red Bridge. Is rotated 144. Hannah Waddell shot 44 to lead the Mustangs. Addison Queen shot 48. KP Pfister’s 52 included an eagle. […]

Nedrose, Bottineau and Rugby grab women’s golf tournament spots | News, Sports, Jobs

Just over a week after the start of the 2022 NDHSAA Class B Girls’ Golf State Tournament, Region 4 teams and individual players had the opportunity to punch their tickets to the tournament during of Friday’s regional state qualifying meet at the Garrison Golf Course. Per NDHSAA guidelines, the top 3 teams in […]

GIRLS’ GOLF ROUNDUP: Giovenco leads Floyd to victory | Sports

CORYDON – Led by medalist Paige Giovenco, Floyd Central defeated Corydon Central, Borden and Providence in a quadruple match Wednesday afternoon. Giovenco shot a 32 of 4-under at Old Capital Golf Club, site of this Saturday’s section, to lead the Highlanders to a 148. The host Panthers were second with a 173 while the Braves […]

Ian Poulter argues with Sky Sports reporter over LIV Golf

Ian Poulter had a heated debate with Sky Sports’ Jamie Weir on Twitter about the LIV Golf Invitational series. It all started when Poults posted a link to an article offering a different take on the whole thing. This article, written by Alistair Tait, was entitled “European disunity”. Tait argued it was disrespectful players like […]

Father and son will play 100 holes of golf so others can access the sport

Two years ago, in the grip of the coronavirus pandemic, Ethan Bartlett and his father, Keith, repaired a 1993 pop-up motorhome and took a six-week road trip to the West Coast, where they seen their family, visited several national parks and played a round of golf at Poppy Hills, the newest course in the mecca […]

‘Very involved in mental health’: Former world number one credits Michael Phelps for being a crucial part of the sport of golf

Olympic gold medalist swimmer Michael Phelps is arguably one of the greatest athletes of all time. With 28 Olympic medals to his credit, he is the most decorated Olympian of all time. Lately, after his retirement, his interest has shifted to golf. Americans his return to the Rio Olympics after reaching the lowest phase of […]

Whiffs and Aces: Mixed Representation of Golf by Birdie Wings

©Pictures of Bandai Namco/BIRDIE WING Golf Club The surprise spring 2022 anime Birdie Wing -Golf Girls Story- is…not about golf. Realized by Takayuki Inagaki and produced by Pictures of Bandai Namco, anime is more about making the best of bad situations, finding ways to enjoy the things you’re passionate about while continuing to engage with […]

Dodger Boys Golf Team Shows Home Improvement Joselyn Invitational | News, Sports, Jobs

Photo Messenger by Britt Kudla: Carson Werning hits a chip shot for Fort Dodge on Tuesday at the Fort Dodge Country Club during the Joselyn Invitational. For more photos, please visit The Fort Dodge men’s golf team may not feel like they’re making enough progress. First-year head coach Nick Vinson […]

SCC Girls of Golf claim victory in season opener | Sports

The unknown was certainly there for the Sainte-Croix Central women’s golf course for its first meeting of the 2022 season. The question being, how would they fare after losing their entire roster that finished second in the state the year before? For the first encounter, the response was very good. The Panthers won the Somerset […]

Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy ‘spearhead new PGA Tour stadium event series’

Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy have teamed up to run a new PGA Tour ‘stadium’ competition, according to reports. Woods and McIlroy have been two of the PGA Tour’s biggest supporters amid golf’s battle between the traditional Tour and the new Saudi-backed LIV golf series and the pair have taken it upon themselves to help […]

NFL Pre-Season, Golf Playoffs, Little League World Series Pack Weekend Sports

1/5 Quarterback Kenny Pickett and the Pittsburgh Steelers will face the Jacksonville Jaguars in a preseason game at 7 p.m. EDT Saturday in Jacksonville, Fla. Photo by Archie Carpenter/UPI | License picture August 19 (UPI) — A batch of NFL preseason games, golf‘s FedExCup playoffs, and the Little League World Series baseball tournament are among […]

Marshall announces reorganization of the management team

History links HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – Marshall University Athletic Director christian spears announced on Wednesday a reorganization of its management team, including the creation of an executive committee and promotions among senior managers. “We’ve spent the past five months discovering the people and policies that make us special,” Spears said. “We know […]

Nightcaps Golf Club puts its name in the record books

Kavinda Herath/Stuff Nightcaps Golf Club captain Stu Dobbie proudly holds the Laing Shield. The remarkable Nightcaps dynasty of golfers has entered uncharted territory. Nightcaps Golf Club beat Winton in 2016 to claim the Laing Shield, a symbol of Southland men’s golf supremacy. Six years later and on Saturday against Queens Park he defended the Shield […]

LIV golfers want an injunction to play in the FedEx Cup playoffs. It’s absurd.

Comment this story Comment Emergency! Emergency! Talor Gooch is asking for an immediate injunction to avoid ‘irreparable damage’ to the mundane golf career he himself harmed. He insists on his right to win $75 million in PGA Tour playoff cash and compete on courses set up to play out against the backdrop of bluebirds singing, […]

Wyndham Championship 2022 standings: Live updates, full coverage, Sunday round four golf scores

A rainy Saturday in Greensboro, North Carolina saw just four groups finish their third round at the 2022 Wyndham Championship. With play set to resume at 7:30 a.m. ET on Sunday, it will be a sprint to the finish as Brendon Wu and Sungjae Im dominate at 12 under with seven holes still to play […]

British Women’s Golf Open | National sports

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LIV Golf ‘isn’t trying to destroy the PGA Tour,’ says Greg Norman

Norman calls the PGA Tour a ‘monopoly’ that ‘wants to shut us down’ Two-time Major winner puzzled by sponsors cutting ties with rebel players The PGA Tour announced a record $428.6 million purse this week in its latest bid to retain golfers Greg Norman, the general manager of the Saudi-backed LIV Golf Tour, has called […]

LIV Golf’s Bedminster Tournament Has Loud Music, Few People, and Lots of Talk

Comment this story Comment BEDMINSTER, NJ — Players who ran away at the LIV Golf Invitational Series have always said their decision to join the deep-pocketed, Saudi-backed company wasn’t about the money. “There are many facets to making this decision,” Jason Kokrak said. “There’s a lot more to my decision to sit here than just […]

Wiley Top 10: No. 3 – Wiley Brings Back Soccer, Men’s Golf, Adds Women’s Golf | Sports

Editor’s Note: One of an occasional series highlighting highlights from area high schools and colleges. On Monday morning, April 4, Wiley College held a press conference to introduce Rafael Gonzalez, who will serve as the head coach of the men’s and women’s soccer programs returning to the school for the first time since 2018, as […]

LIV Golf event at Trump National promises attention and controversy

Comment this story Comment Former President Donald Trump joins sport’s biggest controversy this week when his New Jersey golf club hosts the latest event in the Saudi-funded LIV Golf Series, further cementing his relationship with Saudi Arabia. while angering families of 9/11 victims who decried the startup as “sportswashing.” While the renegade golf circuit has […]

Hurly and Song named Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-American Scholars

History links BETHLEHEM, Pennsylvania – Rising Lehigh seniors David Hurley and Daniel Song were named Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-American Scholars for the 2021-22 season by the Golf Coaches Association of America. To be eligible for the Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholar team at the Division I level, an individual must be a […]

Golf: Lydia Ko and Steve Alker make flawless debuts in major championships

Lydia Ko was full of smiles after her opening round at the Evian Championship. Photo/Getty Lydia Ko made a flawless debut in the penultimate major of the 2022 LPGA Tour schedule. Ko, who won the Evian championship in 2015, fired a five-under bogey-free lap on Friday to tie for fifth in the standings, three strokes […]

Irish road bowling – a sport combining bowling and golf – will make its debut in New Milford

NEW MILFORD – A unique sporting event, loosely combining golf and bowling with two to four players on a team, will make its local debut on July 30 when Irish road bowling comes to town. Called Irish Road Bowling because it originated and is still played in Ireland, the game is played on a 1 […]

British Open 2022 standings: Live coverage, today’s golf scores, Rory McIlroy score in Round 3 at St. Andrews

Moving day is officially upon us at the 150th Open Championship, setting the stage for a game of golf to remember as the Old Course in St. Andrews will help determine who is really in contention for Sunday’s final round. At the 36-hole mark, Cameron Smith edged 18-hole leader Cameron Young with his score of […]

LIV Golf players in St Andrews tension, Phil Mickelson, Lee Westwood

Any chance for harmony in golf’s civil war appeared to be shot Thursday amid a tension-filled day for LIV Golf members competing in The Open Championship. The rebel golfers stood out like sore thumbs on the old fairways of St Andrews, where they were subjected to mockery from the crowd before testy exchanges with reporters […]

As golf heads to its ‘home’ for the 150th Open, it’s being played against the backdrop of its greatest threat

By Ben Morse, CNN Golf has come a long way since Willie Park Senior and Old Tom Morris, in a field of just eight, competed in the first Open in 1860 at Prestwick. The days of men playing in suits and using wooden clubs in a sport that has since grown into a multi-billion dollar […]

Scottish Open 2022 standings: live updates, full coverage, golf scores in round three on Saturday

The 2022 Genesis Scottish Open is halfway through, and Cameron Tringale retains the solo lead with 7 holes under 36 played at the Renaissance Club. Tringale came down to earth a bit on Friday, posting a 2-for-72 after going a career-best 9-under 61 in the first round on Thursday. But Tringale’s three-shot advantage remains intact […]

Column: Biggest disruption to Saudi tour is words, not golf

American golfer Dustin Johnson after playing his second shot on the 4th hole during the JP McManus Pro-Am at Adare Manor in Limerick, Ireland, Monday, July 4, 2022. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison) Peter Morrison PA The theme of the Saudi-funded LIV Golf series is “Golf, but stronger”. Money talks, loud enough for Dustin Johnson to get […]

Hamilton’s Eli Timmerman is the Holland Sentinel Boys Golfer of the Year

HAMILTON — Ever since Eli Timmerman started playing golf in high school, he’s asserted his dominance in the area. The Hamilton junior earned all-first-team conference honors in the OK Blue, advanced to individual national finals and was named Holland Sentinel’s Boys Golfer of the Year for the second straight season. He won five individual medals […]

LIV Golf, PGA Tour feud not helping golf game

The ongoing catfight between the PGA Tour and LIV Golf has reached the point where both sides better call a truce. Just stop throwing grenades in each other’s direction, which only makes them look like college kids in a cafeteria food fight. Obvious narratives – players like Phil Mickelson, Brooks Koepka, Dustin Johnson, Bryson Dechambeau […]

Steve Palmer’s Irish Open first round predictions, best bets and free golf tips | Sports News

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LIV Golf says it can make a profit by responding to critics who question its business model

After holding its first event in London, LIV is now ready to test the US market this week with its tournament in Portland.Images: getty As LIV Golf prepares for its first event on American soil later this week, the fledgling Saudi-funded Tour promises it will eventually be a profitable business and sees last week’s counter […]

2022 Travelers Championship standings: Xander Schauffele takes the lead after Rory McIlroy struggles in second moto

There is a split at the top of the Travelers Championship 2022 leaderboard and while it seemed for a moment that two of the biggest names in golf would be responsible for it, in the end it is Xander Schauffele who is alone in the lead. Sitting at 14 under and in possession of a […]

Men’s Golf Foursome Win Golfweek All-America Honors

AUSTIN, Texas— A quartet of male golfers from the University of Texas have earned spots on the 2022 Golfweek All-America teams, the publication reported earlier this week. Senior Pierceson Coody received recognition from the first team, junior Travis Vick earned Second Team, Senior honors Cole Hammer was ranked third team and senior Parker Coody was […]

New photo shows Tiger Woods’ injured right leg without a sleeve

If you weren’t impressed with Tiger Woods’ return to golf, visual evidence of damage to his right leg in his February 2021 single-vehicle crash might change that. Despite showing signs of fatigue and pain, Woods has impressed in his return to major championship golf, making the cut in his two Masters and PGA Championship appearances. […]

US Open 2022 Rankings: Live Coverage, Today’s Golf Scores, Country Club Round 1 Updates

The 122nd US Open gets underway on Thursday with the pre-tournament favorite among club house executives following the morning session. Rory McIlroy, who went 10-1 to win the national championship per Caesars Sportsbook, shot a 3-under 67 to dominate the morning wave, bogey-free for 17 holes until the last as he fell back into a […]

Centraide’s golf event once again a huge success | News, Sports, Jobs

On behalf of Marshalltown Area United Way, I would like to extend my heartfelt thanks to everyone who made the annual golf event a huge success! For the sixth consecutive year, Gary Schaudt of SagePoint Financial graciously sponsored this event. Thanks to Woodruff Construction for being the 2022 cart sponsor. Without their support, […]

PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan speaks to LIV Golf: ‘How is this good for the game we love?’

Getty Images PGA Tour commissioner Jay Monahan had been curiously quiet about his league’s newest rival, LIV Golf, until Sunday afternoon when he joined Jim Nantz on the CBS Sports broadcast of the last round of the Canadian Open. A letter Monahan wrote to the players earlier in the week announced the suspensions of the […]

Greg Norman reveals Tiger Woods turned down massive Saudi offer, contract, Phil Mickelson

Greg Norman claims Tiger Woods has been offered a ‘nine-figure’ offer to leave the PGA Tour and play on his Saudi-backed LIV golf invitational series. In an extensive interview with The Washington Post, Norman didn’t hesitate to say that opponents of LIV Golf have been ‘brainwashed’ and that golfing legend Jack Nicklaus is a ‘hypocrite’ […]

Memorial Tournament 2022 picks, predictions, ground, favorites, odds: Golf expert says Cameron Smith is fading

The 2022 Memorial Tournament is expected to be a return to major terms this week, as many of the PGA Tour’s top golfers will play at Muirfield Village Golf Club. The event begins Thursday in Dublin, Ohio, and seven of the world’s top 10 golfers will take to a course that has been steadily changing […]

Painful footage shows golfers averaging a quadruple bogey as fans slam ‘ridiculous’ hole

The pin position on 18 was so tough at the River Valley Golf Course in Iowa that the day’s average score was a quadruple bogey Video loading Video unavailable The video will start automatically soon8to cancel play now Justin Thomas on the ‘special’ US PGA win Footage has emerged online of golfers struggling on a […]

Memorial Health Foundation Hosts Annual Golf Outing | News, Sports, Jobs

Memorial Health System President and CEO Scott Cantley addressed golfers before kicking off the 23rd annual Selby General Hospital Golf Outing on May 16 at Marietta Country Club. The tournament raised $55,616. (Photo provided) MARIETTA — The Memorial Health Foundation’s 23rd annual Selby General Hospital golf outing to Marietta Country Club […]

Comprehensive Report on the Golf and Sports Mats Market 2022

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Two golfers achieve success in state tournaments | Sports

Two talented young high school golfers on teams in areas covered by the Sun Gazette made a significant impact this spring in private school state tournaments. * Oakcrest School sophomore golfer Amelia Cho won the recent 9-hole Championship Division of the Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association Girls’ State Invitational Golf Tournament. The tournament was played […]

Tiger Woods scoring: PGA Championship career-worst 79 marks fifth-highest scoring round ever

Getty Images It started with a clutch save, but it was about as good as Tiger Wood’s third round would get at the 2022 PGA Championship. Eventually signing for a 9 of 79, the 15-time major champion slumped at the midway through his inning and couldn’t gain momentum around Southern Hills on Saturday. After posting […]

Oak Hill Academy has become a golf powerhouse

Wells Williams, right, hugs Carter Loflin after winning their match on the 16th hole during the 2022 US Amateur Four-Ball Quarter-Finals at the Country Club, Birmingham. (James Gilbert/USGA) The most dominant Mississippi high school sports team in history? South Panola has already won 89 consecutive football games and five consecutive state championships at the state’s […]

Turner’s golf tournament counts his sons among participants | Sports

PRATTVILLE — The 25th Annual Kevin Turner Golf Tournament included a new guest host and Turner’s sons, once again reaching record numbers as 77 teams and 308 golfers took part in the event Monday at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail in Capitol Hill. “Every year, I’m like, ‘Can this get any bigger?’ And every […]

Ragga Kristinsdottir begins playing at the NCAA Championships on Monday

Ragga Kristinsdottir begins playing at the NCAA Championships on Monday Kristinsdottir joins Elsa Moberly (2018) as the only female golfers in program history to earn an individual NCAA Championship bid. Live Score RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University Ragnhildur Kristinsdottir will begin playing at the 2022 NCAA Women’s Golf Championships on Monday. Kristinsdottir was one […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]