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Scott Verplank is no longer a hot young golf star, but competition still drives golf's newest senior

By Bill Fields EDMOND, Okla. -- Upon realizing Scott Verplank would be in the field at this week's U.S. Senior Open -- he turned 50 on Wednesday, the day before the event started at...
Friday, 7/11/2014 at 7:57AM
Instruction

The Do's and Don'ts of getting put on the clock.

By Keely LevinsIt was Monday after Fourth of July weekend, and I was on my way to Montammy Golf Club in Apline, N.J., for a U.S. Women's Amateur qualifier. Fortunately, a series of impressively mature...
Wednesday, 7/9/2014 at 12:58PM
News & Tours

Missing Links: Tiger 'can forget winning the Open,' and the factory worker who qualified to play in the British Open

By John Strege Stories of interest you might might have missed… “Tiger Woods was not playing well BEFORE back surgery... so he can forget winning The Open after op, insists Curtis Strange,” the headline reads....
Saturday, 7/5/2014 at 9:24AM
News & Tours

9 players we'd love to see qualify for the U.S. Open

By John Strege U.S. Open sectional qualifiers will be held at 10 sites across the country on Monday. Among those competing, here are nine we’d love to see qualify: Casey Boyns: How can you not...
Friday, 5/30/2014 at 1:11PM
News & Tours

The superstar who wasn't: Sam Randolph and his second chance

By John Strege Sam Randolph once was a legend in its embryonic stage -- a heralded amateur, a PGA Tour winner in his rookie season, who lost his way by seeking answers to questions that...
Thursday, 5/22/2014 at 11:21AM
News & Tours

Mark O'Meara has a Hall of Fame advocate in Johnny Miller

By John Strege The World Golf Hall of Fame, its induction ceremony kicking off the festivities at the Players Championship the previous three years, went mostly ignored last week, not surprisingly. Earlier this year, Hall...
Tuesday, 5/13/2014 at 12:49PM
News & Tours

He had Tiger Woods down, could have redirected course of history (some of it)

By John Strege Tiger Woods, legend, the amateur years, might have been markedly different had his third-round match with Buddy Alexander in the 1994 U.S. Amateur at the TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.,...
Wednesday, 4/23/2014 at 1:12PM
News & Tours

Brandel Chamblee and a note of caution for Jordan Spieth

By John Strege The caution flag came out last week in the midst of Jordan Spieth’s race to immortality, the warning issued by Golf Channel analyst Brandel Chamblee. “The pitfalls of success coming early are...
Tuesday, 4/15/2014 at 1:08PM
Style

Impact: Bobby Jones speaks his mind about match play

By Alex Holmes"I never learned anything from a match I won." -- Bobby JonesIt's among the safest bets in golf to say no one ever breaks Jones' record five U.S. Amateur titles. Perhaps that's more...
Wednesday, 2/19/2014 at 7:00AM
News & Tours

U.S. Amateur champ Matt Fitzpatrick leaving Northwestern

By Ryan HerringtonReigning U.S. Amateur champion Matt Fitzpatrick's college career will be remembered as short, if not successful. After enrolling as a freshman at Northwestern in September and posting three top-20 finishes in five fall...
Thursday, 1/9/2014 at 12:08PM
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