31 10, 2017

Breakthrough

2017-10-31T16:46:18+00:00 October 31st, 2017|

CSU's Prendergast notches first college victory in Irvine Invite by Gary Baines Katrina Prendergast has challenged for an individual college victory before in her career at Colorado State, but on Tuesday, the junior closed the deal. Prendergast scored her first college win, prevailing by three strokes out of a 71-player field at the UC Irvine Invitational [...]

29 10, 2017

All in the Family

2017-10-29T17:54:10+00:00 October 29th, 2017|

Charlotte, Jim Hillary finish Colorado season on high note with win in JGAC Parent/Child; Weissers, Houskas prevail in younger divisions by Gary Baines Like many parents of talented junior golfers, Jim Hillary often finds himself on the golf course in a passive role, largely limited to providing moral support as a spectator. But this weekend, for [...]

26 10, 2017

On Course for Change

2017-10-26T17:28:51+00:00 October 26th, 2017|

Judge won't block impending City Park Golf Course project, which will close facility from Nov. 1 until 2019 by Gary Baines It took two months after a lawsuit was heard, but a Denver judge on Thursday ruled against residents who brought the suit hoping to stop major changes that will close 105-year-old City Park Golf Course [...]

25 10, 2017

Worthy Honorees

2017-10-25T17:28:50+00:00 October 25th, 2017|

Bunch, Harvanek voted into Colorado Golf Hall of Fame; CWGA, Pfingston, Billings, Bryant, Schalk earn awards by Gary Baines Two Coloradans whose service in golf has made an indelible impact were voted into the Colorado Golf Hall of Fame on Wednesday. Jim Bunch of Denver and Danny Harvanek of Littleton will make up the 46th [...]

23 10, 2017

Family Affair

2017-10-23T16:15:59+00:00 October 23rd, 2017|

First JGAC Parent/Child Tournaments turning out to be very popular; Indian Tree hosting event this weekend by Gary Baines One of the most interesting parts of observing junior golf tournaments -- particularly ones featuring younger kids -- is watching the interaction of the youngsters with their parents. On display are showing of support, some laughs, and [...]

22 10, 2017

One Step Closer to the Big Time

2017-10-22T15:58:12+00:00 October 22nd, 2017|

Former UNC golfer Silvers, ex-Buff Lee earn spots in final stage of LPGA Q-school by Gary Baines When it comes to former University of Colorado golfer Esther Lee and LPGA Q-school, apparently it's more important how you finish than how you start. In August in the first stage of LPGA qualifying, Lee rebounded from a first-round [...]

21 10, 2017

In Good Shape

2017-10-21T16:34:14+00:00 October 21st, 2017|

Silvers, Lee, Kristin Coleman in position to make final stage at LPGA Q-school by Gary Baines Three golfers with strong Colorado connections remain on pace to advance from Stage II to the final stage of LPGA Tour qualifying. Former University of Northern Colorado golfer Carleigh Silvers stayed in the top 20 on Saturday in Venice, Fla, [...]

20 10, 2017

Halfway Done

2017-10-20T16:19:22+00:00 October 20th, 2017|

Former UNC golfer Silvers moves into top 15 in Stage II of LPGA Q-school by Gary Baines Former University of Northern Colorado golfer Carleigh Silvers jumped into the top 15 out of 190 competitors at the halfway point of Stage II of LPGA Tour Q-school in Venice, Fla. Silvers (pictured in a USGA photo), who played [...]

19 10, 2017

Strong Starts by Locals

2017-10-19T16:19:16+00:00 October 19th, 2017|

Silvers, Kristin Coleman in top 40 after round 1 of LPGA Tour Q-school by Gary Baines Two women who played their college golf in Colorado -- Carleigh Silvers (University of Northern Colorado) and Kristin Coleman (University of Colorado) are in the top 40 after Thursday's opening round of stage II of LPGA Tour Q-school in Venice, [...]

19 10, 2017

On Course

2017-10-19T09:16:12+00:00 October 19th, 2017|

Colorado-based CommonGround, Four Mile Ranch named in Golf Digest's 'Most Bang for Your Buck' list by Gary Baines Golf Digest recently published a list of the "25 Courses That Offer the Most Bang for Your Buck" nationwide and in Canada, and two Colorado courses were included. CommonGround Golf Course, the CGA-owned and operated facility in Aurora, [...]