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Colorado Golf Journal

17 10, 2017

Turning the Tables

2017-10-17T18:13:32+00:00 October 17th, 2017|

A year after being swept by CGA/CWGA amateurs, Colorado PGA pros win all three sessions to claim Colorado Cup by Gary Baines The 47th Colorado Cup Matches had a unique feel to them in many respects, and not just because they were played in temperatures reaching the mid-70s on a gorgeous mid-October day at The Broadmoor [...]

16 10, 2017

New Era

2017-10-17T08:11:34+00:00 October 16th, 2017|

It will now be up to mid-ams, seniors to carry load for amateurs against pros in retooled Colorado Cup; matches set for Tuesday at The Broadmoor by Gary Baines With all the changes going on with the Colorado Cup Matches starting this year -- and there are many -- the one that potentially may have the [...]

15 10, 2017

Long, Full Life

2017-10-15T14:37:51+00:00 October 15th, 2017|

Dr. Homer McClintock, former CGA governor who championed Evans Scholarship for caddies at CU, passes away just shy of 100 years old by Gary Baines Dr. Homer McClintock, a former member of the CGA Board of Governors who played a key role in the acquisition of the Evans Scholars house for caddies at the University [...]

15 10, 2017

Chalk Up Another One

2017-10-15T12:43:58+00:00 October 15th, 2017|

Coloradan Jennifer Kupcho notches 11th top-8 college finish since September 2016 by Gary Baines It's been an amazing last year for Jennifer Kupcho. A year ago tomorrow -- Oct. 16, 2016 -- the Westminster resident earned her first individual college title. And since the beginning of last season, she's recorded an amazing 11 top-eight finishes while [...]

11 10, 2017

Near Miss

2017-10-11T16:16:05+00:00 October 11th, 2017|

CU women, ranked 12th in nation, fall just short of another title by Gary Baines The University of Colorado women's golf team came ever so close to claiming its second team title in two weeks -- and in the process spoiling the fun for the home team. But the Buffs, ranked 12th nationally in the last [...]

11 10, 2017

A Season to Remember

2017-10-11T15:20:52+00:00 October 11th, 2017|

Highlights galore for 2017 Colorado junior golf; award winners announced for JGAC season by Gary Baines It was the year of the "Bryant Slam"; that a Coloradan finally won the AJGA Hale Irwin Colorado Junior; that a Coloradan qualified for the Drive Chip & Putt finals at Augusta National; that two children of Colorado PGA professionals [...]

8 10, 2017

Teaming Up

2017-10-08T21:12:13+00:00 October 8th, 2017|

Chen, Aeschleman go 3-0 as 'Team Europe' wins Junior Ryder Cup by Gary Baines While the older junior players were putting the finishing touches on their 2017 season on Sunday at the Junior Golf Alliance of Colorado Tour Championship at Cherry Hills, those age 6-13 concluded a team event, the Junior Ryder Cup, at CommonGround Golf [...]

8 10, 2017

Altogether Fitting

2017-10-08T22:52:16+00:00 October 8th, 2017|

Players of the Year Bryant, Schalk cap Junior Golf Alliance of Colorado season with Tour Championship victories by Gary Baines The 2017 Player of the Year choices for the Junior Golf Alliance of Colorado were all but set in stone going into this weekend's final major of the season. But as if to put an exclamation [...]

8 10, 2017

Two in a Row

2017-10-08T21:32:56+00:00 October 8th, 2017|

DU women win their home event, notching second team victory in 11 days by Gary Baines The last time the University of Denver women's golf team won more than two team titles in a single season was 2008-09, when the Pioneers posted their best finish ever at the NCAA Finals by placing fifth. Though it's only [...]

7 10, 2017

Third Major Titles in Works?

2017-10-07T18:41:05+00:00 October 7th, 2017|

Schalk, Bryant take 2-shot leads after first round of JGAC Tour Championship by Gary Baines Davis Bryant of Aurora and Hailey Schalk of Erie, each of whom is seeking a third major victory in a Junior Golf Alliance of Colorado tournament, grabbed two-stroke leads in their respective divisions on Saturday in the JGAC Tour Championship at [...]