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Colorado Golf Journal

17 05, 2017

Starting Strong

2017-05-17T13:47:08+00:00 May 17th, 2017|

Regis' Weinstein shares lead, fellow Coloradan Trask 8th after round 1 of Women's NCAA DII Finals by Gary Baines Mary Weinstein of Regis University shares the lead individually, and fellow Coloradan Alex Trask, of William Jewell College in Missouri, is tied for eighth place after Wednesday's opening round of the Women's NCAA Division II Finals in [...]

13 05, 2017

Quite the Experience

2017-05-13T16:27:17+00:00 May 13th, 2017|

Sold-out event at Overland marks the first of a record six CWGA Golf Experiences planned for 2017 by Gary Baines Mother's Day isn't until Sunday, but mother and daughter Honey Goldberg and Dianna May decided to make a weekend of it. A while back, Goldberg received an email from the CWGA noting that CWGA Golf Experience [...]

12 05, 2017

Finishing Strong

2017-05-13T07:59:29+00:00 May 12th, 2017|

Former Colorado state high school champ Cohen helps Rhodes College win NCAA Div. III women's national title for second straight year by Gary Baines When Mackenzie Cohen played high school golf, her Cherry Creek squad won three consecutive 5A state team titles, in addition to her claiming the individual championship in 2012 as a junior. Cohen [...]

11 05, 2017

Competitor Extraordinaire

2017-05-11T13:05:28+00:00 May 11th, 2017|

'Feherty' interview features interesting tidbits from Colorado Sports Hall of Famer Hale Irwin by Gary Baines Fifty years ago next month, Hale Irwin made a major name for himself on the national golf stage by winning the NCAA individual title as a University of Colorado senior. Twenty-five years ago, Irwin was inducted into the World Golf [...]

10 05, 2017

Moving On

2017-05-10T16:48:26+00:00 May 10th, 2017|

Bidne resigns as UNC women's coach to take helm of Hawaii women's program by Gary Baines One of the four NCAA Division I women's golf programs based in Colorado will have a new head coach next season. Stephen Bidne (pictured) announced this week that he's leaving his University of Northern Colorado position to become head coach [...]

10 05, 2017

Emotional Day

2017-05-10T17:14:18+00:00 May 10th, 2017|

Kupcho wins NCAA Regional, marking her 3rd victory of season; CU women fall a shot short for 2nd straight year by Gary Baines Jennifer Kupcho of Westminster earned the biggest individual victory of her college career on Wednesday, the same day the University of Colorado suffered a heartbreaking setback for the second straight year. Kupcho, a [...]

9 05, 2017

Setting the Pace

2017-05-09T18:42:28+00:00 May 9th, 2017|

Kupcho retains lead in Athens (Ga.) NCAA Regional; CU in striking distance of NCAA Finals berth by Gary Baines Jennifer Kupcho of Westminster is the fifth-ranked women's college golfer in the country, according to Golfweek, and she's certainly living up to her billing this week at the Women's NCAA Division I Regionals. The Wake Forest sophomore [...]

8 05, 2017

Solid Start

2017-05-08T15:58:21+00:00 May 8th, 2017|

Kupcho fires 68 to lead Women's NCAA Regional in Georgia; CU 10th, DU 12th in other regionals by Gary Baines Jennifer Kupcho of Westminster, whose strong play at the end of her freshman season in college a year ago led to her finishing sixth individually at the Women's NCAA Division I Finals, appears bound and determined [...]

7 05, 2017

Champion

2017-05-07T15:04:39+00:00 May 7th, 2017|

Kelsey Webster of Boulder claims girls AJGA Preview title in Wisconsin by Gary Baines Kelsey Webster of Boulder, the Junior Golf Alliance of Colorado's 2016 Most Improved Girls Player, continued that trend on Sunday by winning the girls AJGA Preview at Meadowbrook title in Mount Pleasant, Wis. Webster, the Fairview High School junior who just clinched [...]

4 05, 2017

Learning Early

2017-05-04T19:46:38+00:00 May 4th, 2017|

Golf in Schools field trip at CommonGround makes lasting impression on kids by Gary Baines Chatting with kids after they participate in a Golf in Schools field trip can reinstill faith that golf will be just fine decades in the future when they're at the helm of society. Asked what they thought of the game -- [...]