28 12, 2017

Talking Points

2017-12-28T07:41:14+00:00December 28th, 2017|

Revisiting some of the most notable quotables in Colorado golf in 2017 by Gary Baines Kids say the darnedest things. So do adults -- and just about anyone affiliated with golf. We've certainly found that to be the case in many years of covering the sport. And 2017 definitely was no exception. Each December we go [...]

26 12, 2017

Counting Down the Final Dozen

2017-12-21T14:52:43+00:00December 26th, 2017|

The top stories of 2017 in Colorado golf, Part II by Gary Baines Following up from last week, when we started our two-part retrospective on the top Colorado golf stories of 2017 (CLICK HERE for the first installment), we continue our countdown with the top dozen stories of the year -- in reverse order. And at the [...]

21 12, 2017

Let the Countdown Begin

2017-12-21T10:59:49+00:00December 21st, 2017|

The top stories of 2017 in Colorado golf, Part I by Gary Baines It's the year-ending holiday season, which means different things to different people. One of the things that comes with this time of year here at coloradogolf.org and coloradowomensgolf.org is a reflection on the past 12 months and compilation of the top stories of [...]

20 12, 2017

Rookie Year in Europe Awaits

2017-12-20T09:29:10+00:00December 20th, 2017|

Former DU golfer Bruun earns conditional status on Ladies European Tour by placing 37th in Q-school by Gary Baines Mariell Bruun will be joining two other former University of Denver golfers on the Ladies European Tour in 2018. Bruun, a Norwegian who completed her DU career in May, finished 37th after Wednesday's fifth and last [...]

18 12, 2017

Put a Bow on It

2017-12-18T15:19:44+00:00December 18th, 2017|

Colorado golf-related holiday gift wishes, 2017 edition by Gary Baines 'Tis the season for giving. And even though we're in the offseason for golf here in Colorado, don't make the mistake of thinking, "out of sight, out of mind" regarding our favorite sport. Golfers are always in need of something, and we're here to provide. So [...]

14 12, 2017

Among the Best

2017-12-14T09:26:14+00:00December 14th, 2017|

7 Colorado courses, including 2018 U.S. Senior Open host Broadmoor East, make Golfweek's Top 100 lists; Ballyneal's 'Mulligan' short course receives special citation from Golf.com by Gary Baines We're just over six months out from Colorado hosting its first major spectator golf tournament since the BMW Championship came to Cherry Hills Country Club in 2014. The [...]

12 12, 2017

In Shape

2017-12-12T12:19:41+00:00December 12th, 2017|

Coloradan Dee Tidwell recognized as one of nation's top golf-fitness pros by Golf Digest by Gary Baines Golf Digest recently introduced a new ranking -- the 50 Best Golf-Fitness Professionals in America -- and a Coloradan was among those saluted this month. Dee Tidwell (pictured in a YouTube photo) of Colorado Golf Fitness Club in Greenwood [...]

11 12, 2017

CGA’s Loss is North Dakota’s Gain

2017-12-13T13:11:56+00:00December 11th, 2017|

Jensen exiting job as CGA managing director of operations to take associate dean position with alma mater by Gary Baines It's difficult not to have a sense of deja vu regarding the impending career move of golf administrator Dustin Jensen. Jensen, the CGA's highly regarded and well-liked managing director of operations, recently accepted a job as [...]

7 12, 2017

Strong Fall Finish

2017-12-07T09:30:30+00:00December 7th, 2017|

Coloradan Wood honored as Big 12 Women's Golfer of Month for November by Gary Baines Hannah Wood of Highlands Ranch will take a little momentum into her final semester of college golf. The Big 12 announced on Wednesday that Wood and Texas' Sophie Schubert shared the conference's Women's Golf of the Month honor for November. Wood, [...]

6 12, 2017

Sustained Legacy

2017-12-07T10:10:26+00:00December 6th, 2017|

CU Evans Scholar alum honors chapter's 'founding fathers' by endowing scholarships for Campbell, Brinkerhoff, McClintock by Gary Baines There are many people who deserve credit for nurturing the Evans Scholarship for caddies at the University of Colorado over the last 50-plus years. But if you're looking for the people truly responsible for building the foundation for [...]