27 06, 2018

Making the Grade

2018-06-27T20:03:06+00:00June 27th, 2018|

CU's Vance earns her first trip to U.S. Women's Amateur, DU's Weinstein her second in a row by Gary Baines There was plenty at stake and every stroke made a difference on a tightly packed leaderboard at U.S. Women's Amateur qualifying Wednesday at Walnut Creek Golf Preserve in Westminster. When everything sorted itself out, two former [...]

26 06, 2018

California-Bound

2018-06-26T21:00:20+00:00June 26th, 2018|

Career round helps Broomfield's Vogt land spot in U.S. Girls' Junior; Canadian, Argentine players also advance by Gary Baines Meghan Vogt found success in the first USGA qualifying tournament in which she's ever competed as the Broomfield resident on Tuesday shared medalist honors and earned a berth in one of the most prestigious girls tournament there [...]

25 06, 2018

Qualifying at Walnut Creek

2018-06-25T18:45:30+00:00June 25th, 2018|

Coloradan Weinstein, CSU's Prendergast seek another berth in U.S. Women's Amateur by Gary Baines Two players who qualified in Colorado last year for the U.S. Women's Amateur will aim for a return trip on Wednesday. Coloradan Mary Weinstein, a University of Denver golfer, falls into that category, as does Colorado State University player Katrina Prendergast, who [...]

23 06, 2018

Poppy Hills Awaits

2018-06-23T12:13:17+00:00June 23rd, 2018|

Schalk will try to qualify for U.S. Girls' Junior at her home course; JGAC members Hillary, Poynter eye return trips to nationals by Gary Baines Hailey Schalk of Erie has accomplished plenty in her young golf career, including winning 3A girls state high school titles as a freshman and sophomore, and earning four Junior Golf Alliance [...]

22 06, 2018

Down to the Wire for a Change

2018-06-22T20:55:29+00:00June 22nd, 2018|

Texan Glesne defeats Longmont's Sargent on third hole of playoff for title in 71st CGA Women's Stroke Play by Gary Baines Suffice it to say it was quite a change of pace at the CGA Women's Stroke Play Championship. After successive years in which Jennifer Kupcho of Westminster won the titles by 21, 19 and 13 [...]

21 06, 2018

Final Round Awaits

2018-06-21T17:51:53+00:00June 21st, 2018|

University of Iowa's Glesne increases lead to 3 in CGA Women's Stroke Play by Gary Baines A Texan who plays golf for the University of Iowa is threatening to make the CGA Women's Stroke Play trophy her own for the next year. Kristin Glesne, a 21-year-old from San Antonio, retained the lead in the 71st Women's [...]

21 06, 2018

Attrition

2018-06-21T10:45:40+00:00June 21st, 2018|

Tom Watson, former Buff Steve Jones join Steve Stricker in withdrawing from U.S. Senior Open at The Broadmoor by Gary Baines Next week's U.S. Senior Open lost two notable players from its field on Thursday as World Golf Hall of Famer Tom Watson and 1996 U.S. Open champion and former University of Colorado golfer Steve Jones [...]

20 06, 2018

Two Rounds Left

2018-06-20T16:19:51+00:00June 20th, 2018|

University of Iowa golfer Glesne sets pace with first-round 72 at CGA Women's Stroke Play by Gary Baines Kristin Glesne, a senior-to-be on the University of Iowa women's golf team, shot an even-par 72 and took a one-stroke lead after Wednesday's opening round of the 71st CGA Women's Stroke Play at Black Bear Golf Club in [...]

20 06, 2018

Right at Home

2018-06-23T10:11:08+00:00June 20th, 2018|

Next week's U.S. Senior Open at The Broadmoor will feature at least a handful of local competitors, including winners of 6 USGA championships; Also, check out the essentials for the event by Gary Baines (June 21 Update: This story was updated after the USGA announced on Thursday that Steve Jones has withdrawn from the U.S. [...]

18 06, 2018

Opportunity Awaits

2018-06-18T09:46:23+00:00June 18th, 2018|

With Kupcho not entered following 3 years of domination, 71st CGA Women's Stroke Play a wide-open affair by Gary Baines Whew. That might be the collective feeling of every player who feels they might have a legitimate chance to win the CGA Women's Stroke Play Championship ... if Jennifer Kupcho isn't in the field. After all, [...]