31 08, 2018

50,000 Reasons to Be Happy

2018-09-01T08:52:21+00:00August 31st, 2018|

Illinois-based pro Harkins fires personal-best 64 to overtake CSU's Prendergast and win CoBank Colorado Women's Open and $50,000 by Gary Baines A squall kicked up immediately after the conclusion of the awards ceremony for the CoBank Colorado Women's Open on Friday afternoon. Before that, it was Lexi Harkins of Crystal Lake, Ill., who took Green Valley [...]

30 08, 2018

One Day Left

2018-08-30T20:18:59+00:00August 30th, 2018|

CSU's Prendergast opens up 3-shot lead going into final round of CoBank Colorado Women's Open by Gary Baines Amateur Katrina Prendergast may be competing against a bunch of pros this week at the CoBank Colorado Women's Open -- and beating them all through Thursday's second round -- but in a couple of very notable ways, she's [...]

29 08, 2018

An Amateur Shall Lead Them

2018-08-29T18:57:42+00:00August 29th, 2018|

CSU senior Prendergast fires 68 to take 2-shot lead in CoBank Colorado Women's Open by Gary Baines This summer marks the 24th year the CoBank Colorado Women's Open has been held. In that time, there's been a grand total of one amateur who has won the overall title -- Paige Mackenzie, current co-host of Golf Channel's [...]

28 08, 2018

National Champs Competing

2018-08-28T10:34:59+00:00August 28th, 2018|

USGA champions Schubert, Prendergast, Secor among top players entered in this week's CoBank Colorado Women's Open by Gary Baines Sophia Schubert, the 2017 U.S. Women's Amateur champion who recently turned pro, will be one of the headliners this week when the 24th CoBank Colorado Women's Open is held at Green Valley Ranch Golf Club in northeast [...]

26 08, 2018

One Hurdle Overcome

2018-08-26T19:19:52+00:00August 26th, 2018|

Current CU golfer Choi, former Buff Fan, former Coloradan Wang advance to Stage II of LPGA Q-school by Gary Baines Three players with strong Colorado ties, including two University of Colorado teammates last season, qualified Sunday for Stage II of the three-stage LPGA Q-school process. Former CU player -- and now rookie pro -- Brittany [...]

23 08, 2018

A 5-Star Happening

2018-08-23T19:57:13+00:00August 23rd, 2018|

Sorenstam hits the mark at CoBank PEAK Performers event at The Broadmoor, site of her '95 U.S. Women's Open win by Gary Baines During a Thursday morning chat over an outdoor breakfast at The Broadmoor Resort in Colorado Springs, Annika Sorenstam, surrounded by nine kids from First Tee programs around the country, confided that she was [...]

23 08, 2018

Change of Pace

2018-08-23T16:53:45+00:00August 23rd, 2018|

Morris dethrones 2-time defending champ Braga in playoff to claim title in Colorado PGA Women's Championship by Gary Baines It took three years -- and one extra hole -- but someone other than Alexandra Braga owns the Colorado PGA Women's Championship trophy. The PGA assistant professional at Denver Country Club won the first two CPGA Women's [...]

22 08, 2018

Keeping the Streak Alive

2018-08-22T17:49:02+00:00August 22nd, 2018|

Moore earns 11th straight trip to U.S. Women's Mid-Am; fellow Coloradans Hardy, Creech also qualify at Grand Elk by Gary Baines Janet Moore has this USGA qualifying thing down pat. Particularly when it comes to the U.S. Women's Mid-Amateur, U.S. Senior Women's Amateur and the U.S. Senior Women's Open. In the last 11 years when the [...]

21 08, 2018

Teaming Up

2018-08-21T17:42:21+00:00August 21st, 2018|

Kardatzke/Ellison team earns overall low-net honors with 63 at CGA Women's Niblick by Gary Baines Jan Kardatzke and Kim Ellison of Eagle Trace Golf Club in Broomfield teamed up to shoot a net 9-under-par 63 on Tuesday, giving them overall low-net honors at the 13th annual CGA Women's Niblick Tournament, held at Omni Interlocken Golf Club [...]

21 08, 2018

Favorable Odds

2018-08-21T08:13:15+00:00August 21st, 2018|

7 spots in U.S. Women's Mid-Amateur up for grabs in qualifying at Grand Elk by Gary Baines Going by sheer percentages, for people wanting to qualify individually for USGA national championships, the odds don't get much better than for the U.S. Women's Mid-Amateur. In Colorado, qualifying for the event will take place on Wednesday (Aug. 22) [...]