10 12, 2018

A Heck of a ‘Utility Infielder’

2018-12-10T18:39:24+00:00December 10th, 2018|

Invaluable staffer Gerry Brown retiring after 26 years at the CGA by Gary Baines CGA executive director Ed Mate had to chuckle at the fitting symmetry of it all. When Gerry Brown was hired at the CGA in 1992, he was asked to do the wiring for the first computer network at the association offices, though [...]

9 12, 2018

Earning His Card

2018-12-10T12:37:18+00:00December 9th, 2018|

Cheyenne's Creel, a former CU and Central Oklahoma golfer, lands exempt status on 2019 Web.com Tour by Gary Baines Cheyenne resident Josh Creel, who started his college golf career at the University of Colorado before transferring to Central Oklahoma, earned exempt status on the Web.com Tour for the first time in his career after finishing 34th [...]

8 12, 2018

Making Headway

2018-12-08T17:14:37+00:00December 8th, 2018|

66 puts Creel on pace to earn 2019 exempt status in Web Q-school finals by Gary Baines With the leaders on pace to finish more than 30 under par for four rounds, Josh Creel, a Cheyenne resident who started his college golf career at the University of Colorado befoe transferring to Central Oklahoma, moved into the [...]

7 12, 2018

Shootout at Q-school

2018-12-07T16:35:41+00:00December 7th, 2018|

Creel, Cunningham make up some ground with 67s in final stage of Web Q-school by Gary Baines In the shootout that is the final stage of Web.com Tour Q-school, this is how it's shaking out: The two players with ties to Colorado and the area are 8 and 7 under par, respectively, at the halfway point [...]

7 12, 2018

Best of 2018

2018-12-07T10:59:27+00:00December 7th, 2018|

Forey voted CGA Super-Senior Player of the Year by Gary Baines Now Sean Forey will have bookends for his trophy case. Eight years ago, the golfer from The Club at Rolling Hills earned the CGA Senior Player of the Year Award. And this fall, the 65-year-old from Morrison has added the CGA Super-Senior POY honor for [...]

6 12, 2018

For Starters

2018-12-06T16:41:45+00:00December 6th, 2018|

Creel opens with 69, Cunningham 70 in final stage of Web.com Tour Q-school by Gary Baines If Thursday's first round is any indication, the final stage of Web.com Tour Q-school is going to produce some crazy-low scores. And just playing good might not cut it as far as earning exempt status for 2019. As an example, [...]

5 12, 2018

Top Notch

2018-12-06T10:06:39+00:00December 5th, 2018|

Colorado courses, clubs, businesses receive accolades on national/international best-of lists by Gary Baines (Updated Dec. 6) 'Tis the season not only for the year-end holidays, but apparently to divvy out national and international recognition in the golf world. Just in the last week or so, there have been honors bestowed for golf courses, private clubs and [...]

3 12, 2018

Memorable Legacy

2018-12-03T16:14:47+00:00December 3rd, 2018|

After 3 monumental years in leadership roles with CWGA and CGA, Robinson set to retire by Gary Baines It's been a quick-moving, eventful last three years in golf administration for Laura Robinson. And, as of the end of this month, the ride will be over for a person who couldn't have foreseen all the twists and [...]

3 12, 2018

Coloradans Go 1-2 in Vegas

2018-12-03T11:02:22+00:00December 3rd, 2018|

Howenstein defeats Jones in playoff to capture title in AJGA's evian International & Senior Showcase by Gary Baines Las Vegas turned out to be very lucky for a couple of Coloradans over the weekend. Not only did a junior golfer from the Centennial State -- Billy Howenstein (left) of Boulder -- win the AJGA's evian International [...]

1 12, 2018

Blast from the Past

2018-11-30T18:45:51+00:00December 1st, 2018|

Tiger's 20-year ace drought, which ended last week, dated back to 1998 International at Castle Pines -- a hole-in-one that never made TV by Gary Baines Tiger Woods doesn't have a lot of golf history in Colorado. He's conducted a junior clinic or two in the state, and he played in the now-defunct International at Castle [...]