Colorado Golf Journal

8 06, 2018

In the Spotlight

2018-06-08T17:15:22+00:00 June 8th, 2018|

Coloradan Jennifer Kupcho goes 1-0-1 in her first two matches in Curtis Cup as U.S. leads GB&I 4-2 by Gary Baines Jennifer Kupcho has played her share of two-person team golf in Colorado. The NCAA individual champion from Westminster has won the CGA Women's Mashie (2016, with Gillian Vance) and the CGA Women's Chapman (2014, with [...]

8 06, 2018

Battle at the Academy

2018-06-08T13:46:58+00:00 June 8th, 2018|

2017 JGAC Players of the Year set to defend titles in first junior major of the season, the Colorado Junior PGA at Eisenhower by Gary Baines Many of the top junior golfers in the state -- along with some out-of-state and international players -- battled it out this week in the AJGA Hale Irwin Colorado Junior [...]

7 06, 2018

A First

2018-06-07T20:54:39+00:00 June 7th, 2018|

Fort Collins' Stewart becomes first Coloradan to win AJGA Hale Irwin Colorado Junior boys title; 2017 national Drive, Chip & Putt champ Grewal prevails in girls division by Gary Baines For an event that in many respects he treated like "just another tournament for me," Dillon Stewart certainly gave the AJGA Hale Irwin Colorado Junior [...]

6 06, 2018

Try, Try Again

2018-06-10T17:48:00+00:00 June 6th, 2018|

NCAA champion Kupcho bypassed for female college player of the year award for second straight year after being a finalist again by Gary Baines There might have been a certain sense of deja vu for Westminster resident Jennifer Kupcho after Wednesday evening's announcement of the Annika Award, presented to the most outstanding player of the season [...]

6 06, 2018

One Day Left

2018-06-06T18:15:55+00:00 June 6th, 2018|

Fort Collins' Stewart retains boys lead after 7-birdie day at AJGA Hale Irwin Colorado Junior; Canadian Grewal atop girls leaderboard by Gary Baines Three Coloradans are the only players under par going into the final round of the boys competition at the AJGA Hale Irwin Colorado Junior. Meanwhile, golfers from Canada, Mexico and California hold down [...]

6 06, 2018

Bobcats Rule

2018-06-06T20:52:47+00:00 June 6th, 2018|

Coloradan Elliott and Montana State teammate Hooper roll to CGA Women's Mashie title by Gary Baines The 103 teams that competed in this week's CGA Mashie Championship included many friends and some blood relatives that paired up. The championship flight title match on Wednesday featured that and more. Besides the aforementioned, the finalists included two sets [...]

5 06, 2018

Locals Showing Their Stuff

2018-06-05T18:18:48+00:00 June 5th, 2018|

Coloradans Stewart (boys), Lehigh (girls) lead after opening round of AJGA Hale Irwin Colorado Junior by Gary Baines Two Colorado high school seniors-to-be who are headed to some prominent NCAA Division I golf programs in 2019 are proving their worth in the early going of the AJGA Hale Irwin Colorado Junior at Walnut Creek Golf Preserve [...]

5 06, 2018

Finals Set

2018-06-05T15:15:05+00:00 June 5th, 2018|

Elliott/Hooper and Knadler sisters, 2 sets of college teammates, advance to title match in CGA Women's Mashie by Gary Baines On a day recognized as Women's Golf Day, college teammates Delaney Elliott and Kelly Hooper of Montana State, and Megan and Kaylee Knadler of Wyoming, celebrated by making the finals of the most popular CGA women's [...]

4 06, 2018

Back for More

2018-06-04T13:33:53+00:00 June 4th, 2018|

Moore/Austin, aiming for 7th CGA Women's Mashie title together, advance to semifinals by Gary Baines The top two seeded teams, plus Colorado Golf Hall of Famers Janet Moore and Christie Austin of Cherry Hills Country Club, won championship flight quarterfinal matches Monday in the CGA Women's Mashie Championship at Legacy Ridge Golf Course in Westminster. Moore [...]

3 06, 2018

Junior Showdown

2018-06-03T17:55:34+00:00 June 3rd, 2018|

JGAC Players of the Year Bryant, Schalk head Colorado contingent at fourth AJGA Hale Irwin Colorado Junior by Gary Baines Last year, a Coloradan finally broke through to win a title at the AJGA Hale Irwin Colorado Junior when Hailey Schalk of Erie earned the girls championship. Schalk will be back to defend her title this [...]