Carolinas
Ascendant Amateurs
A team of North Carolina amateurs defeated their professional counterparts on April 3 in the 24th renewal of the Tar Heel Cup matches, held in 2018 at River Landing in Wallace, N.C. The ams have won six of the last seven meetings.
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Deft Defenders
Russ Perry and Mark Stephens shot 61 in the final round of the North Carolina Super Senior Four-Ball Championship to run away with their second straight title in the event. The duo posted a 5-shot victory on March 28 at Maple Chase Golf & Country Club.
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Master Scholar
Former trick-shot artist Wesley Bryan took five weeks off to study the intricacies of Augusta National Golf Club in preparation for his first appearance in the Masters. Bryan earned a spot in the field with last year's victory in the RBC Heritage.
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No Accident
After a fall on the eve of last year's Masters sidelined him for the tournament, South Carolina native Dustin Johnson simply wants to make it to the first tee without incident this year. He rates his confidence level entering the season's first major at 9.5 out of 10.
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Major Champs
A strong field gets stronger. Three former major winners--Adam Scott, Charl Schwartzel and Martin Kaymer--are the latest stars to commit to the 2018 Wells Fargo Championship, the tournament announced on April 3.
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Playoff Winners
Mike Gravley (left) birdied the third extra hole at Seabrook Island Club's Crooked Oaks Course on March 21, 2018, as he and partner Todd Webber won the 25th SCGA Senior Four-Ball Championship. It was Gravley's second title in the event.
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Back-nine rally lifts John Pitt to victory in Carolinas Mid-Amateur
CAROLINAS MID-AMATEUR/FINAL RESULTS

Back-nine rally lifts John Pitt to victory in Carolinas Mid-Amateur

DURHAM, N.C. (April 15, 2018) -- John Pitt  of Raleigh took home his second Carolinas Golf Association Championship, winning the 38th Carolinas Mid-Amateur Championship by one shot on Sunday at Treyburn Country Club. The 2001 Carolinas Amate...  »

Phil Mickelson will play in his 15th Wells Fargo Championship
WELLS FARGO CHAMPIONSHIP/BREAKING NEWS

Phil Mickelson will play in his 15th Wells Fargo Championship

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (April 17, 2018) — The Wells Fargo Championship isn’t waiting for Lefty any more. Tournament officials announced on Tuesday the commitment from one of golf's greatest players,  Phil Mickelson, to the scheduled for April 30-...  »

After Sunday rally, Satoshi Kodaira wins RBC Heritage in playoff
RBC HERITAGE/BREAKING NEWS

After Sunday rally, Satoshi Kodaira wins RBC Heritage in playoff

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Early on, Satoshi Kodaira was thinking only of playing well enough Sunday to make it to next week's PGA Tour stop. Those worries are over for the 28-year-old from Japan, who rallied from six shots behind to win...  »

Career-best 64 launches Bryson DeChambeau to Heritage lead
RBC HERITAGE/BREAKING NEWS

Career-best 64 launches Bryson DeChambeau to Heritage lead

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Bryson DeChambeau shot a career-best 7-under 64 on Friday to take the lead into the weekend at the RBC Heritage Classic. DeChambeau's first event as a pro was at Harbour Town Golf Links in 2016. Two years later...  »

Rory Sabbatini finishes early with two-shot RBC Heritage lead
RBC HERITAGE/BREAKING NEWS

Rory Sabbatini finishes early with two-shot RBC Heritage lead

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Rory Sabbatini shot a 7-under 64 for his lowest round ever at Harbour Town Golf Links and a two-stroke lead Thursday in the RBC Heritage, with top-ranked Dustin Johnson five shots behind. The talk leading up to...  »

Adam Hadwin withdraws from RBC Heritage; Sam Ryder is in
RBC HERITAGE/BREAKING NEWS

Adam Hadwin withdraws from RBC Heritage; Sam Ryder is in

HILTON HEAD, S.C. (AP) — Adam Hadwin of Canada, who finished tied for 24th at the Masters last week, has withdrawn from the RBC Heritage. Hadwin is ranked 41st in the world and has finished in the top 10 in three of his previous eight tournam...  »

Sullins, Hull on top in CGA Senior 4-Ball 1-Day at Mimosa Hills
CGA SENIOR 4-BALL 1-DAY/MIMOSA HILLS

Sullins, Hull on top in CGA Senior 4-Ball 1-Day at Mimosa Hills

SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. (April 10, 2018) -- Final results from Tuesday’s Carolinas Golf Association Senior Four-Ball One-Day Tournament at Mimosa Hills Country Club in Morganton, N.C. Teams are ranked by gross scores. Gross and Net scores are listed....  »

PGA Tour pros head to Harbour Town for a party at the beach
PROFESSIONAL TOURS/TUESDAY PREVIEWS

PGA Tour pros head to Harbour Town for a party at the beach

Last year, Wesley Bryan became the first native son of South Carolina to win the RBC Heritage, played at Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island. This year, another South Carolina-born professional returns to the tournament for the first ...  »

Randall Sullins, Gary Hull win Senior 4-Ball 1-Day at Catawba CC
CGA SENIOR 4-BALL 1-DAY/CATAWBA CC

Randall Sullins, Gary Hull win Senior 4-Ball 1-Day at Catawba CC

SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. (April 9, 2018) -- Final results from the Monday’s Carolinas Golf Association Senior Four-Ball One-Day Tournament at Catawba Country Club in Newton, N.C. Teams are ranked by gross scores. Gross and Net scores are listed. ...  »

Diamond Classic Charity tourney set for June 4 at Ballantyne
DIAMOND CLASSIC/BREAKING NEWS

Diamond Classic Charity tourney set for June 4 at Ballantyne

On June 4, 2018 the Golf Club at Ballantyne will serve as the host site for the Diamond Classic Charity Tournament, an important charitable event benefitting Safe Alliance and its mission to provide hope and healing for those impacted by domestic vi...  »

Dustin Johnson's Masters goal? Just make it to the first tee
THE MASTERS/TOURNAMENT PREVIEW

Dustin Johnson's Masters goal? Just make it to the first tee

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — The recovery from the back injury took a lot longer than he imagined, outliving the sting of having to miss the Masters. Dustin Johnson, with a history of misfortune in the majors, has a remarkable knack of moving forward....  »

Major winners Scott, Schwartzel, Kaymer commit to Wells Fargo
WELLS FARGO CHAMPIONSHIP/BREAKING NEWS

Major winners Scott, Schwartzel, Kaymer commit to Wells Fargo

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (April 3, 2018) — With golf's first major championship upon us this week, Wells Fargo Championship officials announced Tuesday that two past Masters champions  Adam Scott  and  Charl Schwartzel,  as well as two-time major champion ...  »

Amateurs continue mastery over pros in Tar Heel Cup Matches
TAR HEEL CUP MATCHES/BREAKING NEWS

Amateurs continue mastery over pros in Tar Heel Cup Matches

WALLACE, N.C. (April 3, 2018) – The North Carolina Amateurs defeated the North Carolina Professionals 7 Points to 5 Points to win the 24 th  Tar Heel Cup Matches on Tuedsay at River Landing’s River Course. Chris Cassetta  of High Point drain...  »

Trick-shot artist Wesley Bryan exploring tricky Augusta National
THE MASTERS/TOURNAMENT PREVIEW

Trick-shot artist Wesley Bryan exploring tricky Augusta National

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Wesley Bryan believes the golf ball is somewhere in his house a few miles from Augusta National. It's probably in a cabinet or a closet. It still might even have Billy Andrade's pencil markings on it. The Former PGA Tour r...  »

Jake Herring, New Bern HS are victors in Wedgewood Shootout
WEDGEWOOD SHOOTOUT/FINAL RESULTS

Jake Herring, New Bern HS are victors in Wedgewood Shootout

WILSON, N.C. (March 28, 2018) --Final results from the TYGA 2nd Wedgewood High School Shootout at Wedgewood Golf Course (6,322 yards, par 72, 69.8/122) on Wednesday. Jake Herring of Wilson Fike fired a 5-under-par 67 to win the individual cham...  »


 
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