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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Maria Atwood triumphs in Carolinas Junior Girls' Championshio
CAROLINAS JUNIOR GIRLS'/BREAKING NEWS

Maria Atwood triumphs in Carolinas Junior Girls' Championshio

DURHAM, N.C. (June 27, 2018) -- Maria Atwood  of Holly Springs, N.C., won her first Carolinas Golf Association title in the 62nd Carolinas Junior Girls' Championship at Croasdaile Country Club in Durham, N.C. She carded a 2-under-par 70 in W...  »

Three earn U.S. Junior Amateur berths in Raleigh qualifier
U.S. JUNIOR AMATEUR/SECTIONAL QUALIFYING

Three earn U.S. Junior Amateur berths in Raleigh qualifier

RALEIGH, N.C.   (June 25, 2018) – Sectional qualifying results for the U.S. Junior Amateur Championship, hosted by Carolina Country Club (6,304 Yards, Par 35-36—71, 70.8/133). Fulton Smith  of Pinehurst, N.C.,  James Wiley  of Raleigh and  Ke...  »

Hailey Joy leads Carolinas Junior Girls' Championship with 70
CAROLINAS JUNIOR GIRLS'/BREAKING NEWS

Hailey Joy leads Carolinas Junior Girls' Championship with 70

DURHAM, N.C. (June 25, 2018) -- In her last summer of junior girls' golf,  Hailey Joy  of Reidsville, N.C., is determined to make her mark, and she did so on Monday in the first round of the 62 nd Carolinas Junior Girls’ Championship at Croasdail...  »

Three share medalist honors in USGA Junior Amateur qualifying
U.S. JUNIOR AMATEUR/SECTIONAL QUALIFYING

Three share medalist honors in USGA Junior Amateur qualifying

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Jonathan Griz (Hilton Head Island, S.C.), Jacob Bridgeman (Inman, S.C.), and Nick Willis (Cowpens, S.C.) have qualified at the Country Club of South Carolina to advance to the 2018 US Junior Amateur Championship. All three q...  »

Auburn grad Kelli Murphy runs away with WSCGA State title
WSCGA STATE AMATEUR/FINAL RESULTS

Auburn grad Kelli Murphy runs away with WSCGA State title

ELGIN, S.C. – Recent Auburn graduate Kelli Murphy shot 1-under-par 71 in the final round of the 70 th WSCGA State Amateur Championship to complete a dominating victory in the event. The only player in the field to play all three rounds at pa...  »

Arizona wins a spine-tingling NCAA final match against Alabama
NCAA WOMEN'S CHAMPIONSHIP/FINAL RESULTS

Arizona wins a spine-tingling NCAA final match against Alabama

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP ) — Haley Moore beat Lakareber Abe with a  birdie on the first extra hole  Wednesday to give Arizona a 3-2 victory over Alabama in the NCAA women's golf championship. Three days after the Wildcats were one putt away fro...  »

Hawaii volcano poses potential threat to Mt. Mitchell GC owner
CAROLINAS GOLF/THURSDAY BLOG

Hawaii volcano poses potential threat to Mt. Mitchell GC owner

The volcano eruptions on the Big island of Hawaii may be 5,000 miles from North Carolina, but to Jim Floyd, owner of Mt. Mitchell Golf Club in Burnsville, N.C., the lava from Kilauea is much too close to home. Floyd and his wife own a house nea...  »

Strong finish lifts Macon Moye to N.C. Senior Amateur title
N.C. SENIOR AMATEUR/BREAKING NEWS

Strong finish lifts Macon Moye to N.C. Senior Amateur title

GREENSBORO, N.C. (May 16, 2018) -- Macon Moye  of Pinehurst held off an early charge from runner-up Harrison Rutter to win his first North Carolina Senior Amateur Championship on Wednesday at Starmount Forest Country Club. Moye's final sco...  »

Rich Weston scorches field for SCGA Senior Championship title
SCGA SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIP/BREAKING NEWS

Rich Weston scorches field for SCGA Senior Championship title

NINETY SIX, S.C. (May 16, 2018)— Rich Weston of Pawley’s Island shot a final-round 66 on Wednesday at The Patriot Golf Club for a tournament total of 14-under-par 130 to win the 2018 SCGA Senior Championship by a whopping nine shots. Weston’...  »

Nannette Hill tops U.S. Women's Open qualifier at Bermuda Run
U.S. WOMEN'S OPEN/SECTIONAL QUALIFYING

Nannette Hill tops U.S. Women's Open qualifier at Bermuda Run

ADVANCE, N.C. (May 15, 2018) -- Final results from Tuesday’s U.S. Women's Open Sectional Qualifying at Bermuda Run Country Club's East Course. Nannette Hill, a professional from Pelham Manor, N.Y., fired a 4-under-par 68 in her second round t...  »

Moye widens lead with second-round 69 in N.C. Senior Amateur
N.C. SENIOR AMATEUR/BREAKING NEWS

Moye widens lead with second-round 69 in N.C. Senior Amateur

GREENSBORO, N.C. (May 15, 2018) -- Macon Moye  of Pinehurst added a 1-under-par 69 to his opening 64 at Starmount Forest Country Club to extend his lead in the 33 rd North Carolina Senior Amateur Championship to three shots. "I hit it well ...  »

Wife of PGA Tour pro Lucas Glover jailed on assault charges
PGA TOUR/BREAKING NEWS

Wife of PGA Tour pro Lucas Glover jailed on assault charges

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The wife of former U.S. Open champion and Clemson All-American Lucas Glover is facing a domestic violence charge stemming from an altercation with Glover and his mother after he missed the 54-hole cut at The Players ...  »

SCGA Senior Championship suspended, shortened to 36 holes
SCGA SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIP/BREAKING NEWS

SCGA Senior Championship suspended, shortened to 36 holes

NINETY SIX, S.C. (May 15, 2018) -- After an afternoon of heavy rain and lightning, the second round of the SCGA Senior Championship was suspended and will be resumed at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday. Twenty-one groups were still on course at the Patrio...  »

Macon Moye shoots 64, leads N.C. Senior Amateur by 2 shots
N.C. SENIOR AMATEUR/BREAKING NEWS

Macon Moye shoots 64, leads N.C. Senior Amateur by 2 shots

GREENSBORO, N.C. (May 14, 2018) -- Macon Moye  of Pinehurst fired an impressive 6-under-par 64 at Starmount Forest Country Club in Monday’s first round of the 33rd North Carolina Senior Amateur Championship to take a two-shot lead into Tuesday’s ...  »

Weston grabs first-round lead in SCGA Senior Championship
SCGA SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIP/BREAKING NEWS

Weston grabs first-round lead in SCGA Senior Championship

NINETY SIX, S.C. (May 14, 2018) -- Rich Weston  of Pawleys Island shot an opening 8-under-par 64 on Monday at The Patriot Golf Club to take a three-shot lead in the 60th SCGA Senior Championship. Spartanburg’s Stan Sill and Laurens’ Walte...  »


 
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