Junior Samantha Fuller paced UNLV women’s golf with a sixth-finish at the Rebel Beach Invitational played at the team’s home course, Spanish Trail, on Monday and Tuesday. Overall, the Rebels finished ninth.
A’s announcer Ken Korach and Vince Catroneo, his broadcast partner, hit the fairways often together to rejuvenate and form bonds with players, coaches and others.
In the championship division, Daren Johnson, a three-time champion in 2019 including the Nevada State Mid-Amateur, dethroned Fryatt, who had earned the award from 2015-2018.
There is a possibility that the LPGA Tour could return to Las Vegas for the first time since the 2006 Takefuji Classic.
Thirty-six big names from sports and entertainment are scheduled to play in the inaugural Westgate Resorts Celebrity Classic in April at the Las Vegas Country Club.
Tiger Woods and Kobe Bryant arrived at roughly the same time in 1996. Woods won the first of his 82 titles on the PGA Tour on Oct. 6, 1996, at the Las Vegas Invitational. Bryant made his first appearance for the Lakers the following month.
He hasn’t broken 70 in his first round of the year since a 69 on the North at Torrey in 2011.
The awards took on a feel of the Academy Awards. There were heartfelt speeches from honorees, thanking spouses, family, friends and mentors. Even tears were shed.
World Golf Hall of Fame golf course architect Pete Dye died Jan. 9, leaving behind a mesmerizing trail of iconic and beautiful layouts across the globe.
Most golfers resolve to play more golf in 2020, and some local organizations can make that easier and more enjoyable.