Advertisement

Men's Golf

Chase Hanna birdies five of first six holes in professional golf debut

Golfer Chase Hanna certainly has a knack for making his birthdays memorable ones.

Gary Woodland fires 63 in second round of Canadian Open

Former University o f Kansas golfer Gary Woodland shot a 9-under 63 Friday in the second round of the Canadian Open to move to 11-under heading into the final two rounds.

Start of Digital Ally Open pushed back to Friday

Thursday's first round of the Digital Ally Open was postponed until Friday because five inches of rain fell on Nicklaus Golf Club at LionsGate in Overland Park, the web.com tour announced. The second round is scheduled for 36 holes and the golfers who make the cut are scheduled to play 36 holes Sunday.

Tease photo

Chris Thompson, hottest Saturday putter in Omaha, slips into deep freeze Sunday

Omaha — Same man, same putter, same caddie, same greens. Couldn’t miss Saturday, couldn’t make one Sunday. It even happens to men so skilled they make their livings playing golf.

Tease photo

Ex-KU All-American golfer Chris Thompson fires 29 on back nine in web.com tour event

Former Kansas All-American golfer Chris Thompson started the third round of the web.com tour’s Pinnacle Bank Championship in Omaha in atypically poor fashion and more than made up for it with a spectacular finish Saturday.

Woodland tied for 6th place

Four months after personal tragedy made him withdraw from his match with Rory McIlroy in the World Golf Championship Match Play tournament, Gary Woodland will walk 18 holes today with McIIroy in the third round of the British Open at Royal Birkdale.

Ex-KU golfer Thompson tied for 24th in Omaha

Chris Thompson shot a 1-under par 70 Friday in the second round of the Pinnacle Bank Championship in Omaha, Neb.

Tease photo

Kansas golfers active in pro, amateur tournaments

Chris Thompson shot a 3-under par 68, good for a tie for 26th place in the first round of the Pinnacle Bank Championship, a web.com tour event at The Club at Indian Creek in Omaha.

Tom Keegan: Matt Gogel driving force behind Jayhawk Club golf course facelift

When Alvamar Country Club turned 25, Matt Gogel was a member of the University of Kansas golf team. When it turns 50 under a different name next year, he’ll take pride in being a driving force behind its facelift.

Tease photo

Larry Hadden wins first Ross Randall Par 3 Shootout

Some of the best golfers in the Kansas City/Lawrence area descended Monday on Twin Oaks, a golf learning center that features a driving range, a nine-hole pitch-and-putt course and lessons from teaching pro Jeff Burey, located off K-10 on the western edge of Eudora. By Tom Keegan

Tease photo

Tom Keegan: Local pros honor Ross Randall with tournament in Eudora

More than 40 years ago, Ross Randall noticed that a young boy at his summer golf camp didn’t have a pair of golf shoes. He also noticed the boy had unusually large feet for his age. So Randall grabbed a pair from his garage and gave them to the boy, who was delighted to find that his first pair of golf shoes fit just right and not only that they were worn by a golfer who used to compete against Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer, Gary Player and Lee Trevino.

Thompson misses cut in Springfield

Chris Thompson of Lawrence, a two-time golf All-American at University of Kansas, shot rounds of 70 and 74 to finish 2-over par, five strokes off the cut line in the Lincoln Land Charity Championship, a web.com tour event in Springfield, Ill.

Tease photo

Former Kansas golfer Ryan Vermeer in PGA Championship field

Vermeer, 39, made the field on his first try after winning the Nebraska Section championship and then finished in a seven-way tie for ninth in the PGA Professional Championship earlier this week. The top 20 in a field of 312 club professionals earned a spot in the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow in Charlotte, N.C., Aug. 10-13.

Tease photo

Tom Keegan: Ross Randall Par 3 Shootout set for Twin Oaks in June

The mad scientist in long-time club pro Jeff Burey has come up with another terrific idea for an unconventional, entertaining day of golf.

Kansas fades deeper from contention at NCAA men's golf regional

Too many big numbers dotted too many Kansas scorecards Tuesday during the second day of the NCAA men’s golf regional at The University of Texas Golf Club in Austin.

August 2017
July 2017
April 2017
May 2014
December 2013
May 2011
September 2010
June 2010
September 2009
August 2009
June 2009
September 2008
September 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007

Previous