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Pettit leads state golfers to victory in first-ever SCIS tourney

Led by low medalist Turk Pettit (far right), the AISA team won the SCIS tournament at Callaway Gardens on Monday. (Photo coutributed)

By Tim Gayle
RRS Correspondent
(April 11, 2016)

PINE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - Turk Pettit and Davis Thompson led a strong surge down the back nine to lift the Alabama Independent School Association’s golf team to the championship of the first Southeastern Commission of Independent School s golf tournament at Callaway Gardens on Monday afternoon.


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AISA golfers to compete in new regional tourney

By Tim Gayle
RRS Correspondent
(April 10, 2016)

Davis Thompson has emerged as one of the top golfers in the state of Alabama but the Lee-Scott Academy junior can’t wait to see how he stacks up with other regional golfers in the first Southeastern Commission of Independent Schools golf tournament at Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, Ga. on Monday.


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Tamulis wins LPGA event at RTJ Capital Hill

Kris Tamulis waves to the crowd after a birdie on 17. She went on to win the 2015 Yokahama Tire LPGA Classic on Sunday. (Photo courtesy Todd Warsaw/Getty Images)

By Tim Gayle
RRS Correspondent
(August 31, 2015)

PRATTVILLE - Kris Tamulis was on the practice range when the final group hit the 18th green, ready to tie the Florida golfer and force a playoff.

Austin Ernst’s birdie try rolled past and Yani Tseng’s 10-foot shot lipped out, giving Tamulis her first-ever LPGA win at the Yokohama Tire Classic at Capitol Hill’s Senator course on Sunday afternoon.


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Local college flavor adds to interest in Yokohama Tire Classic

Emily Talley is one of seven golfers from the University of Alabama in the field of the Yokohama Tire Classic this weekend. (Photo contributed)

By Tim Gayle
RRS Correspondent
(August 27, 2015)

The Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic returns to the Senator course at Capitol Hill for the eighth time and will feature four of the previous winners in the 2015 event.

Defending champion M.J. Hur won the event last year with a record-setting performance as she shot a 21-under to easily hold off Stacy Lewis.

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Impressive final round lifts Piercy to Barbasol title

Scott Piercy coasted to a victory in the Barbasol Championship on Sunday. (Staff Photo)

By Tim Gayle
RRS Correspondent
(July 20, 2015)

OPELIKA – Scott Piercy’s recent struggles on the golf course were almost a distant memory as he walked the back nine of the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Grand National, armed with a four-stroke lead.

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Piercy, Barnes lead heading into final round of Barbasol Championship

Scott Piercy is the co-leader after three rounds of the Barbasol Championship. (Photo courtesy PGA)

By Tim Gayle
RRS Correspondent
(July 19, 2015)

OPELIKA – Scott Piercy and Ricky Barnes were paired together in Saturday’s third round of the Barbasol Championship as two of the nine golfers with a two-day total of 135.

After both shot a 6-under-65 on Saturday, the two will be paired again in the last group chasing the championship at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Grand National.

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Top of leaderboard has International flair at Barbasol Championship

By Tim Gayle
RRS Correspondent
(July 18, 2015)

OPELIKA – Sam Saunders wasn’t complaining about his second-round play, but suddenly the Barbasol Championship leaderboard has some international flavor.

Saunders shot a one-under-70 to complete the first two days of competition at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Grand National with an 8-under, but South Korean Whee Kim and Australian-born Mark Hensby were a little better on Friday and shared the lead at 9-under.

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Saunders takes first-round lead in Barbasol Championship

By Tim Gayle
RRS Correspondent
(July 16, 2015)

OPELIKA – Sam Saunders likes the way his ball is flying off the club in the Barbasol Championship. By the way, his putting isn’t bad, either.

Saunders shot a 7-under on the first day of competition at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Grand National to take a one-shot lead over second-place Jason Gore.

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Thompson ready for Barbasol Championship

By Tim Gayle
RRS Correspondent
(July 15, 2015)

OPELIKA – Michael Thompson has always played a good round of golf in the Auburn-Opelika area.

So with his professional career in need of a boost, he’s thankful for the newest PGA Tour stop at the Grand National on the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail.

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Sadie revives Arrowhead Invitational

By Tim Gayle
RRS Correspondent
(June 12, 2015)

What better way to showcase Arrowhead Country Club than reviving the men’s invitational golf tournament?

That was the logical deduction of Arrowhead general manager John Sadie, who patterned the June 26-28 event after the city championship he hosted for so many years while the golf pro at Lagoon Park.


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Tide repeats as national champions in golf

Alabama won its second consecutive title in golf on Wednesday. (Photo courtesy Unv. Alabama Athletics)


Contributed
(May 29, 2014)

HUTCHINSON, Kan. – The Alabama men’s golf team won its second consecutive NCAA Championship Wednesday, beating Oklahoma State 4-1 in match play on the par-70, 6,941-yard Prairie Dunes Country Club.


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Top-ranked Alabama golf team advances to finals of NCAA Championship

Trey Mullinax and the Alabama golf team qualified for its third straight championship round. (Photo courtesy Alabama Athletic Dept.)

Contributed
(May 28, 2014)

HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Alabama advanced to its third straight NCAA Championships Finals with a 4-1 win over No. 3-seeded LSU Tuesday afternoon the par-70, 6,941-yard Prairie Dunes Country Club.


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Faulkner men's golf team leads national tourney after second day

Contributed
(May 15, 2014)

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Faulkner’s men's golf team moved up from second place and holds a two-stroke advantage atop the 29-team field in the NAIA National Championship at LPGA International.


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