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Brandon Brown gets Big Break

Current member to play in Reno-Tahoe Open   Myrtle Beach, S.C. – August 2, 2012 – Current member Brandon Brown didn’t mince words when talking about his event exemption into the PGA TOUR’s Reno-Tahoe Open this week.   “It’s a dream come true,” said Brown, who has five NGA TOUR […]


Nicklaus Companies teams up with Sub-Zero and Wolf

Nicklaus Companies teams up with Sub-Zero and Wolf to offer home appliances for the luxury real estate market Two iconic American brands join forces as legendary golfer Jack Nicklaus expands the reach of his lifestyle brand around the world. Jack Nicklaus and the Nicklaus Companies have selected Sub-Zero and Wolf […]


Alex Ellis Qualifies for U.S. Amateur Championship

KERRVILLE, TEXAS – College of Charleston junior men’s golfer Alex Ellis punched his ticket to the 2012 U.S. Amateur Championship August 13-19 at Cherry Hills Country Club in Denver, Colo.   Ellis, who shot rounds of 70-68 for a 6-under 138 at the Riverhill Country Club, will join fellow CofC […]


Jimmy Hazen, Chris Walling share TimberCreek lead

Twelve golfers within four shots of lead   Daphne, Ala. – July 28, 2012 – Jimmy Hazen shot a 6-under 65 in the third round of the NGA Tour’s TimberCreek Golf Classic on Saturday to join second-round leader Chris Walling atop the leaderboard.   After starting the day T7, Hazen, […]


Chris Walling leads TimberCreek Golf Classic

Second round halted at 8 p.m.   Daphne, Ala. – July 27, 2012 – Chris Walling of Lake Charles, La., backed up his opening-round 66 with a 6-under 65 in the second round and was atop the leaderboard of the NGA TOUR’s TimberCreek Golf Classic when play was halted at […]


Patrick Wilkes-Krier holds lead at TimberCreek

Severe weather pushes Round 1 into Friday   Daphne, Ala. – July 26, 2012 – Patrick Wilkes-Krier fired a 6-under 65 in the opening round of the NGA TOUR’s TimberCreek Golf Classic on Thursday and held a one-shot lead when play was suspended.   Wilkes-Krier of Orlando, Fla., went bogey-free […]


John Duke Hudson Named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar

NORMAN, Okla. – College of Charleston rising senior John Duke Hudson (Sonora, Texas) was honored today by the Golf Coaches Association of America as they announced the Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars.   Hudson, a Pre-Business Administration major at CofC, was one of 146 players in NCAA Division I to earn […]


David Skinns wins NGA Classic at Achasta

UT alum earns third victory of 2012, Web.com Tour exemption Dahlonega, Ga. – July 22, 2012 – David Skinns fired a final-round 63 in the NGA TOUR Classic at Achasta presented by Ace Wiring Systems on Sunday to edge Patrick Wilkes-Krier and Mark Silvers by one stroke for this third […]


Jeff Dennis, Cedric Scotto Share Clubhouse Lead at Achasta

Weather forces third round into Sunday   Dahlonega, Ga. – July 21, 2012 – After several weather delays, Jeff Dennis and Cedric Scotto were able to finish their third rounds in the NGA TOUR Classic at Achasta presented by Ace Wiring, and the duo held the clubhouse lead at 14-under […]


Mark Silvers, Evan Beirne share Achasta lead

Silvers cards a 60, sets tournament record   Dahlonega, Ga. – July 20, 2012 – Before the ink could dry on Brandon Brown’s tournament record 61, Savannah’s Mark Silvers carded an 11-under 60 in the second round of the NGA TOUR Classic at Achasta Golf Club presented by Ace Wiring […]