Sean Fairholm - Page 5


A 2014 graduate of NC State's PGA Golf Management program, I spent two and a half years as a golf writer for our school's daily paper while becoming a Best Practice writer and Social Media Developer at PGA Magazine for three years. I am now a PGA Professional and work as the Reader Engagement Coordinator for The Post. 

Fun Fact: I was convinced to start playing golf after watching Tiger battle Bob May in the 2000 PGA Championship.

Handicap: 2.6

Favorite Courses: Have played TPC Sawgrass, TPC Scottsdale, Glen Abbey, We-Ko-Pa, Blue Monster at Doral, Tobacco Road, Raleigh Country Club, Mid Pines, and others... Dream to play Augusta National, the Old Course, Pine Valley, and Riviera.

Twitter: @FairwayFairholm

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NEWS: U.S. Mid-Amateur, Junior Amateur Winners Exempt Into U.S. Opens

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Noah Goodwin and Erica Shepherd are granted exemptions into the 2018 U.S. Open and U.S. Women's Open, respectively. (Goodwin photo Copyright USGA/Darren Carroll) (Shepherd photo Copyright USGA/Steven Gibbons)

The amateur presence for both the U.S. Open and U.S. Women’s Open just got a boost. The USGA has announced that, starting next year, winners of the U.S. Mid-Amateur and U.S. Junior Amateur events will be exempt from qualifying for the U.S. Open. Similarly, winners of the U.S. Girls’ Junior…

NEWS: John Daly Opens Arkansas Steakhouse

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The John Daly Steakhouse is open for business in Conway, Arkansas.

John Daly has embarked on a new business venture. The popular two-time major champion opened his first steakhouse Wednesday in Conway, Ark., about 45 miles east of where Daly lives in Dardanelle. Plans for the John Daly Steakhouse were announced in December 2015 and it has finally come to fruition…

NEWS: Wally Uihlein, President and CEO of Acushnet, Announces Retirement

Wally Uihlein will leave an enduring legacy with Acushnet Company.

Wally Uihlein, longtime president and CEO of Acushnet Holdings Corp., has announced plans for his retirement, effective Jan. 1. Uihlein will stay on the company’s board of directors and become an adviser to the chairman. Parent of the Titleist and FootJoy brands, Acushnet owes much of its success to Uihlein….

NEWS: Catriona Matthew Named 2019 European Solheim Cup Captain

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Catriona Matthew at the 2017 Solheim Cup at Des Moines Golf and Country Club. (Photo Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports)

Catriona Matthew, a four-time LPGA Tour winner and nine-time Solheim Cup participant, has been named the European Solheim Cup captain for the 2019 matches in her home country of Scotland, the Ladies European Tour announced Thursday. Matthew, 48, was an unsurprising pick given her experience and Scottish roots. The PGA…

NEWS: Golfers Allegedly Threatened With Gun Over Empty Beer Cans

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An employee has been arrested after shooting his gun during an argument at Heather Highlands Golf Course.

We have seen many golf course disputes over the years, but few have escalated this quickly and for this odd of a reason. Carl and Stephanie Golding played a round of golf at Heather Highlands Golf Course in Springfield Township, Mich., this past Saturday as a part of a family…