Category: Amateur

QUICK TAKE: China’s Ye Is A Rising Talent In The Women’s Game View More
Angelina Lei Ye plays her tee shot on the eighth hole during the first round of match play at the 2017 U.S. Girls' Junior at Boone Valley Golf Club in Augusta, Mo. on Wednesday, July 26, 2017. (Copyright USGA/Steven Gibbons)

QUICK TAKE: China’s Ye Is A Rising Talent In The Women’s Game

LEWISTON, N.Y. | Lei “Angelina” Ye arrived at this week’s Women’s Porter Cup riding a bit of a streak. “It’s been a pretty good year so far,” she said, not giving herself as much credit as she should. Ye, a 17-year-old from China who attends the IMG Academy in Bradenton,…

NEWS: U.S. Goes Deep To Take 4-2 Lead In Curtis Cup View More
Lilia Vu was one of the most outstanding performers for the U.S. on day one at the Curtis Cup. (Photo: USGA)

NEWS: U.S. Goes Deep To Take 4-2 Lead In Curtis Cup

SCARSDALE, NEW YORK | The depth of U.S. women’s amateur golf was on full display during the first day of the 40th Curtis Cup Match. Captain Virginia Derby Grimes’ American team ended the day leading, 4-2, winning one of the morning four-ball matches and halving the other two. Then the…

QUICK TAKE: The Busy Life of Andrea Lee View More
Andrea Lee got an unexpected call to play in last week's U.S. Women's Open. (Photo: John David Mercer, USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: The Busy Life of Andrea Lee

SCARSDALE, NEW YORK | Granted, she’s 19, which means her fatigue factor is different than those with a few more years on them. But the schedule Stanford sophomore Andrea Lee is keeping on her way to the Curtis Cup wears you out just hearing her talk about it. For starters,…

NEWS: Oklahoma State Dominates Alabama To Capture 11th NCAA Championship View More
The Oklahoma State Cowboys won the 2018 NCAA Championship. (Photo: Oklahoma State)

NEWS: Oklahoma State Dominates Alabama To Capture 11th NCAA Championship

Capping off one of the best seasons in college golf history, Oklahoma State won the NCAA Championship on Wednesday by shutting out Alabama in the match-play final at their home course, Karsten Creek Golf Club in Stillwater, Okla. The Cowboys are the first No. 1 seed to win since the…

NEWS: Hammer, Barber Put On Clinic In Four-Ball Romp View More
Cole Hammer, left, and Garrett Barber won the 2018 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball at Jupiter Hills Club in Tequesta, Fla. (Copyright USGA/Darren Carroll)

NEWS: Hammer, Barber Put On Clinic In Four-Ball Romp

TEQUESTA, FLORIDA | Cole Hammer and Garrett Barber were the two highest-ranked players in the field coming into the fourth U.S. Amateur Four-Ball. By end of play on Wednesday evening, everyone understood why. The two 18-year-olds obliterated the competition at Jupiter Hills Golf Club, partnering to win 31 holes while…

PODCAST: Lilia Vu Talks NCAAs, Curtis Cup View More
Lilia Vu has enjoyed a splendid career as a UCLA Bruin. (Photo: UCLA Athletics)

PODCAST: Lilia Vu Talks NCAAs, Curtis Cup

This week on the PostCast, Lilia Vu joins Cassie Stein to talk about the upcoming NCAA Championship and the Curtis Cup. Vu, the No. 1 player in the women’s World Amateur Golf Ranking, is “very excited” about the next few weeks. On Friday, she begins play with her UCLA teammate…