Posts tagged with: "Peggy Kirk Bell"

QUICK TAKE: U.S. Women’s Open Return to Pine Needles an Ode to Peggy Kirk Bell View More
Cristie Kerr putts during the 2007 U.S. Women's Open at Pine Needles. (Photo Credit: Brandon Malone, Action Images)

QUICK TAKE: U.S. Women’s Open Return to Pine Needles an Ode to Peggy Kirk Bell

They’re coming back to the Sandhills. On Tuesday, the USGA announced that the U.S. Women’s Open would return to Pine Needles Lodge & Golf Club the first week of June 2022. It will be the record fourth time the U.S. Women’s Open has been at Pine Needles and the first…

Golf Icon Peggy Kirk Bell, 95, Changed the Game View More
Peggy Kirk Bell on the second floor of the golf club overlooking the Pine Needles Golf Course in Pinehurst. (Photo credit: Fayetteville Observer)

Golf Icon Peggy Kirk Bell, 95, Changed the Game

On Wednesday evening, with her family nearby, Peggy Kirk Bell passed away at age 95. If you were fortunate enough to have known Mrs. Bell, it’s sad news but it comes with a caveat. It’s impossible not to smile when you think about who Peggy Kirk Bell was and what…