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Taking A Peake At A Senior Amateur Iron Man

After leaving behind careers as a restaurant owner and Georgia state representative, Allen Peake has become a senior amateur iron man. Our Sean...

Sarah Ingram

With Curtis Cup Captaincy, Ingram Savors Renaissance

After being away from the game for 22 years following a stellar amateur career in the 1980s and '90s, Sarah Ingram started working...

Lukas Michel

Quarantined Michel Reflects On Amateur’s Dream Come True 

Lukas Michel lived every amateur golfer’s dream in November – if that dream means flying halfway around the world on Masters Sunday after...

Jill Thornhill, Caroline Weeks

A Legendary Mother-Daughter Match Marks Rich Amateur History

Any time now, mother Jill Thornhill, aged 78, will be playing daughter Caroline Weeks, 57, in the second round of the Women’s Match-Play...

Blue-Collar Roots Led Delcher To Form Players Amateur

Duke Delcher has competed in 27 USGA championships across more than five decades, he played in the Walker Cup as a 41-year-old and...


Senior Amateur Stalwart Lutz Scales Back

In the world of senior amateur golf, few people have assembled as impressive a playing résumé over the past decade as Chip Lutz....

Paul Simson

Paul Simson Says It’s Great To Be A Super Senior

Ask 69-year old Paul Simson how many golf tournaments he has won and he laughs. The number is somewhere north of 200 but...

Bruce Heppler

Building A Buzz

Georgia Tech Celebrates A Quarter Century With Heppler

When Georgia Tech's Tyler Strafaci recently won the U.S. Amateur, he became the third of Yellow Jackets coach Bruce Heppler's charges to capture...

Oliva Pinto, Strafaci Handle Bizarre Ending With Grace

There are many painful ways to lose a match at the U.S. Amateur. But few can compare to what transpired Thursday at Bandon...

Aman Gupta

Aman Gupta Capitalizing On His Opportunity At U.S. Am

Aman Gupta got into the U.S. Amateur as the first alternate and has taken full advantage of the opportunity. He opened stroke play...

Andy Ogletree

Jackets’ Summer Buzz Muted By Spring Cancellation

Georgia Tech has been shining on the rebooted southern circuit of amateur events. The red-hot summer leaves the Yellow Jackets lamenting how cool...

Morgan Pressel

Amateurs Have Rich History At U.S. Women’s Open

Few professional tournaments have showcased amateurs like the U.S. Women's Open has. Our Sean Fairholm has the story.