Those beauty shots of the Country Club of Charleston and the Lowcountry during the U.S. Women's Open golf tournament looked fantastic on Fox Sports last weekend, but the TV ratings weren't as great.
Even before the final putt fell Sunday in the 2019 U.S. Women's Open, there has been a buzz about the Country Club of Charleston.
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Jeongeun Lee6 — you can just call her "Six" — has big plans for the first $1 million first prize in the 74-year history of the U.S. Women's Open.
Golf is a longtime anchor of the tourist business in the state, which has played host to a growing list of one-off events, from the legendary 1991 Ryder Cup to the U.S. Women's Open championship that got underway Thursday.
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Denmark's Nanna Koerstz Madsen was a Gamecock briefly, spending one semester in 2014 playing golf for the University of South Carolina before turning professional.
Lightning struck an oak tree along the 18th fairway at the Country Club of Charleston on Friday afternoon during the second round of the U.S. Women's Open.
Mother Nature hit the shot of the day at the U.S. Women's Open on Friday, as a lightning strike split an oak tree along the 18th fairway at the Country Club of Charleston.
The Fox TV cameras had shut down and much of the crowd at the Country Club of Charleston had fled the heat when Gina Kim knocked the first round of the U.S. Women's Open sideways.
There's a reason some of the players in Charleston for the 2019 U.S. Women's Open look really young. Alexa Pano of Lake Worth, Fla., is 14. Megha Ganne of Holmdel, N.J., is 15. Paris Hilinski of La Quinta, Calif., and Reagan Zibilski of Springfield, Mo., also are 15.
Someone asked defending U.S. Women’s Open champ Ariya Jutanugarn about the challenge of playing a major golf tournament at the Country Club of Charleston during this week’s furnace forecast.
Marina Alex stood on her tip toes, deep in the cavernous bunker that drops down from the right side of the 11th green at the Country Club of Charleston.
American stars Michelle Wie and Stacy Lewis criticize famed golf teacher Hank Haney for controversial remarks regarding women's golf and the U.S. Women's Open.
Austin Ernst doesn't have a lot of experience at the Country Club of Charleston, site of this week's U.S. Women's Open Golf Championship. But she has won a golf tournament in the Charleston area on a Seth Raynor-designed golf course.
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Inbee Park struggled to play 10 practice holes in Monday's 100-degree heat at the Country Club of Charleston, and then found herself too tired to venture out to sample Charleston's famed dining scene.
The U.S. Golf Association announced Tuesday it was bumping up the total purses for the 2019 U.S. Men's and Women's Open championships by $500,000 each, and that the winner in Charleston this week will receive a record $1 million.
Few know the Country Club of Charleston better than Beth Daniel. Here are the Hall of Famer's tips for watching the U.S. Women's Open this week
When the Clemson women's golf team came to Charleston for a tournament in March, head coach Kelley Hester pointed out the Country Club of Charleston to her top assistant, Heather Bowie Young, and said, "That's where (the U.S. Women's Open) is, and you're going to qualify."
The top women's golfers in the world are in Charleston for the 74th U.S. Women's Open Championship at the Country Club of Charleston. The competition begins Thursday, but there is plenty to see beginning Tuesday.
The new documentary “Loopers: The Caddie’s Long Walk” transcends golf and entertains on many levels. Bill Murray’s narration is pretty cool, too.
The 2019 U.S. Women's Open won't begin until the players manage to negotiate the 11th hole at the Country Club of Charleston.
Team Charleston won the PGA Secretary's Cup that was played as part of the run-up to the PGA Championship at Bethpage (N.Y.) State Park.
American star Michelle Wie has withdrawn from the U.S. Women's Open golf championship set for next week at the Country Club of Charleston.
Charleston's Beth Daniel, co-chair of the U.S. Women's Open this week at her home course at the Country Club of Charleston, has a painful history with the major championship.
Kathy Baker, who grew up in Lake Wylie, won the 1985 U.S. Women's Open, and Jane Geddes of Summerville was the winner in 1986.
Complete pairings for the opening two rounds won't be released until Saturday, but here's a sneak peek at several of the top groupings for the U.S. Women's Open to be played May 30-June 2 in Charleston.
Chris Asbell won't soon forget his five-shot victory Sunday in the Charleston City Amateur. Not only did it help ease the sting of finishing second in the tournament a year ago, but Asbell will also remember it for the way the round started.
The Country Club of Charleston, site of the 2019 U.S. Women's Open, was established more than a century ago in the city where golf was introduced to America in 1739.
Stacey Tomlinson got her putter working Wednesday and cruised to her third straight victory in the Charleston Ladies City Amateur at Municipal Golf Course.
The U.S. Women's Open is only a few weeks away so now is the time to begin brushing up on your women's golf knowledge for the event that will be played May 30-June 2 at the Country Club of Charleston.
Alexa Pano has qualified for the U.S. Women's Open at the Country Club of Charleston at age 14. You might know her from Netflix.
The U.S. Golf Association is bringing yet another championship to Charleston, announcing Monday that the 2023 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship will be played at the Kiawah Island Club's Cassique and River courses.
Spectators who drive to the 2019 U.S Women's Open Championship at the Country Club of Charleston will be shuttled from Citadel Mall about six miles away, organizers said Tuesday.
Jennifer Kupcho, the Wake Forest senior who won the first U.S. Women's Amateur event at Augusta National this month, turned down her automatic invite to the U.S. Women's Open in Charleston to turn pro but earned a spot Monday by winning a qualifying tournament in Greensboro, N.C.
There are no indications for commuters heading out of downtown Charleston and crossing the Wappoo Cut Bridge that the most important women's golf tournament in the world is just a couple of good golf shots and four weeks away.
The month of May is going to be a busy time for the folks at Charleston Municipal Golf Course with both the Men's City Amateur and the Ladies' and Senior Ladies' amateurs being held in back-to-back fashion.
Most spectators heading to the RBC Heritage this weekend will turn southeast on Highway 278 from I-95 en route to Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island.
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Although there are fewer golf courses than the last time the South Carolina Golf Course Owners Association initiated a study on the game's economic impact in the state, revenues have improved and golfer expenditures remain good or better.
Gene Sapakoff column: Kyle Stanley has played well in the rain and sunshine this week at the Masters, which bodes well for the former Clemson golfer going into Sunday's final round.
The Augusta National Golf Club, aiming to get ahead of rainy weather and possible thunderstorms forecast for late Sunday afternoon, announced a rare time change for the final round of the Masters.