Dustin Johnson announced on Tuesday afternoon that he had tested positive for COVID-19 and withdrew from this week’s PGA Tour tournament in Las Vegas.
Cynthia Andereck of Snee Farm posted a gross score of 84 while Shawn Martini of Rivertowne had a net 72 to win top honors in the Charleston Area Ladies Golf Association tournament played at Rivertowne Country Club.
The 2020 golf schedule was thrown topsy-turvy because of the coronavirus and one of the first cancellations was the Azalea Invitational, normally played in late March at the Country Club of Charleston.
Beginning this weekend and continuing each Sunday in September, Friends of the Muni is inviting local golf enthusiasts to come out for "A Walk in the Park" and see the results of the renovation and restoration that is taking place at Charleston Municipal Golf Course.
The PGA Championship set for next May at the Ocean Course on Kiawah Island has a new championship director. Ryan Ogle has been named to replace Scott Reid as director.
Jayne Pardus, who plays out of Bulls Bay Golf Club in Awendaw, captured her second straight Women's South Carolina Golf Association Senior Championship last week, scoring a 12-shot victory over runner-up Natalie Huff of the Woodlands Country Club.
Goose Creek native Katelyn Dambaugh won her first professional event Sunday with a five-stroke victory in the South Carolina Women's Open played at Cobbleston Park Golf Club in Blythewood.
Christian Woods rallied from a five-shot deficit with a final-round 64 to beat four-time winner Mike Cobb by one stroke in the 47th annual Chick Miler Invitational played at Summerville Country Club.
Charlie Kennedy of Richmond, Va., and Isabella Rawl of Lexington mastered the Country Club of Charleston's back nine Thursday to win their divisions in the Beth Daniel Junior Azalea golf tournament.
The Masters, the major known as much for the roars of the crowd as the raw beauty of Augusta National, will be on mute this year. The club decided Wednesday there will be no spectators.
Gene Zeigler of Florence opened with a 6-under-par 65, and Chloe Holder of Williamston fired a 5-under 66 Tuesday to take the opening day leads in their respective divisions of the Beth Daniel Junior Azalea golf tournament at the Country Club of Charleston. The 54-hole tournament is for juni…
Dustin Johnson, a product of Coastal Carolina University, used four back-nine birdies to card a 5-under 65 to take the lead at the PGA Championship in San Francisco on Saturday.
The 2021 PGA Championship at the Ocean Course on Kiawah Island will come during a historic stretch of seven major championships in 11 months for pro golf.
Junior golfers from six states have committed to play in the Beth Daniel Junior Azalea later this month at the Country Club of Charleston.
Terry and Terence Jenkins shot 62-59—121 and beat Andy and Anthony Balao by one stroke to win the Summerville Country Club's annual Father-Son/Daughter golf tournament. The Jenkins also won the tournament in 1995. The Balaos posted scores of 58-64—122 in the captain's choice event.
A quartet of golfers opened with 4-under-par 68s Tuesday to share the first-round lead in a tightly bunched field at the 48th Rice Planters Amateur golf tournament being played at Snee Farm Country Club. Twenty-nine of the 67 players in the field shot par or better.
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The Rice Planters Amateur golf tournament celebrates its 48th year when the prestigious event begins this week at Snee Farm Country Club in Mount Pleasant.
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There are no ticketed fans at the RBC Heritage as part of the PGA Tour's coronavirus safety policy, but hotel guests, condo renters and homeowners along the Harbour Town Golf Links are picking up some of the slack.
Former University of South Carolina golfer Matthew NeSmith has played only one PGA Tour round on the Harbour Town Golf Links, but already has a first-round 66 at the RBC Heritage to go with his 2018 marriage proposal on the 18th green.
No fans allowed. But RBC Heritage officials announced Wednesday commitments from the top five ranked players on tour: Rory McIlroy, Jon Rahm, Brooks Koepka, Justin Thomas and South Carolina native Dustin Johnson.
The coronavirus pandemic has had an unexpected impact on the Rice Planters Amateur golf tournament. It will be the first major amateur golf tournament since the virus shut down the sports world, and with the cancellation of numerous tournaments throughout the country, there has been increase…
Golfers and non-golfers alike are taking notice of what's going on at Charleston Municipal Golf Course as they travel along Maybank Highway. A lot of heavy equipment is being operated, and there's lots of dirt being moved. Views looking out toward the Stono River are vastly different.
There's good news and bad news for members of the Korn Ferry Tour, which includes a couple of golfers with South Carolina ties who are hoping to earn their way on to the PGA Tour.
The 2021 PGA Championship is still on track for its May 17-23 dates next year at The Ocean Course on Kiawah Island, but ticket sales for the tournament have been delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Steve Wilmot, the longtime tournament director of the RBC Heritage, has weathered his share of ups and downs in heading up the PGA Tour event that has been played annually since 1969 at Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island.
The PGA Tour has rescheduled the RBC Heritage golf tournament for June 18-21 on Hilton Head Island, but no spectators will be allowed.
The Masters golf tournament, originally scheduled to be played this week, is now tentatively scheduled for Nov. 9-15 after a coronavirus adjustment.
The City of Charleston's "stay at home" order to help combat the spread of the coronavirus has resulted in the temporary closure of Charleston Municipal Golf Course, which currently is in the midst of a major renovation project.
Tickets for the 2021 PGA Championship at Kiawah Island Golf Resort's Ocean Course will go on sale May 18, but fans must go through an online registration process to purchase tickets.
The Masters golf tournament is postponed but Augusta National officials hope to "safely host" the prestigious event later this year
The financial success of the mid-May major will be viewed as "a measuring stick" when the time comes for the decision-makers to pick the next slate of future sites, said tournament co-chair Roger Warren, who's also president of Kiawah Island Golf Resort.
As the city, community groups and businesses celebrate Charleston's 350th anniversary and 100 years since women won the right to vote, an effort is underway to highlight the lives of influential and, in some cases, under-celebrated women of Charleston's history.
Tweaks on the course and on the roads should make the 2021 PGA Championship a success, and changes since the 2012 event got a big boost from the former South Carolina Gov. and U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations.
Traffic solutions from the 2012 PGA Championship were a major topic of discussion Tuesday as officials for the 2021 event announced that registration for purchasing tickets has begun for the event that will return to Kiawah Island Golf Resort's Ocean Course.
Two South Carolina golfers have already notched victories this season on the PGA Tour's developmental circuit and are in good position to earn spots on next season's PGA Tour.
Andrew Novak, a former golf standout at Academic Magnet High School in Charleston and at Wofford College, scored the biggest victory of his pro golf career last weekend.
Friends of the Muni has raised funds for improving Charleston Municipal Golf Course, which began a multi-million dollar renovation earlier this year.
Don't bet against Chuck Sutherlin if he has an 8-iron in his hands, especially if it's on the third hole of the Oak Point nine at Wescott Golf Club. Sutherlin scored two holes-in-one on the same hole in less than a week's time.
When Pete Dye passed away Jan. 9 at the age of 94, I immediately thought back to numerous encounters at the Ocean Course and Harbour Town with the famed golf course designer and his late wife, Alice.
The dirt shoveled Thursday at Charleston Municipal Golf Course was ceremonial, but area golfers are eagerly anticipating more dirt being moved over the next few months as the long-awaited renovation project officially began.
World Golf Hall of Fame member Pete Dye, who designed some of the world's top golf courses including the Ocean Course at Kiawah Island Golf Resort and Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island, died Thursday at the age of 94.
Lea Anne Brown of Mount Pleasant is the Women's South Carolina Golf Association Senior Player of the Year for the sixth straight year.
Emma Schimpf is The Post and Courier's high school girls golfer of the year, and she is joined on the All-Lowcountry golf team by her sister Abigail.