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After playing a few holes Wednesday at the Country Club of Charleston, Ariya Jutanugarn came to the conclusion that defending her title in the U.S. Women's Open golf championship won't be easy. But she already knew that because of how difficult it was to win the crown jewel of women's golf f…

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The 2019 U.S. Women's Open Championship will be played May 30-June 2 at the Country Club of Charleston, and if you are dreaming of playing in the tournament, you need to be aware that entries for sectional qualifying  begin Wednesday.

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Robert C. "Bob" McNair's obituary rightfully recognized the part-time Kiawah Island resident for being the owner of the Houston Texans and for his philanthropy. But McNair, who died Nov. 23 at the age of 81, also was an important part of golf in the Charleston area.

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The Medical University of South Carolina will be providing onsite health and wellness services and junior programs for the 2019 U.S. Women's Open Golf Championship that will be played May 30-June 2 at the Country Club of Charleston.

The announcement Thursday that plans are in place to renovate Charleston Municipal Golf Course was welcome news to the local golf community that has long advocated updating the 89-year-old course.

Two Charleston golfers came up just short, earning alternate positions in qualifying for the 2019 U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship held at Florence Country Club. The teams of Cody Proveaux of Lexington and Zach McLain of Gilbert shot 60 to earn medalist honors while Blake Taylor of Wilmin…

Making a hole-in-one, especially the first one, is a memorable experience for a golfer. On Aug. 22, three Snee Farm Country Club members got to share that memory with each other, all scoring their first ace within minutes of each other.

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With the PGA Championship underway in St. Louis this weekend, South Carolina golf fans are likely gazing ahead to 2021, when the event returns to Kiawah Island and the world-famous Ocean Course.

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Drayton Stewart of Charleston shot 69-68-72—209 to beat Columbia's Bronson Myers by one shot and win the 69th Carolinas Junior Boys golf championship played at the Members Club at Woodcreek in Elgin. Spencer Oxendine of Fayetteville, N.C., Christopher Sperrazza of Raleigh, N.C., and Ian Faul…

Waymon Thomas shot a 2-under-par 70 and Regan Clifford posted a 78 Tuesday to lead the boys and girls 13-18 age groups in the Junior Al Esposito golf tournament being played at Municipal Golf Course.

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In the end, they threw a party. It had been a two-year effort to finalize the sale of Bay Tree Golf Plantation, a 54-hole complex in Little River that had occupied its place on South Carolina's Grand Strand since 1972. The final days included a going-out-of-business sale that offered everyth…

There was a noticeable and understandable change in demeanor when Jonathan Brightwell walked off the 18th green at Snee Farm Country Club for the second time Saturday.

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The sight of dump trucks and front end loaders has been as common as golf carts scurrying down the fairways at the Country Club of Charleston. The revving of diesel engines and the beeping from heavy equipment backing up have been commonplace at the nearly century-old facility built on the c…

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For some, golf can be a traumatic, stressful sport. But for those who have confronted real trauma and stress, golf can heal. PGA Hope Charleston is a local chapter of a national program that offers golf lessons to help veterans cope with post-traumatic stress disorder and other disabilities from their service. It's the largest chapter in the country. 

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For Brian Gerard, accepting awards for Kiawah Island Resort’s Ocean Course has become a regular occasion. But whether from one of the nation’s top golf publications — which have designated Pete Dye’s 1991 masterpiece as the “toughest golf course in America” — or from the South Carolina Golf …