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.
The 2021 PGA Championship is still 18 months away but you may want to start thinking now about golf's second major if you plan to buy tickets or volunteer for the event to be played at Kiawah Island Golf Resort's Ocean Course.
A year from now, golfers are going to find themselves playing a much different Charleston Municipal Golf Course with a $3 million renovation and restoration project on target to start in January.
The PGA of America and Kiawah Island Golf Resort held a Tee-Off Reception Wednesday in Charleston for the 2021 PGA Championship that will be held at the Ocean Course on Kiawah Island.
Jayne Pardus of Mount Pleasant scored a 4 and 3 victory over Rachel Wyatt to win the Women's South Carolina Golf Association Match Play Championship held at Palmetto Golf Club in Aiken.
Wando High School golfer Regan Clifford was the individual medalist in the Charleston Classic Invitational girls' high school golf tournament played at RiverTowne Country Club.
PGA Tour golfer Jonathan Byrd, a former Clemson star, is using social media in hopes of finding a kidney donor for his mother.
Rosie Jones ran away with the Senior Professional division for the second straight year Saturday in the South Carolina Women's Open played on Seabrook Island Club's Ocean Winds course.
Two golfers who will play collegiately in South Carolina won their respective divisions Thursday in the Beth Daniel Junior Azalea at the Country Club of Charleston.
R.J. Keur of Summerville shot 69-68—137 to win the U.S. Amateur Sectional Qualifying Tournament played at Colleton River's Dye Course in Bluffton. The former Fort Dorchester High School standout edged Hilton Head's Andrew Orischak by one shot.
Bob and Chris Asbell won the Summerville Country Club Father-Son/Daughter golf tournament for the ninth time in 12 years, shooting a score of 59-61—120. Mike Cobb and J Gable finished second at 122 while Andy and Anthony Balao took third with a score of 123.
The month of June was full of change in regards to local high school coaching positions, as several schools saw changes within the coaching roster, with more to come over the next few weeks.
Golfweek recently released its rankings of South Carolina's Best Courses You Can Play and Kiawah Island Golf Resort's Ocean Course, which will host the 2021 PGA Championship, is at the top of the list.
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.
Gene Sapakoff column: Jeongeun Lee6 pulled off a Cinderella victory at the 74th U.S. Women's Open but there were six other stars over a remarkable week at the Country Club of Charleston
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.
Gene Sapakoff column: The LPGA Tour, on full display at the U.S. Women's Open in Charleston, has a powerful message for the sport and for young girls but needs the help of the men's tour to grow the game of golf.
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.
Gene Sapakoff column: Catch a rising star at the U.S. Women's Open; Jennifer Kupcho won the 2018 NCAA championship, the 2019 Augusta National Women's Amateur and makes her pro debut in Charleston
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.