Sports: Golf

Aug. 02, 2013 @ 10:51 PM

Duke’s Boutier makes cut at British Open

Duke sophomore Celine Boutier played her final five holes at 2-under-par Friday on her way to carding a second straight round of even-par 72 as she made the cut at the Ricoh Women’s British Open at the St. Andrews Old Course in Scotland.

Jul. 31, 2013 @ 11:18 PM

Duke’s Boutier set for Women’s British Open

Continuing her busy summer, Duke sophomore Celine Boutier will compete in the Ricoh Women’s British Open beginning today at the St. Andrews Old Course in Scotland.

Jul. 31, 2013 @ 08:05 PM

Kim blows past leader for first major CGA title

Chapel Hill’s Gina Kim rallied to make up a four-stroke deficit to overtake first-round leader Reona Hirai of Summerville, S.C., to win the 47th Twin States Junior Girls Golf Championship on Wednesday at Mimosa Hills Golf and Country Club.

Jul. 29, 2013 @ 07:32 PM

Triangle Seniors

Jul. 19, 2013 @ 10:10 PM

Fanfare-Colleges: A look at college and other sports news in brief

NCCU football announces schedule change, moving game from Saturday Oct. 12 to Thursday Oct. 10 to accomodate national TV broadcast. Nov. 2 game will also be televised nationally.

Jul. 12, 2013 @ 11:22 PM

Fanfare-Colleges: A look at Friday's college and other sports news

Orange High School rising sophomore pitcher Bryse Wilson has been named to CBS Sports’ MaxPreps 2013 Baseball Underclass All-American Team.

Jul. 11, 2013 @ 10:57 PM

Fanfare-Colleges: A look at Thursday's college and other sports news

Hurricanes sign winger, goalie and defenseman to one-year, two-way deals ... More ...

Jul. 10, 2013 @ 12:22 AM

The greening of Duke: Rees Jones oversees course remake

The Duke University Golf Course, which is closed through Labor Day, is getting its first major facelift since 1993.

Jun. 24, 2013 @ 04:37 PM


Jun. 24, 2013 @ 02:12 AM

Eckstein tops Robinson in Championship Flight

Jeff Robinson still remembers the joy of winning the Herald-Sun Golf Classic at age 20 even though it was 32 years ago. Those thoughts crossed his mind while battling 20-year-old Todd Eckstein in Sunday’s Championship Flight final.

Jun. 23, 2013 @ 09:07 PM

FIFTH FLIGHT: Casey Ellis d. Cedell Alexander, 4 and 2

Rougemont’s Casey Ellis took care of Durham’s Cedell Alexander 4 and 2 in the fifth flight. Ellis, a Northern High graduate who is studying electronic media production at High Point University, said he was able to get into a groove as the tournament went on.

Jun. 23, 2013 @ 09:01 PM

FOURTH FLIGHT: Clark Green d. Jasiel de Oliveira, 2 and 1

The streets of the Bull City are nothing compared to the mean greens at Hillandale, retired Durham Police Department officer Clark Green suggested after beating Jasiel de Oliveira 2 and 1 in the fourth flight.

Jun. 23, 2013 @ 08:47 PM

SECOND FLIGHT: Brad Pittman d. Eddie Ball, 2-up

Durham's Brad Pittman won the title in the second flight, getting by Eddie Ball, also from Durham.

Jun. 23, 2013 @ 08:37 PM

FIRST FLIGHT: Macon Tunstall d. Cecil Lockley, 1-up

Golfers want to hit it long, and Stem's Macon Tunstall has that on his to-do list, as well. Yet the 54-year-old heating-and-air-conditioning specialist for Duke University, happy enough just being back on the links, wasn't exactly complaining after walking away from Hillandale Golf Course with some hardware on Sunday.

Jun. 23, 2013 @ 06:47 PM

Herald-Sun Classic results