The untold story I wanted to write this year is the same story I want to write every year. I always ask myself the same question after attending the Amateur Championship: Will the winner make it in the professional ranks?
Team USA's Walker Cup practice session is set to begin Wednesday, and some major names were left off the squad, including world No. 1 amateur Ollie Schniederjans and 2013 Walker Cupper Jordan Niebrugge.
Tim Mickelson and partner/former San Diego golfer Jake Yount qualified for U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship – the USGA’s newest championship – on Monday at Poppy Hills GC in Pebble Beach, Calif.
Brad Faxon, a former Ouimet Memorial Tournament winner, will be honored by the Francis Ouimet Scholarship Fund for lifelong contributions to golf.
Bryson Dechambeau, a junior at SMU, has become one of the top players in college golf despite balancing the workload of a physics major and a demanding practice schedule.
Bill Walbert couldn't make his qualifier for the U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship. Luckily, his partner Brent Grant shot 9-under 63 playing his own ball to earn the pair a trip to The Olympic Club next year.
A group of elite amateurs has been selected for the traditional Walker Cup practice session, which will take place Dec. 17-20 at Frederica Golf Club on St. Simons Island, Ga.
Andreas Halvorsen, a top junior out of Norway, will forgo the chance to play collegiate golf, saying that he has all he needs at a golf academy in Florida.
Bob Beach serves as a positive example among the PGA of America's ranks after the fallout of former president Ted Bishop.
Antonio Murdaca became the first Australian winner of the Asia-Pacific Amateur on Sunday, and will reap the benefits on the other side of the world in April.
Brady Exber claimed the Stocker Cup title on Friday, but not before meeting Herbie Aikens in sudden death.
Antonio Murdaca hit the gas Saturday at the Asia-Pacific Amateur, and will take an eight-shot lead into the final round at Royal Melbourne Golf Club’s Composite Course.
At Royal Melbourne Golf Club, a handful of Australians are taking advantage of having the Asia-Pacific Amateur move south to their homeland. Two Aussies lead the field, and five more are T-11 or better.
It’s time to recognize the role of your golf course superintendent.
Todd Sinnott of Australia leads the Asia-Pacific Amateur after a calculated 5-under 67 on Thursday at Royal Melbourne’s Composite Course in Melbourne, Australia.
A coveted invitation to the Masters is on the table this week for the game’s best amateurs, but it’s a world away from Augusta National’s groomed fairways.
Joe Jaspers won the Golfweek Amateur Tour Championship at Hilton Head, S.C.
Nearly every kid growing up in Canada dreams of playing in the NHL. For successful amateur golfer Garrett Rank, it'll be a bit different as he starts his officiating career in the AHL this season.
Texas won its fourth Men’s State Team Championships, beating out Florida by three strokes in the biennial USGA tournament.
The USGA's six-day championships offer a close-up examination of many of the top amateurs in the world – yielding some highlights from the U.S. Senior Amateur at Big Canyon Country Club.
Australian Antonio Murdaca finished the Asia-Pacific Amateur seven shots clear of the field to earn the trophy and an invitation to the 2015 Masters.
After three rounds of the Asia-Pacific Amateur at Royal Melbourne, Antonio Murdaca has created an eight-shot lead.
The Asia-Pacific Amateur is underway at Royal Melbourne in Australia. Through 36 holes, the Australians have fared well.
The Asia-Pacific Amateur is underway at scenic Royal Melbourne Golf Club in Australia. Todd Sinnott of Australia leads after Round 1.
View images of the top Amateurs of 2013.
Check out images from Walker Cup practice sessions Friday at National Golf Links in Southampton, N.Y., where the U.S. is taking on the Great Britain & Ireland team this weekend.
Matt Fitzpatrick defeated Oliver Goss 4 and 3 to win the 113th U. S. Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass.
Check out some photos from the morning round of the 113th U. S. Amateur final round at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass.
View images from Saturday's semifinals at the U. S. Amateur at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass.
Matt Fitzpatrick will face Oliver Goss in the U. S. Amateur finals. View images of Matt Fitzpatrick during the week of match play at the U. S. Amateur.
Oliver Goss faces Matt Fitzpatrick in the U. S. Amateur finals. View images from the week during match play at the U. S. Amateur of Australia's Oliver Goss who plays for University of Tennessee.
U.S. Amateur finalists Oliver Goss and Matthew Fitzpatrick throw out ceremonial first pitches at the Boston Red Sox vs. New York Yankees game on Saturday evening.
View images from the quarterfinals of the U. S. Amateur at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass.
View images from the second round of the day for some players, the Round of 16, during the U. S. Amateur at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass.
Check out a few pictures from the Round of 32 at the U. S. Amateur at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass.
View images from the 2013 U. S. Amateur at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass.
Here are images from sectional qualifying for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion.
Check out photos from the first round of the 2013 Jones Cup in Sea Island, Ga.
Check out images from Sunday at Cherry Hills.
Images from Saturday at Cherry Hills Country Club.
The eight quarterfinalists at the 2014 U.S. Amateur dish on which hole is their favorite on Atlanta Athletic Club's Highlands course.
Our Tracy Wilcox set up her GoPro camera at the U.S. Amateur scoreboard at Atlanta Athletic Club.
Our Lance Ringler sat down with Players Amateur tournament director Steve Wilmot.
Watch the final-round and tournament recap from the 2014 Players Amateur, presented by Nautica.
Garrett Rank leads by six shots after the third round of the 2014 Players Amateur -- see what he and his pursuers had to say about Saturday's round as our Lance Ringler offers his analysis.
See Garrett Rank talk about his course-record 62 during the second round of the 2014 Players Amateur as our Lance Ringler and Julie Williams run through the highlights of the tournament's second day.
See what the contenders had to say after a strong first round in the 2014 Players Amateur at Berkeley Hall in Bluffton, S.C.
A look back at the 2013 Golfweek Amateur Tour Championship.
Four-time U.S. Mid-Amateur champion Nathan Smith, a member of the 2009 and 2011 Walker cup teams, shows off his swing from multiple angles.
Take a look at the swing of New Year's Invitational winner Brandon Hagy, a redshirt sophomore at Cal.
Asher Wildman runs into Emmy Award-Winning Sportscaster Joe Buck at the U.S. Women's Amateur at Old Warson Country Club in St. Louis. Find out who Joe thinks is going to win!