Golfweek takes its second national ranking tournament of 2014 to TPC West, where senior Doug Pool and super-senior Ted Smith will try to defend their 2013 titles.
Walt Martin was part of a distinct foursome on the Gulfport (Miss.) High School golf team. It's only part of Martin's intriguing life story, which is heavy in golf and service to his country.
Ashlan Ramsey, of Milledgeville, Ga., and Doug Hanzel of Savannah, Ga., were recently named co-winners of the Tommy Barnes Award during a luncheon held at Cherokee Town Club in Atlanta.
The Golfweek Senior Amateur schedule, consisting of Golfweek national ranking tournaments, is listed below with contact information and point values.
Smartphones once again are front and center in golf, thanks to an announcement Thursday by the U.S. Golf Association that distance-measuring devices will be allowed in all USGA amateur championships.
Distance-measuring devices such as laser rangefinders will be permitted for use during R&A amateur events this year, the organization's Championship Committee announced Monday.
Stephen Sharpe, Jim Rollefson and Ray Damstadt won the three divisions of the Golfweek Senior National Championship on Jan. 18 at Saddlebrook Resort in Wesley Chapel, Fla.
Robert Hess, a veterinarian from Winter Park, Fla., and Roger Dean, a used-car dealer from Ormond Beach, Fla., pulled an upset Sunday to win the senior-division title at the Southern States Four-Ball.
As of Wednesday, all clubs used by competitors in USGA amateur championships and qualifying events must employ grooves that conform to the association's 2010 rule change.
Previewing the Golfweek Senior National Championship, which will take place at Saddlebrook Resort on January 16-18 and the 2013 Player of the Year awards.
Doug Hanzel won the senior-division title of the 83rd Dixie Amateur at Heron Bay Golf Club in Coral Springs, Fla., posting a 5-under 211 total.
Sam Till Jr. of Ft. Wayne, Ind., scored a come-from-behind victory in the Golfweek Senior Tour Championship at PGA National Resort & Spa.
After shooting rounds of 72-73 for a 145 total, Vance Antoniou has a three shot lead heading into the final round of the Golfweek Senior Tour Championship at PGA National in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.
The 83rd Dixie Amateur is set to begin Dec. 17, and is expected to attract more than 300 men, women and seniors.
Golfweek’s 2013-14 senior amateur tournament schedule is complete. The lineup includes an April return to PGA West that will feature two rounds on the Stadium Course and one on the Nicklaus course.
Golf is a physically demanding sport. Core flexibility and stamina are crucial in maintaining the distance we tend to lose as we age.
With 3,000 points up for grabs in December it’s a race between Zylstra, Lutz, Schlacter, Hanzel and Simson. Our Ron Gaines breaks down the Golfweek Senior Tour Championship, slated for the Fazio Course at PGA National on Dec. 2.
A record of service for senior golf associations, built on a strong amateur resume and work in state associations, earned John W. Harrigan the Yancey Ford Award.
Doug Hanzel of Savannah, Ga., took down stroke-play medalist Chip Lutz in Thursday morning's semifinals, then defeated Oregon's Pat O'Donnell, 4 and 2, in the afternoon final to win the USGA Senior Amateur at Wade Hampton Golf Club in North Carolina.
Georgia's Douglas Hanzel defeated stroke-play medalist Chip Lutz, 3 and 2, and Oregon's Pat O'Donnell edged Buzz Fly, 2 and 1, to reach this afternoon's championship match of the USGA Senior Amateur at Wade Hampton Golf Club in North Carolina.