There are many amateur golfers who have compelling stories to tell and <em>Golfweek</em> wants to hear about all of the "Local Legends" out there. Several will be highlighted in our annual Amateur Issue.
According to a Coral Springs, Fla., police report, a fight broke out Dec. 30 between family members of two players during the first round of the women’s tournament at Heron Bay Golf Club. No charges were filed, but reportedly fists flew and a driver was wielded as a weapon after a slow-play penalty led to a player’s disqualification.
Overhead in the gallery at the U.S. Senior Amateur: “I can’t believe it. lsn’t that Fred Ridley out there?” Yes, the former USGA president missed the 36-hole cut, but his presence was enough, writes <strong>James Achenbach</strong>