Beth Ann Nichols
Stories by Beth Ann
This one's for Happy: Mary Lou Mulflur guides Washington Huskies at NCAAs with heavy heart
Washington head coach Mary Lou Mulflur guides her Huskies at the NCAA Women's Championship days after losing her mother.
Duke's Maguire twins a delightful combination in college women's golf at NCAA Championship
Twins Leona and Lisa Maguire have made an immediate impact as freshmen for the Duke Blue Devils.
No surprise here: Purdue remains a factor as cuts fall at NCAA college golf championship
Purdue Boilermakers remain in the mix at the NCAA Women's Championship as the cuts begin to fall.
From despair of Katrina, Tulane women's golf rebuilds on stronger foundation
The 2015 NCAA women's Championship for NCAA college golf the Tulane women's golf program rebuilds after devastation of hurricane Katrina in New Orleans.
Duke Blue Devils stay patient, takes early NCAA Women's Championship lead at Concession Golf Club
Duke handled the greens on a tough Concession Golf Club well Friday en route to an opening 5-over 293 that gave the Blue Devils the early clubhouse lead at the NCAA Women's Championship.
The Concession Golf Club provides stiff test at 2015 NCAA Women's Championship
The Concession Golf Club provides stiff test at 2015 NCAA Women's Championship as the USC Trojans, Arizona Wildcats and LSU Tigers are among the teams to play in Bradenton, Fla., for the women's college golf title.
Northwestern's depth could power deep run into NCAA college golf women's match play
Northwestern's women have a level of depth in college golf that could surprise opponents at the NCAA National Championship.
Oklahoma State college golfer Kenzie Neisen finds triumph amid tragedy
Oklahoma State college golfer Kenzie Neisen, who won the Big 12 title weeks after losing a second brother to a genetic disease, finds comfort in a remarkable family and support system.
LPGA rookie Alison Lee granted USWO qualifier switch after LPGA's Monday finish
LPGA rookie Alison Lee was given permission by the USGA to attend a different U.S. Women's Open qualifier after LPGA's Monday finish.
Rinko Mitsunaga, Mika Liu chart U.S. Women's Four-Ball history on Oregon coast
Rinko Mitsunaga and Mika Liu put their names on the USGA's first U.S. Women's Amateur Four-Ball, played at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort.
One for the ages: Kids and mid-ams find a place at inaugural Women's Four-Ball
The inaugural U.S. Women's Four-Ball featured top juniors beside top mid-amateurs in a scene that offered a breath of fresh air.
Courtney Dow, Brooke McDougald strike perfect partnership in Four-Ball and in life
U.S. Women's Amateur Four-Ball partners Courtney Dow and Brooke McDougald won their first match on Monday then offered post-round entertainment at Bandon Dunes.
Brooke Henderson, 17, to play 5 of next 6 LPGA events, including two majors
Brooke Henderson will play in five of the next six LPGA tournaments, including two major championships.
Notes: Mid-ams ham and egg at Women's Four-Ball
Mid-amateurs Meghan Stasi and Dawn Woodard were among the players who advanced to match play at the U.S. Women's Amateur Four-Ball.
Mother's day weekend at Women's Four-Ball marks beginning of Martha Leach, Madison Gerstle as a team
For Martha Leach and daughter Madison Gerstle, the U.S. Women's Amateur Four-Ball was a familiar way to celebrate Mother's Day in a familiar, but with a new twist.
This time, Gonzaga's women mean business at NCAA college golf regional
Gonzaga's women advanced to NCAA regionals for the first time in school history and are gunning for the NCAA Women's Championship.
From ashes of despair, hope emerges for LPGA caddie Thomas Frank
The 2015 LPGA caddie Thomas Frank motion for Kris Tamulis and Felicity Johnson at Volunteers of America North Texas Shootout house fire in Dallas.
LPGA's Lydia Ko designates any earnings this week to quake efforts in Nepal
LPGA player Lydia Ko will donate her tournament earnings from this week’s Volunteers of America North Texas Shootout to victims of a Nepal earthquake.
Paige Mackenzie returns to LPGA with her health, hoping game follows
Golf Channel analyst Paige Mackenzie is returning to the LPGA for the first time in 18 months at the Volunteers of of America North Texas Shootout.
U.S. Solheim Cup hopefuls dine with former President George W. Bush at Texas LPGA stop
Solheim Cup captain Juli Inkster took potential U.S. team members to meet former President George W. Bush and wife Laura before the LPGA's Volunteers of America North Texas Shootout.
Brooke Henderson builds LPGA momentum by qualifying for Volunteers of America North Texas Shootout
Brooke Henderson contended at the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic then flew straight to Dallas and qualified for the Volunteers of America North Texas Shootout.
Happy birthday, Lydia Ko! 18 facts about the LPGA Tour golf star
LPGA golfer Lydia Ko and her 18th birthday with memories and photos of Ko's career in amateur and professional golf.
Western Carolina senior J.T. Poston brings big-time talent to mid-major stage
Western Carolina's J.T. Poston could become the PGA Tour player everyone has to Google.
NCAA women's college golf winners to receive LPGA exemption
NCAA women's college golf individual winner of the NCAAs and a representative from the winning team will receive sponsor exemptions into the Marathon LPGA Classic, July 16-19 in Toledo, Ohio.
In their words: College-golf walk-ons who made it
Golfweek asked college-golf coaches around the country to tell their best walk-on story. The resulting tales of success and sheer hard work are collected here.
Success stories exist along the hard road of a college-golf walk-on in NCAA
For a junior golfer who doesn’t land a college scholarship, options exist. The plight of a walk-on isn’t easy, but as these success stories attest, it can be done.
Legends, Symetra players unite on Patty Berg's turf to share LPGA dreams and memories
The Chico's Patty Berg Memorial features players from the Symetra and Legends tours competing side by side and the storytelling should be endless.
Jordan Spieth's inner circle keeps Masters champion grounded
Masters champion Jordan Spieth stays grounded with his family, best friends and high school sweetheart girlfriend by his side at Augusta (Ga.) National.
Wayne Gretzky's influence could help Dustin Johnson reach his full potential
Dustin Johnson's Saturday Masters gallery included another sports hero in Wayne Gretzky, the Great One.
Corey Conners takes 'low-am' honors at Masters, but all miss cut
The Masters 2015 Corey Conners takes low-amateur honors at Augusta National Golf Club and no amateurs make the cut but Gunn Yang U.S. Amateur champion enjoys week with caddie Grice.
Dustin Johnson's eagle blitz merits shelf of Masters glassware
PGA Tour winner Dustin Johnson goes on Masters eagle blitz to climb leaderboard at Augusta.
Amateur Matias Dominguez relishes 2015 Masters experience in front of Texas Tech teammates
The 2015 Masters with Texas Tech amateur Matias Dominguez of Chile playing at Augusta National in front of his teammates and making a hole-in-one at the Par 3 Contest.
Jimmy Walker leaves first round of Masters aiming to 'do better' at Augusta National
PGA Tour winner Jimmy Walker opened the Masters next to Tiger Woods and said he could have done better.
Masters eagle shifts focus in Englishman Danny Willett's direction
The Masters is a dream come true for European Tour breakout player Danny Willett, whose early eagle was a sensation Thursday at Augusta.
PGA Tour player J.B. Holmes arrives at second Masters more prepared for Augusta National
PGA Tour player J.B. Holmes arrives at the 2015 Masters with a winning trend after winning the recent Shell Houston Open.
40 reads: Christina Kim's biggest victory? Her battle with depression
Christina Kim surprised the world with her revelation of severe depression and thoughts of suicide. The story of her fight is one of Golfweek's 40 great reads.
Phil Mickelson seeks Masters success with aggressive play at Augusta National
Phil Mickelson Masters 2015 practice round at Augusta National Golf Club with Rickie Fowler, Dustin Johnson and Brandt Snedeker.
LPGA's Brittany Lincicome outlasts Stacy Lewis at 2015 ANA Inspiration
LPGA player Brittany Lincicome outlasts Stacy Lewis at 2015 ANA Inspiration after hitting her 5-iron to 9 feet in regulation on 18 to get to 9 under for the championship.
LPGA player Danielle Kang threatened after rough round at ANA Inspiration
LPGA player Danielle Kang called police because of a threat she received after Round 3 of the ANA Inspiration.
Stacy Lewis' ANA Inspiration title bid runs through LPGA rookie Sei Young Kim
Stacy Lewis at LPGA Tour's ANA Inspiration major championship golf tournament and leader Sei Young Kim in round three.
Lydia Ko's under-par streak ends at ANA Inspiration, tying Annika Sorenstam's record
Lydia Ko and Annika Sorenstam at LPGA Tour's ANA Inspiration under-par streak ends at 29, short of breaking record.
Morgan Pressel shows flashes of old form at ANA Inspiration
Morgan Pressel at LPGA Tour's ANA Inspiration major championship plays into contention in Rancho Mirage, Calif. behind leader Sei Young Kim with help of swing instructor Ron Stockton.
LPGA player Stephanie Meadow carries memories of ill father to start rookie campaign
Weeks after her father was diagnosed with advanced pancreatic cancer, Stephanie Meadow returned to her rookie season with her biggest fan prominently in her thoughts.
LPGA player Lydia Ko's up-and-down day at ANA Inspiration ties record from Annika Sorenstam's era
LPGA's Lydia Ko tied Thursday at the ANA Inspiration a record held by Annika Sorenstam for consecutive rounds under par.
LPGA's Alison Lee seeks to make another splash at Mission Hills for ANA Inspiration
Alison Lee already has jumped into Poppie’s Pond not once, but twice. Still to come, however, is Lee's first jump as a professional.
A league apart: Kelly Shon reps the Ivies on LPGA
Kelly Shon has played upon her Princeton experience in taking an unusual path onto the LPGA.
He's a keeper: Mike Whan's contract extended as historic LPGA stop lives on
Some of LPGA commissioner Mike Whan's most memorable days have revolved around the ANA Inspiration (formerly the Kraft Nabisco) and its future. Now that it's safe, Whan is also locked into many more days with the LPGA.
LPGA's Big Three statistically similar at start of ANA Inspiration
What separates the LPGA's Big Three? These statistics, from the Golfweek/Sagarin Women's Pro Rankings, might surprise you.
Lucy Li, partner qualify for U.S. Women's Four-Ball
The inaugural U.S. Women’s Amateur Four-Ball field just received a delightful boost. Young Lucy Li, the ice cream-wielding tween who wowed us at Pinehurst No. 2 last summer, has qualified with teammate Kathleen Scavo.
Bubba Watson's words help Haley Italia keep the faith in chasing tour dreams
Two years ago, Bubba Watson introduced Haley Italia to the SunCoast Ladies Tour, and inspired her in a way that still affects her life and golf game.