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UNLV Golf Freshman Justin Chong Wins SNGA Henderson Amateur

Justin Chong, who is in his second year with the UNLV golf team, shot two rounds of 70 to finish at 4-under par and won the championship division of the Southern Nevada Golf Association Henderson Amateur played at Revere Golf Club. Former UNLV All-American and PGA Tour player Edward Fryatt finished two shots behind Chong […]

Wolfpack Golfer Kevin Lucas Earns Redemption with Mesquite Nevada Open Win

Just a few days prior to finishing 19-under par and winning the Nevada Open at CasaBlanca Golf Club in Mesquite, Nevada, Kevin Lucas was about 30 minutes away from earning official status on the Web.com Tour. Late during his final round of the second stage of PGA Tour school, Lucas was within the score needed […]

Coyote Springs Par 3 Holes Up Challenge of Nicklaus Masterpiece

Las Vegas, Nev. (Oct. 18, 2016)–The old saying is simple: Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Well behold Coyote Springs Golf Club’s par 3s, four of the best-looking, toughest-to-play holes you will find anywhere. And add in the fact that there are 14 other stunning holes on this Jack Nicklaus designed course and you’ve […]

New Affordable Junior Clinics Begin at Nine Las Vegas Courses

Las Vegas, Nev. (Oct. 4, 2016) — We’ve all got to start learning this great game of golf somewhere. And with Las Vegas golf courses reaching out to help junior golfers, now is the perfect time. Nine Las Vegas golf courses will be host sites to the First on Course Learn To Play Golf Junior […]

Dynamite Dana from UNLV is Very Close to LPGA Tour Dream

Las Vegas, Nev. (Sept. 12, 2016)—It’s about time people stopped counting former UNLV Women’s Golf All-American Dana Finkelstein out. She has pretty much proved people wrong her entire life and she’s done it again by cruising to a four shot victory on Sunday at the Garden City Charity Classic at Buffalo Dunes. Finkelstein carded a 1-under, 71 […]

Natalie Gulbis Golf Classic Returning to Rio Secco for Seventh Time

  Las Vegas, Nev. (Sept. 5, 2016)–LPGA Tour star Natalie Gulbis believes in giving back to the community. And that community is located right here in Las Vegas where Gulbis has lived and practiced–and given back–for the past 10-plus years. And this year, 2016, is no different. The Natalie Gulbis Golf Classic returns this fall for […]

Registration Is Open for $125,000 Nevada Open Golf Tournament

Nevada Open

Las Vegas, Nev. (Sept. 2, 2016)–Each year, some of the top young golf professionals in the United States trek to the golf destination of Mesquite, Nev. to challenge for the prestigious Nevada Open title. Plus go after their share of a purse of $125,000. Registration is now open for professionals and high-level amateurs for this […]