Lady Rebel Golfers Finish 11th at Las Vegas Golf Course Angel Park Golf Club

November 6, 2007–UNLV women’s golf shot its best team score of the season on Wednesday and the Rebels finished 11th at its own tournament, the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown, which was held at Las Vegas golf course Angel Park Golf Club. The Rebels posted a seven-over 296, which was the fourth-lowest score of the day […]

UNLV Men’s Junior Golfer Seung-su Han Wins Third Career Conference Golfer of the Month (November)

November 7, 2007–UNLV junior men's golfer Seung-su Han and Colorado State sophomore Bryce Hanstad, have been selected the Mountain West Conference Men's Co-Golfers of the Month for October, the league announced Wednesday. In UNLV's only tournament of the month, Han, an Incheon, South Korea, native, led the Rebels to a third-place finish at the at […]

Angel Park Golf Club and Las Vegas Pro David Stead Wins Prestigious Award

October 24, 2007–David Stead, the Director of Golf at Angel Park Golf Club, the home of two Arnold Palmer-designed Las Vegas golf courses, was recently named the winner of the Southwest Section PGA of America Bill Strausbaugh Award that recognizes the community efforts of pros in Arizona and Nevada. Specifically the Bill Strausbaugh Award was established […]

UNLV Men’s Golfer Seung-su Han Wins MWC Golfer of the Month Award

October 10, 2007–UNLV junior men's golfer Seung-su Han has been selected the Mountain West Conference Men's Golfer of the Month for September, the league announced Thursday. Han, an Incheon, South Korea, native, finished second at the Shoot-out at Angel Park, helping the Rebels to a team title in his only appearance of the month. He […]

Halstead, Quintero Claim WSNGA Amateur at Las Vegas Golf Course Angel Park

Carol Halstead

  Carol Halstead October 10, 2007–The Women's Southern Nevada Golf Association recently held its major amateur championship at Angel Park Golf Club, and the champion of the gross division was Regina Quintero who fired rounds of 78-79 to defeat Liz Carroll by a single shot. The net division was won by Carol Halstead who shot adjusted […]

UNLV Finishes 10th at Sahalee But Wins Spirit Award

October 10, 2007–UNLV women’s golf finished 10th at the Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational on Wednesday and the Rebels were led by Natasha Krishna, who finished in the top 20 at the tournament, which was held at the Sahalee Country Club. The Rebels had a team total of 921 (312-302-307, +57) and they also earned the Sahalee […]

UNLV Men’s Golf Finish Third at Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate

October 10, 2007–The No. 16 UNLV men's golf team shot a final-round 1-over-par 285 and finished third at the Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate on Tuesday at the Old Overton Golf Club (par 71, 6,958 yards). The Rebels, who were just six shots back of host Alabama to start the day, finished at 23-under 829 for […]

UNLV Men’s Golf Wins Event at Las Vegas Golf Course Angel Park Golf Club

October 3, 2007–The No. 16 UNLV men's golf team blew past the competition and was the only team to break 280 for the Shoot Out at Angel Park as it shot an 8-under-par 276 during the final round on Sunday, which was played at Angel Park Golf Club in Las Vegas. Angel Park Golf Club, billed the world's […]

Hulk, Hercules, Las Vegas Entertainer of the Year Highlight Partee Fore Kids Golf Event

October 3, 2007–Lou Ferrigno, Kevin Sorbo, Nick Faldo, and many other big names are scheduled to be in Las Vegas for Danny Gans' Partee Fore Kids presented by Southern Nevada Toyota Dealers, that raises funds for The First Tee of Southern Nevada and the Danny Gans Junior Golf Academy. The golf/entertainment event will kick off with a […]

UNLV Men’s Golf Tees Off at Site of 2008 NCAA Finals

September 19, 2007–The UNLV men's golf team, which dropped four spots to No. 16 in the latest edition of the Golf World/Nike Golf Coaches' Poll, will travel to West Lafayette, Ind., to play at the PING/Golfweek Preview on Saturday and Sunday, September 22 and 23.  The tournament, which will be played at Purdue University's Kampen […]

UNLV Ladies Coach Ringler Wins State Golf Title at Las Vegas Country Club


September 7, 2007–UNLV women’s golf head coach Missy Ringler won the 2007 Nevada Women’s State Amateur tournament by a single stroke on Thursday, outlasting Nicole McGirr, who is currently a junior on the Rebel squad. Ringler finished with a three-round total of 227 (+11) on the Las Vegas Country Club course to earn her second […]

Longtime Las Vegas Golfers Lead Points Standings of SNGA


September 6, 2007–Frank Acker (pictured) and Brady Exber are longtime friends, and also arguably the two best amateur golfers in Las Vegas over the last couple decades. Exber has more Southern Nevada Golf Association Player of the Year trophies than he can hold in one hand, and Acker has two of his own. And in 2007, […]

Danny Gans Partee Fore Kids the Place to Be in Las Vegas Golf

August 23, 2007–The dreams for Danny Gans came true when he moved to Las Vegas and was given the opportunity to be a headliner in the Entertainment Capital of the World. And these days, Gans, whose show plays in the Mirage Hotel and Casino’s Danny Gans Theatre, spends nearly as much time helping others’ dreams […]

UNLV Women’s Golf Adds Division II Superstar to Roster


August 8, 2007–UNLV women’s golf has added transfer Tonya Choate to its roster, head coach Missy Ringler announced, and Choate will be eligible to compete for the Rebels this fall. Choate, who will be a senior with one year of eligibility remaining, is transferring from Division-II Drury University in Springfield, Mo., where she played three seasons […]

UNLV Golfers Named Cleveland Golf All-America Scholars

CJ Gatto

CJ Gatto July 18, 2007–University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) golfers C.J. Gatto and Jarred Texter have been named Cleveland Golf All-America Scholars for Division I, which were recently announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America’s All-America Scholars Committee. To be eligible, student-athletes must be a junior or senior at their institution with a […]

University of Nevada, Las Vegas Golfer Brett Kanda Wins 108th SCGA Amateur


July 4, 2007–Brett Kanda, a redshirt sophomore on the highly-ranked UNLV golf team, won the 108th playing of the So Cal golf amatuer by firing rounds of 68-66-71-70–275 at Victoria Golf Club in Riverside, Calif. And immediately following the tournament it was announced that Kanda would be one of the California representatives on the California team for […]

Two Las Vegas Golfers Earn Accolades for 2007 Season Success

May 30, 2007–Two UNLV men's golfers were named to the PING All-Pacific Region as the Golf Coaches Association of America handed out its annual awards. Junior Jarred Texter and sophomore Seung-su Han were UNLV's two representatives selected to the Pacific Region squad. This year marks the second straight season that Texter was named all-region. Both […]

UNLV Takes ‘Tough Bullet’ at NCAA West Regionals


Seung-su Han May 22, 2007–The UNLV Mens golf team won't be teeing it up next week in the NCAA Finals, and that is a very rare occurrence. Since Hall-of-Fame UNLV Head Coach Dwaine Knight came to UNLV in the mid eighties, the Rebels have been to the NCAA Finals an amazing 16 times, including in 1998 when they […]

UNLV Tied for 10th After First Round of 2007 NCAA Regionals

May 18, 2007–TEMPE, Ariz. The No. 6 UNLV men’s golf team opened up play at the 2007 NCAA West Regional and the Rebels are currently tied for 10th following the first round of play at ASU’s Karsten Golf Course. This year's regional marks UNLV's 19th consecutive appearance in an NCAA Regional and its 18th appearance […]

FREE Lessons Highlight Play Golf America ‘Party’ at Las Vegas’ Angel Park Golf Club


May 17, 2007–The PGA of America is dedicated to growing the game of golf, and one of the special programs for the golfer is the play golf america campaign that conducts events and promotions throughout the year to entice people to take up the game or to play the game more. Several Las Vegas golf courses–under the direction […]