Category Archives: Las Vegas Golf Pros News

Las Vegas pros news and information from PGA Tour, LPGA Tour, Champions Tour.

Las Vegas’ Nick Watney Says Hot Putter Key to PLAYERS 64

Las Vegas, Nevada (May 13, 2011)–Nick Watney broke through with an 8-under par 64 in the opening round of THE PLAYERS. Watney recorded 9 birdies and an eagle along the way to the early lead. Watney lives in the Las Vegas Golf Region and works with fellow Las Vegas Golf Region resident Butch Harmon at […]

Las Vegas Golfer Natalie Gulbis Does the Runway at Trump

Las Vegas, Nevada (April 24, 2011)–Natalie Gulbis has always been more than just an LPGA Tour star. Gulbis, who has lived in the Las Vegas Golf Region for several years, has become a celebrity on and off the course, the most recent evidence of this fact being that she recently hosted–and walked the runway–a poolside […]

Final Round Bids of Hoffman, Tringale Comes Up Short at Valero Texas Open

Las Vegas, Nevada (April 18, 2011)–Two PGA Tour golfers with ties to Las Vegas golf courses had their chances to win the PGA Tour's Valero Texas Open but neither could close the deal. Charley Hoffman and Cameron Tringale were in the mix all weekend at the toughest-scoring event of the 2011 PGA Tour season. Several […]

Las Vegas PGA Tour Star Charley Hoffman Pukes In Air Not On Greens

Las Vegas, Nevada (April 15, 2011)–In the golf vernacular, the term 'puking' is used when somebody loses nerve over a three-footer and misses a putt that could win a match. But several PGA Tour players were quite literally 'puking' in the days leading up to the PGA Tour's Valero Texas Open and it had nothing to do with […]

Another Rebel Just Misses Winning Masters

Las Vegas, Nevada (April 11, 2011)–In 2009, former UNLV golf All-American Chad Campbell lost in a playoff at The Masters to Angel Cabrera. In 2011, another former Rebel, Adam Scott, was also battling Cabrera and about a dozen others for the chance to don the green jacket. Scott played valiantly, carding a Sunday 67, but […]

PGA Tour’s Rickie Fowler Is Now a Former Las Vegas Golfer

Las Vegas, Nevada (March 26, 2011)–We broke the news that Rickie Fowler was no longer living in Las Vegas last fall, but thought we might just update the news on this matter. Fowler has become just one of many PGA Tour players to make Jupiter, Florida, home. In the process, he left the Las Vegas […]