U.S. Women’s Open: Las Vegas’ Inbee Park Goes All White For Final Round Challenge

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June 29, 2008–Las Vegas golfer Inbee Park is pictured warming up just minutes before her final-round tee time at the U.S. Women's Open, and is showing off an all-white outfit as she begins the final round two shots behind the leader, Stacy Lewis, who stands at 9-under par. Park, a former Bishop Gorman High School player […]

Lady President in Front Row at US Women’s Open as Las Vegas’ Inbee Park Challenges

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June 28, 2008 9:00 AM PST (UPDATED 11:21 AM PST)–There are Las Vegas golf ties to the U.S. Women's Open all over the place. The most prominent tie currently is that former Bishop Gorman high school player Inbee Park (pictured) is challenging for the title. But maybe the most interesting story for the everyday fan […]

U.S. Women’s Open: Win a Golf Day With Lake Las Vegas’ Natalie Gulbis

Natalie Gulbis

June 27, 2008–Could it get much better than this: winning a workout session, 9 holes of golf, and dinner with LPGA Tour superstar Natalie Gulbis? Now you have your chance with an essay contest recently launched by one of Gulbis' sponsors, RSM McGladrey. Gulbis lives on the fairways of Jack Nicklaus' Reflection Bay Golf Club, […]

Caddie For Las Vegas Golfer Adam Scott Squares Off With Fans at US Open

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June 14, 2008–Torrey Pines–9:30 AM PST (UPDATED JUNE 18 10:31 AM PST) –For the most part, the talk about the galleries at Torrey Pines for the U.S. Open has been very good. Thousands upon thousands of golf fans have flocked to the stunningly beautiful Torrey Pines on the coast of California to get a glimpse of […]

Tiger Woods On Way To US Open Victory; 3 Las Vegas Golfers Survive Cut

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June 13, 2008–Torrey Pines–10:30 PM PST–Tiger Woods (pictured), at 2-under par, is lurking at the U.S. Open at Torrey Pines, just one shot behind the second-round leader Stuart Appleby. And that's after two double bogeys in the first round and four bogeys during an 8-hole stretch in round two. But the reason it appears he is […]

U.S. Open Torrey Pines By the Pictures Courtesy USGA

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June 12, 2008 7:00 PM PST–Torrey Pines–Other than Pebble Beach, and Torrey Pines might top it, there might not ever be another U.S. Open played in a prettier setting with better weather. The conditions are near perfect and the course is "set-up perfectly"–at least that's what Rocco Mediate said, and most agree. Read on to view several photos […]

Las Vegas Golf’s Butch Harmon A Busy Man at U.S. Open–And More From Torrey Pines

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June 12, 2008, 11:15 AM PST–Torrey Pines–Butch Harmon, who operates the Butch Harmon School of Golf in Las Vegas, needs to clone himself, especially when his "clients" are either paired together (Adam Scott and Phil Mickelson), or tee off within minutes of each other (as Nick Watney did, just after the featured Scott, Phil, Tiger pairing went off). […]

Las Vegas Golfer Craig Barlow Says Torrey Pines Is the Most Fair US Open Course He Has Seen

Las Vegas PGA Tour pro Craig Barlow

June 10, 2008–It was evident that Las Vegas golfer Craig Barlow wasn't sure he should be saying what he was saying. But Barlow, who has played the PGA Tour since 1998, is a straight-shooter and it's his nature to say what he feels. So he said it, even though while he said it, he basically begged […]

Lake Las Vegas Resort Golfer Natalie Gulbis’ Best Friend Annika Says Goodbye

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May 21, 2008–What will Natalie Gulbis (pictured) do now that her BFF (best friend forever for you non-texters out there) Annika Sorenstam has announced her retirement? Natalie, who makes her home on a fairway of the Reflection Bay Golf Club in Lake Las Vegas Resort, says she is both sad and excited for Annika Sorenstam, but will […]

Las Vegas Golfers Adam Scott, Ryan Moore–former Rebels–Duel in PGA Tour Playoff

April 28, 2008–Ryan Moore was what Adam Scott could've been had he elected to finish out his entire collegiate golf career at UNLV instead of only playing for 1.5 seasons under Hall-of-Fame coach Dwaine Knight. But Scott (pictured) is what Moore aspires to be now that both are PGA Tour players. Scott–so far–has accomplished much more as […]

Las Vegas Golfers Watney, Scott Play Masters; Butch Harmon Busy

April 11, 2008 (UPDATED 4-14)–There are two official Las Vegas golfers in the field of the 2008 Masters, but several more players with ties to Las Vegas are in the mix. Adam Scott, the former UNLV player and student of Butch Harmon, finished in a tie for 25th, while Nick Watney (pictured), another Harmon protege and […]

Las Vegas Golfer Dean Wilson Undergoes Lobotomy, Shoots Low in Big Easy

Dean Wilson is looking to win his second PGA Tour event

March 28, 2008 (UPDATED MARCH 31) –Dean Wilson is one of a couple dozen touring pros that either lives in Las Vegas, grew up playing Las Vegas golf courses, and/or has other deep ties to Las Vegas golf. For Wilson, he moved here a few years ago, and is one of several Las Vegas pro golfers (Alex […]

Las Vegas Golfer Jeremy Anderson Guarantees Win on Nationwide Tour in 2008

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March 15, 2008–There's something about talking to a guy who is confident. It fires you up almost as much as the person doing to the speaking. That was the case this week when we touched base with Las Vegas golfer–and member of the 1998 UNLV NCAA Championship golf team–Jeremy Anderson. Anderson has played the PGA […]

13 Las Vegas Golf PGA Tour Pros Among Top 169 Money Leaders So Far

Former UNLV standout Chad Campbell takes aim at The Masters title this week after losing in a playoff last year.

March 3, 2008–Las Vegas is known as the World's Most Exciting Golf Destination–as dubbed by VegasGolfer Magazine–and there are now more than 20 PGA, Champions, Nationwide, and LPGA Tour golf pros that live here or have deep ties to this mecca that is home to more than 50 Las Vegas golf courses in an around the […]

Las Vegas Golfer Bill Walters Shatters Pebble Pro-Am Record; Riley Top Vegas Pro

February 12, 2008–Bill Walters, President of the Walters Group and owner of three Las Vegas golf courses including Bali Hai Golf Club–pictured–, finished a record-setting 10 shots clear at the PGA Tour's historic AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am, played over Pebble Beach, Spyglass and Poppy Hills on the famous 17-mile drive in California. Walters partnered […]

‘Best Round Ever’ Catapults Former UNLV Golfer Adam Scott to Qatar Masters Win

January 28, 2008–Adam Scott scorched the Doha Golf Club in the final round of the Qatar Masters with a fantastic 61, breaking the course record by two strokes and winning the event by three strokes. On a day when the world was watching Tiger Woods thrash the PGA Tour pros at the Buick Inviational, Scott […]

Lake Las Vegas Resort’s Natalie Gulbis 2008 Calendar, Day Planners, For Sale

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January 19, 2008–Gone are the swimsuits and heels from the pages of her calendar, but Natalie Gulbis, who lives on the fairways of Reflection Bay Golf Club, one of three Las Vegas golf courses at the resort, has another calendar out–complete with action images–and also a 2008 day planner. Gulbis' past calendars have upset some […]

Jungle-Dwelling Las Vegas Golfer Charley Hoffman Ready to Defend Bob Hope PGA Tour Title

January 16, 2008–In his PGA Tour guide personal section Charley Hoffman, a member of the 1998 UNLV Golf team that won the NCAA title and a current Las Vegas resident, lists appearing on the nationally-syndicated Jim Rome Radio Show–known as The Jungle–as one of his major accomplishments in 2007. Another one? How about winning the 2007 Bob Hope Chrysler Classic, good for […]