LOCAL GOLF NEWS
By Kevin Duke / The Bulletin REDMOND — Suddenly, it was a tight match on the Ridge course at Eagle Crest. With four holes left in Tuesday’s men’s senior division final at the inaugural Oregon Four-Ball championship, Crosswater’s Carey Watson and Stein Swenson had a...read more
The 2016-2017 Central Oregon Winter Series is at full speed selling out every event.. With five fall events in the books and six events starting in late January, the Central Oregon Winter Series is a must play series in the Central Oregon area. The two person events have been held at Widgi Creek, Broken Top, Awbrey Glen, Lost Tracks and Eagle Crest (Ridge Course) this fall.
Events starting on January 27th include stops at Meadow Lakes, Kah-Nee-Ta Resort, Crooked River Ranch, Juniper Golf Course, Bend Golf and Country Club, and Pronghorn (Nicklaus).read more
Michael (Troy) Jackson of Redmond, Oregon won the 2016 Central Oregon Golf Tour Dick’s cup in outstanding fashion. Jackson outlasted Patrick Andrade, and Darren Klein by 95 points with a total of 670 for the season.read more
|Awbrey Glen Golf Club||Private|
|Bend Golf & Country Club||Private|
|Black Butte – Big Meadow||Closed for Season|
|Black Butte – Glaze Meadows||Closed for Season|
|Crooked River Ranch||Open|
|Crosswater Club||Closed for Season|
|Desert Peaks Golf Course||Open|
|Eagle Crest Ridge Course||Open|
|Eagle Crest Resort Course||Open|
|Greens at Redmond||Open|
|Juniper Golf Course||Open|
|Lost Tracks Golf Club||Open|
|Meadow Lakes Golf Course||Open|
|Old Back NIne||Open|
|Prineville Golf Club||Open|
|Pronghorn Resort Nicklaus||Open|
|Pronghorn Private Fazio||Private|
|Quail Run Golf Course||Closed for Season|
|River’s Edge Golf Course||Open|
|Smith Rock Golf Course||Open|
|Sunriver Resort Meadows||Closed for Season|
|Sunriver Resort Woodlands||Closed for Season|
|Tetherow||Closed for Season|
|Widgi Creek Golf Course||Open|
GOLFWEEK WORLD GOLF NEWS
- Tiger Woods jumps nearly 250 spots in the Official World Golf Ranking
In his return to golf, Tiger Woods moves from No. 898 to 650 in the Official World Golf Ranking.
- The hottest golfer in the world right now? Hideki Matsuyama
With four wins in his last five starts, Hideki Matsuyama is playing golf better than anyone during one of the best hot streaks in golf over the past several years.
- So long, college: USC’s Karen Chung earns full LPGA card, UCLA’s Bronte Law gets partial status
USC’s Karen Chung was the only current college player to earn a full LPGA card at Q-School, but UCLA’s Bronte Law and Miami’s Daniela Darquea will also turn pro after earning partial status.
- Beth Allen now the proud owner of two tour cards, LPGA and LET
After winning this year’s Ladies European Tour money title, Beth Allen earned her 2017 LPGA card at Q-School.
- After long journey, Mel Reid earns LPGA card at Q-School
Mel Reid’s journey to the LPGA took longer than anyone expected, but she’ll finally get her shot in 2017.