Tag: Brooke Henderson

Oct 02

Brooke Henderson Wins McKayson – Safety an Issue


While Wind Blows at Christchurch, Brooke Henderson Blows by the Field The normal news out of the LPGA this week is that the McKayson New Zealand Open came and went, and can be put into the books as a successful event. True, the whole thing almost blew away in the process, but that’s not the …

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Oct 01

New Zealand, You’ve Been Sanctioned

Superstar Status of Lydia Ko Brought LPGA to New Zealand, But Today Might be about Brooke Henderson I’ve never been to New Zealand, but members of my immediate family have, and my wife has relatives there. They all come back calling it a green jewel, which makes sense to someone from western Oregon and Washington. …

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Aug 03

Jutanugarn Changes the Map

Jutanugarn Opens Up the World For Top Golfers Top Golf Coming from Around the Globe How things have changed from the old days. Back in the era of my childhood, the LPGA was predominantly an American affair, and the foreign golfer provided international color. Over on the men’s side, it was Arnie, Sam and Jack, …

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Jun 14

Henderson Here to Stay

Wins First Major in Second Year A lot of us sensed that this was coming a year ago or more.  It’s not an easy thing to sense. because the game of women’s golf is filled to the brim with talents from all over the world. Who can tell which one will have staying power? The …

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Aug 17

Brooke Henderson’s Breakthrough

Brooke Henderson Young Canadian Star Statement Loud and Clear Every young phenom that comes along in the golf world, male or female, has his or her own career personality that tags along through the first wins. Lydia Ko’s was as different from Lexi Thompson’s as it could be, and Brooke Henderson, the young woman from …

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May 02

Henderson’s Back – Boys Fighting

Brooke Henderson Fighting for Tour Card But Fine Golf Not Always a Beautiful Sight I just talked about Brooke Henderson last week. Now, it’s someone else’s turn, but we have to take note of Brooke Henderson again, because she’s a contender again, and is demonstrating some elite persistence about doing well at this golf tour …

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Apr 25

Brooke Henderson States Case

Leading By One After Three The emergence of Canadian Brooke Henderson was not a shock. She’s won a lot of important events up North. Everyone up there knows exactly who she is, and the fans down south are catching on, especially this week, as Ms. Henderson proves that there is more than one seventeen-year-old ready …

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Feb 19

Brooke Henderson Arrives

Brooke Henderson Turns Pro at 17, Eager to Start Well, she did it – “She said that she would do it, and indeed, she did.” Brooke Henderson from Smith Falls, Ontario, turned pro at seventeen years of age. As she makes the jump, skipping the collegiate experience for now, I can’t help but feel a …

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Dec 20

Brooke Henderson

Brooke Henderson Turning Pro – Celebrating Up North Although one doesn’t think of Canadians behaving in quite the same way one might expect of an Italian or Spaniard, Canada knows how to celebrate with the best of them – a few Winter Olympics medal ceremonies over the years spring to mind. This week, Canadian golf …

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Sep 04

Brooke Henderson, Canadian

Brooke Henderson, Canadian

Brooke Henderson, Canada Shine at World Championships Henderson Fans Criticized for Recent Impatience Brooke Henderson, from Smith Falls, Ontario is headlining the Canadian world team in its second day of leading the pack on the Oshitate Course of Karuizawa in Japan. The event is the Women’s World Amateur Team Championship, and in addition to Henderson’s …

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