Tag Archive: charley hull

Nov 23

Charley Hull’s Breakout Day

Charley Hull 20 Year Old British Phenom Chooses Big Event for First Win We’ve all been watching her for years as she beats up on older, more experienced golfers and knocks on the door for various tournaments. We all knew it would happen one of these days. She was too brilliant to deny forever. However, …

Continue reading »

Jan 30

Bahamas – a New Year

Bahamas Golf Surprising Start for New Season I love this part of the year, because in addition to an abiding love for the game of golf, my appetite for it is refreshed and new. With the Northwest snows, I haven’t played for a long time, but can live vicariously through the LPGA as they walk …

Continue reading »

Sep 21

A Memorable Solheim Cup For Reasons Good and Bad

Solheim Cup 2015 New Memories for All The just-concluded Solheim Cup will be remembered for a lot of good reasons. The golf in both sides was superb and the comeback by the United States, which gave it a 14 ½-13 ½ win was one of the greatest in the history of international team competition, men’s …

Continue reading »

Dec 13

Charley Hull

Charley Hull – Watch Out, She’s Growing Up Fast Have you ever heard British golfer, Charley Hull, in an interview? She speaks very quickly, in part because she has a very quick brain. I read today that she is in hot pursuit of a driver’s license, but got scolded for going too fast – something …

Continue reading »

Aug 28

Portland Classic – Marissa Steen

Marissa Steen Late Bloomer Maybe I just think everything about the Portland stop on the LPGA tour every year is so interesting because it’s my home town. You’ll have to pardon me for that. Maybe it’s so interesting because almost every year, it’s a tournament that I can attend. That’s where I’ve gotten to meet …

Continue reading »

May 24

How Will Charley Navigate Airbus Field?

Charley Ready for Airbus LPGA Classic? The Airbus LPGA Classic is into its third day in Mobile, Alabama, and a ferocious group of powerful golfers are gathered at the top of the action. Anna Nordqvist and Catriona Matthews are at -12, Stacy Lewis and Charley Hull are at -11, Mozo, Thompson, Shin, Jorda, Pettersen, Wie …

Continue reading »

Oct 31

Ko Goes Pro – Here Comes Brooke

  Lydia Ko Joins the LPGA     It hasn’t surprised us that Lydia Ko’s petition to join the women’s golf tour as a professional has been granted. We felt pretty sure about it, but just didn’t know when it would happen. For us, the onlookers, it looked like a slam dunk – after all, …

Continue reading »

Sep 25

Young Golf – When to Turn Pro?

Young Golfers – When to Turn Pro Young prodigies aren’t all the same. When I look for new names and faces in the Q schools of the various tours, I inevitably find that there are a couple of types.  Most throw themselves into the fire of general competition to “see how they do.” This applies …

Continue reading »

Aug 21

Charley Hull

Charley and the New Tour – The nerve! In my generation, there was a sense of formality between established veterans and up-and-coming youth, the same type of buffer that was normal between parents and children in many cases. There was talk of “paying dues” and “coming of age.” If one excelled as a young person, …

Continue reading »