Facing declining membership and the threat of foreclosure, Skyline Country Club recently turned to homeowners in the surrounding gated community — Skyline Country Club Estates — to save the private club, according to documents provided to the Arizona Daily Star.
Every February, Marana becomes the center of the golf world when dozens of the sport’s top players arrive to compete at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship.
El Rio Golf Course attracted luminaries Ben Hogan, Bobby Locke and Jimmy Demaret to the 1947 Tucson Open. Celebrities have always been part of Tucson tournaments; both Dean Martin and Joe Garagiola loaned their names to the events in the 1970s and 1980s.
Johnny Miller shot a tournament-record 61 on his way to a win in the 1975 Dean Martin Tucson Open.
Beware of the Catalina Mountains when playing at La Paloma. Their beauty may distract you as you try to make a putt or carry a tee shot over a desert stretch.
Four city employees lost their jobs when the city ceded management duties to a private company this past weekend.
Don Pooley hits out of a sand trap on the third hole during the final round of the U.S. Senior Open at Caves Valley Golf Club in Owings Mills, Md., Sunday, June 30, 2002. (AP Photo/Roberto Borea)
Disabled riders on the city’s Sun Van service are closer to catching a break on fares, while at the same time putting more money into city coffers.
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Jim Furyk has become the sixth player in PGA Tour history to shoot a 59.
Bob Gaona, Tucson High School Class of ’58, played on the PGA Tour’s Senior Tour for 10 years.
Bob Gaona, practices with his driver on June 18th, 2002, for the U. S. Senior Open.
Fourteen years after Willie Kane shot a 58 at the old Randolph South Golf Course, I listened, spellbound, as he recounted every shot, with immediate recall of the clubs he used and the distances of each birdie putt.
Fans celebrate after Tiger Woods chips in for a birdie on the 13th green at the Bridgestone Invitational, where he shot a solid 2-under 68 on Saturday.
AKRON, Ohio - With an elite field chasing the lead, Tiger Woods decided to play keep-away.
"A 61's pretty good. I'm not bummed," said Tiger Woods after making a run at history. He had a shot at a 59 before missing two late birdie putts.
AKRON, Ohio - Tiger Woods had a shot at making history with a magical 59.
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland - Wearing a black rain suit and a soft smile, Inbee Park looked calm as ever standing before the imposing Royal & Ancient clubhouse before she teed off Thursday in the Women's British Open.
Phil Mickelson said it took him a while to figure out links golf, but on Sunday he made four birdies on the last six holes to win the British Open.
Caddie Jim Mackay, left, congratulates Phil Mickelson on winning the British Open. A teary-eyed Mackay said, "He's resilient. He looks forward."