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Published Aug. 7, 2013
Erin Hills is less than a decade old but it has already hosted two of the country's premier amateur championships. The biggest of all - the U.S. Open - is on the horizon. Four years after an ownership change, the course is finally coming into its own.
Published May 22, 2013
On Tuesday, golf's governing bodies officially adopted a ban against anchoring the putter against the body to make a stroke. Predictably, the PGA Tour and the PGA of America complained and whined and threatened and postured. Unfortunately, it's the exact wrong reaction.
Published Sept. 7, 2012
Football season is beginning, but there is one more golf championship to be won - the U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship Sept. 8-13 at Conway Farms Golf Club in Lake Forest, Ill. Three men from Wisconsin will tee it up this weekend in search of a national championship.
Published Aug. 14, 2012
A year after the world's best amateurs descended on Wisconsin for the U.S. Amateur at Erin Hills, the state is represented at the 2012 tournament by four local players.
Published June 21, 2012
In 1998, 6-over par sent two players to a playoff to determine the U.S. Women's Open champion. The words "hard" and "difficult" seemed to do Blackwolf Run no justice. Nearly 15 years later, a new generation of players may need to find new adjectives.
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