| Apr 21, 2013
Last year's Kingsmill Championship ended Sept. 10. This year's begins May 2. The short turnaround created some headaches for preparing the Williamsburg resort and its River Course for the LPGA Tour, but nothing like last year.
"Last year when we started...
| Apr 28, 2013
If the Denver Post's recent description of Philip Anschutz as a reclusive billionaire is accurate, then he certainly could afford to bankroll the LPGA's Kingsmill Championship for decades.
But when Anschutz's Colorado-based Xanterra Parks and Resorts...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 5:25 PM
Under Armour plans to hire hundreds of workers at its Locust Point headquarters this year, expand facilities on its campus and bring its brand of sports apparel and footwear to new markets in the U.S. and around the world.
CEO Kevin Plank outlined the...
| May 7, 2013
A world-class leaderboard, extended Sunday television coverage, average crowds and a continued sponsor search marked last weekend's LPGA Kingsmill Championship.
"I thought we had good crowds," Wayne Nooe, Kingsmill's director of golf, said Monday. "I...
| May 9, 2013
| 4:16 PM
Chad Schulze's golf career has weathered several errant shots, but beginning Monday night, the Cockeysville resident will have his best chance yet at realizing his dream as a professional golfer.
Schulze, 34, is a contestant on the popular Golf...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 11:28 AM
The PGA and NBC announced Friday that the the Ryder Cup, the most prestigious team event in golf, will stay on the network through 2030. NBC has televised the competition since 1991.
This agreement features new programming and special coverage of the...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 11:44 PM
Soon after he was eliminated from "Big Break: Mexico," Chad Schulze found himself with another chance to claim the top spot on the Golf Channel's reality television show and win an exemption for a PGA Tour event.
Schulze, 34, of Cockeysville, was...
| May 28, 2013
| 11:16 AM
Comcast Corp. is the Serena Williams of cable.
The nation's largest cable operator with more than 21 million subscribers outlasted and out-muscled the tiny Tennis Channel to win a marathon legal dispute that went from the Federal Communications...
| May 28, 2013
| 8:06 PM
Comcast Corp., the nation's largest cable operator, won a unanimous court victory in its long-running legal match with independently owned Tennis Channel Inc.
On Tuesday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia ruled that Tennis Channel...
| May 29, 2013
| 7:21 AM
After the coffee. Before listening to another media investment conference.
The Skinny: I was watching "Brooklyn DA," the CBS documentary series, Tuesday night, hoping for a crossover episode with the cast of "Girls," but no such luck. Tuesday's...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Baltimore’s homegrown all-time Olympic hero was willing to serve his golf apprenticeship in front of a cable television audience as part of the Golf Channel series “The Haney Project.” Now, Michael Phelps is ready to take his new...