| Dec 12, 2011
Donald M. Koll, a real estate developer who pioneered high-rise office building in Orange County and among other projects helped turn Los Cabos, Mexico, into a premier resort destination, has died. He was 78.
Koll died Tuesday at Ronald Reagan UCLA...
| Jun 16, 2011
BETHESDA, Md. — The U.S. Open long has billed itself as the most democratic among golf's major championships. The big names get reserved spots, sure — though they share the practice range with up-and-comers, amateurs, club pros and maybe a...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 11:18 AM
Rory Mcilroy’s wire-to-wire victory at the U.S. Open this weekend was so impressive, the 22-year old champion immediately began drawing comparisons to Tiger Woods.
And much like the runaway win at the 1997 Masters kicked-off the Tiger era, this...
| Jun 30, 2011
If he had the chance at a mulligan, Tiger Woods wouldn't have teed it up at The Players Championship.
Maybe then his balky left knee would have allowed him to take his usual place at the U.S. Open. And certainly he wouldn't be wavering — again ...
| Jul 10, 2011
The Magnificent Sporting Life of Babe Didrikson Zaharias
Don Van Natta Jr.
Little, Brown: 404 pp., $27.99
So do you know who made the Top 10 when ESPN chose its 50 Greatest Athletes of the 20th Century? Here they are: (1) Michael Jordan....
| Jul 15, 2011
| 1:50 PM
An easy way to make sure that your golf club and your body are aligned on target is to line up to a spot that’s between the target and your golf ball.
According to Dolph Roder, the lead golf instructor at Coral Ridge Country Club, golfing great...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 7:03 PM
The British Open Golf Tournament is one of the sturdiest tests in all of golfdom. It is always played in July on courses in Scotland or England. This year’s battle was set at Royal St. Georges in Kent, England, smack against the English Channel...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 7:42 AM
Win at Pebble Beach, and you can say you’ve mastered American golf’s ultimate location.
Hinsdale resident Jeff Sluman has done it so often, Ben Crenshaw calls him, “The King of Pebble Beach.”
But when Sluman romped in northern...
| Aug 14, 2011
"Mad dogs and Englishmen go out in the midday sun." To that, lyricist Noel Coward could have added bargain-seeking golfers. If you thought Las Vegas hotel prices dropped when the mercury climbs skyward, wait until you see the green fees at nearby courses....
| May 16, 2012
| 6:33 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — To say Jake Knapp is in a groove is like saying Jack Nicklaus was and is a successful golfer. Both are understatements.
The Estancia High senior has more work to do to reach "Golden Bear" status, but Knapp is proving he can score...
| May 26, 2012
| 5:56 PM
The annual Fiesta Days celebration is in full force here in our community. Tonight Memorial Park will be jam-packed with locals taking part in the family dinner and fireworks show. I'll be there. Will you?
Tomorrow is the grand Memorial Day Parade, where...