| Nov 7, 2012
Longtime golf instructor
Jim Flick, 82, a golf instructor for more than 50 years whose clients included Tom Lehman and Jack Nicklaus, died Monday at his home in Carlsbad, Calif., of pancreatic cancer, his family said.
Flick taught golf in...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 10:19 AM
The U.S. and European Ryder Cup teams are holding their first day of practice rounds at Medinah Country Club on Tuesday.
Meantime, the golf course is also hosting its first-ever Ryder Cup Captains & Celebrity Scramble golf event on Tuesday. Captains of...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 11:28 PM
Past Toshiba Classic champions, and the top 30 players on the Champions Tour, amassing hundreds of wins combined, will tee it up at the 19th annual tournament, set to tee off March 11-17 at Newport Beach Country Club, the Toshiba Classic announced...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Over the last 10 years, websites that rely on crowdsourcing have become some of the most effective information-based products of the Internet revolution. But one unlikely site with roots in New Haven, RapGenius.com, may be altering the future of...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 10:55 AM
It was the type of a tournament that could change a career, define a player.
The 2008 U.S. Open stabilized Tiger Woods as an icon. The Open made Rocco Mediate everyone's favorite underdog.
Mediate is well aware the tournament was a unique experience....
| Mar 14, 2013
| 11:02 AM
2013 Toshiba Classic
Newport Beach Country Club
TEE No. 1
10:30 – Tom Pernice Jr., Craig Stadler, Peter Senior.
10:39 – Tom Purtzer, Tommy Armour III, Steve Jones.
10:49 – Wayne Levi, Bob Tway, Duffy Waldorf.
| Mar 15, 2013
| 8:33 PM
Newport Beach Country Club
Tee No. 1
10:30 a.m. – Scott Hoch, John Huston, Larry Nelson
10:39 – Tom Purtzer, Scott Simpson, Steve Pate
10:49 – Jay Don Blake, Fred Funk, Steve Lowery
10:58 – Russ Cochran, Tom Watson,...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 8:31 PM
Brian Lindley and Debbie Fleming have had unique experiences at the 19th Toshiba Classic. But there's something they have in common that involves Newport Beach Country Club.
They are the club champions working as volunteers at the Toshiba Classic....
| Sep 10, 2012
| 7:18 AM
The first-ever Ryder Cup Captains & Celebrity Scramble golf event will have some serious star power. Bill Murray, Justin Timberlake, Michael Phelps, George Lopez, Ernie Banks, Richard Dent, Stan Mikita and Scottie Pippen are scheduled to play.
| Sep 12, 2012
| 9:41 AM
Good thing Michael Phelps has been brushing up on his golf game. He's going to need it for a celebrity-filled tournament.
According to organizers of the 2012 Ryder Cup Captains & Celebrity Scramble, Michael Phelps is in, and he'll be going club-to-club...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 4:44 PM
Sophie Gustafson, whose poignant Golf Channel interview last fall earned praise for her battle with stuttering, received more honors Wednesday when the Golf Writers Association of America named her to receive this year’s Ben Hogan Award. The award,...