Logan Osborne won his second Evansville Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament championship Sunday with an even-par 71 Sunday at Evansville Country Club for a four-shot win over Stewie Hobgood. Osborne, who won his first title in 2013, started the day with a 4-under par total of 209 for a one-shot lead over Matthew […]
Logan Osborne can’t explain why, but he has made an inordinate amount of long putts on the 18th hole at Rolling Hills Country Club. He did it again Saturday, and this particular bomb may directly impact who wins the Evansville Courier & Press City Golf Tournament.
Mater Dei senior Spencer Wagner had no idea just how close he was to the lead of the Evansville Courier & Press City Tournament. After all, most of the spectators were watching Logan Osborne, Matthew Ladd and Stewie Hobgood in the group behind him. If not for a tough stretch coming in, Wagner could have […]
Logan Osborne, the 2013 Evansville Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament champion, made a 60-foot uphill putt for par on No. 18 at Rolling Hills to hold onto a one-shot lead in the 2016 tourney Saturday at Rolling Hills. Osborne needed the long putt to finish at even par 72 for the day and […]
The previous 86 editions of the Evansville Courier & Press City Golf Tournament have included at least 54 of a possible 72 holes. That run could be tested this weekend. “It is the most threatening forecast that I have seen in my 37 years as tournament director,” Bob Walther said.
When Jon Wagner was the same age as most of his Evansville Courier & Press City Golf Tournament competitors, he couldn’t break 100. Wagner wrestled and played baseball for Castle High School but didn’t pick up golf until his 20s. A greybeard compared to most other City contenders, the 33-year-old Wagner is tied for fourth […]
Matthew Ladd received a do-over of sorts on Sunday. He missed a short par putt on the 18th hole Saturday at Helfrich Hills Golf Course, squandering a chance to grab the outright lead at the Evansville Courier & Press City Golf Tournament.
Matthew Ladd, 2016 Scism Scholarship Award winner and co first-round leader of the Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament, continued his storybook run Sunday at Fendrich. The freshman-to-be at the University of Evansville shot a 3-under par 67 to take a one-stroke lead over 2013 champion Logan Osborne, who also shot 67. That put […]
Matthew Ladd, already a big winner in the Evansville Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament after getting the Dan Scism Scholarship Award, showed he could play the game, too. Then Noah Reese came in late with the same score to share with lead with a 2-under 69 of his own. Reese played the front […]
The 2014 Evansville Courier Press Men’s City Golf Tournament champion, Dylan Meyer claimed the biggest win of his amateur golf career Saturday, winning two more match-play battles to hoist the trophy at the Western Amateur Championship at Knollwood Club in Lake Forest, Illinois.
It is customary for PGA Tour organizers to designate featured groups each tournament. Recent major winners and highly ranked or popular golfers are placed together for the benefit of TV cameras and spectators. The Evansville Courier & Press City Tournament doesn’t have that following, but there is a clear featured group nonetheless. Defending champion Sean […]
Although in a different sport, Matthew Ladd is blazing a path similar to that of his sister, Mallory. Both were standout student-athletes at Memorial High School who settled on the University of Evansville as their college choice. But while basketball-playing Mallory had a full scholarship in a fully funded sport, Matthew is getting help elsewhere. […]
When eventual champion Sean Stone made the turn Sunday in the final round of the Evansville Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Championship, he was in a tie for third, four shots behind leader Matt Monroe, who was at 10-under par.
When he found out he’d received the Dan Scism Scholarship, Zac Turi felt more that just grateful. “It was a lot of relief,” said the North High School graduate. He was referring to the $25,000 the scholarship will provide for his college education.
Low scorers Saturday at Helfrich and Fendrich got to go home early in the qualifier for the Evansville Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament. Ethan Harper shot a 3-under par 67 at soggy Fendrich for medal honors there, while five players — Mitchell Jackson, Austin Enright, Blake Merrill, Dustin Jourdan and Jordan Dant — […]
Dylan Meyer has been a rising star in Evansville golf circles since his preteen years, but what he accomplished on Sunday — in his words — “obliterated” his previous best showings. Meyer carded a 6-under 65 at Evansville Country Club to finish the 85th annual Evansville Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament at a […]
Dylan Meyer didn’t just win the 85th annual Evansville Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament. The freshman-to-be at Illinois toured Evansville Country Club in 65 strokes (6-under) Sunday to finish the tournament with a new record total of 19-under par 265. That eclipsed the previous mark of 17-under set by 10-time champion Kevin Wassmer with […]
Dylan Meyer simply played better than everyone else Saturday at Rolling Hills to take the lead after three rounds of the 85th annual Evansville Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament. The recent Central graduate destined for Illinois this fall, made five birdies and one three-putt bogey on his way to a 4-under par 68, […]
EVANSVILLE – Jacob Sexton, a 2014 Reitz High School graduate, has been awarded the $20,000 Dan Scism Scholarship. Sexton will be formally recognized at the conclusion of The Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament on Sunday at Evansville Country Club. Read Full Article at CourierPress.com
David Mills, the recent Indiana University graduate seeking his second Men’s City Tournament title, has the outright lead after two rounds of the 85th annual edition. Mills followed a 2-under 69 Saturday at Helfrich with a 9-under par 61 Sunday at Fendrich for a two-round total of 130 and a two-shot lead over Dylan Meyer. […]
David Mills, the 2011 champion of the Evansville Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament, gave himself the opportunity to win a second title with a 9-under par 61 Sunday at Fendrich. The bogey-free round that featured nine birdies gave Mills a two shot lead over top junior Dylan Meyer, who shot a 7-under 63 […]
Reitz graduate Jacob Sexton was named the winner of the Dan Scism Scholarship Award Sunday during the second round of the Evansville Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament at Fendrich Golf Course. “The committee got this one right,” said tournament director Bob Walther. “Jacob Sexton is a fine young man, very deserving of this […]
Defending champion Logan Osborne will have a significant anniversary Sunday during the second round of the 85th annual Evansville Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament at Fendrich. Twenty four years ago, on Aug. 3 1990, Osborne nearly died. “When Logan was three months old he had to have open-heart surgery,” said his mother, Julie. […]
Helfrich Hills’ eighth hole, a par-3 playing 170 yards, gave up two hole-in-ones during Saturday’s opening round of the 85th annual Evansville Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament. The first went Craig Maier, who used his ace to card a 1-under par 34 on the front nine on his way to a 2-over 73. The […]
Four players, which include defending champion Logan Osborne, shot a 2-under par 69 to take the early lead in the 85th annual Evansville Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament. Phillip Riggs set the early pace when he was the long-time leader in the clubhouse after going 2-under on the front nine and even on […]
Exactly 24 years after undergoing open-heart surgery, Logan Osborne is in a solid position to defend his 2013 title at the Evansville Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament. Osborne and three others carded 2-under-par 69 scores Saturday at Helfrich Hills Golf Course to share the lead entering Sunday’s second round at Fendrich Golf Course. Read […]
The only thing longer than Steve Pritchett’s string of appearances in the Evansville Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament is his loyalty to the Indianapolis 500 each spring. On Saturday, the 71-year-old will tee off at Helfrich Hills Golf Course for the 55th consecutive year in the 85th annual tournament and will continue to […]
Even though a wrist injury kept Christian Seaton from picking up a golf club until 2 1/2 weeks ago, it didn’t keep him from posting one of the lowest scores he’s ever shot. It also earned him a spot in The Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament. Read Full Article at CourierPress.com.
Led by Christian Seaton’s 5-under 65, nine players broke par at Fendrich Golf Course during Saturday’s qualifying round for The Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament. Of the 123 competitors at Fendrich, 56 qualified for the 66 open spots. The other 10 spots went to the top scorers out of 22 competitors at Helfrich […]
A big-money putt changed the mind of the 10-time City golf tournament champ Sinking a 50-foot putt last Monday at a charity event in Tennessee forced Kevin Wassmer to change his summer plans. The putt he made at an NFL Alumni Charity Golf Tournament at Foxland Harbor Golf Club near Nashville was worth $5,000, and […]
Heading into the final round of the 2013 Evansville Courier & Press Men’s City Tournament at Evansville Country Club, the spotlight was on the final pairing that featured 3-round leader and past champion David Mills, 10-time champion Kevin Wassmer and Keegan Vea. Unbeknownst to the gallery, something special was happening just one group ahead. Logan […]
Evan Scheller learned Wednesday, August 7, he is the 2013 Dan Scism Scholarship Award recipient. The scholarship is given annually in conjunction with the Evansville Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament, in honor of the tournament’s founder, the late sports editor of the Courier. Congratulations to Evan Scheller on his achievement!
After two rounds of play, Kevin Wassmer, seeking his 11th championship, leads the 2013 Evansville Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament by one stroke over David Mills. Round 3 will take place at Rolling Hills Country Club on Saturday, August 10. The final round will take place at Evansville Country Club on Sunday, August […]
During Round 1 play Saturday at Fendrich, Robert Pope scored a hole-in-one on the par-3 15th. He gave credit to his caddie, Nate Scherry, who handed him the 9-iron that he knocked 142 yards for the ace. This was the second hole-in-one at The City in the past three years. In 2010, Matt Schreiber sank […]
With the completion of the qualifying round last weekend, the pairings for the first and second rounds of the Evansville Courier Press City Golf Tournament have been set. At the July 20th Qualifier, 64 out of 137 competitors advanced, with Jonathan Wagner posting the low 72 at Helfrich Hills and Tanner Mandel posting the low […]
Minor changes are coming to the Evansville Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Tournament in 2013. The two most notable changes involve the elimination of carts during the Qualifiers, which will take place on Saturday, July 20, this year, and an increase in the entry fee to $70. The entry fee had been $60 since […]