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.
Matt Monroe may come to believe that less is more.
Without a visit to the doctor, Grant Saylor probably would not be leading the Courier & Press Men’s City Golf Championship. In fact, he probably wouldn’t even be playing.
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 — […]