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Scheffler a rookie on the rise who’s in no hurry

Scottie Scheffler has never been in such a hurry that he fails to recognize what’s right in front of him. At the moment that would be nothing. “Our lives are put on hold at the moment,” Scheffler said. “It’s a weird feeling sitting at home, not having much to do.” … Read More

Kirk Bohls

American-Statesman Staff

Bohls: Texas’ Scottie Scheffler is soaring in the PGA, but missing his chance at Dell

For Scottie Scheffler, it was to have been a homecoming of sorts. The former All-American golfer at Texas was greatly anticipating a return to Austin where he once starred for John Fields’ team that was a NCAA runner-up in 2016. Heck, the Austin Country Club, where the fifth annual World … Read More

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Texas women sit in tie for fifth at Darius Rucker Intercollegiate

The Texas women’s golf team shot 299 in the second round of the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate on Saturday to sit in a tie for fifth place in Hilton Head, S.C. The No. 1 Longhorns shot 294 in the first round for a total of 593. They trail first place Wake … Read More

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Texas in third-place tie at Darius Rucker Intercollegiate

Agathe Laisne recorded her first career hole-in-one as she shot a 1-under-par 70 to lead Texas to a tie for third after the first day of the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate in Hilton Head, S.C. Texas shot 294 and is seven strokes behind Wake Forest. UCLA is second, and Auburn and … Read More

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Parker Coody wins Southern Highlands Collegiate championship

Parker Coody won in sudden death at the Southern Highlands Collegiate to take medalist honors and lead the Texas men’s golf team to second place in Las Vegas on Tuesday. Coody shot two rounds in the 60s to finish at 208, tied with Yuxin Lin of Southern Cal. The playoff … Read More

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Texas men’s golf team wins The Prestige, Soosman takes third place

The Texas men’s golf team shot 832 overall to win The Prestige title at the Greg Norman Course at PGA West in La Quinta, Calif., on Wednesday. The No. 7 Longhorns shot 278 in the final round to finish 20 under par overall, six strokes ahead of top-ranked Pepperdine. Spencer … Read More

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Texas women’s golf team finishes third at Northrop Grumman Regional Challenge

The top-ranked Texas women’s golf team finished in third place at the Northrop Grumman Regional Challenge in Palos Verdes Estates, Calif. on Tuesday. Texas shot 855 through three rounds to finish 3 over par. The Longhorns had their best round Tuesday, shooting 281. Duke won the event, eight strokes ahead … Read More

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Texas men’s golf takes second place at Amer Ari Invitational

The No. 25 Texas men’s golf team shot 827 overall to finish in second place at the Amer Ari Invitational in Waikoloa, Hawaii on Saturday. The Longhorns finished 37 under par with a final round score of 279. They shot 274 in each of the first and second rounds. Pepperdine … Read More

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Texas men’s golf falls to second place after two rounds

The Texas men’s golf team fell to second place after the second round of the Amer Ari Invitational in Waikola, Hawaii on Friday. The Longhorns matched their first round score, a 14-under 274, but Georgia Tech shot five shots better. Pierceson Coody had the best day for Texas, shooting 6 … Read More

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Texas men’s golf tied for lead at Amer Ari Invitational

The Texas men’s golf team sits tied for the top spot at the Amer Ari Invitational in Waikoloa, Hawaii. The Longhorns shot 274, 14 under par to end the first round tied with Georgia Tech. Cole Hammer had the best day on the course, sitting tied for second place after … Read More

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Texas women’s golf team No. 1 in three major polls

The Texas women’s golf squad received all 16 first-place votes in the latest Women’s Golf Coaches Association poll, announced Friday. The Longhorns are also No. 1 in the Golfstat and Golfweek/Sagarin rankings. Texas won three of four tournaments in the fall, including a school-record 36-under-par performance at the White Sands … Read More

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Texas men’s golf team wins East Lake Cup

The Texas men’s golf team captured the East Lake Cup, defeating Oklahoma State 3-2 in Atlanta, Ga. on Wednesday. Three Longhorns won their matches to seal the title. Parker Coody, Spencer Soosman and Travis Vick all notched wins. “I’m really excited for our guys,” head coach John Fields said. “We … Read More

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Sophie Guo and Longhorns set records at White Sands Invitational

The No. 2-ranked Texas women’s golf team and Sophie Guo set school records Wednesday on the way to winning the White Sands Invitational in the Bahamas. Guo shot 66 for the second time in three rounds to finish at 17-under-par 199 and take medalist honors. Her score is the first … Read More

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Texas women’s golf team leads at White Sands Invitational

The Texas women’s golf team leads by 18 strokes before the final round of the White Sands Invitational in Nassau, Bahamas. Three Longhorns sit in the top five after two rounds. Texas shot 554 through two rounds to sit at 22 under. Sophie Guo leads overall after firing 66 and … Read More

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Longhorns in third at Betsy Rawls Invitational

Four Longhorns are in the top 11 as the Texas women’s golf team sits tied for third place at the Betsy Rawls Invitational. Kent State, ranked 5th, leads at 564 through two rounds at UT Golf Club. Oklahoma State is second at 567 while the Longhorns and Miami are knotted … Read More

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Texas men’s golf wins another at Big 12 match play

The Texas men’s golf team took another win at the Big 12 match play to sit atop Pool A on Saturday. The  No. 10 Longhorns beat Iowa State 3-2-1 for their third straight win at the event. Christoffer Bring, Parker Coody and Travis Vick each won a match to lift … Read More

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Texas men’s golf team wins twice at Big 12 match play

The Texas men’s golf team went 2-0 on the first day of Big 12 match play in Houston on Friday. The Longhorns defeated West Virginia 4-1-1 before topping TCU 5-0-1. Texas leads Pool A with six points. Three Longhorns went 2-0 in the competition, including freshmen Mason Nome and Travis … Read More

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Former Texas golfer Scottie Scheffler named Korn Ferry Tour Player of the Year

Yet another Texas Longhorn is off to make his mark on the PGA Tour. Scottie Scheffler, 23, earned his full-time PGA Tour card recently and on Tuesday was named 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Player of the Year as well as the Rookie of the Year in a vote of his peers, … Read More

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Texas men’s golf takes fifth at Nike Golf Collegiate Invitational

The Texas men’s golf team finished in fifth place at the Nike Golf Collegiate Invitational in North Plains, Ore. on Tuesday. The Longhorns shot 843 over three rounds, behind Oklahoma by 20 strokes. The Sooners won the tournament by five strokes over Wake Forest. Spencer Soosman led the Longhorns as … Read More

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Longhorns in second place at Schooner Fall Classic

A pair of Longhorns shot in the 60s as Texas sits in second place, just one stroke behind Oklahoma, at the Schooner Fall Classic in Norman, Okla. Kaitlyn Papp shot 66 to move to second place entering Sunday’s final round. She improved by four strokes from the first round and … Read More