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Cole Hammer named a semifinalist for the Ben Hogan Award

Cole Hammer is a semifinalist for the Ben Hogan Award, the Hogan Trophy Foundation, Friends of Golf and the Golf Coaches Association of America announced Wednesday. The freshman at UT has a 69.63 stroke average to lead the Longhorns and owns various amateur championships from 2018, including the Western Amateur … Read More

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Texas women’s golf team makes it three straight Big 12 championships

The Texas women’s golf team had four players finish in the top 5 — including Agathe Laisne, who won the individual title — to seal its third-straight Big 12 Championship at the Golf Club of Oklahoma in Broken Arrow, Okla., on Tuesday. The Longhorns shot 877, 13 over par to … Read More

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Longhorns, Hammer take second at ASU Thunderbird Invitational

Cole Hammer shot a team-best 67 to lead the No. 7 Longhorns to second place at the ASU Thunderbird Invitational at the Papago Golf Course in Phoenix, Ariz., on Saturday. Hammer took second place, trailing winner Chun An Yu of Arizona State by four strokes. Hammer finished at 205, 8 … Read More

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Longhorns in second place at ASU Thunderbird Invitational

A pair of Longhorns sit in the top 10 of the ASU Thunderbird Invitational tournament after two rounds at the Papago Golf Course in Phoenix, Ariz. Cole Hammer shot 138 (71-67) to sit tied for fourth while Pierceson Coody tied for 10th after shooting 140. Coody shot 72 in the … Read More

Kirk Bohls

American-Statesman Staff

Bohls: If Jordan Spieth truly needs a golfing reboot, Augusta National is his place

AUGUSTA, Ga. — With one more day before the start of the 83rd Masters, everybody wants to know. What’s wrong with Jordan Spieth? What isn’t? Let’s see. His driver. His putting. His irons. His long game. His short game. His mental game. Nothing. Everything. But nothing that Augusta National can’t … Read More

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WATCH: Jordan Spieth’s trick shot at The Masters walks on water

If you’re at the traditional Wednesday Par 3 tournament at The Masters, why not have some fun? Former Texas golfer Jordan Spieth wowed the crowd Wednesday with perhaps one of the shots of day. Standing on the edge of the water right near the tee box, he brought out an … Read More

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Longhorns golf team second at Augusta Haskings Award Invitational

The Longhorns golf squad had a strong start Saturday, finishing second after two rounds of the Augusta Haskins Award Invitational at Forest Hills Golf Club in Augusta, Ga. Cole Hammer led the Longhorns, who had all five players finish in the top 12. Hammer shot 69 and 67 to finish … Read More

Texas’ Kaitlyn Papp ties for fifth in Augusta Women’s Amateur

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Kaitlyn Papp strolled around Augusta National on Saturday in the same manner whether she made a good shot or a bad one: calm, cool and collected. Although the moment was large, Papp maintained her composure throughout as she has focused on doing her entire golf career. “You … Read More

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Hailee Cooper wins Bruzzy Challenge

Hailee Cooper shot 70 in the final round of the Bruzzy Challenge at Lantana Golf Club in Argyle to earn a share of the title and lead the Texas women to a tie for seventh place Tuesday. Cooper shot a total of 207 over three rounds to sit at 9 … Read More

Dell Match Play: Spieth misses event’s weekend for the third straight year

Jordan Spieth is still trying to break his slump. It’s one that’s been going on for quite some time. The former Longhorn’s last-ditch effort to make the weekend at the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play slipped away in the closing holes of his Friday match with the event’s defending champion and … Read More

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Texas women’s golf ties for first at Dr. Donnis Thompson Invitational

The Texas women’s golf team shot 299 on the final day of the Dr. Donnis Thompson Invitational to tie for first place in Kailua, Hawaii, on Wednesday. The Longhorns and SMU each shot 887 for the tournament to tie atop the team standings. It’s the first time since the 1992-93 … Read More

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Texas women’s golf team leads at Dr. Donnis Thompson Invitational

Led by a trio of top-10 performances, the Texas women’s golf team is in first place after two rounds at the Dr. Donnis Thompson Invitational in Kailua, Hawaii. The teams played two rounds on the first day of action as Texas is looking to repeat as tournament champions. Maddie Luitweiler … Read More

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Texas and Hammer take second at San Diego Classic

A three-way tie after 54 holes of the Lamkin San Diego Classic ended in a win for Mason Anderson of Arizona State as he topped UT’s Cole Hammer and Blake Hathcoat of St. Mary’s (Calif.) in a playoff Tuesday in Chula Vista, Calif. Anderson made par on the playoff hole … Read More

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Longhorns golfers named to Arnold Palmer Cup teams

Texas had four Longhorns golfers selected to the Arnold Palmer Cup teams, the Golf Coaches Association of America announced on Wednesday. Cole Hammer earned a spot on the men’s U.S. team while Kaitlyn Papp, Hailee Cooper and Agathe Laisne took slots on the women’s teams. Hammer and five other golfers … Read More

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Cole Hammer ties for first at Southern Highlands Collegiate

Cole Hammer shot 64, a season low, to finish in a tie for first at the Southern Highlands Collegiate in Las Vegas, Nev., Tuesday. Hammer led the Longhorns men’s golf team to a second-place finish, falling a shot behind Oklahoma. Texas shot 851 while the Sooners won the tournament with … Read More

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Texas women’s golf team ranked No. 1

The Texas women’s golf team earned the top spot in the latest Golfweek collegiate team rankings released Friday. The Longhorns have been in the top 10 all season and their win at the Allstate Sugar Bowl last week helped them hit the top of the rankings. Southern Cal sits in … Read More

Kirk Bohls

American-Statesman Staff

Bohls: Trio of Texas women’s golfers are primed for their shot at Augusta National

Kaitlyn Papp can’t wait. The event is still two months away, but Papp is already jacked up about the chance to compete in the inaugural Augusta National Women’s Amateur Championship this April, a 54-hole, stroke golf event with an international field of 72 players. So what will the Longhorns star … Read More

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Texas women’s golf wins Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate Championship

The Texas women’s golf team shot 876 over three rounds to win the Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate Championship in New Orleans on Tuesday. The Longhorns entered the final round leading by four strokes and completed a wire-to-wire victory with a two-stroke margin. SWEET AS SUGAR! … Read More

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Cole Hammer named to Ben Hogan Award watch list

Texas golfer Cole Hammer, a freshman, has three top-25 finishes to start his collegiate career, leading to the Friends of Golf and Golf Coaches Association of America adding him to the Ben Hogan Award watch list. Last weekend, Hammer recorded his best finish at a tournament thus far, fourth place, … Read More

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Texas men’s golf takes third at Amer Ari Invitational

The Texas men’s golf team had a tough final round, shooting 283, to finish in third place at the Amer Ari Invitational Saturday in Waikoloa, Hawaii. The Longhorns shot 829 overall, 12 shots back of first place Oklahoma State. The Horns’ final round followed a program-best 35-under par, 265 in … Read More