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Texas women’s golf in third as play suspended at NCAA Championship

The Texas women’s golf team sits in third place after the suspension of the second round of stroke play at the NCAA Championship in Fayetteville, Ark. The championship will now have 54 holes of stroke play instead of 72. Hailee Cooper shot 69 before play was suspended Saturday and is … Read More

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Texas women’s golf tied for lead at NCAA Championship

The Texas women’s golf team sits in a tie for first after the first round of stroke play at the NCAA Championship in Fayetteville, Ark. The Horns shot 302 on Friday to tie with Arkansas for the lead. Emilee Hoffman led the Longhorns as she shot 72 and sits tied … Read More

Kirk Bohls

American-Statesman Staff

It’s Hammer’s time: Texas’ talented freshman golfer is the Longhorns’ next big thing

Cole Hammer has always felt at home at the UT Golf Club. Even before it was home. This Texas freshman felt so comfortable at the school’s private golf club in west Austin that he committed to becoming a future Longhorn at age 14 even before he won first place in … Read More

A tie for individual honors, but Texas men cruise past regional golf field to qualify for NCAAs

Just when Texas teammates Cole Hammer and Steven Chervony were asked how they planned to privately break a two-way tie to determine the NCAA Austin Regional golf champion, an intruder showed up. With Hammer and Chervony finished on Wednesday at 9-under-par 204, TCU senior Stefano Mazzoli made a birdie on … Read More

Chervony, Soosman come up big for Texas men; Horns leading NCAA golf regional

Competing for the Texas golf team can make a guy feel insecure merely by showing up for practice. Steven Chervony is the only senior on the team. For three years, he was overshadowed by older players, one of whom, Beau Hossler, is on the PGA Tour. Two others, Scottie Scheffler … Read More

Texas, Pepperdine tied atop NCAA Austin golf regional after first day

The Texas men’s golf team doesn’t have an abundance of experience. But talent, well, that’s a different story. The Longhorns, led by three freshmen, shot 6-under-par 278 on Monday to tie Pepperdine for the first-round lead in the NCAA Austin Regional at the UT Golf Club. TCU is two shots … Read More

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Texas women’s golf team wins NCAA Norman Regional

The Texas women’s golf team shot 287 Wednesday, 855 overall, at the NCAA Norman Regional to take the top spot and advance to the NCAA Championships. Agathe Laisne, fresh off of being named Big 12 golfer of the month for April, led the Longhorns with a third-place finish. Laisne shot … Read More

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Texas women’s golf leads NCAA regional in Oklahoma

The Texas women’s golf team improved by six strokes to move into first place at the NCAA regional at Jimmie Austin OU Golf Club in Norman, Okla., on Tuesday. Texas shot 281 in the second round following its score of 287 in the first round on Monday. The Longhorns lead … Read More

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Kaitlyn Papp qualifies for U.S. Women’s Open

Texas golfer Kaitlyn Papp qualified for the U.S. Women’s Open following sectional qualifying on Thursday in Richardson, Texas. Papp finished atop the leader board at Canyon Creek Country Club in Richardson. She shot 140, 2 under par through 36 holes to qualify. The 74th U.S. Women’s open begins May 29 … Read More

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Texas men’s golf in third after two rounds of Big 12 Championship

The Texas men’s golf team sits in a tie for third place after the first two rounds of the Big 12 Championship in White Sulphur Springs, W. Va. The Longhorns trail first place Oklahoma State by 12 strokes with one round to go. TCU is in second, four shots ahead … Read More

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First round of Big 12 Golf Championship canceled

The first round of the Big 12 Golf Championship was canceled due to rain at the Greenbrier on Friday in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va. The tournament is set to begin Saturday, when the first two rounds will be played. The final round will be played Sunday as the competition is … Read More

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Texas women’s golf team top seed at NCAA Norman Regional

The Texas women’s golf team will compete at the NCAA Norman Regional as the top seed beginning May 6 at the Jimmie Austin OU Golf Club. The second-ranked Longhorns are a No. 1 seed, along with Duke, Southern Cal and Stanford. Each regional will have 18 teams and six individuals … Read More

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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