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Texas to golf without all-conference honorees Agathe Laisne and Sára Kousková this fall

When it returns to the golf course this weekend, Texas will be without two of its top talents. Texas coach Ryan Murphy announced on Thursday that senior Agathe Laisne and junior Sára Kousková won’t be available this fall. Murphy said the initial uncertainty over whether the Longhorns would compete this … Read More

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No. 2 Longhorns end their golf season with lofty rankings

For the third straight season, the women’s golf team at Texas can consider itself among the 10 best programs in the country. Texas has won the silver medal in Golfweek’s final rankings for the 2019-20 season. The Longhorns trailed only Southern California in the rankings. UT … Read More

Hailee Cooper makes top 10 as Texas women finish fifth in golf tournament

Sophomore Hailee Cooper tied for 10th place with a 7-over-par 220 as the top-ranked Texas women’s golf team finished fifth in the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate at Hilton Head, S.C. Cooper’s rounds of 73, 75 and 72 added up to her first top 10 of the season, eight shots behind winner … Read More

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Black History Month at Texas: Tezira Abe

Throughout Black History Month, the American-Statesman will take a daily look at the black athletes who have had a lasting impact in Texas’ athletic department. Today, we are writing about golfer Tezira Abe. Less than a decade ago, Abe became the first black female to golf at Texas. An Angleton … Read More

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Pat Weis (1930-2020): First women’s golf coach at Texas remembered as ‘a giant within our sport’

Pat Weis, the first-ever coach of the women’s golf program at Texas, passed away in Austin at the age of 89 on Sunday. Texas announced the death of Weis on Sunday evening. Details regarding funeral services are pending. We lost a legend today. Read More

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Sára Kousková is Czech Ladies Amateur Golfer of the Year

For the third year in a row, sophomore Sára Kousková has been chosen as the Czech Ladies Amateur Golfer of the Year in a poll of golf officials and media experts. Kousková is the 53rd-ranked amateur in the world and the top-ranked amateur in the Czech Republic. Last summer she … Read More

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Two Austin-area standouts join a California golfer in Texas’ 2020 recruiting class

Two local rivals will join forces on the women’s golf team at Texas. On Wednesday, Texas announced the signings of Westlake’s Bentley Cotton and Lake Travis’ Macy Fox. Ashley Park, a golfer from Sage Hill High in Irving, Calif., has also signed with the Longhorns. Fox and Cotton are currently ranked … Read More

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UT women’s golf team tied for third in NCAA regional

Texas is in a four-way tie for third place after Monday’s opening round of NCAA Norman Regional at Jimmie Austin OU Golf Club in Norman, Okla. The second-ranked Longhorns are at 287 — along with Texas Tech, Mississippi and Mississippi State — three shots behind No. 10 Florida and two … Read More

Young and the restless: No. 2 Texas heads to OU-hosted regional with eyes on a bigger prize

Texas junior Emilee Hoffman is only 21 years old, but she might feel a little older whenever she steps into the tee box these days. Since the roster for the women’s golf team at Texas has only three juniors and one senior, Hoffman is a veteran among the Longhorns. She is … Read More

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UT women’s golf team takes huge lead in Big 12 Championship

The second-ranked Texas women’s golf team is dominating the Big 12 Championship with a 22-shot lead going into Tuesday’s final round at the Golf Club of Oklahoma in Broken Arrow, Okla. The Longhorns also have four in the top five spots in the individual standings after two rounds. Agathe Laisne … Read More

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UT women finish third in Battle of the Beach at Cabo San Lucas

The second-ranked Texas women’s golf team earned its fourth top-five finish in four events this fall with a third place at the Battle of the Beach in Cabo San Lucas, on the southern tip of the Baja California peninsula. Kaitlyn Papp shot a 68 Sunday for a three-day total of … Read More