Golf

 
Michael Bruce of Fort Fairfield follows through on a shot during the Northeast regional qualifying round of the Drive, Chip and Putt Championships last fall at Brookline (Massachusetts) Country Club. The 9-year-old won his age group and on Sunday will compete in the national finals at Augusta National Golf Club in Georgia, site of the Masters Tournament.

9-year-old Mainer to play at historic Augusta National Golf Club

By Ryan McLaughlin on March 29, 2017, at 2:10 p.m.
Michael Bruce of Fort Fairfield will be representing Maine in the national Drive, Chip and Putt championships at Augusta National Golf Club.
Charlie Winegardner watches his shot during the final round of the Greater Bangor Open Saturday at Bangor Municipal Golf Course.

Bangor Municipal Golf Course re-certified as ‘Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary’

Bangor Daily News on March 18, 2017, at 1 a.m.
Bangor Muni is one of three courses in Maine and 892 courses in the world to be so recognized.

Scotland’s Muirfield Golf Club will let women join. It only took 273 years.

By Cindy Boren, The Washington Post on March 15, 2017, at 6:14 a.m.
After 273 years, Muirfield, the venerable Scottish golf club that has 16 times hosted the British Open, will allow women to become members.

On Deck, a sports calendar for March 9, 2017

on March 09, 2017, at 3:15 p.m.
Dustin Johnson hits on the seventeenth hole fairway during the final round of the Genesis Open golf tournament at Riviera Country Club.

Johnson rolls to Genesis Open win, grabs No. 1 ranking

By The Sports Xchange on Feb. 21, 2017, at 6:49 a.m.
Dustin Johnson finally got the win at Riviera Country Club that proved so elusive, stomping the soggy course and the field Sunday to win the Genesis Open by five shots.
Cole Anderson of Camden watches his shot during the final round of the American Junior Golf Association Coca-Cola Junior Championship at the Sugarloaf Golf Club in August. He finished in third place.

Camden Hills golfer commits to Florida State

By Pete Warner on Jan. 11, 2017, at 1:13 p.m.
The Camden Hills sophomore has given a verbal commitment to attend Florida State University in Tallahassee.

Local sports schedule, results

on Dec. 13, 2016, at 7:39 p.m.
Jesse Speirs lines up a putt in the final round of the Greater Bangor Open at Bangor Municipal Golf Course in Bangor in this July 2015 file photo.

Bangor native comes up short in Web.com Tour golf qualifier

By Larry Mahoney on Dec. 13, 2016, at 3:52 p.m.
“This is the second year in a row I made it to the finals, so I think I can still build off that.”

TV, radio schedule for Dec. 2, 2016

on Dec. 01, 2016, at 6:12 p.m.

TV, radio sports schedule for Nov. 24, 2016

on Nov. 23, 2016, at 2:26 p.m.

TV, radio schedule for Nov 18, 2016

on Nov. 17, 2016, at 6:34 p.m.

TV, radio schedule for Nov. 10, 2016

on Nov. 09, 2016, at 4:25 p.m.

TV, radio schedule for Nov, 3, 2016

on Nov. 02, 2016, at 5:41 p.m.

TV, radio schedule for Oct. 26, 2016

on Oct. 25, 2016, at 7:11 p.m.
People play golf at the Penobscot Valley Country Club in Orono in this September 2014 file photo.

Former UMaine hockey star one of two men to ace PVCC hole in 2-hour span

By Ryan McLaughlin on Oct. 24, 2016, at 4:15 p.m.
“As far as we know, it’s the first time there’s ever been two holes-in-one on the same day on the same hole.”
University of Maine's Sigi Koizar (right) puts up a shot past Bryant University's Alex Klein during their basketball game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor in this December 2015 file photo.

UMaine senior named to America East preseason basketball team

on Oct. 19, 2016, at 4:05 p.m.
University of Maine senior guard Sigi Koizar has been named to the America East Preseason All-Conference team.
Cole Anderson

Anderson, Plourde, Thompson, Dugas win individual golf titles

on Oct. 16, 2016, at 2:17 p.m.

Saturday’s MPA Individual Golf Championship scores

By Pete Warner on Oct. 15, 2016, at 7:18 p.m.

Dustin Johnson named PGA Player of the Year

By The Sports Xchange on Oct. 11, 2016, at 7:12 p.m.
Dustin Johnson rode a career-best three wins this season into being named the 2016 PGA Tour Player of the Year on Tuesday.

Tiger Woods delays return, says ‘game is vulnerable’

By The Sports Xchange on Oct. 10, 2016, at 6:03 p.m.
Tiger Woods said his game is not in strong enough shape to return to competitive golf in announcing Monday that he has withdrawn from this week’s Safeway Open in Napa, California and the Turkish Airlines Open.