Catch The Spirit

  •  Facebook
  •  Twitter
  •  Google +
  •  Foursquare
  •  YouTube
  •  RSS
Navigation Menu

Lexi Wins

Lexi Wins

Posted by on Feb 29, 2016 in LPGA Tour | 0 comments

2009 Spirit Champion, Lexi Thompson claimed her seventh LPGA title in impressive fashion at the Honda LPGA Thailand on Sunday and shot a final-round 4-under 68 for a six-shot victory over reigning U.S. Women’s Open champion In Gee Chun. With the win, Thompson will move to No. 3 in the Rolex Women’s World Golf Rankings and will surpass Stacy Lewis as...

Read More

Curtis Cup Team Announced

Curtis Cup Team Announced

Posted by on Feb 24, 2016 in USGA | 1 comment

This week, the USGA announced the team members for the 2016 Curtis Cup Match, to be held at June 10-12 Dun Laoghaire Golf Club in Enniskerry, Ireland, outside Dublin. 2015 Spirit Champion Hannah O’Sullivan was one of those players.  Hannah, from Chandler, Ariz., was also the 2015 U.S. Women’s Amateur champion… the other players include: The...

Read More

WAGR Changes

WAGR Changes

Posted by on Feb 22, 2016 in USGA, World Amateur Team Championship | 0 comments

For those that pay close attention to the World Amateur Golf Rankings, there are some notable changes just announced, that took effect January 1st. Here are some highlights of the notable changes: Gradual switch to a two-year ranking, which will grow one week at a time. Minimum divisor, or counting rounds, previously 28, will increase by 0.5 rounds each...

Read More

Northern Trust Collegiate

Northern Trust Collegiate

Posted by on Feb 15, 2016 in PGA TOUR | 0 comments

One of the unique aspects of the Northern Trust Open on the PGA Tour this week is the Collegiate Showcase., in which PGA Tour players team up with their college counterparts (top players), as well as other amateur sponsors. The pro and two boosters will compete in a best-ball format for the Collegiate Showcase title and a $50,000 donation to their...

Read More

Murphy named USGA President

Murphy named USGA President

Posted by on Feb 8, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Courtesy: USGA and GolfWeek SAN DIEGO – Escorted to the dais by former U.S. Golf Association presidents Fred Ridley and Reed Mackenzie, Diana Murphy was sworn in as its 64th president and the second female to hold that post in the association’s 121-year history, following Judy Bell, who filled the role in 1996 and 1997. The election of officers took...

Read More