Golf, Inq. Archive: September, 2011

Sixteen-year-old Thompson receives LPGA membership

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Sixteen-year-old Alexis “Lexi” Thompson, who became the youngest-ever winner of an LPGA event last month, has had her petition... Read more

Busy fall golf includes Magee event, Crump Cup

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The fall usually is a busy time for golf in the Philadelphia area. Here's a look at some of what's going on: New golf booster for Magee For... Read more

It's official: Tiger on Presidents Cup team

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Fred Couples received a lot of attention – some of it negative – when he announced more than a month ago that Tiger Woods would... Read more

Field of 156 set for Philadelphia PGA Championship

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A field of 156 players, including 11 former champions, are ready to tee it up Tuesday for the start of the Philadelphia PGA Championship, the... Read more

Sheftic helps lead U.S. PGA Cup team to victory

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Mark Sheftic, a teaching pro at Merion Golf Club, recorded a 1-up victory over John Wells of England to help lead the United States to victory... Read more

Sheftic in leadoff spot for U.S. PGA Cup team

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Merion Golf Club teaching pro Mark Sheftic will be part of Friday's first match in the opening round of the PGA Cup at CordeValle in San Martin... Read more

Merion's Sheftic ready for PGA Cup

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Mark Sheftic is on the U.S. PGA Cup team for the second straight competition, and the feeling is one of which he will never tire. “It... Read more

U.S. Senior Amateurs and PGA Cup coming up

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Some local golf notes on a rainy day … PGA Cup. Mark Sheftic, teaching pro at Merion Golf Club, is getting ready to head to California... Read more

Notes on Nicklaus, Patriot Golf Day, more

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Concerned that an increasing number of people are abandoning the game of golf, Jack Nicklaus will introduce an experimental option during Labor... Read more