Category: Golf


Rory McIlroy’s Magical Historical U.S. Open Win in Perspective

  • June 20, 2011
  • By Jimmy Headrick

The 111th U.S. Open held at Congressional was more than just another major championship.  Rory McIlroy’s performance placed him among golf’s legends.

What is impressive the Northern Ireland product is the youngest modern era U.S. Open Champion at 22 years, one month and 15 days. 

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A Historical Week for Women’s Golf in New Orleans

  • March 6, 2011
  • By Jimmy Headrick

Golf came to New Orleans in 1898 when Audubon Golf Club was established as the first golf course in Louisiana.  And 113 years later, The Kelly Gibson Foundation and the Allstate Sugar Bowl put on two events that I would say was the finest week ever for women’s golf in New Orleans.

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