The John Shippen Golf Invitational Returns To Michigan, Highlights Black GolfersThe John Shippen National Golf Invitational is back and expanding to new markets with the hopes of getting more Black representation.
Michigan Matters: Inspiring Young Folks Via Sports, Community Theatre Returns to Metro DetroitTalk about engaging young people through sports takes center stage on CBS 62’s “Michigan Matters” as Robert Jamerson, CEO of Detroit PAL, and Dave Robinson, owner of TGA of Southeast Michigan, appear to share information about programs they have inspiring young people.
The John Shippen Invitational By Rocket Mortgage Showcases Black Professional and Amateur GolfersThe John Shippen golf invitational had black golfers from across the county come to Detroit for a 2 day competition and kicked off the Detroit Rocket Mortgage Classic.
Michigan Matters: Rocket Mortgage Classic Tees Off in the Motor CityCasey Hurbis, Chief Marketing Officer of Rocket Companies, and PGA Golfer Willie Mack III, who hails from Flint, talk about the upcoming 2021 Rocket Mortgage Classic taking place this week at Detroit Golf Club on “Michigan Matters.”
Genesis Invitational Preview: Strong Field Takes On 'Special' Course At Riviera Country ClubThe final stop on the PGA Tour's West Coast swing sees 30 of the world's Top 50 players tee it up at Riviera Country Club this weekend.
Riviera Country Club Profile: 'It's A Special Golf Course, It Means A Lot To The Players' Says CBS' Ian Baker-FinchThe PGA Tour wraps up its West Coast swing this weekend with a visit to Riviera Country Club, a coveted place to win on tour.
Michigan Matters: Rocket Mortgage PGA Event Descends On Motor CityAmid the pandemic, the show will go on as Mark Douglas, President of Detroit Golf Club, talked about during taping of CBS 62’s “Michigan Matters” as the Rocket Mortgage PGA Classic will be held July 2-5 at the iconic club.
Trump Tees It Up For First Time Since COVID-19 LockdownTrumps return to the course was the latest sign that he wants the country back to pre-outbreak times, even as the U.S. death toll from the virus nears 100,000, twice what he once predicted it would be.
Pro Sports Has No Universal Playbook For Virus TestingThere is no universal playbook for coronavirus testing in professional sports.
Smaller Colleges Trim Athletics In Wake Of COVID-19The Ohio school announced it will discontinue men's cross-country and golf and women's tennis at the end of the academic year. Akron plans to reduce financial support to the athletic department by approximately 23% ($4.4 million), painful actions necessitated by the virus outbreak.
Gov. Whitmer Puts A Stop To Golf In MichiganMichigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said Thursday that golf courses and tobacco shops should close for three weeks to abide by her stay-at-home order.
Golf Anyone?Even as the pandemic has shuttered restaurants, bars and beaches, many golf courses around the country have managed to stay open.
A Timeline Since Tiger Woods Last Won A TournamentA timeline between the 79th and 80th victories on the PGA Tour for Tiger Woods:
Drifter Charged In Stabbing Death Of Champion Golfer In IowaA homeless man charged with killing a top amateur golfer from Spain at a course in central Iowa has been ordered jailed on a $5 million cash-only bond.
Nude Golf Event In Full Swing At Course In AustraliaOn a golf course in northern Australia, everything is swinging — because 30 players are in the nude.