ELIZABETHTON — Louie Hopkins will tell you he’s as old as the dirt at Elizabethton Golf Course.
ELIZABETHTON — It has a new date, but the organizers of the William B. Greene Jr. East Tennessee Amateur are hoping for the same kind of success they’ve had for the past 26 years.
The Tennessee Golf Association has been forced to make a few changes to the state tournament schedule because of the novel coronavirus pandemic, but only one major event has been canceled.
Jenny Brock has had a lot of adventures during her lifetime, but one of the things that has remained constant for the Johnson City mayor is her relationship with the game of golf.
Editor’s note: Second of a two-part series on professional golfer Cliff Kresge.
Editor’s note: First of a two-part series on professional golfer Cliff Kresge. Coming Friday, doing an about-face with the putter.
Golf has been deemed essential.
Lynda Wimberly’s tee shots weren’t leaving her in great spots Wednesday at Johnson City Country Club, but by the end of the day she was right where she wanted to be — at the top of the leaderboard.
Years ago, Rhonda Switzer-Nadasdi figured out she enjoyed golf more than ice dancing.
First-round action at Johnson City Country Club
KINGSPORT — The big hitters are coming back to town.
Johnson City Country Club is in the midst of a renovation of its practice facility. Work continues on what the club hopes will be the top short-game area in Northeast Tennessee.
If practice does, truly, make perfect, Johnson City Country Club is going to be the home of some improved golfers in the near future.
The Tennessee State Amateur is being played at The Honors Course this year and that’s always a treat for every golfer fortunate enough to qualify.
KINGSPORT — With the temperatures soaring near 90, William Nottingham was as cool as his score.