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Doug Ghim advances to U.S. Amateur final

Senior Texas golfer Doug Ghim is attempting to make it a clean sweep for UT golfers in U.S. Amateur championships as he defeated Theo Humphrey 2 and 1 in Saturday’s semifinal in Pacific Palisades, Calif. Ghim is trying to join Sophia Schubert, who won the U.S. Women’s Amateur championship last … Read More

Doug Ghim advances to U.S. Amateur semifinals

Doug Ghim took two victories at the USGA U.S. Amateur to advance to the semifinals in Pacific Palisades, Calif. Friday. Ghim topped Connor Syme of Scotland 2 and 1 to move on to the semifinals. A bogey on the par-3 No. 16 put Ghim up two holes as Syme made … Read More

Kaitlyn Papp, Team USA win Junior Solheim Cup

Kaitlyn Papp, an incoming UT golfer, defeated Mathilde Claisse 6 and 5 to help the United States win the Junior Solheim Cup in Des Moines, Iowa late Wednesday. Team USA topped Team Europe 14.5-9.5 to take the win. Papp won two out of the three matches she played in during … Read More

Doug Ghim wins another match at U.S. Amateur

Texas senior golfer Doug Ghim continued to roll at the U.S. Amateur, defeating Sahith Theegala in 19 holes to advance to the round of 16 Wednesday at Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, Calif. Ghim is the final remaining Longhorn in competition after the week started with six UT competitors. Read More

Doug Ghim advances to round of 32 at U.S. Amateur

Texas senior golfer Doug Ghim continued to roll at the U.S. Amateur, defeating Chris Waters 4 and 3 in Pacific Palisades, Calif. on Wednesday. He advances to the round of 32 which will be played Thursday. Ghim made back-to-back birdies on the fourth and fifth holes to lead by two. Read More

Kaitlyn Papp helps U.S. lead at Junior Solheim Cup

Kaitlyn Papp, an incoming freshman for UT, helped the United States lead Team Europe 4-3 after the first day of action at the Junior Solheim Cup in Des Moines, Iowa Tuesday. The second round matches were suspended due to darkness. The opening round of the Junior Solheim Cup was split … Read More

Pair of Longhorns qualify for match play at U.S. Amateur

Doug Ghim shot 71 in the second round of the U.S. Amateur Tuesday to secure a spot in match play in Pacific Palisades, Calif. The Texas senior finished stroke play at 2 under par and tied for eighth place. He shot 67 in the first round. Gavin Hall also qualified … Read More

Texas golfer Sophia Schubert wins 2017 U.S. Women’s Amateur

Sophia Schubert needed just 31 of 36 holes in Sunday’s finals to defeat Albane Valenzuela of Switzerland 6 and 5 to win the U.S. Women’s Amateur at San Diego Country Club in Chula Vista, Calif. Schubert, a senior golfer at Texas, became the first Longhorn to win the U.S. Women’s … Read More

Schubert advances to final of U.S. Women’s Amateur

Texas senior golfer Sophia Schubert defeated Chia Yen Wu of Chinese Taipei 2 up Saturday to advance to the final of the U.S. Women’s Amateur in Chula Vista, Calif. By virtue of making the final, Schubert has guaranteed herself an entry into the 2018 U.S. Women’s Open. “It means so … Read More

Schubert advances to semis at Women’s Amateur

Texas senior golfer Sophia Schubert defeated Isabella Fierro of Mexico 3 and 1 Friday at the U.S. Women’s Amateur to advance to the semifinals in Chula Vista, Calif. Schubert is set to take on a unique competitor as she faces Chia Yen Wu of Chinese Taipei. Wu is just 13 … Read More

Five Horns to compete at U.S. Amateur Championship

The Longhorns will have five golfers represent UT at the U.S. Amateur Championship at The Riviera Country Club and Bel-Air Country Club beginning Monday. Doug Ghim and Scottie Scheffler, both seniors, will join junior Steven Chervony, sophomore Spencer Soosman and freshman Kristoffer Reitan at the event. Scheffler, Ghim and Reitan … Read More

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WATCH: Jordan Spieth shows off Claret Jug for Randy Rogers Band

Jordan Spieth brought a whole new meaning to the “Hold My Beer and Watch This” tour this week in Dallas. The newly crowned Open Championship winner showed up Tuesday at the House of Blues Dallas with the Claret Jug, even bringing it with him on stage to … Read More

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24 ways to celebrate Jordan Spieth’s birthday like a pro

Jordan Spieth turned 24 years old on Thursday, which just seems totally unfair. Not only has he won more majors by that age than Tiger Woods, but he gets to celebrate his birthday less than a week after winning his first Claret Jug. RELATED: Texas … Read More

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Jordan Spieth’s signature ‘Go get that’ moment immortalized on T-shirt

From the drama at hole No. 13 until his tap-in for the win, Jordan Spieth pieced together one of the most memorable finishes at a major championship in history Sunday at The Open Championship. On the verge of blowing his chances altogether following a horrific drive at 13, Spieth took … Read More

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WATCH: Jordan Spieth tips back Claret Jug full of victory nectar

To the victor go the spoils. For Jordan Spieth on Sunday, that meant partaking in the age-old tradition of pouring a stiff drink (or several) into the Claret Jug —  his prize for winning The Open Championship. Jordan Spieth enjoying the … Read More

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Texas ex Jordan Spieth conquers The Open

Jordan Spieth’s done it again. He’s hooked another major championship.  The former Longhorn captured the third leg of his personal grand slam by winning The Open Championship on Sunday with stunning back nine that will leave golf fans talking for years to come. PHOTOS: … Read More

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Doug Ghim takes Pacific Coast Amateur Championship

Texas golfer Doug Ghim won the 51st Pacific Coast Amateur Championship after shooting a 69 in the final round for a 275 total at the Chambers Bay golf course in University Place, Wash., on Friday. Ghim was 9 under par for the tournament and bested the defending champion, Will Zalatoris, … Read More

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Jordan Spieth takes 3-shot lead into final round at The Open Championship

For the second time in three rounds, Jordan Spieth stayed bogey free on his way to shooting 5-under-par 65 during The Open Championship at Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport, England. Heading into the final round Sunday, Spieth (11 under) leads fellow American Matt Kuchar (-8) by three shots. Conditions … Read More

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Spieth leads outright at The Open Championship, Stone makes the cut

Jordan Spieth took a two-shot lead through two rounds of The Open Championship at Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport, England Friday. Another former Longhorn, Brandon Stone, made the cut as well. Spieth leads a quartet of former Longhorns competing at the major championship this weekend. He followed up his … Read More

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WATCH: Highlights from Jordan Spieth’s 2nd round at The Open Championship

Jordan Spieth is in hot pursuit of his first Claret Jug. After sharing the lead through the first round of The Open Championship, Spieth fired another low round Friday to take a two-shot lead at Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport, England. The two-time major champion who played at Texas … Read More