Edgerton native tees it up at the John Deere Classic today
Phil Quade, 48, has made the loop around the 18-hole links-style Erin Hills course nearly twice a weekend for the past three summers. His son, Korey, 20, caddies nearly every day on the course, which might end up playing the longest in U.S. Open history when the tournament is held there in 2017.
Josh Udelhofen of Platteville didn’t record a single bogey during the 36-hole finale of the Ray Fischer State Medal Play Championship. He fired a 7-under 65 during the morning’s third round and closed with a 68 in the afternoon to beat Pewaukee’s Kyle Driscoll by two shots.
Aaron Gavin of South Milwaukee was one shot off the lead in one of the final groups off Riverside Golf Course on Friday night. On Saturday morning, Gavin turned in a sparkling 7-under 65 as one of the first players off the tee. He will take a three-shot lead into the final 36 holes of the Ray Fischer State Medal Play Championship on Sunday.
Todd Westrich of De Pere had eight birdies in his round and shot a 6-under 66. He leads Ed Dzirbik Jr. of Brookfield, Kyle Driscoll of Milwaukee and Aaron Gavin of South Milwaukee by one shot.
The Ray Fischer State Medal Play Championship, which begins with Friday's opening round at Riverside Golf Course, is one of the top golf tournaments held in Wisconsin.
Chambers Bay delivered heart-stopping drama Sunday in the U.S. Open when Spieth birdied his final hole to become only the sixth player to win the Masters and the U.S. Open in the same year. The real surprise was not that he won, but how he won.
Edgerton pro golfer Steve Stricker is busily preparing for a Champions Tour event in 2016 that he won't even be eligible to play.
Sophomore Bennett Knapek fired a 6-under 66, helping lead Arrowhead to an Ashenfelter record score of 293.
Jordan Spieth romped to his first major championship with a record-tying performance at the Masters on Sunday, shooting an 18-under 270 to become the first wire-to-wire winner of the green jacket since 1976.