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Influenced by his dad and Tiger Woods, Wyatt Worthington II Hopes His Success Opens More Golfing Opportunities for People of Color
October 14, 2021
As a young teen, Worthington met woods during a First Tee and Woods Foundation event. Woods helped the young man with his swing and provided the kind of confidence that helped Worthington qualify to play for the PGA Championship in 2016. ... read more »
African American from Flynt Wins Mastercard APGA Tour Championship
August 12, 2021
Willie Mack III once lived out of his car while dreaming of a chance to compete for a PGA title. The African American star fired a sizzling, eight-under-par 64 to sprint away from the field and captured the Mastercard APGA Tour Championship presented by Lexus by six strokes Tuesday, capping a memorable seven-month stretch that has changed the trajectory of his career. ... read more »
Black schools hope NBA star’s gift sparks a golf resurgence
September 5, 2019
Ernie Andrews looks out to the grounds of Washington's historic Langston Golf Course and shrugs at the fact that fewer young black golfers are coming out to play these days. ... read more »
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Tiger Woods Caps Off Amazing Comeback With A Win 
September 27, 2018
Tiger Woods, in his Sunday red shirt, both arms raised in victory on the 18th green.   ... read more »
Brad Pye’s National Sports Beat (4/12-4/18/18)
April 13, 2018
Notes, quotes and things picked up on the run from coast-to-coast and all the stops in between and beyond. ... read more / view gallery »
Pro Golfer Kevin Hall Competed in the Genesis Open
February 23, 2017
Pro golf player Kevin Hall was given the opportunity to play in the Genesis Open last weekend due to The Charlie Sifford Exemption. ... read more »
Son gets prison for stealing from golf great Charlie Sifford
August 25, 2016
The son and ex-daughter-in-law of late black golf pioneer Charlie Sifford have been sentenced to 21/2 years in prison for stealing from his estate. ... read more »
Golfer Charles Sifford Inducted in PGA Hall of Fame
November 25, 2015
Legendary golf player Charles Sifford was one of seven golfers inducted into the PGA Hall of Fame 2015 class on November 12. Other inductees included Tommy Bolt, ... read more »
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Supervisor Ridley-Thomas Join Advocates Pro Tour To Honor Golf Legend Charlie Sifford
August 13, 2015
Mark Ridley-Thomas will and the Advocates Pro Tour rename the road that goes into Chester Washington Golf Course “Charlie Sifford Drive.” ... read more »
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