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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:31:00 ESTGeorgia Tech alumni were out in force on the first big weekend on the PGA Tour and Web.com Tours, with eight players competing and seven cuts made. All four former Yellow Jackets – Ollie Schniederjans, Stewart Cink, Richy Werenski and Bryce Molder – who were in the field made the cut at the Sony Open in Hawai’i.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 19:33:00 ESTAs Bruce Heppler’s team cranks it back up and readies for the meatier part of the golf schedule, Georgia Tech’s head coach knows more about his squad than at the start of the school year, yet still searches for answers.
The No. 25-ranked Yellow Jackets were uneven in four fall events, although one could suggest that Tech showed more than a season earlier to spark optimism.
Tue, 13 Dec 2016 11:47:00 ESTIt is officially off-season on the pro golf tours, but you wouldn’t know it from following last weekend’s competition. For David Duval, Stewart Cink and Matt Kuchar, arguably Georgia Tech’s most famous alumni in professional golf, there was plenty of holiday cheer to go around.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 17:05:00 ESTGeorgia Tech head golf coach Bruce Heppler and the Georgia Tech golf team enjoyed a record fund-raising effort at its Ramblin' Wreck Cup, the principal fund-raising event for the Yellow Jackets' program, at the Golf Club of Georgia.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:07:00 ESTThough the PGA Tour is in its official holiday break during the 2016-17 season, Matt Kuchar has kept busy, playing in a pair of non-official events, including last weekend’s Hero World Challenge in New Providence in The Bahamas, the annual event co-hosted by Tiger Woods.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 09:04:00 ESTA Georgia Tech golf alumni reunion of sorts came together last weekend when 10 former Yellow Jacket stars teed it up in the RSM Classic at Sea Island, Ga., the final fall event on the 2016-17 PGA Tour schedule.
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 11:14:00 ESTA Georgia Tech golf alumni reunion of sorts will come together this weekend when 10 former Yellow Jacket stars tee it up in the RSM Classic at Sea Island, Ga., the final fall event on the 2016-17 PGA Tour schedule.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 11:29:00 ESTThree highly-regarded junior golfers from the class of 2017 – Will Dickson of Providence, R.I., Noah Norton of Chico, Calif., and Ben Smith of Novi, Mich. – have signed national letters-of-intent to play at Georgia Tech, head coach Bruce Heppler announced.
Tue, 08 Nov 2016 08:32:00 ESTVeteran PGA Tour star Stewart Cink earned his first top-25 finish of the season, and nearly his best finish in more than a year when he tied for 15th place at last weekend’s Shriner’s Hospitals for Children Open in Las Vegas, Nev.
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 20:35:00 ESTGeorgia Tech's golf team was unable to sustain the momentum generated by a pair of upset wins on Monday, and met its match Tuesday in a 19 ½ - 4 ½ loss to 15th-ranked Southern California in the championship match of the Cypress Point Classic at the Cypress Point Club.
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 10:25:00 ESTMatt Kuchar and Roberto Castro posted solid finishes at least weekend’s World Golf Championship event, the HSBC Champions in Shanghai, China. Kuchar (283, -5) tied for 21st and Castro (286, -2) tied for 30th, but the highlight of the weekend was a hole-in-one by Kuchar in the third round.
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 22:39:00 ESTGeorgia Tech's golf team enjoyed its finest day of the fall season Monday, knocking off 14th-ranked Georgia and sixth-ranked Stanford at match play to reach the championship match of the Cypress Point Classic at the Cypress Point Club.
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 13:05:00 ESTGeorgia Tech’s golf team finishes off its fall schedule Monday and Tuesday by competing in a unique match play event at one of the nation’s legendary golf courses in the Cypress Point Classic at Cypress Point Golf Club in Pebble Beach, Calif.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:32:00 ESTIt was a slow week on the PGA Tour for Georgia Tech alumni, with only Cameron Tringale making the trip to Malaysia to play in the CIMB Classic. Tringale finished 76th with a 6-over-par score of 294.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 21:02:00 ESTVincent Whaley shot a final-round 69 (-3) Sunday to earn a top-20 finish playing as an individual, but Georgia Tech struggled to a 6-over-par 294 Sunday and finished in 12th place at the Golf Club of Georgia Collegiate at the Golf Club of Georgia.