Golf

Keswick’s Miller wins 63rd VSGA Women’s Senior Am

Miller, a long-hitting native Texan who prides herself on the ability to scramble, showed both facets on the championship-clinching 14th hole.


Glenmore’s Miller charges into VSGA Senior Women’s semifinals

Keswick’s Andrea Miller has been on fire in the 63rd VSGA Senior Women’s Amateur Championship at Homestead Resort’s Old Course.


Charlottesville’s finest to battle in Women’s Senior State Am quarters

Natalie Easterly, who won the event in 2008 and 2018, will square off with Keswick’s Andrea Miller in a 10:24 a.m. quarterfinal match at the Homestead Resort’s Old Course in Hot Springs.


Another honor for Keswick’s “Full Cry” golf course

The recognition keeps rolling in for Keswick Hall’s “Full Cry” golf course located in the middle of Virginia’s wine country.


Sargent comes up short in VSGA Senior Am final

After defeating Bowen Sargent 2 and 1 in a terrific, back-and-forth final match Saturday, Buck Brittain lived up to his word.


UVA coach Sargent to compete for VSGA Senior Am title on Saturday

Sargent is making just his second Senior Amateur appearance and reached match play for the first time.


Two Charlottesville golfers battle in today’s VSGA Senior Am quarters

Bowen Sargent, the No. 11 seed out of Birdwood Golf Club, will battle No. 19 seed Philip Mahone of Farmington Country Club. Mahone is gunning for his second trip to the event’s semifinals, having made it for the first time last year.


Sargent, Mahone make match play in VSGA Senior Am

Two Charlottesville golfers survived the first two rounds of qualifying and will be battling it out in the opening round of match play on Thursday in the 73rd VSGA Senior Amateur Championship in Vienna.


UVA’s Smyth falls in Quarterfinals of Match Play at U.S. Amateur

UVA junior Riley Smyth saw her successful run at the 120th U.S. Women’s Amateur Championship come to an end during Saturday’s quarterfinal matches at Woodmont Country Club in Rockville, Md.


Lawrence Jr. of Richmond wins 107th VSGA Amateur Championship

Lawrence, who lives in Richmond and plays at Virginia Tech, defeated 17-year-old David Stanford of Vienna 3 and 2 in the 36-hole final, fittingly meeting his family to celebrate just off the 16th green.


Berry, Lawrence Jr. lead the field into match play at VSGA Amateur

Lawrence, who won the Delta Dental State Open of Virginia last month, shared medalist honors at the 107th playing of the event with Brandon Berry, as both shot two-day aggregate totals of 9-under-par 133 at River Bend Club.


Davis Love’s new Birdwood design is for everyone, even LPGA players

Golfers of all ages and skill sets are likely to fall in love with the “new” Birdwood Golf Course at Boar’s Head Resort. Designer Davis Love III kept that in mind when he brought Charlottesville 18 holes for everyone.


Love hits a home run with his “new” Birdwood design

When Davis Love III and his team designed the “new” Birdwood Golf Course, he remembered many lessons learned from the great architects on how to get the best out of the land he was working with.


Davis Love III gives us the scoop on the new Birdwood

I was fortunate to serve as moderator of a Zoom session with World Golf Hall of Famer Davis Love III, Birdwood’s PGA Director of Golf Martin Winters, and UVA golf coaches Bowen Sargent and Ria Scott in a discussion of the “new” Birdwood Golf Course at Boar’s Head Resort.


VSGA announces events will resume on June 29

After a three-month hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Virginia State Golf Association will lift its suspension of championship events beginning June 29.


Birdwood Golf Course: “It’s an incredible transformation”

When Martin Winters looks out over Birdwood Golf Course and navigates his golf cart over the expansive 18-hole layout, he’s always overwhelmed by the “wow” factor.


New par-3 course will give Birdwood golfers loads of new options

Martin Winters looks out over the new Birdwood Golf Course and imagines all the possibilities. One of those things the long-time Birdwood director of golf dreams about is the par-3 course.


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