| Jun 18, 2012
| 9:03 PM
For golf nerds in Wichita - this is Christmas.
The Preferred Health Systems Wichita Open gets underway this week at Crestview Country Club and it sets up to be one of the best Opens ever.
The field is completely stacked. 24 of the Top 25 Money Leaders...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 8:27 PM
Not a game - practice. Practice.
Not sure if Allen Iverson plays golf but the game is all about practice. And Tuesday is usually practice rounds for the Nationwide Touring pros.
More than just hitting balls on the range, they head off for 18 holes,...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 8:39 PM
It is the calm before the storm for the Wichita Open. Literally.
Thursday's first round should be gael force wind free but storms could interrupt what should be one of the best Wichita Open's in recent memory.
The Pro-Am was the highlight of what is...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 4:41 PM
The easy prediction for this week’s Greenbrier Classic: You won’t see a 59 on Sunday. Or any other day. Even though players and fans generally like to see birdies, last year’s Greenbrier showed you can have too much of a good thing....
| Jun 7, 2011
| 1:35 PM
Preferred Health Systems Wichita Open Tournament Director Roy Turner today announced that Woody Austin will be competing in this year’s Nationwide Tour event to be played once again at Crestview Country Club June 16-19.
“We are thrilled to...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 3:33 PM
Derby resident and three-time PGA TOUR winner Woody Austin will highlight the list of golf professionals participating in next Monday’s Scholfield Hyundai Shootout at Crestview Country Club. The shootout, which starts at 6:00 pm on the back-9, will...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 8:35 PM
The commercials always say, "These guys are good!"
And in fun atmosphere like the Monday Shootout, the best the Nationwide Tour has to offer proved just how good they could be.
Former Wichita State Shocker Dustin Garza and his playing partner Kerry...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 11:21 PM
Chez Reavie was born in Wichita in 1981. But he isn't the most famous Wichita golfer.
Few even know he was born in the River City (his family moved to Arizona in the 90's and attended Arizona State).
No, the honor goes to Derby resident, a certain...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 8:50 PM
First round action of the Wichita Open has wrapped up at Crestview Country Club for Thursday.
Play was suspended around 10:40 Thursday morning as a line of thunderstorms moved through the Wichita metro area, forcing golfers off the course until shortly...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 9:59 PM
In the words of Steve Wheatcroft following his round, "It was a long day on the golf course."
Usually no one ever sighs when they say that but today was a different day. What started as a calm, surprisingly cool day to open the 2011 Wichita Open turned...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 6:21 PM
Following Thursday's four hour delay due to inclement weather, several players had to complete the remainder of their first round this morning.
For a recap of first round action at Crestview Country Club, click here.
With second round...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 10:31 AM
Previous winners of Connecticut's PGA event, listing winner and first-place prize money:
2010: Bubba Watson ($1,080,000)
2009: Kenny Perry ($1,080,000)
2008: Stewart Cink ($1,080,000)
2007: Hunter Mahan* ($1,080,000)