Created with a goal of enhancing Baltimore's prestige and ability to attract businesses to the region, Caves Valley Golf Club has weathered waves of national corporate consolidations and relocations that thinned the pool of prospective members. Many of the companies whose leaders were instrumental in the Owings Mills club's 1991 opening have long since been acquired by others.
Andrea Kraus of Baltimore lost, 3 and 2, in the final of the U.S. Senior Women's Amateur at the Wellesley (Mass.) Country Club on Thursday, but there's hardly any shame in falling short against one of the greatest USGA champions of all time.
The Orioles hadn't even thrown a postseason pitch in 2014, and already Orioles manager Buck Showalter has rolled out the heavy artillery. Brooks Robinson, the 1970 World Series MVP, met with the club on Wednesday.
Pandora Jewelry, the Danish charm and bracelet seller with U.S. headquarters in Columbia, has joined Rolex and Hana Financial Group as top-tier sponsors of this July's LPGA International Crown at Caves Valley Golf Club in Owings Mills, the tournament announced Tuesday.
Billy Hurley III might be in his element at steamy Congressional Country Club for the AT&T National. Not only is the former Navy golfer playing close to where he grew up in Leesburg, Va. and where he now lives in Annapolis, but the triple-digit temperatures that are expected this weekend could be to Hurley's advantage given his military training.