Refine Search

  •  
  •  
It's been painful path for Mike Weir, Trevor Immelman

...For a guy with no world ranking, it's not as far-fetched as it may seem."I look at it as I was a six-year mini-tour player and I got to No. 3 in the world. So I've done it," Weir said. "It wasn't just one tournament. I've been...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/its-been-painful-path-mike-weir-trevor-imm
Web sites back National

...of Women's Organizations, for leading the fight to have a woman join Augusta National. Pontiff, a one-time mini tour player from New Bern, N.C., said his Web site developed out of a conversation at his local golf course. "The issue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/08/gol_362943.shtml
Golf | Augusta National Golf Club
Westin: Pro returns to business of golf

...Hemann discovered that when you're a former mini-tour player and one of the state's top professionals, it's...Championship in 1993 and 1994. Hemann made a living as a mini-tour player in the mid-1980s, then took a job as an assistant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/19/gol_292984.shtml
Golf
Good draw keeps ex-Jag in the mix

...former Louisville, Ga., resident Brain Gay both finished at 6-over par and missed the cut by two shots. Lowe, a mini-tour player, was just 1-over par through 14 holes on Friday but finished with four consecutive bogeys to shoot 75. He got...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/21/gol_528396.shtml
Golf
Benepe back in U.S. Open for first time in 14 years

...can do that." --- HOME COOKING: Derek Brown is the only North Carolinian in the U.S. Open field, and the mini-tour player from the small town of Walnut Cove got a surprise Monday. When he showed up on the first tee for his practice round...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/14/gol_455956.shtml
Golf
No-name has great round

...The top eight and ties get an invitation to the 2004 Masters Tournament. These are certainly lofty goals for a mini-tour player who had made one previous cut in four career PGA Tour appearances. His biographical claims to fame are the 1998...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/14/gol_378423.shtml
Golf | Augusta State University | University of South Carolina - Aiken
Maycock, Noll, Witcher lead Georgia qualifiers for U.S. Open sectional

...Parel, Augusta, amateur Bob McDonnell, Suwanee, and Vaughn Taylor, Augusta, each with 70. Noll, a former mini-tour player who has regained amateur status, and Witcher, runner-up for the Georgia Junior Chamionship in 2000 and 2001...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/21/gol_346348.shtml
Golf
Pro makes move from Jones Creek

...club. I'm happy to be part of it." Hemann, 43, is a former Augusta State University golfer and professional mini-tour player. He opted for the life of a club pro starting in 1990 at Jones Creek. He later worked at Belle Made (1999) and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/11/gol_444703.shtml
Golf
2007: Zach Johnson brings Masters win to Iowa

...toughest Masters on record, with a cumulative scoring average of 75.881.None of that mattered to Johnson, a former mini-tour player who said he didn't know what he shot in the final round. He also called the experience surreal, which might explain...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/history/2007-zach-johnson-brings-masters-win-io
Mixed start for locals

...resident Brain Gay both finished at 6-over par with little hope that the cut line would dip that deep.Lowe, a mini-tour player, was just 1-over par through 14 holes on Friday but finished with four consecutive bogeys to shoot 75. He got unlucky...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/scott-michaux/2009-06-20/mixed-st