2016 Masters Field: Russell Knox joins the string of 2016 Masters rookies

...take a long time to sink in." Knox turned pro in 2007 after playing collegiately at Jacksonville State. He won a Nationwide Tour event in 2011 to help earn his PGA Tour card and the native Scot has never been a member of the European Tour. His...

By the Book: Columbia County firefighter and first-time novelist Panowich draws praise for 'Bull Mountain'

...their press materials say, "Bull Mountain is only the beginning."Brian Panowich will kick off Bull Mountain's nationwide tour at the Book Tavern on July 7 at 7 p.m. He also will sign books at Barnes & Noble at 7 p.m. on July 17.

Ramblin' Rhodes: A Thousand Horses got start in S.C.

...any money or anything."The new album will be out later this year maybe about the time A Thousand Horses begins a nationwide tour on May 14 in Holmdel, N.J., again opening shows for Darius Rucker.Hobby and the other band members have been...

Rare change for Brandt Snedeker paying off

...BEACH, Calif. - Brandt Snedeker finds something that works and sticks with it.He picked up a putter in 2005 on the Nationwide Tour and it has been with him since, except for a short separation last summer when the putts stopped falling. Snedeker...

UGA Week: Chris Kirk takes step back, then sees success in his game

...compete."His pattern of struggle before success looped back again as a professional. He spent three seasons on the Nationwide Tour, struggling mightily as a touring sophomore before finally breaking through in 2010 with two victories and runner-up...

UGA Week: Brendon Todd's perseverance finally pays off

...to the better pro start when they both played the Nationwide Tour in 2008. Todd won in Utah that year and finished...do it gradually."Todd missed the cut in all 13 Nationwide Tour events he entered in 2010 and three more to start...

UGA Week: Henley known for competitive nature

...personality.As a senior at Georgia in 2011, he became the second amateur to win a Nationwide Tour event on his collegiate home course.As a Nationwide Tour rookie in 2012, he won twice in playoffs to secure his PGA Tour card. In his PGA Tour...

UGA Week: Masters is dear to Compton's hearts

...lost a playoff in Wichita on the Nationwide Tour in 2004 and earned his largest...played at least 19 events on the Nationwide tour each season from 2005-07...where a tie for 100th regained Nationwide Tour status for 2011. He finished...

Heart of a champion beats in Erik Compton

...Georgia and then six seasons on the developmental Nationwide Tour.Compton believes each one ? his, Jannine's...Pebble Beach, win his first pro event in 2011 at the Nationwide Tour's Mexico Open and earn his first PGA Tour card...

British Amateur champion Garrick Porteous wins the Georgia Cup

...Cup trophy and the memory of his helicopter ride to the airport so he could make is flight to California to play a Nationwide Tour pro-am that week."All the names you see who have played in this event are impressive," Porteous said.Both...