Brown, Golf Tee Off Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame Week

Larry Brown says fate drew him to Las Vegas and his journey culminates with induction into the Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame along with the 2022 class of DeMarco Murray, Amy Purdy, Shawn Davis, Glen Gondrezick and Ryan Ludwick. Along the way, he played a little of golf. Brown initially came to Las Vegas […]

Las Vegas Golf Hall of Fame Looks Back, Forward

Following a two-year hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Las Vegas Golf Hall of Fame returns with a Class in 2022 plus a look back at the Class of 1998. The 2022 Las Vegas Golf Hall of Fame Night of Induction is scheduled for Oct. 1 at The Hill at TPC Summerlin when new […]

2022 Coaches vs. Cancer Features Largest Field, Biggest Charitable Impact

It was a very good year for the annual Coaches vs. Cancer Las Vegas Golf Classic as $1.5 million was raised to help fight cancer and the largest field ever enjoyed MGM and Bellagio hospitality and golf at Cascata, Shadow Creek and Southern Highlands. Former UNLV head basketball coach created the event 15 years ago […]

Rodgers, Brady Complete Putt to End The Match at Wynn Las Vegas

Aaron Rodgers stepped up to the final hole of The Match at Wynn Las Vegas and knocked his tee shot to about 15 feet. He then calmly drained the birdie to lead he and partner Tom Brady to a 1-up win over Patrick Mahomes and Josh Allen. It was just another clutch comeback by Brady […]

Tom Brady Deploys Fakes in Golf Not Just Football Ahead of The Match at Wynn

It’s difficult to argue against Tom Brady as the greatest quarterback in NFL history. But over the last few years, he has also made a case for being the best athlete on social media. Leading up to The Match 6 at Wynn Las Vegas on June 1, Brady upped the ante. –By Brian Hurlburt, Founder, […]

Behind the Scenes with Shadow Creek Super Greg Niendorf During LPGA Week

With the LPGA Tour Bank of Hope Match Play presented by MGM Rewards this week at Shadow Creek, we thought it to be the perfect time to revisit our article with superintendent Greg Niendorf. The article was first published on the official Southern Nevada Golf Association website and Greg reminisced about his time at the […]

Vegas Golf Professionals Earn Prestigious PGA Section Awards

In golf, champions are often referred to as those who win tournaments on the biggest stages. However, it’s the champions behind the scenes who were the focal point at the recent PGA Southwest Section awards and the Vegas valley had a strong showing. DragonRidge’s Mike Davis, UNLV PGM director Dr. Christopher Cain, and TPC Las […]

Edmiston Highights 2021 Southern Nevada PGA Award Winners

Longtime Las Vegas Country Club professional Jason Edmiston earned the 2021 PGA of America, Southwest Section, Southern Nevada Chapter player of the year award. He and others were honored at Red Rock Country Club during the Golfmind awards dinner. –-By Brian Hurlburt, Las Vegas Golf Insider Southern Nevada Chapter PGA Members and Associates, join us […]

Rodgers, Brady, Mahomes, Allen Set for The Match at Wynn

Capital One’s The Match began in Vegas with Tiger vs. Phil in 2018, and is scheduled to return to Vegas again as NFR quarterback icons Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers will play against Patrick Mahomes and Josh Allen June 1. The Wynn Las Vegas is once again set to host, just as it did in […]

The Day Tiger Woods lost to a long drive king in Vegas at Legacy

There are legendary Tiger Woods and Las Vegas stories at nearly every turn, both on and off the course. He nearly played collegiate golf at UNLV for hall of fame head coach Dwaine Knight. He won his first PGA Tour event, the Las Vegas Invitational, in 1996, at age 20. He has held his annual […]