While in Dallas hosting the Under Armour®/Jordan Spieth Championship presented by American Campus Communities at Trinity Forest Golf Club in late June, Jordan Spieth sat-down for a Facebook Live Q & A with the American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) with topics ranging from his favorite food to his favorite AJGA tournament.
Loading up on the back leg and firing through the ball to the front side is one of the keys to good play. Sounds easy enough, but in case you’re a little foggy about the details, Grayhawk Learning Center Instructor John Kostis runs through the finer points in this video.
On Friday, May 18, the 2018 NCAA Women’s Golf Championship teed off with the No. 10 Arizona State Sun Devils sharpening their forks for back-to-back national championships. Unfortunately, they fell short of a record-breaking ninth national title, but since they set the record last year with their eighth, they still own the most team championships in NCAA Women’s Golf history.
Pierceson Coody of Plano, Texas, won the Thunderbird International Junior in a two-hole sudden-death playoff at 6-under-par 204. In the Girls Division, Yuka Saso of Manila, Philippines, claimed her first AJGA Invitational win at 7-under-par 209.
As the moon rose above Grayhawk Golf Club, Team California (San Diego – Encinitas Ranch Golf Course) went undefeated at the 7th PGA Jr. League Championship presented by National Car Rental, to capture the team’s second crown and the fifth for the Golden State.
Eight All-Star teams from across the U.S. made their way through qualifying tournaments for an opportunity to compete at Grayhawk for the 2017 PGA Jr. League Championship presented by National Car Rental. Team Arizona, which happens to play out of Grayhawk, was almost one of them. Unfortunately, they came up a lousy half-point short. A very talented team, to say the least, congratulation on a great run!
Let’s face it, with an ever-growing list things to do, it’s not easy to sneak away for a round of golf, let alone practice. But when you do get a chance hit a few balls, Grayhawk’s Paul Trittler has a few tips that will help you make the most of limited practice time.