Golf: Remembering Ken Venturi
Published 5/18/2013 at 4:27 p.m. 0 comments
Former Marco Island resident and World Golf Hall of Famer Ken Venturi died on Friday. The 1964 U.S. Open champion was 82. Here is what PGA Players and the golf community has to say about him.
Calling all golfers: Christmas Island Style outing
Published 10/11/2012 at 9:43 a.m. 1 comment
The call has gone out for golfers to help with this year’s Christmas Island Style golf outing, the proceeds for which will go to help fund the various Christmas events which are held between Thanksgiving and Christmas every year for ...
Local golf: Marco's Venturi selected for World Hall of Fame
Published 10/8/2012 at 6:37 p.m. 0 comments
Former U.S. Open champion and longtime television analyst Ken Venturi has been selected for the World Golf Hall of Fame.
Pelling takes the medal in Island Club championship
Published 4/9/2012 at 5:34 p.m. 0 comments
John Pelling, reigning Island Men’s Club golf champion showed why in winning the annual three-day tournament.
PHOTOS: Hideaway Beach tees off in fight against cancer
Published 1/29/2012 at 10:00 p.m. 0 comments
Golf, dinner, silent and live auctions added up to an event sponsored by the Hideaway Beach Club to benefit the American Cancer Society.
PHOTOS: Marco YMCA golf tournament tees off for charity
Published 12/10/2011 at 4:17 p.m. 0 comments
The Greater Marco Family Y held their 17th Annual Golf Tournament Saturday at Cedar Hammock Golf & Country Club.
PHOTOS: Westco Turf team wins Marriott Paradise Charities Golf Classic
Published 10/29/2011 at 2:17 p.m. 1 comment
They got a little wet, but 140 golfers enjoyed friendly competition in then Marriott Paradise Charities Golf Classic at The Rookery at Marco Golf Course on Friday. It was part of a Marriott weekend that included the 2nd Annual Beach ...
Marco continues being hotbed of tennis
Published 10/25/2011 at 4:55 p.m. 0 comments
Marco Island continues to be a hotbed of tennis with two events coming up and another that was successful.
PHOTOS: Christmas Island Style Golf Tournament
Published 10/17/2011 at 4:06 p.m. 0 comments
Seventeen foursomes took to the greens on Saturday afternoon at Eagle Creek’s golf course in Naples to raise funds for 2011 Christmas Island Style events on Marco Island. “It’s the first afternoon tournament we’ve held,” said Steve Stefanides, chairman of ...
Blue and green: Marco swings for Island’s police
Published 9/26/2011 at 4:26 p.m. 0 comments
It seemed like old times on the golf course Saturday as residents came out to support the Marco Police Foundation and the island’s “boys in blue.” “People play this tournament every year. It’s on their calendars,” said Bill Morris, president ...
Perspectives different for Lely golf coaches
Published 9/21/2011 at 6:09 p.m. 0 comments
staff The Lely golf coaches take different perspectives when it comes to their teams. Boys coach Daniel Johnson has 10 on his roster, while Kevin Smith struggled to get four.
Chipping away for charity: Marco Police Foundation golf tourney set for Saturday
Published 9/19/2011 at 1:13 p.m. 1 comment
The Marco Police Foundation Golf Tournament will offer something new this year – cash. Of course, the tournament is all about raising funds for the charitable work of the MPF. But winning golfers can get some funds back. Foundation board ...
Dollars for 'Disco': Golfers raise funds for Marco Island's Disco Dave during Lely Golf Tournament
Published 8/26/2011 at 2:24 p.m. 1 comment
When “Disco” Dave Bierbrauer was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer in October 2008, doctors gave him six to 18 months to live. Nearly three years later, Disco Dave turned 56 on Aug. 19. Anyone who’s life has been ...
PHOTO GALLERY: Foursome links together for Eagle Open win
Published 6/28/2011 at 1:05 p.m. 0 comments
The 38th annual Eagle Open saw three teams fly to the top in a fantastic finish on Saturday at the Island Country Club.
Golf clinic, Jolley 5K on horizon
Published 6/8/2011 at 11:01 a.m. 0 comments
An inaugural Junior Golf Clinic, featuring Island Country Club golf professionals, begins on Tuesday (June 14).
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