Joe Walters celebrates his 100th birthday with a round of golf at Westwood Golf Club in West Mifflin. Legally blind, the World War II veteran doesn’t let a little thing like heat get in his way.
On this week’s edition of Black and Gold Sunday, KDKA’s Rob Pratte covered all things sports as he discussed the US Open course and contenders, local golf courses in the Pittsburgh area and even Tim Tebow being signed to the Patriots.
The top clubs in the country are both expensive AND exclusive. You’d be a hero if you could get Dad on the green at any one of them. We’ve found one way to slip Dad through the gates of a very private club; maybe you can find another!
If the wilderness fascinates you but you aren’t too keen on properly roughing it, check out these five places to experience nature without, ahem, substituting leaves for TP. Read on to learn about the best nature reserves, state parks and retreats with lovely accommodations for both the ruffian and pampered soul within us all.
Rob Pratte hosted Black and Gold Sunday live at Kuhn’s Market. He was joined by Bob Ford, Bob Dvorchak, Mike Bires, and Ted Arneaut.
Tiger Woods was assessed a two-stoke penalty for an illegal drop on the 15th hole in the second round, CBS Sports reports.
Kick off the spring season with an awesome getaway experience in Mercer County, Pa. Our area is home to world-renowned shopping destinations, top-ranked golf courses, award-winning accommodations, the scenic Amish countryside and more.
A final round of 71 was enough for Greensburg native, Rocco Mediate to hold on to the Allianz Championship of the Champions Tour. It was the first tournament in which Mediate participated, making him the sixteenth player to win their first event on the tour.
A locker room at the Youghiogheny Country Club in Elizabeth was damaged by an early Sunday morning fire.
Golf pro and Latrobe native Arnold Palmer achieved something today only five other athletes in history have achieved. He was awarded the Congressional Gold Medal.
As the dog days of August build toward September and a new school year, parents around the country are beginning to breathe a collective sigh of relief. While the kids wonder where the summer went, it is time for mom and dad to begin making plans for a little alone time. Arrange for the kids to spend the weekend with family or friends, then head out to any of the destinations on this list for an unforgettably romantic, weekend escape.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Flanked by major champions and pursued by big names, Joe Daley stuck to his game. Twenty years after quitting his job as a credit salesman to turn pro, Daley wasn’t going to back down. Not with his first victory on the PGA or Champions tours within reach. Not even with Fred Couples, Mark Calcavecchia and Tom Lehman among those looming.
The Champions Tour is coming to Pittsburgh, as the Senior Players Championship will be played at Fox Chapel Golf Club over the weekend.
PGA Tour Pro Peter Jacobsen who also works for The Golf Channel joined the guys on The Fan Morning Show Thursday from the U.S. Open.
CBS Sports Senior golf writer, Steve Elling, joined the Fan Morning Show on Monday morning to talk about Tiger Woods’ win at The Memorial this past weekend in Dublin, Ohio.