Monica Vaughn: Stepping away from the game, for now

By Ron Bellamy | Golf, Oregon |

NCAA champion from Reedsport, an Oregon Junior Golf star, sees a future in coaching More than a few times in the recent months, patrons at Houston’s restaurant have recognized the tall young server as she moves between the red leather booths with the dark wood accents in the upscale steakhouse in Scottsdale, Ariz. Maybe they […]

Casey Martin: Back on the Oregon Junior Golf trail

By Ron Bellamy | Golf, Oregon |

After growing up in Junior Golf, UO men’s coach returns in summers to recruit talent Life, and his job, brought Casey Martin back to Oregon Junior Golf tournaments, the focus of the summers of his youth. In his 12th year as the coach of the University of Oregon men’s golf team — NCAA champions in […]

Caroline Inglis: Late start, fast rise, and now the LPGA Tour

By Ron Bellamy | Golf, Oregon |

LPGA rookie whetted her competitive spirit in Oregon Junior Golf To begin the year, her first as a member of the LPGA Tour, Caroline Inglis played tournaments in the Bahamas and Australia and won a little money in both places. Then she played the Founders Cup in Phoenix in mid-March and won quite a bit, […]