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June 25, 2019 | Jordan Lindsay

Kids Learn More About Golf at Montgomery Housing Partnership Event

A group of kids are learning more about golf thanks to the Montgomery Housing Partnership. Please watch the video for more details.  

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June 3, 2019 | Joe Yasharoff

Former Georgetown Prep Star McCarthy Tries to Qualify for U.S. Open

Update: Denny McCarthy fell short in his attempt to qualify for the U.S. Open. McCarthy was even par on the day (73, 71), 2 shots short of the cut which was 2 under. Naval Academy graduate Billy Hurley was one of those who did qualify.   Woodmont Country Club’s North Course in Rockville was the […]

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April 30, 2019 | Joe Yasharoff

Avenel to Host PGA Tour Event in 2021

When the PGA Tour announced that the Quicken Loans National was leaving last year, the DC area was left without a pro golf event for the first time in more than 30 years. That changed today when the Tour announced that the Wells Fargo Championship, normally played at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, NC, will […]

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April 15, 2019 | Joe Yasharoff and Ashley Profitt

Woods’ Masters Miracle Creates A Scene Like No Other

It’s official: he’s ba-a-a-ack. 43 year-old Tiger Woods did what many experts said he could not – win another major title. After four knee surgeries, four back surgeries, and many well-documented, off-the-course scandals, Woods was counted out by everybody – including Woods himself who wondered if he would ever play again, much less win a […]

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September 19, 2018 | Laura Rowles

Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber Golf Tournament a Success Despite Hurricane Florence

Golfers were able to tee off and complete 18-holes of golf at the Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) 28th Annual Business Golf Classic despite the forecast of “Hurricane Florence” in the midst. Over 75 players, teed off at Worthington Manor Golf Club, 8329 Fingerboard Road, Urbana, Maryland on Friday, September 14. “Planning a golf outing […]

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June 20, 2018 | Staff Writer

Spectator Guide to Quicken Loans National Golf Tournament

The Quicken Loans National is fast approaching. Golf fans from all over will congregate at TPC Potomac from June 27 to July 1 to watch Tiger Woods, Rickie Fowler, and the PGA stars in the golf tournament. Here is some important spectator information. Parking: General Spectator Parking is $20 and can be purchased at the […]

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October 25, 2017 | Michelle Queen

Five Things to Know for Oct. 25 in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Oct. 25, in Montgomery County, Maryland: 1. State Golf State Finals: The last day of the State Golf Tournament takes place today at the University of Maryland College Park golf course. Good luck to Whitman, Churchill, Wootton, and Sherwood teams and the many individual players from Montgomery County. […]

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July 1, 2017 | Phil Fabrizio

3rd Round at TPC Potomac – A Hot One!

Third round play of the Quicken Loans National began at TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm early on Saturday with the weather a concern and the leaders scrambling. After two rounds it was David Lingmerth at 10 under par with Geoff Ogilvy at 9 under.  By mid afternoon a typical mid-Atlantic thunderstorm blew through Potomac delaying play […]

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June 28, 2017 | Sonya Burke

Golf Fans Flock to Quicken Loans National, Tickets Still Available (VIDEO)

The $7.1 million Quicken Loans National takes place from June 29- July 2 at TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm and golf fans are flocking to the tournament to see their favorite golfers. During the Pro-Am, some veterans and volunteers shared their thoughts (see video, below) about the tournament, that honors the military, and their favorite […]

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June 28, 2017 | Sonya Burke

Rickie Fowler Says New Quicken Loans National Golf Course is “Tough” (VIDEO)

Professional golfer Rickie Fowler is having a great season. He’s ranked number nine in the world and this week he plays at the Quicken Loans National in Montgomery County. The $7.1 million tournament is being played for the first time at TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm. “I’m looking forward to the new golf course here,” […]

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