Golf

The traumatic brain injury that led to a lifelong love for golf

“The doctors said that I was lucky to be alive,” said Deegan Bee, a 13-year-old junior golf phenom who has been traveling the country to compete in high-stakes golf tournaments. Bee’s path to discovering his love for the game of golf was a bit different; he discovered the game after a traumatic brain injury, or TBI, that left him having to re-learn how to walk and write. Read more

Arizona women's golf snags first tournament win

Arizona women’s golf came away with its first win of the season after a successful run through the Pac-12 preview in Kailua Kona, Hawai‘i. The Wildcats finished the tournament 19 shots under par, UCLA finished second with 17 shots under par and ASU finished third with seven shots under par. Read more

Women's golf has a podium finish in Stanford Intercollegiate tournament

This past weekend, the women’s golf team traveled to Stanford, Calif. to play in the Stanford Intercollegiate Tournament. After the three-day weekend, the Wildcats finished tied for third with the University of Southern California finishing four strokes below par. Stanford finished second with five strokes below par and Stanford finished first in a landslide victory with 10 strokes under par.  Read more

The traumatic brain injury that led to a lifelong love for golf

“The doctors said that I was lucky to be alive,” said Deegan Bee, a 13-year-old junior golf phenom who has been traveling the country to compete in high-stakes golf tournaments. Bee’s path to discovering his love for the game of golf was a bit different; he discovered the game after a traumatic brain injury, or TBI, that left him having to re-learn how to walk and write. Read more

The UA Parent and Family Association Golf Challenge is back for another round

The University of Arizona Parent and Family Association brings the par-tee to Family Weekend with a golf challenge on Oct. 11. The second annual Family Weekend Golf Challenge takes place at Topgolf, allowing Wildcat parents the chance to participate in competitive games. In addition to the competition, each participant receives breakfast, lunch and a UA golf polo shirt. Read more

Top five athletes of the 2018-19 year

On every team, there is an athlete that stands out above the rest with their impact on their team’s success. Here are just a few of them that achieved great personal success this season:  Read more

Wildcats sports teams gear up for postseason

The spring semester is almost complete, and several Arizona sports teams are starting to wrap up their seasons. Some have already hit postseason play, while others close out their regular season in the next couple weeks. Here’s a breakdown of where each sport stands:  Read more