Player Profiles
Sep 22
Accomplished mid-am Von Lossow crosses over into hickory golf
Andrew Von Lossow, the U.S. Hickory Open champion, has found a way to excel at two very different versions of the game
Sep 19
Catching up with Carol Semple Thompson
A seven-time USGA champion, one of golf's great amateurs of all-time looks back on her storied career
Jul 30
The Fairway Flapper: Westchester's first champion
Golf's first female celebrity, socialite Edith Cummings won the U.S. Women's Amateur at Westchester Country Club 99 years ago
Jul 25
Before they turned pro: Cameron Champ
Somehow the former Texas A&M star still flies under the radar, despite winning his third PGA Tour event in as many years at the 3M
Jul 21
45 years in, Gene Elliott has found his 'sweet spot'
The world's top-ranked senior has found the place where golf, fitness, family, business, and friendships are all in sync
Jul 18
Before they turned pro: Collin Morikawa
Already a two-time major champion, it's hard to believe that we were covering his amateur career just two years ago
Jun 20
Before they turned pro: Jon Rahm
We could all see this coming: the 2021 U.S. Open champion was a top amateur in Spain and at Arizona State
Jun 17
Catching up with Jay Sigel
One of golf's most accomplished amateurs looks back on his illustrious career
Jun 12
Manuel Lozada's long journey to the Dogwood
The 19-year-old Argentine who just completed a his freshman season at Arkansas is near the top of the leaderboard at the Dogwood
Jun 11
Davis Thompson makes pro debut at Palmetto Championship
The Walker Cup star looks back on a sensational amateur career that ended with him atop the Golfweek/AmateurGolf.com world ranking
Jun 08
Before they turned pro: Yuka Saso
Yuka Saso's U.S. Women's Open victory came just two years after she won the Junior PGA Championship.
May 29
Heck's next challenge: the U.S. Women's Open
The hottest amateur in the world has won six events heading to the Olympic Club
May 27
Q&A: Chloe Kovelesky, youngest 2021 U.S. Women's Open qualifier
14-year-old Chloe Kovelesky is ready to make her impact at Olympic Club as the youngest competitor at the 2021 U.S. Women's Open.
May 25
INTERVIEW: U.S. Open Dallas Qualifier Matthew Sharpstene
After a rainy two days at Dallas Athletic Club, Sharpstene finished tied for medalist with Matthias Schmid of Germany
May 11
Fresh off Walker Cup heroics, Cole Hammer rolls into regionals
As he prepares for his first PGA Tour start and a deep postseason run, the University of Texas star talks to AmateurGolf.com
May 07
Close to Home: Rick Stimmel
The former U.S. Mid-Amateur finalist didn't even start playing the game until after college
May 05
Rising Star: Ingrid Lindblad
From Sweden to Cajun Country: 'She ordered some baby back ribs with white pants on, so she had the confidence'
May 02
Before they turned pro: Sam Burns
Sam Burns just picked up his first PGA Tour win at the Valspar; his amateur record was full of clues that this was coming
Apr 11
Before they turned pro: Will Zalatoris
The world is getting to know Will Zalatoris at the 2021 Masters, but we saw his potential in his rise through the amateur ranks
Apr 11
Before they turned pro: Hideki Matsuyama
Japan's first Masters champion won a pro event and played the Masters twice as an amateur
Mar 19
Linn Grant runs her college unbeaten streak to over a year
The Arizona State sophomore from Sweden is on a historic run, even if she doesn't spend too much time thinking about it
Feb 10
Robert C. Lewis, Jr. will receive the 2021 Bob Jones Award
The Walker Cup veteran is being recognized for demonstrating the personal character and respect for the game exhibited by Jones
Feb 07
For mid-amateur Josh Williams, the Jones Cup is a home game
The 42-year-old career amateur and local restaurant owner has a lifetime of experience at Ocean Forest Golf Club
Dec 31, 2020
The 2020 AGC Men's Player of the Year: Casey Jarvis
It was a year of historic performances for the 17-year-old, who accomplished what even Gary Player and Ernie Els could not
Dec 29, 2020
The 2020 AGC Women's Player of the Year: Gabriela Ruffels
The 2019 U.S. Women's Amateur champion took full advantage of her opportunities in 2020
Dec 27, 2020
The 2020 AGC Mid-Am Player of the Year: Stephen Behr
Though he didn't get to chase his dream of a U.S. Mid-Am win and Masters berth, the 27-year-old had plenty of highlights
Dec 25, 2020
The 2020 AGC Senior Player of the Year: Craig Hurlbert
In a year interrupted by the pandemic, the Montana native and Texas resident led the points race from start to finish
May 15, 2020
After long road to recovery, Theegala goes out on top
One year ago, Sahith Theegala couldn't even take a full swing; now the awards are coming in like a Wave
Apr 19, 2020
Tournament Talk: U.S. Amateur champion Andy Ogletree
The national champ and Georgia Tech senior has seen his plans, including playing the Masters with Tiger, thrown up into the air
Apr 10, 2020
Masters week lost, but memories abound for Sammy Schmitz
The U.S. Mid-Am champ recalls practicing with rising stars, a memorable toss at the Par 3 competition, and Rickie Fowler's shoes
Mar 25, 2020
AmateurGolf.com Feature Interview: John Pak
The Florida State junior and Walker Cup star has risen to No. 2 in the world ranking but now everything has stopped
Mar 18, 2020
Tournament Talk: Alex Ross' 57 at the Dogwood Invitational
Alex Ross talks about his historic round, his golf game, and his return to Druid Hills for the 2020 Dogwood Invitational
Mar 07, 2020
Interview with Bob Royak, senior amateur major champion
The U.S. Senior and Jones Cup senior champ is playing some of the best golf of his life at the age of 58
Jan 12, 2020
Remember the name: Jayden Schaper
South Africa may have just found the next star to follow in the footsteps of Els, Goosen, Schwartzel and Oosthuizen
Jan 01, 2020
The 2019 AGC Men's Player of the Year: Chun An Yu
How do you win a points race? Winning yes, but also getting into contention over and over again in college, amateur and pro events
Dec 30, 2019
The 2019 AGC Women's Player of the Year: Jennifer Chang
A year of college wins, high finishes, and a successful run through LPGA Tour Qualifying won Chang the year-long points race
Dec 28, 2019
The 2019 AGC Mid-Am Player of the Year: Stewart Hagestad
A rare U.S. Open feat, consistent high finishes and Team USA contributions gave Hagestad another year to remember
Dec 27, 2019
The 2019 AGC Senior Player of the Year: Doug Hanzel
A seven-win season propelled the Savannah, Ga. native to his fourth AGC Senior POY award
Nov 05, 2019
AmateurGolf.com Feature Interview: Alexa Pano
As she returns to the site of her first major amateur win, the 15-year-old reflects on the feat and the doors it opened for her
Nov 04, 2019
The Long Road Back, by Davis Shore
A first-hand story of playing through pain and the journey to recover and fulfill the promise of a top college prospect
Oct 07, 2019
Same winner, different player: Brennan's Middle Atlantic legacy
Michael Brennan was 15 when he first won the title. His game has greater depth with each passing victory.
Aug 09, 2019
Clanton, 15, is all business in his U.S. Am debut at Pinehurst
Said the Florida native, "I want to make a statement that I’m there to play."

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