Tagged: western amateur

Here Are Some of the Golfers You'll See at Alotian Club's Western Amateur Tournament

by Lance Turner 6/13/2013 2:50 pm

The Alotian Club has revealed the names of the some of the golfers scheduled to play in next month's Western Amateur tournament.

Southern Amateur: Dartmouth's Williamson Beats Bama's Wyatt In Thrilling Playoff

by Jim Harris 7/21/2012 9:12 pm

Peter Williamson, a recent Dartmouth grad and New Hampshire native, donned long pants and carried his own clubs over the four rounds of the Southern Amateur Golf Championship, but he never wilted in the mid-July Arkansas heat. And when he drained a 27-foot birdie putt Saturday on the third hole of a sudden death playoff at Chenal's Bear Den course, the Ivy League All-American had the biggest win of his amateur career.

On the Tee: Warren Stephens and The Alotian Club

by Warren Stephens 4/16/2012 12:00 am

Stephens Inc. CEO Warren Stephens has not only played some of the country’s best courses, he built one. Stephens shares his memories of a life in golf and the creation of the Alotian Club.

Jim Harris: Stephens' Alotian Club Will Be In Full View In 2013 With Prestigious Western Amateur

by Jim Harris 11/30/2011 3:30 pm

Average golfers and regular fans of the sport see Augusta National Golf Club and its beauty every spring, thanks to the Masters Tournament being televised. If we wanted to see up-close the greatness of Pine Valley in New Jersey, we could follow amateur golfers for one weekend in the fall. For free. But, we wondered, would we ever have the chance to watch skilled golfers take on Arkansas' greatest, but rarely seen, golfing treasure? Warren Stephens, the Little Rock businessman, said Wednesday he just wanted the right event to come Alotian's way. That tournament will be coming in 2013.

Razorbacks' Ethan Tracy Wins Western Amateur Tournament

by UA Media Relations 8/6/2011 5:59 pm

Senior Ethan Tracy of the University of Arkansas men’s golf team won the prestigious Western Amateur on Saturday with a pair of 1-up victories in match play over Cheng-Tsung Pan and Patrick Cantlay at the North Shore Country Club in Glenview, Ill.