July 17, 2014 |
Hampered by three double bogeys Tuesday in his second round, Temple's Brandon Matthews fell short in his bid to advance to match play in the U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship in Newton, Kan. Matthews, who reached the quarterfinals of last year's U.S. Amateur, fired a 5-over-par 76 on the Sand Creek Station Golf Course to finish the 36-hole stroke-play qualifying at 7-over 149. A score of 5 over or better was needed to claim one of the 64...
January 19, 2014 |
From the street, the brick Cape Cod appeared rundown, hiding behind an old chain-link fence and an overgrown thicket. "The outside was really a mess," remembers Tom Leonard, who, with his wife, Kristina, toured the house in February 2007. Said Kristina: "The house was known in the neighborhood as the 'creepy home.' " Yet, once inside the corner, four-bedroom dwelling, the couple became smitten with its quaint character and knew this was the house that would be theirs as they started a life together.
May 12, 2012
Women's Golf Association TEAM MATCHES PLAYOFFS At ; par 72. Phila. Cup: *Sandy Run 1 def. Gulph Mills 1, 6-1. 2d Cup: *Overbrook 1 def. Coatesville 1, 5-2. 3d Cup: *Old York Road 1 def. Phila. Country 1, 5-2. 4th Cup: *Commonwealth 1 def. Brandywine, 6-1. 5th Cup: *Chester Valley 1 def. Doylestown 1, 6-1. 6th Cup: *Plymouth 1 def. Tavistock 1, 6-1. 7th Cup: *Penn Oaks 1 def. Spring Ford 2, 6-1. *-indicates challenging team trying to move up.
August 16, 2011 |
Looking at the most recent U.S. census data for Tavistock, the smallest municipality in New Jersey, you might wonder whether a biblical plague had rolled through. Between 2000 and 2010, the census reports, the Camden County borough's population fell 79 percent, from 24 to five, and the number of homes went from seven to three. Standing on the driving range there last week - most of the quarter-square-mile town is taken up by the Tavistock Country Club - course superintendent Tom Grimac laughed when asked what disasters had befallen the place in the last decade.