USF Invitational

North Carolina freshman shows top form at USF Invitational

DADE CITY, Fla. — His talent is evident. When Carter Jenkins was 10-years-old, he was imperceptibly influenced towards golf by his law-professor father. “My dad influenced me a lot. When he was young, he played golf very well.” Jenkins said. “He always pushed me to make myself better.”

Schenk places 2nd at University of South Florida Invitational

DADE CITY, Fla. — Purdue University senior golfer, Adam Schenk, is still looking for his first NCAA tournament win after coming within one stroke of a victory on Tuesday at the University of South Florida Invitational. Schenk came into the final day at Lake Jovita Golf and Country Club in second place in the individual standings after shooting a 65 and a 70 in the first two days, scores that guaranteed him at least a first-runner-up finish.

Auburn’s Will Long uses golf to bond with his father

DADE CITY, Fla. — Will Long didn’t look nervous playing the final round of the USF Invitational tournament. The 19-year-old freshman golfer from Auburn University had no reason to fret, shooting a 68 on Tuesday, and an Auburn-best minus-8 under par for the tournament to finish 10th. So if Long was doing just fine on the course then how was his dad, Alec, holding up?