Features Fore Left: The Story of No Laying Up

Editor’s Note: NLU Contributor Kevin Jackson is a Sophomore on the Georgetown golf team majoring in Economics and minoring in Journalism. The piece below was written for his fall semester journalism class, and he received an…

Blog Fictional Golf Character Power Rankings

8. David Simms, Tin Cup Nothing about David Simms is redeeming. His cool guy visors and hammy persona are nothing more than a disingenuous façade. We know this not only because he reeks of smarminess,…

Features Dublin, Ireland Golf Trip, Part II: The K-Club

After promising myself I would do this kind of stuff all the time, and making exactly one golf trip since moving abroad almost two years ago, I jumped a flight from Amsterdam to Dublin for…

Features What Does “Good for the Game” Even Mean?

NLU Feature piece by contributor Tim Collarmore: Sports journalism is chock full of cliché hot takes and retread narrative crafting. One such cliché involves arguing whether “player x” or “coach y” is good or bad for…

#TourSauce #TourSauce: How to Act Like a Tour Pro, Part IV

You’ve read #TourSauce Part I. You’ve read Part II. You’ve even read Part III. You’ve seen the hashtag on twitter. And just when you thought the game couldn’t get any more real, eight months later,…

Features Tiger Tax Part 1: Assessment

Tiger Woods has pumped a load of money into professional golf. That’s not up for debate, and it’s certainly not a revelation to anybody. However, that reality is rather nebulous and lacks context. Sure, I’ve…