Blog 2019 NCAA Women’s Championship Preview

It’s that time again! You may be absorbed in the PGA Championship this weekend but I’d argue it’s absolutely not the most fun tournament being contested. That distinction goes to NCAA Division-I Women’s Golf championship,…

Reading Room Selection #12: May 2019

Two things influenced the selection this month–the PGA Championship moving to May and the fact I have yet to select a book from one of my favorite golf writers, Alan Shipnuck. So in that spirit,…

TrapDraw Podcast Episode 28: Charlie Saxon & Brandon Matthews

Two of NLU’s Young Hitters, Charlie Saxon and Brandon Matthews, sit down with Tron to talk about their current game, backgrounds, and myriad of other topics. This episode was recorded in late March 2019 at…

Reading Room Selection #11: April 2019

April in the golf world is synonymous with the Masters. This month’s selection is of course Augusta related though it’s not Masters specific. It’s a book written by Tripp Bowden about his relationship with longtime…

TrapDraw Podcast Episode 27: Some Kind of Monster

This is the second installment of the Perfect Club! Today’s topic is the 2004 documentary currently airing on Netflix called Some Kind of Monster. It chronicles the band Metallica during the making of what would…

Reading Room Selection #10: March 2019

Given the sad news of the passing of legendary sportswriter Dan Jenkins late last week, I think it appropriate to read one of his works which has been on my list for quite some time….

Reading Room Selection #9: February 2019

With February being Black History Month I think it’s perfect occasion to explore a book I’ve had my eye on for some time. This month’s pick is: The book’s description reads as follows: Golfers talk…

TrapDraw Podcast Episode 26: “We’re on to 2019”

It’s a one-mic roundtable with everybody present, just like the old days! We discuss our mindset going into the new year, re-live some highlights from the past year, and share some personal goals (golf and…

Fauxlex Series The 2019 NLU Fauxlex Series

With the new year we’re excited to launch the inaugural Fauxlex Series! Think of it as the world golf tour we would create if given the power to do so. It incorporates events from several…

Reading Room Selection #8: January 2019

Let’s ring in the New Year with this selection:   Here’s the description: Alister MacKenzie was one of golf’s greatest architects.  He designed his courses so that players of all skill levels could enjoy the game…