Golfers Gone Wild

July 1, 2012 |

Xavier’s golf program has garnered national attention in the last few years with the success of two of its graduates. Jason Kokrak won five college tournaments for Xavier and qualified for the U.S. Open as a 22-year-old in 2007.

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Golf Goes Inside

July 1, 2012 |

Hours after a spring cloudburst, Doug Steiner walks over to a puddle in the parking lot of the Maketewah Country Club, plants his feet in the water and looks up.

“The front door is going to be right…here,” he says.

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Slice of Life

July 1, 2011 |

Dan Wenstrup knows his way around a golf course. Exactly 100 of them. Wenstrup long ago promised himself that he was going to play every single course on Golf Digest magazine’s list of “The 100 Greatest Golf Courses” in America. … Read More

Gambling on Golf

April 1, 2011 |

Patrick Brown has always been ahead of the game. He finished high school a semester early. He earned a bachelor’s degree in business at Xavier in 1985 after only two and a half years. He went through law school and … Read More

Xavier wins Golf Meet

October 1, 2010 |

Xavier golf standout Sebastian MacLean defeated Danny Lewis 5 and 4 to win the 2010 Cincinnati Metropolitan Amateur Championship in June, becoming the best amateur player in Cincinnati. In the final match, MacLean birdied holes 9-12 before cruising to victory. … Read More

Golf Story

January 1, 2009 |

Men’s golf coach Doug Steiner scans the world for great golfers, recruiting them from Canada to the Virgin Islands. But two of his most recent finds came from his own backyard—literally. This year Steiner has two of his children—daughter Lindsay, … Read More

Big Business

October 1, 2007 |

Sean Miller was working his way through Kroger recently when a man approached with a smile and a request. “This is my brother’s phone number,” the man said, handing Miller a piece of paper. “Can you give him a call … Read More