Final Round Recap: McBeth is a 2-Time US Champ

Fending off a hard charging lead card that included Nate Sexton, Kevin Jones and James Conrad; Paul McBeth (-34) outlasted them all and claimed his second U.S. title Saturday during the USDGC. The final round and much of the 2018 USDGC took place amid unseasonably warm conditions, though the temperature decreased by a few degrees for a high of 87…

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How the Winthrop Gold Course Came to Be

The first time Harold Duvall saw the Winthrop University Recreation Area in 1988 he knew it would be the perfect place for Championship disc golf. “What it presented was the most beautiful public space in Rock Hill and a unique venue to have championship disc golf that was viewable by a gallery,” said Duvall. There were plenty of big disc golf…

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Round 3 Recap

After a day with five bogeys, 2015 Champ Paul McBeth came back down to earth, shooting a surprising -4 and now leads the event by only five strokes over hard charging James Conrad and Kevin Jones, both at -24 for the event. Leading the USDGC by 8 strokes going into the round, McBeth extended his lead to 9 after the…

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Miss. State and Liberty to Play in Dean’s Cup Final

When is the only time you will see 8 players on a card at the USDGC? The Dean’s Cup Friday was the start of the Dean’s Cup Invitational at the United States Disc Golf Championships. For the 5th Annual Dean’s Cup, Innova and College Disc Golf have invited the top collegiate teams from across the United States to take part…

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Ladies, Throw Pink Event is Saturday

  Regardless if it’s been ages since you last threw a disc or you’re an avid disc golfer, the Throw Pink event is just the thing for area women and girls. Join us at the beautiful Winthrop University campus on Saturday, October 6th for Throw Pink’s 5th event in conjunction with the United States Disc Golf Championship. Throw Pink is…

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1999 USDGC: A Look Back at the First One

20 years ago the first USDGC teed off. That’s a long time ago. Many of today’s disc golfers know about the USDGC and its famous Winthrop Gold Course, but they may not know the story behind the event and the impact it has had on the game. To get a sense of that, here’s a look at how the very…

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