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Ed Schwent, PGA

Slovakia Olympic official closely following Slovakia's lone Olympic golf hopeful, Rory Sabbatini, at the BMW Championship

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

South African-born Rory Sabbatini recently became a Slovakian citizen and its lone Olympic golf hopeful, who is being shadowed by Slovakian Olympic official at the BMW Championship

If you want personality in your U.S. Amateur semifinalists, William Holcomb V is your man

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

There doesn't seem to be a person the senior at Sam Houston State won't say hello to as he's making friends, and history, at the U.S. Amateur

A key to consistency in putting from one of the tour's best on the greens

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

Beau Hossler, top 10 in strokes gained/putting on the PGA Tour in 2019, on his tips for rolling it like a pro

Cohen Trolio just reached U.S. Amateur semifinals despite never playing individually in a national amateur tournament before

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

Cohen Trolio is 17 and about to enter the 11th grade back home in West Point, Miss. He's also one win away from playing in the 2020 Masters and U.S. Open

Hideki Matsuyama shoots course record 63, leads by one at BMW Championship

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

Up-to-the-minute leader board and other scoring information for the 2019 BMW Championship, Aug. 15-18, 2019, Medinah Country Club (No. 3), Medinah, Ill.

Tiger struggles with his putter, will need a strong weekend to make it to the Tour Championship

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

Tiger Woods shot a second straight one-under par 71 in the BMW Championship, but will have to rally on the weekend to advance to the Tour Championship

Pinehurst Brewing Co. has gone all in on the U.S. Amateur by creating its own 'Hefemeyer' beer

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

The name plays off the Havemeyer Trophy, given to the U.S. Amateur champion, as well as the traditional German beer hefewizen

"Golf Digest X Imperial Hat Giveaway" OFFICIAL SWEEPSTAKES RULES

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

"Golf Digest X Imperial Hat Giveaway" OFFICIAL SWEEPSTAKES RULES

Rex Ryan daggers himself over his own foot fetish on live television, remains the man

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

When the subject of feet came up on ESPN's "Get Up," Rex Ryan knew exactly what to say.

LeBron James Jr.'s high school squad might be basketball's most entertaining team

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

LeBron James shares impressive sizzle reel of his son's high school basketball team, which will also include Dwyane Wade's kid.

Tin Cup's most famous hole should be on every golfer's bucket list

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

Yes, the famous hole from Tin Cup is a real golf hole—and we explain why it should be on every golfer's bucket list

According to Bryce Harper, Bryce Harper's parents left the game before he hit an insane walk-off grand slam

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

Before smashing one of the most electric homers of the season, Bryce Harper's parents might have left the game, and Bryce noticed.

The best part of Bryce Harper's walk-off Grand Slam was John Kruk's (immediate) reaction

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

Bryce Harper had the biggest hit of his Phillies career and John Kruk got really, really excited in the TV booth.

Golf equipment question: Is a two-way chipper legal?

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

Golf Digest consults a USGA equipment expert on whether or not those goofy two-way chippers are legal

Need more air off the tee? Here's how to max your hang time for more distance

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

David Leadbetter on maxing out your distance: "Your spine should tilt away from the target at impact."

John Augenstein is trying to make the U.S. Walker Cup team at Pinehurst (oh, and win the U.S. Amateur, too)

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

The Vanderbilt senior adjusted his focus this summer in hopes of playing for the U.S. at Royal Liverpool next month, and the strategy looks to be paying off

Tiger Woods' positives do not include his opening-round score of 71 at Medinah

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

Tiger Woods had no issues with the oblique strain that caused him to withdraw from the Northern Trust, but wasn't quite sharp in first round of the BMW Championship

Jim Furyk renews love affair with Chicago golf, opens BMW Championship with a bogey-free 66

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

Jim Furyk, who won the U.S. Open in Chicago and once shot a 59 in the BMW Championship there, opened the BMW with a 66 on Thursday

Venus Williams asking for coffee "ASAP" mid-match is the most relatable sports moment ever

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

Venus Williams comeback at the Cincinnati Masters on Thursday was fueled by a familiar source: coffee.

Viktor Hovland continues impressive run, opens Korn Ferry Tour Finals with a 64

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

Viktor Hovland narrowly missed earning a PGA Tour card, but still has a chance via Korn Ferry Tour Finals and opened with a 64 on Thursday

Swing Sequence: Patrick Cantlay

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

The former No. 1-ranked amateur and Memorial winner's swing was retooled for control and reliability

Stanford's Andrea Lee wins Mark H. McCormack Medal as leading women's amateur in 2019

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

With a semifinal appearance at the U.S. Women's Amateur last week, Lee jumped from No. 2 to No. 1, and with a handful of spoils for the 2020

Feast your eyes on the most terrifying high school highlight tape since Jadeveon Clowney's

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

Future Clemson Tiger Bryan Bresee looks ready to terrorize the ACC and he hasn't even graduated high school yet.

Rory McIlroy confused the heck out of a marshal by taking a ridiculous line off the tee

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

Rory McIlroy's aggressive drive on the 9th hole during the first round of the BMW Championship was a sight to behold.

Tiger Woods shows up to course rocking his hat backward, Golf Twitter reacts accordingly

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

Tiger Woods made an entrance ahead of his first round at the BMW Championship as only Tiger Woods can.

Pro golf is calling Brad Dalke, but not before the forever amateur enjoys a curtain call of sorts

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

What the future holds for Brad Dalke in the pro ranks is unclear, but his finale tournament as an amateur comes with mixed emotions

Joe LaCava recalls his hilarious response when Tiger Woods asked him to be his caddie

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

During his Caddie Hall of Fame induction speech, the legendary looper retold the story of Woods asking him if he was interested in being his caddie.

University of Texas football team gets hypnotized, and the results are hilarious

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

This video of the Longhorns getting hypnotized is the wildest—and funniest—team-building exercise you'll ever see.

Use Butch Harmon's keys to simplify bunker shots

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

"Resist the urge to dig. Ball forward, and slide under it."

Phil Mickelson, Luke Donald exchange Twitter barbs (And GIFs) over use of greens books

17 Aug 2019 14:55:20 Z

The conversation about slow play on the PGA Tour continued on Twitter between Phil Mickelson and Luke Donald.

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As a tournament player, Ed Schwent was one of the best amateurs and professionals in the St. Louis area.  Ed Schwent achieved some of the highest levels in St. Louis golf by coaching at Saint Louis University and becoming the Head Golf Professional at The Missouri Bluffs, Gateway National, and for the past seven years at Old Hickory Golf Club.  Old Hickory will continue to be the home of Ed Schwent and the Ed Schwent Golf Academy.  Ed's personal approach to each student is unique in golf instruction. His teaching attracts students of all ages, gender and ability.  Ed's goals are to help each student reach their own goals.  From golf swing instruction, to the mental side of golf to fitness and short game, contact Ed today to schedule a lesson package to start you on your own improvement and enjoyment of golf.
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