Keith Nolan

Q-School joy for Power and Devlin

Chris Devlin made it to Stage Two of the PGA Tour School. So did Seamus Power. Seamus Power and Chris Devlin made it through the first stage of the PGA Tour Q-School. But there was disappointment for Mark Murphy and Stephen Grant.

Power play at PGA Tour Q-School

Seamus Power fired a third round 68 in North Carolina and looks certain to progress to the second stage of the PGA Tour Q-School.

But Mark Murphy, Chris Devlin and Stephen Grant need to go low in the final round of their stage one qualifiers in Texas and Florida today to keep their US Tour dreams alive.

Devlin and Power on course at PGA Tour Q-School

Who’s that practising with Chris Devlin during the 2008 US Open at Torrey Pines?Ballymena’s Chris Devlin and Waterford’s Seamus Power are the only Irish players inside the qualifying positions at the first stage of the PGA Tour Q-School.

Six Irish seek PGA Tour cards

Keith Nolan begins his quest for a PGA Tour card tomorrow.Former Shamrock Rovers ace Stephen Grant is chasing his US PGA Tour dream this week.

The winger turned pro swinger tees it up in the first stage of the American Q-School in Florida today.

Grant, 34, is already through to December’s second stage of the European Tour school. But he’s trying his luck on both sides of the Atlantic after coming through US pre-qualifying last week.

The Birr ace is one of six Irishmen in action Stateside…

Murphy not a lone star in Texas

Mark Murphy lets ripWaterville’s Mark Murphy made a sub-par start to his bid for a PGA Tour card in Texas. But the former amateur international was just one of five Irishmen in action in the Q-School First Stage qualifier at Lantana Golf Club.

Keith Nolan's triple life

Former Walker Cup star Keith Nolan will be leading a triple life this year - assistant golf coach for a college team, part-time PGA Tour caddie and Nationwide Tour player.

The Bray man will be battling to win back his PGA Tour card through the Nationwide Tour, though he is guaranteed no more than fives starts as he is relying on a medical exemption.

Devlin poised at US Q-School

Barring disaster, Chris Devlin will cruise into the second stage of the PGA Tour Q-School in Florida today.

But while Mark Murphy needs a hot final round to join him, Sean McTernan and Keith Nolan fell at the first hurdle in Texas.

Ballymena born Devlin had two eagles and four birdies in a third round 68 and is just a shot off the lead with a round to play at St. Johns Golf & Country Club in St Augustine.

Devlin on fire as Nolan and McTernan struggle at PGA Tour Q-School

Keith Nolan and Sean McTernan will need two sensational rounds to keep their PGA Tour dreams alive.

But Ulsterman Chris Devlin roared out of the blocks at the first stage of the PGA Tour Qualifying School with a first round 67.