Wittenberg's gamble to play Nationwide pays off
Casey Wittenberg was eligible to play in the Travelers Championship last week but instead chose to play in the Nationwide Tour event. He made it pay off with a victory which all but assures him of his PGA Tour card for next year.
Wittenberg turned down Travelers invite; wins Nationwide event
Casey Wittenberg won the Preferred Health Systems Wichita Open on Sunday by two shots to win on the Nationwide Tour for the second time this season.
Nationwide Going to Wichita for Midwest Shootout
7/30/07 -- Fresh off the yearly shootout known as the Cox Classic, the Nationwide Tour remains in the Midwest this week for the Wichita Open.
Pair Share Top Spot at Nationwide Event
8/3/07 -- Bradley Hughes, the 2004 winner, fired a 9-under 62 Friday to grab a share of the lead after two rounds of the Wichita Open.
Thompsons 62 Leads Nationwide Event
8/2/07 -- Nicholas Thompson fired a 9-under-par 62 Thursday to grab a two-stroke lead after the opening round of the Wichita Open.
Piercy cards 62 holds three shot lead in Wichita
Scott Piercy fired a 9-under 62 Friday to move three strokes clear of the field after two rounds of the Wichita Open.
Walton Alone on Top at Nationwide Event
8/4/07 -- Michael Walton fired a 5-under 66 Saturday to take a one-stroke lead after three rounds of the Wichita Open.
Big opening for players in need of money
Brad Elder ran away with the Preferred Health Systems Wichita Open title last year as he opened and closed with rounds of 6-under 65.
Elder Enjoys Four-Shot Win in NWide Event
8/5/07 -- Brad Elder fired a 6-under 65 Sunday to win for the second time at the Wichita Open. He also won here in 1999.
Couch Close to Battlefield Promotion
7/30/05 -- Chris Couch fired a 5-under 66 on Saturday to move into a share of the lead after three rounds of the Wichita Open.