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.
Kuchar in Position for Second Win
7/29/06 -- Matt Kuchar birdied the 18th hole Saturday to finish off a 2-under 69 and take a one-shot lead through three rounds of 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.
Johnson Ends Winless Drought in Witchita
7/30/06 -- Kevin Johnson, a three-time Nationwide Tour winner from 1997-2000, overtook third-round leader Matt Kuchar on Sunday with a 5-under 66 to win the Wichita Open.
Coles Fires 61 Shares Lead with Kuchar
7/28/06 -- Gavin Coles set a course record on Friday by shooting a 10-under 61 to move into a share of the lead midway through the Wichita Open.
Wilkinson Leads Suspended Wichita Open
7/27/06 -- Tim Wilkinson beat the rain and fired a 7-under-par 64 Thursday, giving him the first round lead at the suspended Wichita Open.
Daley Eyes History at Nationwide Event
7/25/06 -- The Nationwide Tour remains in the midwest this week for the second of three straight events in the nation's heartland.
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.