Steve Burkowski

Reporter/Producer, Golf Central
Studio Play-by-Play Host, European Tour


Steve Burkowski is a reporter and producer for Golf Central, covering amateur events and the college golf ranks for the network.  He also serves as a tower and on-course reporter at select USGA events, in-studio commentator for the network’s European Tour coverage and field producer for PGA TOUR events.  Burkowski has been with Golf Channel since 2000, where he began as a production assistant for Golf Central.  He also was lead producer and co-host for College Central, the network’s college golf news show, from 2003-06.

Prior to joining Golf Channel, Burkowski worked in Columbia, S.C. at WVOC 560 AM and Sports Radio 1400. He covered The Masters and the Verizon Heritage, was the voice of Lady Gamecock basketball, host of 'The Wake-Up Call' and 'The Cheap Seats' and was co-host of the local pre-game football and pre-game basketball shows for the University of South Carolina.  Burkowski also hosted “The 19th Hole,” a weekly golf radio show.

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    USGA addresses water concerns at Water Summit

    The USGA met with a collection of experts at the first ever Water Summit to discuss the use of water in golf course maintenance, one of the most important issues facing the game.

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    USGA's Water Summit tackles golf's use of water

    The USGA held its first ever Water Summit Tuesday outside Dallas.

  • All head coach Josh Gregory did, was lead his team to back-to-back National Championships, a feat last accomplished in the mid '80s.

  • UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. – We’ve now had our first look at Chambers Bay, a golf course many of us have never seen. The site of this week’s U.S. Amateur and 2015 U.S. Open has received a variety of differing opinions.

  • CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The 36-hole championship match is underway at the U.S. Women’s Amateur as Jessica Korda and Danielle Kang square off. Two things are for certain by day’s end.

  • CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Since Tiger Woods’ debacle at Firestone last week, much of the talk surrounding the world’s No. 1 golfer has been about the time he’s spent at Whistling Straits with swing instructor Sean Foley.

  • Charlotte, N.C. – The first round of match play at the U.S. Women's Amateur is underway at Charlotte Country Club, with temperatures once again reaching the middle to high 90s.

  • CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A day after shooting a U.S.

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    TULSA, Okla. – First round of match play continues today at the U.S Amateur Championship. Southern Hills is stifling hot, what else would you expect in Tulsa in late August?

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    ST. LOUIS – Andrea Gaston remembers the first time she saw Jennifer Song. It was at the 2007 U.S. Women’s Open.