Stories tagged: lilac city invitational
UPDATED: Mon., July 6, 2020
The rescheduled Lilac City Invitational expects to proceed with a few adjustments.
Wed., May 13, 2020
Dates for the 56th annual Lilac City Invitational have been pushed back in response to the coronavirus pandemic. The golf tournament at the Fairways has been rescheduled from June 4-7 …
UPDATED: Sun., June 9, 2019
Peter Lansburgh, a 31-year-old pro from Sacramento, pulled away on the back nine for a four-stroke victory with a 72-hole total of 18-under 270 at the Lilac City Invitational on …
UPDATED: Sat., June 8, 2019
Peter Lansburgh made the biggest move, firing a 6-under-par 66 for a three-day total of 12 under and a one-shot lead over good friend Jesse Schutte. T.K. Kim and first-round …
Fri., June 7, 2019
Russell Grove moved to the top of the Lilac City Invitational leader board Friday after another tough scoring day in breezy conditions at the Fairways.
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019
Gusty winds and speedy greens didn’t stop numerous pros from posting low scores Thursday in the first round of the Lilac City Invitational.
UPDATED: Fri., May 31, 2019
Lilac City Invitational organizers over the years have kicked around options to make an already enjoyable golf tournament more receptive to prospective participants.
Sun., July 8, 2018
Vinnie Murphy endured some anxious moments on No. 18 before finishing off a 4-under 68 at the Fairways to hold off Li Wang (67) and Shane Prante (68) for a …
UPDATED: Sat., July 7, 2018
Saturday is known as moving day in 72-hole golf tournaments and that’s exactly what unfolded at the Lilac City Invitational. The movement went in both directions on another windy day …
Fri., July 6, 2018
First-round leader Shane Prante extended his advantage at the Lilac City Invitational on Friday, firing a 3-under-par 69 for a three-shot lead halfway through the tournament at The Fairways Golf …
Thu., July 5, 2018
Low scores are usually the norm at the Lilac City Invitational, but the Fairways more than held its own in Thursday’s opening round.
Thu., July 5, 2018
Jonas Piibor, who spent the last 10 seasons as associate head coach at Oregon, has been hired as Gonzaga’s men’s tennis coach, GU Director of Athletics Mike Roth announced Thursday.
Wed., July 4, 2018
Favorites aren’t hard to find for this week’s Lilac City Invitational. The list begins with familiar names, including Spokane’s Corey Prugh.
UPDATED: Mon., July 10, 2017
The Lilac City Invitational, the region’s only 72-hole event, came down to the last hole and last stroke as Andrew Vijarro’s 20-foot birdie putt capped a sizzling 9-under 63 for …
Sat., July 8, 2017
Corey Prugh spent 4½ hours Saturday navigating the Fairways with a stress-free 6-under 66 that bumped his lead in the Lilac City Invitational to two strokes entering Sunday’s final round.
UPDATED: Thu., July 6, 2017
Brian Miller, the 2015 Lilac City Invitational champ, fired a 10-under 62 on Thursday to take a two-stroke lead after the first round of this year’s tournament at The Fairways.
Tue., June 27, 2017
The 54th Lilac City Invitational is offering its biggest first-place check in decades. The winner will pocket $10,000, a bump from the $8,000 collected by 2016 champion Derek Barron.
Sat., July 9, 2016
Derek Barron shot a 7-under-par 65 on Saturday to take a three-shot lead after three rounds of the 53rd Lilac City Invitational at The Fairways at West Terrace.
Fri., July 8, 2016
Derek Barron and Kevin PomArleau share the 36-hole lead at the 53rd Lilac City Invitational. No surprise there.
Thu., July 7, 2016
Spokane’s Corey Prugh posted a stellar back nine of 31 en route to a 66, taking the first-round lead in the 53rd annual Lilac City Invitational at the Fairways Golf …
Tue., June 28, 2016
The Lilac City Invitational returns July 7-10 with a heftier first-place check and notable changes to a few holes at the Fairways.
Mon., July 13, 2015
Brian Miller has won a bunch of golf tournaments but it’s been years since he experienced final-round pressure. Miller was back in the fire Sunday at the 52nd Lilac City …
Sun., July 12, 2015
Brian Miller had to withstand two late bogeys and back-nine charges by Jesse Schutte and Conner Robbins before securing a one-shot victory in the 52nd Lilac City Invitational at The …
Sun., July 12, 2015
Brian Miller shot a 6-under 66 on Saturday to extend his lead to two strokes after 54 holes in the 52nd Lilac City Invitational at The Fairways. Miller, of Indian …
Sat., July 11, 2015
Introductions won’t be necessary when Brian Miller and Kevin PomArleau tee it up today in the final group of the 52nd Lilac City Invitational at The Fairways. The two have …
Fri., July 10, 2015
Tyler Falk of Springfield, Oregon, leads by three strokes after firing a 10-under-par 62 Thursday in the first round of the Lilac City Invitational at The Fairways Golf Course. Brian …
Wed., July 8, 2015
The Lilac City Invitational seems to be finding better footing in its fourth year back on the golf calendar. The number of entries and sponsorship dollars for the region’s only …
Tue., July 7, 2015
The Lilac City Invitational seems to be finding better footing in its fourth year back on the golf calendar.
Mon., July 14, 2014
The region’s only 72-hole tournament was decided on the 72nd hole. Peter Sisich had played steady golf as he stood on the 18th tee at The Fairways with a one-stroke …
Sun., July 13, 2014
Tony Robydek secured a two-shot victory Sunday in the 51st Lilac City Invitational. He closed with a 70 for a four-round total of 17-under 271.