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1/18/17 | Vince Winkel
Well Fargo Championship Staff Open The House
Corporate sponsors of the Wells Fargo Championship on Wednesday descended on Eagle Point Golf Club to chat with tournament staff and sample menu items for what will be one of the biggest sporting events ever held in Wilmington. Read More


1/17/17 | Vince Winkel
First Tee Of Greater Wilmington Will Benefit From Golf Championship
The First Tee of Greater Wilmington, a nonprofit youth development organization that plans to introduce the game of golf and healthy values to 25,000 youth within the community by 2019, has been named primary beneficiary of the 2017 PGA Tour event, scheduled to be played May 1-7 at Eagle Point Golf Club. Read More


1/11/17 | Brian Mull
Mull Again: Carolinas Amateur will return to Wilmington in 2019
The Carolinas Amateur was scheduled to be played at Cape Fear Country Club this summer, but the tournament won't come back to Wilmington until 2019 Read More


1/7/17 | Joe Catenacci
Locals fill up volunteer list, area outlets selling tickets for Wells Fargo Championship
WILMINGTON — Officials had previously said the Wells Fargo Championship is shaping up from a logistical standpoint. But, other aspects of the tournament are starting to take shape, too, heading into the 2017 PGA TOUR schedule.Read More


9/20/16 | Paul Lawler
Golf tournament can be game-changer for Wilmington area
Wilmington and Southeastern North Carolina will enjoy quite the spectacle this May when the Wells Fargo Championship golf tournament comes to Eagle Point Golf Club. Read More


8/7/2016 | John Smist
Eagle Point ready for 2017 Wells Fargo Championship
The club has been hard at work getting ready since it was announced in February 2014 that the Eagle Point Golf Club would host the 2017 Wells Fargo Championship. Read More


5/8/2016 | Dan Spears
Cheap Seat : Wilmington can win with PGA TOUR drama
There are dozens of questions to be answered in the year before the Wells Fargo Championship comes to Wilmington next May. Parking, hotels, restaurants, traffic. Yes, yes, yes and yes. And we’ll get them all taken care of. Read More


5/7/2016 | Brian Mull
PGA TOUR officials begin to hit high gear for Wells Fargo arrival in Wilmington
Wherever he goes around Wilmington lately, folks ask Cecil Worsley about the Wells Fargo Championship. The prominent local businessman is also the treasurer at Eagle Point Golf Club, which will play host to the PGA Tour event in May 2017. Whether he's in a business meeting or a bible study, friends want the latest. Read More


5/19/2016 | Neil Cotiaux
The Wells Fargo Championship: One Year And Counting
With less than a year before pros at the 2017 Wells Fargo Championship tee off at Eagle Point Golf Club, community leaders are aiming to hit a long drive down the fairway, score a birdie and create a business bonanza for the region. Read More


2/23/2016 | Jenny Callison
Business Community Hears Wells Fargo Championship Details, Plans
The greater Wilmington community should prepare for what will be a major opportunity to showcase itself to an international audience: the Wells Fargo Championship, to be played at Eagle Point Golf Club the first week of May 2017. That was the consensus of four panelists at Tuesday morning’s Power Breakfast about the upcoming PGA Tour event, organized by the Greater Wilmington Business Journal and held at the Wilmington Convention Center. Read More


9/15/2015 | Dan Spears
Wells Fargo sets up tickets for 2017 event at Eagle Point
While the reservations have been made for awhile, this week's visit by the tournament staff for the PGA Tour's Wells Fargo Championship is the latest confirmation of the event's one-year trip to Wilmington in May 2017. Read More


10/2/2015 | The StarNews Editorial Board
Editorial: Big-time golf is coming to town
Mark your calendars for May 1-7, 2017. That’s when big-time golf will return to the Wilmington area, if only for one event. The Wells Fargo Championship will be held in Charlotte as usual in May 2016. Read More


5/30/2015 | Dan Spears
Cheap Seat- 100 weeks until Eagle Point's in spotlight
They say time flies when you're having fun. We here in Southeastern North Carolina are about to find out how quickly 100 weeks can take. That's how long it will be until the world's best golfers come to Wilmington in a one-time-only appearance along our coast with the Wells Fargo Championship moving to Eagle Point in May 2017. Read More


3/20/2014 | Dan Spears
Wells Fargo sets up tickets for 2017 event at Eagle Point
While the reservations have been made for awhile, this week's visit by the tournament staff for the PGA Tour's Wells Fargo Championship is the latest confirmation of the event's one-year trip to Wilmington in May 2017. In fact, those in charge are now calling it their upcoming "beach vacation" on their website. Read More


3/18/2014 | Eddie Southards
Editorial: Big-time golf is coming to town
Mark your calendars for May 1-7, 2017. That’s when big-time golf will return to the Wilmington area, if only for one event. The Wells Fargo Championship will be held in Charlotte as usual in May 2016. Read More


3/18/2014 | Dan Spears
PGA TOUR names Eagle Point as host for 2017 Wells Fargo Championship
The PGA Tour officially announced Tuesday morning that Eagle Point Golf Club in northern New Hanover County will be the host course for the 2017 Wells Fargo Championship. The event's regular host, the Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, will be undergoing final preparation for the PGA Championship and needs a one-year substitute. Read More


5/8/2014 | Dan Spears
Volunteers a critical piece of puzzle for PGA TOUR event
The first and only director of volunteers in the 12-year history of the PGA Tour's Wells Fargo Championship remembers where everything – not to mention, everyone – has to be. Her army of 2,300 ambassadors present the first impression fans and golfers get when they arrive at the course. Read More


3/21/2014 | The StarNews Editorial Board
Landing PGA Tournament gives region a chance to shine
The Cape Fear region has a reputation as a great place for golf, but landing a tournament on the regular PGA Tour has the potential to show a national audience what else is great about the area. This week's announcement that the Wells Fargo Championship will make a one-time stop at the Eagle Point Golf Club at Porters Neck in 2017 is good news indeed, and not just for exposure. Read More


12/29/2014 | Vince Nairn
Top Sports Stories of 2014
As 2014 comes to a close, the StarNews will take readers through the top 10 sports stories of the year, counted down through Jan. 1. Here are Nos. 7-4. Nos. 10-8 were released Monday (http://ow.ly/GyoaX), and the top three will be revealed Wednesday. Read More