Former Baylor School golfer Harris English will announce on Sept., 13 at Black Creek Club the he will join the Nationwide Tour.
The Children’s Hospital Classic on Oct. 6-9 at Black Creek Club — where English practiced almost every day in high school — will be one of his first professional tournaments.
“There’s a lot of win-wins here,” tournament chairman Mickey McCamish said. “He’s sharing them with Chattanooga, Baylor, the Nationwide Tour and the Children’s Hospital Classic.”
English is currently in Scotland representing the United States as part of the Walker Cup team which faces a squad from Great Britian and Ireland Sept. 10-11 at Royal Aberdeen Golf Club.
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David Uchiyama is a sports writer at the Chattanooga Times Free Press who began his tenure here in May 2001. His primary beats are UTC athletics — specifically men’s basketball and athletic department administration — and golf, which includes coverage from the PGA Tour to youth events. He also covers other high school sports, outdoor adventures, and contributes to other sections of the newspaper when necessary. David grew up in Salinas, Calif., and began working ...