Swinging at history: Lumbee Indian pursues PGA Tour spot

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Schlosser, Jim. “Swinging at history: Lumbee Indian pursues PGA Tour spot.” News & Record (Greensboro, NC) Tuesday, 24 April 2001. 810 words.


Brief profile of Jamie Locklear, a 30-year-old Lumbee Indian who has been playing golf for five years. He was among 100 pros who competed in an 18-hole PGA tour qualifying match at Stoney Creek Golf Club on Monday, April 23. Locklear, the first Lumbee to win the Robeson County Amateur Golf Championship, is being supported in his PGA Tour aspirations by the Pembroke Chamber of Commerce, by a fundraising tournament at Riverside Golf Club on May 5, and by other Lumbee supporters.

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Jamie Locklear | Lumbee golfers
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