News for Thursday, August 22, 2013
Defending champ Lydia Ko among Canadian Women's Open co-leaders
Amateur Lydia Ko opened her Canadian Women's Open championship defense with a 65 to tie for the lead alongside Christel Boeljon -- who notched an ace down the stretch Thursday -- and Angela Stanford.
After two weather delays, there's still plenty of first-round golf to be played at The Barclays, as Kevin Stadler holds a one-shot lead following a 7-under 64 at Liberty National. Here are 5 Things you need to know.
Tiger Woods, Matt Kuchar and Brandt Snedeker will play early Thursday in the Barclays, kicking off the 2013 FedEx Cup Playoffs. Stay tuned all day long to see who makes a first-round move.
Lang, Barrand win Golfweek New England Junior
Jackson Lang and Katie Barrand won the Golfweek New England Junior on a soggy Thursday in Baltic, Conn.
Lee Westwood switched iron shafts for the first time in 17 years this week, swapping Ping JZ shafts for True Temper X100 shafts. However, the change came in a roundabout way.
Fred Hoiberg, Iowa State's men's basketball coach, had his first ace on Monday, two months after recording a double eagle.
Barclays delay brings out players' cellphone cameras
During the first-round rain delays at the 2013 Barclays, a few cellphone cameras came out in and around the Liberty National clubhouse.
Steve Stricker, Derek Ernst, PGA Tour, winning percentage: Steve Stricker leads Tour in season head-to-head record
Rarely do you hear anyone talk about a player’s head-to-head won-loss-tie record. With the PGA Tour’s version of playoffs beginning today, let’s take a look at those head-to-head records, which mean so much in other sports.
Our David Dusek takes a look at the new Ping S55 irons through photos.
Ever hit yourself with your own drive on the golf course? Well, PGA Tour Canada player J.J. Regan did just that before the Great Waterway Classic.
Charley Hull, Lydia Ko, LPGA, CN Canadian Women's Open: Hull, Ko pairing in Canada offers a glimpse into the future
Charley Hull, the 17-year-old European Solheim Cup darling, is playing her first year of professional golf without any sponsors in an attempt to "prove herself." It's going well so far.
Brian Cairns, carded rounds of 72-68-69 for a 7 under-par 209 total to win the Gilbert A. Currie Trophy at the Michigan PGA Championship on Aug. 21.
Women's college golf preview: No. 13 Washington Huskies
The Huskies return all five starters from a team that was ranked No. 1 at last season's midway point.
We are counting down the top 30 men's teams heading into the fall college season. Today's story: No. 13. Florida State.
Follow the Round 1 leaderboard at the Barclays, the PGA Tour's first FedEx Cup Playoffs event.