News for Tuesday, October 1, 2013
CSU-Monterey Bay, Brandon Hortt, Golfweek D-2 Invitational, Sunriver: Hortt leads Monterey Bay to Golfweek D-2 title
For Brandon Hortt, the past few months have been about stockpiling good experiences.
Tiger Woods, Presidents Cup: Woods was "happy and chill" at his pre-Presidents Cup interview on Tuesday.
Tiger Woods was "happy and chill" at his pre-Presidents Cup interview on Tuesday. Why you ask? He's at the Presidents, a.k.a. Ryder Cup Lite says Golfweek's Jeff Rude.
Zach Johnson, Presidents Cup: Johnson will be able to play Thursday despite 24-hour bug on Monday
Zach Johnson was stricken was the 24-hour bug on Sunday night and spend the next 20 hours at home in bed. No need to fret, Johnson, who will play a practice round on Wednesday, said he will be able to go for Thursday's start of the Presidents CUp at Muirfield.
Presidents Cup: Stricker excited about possible Spieth pairing
Steve Stricker had to skip a hunting trip with buddies in order to play the Tour Championship, but at this week’s Presidents Cup, he’s expected to land the young buck that has everyone’s attention: Jordan Spieth.
Presidents Cup, Louis Oosthuizen: Plagued with injury this year, Oosthuizen ready to compete at Prez Cup
Although Louis Oosthuizen has been plagued with neck, back and leg issues throughout the 2013 season – after months of rest – he is ready to tee it up at the Presidents Cup this week at Muirfield Village.
The Memphis men's team shot a final-round 12-under 276 to rally from a 10-shot deficit Tuesday and overcome host Alabama Birmingham at the Shoal Creek Intercollegiate hosted by Graeme McDowell.
GRU Augusta, Kory Thompson: Named interim men's coach
After Kevin McPherson’s departure from GRU Augusta’s men’s golf program to take a similar position at Coastal Carolina, director of athletics Clint Bryant named Kory Thompson as the interim men’s coach Tuesday.
Due to the government shutdown, most federally-run golf courses are closed until further notice
The broad impact of the federal government shutdown, which still has no end in sight, has affected the golf course industry as well.
The USC women's team received a stiff challenge from a trio of teams, but the defending national champions held on for a two-shot victory over Oklahoma State, despite the late disqualification of sophomore Annie Park.
College Men's Golf, California, By The Numbers: Won the team and individual title (at the same tournament) in 10 of its last 14 tournaments
California has won the team and individual title (at the same tournament) in 10 of its last 14 tournaments.
Hills and thrills: Eagle Ridge provides surprises
Near the banks of the Mississippi, surprises abound at Eagle Ridge and charming Galena says our Martin Kaufmann.
Jack Nicklaus' latest venture – launching a line of golf balls – is as much a philanthropic effort as it is a business initiative.
Jack Nicklaus announced on Sept. 30 that he will introduce a line of golf balls. Nicklaus is introducing three golf balls – the Nicklaus Black, Nicklaus Blue and Nicklaus White – to accommodate three different skilled level of players.
Crump Cup, Gene Elliot: Won Crump Cup at Pine Valley with a 5 and 3 victory over Matthew Sughrue
Qualifying co-medalist Gene Elliott won the 2013 Crump Cup on Sept. 29 at Pine Valley Golf Club with a 5 and 3 victory over Matthew Sughrue in the championship match.