News for Wednesday, October 9, 2013
U.S. Mid-Amateur, USGA, match play, championship
Michael McCoy and Bill Williamson both delivered dominating performances Wednesday at the 2013 U.S. Mid-Amateur, and both will meet Thursday in the championship match.
New Nike Method MOD putters expand line
Nike expands its family of Method putters with four new models that give classic designs a modern twist.
Margaret Shirley defeated four-time U.S. Women's Mid-Amateur champion Meghan Stasi in 19 holes Wednesday to advance to the championship match of the 2013 U.S. Women's Mid-Amateur.
Stanford women's golf, Mariah Stackhouse, Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational
Stanford's women's team notched its first victory of the season Wednesday, capturing the Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational by 27 shots.
Wilson announces Staff FG Tour M3 drivers, fairway woods, hybrids and irons
Wilson Golf is rolling out an entire new family of clubs under its Staff banner. The FG Tour M3 includes fairway woods, hybrids, irons and Wilson's first adjustable driver.
Two was the number for the Illinois men's golf team, which notched back-to-back victories for the second time in its last six events and broke the school's 18-hole scoring record in two of the three rounds at the Macdonald Cup Oct. 6 in New Haven, Conn.
Report: Lydia Ko petitions LPGA to play as pro at Titleholders
Would-be million-dollar winner Lydia Ko, who at age 16 is twice a winner on the LPGA as an amateur, is petitioning the tour to play its CME Group Titleholders tournament, according to reports.
Welcome to Golfweek's Men's Midweek Report. We wanted to use this hump day to update you on all the latest men's college news.
Oklahoma State, Oklahoma, Schooner Fall Clasic, college golf, Women's Midweek Report: OSU wins overdue title
Welcome to Golfweek’s Women’s Midweek Report. We wanted to use this hump day to update you on all the latest women’s college news and give you a quick glance at what to look ahead to this weekend.
Notes: Tough teams at Presidents Cup, heavy workloads, more
The U.S. kept its opponents without a lead in 11 Presidents Cup matches, while the Internationals did so just three times; plus more in our PGA Tour notes.
Here are the tee times and pairings for the first and second rounds of the Frys.com Open at CordeValle Golf Club in San Martin, Calif.
Phil Mickelson falls short of singular-sensation status
Left-hander Phil Mickelson, a future hall-of-famer, is now 6-10-3 in singles play -- 2-5-3 in the Presidents Cup, 4-5-0 in the Ryder Cup.
New year already wraps around for PGA Tour
Three members of the 2013 Presidents Cup teams are teeing it up at this week's Frys.com Open: Angel Cabrera, Marc Leishman and Hideki Matsuyama. Plus, Monday qualifying drew some notables.
Tony Johnstone brings lighter side to Internationals' week
Tony Johnstone was in the team room and on the course at the Presidents Cup, one of Internationals captain Nick Price’s trusted assistants, a savvy veteran of this global golf business and a lifelong friend.