News for Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Virginia Tech's Scott Vincent went 7 under in his final six holes to shoot 8-under 64 and earn a share of individual medalist honors with LSU's Stewart Jolly Tuesday at the Golfweek Conference Challenge.
Oklahoma held on for a four-shot victory Tuesday at the Golfweek Program Challenge, recording its first season-opening win since 2009.
Tim Finchem, PGA Tour, State of the Tour: Fan phone-ins take center stage in Finchem's address
At the Tour Championship, PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem acknowledged the challenges of dealing with "fan phone-ins," adding that the topic warranted further review.
During his "State of the Tour" address at the Tour Championship, commissioner Tim Finchem covered a variety of topics, from charitable contributions to slow play.
During his "State of the Tour" media conference at the Tour Championship, commissioner Tim Finchem covered a variety of topics, ranging from charitable contributions to slow play.
Junior Cheng-Tsung Pan shot 11-under 205 to capture the individual title at the Kikkor Golf Husky Invitational for the second year in a row, leading host Washington to an easy victory over Arizona State at Gold Mountain Golf Club in Bremerton, Wash.
Peter Jacobsen, Payne Stewart, Tour Championship: Jacobsen and Stewart: Offbeat yet always on key
When Peter Jacobsen was named the recipient of the 2013 Payne Stewart Award on Tuesday at the Tour Championship in Atlanta, the only question was, What took so long?
At the BMW Championship, Bubba Watson switched irons for the first time since 2004, embracing Ping’s newest model – the S55.
Rollins, Hally Leadbetter, Arkansas, golf: For Hally Leadbetter, move to Rollins feels familiar
To Hally Leadbetter, Rollins College feels a lot more like what she’s used to – on many levels.
Jacobsen accepts Payne Stewart Award with eye on the future
Peter Jacobsen is known just as much for his comedic wit as for his golf game. On Tuesday at the Tour Championship, Jacobsen’s on- and off-course traits were recognized with the prestigious Payne Stewart Award.
Bethpage Black, Ryder Cup, PGA Championship: Bethpage Black gets 2019 PGA, 2024 Ryder Cup
Bethpage Black, the brawny Long Island layout that has played host to two recent U.S. Opens, will be the site of the 2019 PGA Championship and the 2024 Ryder Cup, the PGA of America announced.
NCAA womens golf, national championship, match play: Women gain match play at NCAAs, 4th regional site
Postseason changes are on the way for the NCAA Division I women’s tournament after proposals from the Women’s Golf Committee were approved.
One was the number for George Washington freshman Lucas Farmer after making a hole-in-one on his fifth hole of college golf during the first round of the Adams Cup of Newport on Sept. 16.
Tour Championship: East Lake, hole-by-hole preview
Each year as home to the FedEx Cup finals, East Lake has been the scene of a dramatic outcome. That’s attributable in part to the enduring challenge posed by Bobby Jones' home course of old in Atlanta.