News for Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Wong, Mitsunaga help East open up 1-point lead at AJGA's Wyndham Cup
Qi Wen Wong and Rinko Mitsunaga went undefeated to help the East open up an 8-7 lead Tuesday at the Wyndham Cup.
Matthew Fitzpatrick welcomes task at hand: Earn card or face uncertainty
For reigning U.S. Amateur champ Matthew Fitzpatrick, 20, this week's Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open is his third leg of a seven-tournament trial to see whether he will stay up with the big boys or be relegated to a lesser tour next year.
Small-town Oregon club makes big-time splash at U.S. Senior Open
A trio of Oregonians – Rob Gibbons, Bruce Stewart and Pat O'Donnell – will tee it up at the U.S. Senior Open as members of the same, small club, the Arrowhead Golf Club.
Tee times: Ricoh Women's British Open, 1st round at Royal Birkdale
Here are the first-round tee times and groupings for the Ricoh Women's Open at Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport, England.
Jimmy Walker searches for missing link to good play in Britain
Jimmy Walker has learned a lot in 2014, including how to win on the PGA Tour (three times) and what's it like to chase a Ryder Cup spot. Now he'll use the Scottish Open to try and conquer links golf.
Nichols: Rooted in friendship, Michelle Wie vs. Stacy Lewis great for the LPGA
Michelle Wie and Stacy Lewis spend plenty of time together off the course, but it is the pushing of each other on the course that is paying major dividends for them, and for the LPGA.
Steve Stricker WDs from British Open; Ryo Ishikawa in
Steve Stricker withdrew Tuesday from next week's Open Championship and will be replaced by Ryo Ishikawa in the field for the July 17-20 major championship at Royal Liverpool.
At 44, Catriona Matthew finds ultimate balance of golf, family
Catriona Matthew, 44, is not only competing with the young guns at this week's Ricoh Women's British Open, but also managing to maintain a solid family life with husband Graeme and daughters Katie and Sophie.
Australia's Dale Brandt-Richards captures stroke-play medalist honors at Pacific Northwest Amateur
Dale Brandt-Richards claimed stroke-play medalist honors Monday at the Pacific Northwest Amateur.
25 years of Wyndham Cup: Tiger Woods, Rickie Fowler lead all-time teams
This year marks the 25th year of the Wyndham Cup -- so to celebrate the occasion, here are Golfweek's all-time teams in the AJGA event.