Shintaro Ban put the finishing touches on an impressive run with a resounding win in the final match at the 2014 San Francisco City Championship.
Golfweek takes its second national ranking tournament of 2014 to TPC West, where senior Doug Pool and super-senior Ted Smith will try to defend their 2013 titles.
Casie Cathrea won the San Francisco City Women's Championship for the second straight year more than one month after leaving Oklahoma State.
Greg Eason and Linnea Strom made the most significant jumps of the week in the latest World Amateur Golf Ranking, Eason winning the John Hayt Collegiate Invitational and Strom winning the Spanish Ladies Amateur.
For the first time since August, there is a new No. 1 in the World Amateur Golf Rankings. Stanford junior Patrick Rodgers has jumped over reigning U.S. Amateur champion Matthew Fitzpatrick.
The U.S. Golf Association announced that past USGA President Jim Hyler and past USGA Women’s Committee Chairman Martha Lang will serve as the USA captains for the 2014 World Amateur Team Championships.
Two years after the Charley Hull fiasco, the Ladies Golf Union has made a major change in their Curtis Cup selection process, and it will benefit the players, as it should be says our Alistair Tait.
Kent State senior Corey Conners talks about his Jones Cup Invitational win and the upcoming college golf season.
Golfweek wants to hear about golfers with impressive amateur records on the state and local scene. Several will be highlighted in our annual Amateur Issue on May 9.
Austin Connelly may not be the biggest or longest junior golfer out there, but the 5-foot-8 17-year-old from Irving, Texas, packs a big punch, evidenced by his recent runner-up finish at the Jones Cup.
Ashlan Ramsey, of Milledgeville, Ga., and Doug Hanzel of Savannah, Ga., were recently named co-winners of the Tommy Barnes Award during a luncheon held at Cherokee Town Club in Atlanta.
Thomas J. O’Toole Jr., whose golf chops include caddie, rules expert and course-setup man, was elected as the 63rd president of the USGA.
Under the new Thomas O'Toole Jr. administration, a third responsibility of the USGA will be greatly emphasized in 2014. In a word, it is accessibility. O'Toole talked about increasing the number of golfers, making the game more enjoyable, and revitalizing the economic health of the sport.
With the Western Amateur slated to be in the Chicago area for the next five years, the WGA has announced the 2019 event will return to Point O'Woods in Benton Harbor, Mich.
Smartphones once again are front and center in golf, thanks to an announcement Thursday by the U.S. Golf Association that distance-measuring devices will be allowed in all USGA amateur championships.
Two years ago, the eight-woman U.S. Curtis Cup team was locked in well before the end of January. But here we are in a Curtis Cup year, blazing through February with only a vague idea of what players might make that team.
In following the R&A’s lead, the U.S. Golf Association has approved the use of distance-measuring devices for all USGA amateur championships and qualifying events beginning in 2014.
Kent State's Corey Conners outlasted junior golf star Austin Connelly in a one-hole playoff to win the prestigious Jones Cup on Sunday afternoon in Sea Island, Ga.
Bryson Dechambeau shot a 2-under 70 to storm into a three-way tie with reigning U.S. Mid-Amateur champion Mike McCoy and Greg Eason for the lead after two rounds at the Jones Cup Invitational at Ocean Forest Golf Club.
College stars Greg Eason (UCF), Michael Johnson (Auburn) and Curtis Thompson (LSU) all fired 2-under 70s to take the 18-hole Jones Cup lead at the Ocean Forest Club in Sea Island, Ga.
A look at Round 1 at the Harder Hall in photos.
View images of the top Amateurs of 2013.
Check out images from Walker Cup practice sessions Friday at National Golf Links in Southampton, N.Y., where the U.S. is taking on the Great Britain & Ireland team this weekend.
Matt Fitzpatrick defeated Oliver Goss 4 and 3 to win the 113th U. S. Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass.
Check out some photos from the morning round of the 113th U. S. Amateur final round at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass.
View images from Saturday's semifinals at the U. S. Amateur at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass.
Matt Fitzpatrick will face Oliver Goss in the U. S. Amateur finals. View images of Matt Fitzpatrick during the week of match play at the U. S. Amateur.
Oliver Goss faces Matt Fitzpatrick in the U. S. Amateur finals. View images from the week during match play at the U. S. Amateur of Australia's Oliver Goss who plays for University of Tennessee.
U.S. Amateur finalists Oliver Goss and Matthew Fitzpatrick throw out ceremonial first pitches at the Boston Red Sox vs. New York Yankees game on Saturday evening.
View images from the quarterfinals of the U. S. Amateur at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass.
View images from the second round of the day for some players, the Round of 16, during the U. S. Amateur at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass.
Check out a few pictures from the Round of 32 at the U. S. Amateur at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass.
View images from the 2013 U. S. Amateur at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass.
View images of Dan Talley, father of Emma Talley and Delin Feng, father of Yueer Cindy Feng, as they caddied for their daughters during the U. S. Women's Amateur.
Final round of the 113th U. S. Women's Amateur at Country Club of Charleston between Yueer Cindy Feng and Emma Talley.
View images of the semifinals from the U. S. Women's Amateur. Yueer Cindy Feng will face Emma Talley in the final on Sunday.
View pictures from the quarterfinal matches at the U. S. Women's Amateur at Country Club of Charleston.
View pictures from the Round of 16 at the U. S. Women's Amateur at Country Club of Charleston.
Take a look at pictures from the Round of 32 at the U. S. Women's Amateur at Country Club of Charleston.
Check out pictures from the Round of 64 at the U. S. Women's Amateur at Country Club of Charleston (S.C.).
A look back at the 2013 Golfweek Amateur Tour Championship.
Asher Wildman runs into Emmy Award-Winning Sportscaster Joe Buck at the U.S. Women's Amateur at Old Warson Country Club in St. Louis. Find out who Joe thinks is going to win!