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.
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.
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.
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.
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The director of the Jones Cup says the international field is the amateur tournament's best yet, headlined in 2014 by several Walker Cup and NCAA championship winners as well as top mid-ams and juniors.
Distance-measuring devices such as laser rangefinders will be permitted for use during R&A amateur events this year, the organization's Championship Committee announced Monday.
On Wednesday, the Masters, U.S. Golf Association and R&A announced the creation of the Latin America Amateur Championship. The inaugural event will be held next year in Buenos Aires. The winner gets an exemption into the Masters.
The Masters Tournament, the R&A and the USGA have teamed up to for an amateur championship for Latin America, according to GolfDigest.com.
The R&A has broken with tradition and appointed Nigel Edwards as Great Britain & Ireland's Walker Cup captain for a third consecutive time. He will lead GB&I against the U.S. in the biennial amateur matches next year at Royal Lytham.
Matt Fitzpatrick, the No. 1-ranked amateur in the world, has every intention of staying amateur for the 2014 season and beyond. He has plans to focus on his game, play in the year's first three majors and any more opportunities that come his way in 2014.
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.
Here are images from sectional qualifying for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion.
Check out photos from the first round of the 2013 Jones Cup in Sea Island, Ga.
Check out images from Sunday at Cherry Hills.
Images from Saturday at Cherry Hills Country Club.
Images from Friday at the Cherry Hills Country Club.
View images of the Rounds of 32 &16 at Cherry Hills.
Images from the Round of 64 at Cherry Hills Country Club.
Check out images from Tracy Wilcox at the U.S. Amateur.
A look back at the 2013 Golfweek Amateur Tour Championship.
Four-time U.S. Mid-Amateur champion Nathan Smith, a member of the 2009 and 2011 Walker cup teams, shows off his swing from multiple angles.
Take a look at the swing of New Year's Invitational winner Brandon Hagy, a redshirt sophomore at Cal.
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!