News for Monday, August 31, 2009
Iowa leads Conf. Challenge
Iowa is coming off its best season in 10 years. Now, at the first event of the 2009-10 season, the Hawkeyes are in position for more success.
explains how the variety of shots being offered to players at the Golfweek’s Conference Challenge has led to a lot more fun.
Thoughtful course setups mean more fun at college events. So can we please see more of them?
The number of rounds played in the U.S. remained flat in July and increased marginally, up 0.2 percent, for the year-to-date period, according to the most recent national survey.
See what the winners had in their bags this week
Harrah’s Cherokee Casino & Hotel has opened Sequoyah National Golf Club, which is just the tip of the iceberg on a planned $633 million expansion.
Golfweek's Best Deals: Nebraska
Pound for pound and dollar for dollar, it’s darn near impossible to find deals that pack more punch for the frugal golfer than those available at Nebraska’s top public courses.
Bradley S. Klein, Golfweek’s architecture editor, offers his opinion on hole No. 12 at Merion East, which will soon test the skills of Walker Cuppers.
There was much less movement or “volatility” from the first to second event of the playoffs this year than last.
Suzie Lee, of East Northport, N.Y., shot even-par 213 (73-70-70) at the Kingsmill Resort and Spa in Williamsburg, Va., and won the AJGA Junior at Kingsmill in a playoff.
Byeong-Hun “Ben” An, of Bradenton, Fla., won the U.S. Amateur at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa, Okla.
explains why there will be a friendly rivalry when Jack and Arnie tee off at the 2010 Masters.
The announcement that Jack Nicklaus will join Arnold Palmer as Masters honorary starter was at once inevitable and appropriate. Perhaps no two golf names go together like Arnie and Jack.
tries to remember which golf legend Georgia Southern sophomore Joe Monte surpassed a few years ago at the U.S. Junior.
Joe Monte took down one of the biggest names in golf at the 2005 U.S. Junior. If only I could remember who...
Jack Nicklaus will join Arnold Palmer as an honorary starter at the Masters next year, Augusta National announced Monday.
There’s no perfect system for the PGA Tour playoffs. That’s why the Monday Scramble is suggesting the only format that makes sense: match play.