News for Friday, November 13, 2009
Shin leads by 3 in Mexico
Jiyai Shin had a second-round 66 at the Lorena Ochoa Invitational to take a three-shot lead over Michelle Wie and Paula Creamer. Shin has three wins already this season, and is in the hunt for Player of the Year.
Leonard leads at Disney
Justin Leonard made 11 birdies in an 8-under 64 Friday at the Children’s Miracle Network Classic and surged to the top of the leaderboard. Rickie Fowler wasn’t so lucky.
Kevin Streelman added another interesting accomplishment to his PGA Tour resume on Friday. This one is probably his favorite, since it was worth $1 million.
Doug Barron, the first player suspended under the PGA Tour’s anti-doping policy, has filed a lawsuit to seek reinstatement to the Tour.
David Duval at Q-School? It seems unthinkable, but it could happen.
The tournament, which has been without a home since ending its relationship with Upper Montclair Country Club in Clifton, N.J., has reached an agreement in principle to be staged at Essex County Country Club in West Orange, N.J., according to a source familiar with the negotiations.
explains why Chris DiMarco’s son could help him secure his PGA Tour card for 2010.
A putting tip from his 13-year-old son could help Chris DiMarco earn his 2010 PGA Tour card.
explains why Mark Carnevale, almost 50, is heading back to PGA Tour Q-School.
Seventeen seasons removed from his Rookie of the Year honor, Mark Carnevale is a freshman all over again.
Sue Billek Nyhus has stepped down as head coach at BYU. Nyhus advanced her resignation Tuesday, and Robbie Bosco, director of the BYU Varsity Club, will take over the program as an interim coach.
Puma is in the spotlight for this week's head-to-toe look.
has the details behind the new Jim McLean course at Doral.
Despite having five golf courses, 700 rooms, a huge spa, more than 110,000 square feet of meeting space and one of the country’s most famous golf schools, Doral Golf Resort & Spa for years has been defined by one thing: the Blue Monster Course.
The Littlest Golfer is a great company that offers clothes, toys and various other golf goodies for the littlest golfer in any family.
Imano Yasuharu shot a 7-under 65 to take a two-stroke lead after the second round of the Taiheiyo Masters.
Wenchong Liang shot a bogey-free 5-under 65 Friday to move into a four-way tie for the lead after the second round of the Hong Kong Open.
Woods leads Aussie Masters
For the fourth straight event, Tiger Woods took the 36-hole lead. He was three ahead Friday at the Australian Masters.