News for Wednesday, September 23, 2009


News 2009 September 23


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Ping/Golfweek Invitational: A closer look

Ping/Golfweek Invitational

Lance Ringler takes a closer look at the teams competing in the Ping/Golfweek Invitational, which starts Sunday at Gold Mountain GC in Bremerton, Wash.

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Denver, Sherlock sweep Ron Moore titles

Denver wins at Ron Moore

Denver won its sixth consecutive Ron Moore Intercollegiate on Wednesday, as senior Stephanie Sherlock won her third college title.

What a year for some Q-Schoolboys

gives it up for the Q-Schoolboys, the biggest surprises among the 30 who qualified for the Tour Championship.

The biggest surprises among the 30 who qualified for the Tour Championship? The Q-Schoolboys.

One of golf’s iron men

Ran into Dennis Walters on the range at East Lake late this afternoon as he was about to conduct yet another youth clinic.

Holy dollar bills, Batman

is trying to wrap his mind around a putt, conceivably, worth $11.35 million on Sunday at East Lake.

Somebody on Sunday could face a putt, conceivably, on the 18th green at East Lake for $11.35 million. That would be if both the Tour Championship and the FedEx Cup’s $10 million bounty were on the line.

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Nationwide notes: Adams keeps heat on Sim

For all the success Michael Sim has had this year, one player still stands a realistic chance of catching him on the Nationwide Tour money list.

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Tiger primed for FedEx Cup finale

Tiger primed for FedEx finale

So many scenarios. So many good players. So much money on the line. Tiger Woods is keeping it so simple.

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Finchem: PGA Tour may lose events in 2010

Tour may lose events in 2010

Commissioner Tim Finchem says it's unlikely that the PGA Tour will make it through the end of next year without losing corporate sponsors – and possibly some tournaments

Work pays off for Georgia Southern senior

His coaches and teammates call him “Zebo,” but you can remember the name Ryan Zebroske for now.

Cincinnati’s youngsters pay attention early

Doug Martin knows what it takes to win at the college level. He’s trying to pass along that lesson to his University of Cincinnati men’s team.

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Sharpening grooves with the Spin-It

The Spin-It tool

Mark Clements established a personal goal: Make the best groove tool in golf. The result is the Spin-It groove sharpening tool. James Achenbach reports.

The PGA Tour’s fickle playoff finale

How to measure the fickle nature of the Tour Championship? Let us count the ways.

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Get over it! The playoffs are pretty good

Playoffs aren’t so bad

OK, so they’re not perfect, but the PGA Tour playoffs have been pretty darn good. As Jim McCabe writes, it’s time to enjoy the golf.