News for Saturday, August 21, 2010
Chasing her fifth LPGA Tour victory of the year, Ai Miyazato shot a 5-under 67 on Saturday to take a three-stroke lead into the final round of the LPGA Safeway Classic.
Juli Inkster was disqualified from the LPGA Safeway Classic for using a weighted training aid on her club while waiting on the No. 10 hole on the Ghost Creek Course at the Safeway Classic.
says Kevin Na nearly became the latest player to join the 59 Club, but settled for a 61 at Sedgefield instead.
With the low scoring of late on the PGA Tour, rules officials should think about putting out an advisory like those issued by the Department of Homeland Security. The current threat advisory level definitely is orange: High risk of BIRDIES.
Tom Lehman moved into position for his second Champions Tour major victory of the year, shooting a 3-under 69 on Saturday at Crosswater Club to take a two-stroke lead in the Jeld-Wen Tradition.
DeMarois, Shipley lead
Thanks to unfailing accuracy off the tee, David DeMarois (pictured) and Gabrielle Shipley jumped out to early leads at the Golfweek Junior Series event in Gaylord, Mich.
Atwal leads Wyndham by 3
Arjun Atwal, who lost his PGA Tour card last month, holds a three-shot lead after 54 holes at the Wyndham Championship.
has given a verbal commitment to San Diego State.
Tad Darland of Henderson, Nev., has given a verbal commitment to play college golf at San Diego State.
Ryder Cup hopeful Peter Hanson shot a 5-under 67 to open a four-stroke lead after the third round of the Czech Open.