News for Thursday, December 9, 2010
has given a verbal commitment to Wake Forest.
Mariana Sims, of Austin, Texas, has given a verbal commitment to play golf for Wake Forest in the fall of 2012.
Averyhardt fights for tour card
Through two rounds of LPGA Q-School, Shasta Averyhardt is in position to become the first black golfer on the LPGA since 2001.
Twentysomethings on Tour
In his state-of-the-tour address, PGA Tour chief Tim Finchem lauded the impact of young stars including twentysomethings Dustin Johnson and Rickie Fowler. Count on them for promotional punch in ‘11.
Shadow Creek Golf Club and Fallen Oak Golf Club top the 2009 Golfweek's Best Casino Courses
Inside the Dec. 10-17, 2010 issue of Golfweek:
with an update from the fifth round of European Tour Q-School.
Former Oklahoma player Carlos Del Moral and Simon Wakefield of England share the lead heading into the final round of the European Tour Qualifying School at PGA Catalunya, Girona, Spain.
Anthony Michael of South Africa shot a 6-under 66 Thursday to lead after the first round of the Alfred Dunhill Championship, the opening European Tour tournament.
says TaylorMade’s white-headed R11 woods are bound to generate buzz.
What do the Oakland Raiders, Johnny Cash and Gary Player have in common? All three are known for black apparel.
Injured Wie struggles again
Michelle Wie, struggling with a back injury, shot 72 Thursday in the Dubai Ladies Masters to fall six shots back of leader Lydia Hall.
American Bobby Gates overcame an Australian wildlife experience to shoot an 8-under 64 on Thursday for a share of the first-round lead in the Australian PGA.