News for Saturday, June 12, 2010
A day after a shaky start, the United States swept all six matches at the Curtis Cup on Saturday to take an 8 1/2 to 3 1/2 lead over Great Britain and Ireland.
USA overpowering on Day 2
Team USA swept all six matches and took a commanding five-point lead Saturday at the Curtis Cup. As Beth Ann Baldry writes, the Americans have turned a surprise party into a snoozer.
The third round of the LPGA State Farm Classic has been postponed Saturday because of thunderstorms.
Robert Garrigus shot a 4-under 66 to break out of a pack and grab a two-stroke lead Saturday over Robert Karlsson after three rounds of the St. Jude Classic.
says LPGA rookie Whitney Wade has a unique sponsor in West Point Thoroughbreds.
Whitney Wade’s Kentucky roots are taking hold when it comes to sponsorship of her budding LPGA career.
Brad Benjamin prides himself in being a player “who doesn’t stomp on your own foot when you don’t have to.”
Thomas Bjorn of Denmark shot a second straight 7-under 65 to take a three-stroke lead over streaking Richard Green of Australia at the Estoril Open on Saturday.
says Team USA perked up after sweeping morning four-balls at the Curtis Cup.
Noreen Mohler, the U.S. team captain, wasn’t worried at all after Day 1 of the Curtis Cup.
Team USA retakes lead
Trailing after Day 1 of the Curtis Cup for the first time since 1996, Team USA (with Stephanie Kono) bounced back to sweep the morning four-ball matches Saturday and take a two-point lead. Jim McCabe reports.
The Pac-10 Conference announced Thursday that the University of Colorado has agreed to leave the Big 12 and join its conference.