News for Sunday, May 16, 2010
Laura Davies won the Ladies German Open for her 74th worldwide title, closing with a 4-under 68 on Sunday in windy and cold conditions for a two-stroke victory over compatriot Melissa Reid.
Scott wins Valero Texas Open
Adam Scott made the Texas Open his first PGA Tour victory in two years, shooting a combined 11-under 133 in a 36-hole finale Sunday to edge Fredrik Jacobson by a stroke.
Justin Hicks won the BMW Charity Pro-Am on Sunday for his second career Nationwide Tour title, closing with a birdie for a 5-under 66 and a two-stroke victory over four players at rainy Thornblade Club.
ASU at the NCAAs
As Arizona State goes for its second consecutive NCAA Women’s Championship title this week, coach Melissa Luellen has used a familiar blueprint to build the Sun Devils. Beth Ann Baldry reports.
Pak wins 25th LPGA title
Se Ri Pak topped Suzann Pettersen and Brittany Lincicome in a playoff Sunday to win the Bell Micro LPGA Classic. It was her 25th LPGA victory.
Dan Forsman made an eagle and four consecutive birdies on the front nine Sunday on his way to a three-stroke victory in the Regions Charity Classic on Sunday.
J.B. Holmes shot a 6-under 66 to take a one-stroke lead after the first of two rounds planned for Sunday at the Texas Open.
Golfweek’s Junior Series
The dates and sites are set for the 2010 Golfweek Junior Series. The Series is open to boys and girls ages 18 and under, and will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Sweden’s Peter Hanson shrugged off a one-shot penalty and beat Alejandro Canizares of Spain in a playoff to win the Mallorca Open on Sunday.