News for Thursday, May 27, 2010
Robin Freeman shot a 6-under 66 for a share of the first-round lead at the 71st PGA Senior Championship at Colorado Golf Club.
wants you to make your NCAA Championship predictions. (Win a Tom Lehman-autographed cap!)
Well college golf fans, I am sad to say the season is just about over. With the NCAA Championship days away, 30 teams will be vieing for a spot among the top eight teams after 54 holes at the Honors Course in Chattanooga, Tenn.
Ben Crenshaw played an impeccable round of golf and yet he couldn’t help finding a few flaws.
Jason Bohn, Jeff Overton and Blake Adams shot 7-under 63s to share the first-round lead at the Colonial, where 2008 champion Phil Mickelson’s return turned into a struggle after an impressive start Thursday.
There’s a new name atop Golfweek’s Junior Rankings: Victoria Tanco.
The Hooters Women’s Collegiate Team Championship will debut Aug. 3-5, offering a unique format that features one two-woman team from Division I, II and III schools.
says Robin Freeman is no stranger to playing in the wind, and it’s coming in handy at the Senior PGA.
This is what it’s like to play golf when the wind comes whippin’ down the plain.
was pleasantly surprised by a revamped Castle Course on a visit to St. Andrews, Scotland.
I’ll confess at the outset that I arrived at the Castle Course earlier this week with, at best, modest expectations.
Here are three variously priced deals at courses rated among Golfweek’s Best in their respective states.
One of the cornerstones of Jim Justice's plans for The Greenbrier is construction of an 89,000-square-foot underground casino. Todd Fishon, The Greenbrier VP of casino operations, spoke recently with Golfweek.
Luke Donald bounced back from the disappointment of nearly winning the BMW PGA Championship by taking a share of the lead in the opening round of the Madrid Masters.
has given a verbal commitment to Oregon.
Cassy Isagawa has given a verbal commitment to Oregon. Isagawa also made unofficial visits to Pepperdine, Oregon, California-Berkeley and Southern California before deciding on Oregon.
has given a verbal commitment to Stanford University.
Patrick Rodgers, the No. 7 overall player in the Golfweek Junior Rankings, has given his verbal committment to Stanford University.
Golfweek's college gurus make their predictions for the 2010 NCAA Championship.
Finals begin Monday
How to predict the winner of next week’s 2010 NCAA Championship? Roll the dice. Sean Martin breaks down the field headed to the Honors Course in Ooltewah, Tenn.
The Journey at Pechanga
Not much of a gambler? Neither is Bradley S. Klein, at least until he steps up to the sixth tee at The Journey at Pechanga in Temecula, Calif. It’s risk-reward golf at its finest.
Paul Azinger has withdrawn from the Senior PGA Championship due to the flu.
examines the Japanese influence in the birth of Ping’s new Anser Forged iron.
The Western and Far Eastern worlds have long maintained separate identities when it comes to golf equipment, although that relationship is changing rapidly.
Paul Azinger is feeling good about his game. So good, in fact, that during the pro-am at the Senior PGA Championship near Denver, he mused about playing not at next week’s Champions Tour event in Des Moines, Iowa, but in Dublin, Ohio, at the PGA Tour’s Memorial, where he is a past champion.
Big names to play more?
The PGA Tour’s Player Advisory Council will meet June 1 to discuss ways to get its big-name players, such as Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson, to play more often. Sean Martin reports.