News for Friday, November 5, 2010
Defending champion John Cook shot a 2-under 69 on Friday at Harding Park to take a one-stroke lead over Tom Kite and Tom Lehman in the Champions Tour’s season-ending Charles Schwab Cup Championship.
says Megan McChrystal and Lizette Salas skipped their team’s events to play Futures Tour Q-School.
Futures Tour Q-School might be a necessary step for aspiring pros, but it’s also proven itself to be a reliable skill test for the top college players. That much is obvious after a quick glance at the field.
with news and notes from Futures Tour Q-School.
For Jackie Barenborg, the key to a major breakthrough Friday at Duramed Futures Tour Q-School was all about point of view.
Odds are, caddie Doug Long didn’t have to read many putts for his boss this week at the first stage of Champions Tour Q-School.
Buzz Taylor dies at 79
"Buzz" Taylor Jr., the former USGA president whose tenure was marked by his fierce efforts to protect the game against the advances of equipment technology, died Oct. 29. He was 79.
says Ian Poulter’s flair for fashion is showing through in his equipment this week in Shanghai.
James Achenbach says Ian Poulter is more than an apparel aficionado. At the HSBC Champions, the Cobra staffer made a play to become an equipment trend-setter, too, by unveiling a white-headed driver.
Golfweek Junior Invite preview
The Golfweek Junior Invitational tees off Nov. 6-7 at Reunion Resort in Orlando, Fla. Ryan Lavner and Julie Williams break down the field.
South Korea’s Jiyai Shin shot a 7-under 65 Friday to share the lead with Japan’s Yukari Baba after the first round of the Mizuno Classic.
Molinari maintains HSBC lead
All eyes may be on new World No. 1 Lee Westwood, but Francesco Molinari maintained a one-shot lead Friday at the HSBC Champions.