News for Friday, April 1, 2011


News 2011 April 1


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Lewis extends Kraft lead; Tseng three back

Stacy Lewis persevered through more desert heat to shoot a 3-under 69 at the Kraft Nabisco Championship on Friday, opening a three-stroke lead over Yani Tseng, Brittany Lincicome and Jane Park.

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LPGA legends reflect on Kraft memories

says a handful of LPGA legends reflected on their fond Kraft memories Friday.

Four LPGA legends settled into their seats in the interview room and looked out toward the assembled scribes.

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Lincicome still overcome by 2009 emotion

says Brittany Lincicome still sheds a tear or two when thinking about her 2009 Kraft win.

Brittany Lincicome just can’t help herself when she walks down the 18th hole at the Kraft Nabisco Championship. Her history here causes a little bit of emotion.

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Sluman ties course record, leads at Fallen Oak

Jeff Sluman tied a course record with a 6-under-par 66 on Friday to take a one-shot lead over Tom Lehman at the Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic at Fallen Oak.

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Lewis looks to add to inspiring story at Kraft

Lewis' inspiring story

Playing with a heavy heart, Stacy Lewis is trying to add another chapter to her already-inspirational story this week at Mission Hills.

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Kirk leads in Houston; Kim one back after 64

PGA Tour rookie Chris Kirk shot a 3-under 69 on Friday to take a one-stroke lead over defending champion Anthony Kim and 2008 winner Johnson Wagner after two rounds at the Houston Open.

Defending champ Davies leads in Morocco

Defending champion Rhys Davies of Wales shot a 1-under 70 Friday and shared the lead with Joost Luiten after the second round of the Trophee Hassan II.

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Masters Diary: ‘I’m as prepared as I can be’

talks about his first trip to Augusta and reveals whom he will play with at the Par 3 Contest.

Peter Uihlein's first memory of the Masters is Tiger Woods’ victory in 1997. The Oklahoma State junior now gets to compete in the tournament for the first time. To participate as the U.S. Amateur champion will make the experience even more special.

Fashion Q&A: Second Skin/Hollas

says one golf fashion company has found the balance between youth and tradition.

If you are the golfer that isn’t quite ready for the crazy fairway fashion scene just yet, I think we found a way for you to add a little flavor to your wardrobe and your game – Hollas. We chatted with partner of Second Skin and Hollas Garment Company’s Don Nichols to get the scoop on how to perfect fashion and balance on the course.

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Clanton soaking up Kraft Nabisco experience

College Notebook

Auburn senior Cydney Clanton was among the amateurs soaking up the experience last week at the Kraft, which gave amateurs a great look into the world of women's professional golf.

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The time is now for European Masters winner

Europeans at the Masters

With the top of the world rankings stacked with Europeans, Alistair Tait says now is the time for another European Masters champion.