News for Saturday, December 17, 2011
Joseph Vojtko, the golf pro at Rosemont Country Club in Fairlawn, Ohio, combined with amateurs Tom Luck, Alan Goldberg and Jeff Sterling to win Golfweek’s Pro-Am at Pebble Beach on Dec. 14.
From Jason Dufner's impressive handling of defeat at the PGA Championship to Rory McIlroy's tireless energy at the Grand Slam of Golf to Miguel Angel Jimenez at Match Play, our Jim McCabe reflects on his year in golf.
A memorable 24 hours from a cross-country reunion got the year started on the right foot.
Beth Ann Baldry
From a California photo shoot with Ai Miyazato before her country's devastating earthquake to playing golf with gators (accidentally) to a whirlwind journey with Yani Tseng, our Beth Ann Baldry shares her year in golf.
Top 10 Euro storylines
Alistair Tait: From Europe's dramatic win over the U.S. at the Solheim Cup to Luke Donald's mastery on both tours to Rory McIlroy's big win at the U.S. Open, it was a year to remember in Europe.
Little compares to a major championship, but lots unfolded on the entry levels of women's golf in 2011, too.
Masters champion Charl Schwartzel shot a second straight 6-under 66 on Saturday to move four strokes behind Lee Westwood at the Thailand Golf Championship.
Thompson wins in Dubai
Lexi Thompson, 16, earned her second career victory Saturday at the Dubai Ladies Masters. She became the youngest winner on the LET, a record she already holds on the LPGA.
Geoff Ogilvy took a two-stroke lead Saturday in the Australian Masters, shooting an 8-under 63 on his boyhood course at Victoria Golf Club.
A Canadian sports doctor whose stable of superstar athletes included golfer Tiger Woods avoided prison Friday for bringing unapproved and mislabeled drugs into the United States for house calls.