News for Saturday, December 3, 2011
Q-School: Jason Gore
Jason Gore has lost 40 pounds because his doctor said he was a borderline diabetic. He's had shoulder surgery in the last six months. And if he doesn't earn his card at Q-School, this might be it for the teddy bear.
Will Claxton shot a 2-under 70 on Saturday on PGA West's Nicklaus Tournament Course to take a two-stroke lead after the fourth round of the PGA Tour Qualifying Tournament.
Christine Song shot an even-par 72 on Saturday on LPGA International's Legends Course to take a four-stroke lead into the final round of the LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament.
Tiger trails after Round 3
Tiger Woods will have to come from behind to win his first title in two years, firing a 1-over 73 Saturday, allowing Zach Johnson to use an eagle on No. 18 to vault into the lead. Tiger Tracker.
Q-School: Seung-Yul Noh
Sean Martin: Seung-Yul Noh is playing a starring role at PGA Tour Q-School, and even countryman K.J. Choi has taken notice of the 20-year-old's unlimited potential.
Julie Williams: Former Purdue teammates Maude-Aimee Leblanc and Numa Gulyanamitta are thriving in their first trip to LPGA Qualifying School.
Julia Boland squeaked through the 72-hole cut at the final stage of LPGA Qualifying School, but others weren't so lucky.
Defending champion Lee Westwood shot 10-under 62 Saturday to take a seven-shot lead at the Nedbank Golf Challenge.
Australian Brad Kennedy shot a 4-under-68 on Saturday to take a three-shot lead into the final round of the New Zealand Open.
Alvaro Quiros of Spain shot a 3-under 67 Saturday to hold a one-shot lead after the third round of the Hong Kong Open, while joint overnight leader Rory McIlroy fell three strokes behind.