News for Thursday, January 13, 2011



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Rookie diary: Rained out at Sony Open

It’s the first PGA Tour event of my life and I am ready to go. . . the problem is Mother Nature is not on the same page. We are in a holding pattern here in beautiful Hawaii due to heavy rainstorms.

Allianz Championship adds new events for '11

The folks running the Champions Tour’s Allianz Championship are at it again.

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First round at Sony postponed; 36-hole Sunday

The first round of the Sony Open in Hawaii has been postponed because of persistent rain. Tournament officials hope for a 36-hole finish Sunday.

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Bramlett not a pioneer, just wants to be player

In a sport desperate for diversity, he is the first PGA Tour member of black heritage since Tiger Woods turned pro in 1996.

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Maritz, Mordt share lead at Joburg Open

South African duo Martin Maritz and Tyrone Mordt each shot a 9-under 62 Thursday to share the first-round lead at the Joburg Open.

Laurel Hill to host 2013 U.S. Am Publinx

Laurel Hill Golf Club, a public-access course in Lorton, Va., has been chosen to host the 2013 U.S. Amateur Public Links.

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Wildman’s top 5 teams on the rise

The fall season has come and gone, and spring is right around the corner. So let’s review some of the teams that are starting to gather some national recognition for playing well during the first half of the year. Today, we’ll focus on the men: