Five things to take away from Kyle Thompson's clutch victory at the Rex Hospital Open in Raleigh, N.C.
We’re one week into the summer amateur season. Here’s a look at how the race for Walker Cup spots stands after the Sunnehanna, Palmer Cup and U.S. Open qualifying:
Top-ranked Yani Tseng won what could be the final LPGA State Farm Classic on Sunday, closing with a 4-under 68 for her fifth victory this year.
Kyle Thompson won the Rex Hospital Open for the second time in five years, birdieing the final hole Sunday for a one-stroke victory over Scott Brown, Troy Kelly and Martin Flores.
Harrison Frazar has won his first PGA Tour title in his 355th tournament, beating Robert Karlsson with a par on the third hole of a sudden-death playoff Sunday at the St. Jude Classic.
Mark Wiebe parred the third playoff hole following a weather delay and won the Greater Hickory Classic on Sunday when James Mason missed a four-foot par putt.
Nathan Smith rallied from a five-shot deficit and cruised through a three-man playoff to win the Sunnehanna Amateur for the first time.
Robert Rock completed a wire-to-wire victory in the Italian Open on Sunday to earn his first European Tour title, shooting a 5-under 67 fend off a charge by Thorbjorn Olesen.
Avoiding a clash with the NFL Playoffs, the PGA Tour has called an audible to make its 2012 season-opening Hyundai Tournament of Champions end on a Monday.
England’s Lauren Taylor, headed to Baylor University in the Fall of 2012, is the new Women's British Amateur Champion after defeating France’s Alexandra Bonetti 6 and 5 at Royal Portrush, Northern Ireland.