News for Monday, June 27, 2011
says Randy Lein's dismissal from Arizona State proves the new era in college golf is here to stay.
Randy Lein's dismissal from Arizona State proves the new era in college golf is here to stay.
Club-fitting series: Part V
Johnny Miller on senior golfers: "Most senior golfers shouldn’t carry anything lower than a 5-iron. That’s what I’ve seen. Fairway woods and hybrids are a senior’s delight."
See what the winners had in their bags this week.
The Golf Coaches Association of America has released its list of Ping All-America selections for NAIA. Oklahoma Christian's Oscar Stark is among 10 players on the First Team.
Darrell Crall, who for the past 15 years has served as executive director of the Northern Texas PGA Section, has been tabbed to lead Golf 2.0.
2012 PGA Championship
The 2012 PGA Championship at Kiawah Island Golf Resort is still more than a year away, but South Carolina and PGA executives already are anticipating the windfall it’ll create for the state.
Jeff Sorenson can’t say he won’t know what to expect heading into the final two rounds of the 44th PGA National Professional Championship at Hershey Country Club.
Connor Black, of Katy Texas, shot 1-over 285 (69-72-70-74) at The Beverly Country Club in Chicago to win the Western Junior by two shots.
Emma Talley, of Princeton, Ky., shot even-par 216 (72-72-72) at Westhaven Golf Course in Franklin, Tenn., to win the AJGA’s Franklin Junior by three shots.
Justin Emil, who spent the past five seasons as an assistant coach at Vanderbilt, has been named head coach at Rice, the school announced June 27. Emil replaces Drew Scott, who resigned in the spring.
has given a verbal commitment to UCLA.
Alison Lee, of Valencia, Calif., has verbally committed to UCLA for the fall of 2013. She is ranked No. 5 by Golfweek in the class of 2013.
offers five reasons why the U.S. Walker Cup team is shaping up to be very dominant.
As the summer rolls on, the best American amateurs are playing well and have to be making GB&I guys a bit worried about the Walker Cup in September. Here are five reasons why:
breaks down the contenders for this year’s U.S. Walker Cup squad.
Walker Cup watch list
British golfers hold the top three spots in the world rankings, the first time that’s happened in the 25-year history of the rankings.