News for Monday, May 2, 2011
says it took plenty of extra holes before USC could claim both Pac-10 titles.
After a total of seven extra playoff holes, USC sophomore Martin Trainer won the individual Pac-10 Championship, completing a Trojan sweep in California. MONDAY TOP 5
Michelle Wie and Paula Creamer have decided to play in the LPGA Sybase Match Play Championship in two weeks at the Hamilton Farm Club.
Watson visits alma mater
How did Bubba Watson spend the Monday morning after his Zurich Classic win? In Athens, Ga., helping start a Play Golf America program at his alma mater. Ryan Lavner was there.
The total number of rounds played in the U.S. fell 5.9 percent in March, but on an year-to-date basis is up 3.5 percent.
For all the tornadic devastation loosed on Alabama last week, golf courses seem to have been spared the worst of the impact.
See what the winners had in their bags this week.
says a loss at The Cliffs will be a gain for Tampa’s Saddlebrook Resort.
After only a two-year stay, BannLynch Golf USA is relocating its golf academy at the end of the month from The Cliffs, citing the setbacks suffered by the development in the Carolinas.
LPGA partners with Frontier
The LPGA announced a marketing agreement with Frontier Airlines, making the Denver-based carrier the “official airline of the LPGA.”
previews what's sure to be a fight to the finish at the NCAA Women's East Regional.
It’s the most exciting time of the year, postseason time!
The rule that cost Webb Simpson the title at the Zurich Classic on Sunday may be changing, according to a USGA official.
explains how you may never again have to be mismatched with strangers on the first tee, thanks to FullForesome.com.
Thanks to FullForesome.com, you may never again have to be mismatched with strangers on the first tee.
takes a look back at the history of historic North Shore Country Club.
Thanks to a bold revision by Don Zucker, the historic North Shore Country Club is back. Bradley S. Klein takes a look back at the club's history.
For Her 2011: Andrea Doddato
Andrea Doddato prescribes more strength, more stability for the world's top players, including Maria Hjorth, a winner on the LPGA Tour.
The Cowboys junior posted an even-par 280 to win the Big 12 Championship by five shots over teammate Kevin Tway. Hoffmann has two victories this spring after winning at Southern Highlands in March.
The Trojans continued their stellar spring play with a playoff victory over Oregon at the Pac-10 Conference Championship, their fourth consecutive top-4 finish.
The Illinois men's team won its third consecutive Big Ten Championship, shooting 7-under 281 in the final round and winning by 19 shots over Northwestern on May 1 at Purdue’s Kampen Course in West Lafayette, La.
USC sophomore Martin Trainer outlasted Oregon State’s Alex Moore during a seven-hole playoff for the individual title, then helped the Trojans to a one-hole playoff victory over Oregon in a wild finish May 1 at the Pac-10 Championships at Stanford (Calif.) Golf Course.