News for Monday, October 17, 2011
Arkansas wins Windon
Arkansas picked up its third title of the season Oct. 17, holding off UCLA for a four-stroke victory at the Windon Memorial.
See what the winners had in their bags this week.
PGA Grand Slam of Golf
Rory McIlroy arrived in Bermuda for the PGA Grand Slam of Golf after a whirlwind golf tour of China that might be called the trip of a lifetime – even for a major champion. Jim McCabe
Olympic course-design contest
Olympic organizers officially have begun the process to select a course design for the 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro. Gene Yasuda reports.
Take a look at the top five surprise teams of the fall:
5 Things: N'wide Tour
5 Things: Jason Kokrak picks up his second Nationwide Tour victory of the season behind his Tour-leading length of the tee.
A.J. Crouch won the St. Augustine Amateur on Sunday after prevailing in a four-hole playoff with Jim Liu and Spencer Cole.
Pan, a freshman at Washington, won The Prestige at PGA West with rounds of 69-67-65 to finish at 15-under 201 and win by three shots.
The Longhorns are quickly making a statement to which team should be at the top in men’s college golf.
Kim posted rounds of 66-68-66 for a 13-under 200 total to win the Stanford Intercollegiate by two shots over UCLA’s Stephanie Kono.
The Bruins are the only NCAA Division I women’s team that is undefeated this fall.
LPGA newcomer Lexi Thompson has what it takes to compete on the pro circuit, former teenage golf prodigy Michelle Wie said Monday.