News for Sunday, October 2, 2011
New Zealand's Danny Lee won the WNB Golf Classic on Sunday for his first Nationwide Tour title, beating former Georgia star Harris English with a par on the first hole of a playoff.
Na wins in Las Vegas
In his 211th PGA Tour start, Kevin Na birdied Nos. 15-17 to hold off Nick Watney in Las Vegas for his first PGA Tour victory. Five Things
Kenny Perry won the SAS Championship on Sunday for his first Champions Tour title, making a 40-foot eagle putt on the par-5 17th en route to a 2-under 70 and a one-stroke victory over Jeff Sluman and John Huston.
has given a verbal commitment to Detroit Mercy.
Aaron Knutson of Lake Orion, Mich., has give a verbal commitment to play college golf at the University of Detroit Mercy.
Duke wins Rod Myers
Julian Suri led Duke to a win at home Sunday at the Rod Myers Invitational. The Blue Devils finished nine shots ahead of runner-up Baylor.
Tiger Woods is out of the top 50 in the world ranking for the first time in nearly 15 years. It ended a streak of 778 consecutive weeks inside the top 50.
Hoey wins Dunhill Links
Michael Hoey squandered a three-shot lead Sunday, but he still managed to hold off Rory McIlroy to win the Dunhill Links Championship for his third European Tour title.
Asian Amateur Championship
Hideki Matsuyama fired a final-round 67 Sunday to win his second consecutive Asian Amateur Championship and book a return trip to Augusta National in April.