News for Monday, September 26, 2011
Golfweek Conference Challenge
Much like Day 1, Stephan Jaeger and Chattanooga are leading at the Golfweek Conference Challenge. That and four other stories from Round 2 at Spirit Hollow.
explains that a strong group of freshmen will lead the way for a promising New Mexico squad.
Looking for a sleeper team this year? Well, I may have one for you. Just a few weeks into the college golf season, I have had a few coaches tell me to keep an eye on New Mexico.
Sam Horsfield feature story
He's won seven tournaments in the past two months and defeated Ian Poulter in a nine-hole match. Matt Bernstein offers an introduction to one 14-year-old to keep an eye on.
Hank Haney has been sued by a Pennsylvania woman and her son who claim that the instructor did not deliver on promises of personal instruction at his South Carolina academy.
The Blue Devils junior defeated Alabama’s Jennifer Kirby on the first hole of a playoff at the Mason Rudolph Fall Preview to win the third individual title of her career.
The Blue Raiders senior closed with a 4-under 67 to finish at 8-under 205, beating Davidson’s John Skeadas by two shots at the Mason Rudolph Championship.
The Bruins opened its season with a six-shot win at the Mason Rudolph Fall Preview.
Behind medalist Hunter Green, the Blue Raiders held off Mississippi by a stroke Sept. 25 to win the Mason Rudolph Championship at the Vanderbilt Legends Club in Franklin, Tenn.
All four rounds of the Presidents Cup in Australia will be televised live in the United States for the first time with the event outside North America.
See what the winners had in their bags this week.
says the PGA of America has turned to a familiar ally to lead its efforts to boost women's participation in golf.
PGA of America executives want to “reset” the golf industry.
Top 10 clutch shots
Bill Haas' unlikely escape from the water at the Tour Championship was undoubtedly ‘clutch.’ Let's take a look back at the top 10 clutch shots of the past 10 years. The list
Golfweek Conference Challenge
Asher Wildman: Earl Yestingsmeier, 78, might have retired 14 years ago, but he still makes it to nearly every Ball State golf tournament.
Like the Solheim Cup itself, the Europeans squeaked out a victory in the Fashion Face-Off.
Newberry College is losing its successful men's and women's golf coaches. The school said Monday that Brian McCants is leaving his position with the men's team to take an assistant's job in Kansas. He'll be joined by Newberry's women's coach, wife Lauren McCants, in October.
Bill Haas basically won the lottery on Sunday, while Webb Simpson showed how hard it is to be a FedEx Cup frontrunner.
Women's college golf
The Vanderbilt Legends Club should offer plenty of intrigue come Women's NCAA time. Julie Williams
2011 Presidents Cup
He won the first major he ever played in only a month ago, but Keegan Bradley is likely going to be left off the Presidents Cup team with Bill Haas' big win at the Tour Championship on Sunday.