News for Tuesday, September 6, 2011


News 2011 September 6


Tease photo

Toy Box: Behind Lefty’s belly putter switch

Details behind Phil Mickelson's switch to the belly putter at the Deutsche Bank Championship.

Tease photo

Herr (No. 7, 2013) commits to Vanderbilt

has given a verbal commitment to Vanderbilt.

Zachary Herr, the No. 7 ranked player in the 2013 class, has given a verbal commitment to play at Vanderbilt.

Tease photo

Golf largely unaffected by conference realignment

says conference realignment will have more of an effect on football than golf.

Sean Martin: Conference realignment is one of the big stories in college athletics, but its impact on golf will be minimal.

Tease photo

Walker Cup preview: U.S. better on paper

Tait: Walker Cup preview

Alistair Tait: On paper, it appears to be no contest: The U.S. team is a heavy favorite at this week’s Walker Cup. But can a home-course advantage help the GB&I team?

Tease photo

No. 7: Illinois men, Virginia women

College golf is just a few short weeks away. To get you ready, Asher Wildman is breaking down the top 60 men's and women's teams from last year's Golfweek/Sagarin rankings. Today, it's No. 7 on the board with the Illinois men and Virginia women.

Tease photo

Black (No. 107, 2012) commits to Toledo

has given a verbal commitment to Toledo.

Otto Black, who won the Golfweek Junior Tour event at Purdue on Sept. 4, has given a verbal commitment to play college golf at Toledo.

Tease photo

Winner’s Circle: Aug. 29-Sept. 5, 2011

See what the winners had in their bags this week.

Acushnet plans to accelerate growth in Asia

says Acushnet’s new chairman is known as a rainmaker in South Korea, but don’t be surprised if he gains a similar reputation in the U.S.

Back home in South Korea, Gene Yoon is widely regarded as a rainmaker.

Tease photo

First Tee thriving in Metro New York

Metro NY First Tee

In the most unlikely of settings, the Bronx, The First Tee's Metro New York chapter is thriving. Matt Bernstein explains.