News for Monday, April 9, 2012
New Edwin Watts acquisition
Continuing its expansion to the western U.S., Edwin Watts Golf Shops announced the acquisition of Uinta Golf, a five-store chain based in central Utah.
See what the winners had in their bags this week.
Spurred by warmer temperatures and less rain, rounds-played in the U.S. jumped 10.1 percent in February compared with the same month a year ago.
A Masters patron was arrested Sunday after unsuccessfully attempting to steal a cup of sand from Augusta National, according to The Augusta Chronicle.
Davis Love III injured
A rib injury might keep Davis Love III, the U.S. Ryder Cup captain, off the PGA Tour until next month.
has given a verbal commitment to Vanderbilt.
Matthias Schwab of Schladming, Austria has given a verbal commitment to play for Vanderbilt beginning in the fall of 2013.
On a recent episode of Golf Channel's 'Feherty,' Bubba Watson sounded prophetic about the Masters.
The Blue Devils junior, No. 1 in the Golfweek/Sagarin College Rankings, won the individual title at the Bryan National Collegiate with a 4-under 212 total, two shots ahead of North Carolina-Greensboro freshman Fanny Cnops.
The Lady Vols outlasted Duke in a playoff Sunday to win the Bryan National Collegiate in Greensboro, N.C., their second victory of the season.
The Ospreys freshman won the individual title at the Gary Koch Intercollegiate, finishing at 8-under 208, two shots ahead of teammate Sean Dale and Alabama’s Hunter Hamrick.
The Ospreys had three of the top four individual finishers and dominated a strong field with a wire-to-wire victory in the Gary Koch Intercollegiate held April 7-8 in Tampa, Fla.
Maria Torres, of San Juan, Puerto Rico, shot 2-over 212 (72-70-70) at Innisbrook Resort & GC’s North Course to win the TaylorMade-adidas Golf Junior at Innisbrook hosted by Sean O’Hair by three strokes.
James Yoon, of Bradenton, Fla, shot 1-over 214 at Innisbrook Resort & GC to win the TaylorMade-adidas Golf Junior at Innisbrook by two strokes.
From Fred Couples' impression of Bubba Watson to Adam Scott's plans to buy post-round drinks, here is what the players were saying after Sunday's final round.