News for Friday, August 24, 2012
Jack Carter of New Albany, Ohio, has given a verbal commitment to play college golf at Iowa State.
U.S. Women's Amateur champ Lydia Ko, 15, has a share of the lead at the LPGA's Canadian Women's Open.
Sergio Garcia, who holds a share of the lead at The Barclays after a 3-under 68, said Friday that he'll skip the Deutsche Bank Championship.
A bad night's sleep left him with pain in his lower back on Friday, but Tiger Woods still managed a 2-under 69 to remain in contention at The Barclays.
A look at the tee times and pairings for the third round at the Barclays Championship at Bethpage Black, the first of four FedEx Cup Playoffs events.
Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy went different directions Friday. Woods moved up despite fighting a lower back injury while McIlroy dropped back.
Fred Couples withdrew from the Champion's Tour Boeing Classic on Friday because of back problems on the first hole.
Mark Foster and Richard Finch of England share a one-shot lead at the midway point of the Johnnie Walker Championship at Gleneagles.
Ryder Cup hopeful Hunter Mahan and United States captain Davis Love didn't stick around long after missing the cut at the Barclays on Friday. Notes.
Anna Temple has been named the head women's golf coach at UC Davis, the school announced Thursday.
Senior Julian Suri will look to help the Blue Devils make more noise at the NCAA Championship.
Sean O'Hair, 30, a four-time winner on the PGA Tour, will return to IMG Golf three months after leaving the Cleveland-based management agency to explore options.
There will be no radical changes for Oregon this season, as the Ducks return a roster that looks very similar to last season’s squad.