News for Sunday, August 5, 2012
5 Things: Web.com Tour
5 Things: Ben Kohles’ record-breaking start to his pro career continued at the Cox Classic. He won for the second consecutive week, giving him two victories in two professional starts.
Miceli on Jim Furyk
The 2012 PGA Tour season is littered with the carcasses of 54-hole leaders who couldn’t get it done in the final round. That list expanded by one Sunday when Jim Furyk doubled the 72nd hole.
5 Things: Bridgestone
5 Things: With a dramatic par save from a buried lie in the bunker and an untimely double-bogey from Jim Furyk, Keegan Bradley pulled off a massive comeback to win at Bridgestone.
PGA Championship notebook
PGA Championship notebook: William McGirt has been at Kiawah Island the past three days in hopes of getting into the PGA Championship. His dream came true on Sunday.
Bernhard Langer rallied to win the 3M Championship for the second time in four years, shooting a 10-under 62 on Sunday to overcome a six-stroke deficit.
Ben Kohles won his second straight Web.com Tour title since turning professional, closing with a 8-under 62 on Sunday for a three-stroke victory in the Cox Classic.
Round 4 at Bridgestone
Tiger Woods got his putter going early and then burned the edges over his final nine for a 4-under 66 on Sunday at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational. See how it happened:
Schupak on Ocean Course
Against the odds, Kiawah Island’s Ocean Course rose amid South Carolina dunes to pose one of golf’s toughest tests, says Adam Schupak.
has given a verbal commitment to TCU.
Broke McDougald has given a verbal commitment to play golf for TCU in the fall of 2015. McDougald made her decision after also taking unofficial visits to Texas, Oklahoma, Baylor, SMU and Texas Tech.
A look at some of the key anniversaries this year in PGA Championship history:
Key facts and figures for the 94th PGA Championship at Kiawah Island's Ocean Course.
Klein on Ocean Course
Hole-by-hole: This year’s PGA Championship plays out on one of the country’s most distinctive golf landscapes. Our Bradley S. Klein breaks down the course.
2012 PGA Championship
Follow our wall-to-wall coverage of the 94th PGA Championship from Kiawah Island's Ocean Course in South Carolina.
Kiawah's 18th hole
Winds could make No. 18 at Kiawah Island a tough finishing hole at the 94th PGA Championship this week says marshal and Golfweek correspondent Mark Matlock.
A look at the odds to win for the 2012 PGA Championship at Kiawah Island.
McCabe on PGA Championship
Our Jim McCabe reveals 10 players you need to watch this week at Kiawah Island's Ocean Course for the 94th PGA Championship - including South Carolina native Dustin Johnson.
Harry Ellis, 16, becomes youngest winner of English Amateur Championship, while Grant Forrest wins Scottish Amateur and Jason Shufflebotham won the Welsh Amateur.
Tait on Warren Bennett
England's Warren Bennett has gone from a "can't-miss kid" to a caddie to a guy with a dream of simply trying to make it on the European Tour.