News for Sunday, August 5, 2012


News 2012 August 5


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5 Things: Kohles wins again on Tour

5 Things: 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.

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Furyk the latest to tumble with 54-hole lead

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.

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5 Things: Furyk's double gives Bradley title

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.

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Notes: McGirt gets a spot in PGA Championship

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.

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Langer rallies to win 3M Championship

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.

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Kohles wins Cox Classic for 2nd straight victory

Ben Kohles won his second straight Tour title since turning professional, closing with a 8-under 62 on Sunday for a three-stroke victory in the Cox Classic.

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Tiger Tracker: Woods fires 4-under 66

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:

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PGA Championship: A chore by the shore

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.

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McDougald (No. 28, 2015) commits to TCU

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.

PGA Championship: Key moments in history

A look at some of the key anniversaries this year in PGA Championship history:

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PGA Championship: Key facts & figures

Key facts and figures for the 94th PGA Championship at Kiawah Island's Ocean Course.

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PGA Championship: Ocean Course, hole-by-hole

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.

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Complete coverage: PGA Championship

2012 PGA Championship

Follow our wall-to-wall coverage of the 94th PGA Championship from Kiawah Island's Ocean Course in South Carolina.

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Inside the ropes: Winds could wreak havoc at PGA

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.

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PGA Championship: Odds to win

A look at the odds to win for the 2012 PGA Championship at Kiawah Island.

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PGA Championship: 10 players to watch

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.

Ellis, 16, becomes youngest winner of English Am

Harry Ellis, 16, becomes youngest winner of English Amateur Championship, while Grant Forrest wins Scottish Amateur and Jason Shufflebotham won the Welsh Amateur.

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Bennett looking to recapture old magic

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.