There are perks to sleeping in your own bed during a national championship, and the ability to stick to a routine is one of them.
Ariya Jutanugarn doesn't have her sister, Moriya, on the bag this week at the U.S. Girls Junior, but she still picked up medalist honors at Lake Merced on Tuesday.
Jim Liu has already won one U.S. Junior Amateur title and has a chance to make it two in four tries this year after the 16-year-old tied for medalist honors Tuesday.
Three tied for medalist honors. Beau Hossler and Andy Zhang survived the cut, while 2011 runner-up Chelso Barrett did not. It's safe to say there was no shortage of storylines Tuesday at the U.S. Junior.
Charlie Flowers took a one-shot lead at the Under Armour/Jeff Overton Championship on Tuesday, while Janie Jackson and Lindsey Weaver are tied on the girls' side.
Roger Chapman wins U.S. Senior Open with Rife putter, as well as 11 Titleist clubs and two Adams hybrids.
While Beau Hossler seemingly locked up a spot in the U.S. Junior Amateur match play bracket with a 1-under 71, defending runner-up Chelso Barrett did the opposite, shooting 4 over Tuesday.
Driving rain, hip-high rough and the pressure of a major championship: It is what the players sign up for at the Open Championship, and they embrace it with a smile on their collective faces.
Notebook: With wet fairways a reality, players such as Ernie Els are choosing to replace hybrids and 5-woods with long irons at Royal Lytham.
Royal Lytham snapshots: The Golfweek trip across the pond has been telling in who takes home the Claret Jug come Sunday. Who is sitting pretty this year?
One year after fading at the Open Championship and blaming the weather, Rory McIlroy says he has grown from the experience and has regained his form.
Only four years ago, it seemed Padraig Harrington was destined to win plenty of majors. He then fell off the success map, only to reappear in 2012 and is a legitimate contender at Royal Lytham.
Our staff of experts have made their final picks for the 2012 Open Championship, with Tiger Woods, Lee Westwood and Padraig Harrington all popular choices.
The longest drive at Royal Lytham is the route for your correspondent simply to get to the golf course.
With both players looking to snap major droughts - Tiger Woods at four years and Lee Westwood at career-long - both players are taking polar opposite attitudes into this week's Open Championship.
Maginnes On Tap: Once commonly referred to as the British Open in the U.S., it is now easy to see why it is rightly called the Open Championship.