News for Friday, June 22, 2012
Russ Cochran shot a 6-under 66 on Friday to take a two-stroke lead after the first round of the Champions Tour's Montreal Championship.
Kim, Ramsey advance
It will be "Radar" vs. "Silent Assassin" as Kyung Kim takes on Ashlan Ramsey in the U.S. Women's Amateur Public Links finale on Saturday.
51st Northeast Amateur
Jordan Russell maintained his lead at the Northeast Amateur, but his cushion got a lot smaller as the field heads to the final 18 holes on Saturday.
Defending champion Fredrik Jacobson shot a 4-under 66 on Friday to take a one-stroke lead in the suspended second round of the Travelers Championship.
McCabe on Blake Adams
Blake Adams is starting to knock on the door of PGA Tour success, but will need to finish off his stellar starts with solid weekends if he hopes to win sooner rather than later.
Joel Sjoholm twice chipped in for eagle in shooting a 6-under 66 Friday to lead by two strokes at the halfway mark of the BMW International Open.
The 24 honorees - spanning all levels of collegiate golf - for the 2012 All-Nicklaus Team have been announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America.
John Fields of Texas is one of six coaches honored by the GCAA with the Dave Williams Award presented by Eaton Golf Pride.
British Amateur Championship
The ultra-patient and stoic Alan Dunbar will face Austria's Matthias Schwab in the British Amateur final Saturday, with a trip to the Open Championship and Masters on the line.
Jeong advances at WAPL
The semifinals are set at U.S. Women's Amateur Public Links, with Alice Jeong's dominating quarterfinal victory leading the way in New Jersey.
The Irish Isle
Neither wind nor rain slows a whirlwind tour of the Irish Isle’s northern coast, says our Bradley S. Klein.
Nike Method Midnight putter sees familiar grooves
Nike Method Midnight putters feature a dark chrome finish, along with Nike’s steel-and-polymer face-groove technology.
U.S. Open champion Webb Simpson says it was an easy decision for him to skip the upcoming British Open. Family comes first.
says it's about time golf's governing bodies took a hard stance on slow play.
It's about time golf's governing bodies took a hard stance on slow play.
Lara DQ'd at BMW
Jose Manuel Lara has been disqualified from the BMW International Open after the Spaniard's caddie attempted to hide having an extra club in his bag for the first round.
Round 4 at Travelers
Follow our live leaderboard during Round 4 of the Travelers Championship.
Vandy hires Limbaugh
Scott Limbaugh, who as an assistant coach played a key role in Alabama's rise to national prominence, has been hired as Vanderbilt's head men's coach.