News for Monday, May 7, 2012
NCAA Men's Regionals
2012 NCAA Men's Regionals: Texas, Alabama and UCLA are among the top seeds that will look to dethrone two-time defending champion Augusta State at Riviera Country Club in June.
European Ryder Cup captain Jose Maria Olazabal plans to cut the number of vice captains to two for the title defense against the United States in September.
Fred Couples has withdrawn from The Players Championship because of an illness.
Helped by less rainfall and warmer temperatures in many parts of the country, the number of rounds played in the U.S. jumped 29.5 percent in March.
U.S. Open qualifying
Tis the season of U.S. Open qualifying. Keep track of sectional qualifying here as tournaments are staged at 11 sites around the country, as well as in Japan and England. Also see the results from the 109 local qualifying sites.
Previewing 2012 season
View Golfweek's 2012 Amateur Golf Guide presented by Ralph Lauren . . .
See what the winners had in their bags this week.
Maginnes On Tap
Is the Wells Fargo Championship in jeopardy? Maybe. But it shouldn't be – not by a long shot.
Carey Bina of Villanova, Pa. and Danielle Dalessandro of Moosic, Pa. won the AJGA Preseason Junior at Cripple Creek G&CC in Dagsboro, Del. on May 6.
Cole Madey of West Linn, Ore. and Haley Moore of Escondido, Calif. won the AJGA Junior All-Star at Cypress Ridge GC in Arroyo Grande, Calif.