News for Sunday, April 21, 2013
Austin Connelly shot two consecutive 69s at TPC Craig Ranch to win the AJGA’s Under Armour/Hunter Mahan Championship Sunday, joining Sierra Sims in the winner's circle.
Bernhard Langer relied on his short game to bail him out of trouble early and he added to his impressive start to the season by shooting a 67 to win the inaugural Greater Gwinnett Championship by three strokes Sunday.
Graeme McDowell made par on the first hole of a sudden-death playoff with Webb Simpson to win the RBC Heritage. It was McDowell’s second PGA Tour victory, and first since the 2010 U.S. Open.
Duke defended its ACC title on Sunday without even appearing to break a sweat. The Blue Devils won their 18th conference title in program history with a 24-shot margin of victory.
The Spanish Open was once considered to be the kick-off to the European Tour season, now it falls in line behind a full "international" schedule. A look at some storylines to take away from the Spanish Open.
Oklahoma State won the Big 12 Championship on Sunday after placing four players inside the top 10 spots on the individual leaderboard.
Graeme McDowell was bogey-free until the 72nd hole, which allowed Webb Simpson to par his way into a playoff. McDowell didn't make the same mistake twice, as he won on the first hole of a playoff to win his second PGA Tour title.
Alabama won the SEC Championship for a fourth consecutive victory this spring and a fifth title this season. It’s only the second SEC Championship in program history – Alabama last won in 2010, but finished in the top 3 the past four years.
A look inside the bag of Graeme McDowell, who won the 2013 RBC Heritage title on Sunday.
Angel Cabrera won the playoff this time. Cabrera won PGA Tour Latinoamerica’s 82° Abierto OSDE del Centro one week after his runner-up finish at the Masters.
Miguel Angel Jimenez missed the cut in his first tournament back after breaking a leg in a skiing accident, but the European Tour is just glad he’s striding the fairways again.
North Carolina State’s Albin Choi won his home event, the Wolfpack Spring Open, for his fifth victory of the season. Choi entered the event at No. 9 in the Golfweek/Sagarin College Rankings.
Alabama won its second consecutive SEC Championship on Sunday at Sea Island Resort’s Seaside Course in St. Simons Island, Ga. The Crimson Tide shot a final-round 290 to finish at 8-over 848, two shots better than South Carolina.
Raphael Jacquelin of France won a record-tying playoff at the Spanish Open on Sunday, edging Germany's Maximilian Kieffer on their ninth try at the 18th hole.