News for Sunday, August 11, 2013
PGA champ Jason Dufner grabs more than the trophy
We’ll be hearing a lot about redemption after this tournament, as if the morality tale of the 2013 PGA Championship is winner Jason Dufner’s bounce back from his heartbreaking loss in the 2011 PGA.
On a day when birdies were flying under sunny upstate New York skies, Jason Dufner put on a master class in ballstriking and shot a 2-under 68 to win the 95th PGA Championship at Oak Hill Country Club by two shots over Jim Furyk.
Dads differ in caddying for daughters in U.S. Women's Am final
The final round of the U.S. Women’s Amateur featured two fathers who couldn’t be more different: Dan Talley and Delin Feng. They wore their bibs with pride, pushing around their daughters’ clubs in oppressive heat for nine competitive rounds.
Emma Talley withstood a long afternoon in the blazing heat to defeat Yueer Cindy Feng, 2 and 1, and capture the U.S. Women's Amateur in Charleston, S.C.
Jason Dufner had to wait for two years, but redemption was his on Sunday afternoon at the PGA Championship. Using three front-nine birdies to leapfrog overnight leader Jim Furyk, Dufner was able to use a 1-under 69 to secure his first major title with a two-shot victory at Oak Hill.
How it Happened: Jason Dufner wins PGA Championship
It's a star-studded leaderboard at the PGA Championship, not to mention the likes of Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods teeing off early to keep fans tuned in all day long. We'll keep you updated all day long from Oak Hill, so follow now!
Keegan Bradley eyed Dufner's record, likes path to playoffs
Keegan Bradley's 66 was a welcome sight as he finished the PGA Championship 1 under, where he'd started it with an opening-round 69.
Phil Mickelson is already half-way back to California while the PGA Championship leaders are on the front-nine, but he stopped at the end of his round to address finishing at 12 over for the tournament, including a 2-over 72 on Sunday at Oak Hill.
A look inside Jonas Blixt's bag that he used to move into contention at the PGA Championship on Saturday.
Musings on Oak Hill: Players' Day 4 via Twitter
Pros from all walks took to social media early Sunday, many looking at the PGA Championship -- some from within, before their round -- while other topics ranged from Solheim Cup to bachelor partying.
Tiger Woods tries to avoid another over-par weekend
As he makes the turn at Oak Hill, Tiger Woods is trying to avoid his fifth weekend this season in which he failed to shoot par in either round.
Hole-in-one for Tim Clark on Sunday at PGA Championship
A hole-in-one makes for a particularly special memory during a major. Tim Clark earned the first ace of the 2013 PGA Championship, holing out Sunday at No. 11.
U.S. Amateur, The Country Club, Matthew Fitzpatrick: Can the low-amateur at the Open Championship make a run at the U.S. Am?
Matthew Fitzpatrick is only going to he a freshman at Northwestern in the fall, but has the game to compete with anyone. The Silver Medal winner (low amateur at The Open Championship) is looking to strike at The Country Club and land a spot on Team GB&I for the Walker Cup.
Men's college golf preview, UNLV: A look at No. 24 UNLV before fall men's college golf season.
We are counting down the top 30 men's teams heading into the fall college season. Today's story: No. 24 UNLV.
Women's college golf preview, LSU: A look at No. 24 LSU before fall women's college golf season
We are counting down the top 30 women's teams heading into the fall college season. Today's story: No. 24 LSU.