News for Wednesday, August 21, 2013


News 2013 August 21


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Teen phenoms Hull, Ko paired together in Canada

Charley Hull, Lydia Ko, CN Canadian Women's Open, LPGA: Teen phenoms Charley Hull, Lydia Ko paired together in Canada

Lydia Ko will start her title defense at the CN Canadian Women’s Open next to Solheim Cup hero Charley Hull. Ko, 16, and Hull, 17, are two of the best young talents in the game.

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Crane releases rap video about being 'Bubble Boy'

Looks like Ben Crane is going solo. One of the four members of the uber-popular "Golf Boys," Crane released a solo rap record, where he gets into being the "Bubble Boy" -- or 125th in the FedEx Cup standings.

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Who has had the better year, Scott or Woods?

Tiger Woods, Adam Scott: Who has had the better 2013 season?

Who has had the better year, Adam Scott – with his only victory, which came at the Masters, or Tiger Woods, who has five wins, but zero of them are majors? You tell us.

New England boys leaderboard

NE Boys Leaderboard

New England girls leaderboard

NE Girls Leaderboard

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Notes: Fitzpatrick rewards diehard British golf fans

The Moles Golfing Society received an invitation to travel to the U.S. Amateur at The Country Club, and members were rewarded by Matt Fitzpatrick's victory that ended a long drought for England at the championship.

NE Boys Second-Round Pairings

NE Boys Second-Round Pairings

NE Girls Second-Round Pairings

NE Girls Second-Round Pairings

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Tour notes: Missing cuts? Points has made it work

Missing the cut in half your starts is not a formula that a lot of players would accept, yet D.A. Points has made it work in 2013. Then again, that’s what happens when you win and finish second in a short span of time.

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Dufner's life after PGA win: 'Not much has changed'

Jason Dufner, PGA Champion, Barclays: 'Not much has changed' since his first major-championship win

Jason Dufner is playing in his first tournament since winning the PGA Championship two weeks ago at Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester, N.Y.

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Incredible legacy makes Tiger's major-less year stand out

It is in the books as a fifth straight major-less season for Tiger Woods, but as is the case frequently with him, the negative topics simply make you realize how incredible a legacy he has forged.

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Woods dealing with stiff neck, back at Barclays

Tiger Woods, Barclays: Woods only played nine holes on Wednesday due to a stiff neck, back

Tiger Woods was dealing with a stiff back and neck at Liberty National on Wednesday morning. He only played nine holes of his pro-am.

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Ping gives Hunter Mahan a gold-plated putter

When Ping staff players win a tournament, the company honors them with a gold-plated putter. Hunter Mahan received one for another special reason: the birth of his daughter.

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Fitzpatrick, Ko win McCormack Medals

Mark H. McCormack Medals, Matthew Fitzpatrick, Lydia Ko: No. 1-ranked amateurs win the Medals as top-ranked amateurs.

Recently crowned U.S. Amateur champion Matthew Fitzpatrick and for the third consecutive year Lydia Ko are the No.1-ranked amateurs in the world and have won the 2013 Mark H. McCormack Medals.

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Bobby Jones 25th anniversary kicks off with 2014 spring collection

Bobby Jones, golf shirts: In honor of their 25th anniversary, Bobby Jones unveils the 2014 spring collection.

Bobby Jones is celebrating the brand’s 25th anniversary in 2014 and what better way to kick thing off then by unveiling the spring 2014 collection of luxury polos.

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Women's countdown: No. 14 Florida

We are counting down the top 30 women's teams heading into the fall college season. Today's story: No. 14 Florida.

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Men's countdown: No. 14 New Mexico

We are counting down the top 30 men's teams heading into the fall college season. Today's story: No. 14 New Mexico.

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Keegan Bradley's scripted apparel for The Barclays

The Barclays, Keegan Bradley: Bradley's scripted apparel for The 2013 Barclays.

It’s not a major championship, but it's the start of the FedEx Cup playoffs this week on the PGA Tour, and Tommy Hilfiger has come out with a scripted outfit for Keegan Bradley at The Barclays, which is taking place at Liberty National GC in Jersey City, N.J.