News for Saturday, August 31, 2013
Tee times: Deutsche Bank, third round
Sergio Garcia, Henrik Stenson and Roberto Castro aren't exactly Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Adam Scott, but they'll have Sunday's final tee time for the third round of the Deutsche Bank Championship.
Yani Tseng (63) takes three-shot Safeway Classic lead
Yani Tseng moved into position to end a long victory drought, shooting a 9-under 63 on Saturday to take a three-stroke lead into the final round of the Safeway Classic.
Sophie Gustafson, LPGA: Gustafson, 39, retires from the LPGA after missing the cut at the Safeway Classic
Sophie Gustafson is not retiring. Let’s clear that up to start. She’s just taking a break from the LPGA and moving back to her European roots.
On Patriot Golf Day weekend, Phil Mickelson gave us his best version of Army golf. He drove left, then right, then left in the Deutsche Bank Championship second round Saturday. He was so wild that he scattered galleries on five of his first six full swings on the bank nine.
William C. Campbell, one of the most accomplished amateur golfers of all time, died Aug. 30 at his home in Lewisburg, W.Va. He was 90.
5 Things: Sergio Garcia, field continue to torch TPC Boston
Sergio Garcia fired a 7-under 64 to take a one-shot lead at the Deutsche Bank Championship on Saturday, as scores continued to go deeper into the red.
Tiger Tracker: Deutsche Bank Championship, Round 2
The superstar grouping of Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Adam Scott didn't disappoint on Saturday. Neither did Sergio Garcia, as he leads by one over Robert Castro and Henrik Stenson. Check out today's action right here.
Austen Truslow of New Smyrna Beach, Fla., maintains the lead after the second round of the AJGA’s Junior Players Championship.
Austin Ernst, Safeway Classic, LPGA: Fires a 10-under 62 at Columbia Edgewater CC on Moving Day
It was moving day at the LPGA’s Safeway Classic and Austin Ernst took full advantage of it. Ernst, a 2013 LPGA rookie, fired a 10-under 62 on Saturday during the third round at Columbia Edgewater Country Club in Portland, Ore.
Peter Uihlein, European Tour: Uihlein leads by three at the ISPS Handa Wales Open at The Celtic Manor Resort
Peter Uihlein shot a third-round 4-under 67 to take a three-shot lead heading into the final round of the European Tour’s ISPS Handa Wales Open at The Celtic Manor Resort in the City of Newport, Wales.
Canadian Men's Senior Amateur, David Schultz: Schultz won by sinking a birdie putt on the 72nd hole at Briars GC
David Schultz overcame hard charging Chip Lutz to win his first Canadian Men’s Senior Amateur title by sinking a birdie putt on the final hole at the Briars Golf Club.
Luke Donald, Chuch Cook, Pat Goss: Donald starts working with new swing coach.
Luke Donald has begun working with a new swing coach. Donald has started working with Chuck Cook, who coaches PGA champion Jason Dufner.
Georgia Tech men's golf, Season preview, men's college golf: A preview of No. 4 Georgia Tech.
We are counting down the top 30 men's teams heading into the fall college season. Today's story: No. 4 Georgia Tech.
Duke Blue Devils, Women's college golf preview: A look at No.4 Duke.
We are counting down the top 30 women's teams heading into the fall college season. Today's story: No. 4 Duke.