News for Friday, December 13, 2013
Chris Epperson fired a second-round bogey-free 9-under 63 on Friday to lead Web.com Tour Q-School Final Stage by four at PGA West’s Nicklaus Tournament Course in La Quinta, Calif.
Defending champions Kenny Perry and Sean O'Hair shot an 8-under 64 in modified alternate-shot play Friday for a share of the first-round lead in the Franklin Templeton Shootout.
The Arizona Wildcats golf teams will have a new home this spring. Sewailo Golf Club will replace Arizona National as “Home of the Arizona Wildcats,” the programs announced Dec. 13.
Nike Golf Shoes, Lunar Empress: Nike presents the Lunar Empress for women
Nike introduced the Nike Lunar Empress for women on Dec. 12. According to Nike, it offers benefits of natural motion, cushioned comfort, control and breathability combined in a waterproof shoe which also includes Nike Lunarlon, Dynamic Flywire and Integrated Traction.
Abigail Cantwell of Scottsdale, Ariz., gave a verbal commitment to play college golf at Tulane in 2015.
2 players shoot 59s in Durban, with preferred lies
Jorge Campillo of Spain and Colin Nel of South Africa both reached what is seen as golf's magic number. But their 59s come with asterisks because of the preferred lies, and the Mount Edgecombe course was reduced by one stroke to a par 70.
Sergio Garcia uses hole-in-one to tie Justin Rose for Thailand lead
Behind a hole-in-one on the 236-yard eighth hole, Sergio Garcia jumped into a share of the lead with Justin Rose at the Thailand Championship.
Devereux: Turning today's fashion trends to the golf course
Devereux is a new contemporary line of men’s apparel. Co-founder and creative director Robert Brunner and his brother Will want it to be what is fashion trending into golf fashion.
Q&A: LPGA legends join Golfweek for roundtable discussion
Five LPGA legends – Jan Stephenson, Pat Bradley, Nancy Lopez, Beth Daniel and JoAnne Carner – sat down with Golfweek at the recent LPGA Legends Tour event at Innisbrook Resort in Palm Harbor, Fla.
“She had this calmness about her, and she had this drive, this inner drive and desire to be the best for herself and best for the team.”