News for Monday, July 15, 2013
The 4:44 a.m. EDT tee time of Tiger Woods and Graeme McDowell will be a little less convenient for their stateside fans – but Phil Mickelson and Rory McIlroy tee off at 9:45 Friday. Take a look at all of the groupings for the second rounds.
Sam Saunders -- no, not Arnold Palmer's grandson -- fired a 4-under 66 on Monday at the U.S. Amateur Public Links, taking full advantage of his 11th-hour berth into the championship.
University of Pacific junior Eric Sugimoto fires a 7-under 63 to take a two-stroke lead after the first round of stroke-play qualifying at the U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship.
Tiger Woods was ordered off the No. 10 tee at Muirfield on Monday by a marshal after the World No. 1 played the hole too early.
Player shoots 59 in PGA of Ontario Championship
Brian Hadley became the latest golfer to shoot 59 when he fired the number Monday in the PGA of Ontario Championship at Deer Ridge Golf Club.
First there was #Dufnering. Now there's #Henleying, or more commonly known as balancing a golf club on your chin.
Latanna Stone, now 11, enrolls at IMG Academy
Not quite a year after making headlines as “the 10-year-old” who qualified for the 2012 U.S. Women’s Amateur, Latanna Stone has announced her decision to enroll at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla.
Phil Mickelson hit a backwards shot during a practice round Monday at Muirfield.
Howard Stern, golf range: Howard Stern hits it '300 yards'
Howard Stern claimed he hit a bombing drive of 300 yards at Ojai Valley Inn & Spa’s driving range in Calif., while attending Jimmy Kimmel’s wedding over the weekend. See the video where he barley got the ball off the ground.
Redshirt freshman Beau Hossler won the Southern California Golf Association Amateur Championship at San Diego Country Club, shooting under par in all four rounds en route to an 8-under finish.
Our staff of experts took a look at the Open Championship field and made their predictions for a favorite, underdog to watch and the low amateur. To no surprise, Tiger Woods registered on a couple of radars.
Billy Horschel, British Open 2013, Muirfield, Polo Golf, golf shirts, apparel: See what Horschel will wear at the Open Championship.
Billy Horschel plans to be suit and tie official on Sunday of the Open Championship. See his outfits from Polo Golf for Muirfield.
PING Jr. Solheim Cup, U.S. team: Alison Lee headlines U.S. Junior Solheim Cup team
As the top-ranked junior girl in the country, Alison Lee headlines the 12 players named to the U.S. Junior Solheim Cup team. Lee holds the top spot in the Golfweek Junior Rankings and the Polo Golf Rankings.
Phil Mickelson made a mess of the 72nd hole before pulling out a victory in a playoff at the Scottish Open. He nearly made a mess afterwards, too, dropping the championship trophy.
FootJoy, DryJoys Tour XPTM Rainwear, golf jacket, apparel: FootJoy announces new DryJoys Tour XPTM Rainwear
The new FootJoy DryJoys Tour XPTM Rainwear is said to deliver “Xtreme Performance” under all weather conditions.
Phil Mickelson, European Tour: Players take part in a Happy Gilmore video from the Scottish Open
Some European Tour players, including Phil Mickelson, took a crack at the Happy Gilmore golf shot last Friday at the Scottish Open.
ESPN's latest "This is Sportscenter" commercial features PGA Tour player Rickie Fowler.
The last two winners of the Open Championship have been guys seemingly past their prime. Could Nick Faldo follow suit? Not even the six-time major winner thinks that is in the cards.
Bubba Watson, British Open 2013, Muirfield, Oakley, golf shirts: Watson's apparel for the 2013 Open Championship.
Bubba Watson’s Oakley apparel for the 2013 Open Championship has been announced.
Webb Simpson, British Open 2013, Muirfield, Izod Golf, apparel: Simpson's apparel for 2013 Open Championship.
Webb Simpson’s scripted apparel for the 2013 Open Championship at Muirfield has been released.
2013 Golfweek New England Junior Invitational Field
After his victory at the John Deere Classic, Jordan Spieth moved to No. 59 in the latest Official World Golf Ranking.
Jeff Rude is a betting man, and believes in omens -- especially when it comes to his history with the Open Championship. So, you are in luck Rickie Fowler, Bubba Watson and Marc Leishman.
Ernie Els officially handed back the coveted Claret Jug on Monday at Muirfield, handing over the impressive piece of silver to R&A CEO Peter Dawson.
Ping debuts Rapture driving iron prototype
On the eve of the 2013 Open Championship, Ping unveiled at Muirfield a prototype of its first driving iron.
Billy Foster, former caddie for Lee Westwood as well as Seve Ballesteros and Darren Clarke, has taken the long road back from a knee injury to pick up a two-week stint on the bag for Branden Grace.