News for Monday, July 29, 2013
Hunter Mahan announced Monday that he will skip the World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational, a day after the birth of his first child.
Professional golfers make equipment changes all the time, but usually not before the final round of a tournament – especially when they have the lead.
Garcia tied for lead in U.S. Amateur qualifier; Horsfield 7 back
University of Florida commit Jorge Garcia shares the lead with three other players after the first round of the U.S. Amateur sectional qualifier at Orange County National in Winter Garden, Fla.
Olympic Club, Bandon Dunes lend 'wow factor' for first 4-balls
The Olympic Club in San Francisco and Bandon (Ore.) Dunes Golf Resort will play host to the inaugural men’s and women’s national four-ball tournaments, respectively, April 30-May 6, 2015, the U.S. Golf Association announced Monday.
Brandt Snedeker steady as Justin Rose rises in OWGR
Brandt Snedeker holds steady in the latest world rankings while Dustin Johnson climbs four spots and Ernie Els gains a bit as well.
Kevin Tway made a 6-foot birdie putt on the first hole of a playoff to win the Web.com Tour's Boise Open on Sunday, picking up his first title in the process.
Solheim Cup 2013, Antigua, Golf apparel, golf shirts: Antigua named official licensee for U.S. Solheim Cup team
Antigua has been named the official licensee for the 2013 U.S. Solheim Cup Team for the second consecutive competition. The 2013 Solheim Cup will be held at Colorado Golf Club in Park, Colo., Aug. 13-18.
Junior PGA runners-up take aim at 2013 title
Cameron Champ, No. 6 in the Golfweek/Sagarin Junior Rankings is a Texas A&M commit; Samantha Wagner, No. 17 in the Golfweek girls rankings, is a Florida commit.
Druh belts and buckles will be worn by the European and U.S. teams in the 2013 Solheim Cup at Colorado Golf Club in Parker, Colo., Aug. 13-18.
Olympic, Bandon to host inaugural U.S. four-ball events
The Olympic Club in San Francisco and Bandon (Ore.) Dunes Golf Resort will play host to the respective inaugural men's and women's national four-ball tournaments in 2015, a source says the USGA will announce today.
Mark Wiebe, Senior British Open 2013, Royal Birkdale: Mark Wiebe defeats Bernhard Langer in playoff for Senior British Open title
It took an extra five holes and 11 hours and 12 minutes, but Mark Wiebe was finally crowned in the $2 million Senior Open Championship at Royal Birkdale.
Nearly a decade ago, TaylorMade revolutionized its drivers with movable weight technology. Its newest model, the SLDR, advances the concept with a sliding weight that makes adjustability easier than ever.