News for Sunday, June 2, 2013
Matt Kuchar had no clear challengers Sunday as he won the Memorial Tournament; Tiger Woods turned things around late; more in our 5 Things to Know.
Finally healthy, Russ Cochran broke through with a win at the Principal Charity Classic that thrust him back into title contention on the Champions Tour.
Matt Kuchar won his second PGA Tour event of the 2013 season, the Memorial, by two shots. Here is a complete list of the clubs he used at Muirfield.
Michael Putnam won his second straight Web.com Tour title Sunday, closing with a 68 in the Mid-Atlantic Championship a week after winning the Mexico Open.
The 33-year-old Finn shot a 69 Sunday to win with an overall 21-under total on the Bro Hof Slott course. It is Ilonen's first European Tour victory since he won the same event in 2007.
Ending a two-year drought on the LPGA Tour wasn't on Karrie Webb's mind in the ShopRite LPGA Classic. Winning one for her seriously ill grandmother was.
Each year the Memorial Tournament honors a prominent player or contributor to golf. The 2014 honoree will be former LPGA star Annika Sorenstam, the committee announced Sunday.
Recap the top action of the Memorial's final round as Matt Kuchar began the day with a two-stroke lead – and Tiger Woods starts near the bottom of the leaderboard, not gaining much ground.
Jack Nicklaus presented his namesake awards for the top collegians Sunday at the Memorial and spoke about his days in the early 1960s playing at Ohio State.
With Cal, Alabama and Texas drew the bulk of the attention in the college golf world this season, but it was upstart Illinois that nearly stole the show, proving that the Illini's program is alive and well.
Senior Scott Strohmeyer struggled early in his Alabama career with attitude and coachability, but his commitment to maturing allowed himself and another relative unknown in Trey Mullinax play a huge part in the Tide winning it all on Sunday.
Alabama got sweet redemption in winning its first-ever National Championship with a 4-1 victory over Illinois at The Capital City Club's Crabapple course. Last year, the Crimson Tide lost to Texas in a heartbreaker.
Alabama has its redemption. Y year after a heartbreaking loss in the NCAA Championship, the Tide secured a 4-1 win over Illinois on Sunday at the Capital City Club to win the school's first national championship. See how it all unfolded.
Shanshan Feng, who last year became the first Chinese player to win an LPGA Tour title and a major event in capturing the LPGA Championship, shot a marvelous 4-under 67 before the wind picked up Saturday and grabbed a three-shot lead heading into the final round.