News for Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Here are the tee times for the first and second rounds of the FedEx St. Jude Classic at TPC Southwind in Memphis, Tenn.
The chances of an Asian-born player winning the Wegmans LPGA Championship are about as good as Thursday’s forecast for rain. Well, maybe not 90 percent strong, but showing up without an umbrella would be downright foolish. Same for betting against the Asians.
Among this week's topic: Lee Janzen was disqualified after an opening 75 in 36-hole U.S. Open sectional qualifying because he wore steel spikes at a soft-spikes facility after not reading the rules sheet.
Ariya Jutanugarn withdrew from the Wegmans LPGA Championship with a sore right shoulder. The 17-year-old tripped when she ran down the 12th tee box at Locust Hill Country Club.
Shaft manufacturer KBS' latest offering aims to bring C-Taper feel to the masses.
Three days after the end of the season, California’s Michael Kim remains a favorite for the Haskins Award.
Tiger Woods returned to No. 1 on Forbes' list of the world's highest-paid athletes, which came out Wednesday.
Georgetown women's golf coach Katie Brophy got a call from childhood friend Andres Gonzales on May 25 when the Web.com Tour player needed a looper in Potomac, Md.
Nothing on his resume mentioned even a whisper of golf ability, but Jesse Smith figured he had to seize the moment.
Roger Chapman has withdrawn from the 2013 U.S. Open, citing a shoulder injury. Chapman won last year’s U.S. Senior Open to earn an exemption.
Golfweek has announced its list of All-Americans for the 2012-13 season. All five members of USC’s national-championship winning squad earned the postseason honor.
While much of the golf world begins to focus on the U.S. Open at Merion next week, part of that field will use the FedEx St. Jude Classic as a warmup for the year's second major. Here are this week's predictions for Memphis.
Brandon Stone has turned professional after his freshman season at Texas. The South African, who was named the 2013 NCAA freshman of the year, signed a management contract with IMG.
This week's inquiries deal with Tour players' gear choices for the U.S. Open, Callaway's new fairway woods and a quest for the perfect stand bag.