News for Thursday, June 6, 2013
Sam Love's 65 during a rainy Thursday lifted him to the lead at the Palmetto Amateur, 1 ahead of Scott Strohmeyer and Carson Jacobs.
On a day when low scores were held in check, a handful of 40-somethings turned in impressive first-round performances at the FedEx St. Jude Classic, including Davis Love II, who is part of a six-way tie for the lead at 4 under. Here are 5 Things you need to know.
Facts and figures for the 113th U.S. Open golf championship at Merion Golf Club in Ardmore, Pa.
Jeff Sluman birdied No. 17 en route to a 7-under 65 and a one-stroke lead over Couples after the first round in the Regions Tradition, the second of five Champions Tour majors.
Davis Love III and Stuart Appleby are two of the six co-leaders after Thursday's first round of the FedEx St. Jude Classic, with another 11 just one shot back. Recap the first-round action here.
As part of the 2013 Palmer Cup opening ceremonies on Thursday, the 2015 and ’17 U.S. Palmer Cup venues were revealed. The international match will be played at Rich Harvest Farms in 2015 and Atlanta Athletic Club in ’17.
A TaylorMade tradition continues at the U.S. Open with the creation of another major championship logo. Here's what the design means.
Longtime Youngstown State women’s coach Roseann Schwartz has announced her retirement. Schwartz created the women’s golf program at 1996, and in the past 17 years, guided the program to a pair of Horizon League titles.
With two mid-amateur berths on the line for the 2013 Walker Cup team, the likes of Patrick Christovich are using it as an added incentive to try and garner some national attention.
England's Tom Lewis shot a 9-under 63 Thursday for a two-stroke lead after the opening round of the Lyoness Open.
Here is a look at the odds for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion Golf Club.
A look at the 150 players in the the 113th U.S. Open, to be played June 13-16 at Merion Golf Club. There are still six spots remaining, which will be settled with the OWGR on June 10.
Brittany Lang’s Thursday afternoon agenda: wedding gown shopping. With play canceled for the day at the Wegmans LPGA Championship, Lang and several of her bridesmaids will be scouring dresses at the local David’s Bridal.
Marissa Grillo of Avon, Conn., has given a verbal commitment to play college golf for Boston College. Grillo also made unofficial visits to Brown, William and Mary and Dartmouth.
Check out the Round 4 leaderboard from the FedEx St. Jude Classic in Memphis.
Michael Kim leads Golfweek’s list of All-Americans for the 2012-13 season.
Al Geiberger, 'Mr. 59,' recently sold the memorabilia associated with his record round, but now he has the visual archives to last a lifetime
Davin White completed play just before dark Wednesday and it was good enough to give him the clubhouse lead after the first round of the Palmetto Amateur. White, of Locust Grove, Ga., shot a opening 5-under 66 to take a one-shot lead at Palmetto Golf Club in Aiken, S.C.
Cal won a modern-day record 11 tournaments in the 2012-13 season. UCLA won 13 times in the 1981-82 season. But there is a distinct difference between the two teams, and our Cassie Stein breaks it all down.