News for Monday, November 11, 2013
With the creation of PGA Tour China in 2014, the PGA Tour has incentivized players to compete in Canada, Latin America and now China with the carrot of earning Web.com Tour status.
Law, a UCLA freshman, became the third Bruin to win an individual title this fall.
USC closed a perfect fall season Nov. 5 with a one-shot victory over UCLA at the Pac-12 Preview.
The Crimson Tide finished the fall season undefeated when it won the Gifford Collegiate on Nov. 5 in Newport Coast, Calif.
Freshman Rico Hoey won his first college tournament on Nov. 5 at the Gifford Collegiate at Pelican Hill GC.
Player of the week: Anna Hack
Anna Hack of Murray, Ky., carded rounds of 73-77 to finish at 6-over 150 and win the girls 15-19 division of the Golfweek Junior Tour event at Bowling Green (Ky.) Country Club on Nov. 10.
Player of the week: Jacob Solomon
Jacob Solomon of Dublin, Calif., won the FCWT event at Coyote Creek Golf Club on Nov. 10 in San Jose, Calif.
John Hahn takes 2-shot lead at European Tour Final Qualifying
American John Hahn fired his second straight 66 on Monday to take a two-shot lead after two rounds of European Tour Final Qualifying.
O.D. Vincent to replace Jerry West as Northern Trust executive director
Former UCLA men's golf coach O.D. Vincent will replace Jerry West as the executive director of the Northern Trust Open, it was announced Monday.
Callaway Golf, X Cage-Vibe, X Cage-Pro: New shoes in the 2014 Callaway footwear line
Callaway Footwear has announced its new X Cage-Vibe, which features a spikeless outsole co-developed with Vibram, and the X Cage-Pro with 11 Pins Pro Flex Performance Spikes.
Nike Golf, Performance Cart Bag: Introduces new bag
Nike introduced the new Performance Cart Bag, which consists of 19 pockets throughout the bag to store any and every golf item a golfer needs during a round.
Walker Cup, USGA: Seminole Golf Club set to host the 2021 Match
Seminole Golf Club in Juno Beach, Fla., will set host to the 2021 Walker Cup, according to a report on the Golf Digest website.
Clemson freshman Ashlan Ramsey joins the Golfweek.com staff as a player blogger for the 2013-14 college golf season.
Victor Dubuisson, Chris Kirk make big jumps in OWGR; Adam Scott remains No. 2
Victor Dubuisson made a big jump in the latest Official World Golf Ranking following his victory Sunday at the Turkish Airlines Open.