News for Sunday, November 24, 2013
NCCGA intern finds benefits of working with group -- and playing
A National Collegiate Club Golf Association intern shares his perspectives on lessons learned working with the group.
Kevin Kisner edges Chesson Hadley to take Pebble Beach victory
Entering the final round with a two-stroke lead, Kevin Kisner finished at 13 under -- thanks to a 15-footer for par -- to win the Pebble Beach Invitational by a shot over Chesson Hadley.
5 Things: Shanshan Feng wins LPGA Titleholders; Stacy Lewis earns Vare
Shanshan Feng wins the CME Group Titleholders and its $700,000 prize, largest on the LPGA tour; Stacy Lewis claims the Vare Trophy "to get American golf on the map;" plus more.
Nike VRS Covert 2.0 fairway woods, hybrids
Nike, with its new VRS Covert 2.0 fairway woods and hybrids, has adapted the same Fly-Brace design principle that is used in the new VRS Covert 2.0 drivers.
Inbee Park's POY speech proves to be inspirational
Winner of three consecutive majors and six tournaments overall, Inbee Park's acceptance speech for Player of the Year honors was candid and moving.
Achenbach: Rory McIlroy heeds some major putting advice
In shadowing Rory McIlroy and putting guru Dave Stockton at a Nike promotional event, our James Achenbach heard one major topic of conversation: putting.
Denmark's Madsen wins first European Tour title
Morten Orum Madsen of Denmark won his first European Tour title Sunday as Charl Schwartzel struggled in the final round of the season-opening South African Open.
Luke Donald defends title at Dunlop Phoenix
Luke Donald shot a 5-under 66 on Sunday to defend his title at the Dunlop Phoenix and earn his first victory of the year.
Jason Day secures emotional victory at World Cup of Golf
The World Cup of Golf might not get the fields it once did, but this year's story more than made up for the lack of star names. The event got a fitting winner (Jason Day) and the best team won (Australia).