News for Monday, November 25, 2013
College Men's Golf, Western Refining College All-America Golf Classic, Alabama Crimson Tide, Cory Whitsett: The 2011 champ leads by 2
Alabama senior Cory Whitsett shot 66-68 on a brisk day at El Paso Country Club to take a two-shot lead into the final round of the Western Refining College All-America Golf Classic.
Jonah Texeira, Michaela Owen take 1st-round leads at Polo Golf Junior Classic
Jonah Texeira of Sun Valley, Calif., carded a 5-under 67 to grab the first-round lead at the Polo Golf Junior Classic. On the girls side, Michaela Owen of Suwanee, Ga., shot 3-under 69 to take a one-shot lead.
Max Ting, 13, to make European Tour start in Hong Kong
Max Ting will tee it up at next week's Hong Kong Open, where he is set to become the fourth youngest player to compete in a European Tour event.
Lee, Scheffler careers come full circle with POY award
Alison Lee was seconds into her Rolex Player of the Year acceptance speech when these words marked the end of an era in junior golf.
Nike VR X3X wedges: Toe Sweep, Dual Wide Sole
Nike Golf’s Mike Taylor listened to countless touring pros as they explained what they liked and wanted in wedges while he developed the VR X3X Toe Sweep and VR X3X Dual Wide Sole.
Rory McIlroy, Oakley announce settlement
Rory McIlroy and Oakley have settled their portion of a legal dispute regarding a claim the manufacturer brought against the golfer and Nike, the two sides said in a recent news statement.
In this issue: Nov. 22, 2013
Inside the Nov. 22, 2013 issue of Golfweek
AJGA honors Hamblin's first 30 years with ACE Grant endowment
Stephen Hamblin was honored Sunday night for 30 years of service to the AJGA. In recognition of his time with the AJGA, colleagues raised more than $100,000 for the endowment of the Stephen A. Hamblin Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) Grant.
Jason Day climbs to 11th in OWGR after World Cup victory
Jason Day climbed seven spots from No. 18 to No. 11 in the latest Official World Golf Ranking following his victory at the World Cup of Golf.