News for Sunday, October 20, 2013
Winner's Bag: Webb Simpson at Shriners Open
Webb Simpson won his fourth career PGA Tour event on Sunday after shooting a final-round 66 at the TPC Summerlin in Las Vegas. Here is a complete list of the clubs that Webb Simpson used to win the Shriners Hospital for Children Open.
Joe Jaspers wins fourth Golfweek Amateur title
Joe Jaspers takes advantage of his chasers' misfortunes in winning his fourth Golfweek Amateur Tour Championship by two shots in Hilton Head Island on Sunday.
5 Things: Webb Simpson zips to 6-shot Shriners win
After back-to-back birdies at Nos. 2-3, Webb Simpson opened up a six-shot lead and coasted to a win at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open in Las Vegas, well clear of the field.
Oklahoma State outlasts Georgia Tech at U.S. Collegiate
Oklahoma State used a final-round, 4-under 284 to clear Georgia Tech by a single stroke at the U.S. Collegiate Championship on Sunday at the Golf Club of Georgia.
How it Happened: Webb Simpson wins at Shriners Open
Webb Simpson takes a four-shot lead into the final round of the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open Sunday at TPC Summerlin. Can he hold on for the victory in Las Vegas? Follow now!
UC Davis, Betty Chen, Hoosier Invitational, college golf: UC Davis, Chen take Hoosier Invitational titles
UC Davis won its first tournament of the season Sunday at the Hoosier Fall Invitational. The Aggies outscored Illinois by 16 shots in the final round to break out of a tie and earn the outright win.
Michael Allen wins Champions Tour's Greater Hickory Classic
With a birdie on the first hole of a playoff, Michael Allen topped Olin Browne to win the Greater Hickory Classic for his fourth Champions Tour title.
Isleworth Collegiate Invitational, Men's College Golf, Central Florida: Perks to playing Isleworth G&CC and playing well at the Collegiate
One of the best perks of playing golf for Central Florida is frequent access to one of the most exclusive courses in the Orlando, Fla., area. The Knights have the opportunity to play Isleworth Golf and Country Club about 10 times a year, and that familiarity showed on Sunday at the Isleworth Intercollegiate.
Isleworth Collegiate Invitational, College Men's Golf, Alabama, California: The Tide lead after Day 1; Trey Mullinax, Joel Stalter tied at top of individual leaderboard
With receptive greens at Isleworth Golf and Country Club on Sunday, Alabama fired an 8-under 280 to take a two shot lead at the Isleworth Collegiate Invitational during the first round. The Tide were lead by Trey Mullinax, who shot a 6-under 66 and is tied on the individual leaderboard with Cal's Joel Stalter.
Rory McIlroy second in Korea; Sung-hoon Kang wins after ruling
Rory McIlroy's final-round 67 lifted him to second at the Kolon Korea Open – which Sung-hoon Kang won by a shot after a two-stroke penalty dropped third-round leader Hyung-tae Kim from the lead.
Amy Yang beats Hee Kyung Seo in playoff for first LPGA title
Amy Yang birdied the first playoff hole on Sunday to beat South Korean compatriot Hee Kyung Seo and win the KEB HanaBank Championship for her first career title.
5 Things: Jin Jeong finally breaks through in Australia
It’s been a three-year wait, but Jin Jeong finally made his mark in the professional game. His playoff victory over Ross Fisher was perhaps overdue. Plus, Dustin Johnson fires final-round 66 in trip Down Under.
Marina Alex was third on the Symetra Tour's money list in 2013, making $39,804, and earned an LPGA tour card in the process. Now, reality sets in, as she has to figure out how to pay for life on tour.
Marina Alex was third on the Symetra Tour's money list in 2013, making $39,804, and earned an LPGA tour card in the process. Now, reality sets in, as the Vanderbilt grad has to figure out how to pay for life on the LPGA tour.