News for Monday, October 21, 2013
Brad Dalke, AJGA, Oklahoma, Ping Invitational, junior golf: Dalke catches up to his legend
Deep in the video archives at the Jim McLean Junior Academy lies practice-range footage of Brad Dalke, circa 2007. He wears oversized shoes, tan golf slacks and a loose-fitting polo shirt, and he chokes the life out of an iron.
College Men's Golf, Alabama: Sets two team, one individual record and leads by 11 at Isleworth Collegiate
It was a record-breaking type of day for the Alabama Crimson Tide at the Isleworth Collegiate Invitational on Monday. The Tide lead by 11 and occupy the top two spots on the individual leaderboard after two rounds.
Andy Zhang showcases good form, attitude at Ping Invitational
A year and a half after his appearance at the 2012 U.S. Open, Andy Zhang is showing some nice form on the golf course, including a runner-up performance at the AJGA Ping Invitational.
The freshman won the Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational for her first collegiate title.
The Bruins remain undefeated this fall after winning the Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational by six shots.
Oklahoma State held off Georgia Tech Oct. 20 to win the U.S. Collegiate, the Cowboys’ first victory under new head coach Alan Bratton.
The Georgia Tech junior posted 10-under 206 at The Golf Club of Georgia to win the U.S. Collegiate by four shots.
Player diary: Brad Dalke talks about Ping victory, England trip
Brad Dalke joins the Golfweek.com staff as a player blogger for the 2013 junior golf season. In this installment, he talks about his victory at the AJGA Ping Invitational, as well as his trip to England for the Duke of York Trophy.
Webb Simpson climbs to No. 17 in Official World Golf Ranking
Webb Simpson jumped seven spots in the latest Official World Golf Ranking, from No. 24 to No. 17, following his victory at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.
TaylorMade SLDR Fairway Woods and Rescue Clubs
A low, forward CG position combined with a new slot in the sole helps the TaylorMade SLDR fairway woods and rescue clubs create more ball speed and distance.
Increase in loft common with SLDR line
TaylorMade, with its new line of SLDR drivers, fairway woods and hybrids, has taken the traditional perception of loft and altered it substantially.