News for Tuesday, September 10, 2013
The Special Olympics North America Golf Invitational Tournament will be played Oct. 17-20 at the Stockton Seaview Hotel & Golf Club in Galloway, N.J. The event will feature more than 180 golfers from 23 Special Olympics programs in North America.
The 2013 season just keeps getting better for Cy Whitney.
The Cal women opened the season with a victory at the Colonel Wollenberg Ptarmigan Ram Classic on Tuesday after a final-round 2-under 286 at Ptarmigan Country Club in Fort Collins, Colo. The Golden Bears finished nine shots ahead of runner-up Colorado.
Luke Donald, BMW Championship, Conway Farms: At Conway Farms, Donald hopes for signs of old self
There are home games and then there are home home games. Luke Donald has the latter this week. He’s not only back in his adopted home area in suburban Chicago, he’s playing a PGA Tour FedEx Cup playoff event at his longtime home course of Conway Farms.
U.S. Women's Amateur, USGA, San Diego Country Club: U.S. Women's Am awarded to San Diego CC for 2017
The U.S. Golf Association has announced that the 2017 U.S. Women’s Amateur will be played at San Diego Country Club in Chula Vista, Calif.
Campbell's women and Akron's men notched team titles at the Golfweek Program Challenge, but it was the Camels who also took home the program championship Tuesday in Pawleys Island, S.C.
Florida's final-round rally – led by a 5-under 67 from junior medalist Ann Young and a 4-under 68 from freshman Karolina Vickova – ends Clemson's dreams of a victory in the first-year program's inaugural tournament.
The New Mexico men notched a six-shot victory at the season-opening Gopher Invitational, where a shorthanded Cal team finished fourth without Walker Cuppers Michael Kim and Michael Weaver. Kent State's Corey Conners captured the individual crown.
Player diary: Oklahoma State's Casie Cathrea (Part 1)
Follow Oklahoma State freshman Casie Cathrea in her first semester as a college golfer, 1,622 miles from her California home.
PHOTOS: TaylorMade's SpeedBlade Irons
Our David Dusek gives you a look at TaylorMade's new SpeedBlade irons, shown off on Monday at the BMW Championship.
TaylorMade SpeedBlade irons
At Conway Farms Golf Club, site of the BMW Championship, TaylorMade unveiled its SpeedBlade irons, which succeed the RocketBladez irons and feature an enhanced "Speed Pocket."
Toy Box: Svoboda uses SLDR to take Chiquita Classic
Andrew Svoboda said hello to TaylorMade’s new SLDR driver, putting it into play for the first time at the Web.com Tour’s Chiquita Classic. He won and earned a first-place check for $180,000.
BMW Championship: Conway Farms, hole-by-hole preview
Unlike the other major Chicago tournament sites – Medinah, Olympia Fields, Cog Hill and Butler National – Conway Farms has an intimate feel. Expect a considerable spread in scoring this week, a rarity in modern tournament play.
Arnold Palmer celebrates 84th birthday in Latrobe
Arnold Palmer celebrated his 84th birthday in Latrobe, Pa., where he also hosted the Latrobe Classic, which benefits his hospitals in Orlando, Fla.
Three was the number for the New Mexico men's team as it notched a season-opening victory at the Gopher Invitational on Sept. 9.