News for Sunday, September 22, 2013
Winner's bag: Henrik Stenson, Tour Championship in FedEx Cup
Henrik Stenson has been the hottest player in golf since mid-summer. He capped off his 2013 season by winning the Tour Championship and the FedEx Cup – and hauling in $11.44 million Sunday.
Wisconsin's 7-under 281 final round allowed the Badgers to storm back from an 11-shot deficit after 36 holes for a stunning victory at the Lady Paladin Invitational, while Clemson's Ashlan Ramsey earned the Tigers' first-ever individual title.
Pepperdine, Golfweek Conference Challenge, SMU: Wave rolls from Albuquerque to Red Sky for title defense
For Pepperdine, the start-of-the-year schedule worked out so that the Wave rolled from New Mexico to Colorado with no days in between.
5 Things: Henrik Stenson soars; Jordan Spieth opens eyes; more
Henrik Stenson, the hottest golfer on the planet since the Open Championship, led the field in greens in regulation in three of the four FedEx Cup events en route to taking the PGA Tour's season title.
UCLA, Mason Rudolph, women's golf, Erynne Lee: UCLA opens fall with runaway Mason Rudolph win
The UCLA women's team opened its fall season with a victory in Tennessee, running away with the Mason Rudolph Championship by 20 shots on Sunday.
Arkansas senior Emily Tubert shot 5-under 137 to earn the individual victory and teammates Gaby Lopez and Regina Plascencia tied for second Sunday as the Razorbacks cruised to an eight-shot victory over South Carolina at the Mercedes-Benz Intercollegiate.
Hannah Yun takes big step in comeback with Symetra Tour victory
Hannah Yun jumped from No. 48 to 18th on the Symetra Tour money list with her $15,000 payday in winning the Volvik Championship by two shots over Alena Sharp.
The Pepperdine women's team opened its fall season with an easy 12-shot victory over Oregon at the Branch Law Firm/Dick McGuire Invitational in Albuquerque, N.M., while Oregon's Cassy Isagawa strolled to the individual title.
How it Happened: Henrik Stenson claims FedEx Cup
As Henrik Stenson tries to stay ahead of Dustin Johnson at the Tour Championship and claim the 2013 FedEx Cup ahead of Tiger Woods and Zach Johnson, follow Sunday's final action right here!
NCCGA National Championship grows by semester
With an NCCGA National Championship capping off every semester, the top collegiate club-golf teams from each of the nation's 18 regions earn the opportunity to compete for a title.
France's Julien Quesne wins Italian Open
Julien Quesne of France made five birdies on the back nine to win the Italian Open by one stroke Sunday for his second European Tour victory.
Dick's Sporting Good Challenge Cup, College Men's Golf: The SEC claims "Top Conference" Honors at Collegiate Challenge Cup
The SEC was all business on Sunday at the Dick’s Sporting Goods Collegiate Challenge Cup at The Golf Club of Tennessee. The SEC defeated the ACC in commanding fashion, 17-8, to earn “Top Conference” Honors in the tournament's first year.
NCCGA, CGP aim to grow collegiate club golf
The growth of club-golf teams is a grassroots movement that is spreading to college campuses throughout the United States, aided by the NCCGA and CollegeGolfPass.
Ouimet Scholars help students with CollegeGolfPass
Looking to improve the golfing experience for thousands of college students, many of whom participate on club teams, CollegeGolfPass works in tandem with the National Collegiate Club Golf Association.
NCCGA breeds future pros one tournament at a time
From its roots focused in the southeast and just a couple of conferences, the NCCGA has grown to more than 165 teams across the U.S. and is quickly gaining respect.
Non-varsity golf is a non-problem
Upon being offered admittance into my dream school, Virginia Tech, I immediately had a decision to make: to choose my passion, or my education. Club golf helped fill the void left by choosing the latter.
Golfweek Conference Challenge, Pepperdine, UC Davis, TCU, preview: Golfweek Women's Conference Challenge
A look at the 18 teams participating in this year’s Golfweek Conference Challenge, which begins Monday at Red Sky Golf Club’s Fazio Course in Wolcott, Colo.
Zach Tracy has given a verbal commitment to play college golf for Houston. Tracy also visited Oklahoma State, New Mexico and North Texas. He chose Houston almost immediately.
TaylorMade golf, best golf putters, Ghost Tour putter: TaylorMade Ghost Tour putters
TaylorMade's latest additions to the Ghost Tour putter family feature a new face-insert material – including aluminum – designed to provide a crisp feel.
U.S. retains PGA Cup despite dramatic GB&I rally
The U.S. retained the PGA Cup on Sunday in England, but GB&I nearly pulled off the impossible, winning 7.5 of 10 singles points on the final day when it needed eight to win the title.