News for Monday, September 23, 2013
Golfweek Conference Challenge, ETSU, Pepperdine, Red Sky: Tough ETSU among Pepperdine's chasers at Red Sky
The Buccaneers bounced between second and third as the first waves came in at the Golfweek Women's Conference Challenge, but at 17-over 305 by day’s end, were fifth on the team leaderboard. Pepperdine ran away with the team lead and stands at 1-over 289.
Perry, Fitzpatrick help Northwestern capture Windon Memorial title
Northwestern placed two golfers in the top 3 individually en route to a victory at the Windon Memorial on Monday.
LPGA: Possibility of new LPGA in 2014 include Grand Rapids Mich., and Nantucket.
The scuttlebutt surrounding possible new LPGA events for 2014 includes a common theme: They’re domestic. New events near Grand Rapids, Mich. and another possibility for an LPGA stop in Nantucket are both in the works.
Player of the week, Ben Crancer, Texas A&M
Texas A&M sophomore Ben Crancer won the individual title at the Dick’s Sporting Goods Collegiate Challenge Cup on Sept. 21.
Team of the week, Georgia
Georgia, No. 11 Golfweek/Sagarin Preseason Rankings, won the inaugural Dick’s Sporting Goods Collegiate Challenge Cup at The Golf Club of Tennessee on Sept. 21.
Dick's Sporting Goods Collegiate Challenge Cup, College men's golf: 'By The Numbers' from The Golf Club of Tennessee
A 'By The Numbers' from the Dick's Sporting Goods Collegiate Challenge Cup at The Golf Club of Tennessee.
2013 Presidents Cup, Ashworth golf shirts, Team USA: Apparel for the 2013 Presidents Cup
Ashworth has announced its apparel for Team USA at the Presidents Cup, Oct. 3-6 at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio.
The junior shot 12-under 207 (70-68-69) at the UNM Championship Course to win the Branch Law Firm/Dick McGuire Invitational by six shots.
UCLA opened its season Sept. 22 with a 20-shot victory at the Mason Rudolph Championship.
Being a student-athlete isn’t as easy as it seems, especially if you’re a junior golfer. We have to travel during the school year, and we have to keep up with school at the same time. If we don’t keep up the grades, it won’t be an easy ride in high school.
PGA Tour, player of the year, rookie of the year, Tiger Woods: Tiger Woods, Jordan Spieth among nominees for PGA Tour awards
The PGA Tour announced Monday the nominees for the 2013 Player of the Year and Rookie of the Year awards, with Tiger Woods and Jordan Spieth among the finalists.
Clemson freshman Ashlan Ramsey has started off her college career with six straight rounds of par or better.
Henrik Stenson moved to fourth in the latest Official World Golf Ranking following his victory at the Tour Championship.
A gentleman's game bound by a different set of rules
Once a game monitored by yourself and your playing competitors, is golf headed to being policed by high-definition TV and technology? Our Alex Miceli says that we are losing sight of the fact that it is a gentleman's game.
Alabama, Emma Talley, women's college golf: Player diary: Alabama's Emma Talley (Part 1)
Dreams do come true. Winning the U.S. Women’s Amateur this summer was an achievement that only a few people get to experience.
Adams New Idea irons
Adams Golf's latest super game-improvement irons – the New Idea – blend hybrids and irons engineered with "slots" that promise power and forgiveness.
Long-drive legends: Gerry James hits it big with spiritual awakening
Golf instructor and long-drive champion Gerry James, 53, has come a long way from his days of pro football, bodybuilding and wrestling.