News for Sunday, September 29, 2013
5 Things: Chesson Hadley, John Peterson shine at Web.com finals
Chesson Hadley won the Web.com Tour Championship and John Peterson claimed the money title for the four-event Web.com Tour Finals, while others in the field faced dramatic finishes in Florida.
P.K. Kongkraphan to top Symetra money list, earn LPGA card
P.K. Kongkraphan, a petite 21-year-old Thai player who won once this year and came into the season-ending Symetra Tour Championship with $43,848, will be one of 10 players to earn an LPGA card for the 2014 season.
Lorie Kane's final-hole birdie cinches LPGA Legends Championship
Lorie Kane knocked a 40-foot chip shot to within two inches of the cup on the final hole for the birdie she needed to bag the LPGA Legends Championship.
USGA presidential nominee Thomas O'Toole popular, visible
Tom O’Toole Jr., nominated to become the next president of the U.S. Golf Association, has gone out of his way to increase the transparency and effectiveness of golf’s governing body in the U.S.
Sunriver, Crosswater, Golfweek Invitational, Division II, meet the teams: Golfweek Division II Invitational
A look at the 15 teams participating in this year’s Golfweek Division II Fall Invitational, which begins Monday at Crosswater in Sunvriver, Ore.
Azahara Munoz, in 'long year,' wins Ladies French Open
A two-time winner on the Ladies European Tour who also won the LPGA Tour's 2012 Sybase Match Play Championship, Azahara Munoz edged Gwladys Nocera and Valentine Derrey in the Ladies French Open.
David Howell edges Peter Uihlein at St. Andrews for Dunhill win
"To nail that birdie putt to win is pretty sweet," David Howell said after defeating Peter Uihlein in a playoff Sunday to win at St. Andrews in the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.
USGA nominates Thomas J. O'Toole Jr. as its next president
The election of USGA officers, including Thomas J. O'Toole Jr. who has been nominated for president, and the Executive Committee will take place in February at Pinehurst, N.C.
Column: Seve Ballesteros deserves better than no-shows
This week’s Seve Trophy in Paris is a sad reflection on some of the European Tour’s top players who have decided not to play in an event to remember Seve Ballesteros.