News for Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Portland State wins Big Sky title by 15 shots
Portland State cruised to a seventh Big Sky women's title Tuesday at Octillo Golf Resort in Chandler, Ariz.
Wichita State wins 1st Missouri Valley title
Wichita State won its first Missouri Valley Conference women's title Tuesday at Panther Creek Golf Course in Springfield, Ill.
In this issue: April 18, 2014
Inside the April 18, 2014 issue of Golfweek:
Another deep field takes aim at Junior Invitational at Sage Valley
The Junior Invitational, relatively young in golf history, has drawn the strongest field according to Golfweek’s rankings since its inception in 2011. Count Corey Shaun among those who validate that reputation.
Georgia Southern narrowly wins Southern Conference
Georgia Southern managed to take the Southern Conference Championship by one stroke over Chattanooga.
Jordan Niebrugge to defend U.S. Amateur Public Links title
Jordan Niebrugge will go for back-to-back titles in the final U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship.
Mercer, Trey Rule take Atlantic Sun titles
The Atlantic Sun Championship turned into a battle of top-50 teams as the Mercer Bears beat out Kennesaw State on Tuesday to claim the crown.
Louisville comes back for 1st AAC Championship
The Louisville Cardinals won the first American Athletic Conference Championship despite trailing the UCF Knights by four strokes heading into the final round.
Zurich Classic of New Orleans: Tee times, first and second rounds on PGA Tour
Rickie Fowler and Patrick Reed will share a tee time with defending champion Billy Horschel in one of the top groups to watch in Thursday and Friday's first and second round at this week's Zurich Classic of New Orleans on PGA Tour.
Florida coach Buddy Alexander to retire after season
After 27 years, Florida Gators head coach Buddy Alexander has announced that he will retire at the end of this season.
Message of 2014 U.S. Opens: Scruffy is the new neat
A good story to be told by the USGA about its forthcoming national championships is the different look at Pinehurst -- scruffier, less green, less manicured, and also firmer and faster. Luck will play more than a small role.
Player Diary: California's Joel Stalter (Part 8)
Second-team All American Joel Staler will blog for Golfweek during the 2013-14 season and take you behind the scenes at college golf tournaments, on and off the course.
R&A CEO Peter Dawson to retire in September 2015
Peter Dawson has announced his retirement as chief executive of the R&A and secretary of the Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews, the R&A announced today. Dawson will leave his post in September 2015.
Izod's Schiffli Flag Pant is all about patriotism
Feeling a little patriotic? Here’s an alternative for the traditional golf pant – the Izod Schiffli Flag Pant.