News for Friday, April 25, 2014
Texas takes Big 12 lead through 36 holes
The Texas Longhorns were the only team to remain under par through 36 holes Friday at the Big 12 Men's Championship, leading Texas Tech by five.
Consistent Stacy Lewis moves to Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic second-round lead
Stacy Lewis' second straight 3-under-par 69 moved her to the lead of the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic on Friday in Daly City, Calif., one shot ahead of Lydia Ko and first-round leader Karine Icher.
Patrick Christovich extends lead at Coleman Invitational
Patrick Christovich fired a second-round 69 and extended his lead at the George L. Coleman Invitational at Seminole Golf Club in Juno Beach, Fla.
Zurich Classic of New Orleans: Tee times, third round
Zurich Classic of New Orleans leader Ben Martin will share a tee time with Andrew Svoboda and Seung-Yul Noh, with Keegan Bradley two groups ahead and looking to keep gaining ground in the third round.
5 Things: Ben Martin maintains Zurich Classic lead; Keegan Bradley climbs; more
A day after setting the course record at TPC Avondale, Zurich Classic of New Orleans leader Ben Martin shot 67 to maintain a healthy second-round margin as Keegan Bradley made a move. Here are 5 Things to know.
UCLA women take lead in Pac-12 Championship
UCLA took a slight lead over No. 4 Stanford and No. 10 Arizona in the first round of the Pac-12 Championship.
Tee times: Junior Invitational at Sage Valley, Round 3
There is plenty of firepower that will tee off over the final hour at the 2014 Junior Invitational at Sage Valley on Saturday, including a stellar final pairing.
Tracker: Ben Martin holds onto Zurich Classic lead
Ben Martin, a day after a TPC Avondale course-record 62 in the first round, shot 67 Friday to remain atop the leaderboard -- by three shots over Andrew Svoboda. Recap the highlights right here!
Stanford men lead field at Pac-12 Championship
Stanford took a four-stroke lead over Arizona in the first round of the Pac-12 Men's Golf Championship, with Cal and Washington tied for third.
Humphrey will need to chase down Scheffler at Sage Valley
Theo Humphrey held the lead for most of the day at the Junior Invitational, but a late stumble put U.S. Junior champ Scottie Scheffler in the lead at Sage Valley.
New Mexico men edge UNLV for Mountain West lead
New Mexico is leading UNLV by one stroke at the Mountain West Conference Championship after the first round.
Florida commit Kristian Caparros to turn pro after high school
Kristian Caparros, a 2015 Florida commit, plans to turn pro after high school, the South Florida native told Golfweek Friday at the Junior Invitational at Sage Valley.
Italy's Renato Paratore has similar game of countryman Matteo Manassero
Italy's Renato Paratore plays a similar game to fellow countryman Matteo Manassero, and he plans on trying to use that to his advantage tomorrow in Saturday's final round.
New Mexico moves into 1st in Mountain West tourney
New Mexico played to a 7-over 295 in the second round of the Mountain West Conference Championship, moving into first place.
Oklahoma seizes Big 12 Championship lead
Oklahoma earned a two-stroke lead over Kansas State through one round at the Big 12 Women's Championship.
Florida State takes ACC lead over Georgia Tech
Hank Lebioda's 4-under 68 helped Florida State gain a four-shot edge over Georgia Tech through the first 18 holes of the ACC Men's Golf Championship.
Ohio State leads Big Ten women through 1st round
Ohio State placed three golfers in the top five in the first round of the Big Ten Championship, seizing the lead by a shot over Nebraska.
Alabama grabs lead at men's SEC Championship
Alabama, the No. 1 team in the Golfweek/Sagarin Rankings, ran out in front in the first round of the Southeastern Conference Championship, shooting an 8-under 272.
Dominic Foos feeling a bit tired at Sage Valley after long month in Georgia
It's been a strange couple of days for Dominic Foos, who is 13 over through two rounds of the Junior Invitational at Sage Valley. The unusually poor performance has left the 16-year-old German a little tired after a busy month.
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You might think there's no difference between your game and Rickie Fowler's after he topped this shot during the recent pro-am for the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. But there's still a distinction to be made.
Pepperdine wins West Coast title for 13th straight year
Pepperdine's women made it 13 West Coast Conference titles in a row on April 16, notching a 17-shot victory at Gold Mountain Golf Club in Bremerton, Wash.
UC Davis wins 5th straight Big West title
UC Davis won its fifth straight Big West Conference women's title April 15 at San Luis Obispo (Calif.) Country Club.
Alexander Levy's record 62 leads in China; Ian Poulter errs on European Tour
The second course-record 62 of the week among the ranks of top pros came Friday via Alexander Levy in the European Tour's China Open, where Ian Poulter drew a penalty then took to Twitter for self-critiquing.
Karine Icher impresses in cold Day 1 at Swinging Skirts
Karine Icher birdied four of her first seven holes and finished with a 6-under 66 on Thursday to take the lead, two strokes ahead of Lydia Ko and several others.
Keenan Huskey making the most of his unexpected opportunity
Keenan Huskey wasn't even a part of the Junior Invitational field a week ago, but a bit of good fortune and an opening-round 72 have the South Carolina native in the thick of things at Sage Valley.
VIDEO: Keegan Bradley takes out GoPro drone with shot
PGA Tour pro Keegan Bradley hits GoPro drone with iron shot.
In this issue: April 25, 2014, Golfweek Magazine
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