News for Saturday, April 26, 2014
Christovich goes wire-to-wire to win Coleman Invitational
Patrick Christovich closed a masterful performance at the George L. Coleman Invitational with a final-round 72 to seal a wire-to-wire victory at Seminole Golf Club in Juno Beach, Fla.
Rodgers, Stanford running away at Pac-12 Championships
Stanford is firmly in the driver's seat at the Pac-12 Championship, using a 7-over 367 on Saturday to take an eye-opening 21-shot lead over Cal heading into Sunday's final round at The Gallery at Dove Mountain in Marana, Ariz.
5 Things: Stacy Lewis edges Lydia Ko in duel for Saturday lead at Swinging Skirts LPGA
A fantastic closing-stretch duel worthy of a final round ended Saturday's third round of the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic with Stacy Lewis in the lead by a shot over Lydia Ko.
N.C. State leads NCCGA nationals by one shot in college club golf championship
North Carolina State opened up a slim lead Saturday at the NCCGA Spring National Championship. The Wolfpack sits atop the 25-team field after a 20-over 380 in the play-eight-count-five format.
UCLA maintains lead at Pac-12 Championship
UCLA maintained its one-shot advantage at the Pac-12 Championship, with Arizona using a 1-under 287 to climb into second place at the Trysting Tree GC in Corvallis, Ore.
Ohio State, Michigan State tied at Big Ten Championships
Michigan State and Ohio State will enter the final round at the Big Ten Women's Championship all knotted up at 22-over 598 at the par-72 Pete Dye Course at French Lick Resort in French Lick, Ind.
Molle's par hands New Mexico the Mountain West title
New Mexico used a final-round, 24-over 312 to squeak out a 1-shot victory over San Jose State in the Mountain West Women's Championship on Saturday at the Dinah Shore Course at Mission Hills CC in Rancho Mirage, Calif.
Winner's Bag: Scottie Scheffler, 2014 Junior Invitational
Scottie Scheffler secured a one-shot victory over Cameron Champ to win the 2014 Junior Invitational at Sage Valley Golf Club on April 26. Here is a complete list of the club Scheffler used.
Texas cuts into Oklahoma's Big 12 Championship lead
Texas fired a 1-over 289 on Saturday to trim Oklahoma's lead to three shots heading into the final round of the Big 12 Women's Championship at the University of Texas Golf Club.
New Mexico takes command at Mountain West
New Mexico fired a 3-under 281 – the only team to break par on Saturday – and will take a nine-shot lead over San Diego State into the final round of the Mountain West Championship.
Zurich Classic: Tee times, final round Sunday on PGA Tour
Leader Seung-Yul Noh and 2011 PGA Championship winner Keegan Bradley will bring up the rear Sunday at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans, just one of the pairings worthy of the spotlight.
Scottie Scheffler captures 2014 Junior Invitational at Sage Valley title
Scottie Scheffler won the 2014 Junior Invitational with a final-round, 1-under 71 on Saturday at Sage Valley Golf Club in Graniteville, S.C.
5 Things: Noh avoids bogeys; Bradley's boost; more from Zurich Classic of New Orleans on PGA Tour
Even winners make bogeys, right? Seung-Yul Noh will put that idea to the test after taking the lead with a 65 Saturday at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans -- and remaining bogey-free through 54 holes. Here are 5 Things to know.
Schniederjans, Ga. Tech take lead at ACC Championship
All five of its players shot par or better as Georgia Tech took a two-shot lead over Florida State after 36 holes at the ACC Championship.
Bobby Wyatt, Alabama in complete control at SEC
Top-ranked Alabama fired a school-record, 14-under 266 on Saturday to take a 17-shot lead at the SEC Championship at Sea Island Golf Club in St. Simons Island, Ga.
Texas Tech takes lead at Big 12 Championships
Texas Tech used a 1-over 289 on Saturday to take a one-shot lead over Texas at the Big 12 Championships in Trinity, Texas.
Tracker: Bogey-free after 54, Seung-Yul Noh leads Zurich
Bogey-free for 54 holes, South Korea's Seung-Yul Noh took a two-shot lead over Keegan Bradley during Saturday's third round of the PGA Tour's Zurich Classic of New Orleans. Recap the highlights right here!
Barry, Lynn headline D-II men's regional lineups
The 2014 NCAA Division II men's tournament regionals field is set, with 80 teams and 32 individual qualifiers competing at four sites May 5-7 for a trip to the championships.
Alexander Levy still leads in China; Ian Poulter gains ground
A 2-under 70 Saturday in pelting rain with gusting winds was solid enough for Alexander Levy to maintain a three-stroke lead over Alvaro Quiros heading into the Volvo China Open's final round.
Marco Penge changes drivers before final round at Sage Valley
It's not often a golfer switches equipment in the middle of a big tournament. Saturday at the Junior Invitational, Marco Penge was the exception -- changing drivers before his final round at Sage Valley.
Laura Davies: Goal is to play, not captain, for European Solheim team
Laura Davies has appeared in more Solheim Cups than any other player, but don’t expect the English player to captain future European teams.
Sage Valley poses bigger challenge in Junior Invitational's 4th year
Four years ago, Nicholas Reach blistered Sage Valley Golf Club and left town the first victor in Junior Invitational history after a smoking 20-under 196 total. That may never happen again.