News for Friday, January 3, 2014
With mind on family, lethargic Streelman manages a 67
As late as Tuesday, Kevin Streelman hadn't even made up his mind about playing in the Hyundai TOC. On Friday, he fought through conflicting emotions regarding his family in Arizona to fire a 6-under 67.
5 Things: Newcomers steal spotlight in Kapalua on Friday
Experience didn't matter for much in the opening round at the Plantation Course, as two newcomers to the Hyundai TOC (Jordan Spieth, Michael Thompson) left tied for the lead with Chris Kirk (second appearance) and Webb Simpson (third appearance).
'Team Reed' takes a break with baby on the way
Patrick Reed gained popularity not only for his victory at the Wyndham in 2013 but also for his blond-haired wife carrying his bag for all 44 of his pro events.
Tournament of Champions: Tee Times, Round 2
Jordan Spieth and Webb Simpson will be paired again for the second round of the Hyundai Tournament of Champions on Saturday.
Tour Tracker: Four tied for Hyundai TOC lead after 1st round
Chris Kirk, Michael Thompson, Jordan Spieth and Webb Simpson all carded 7-under 66s to share the lead after 18 holes, while four player trail by a stroke, including Jason Dufner and Zach Johnson.
Mike McCoy, Doug Hanzel highlight Gasparilla Invitational field
Mike McCoy, the 2013 U.S. Mid-Amateur champion, and Doug Hanzel, the 2013 U.S. Senior Amateur winner, headline the field for next month's Gasparilla Invitational.
Grayson Murray takes first-round lead at Saguaro Amateur
Grayson Murray, who will tee it up with Arizona State in the spring, fired a 7-under 64 on Friday to take a one-shot lead at the Saguaro Amateur.
Henrik Stenson joins Callaway Golf
A day after signing 2013 winner Harris English, Callaway Golf landed another big fish in reigning FedEx Cup and Race to Dubai winner Henrik Stenson on Friday.
Justin Rose re-signs with TaylorMade, Ashworth
A new year, and the big deals keep on coming, this time with reigning U.S. Open champion Justin Rose re-signing with TaylorMade Golf and Ashworth Golf.
SCORES: Hyundai TOC, Round 4
Take a look at the PGA Tour's Hyundai Tournament of Champions leaderboard from Kapalua, Hawaii.
Men's spring preview: Atlantic 10
During the month of January, Golfweek will preview the 2014 spring season for each conference. Today, we look at the Atlantic 10 Conference.