News for Friday, July 25, 2014
Princess Superal will face Marijosse Navarro in U.S. Girls' Junior finale
Princess Mary Superal knocked off Cindy Ha in the U.S. Girls' Junior semifinals, while Marijosse Navarro slipped past Shelly Shin to set up an international final on Saturday.
A closer look at the final match of the U.S. Junior Amateur
After an exciting five days of action at the 2014 U.S. Junior Amateur, the field is down to two players – Will Zalatoris and Davis Riley. Here's a closer look at Saturday's 36-hole final.
5 Things: Jim Furyk goes low, tied with Tim Petrovic at RBC Canadian
Jim Furyk tied the course record with a 7-under 63 to vault into a tie for the RBC Canadian lead with Tim Petrovic at 10 under.
Davis Riley tops Sam Horsfield in 21 holes to advance to 2nd U.S. Junior final
Davis Riley stayed strong Friday, overcoming a late pair of missed short-range putts to defeat Sam Horsfield in 21 holes and advance to his second straight U.S. Junior Amateur final, where he'll take on Will Zalatoris Saturday at The Club at Carlton Woods.
Washington's Corey Pereira wins Pacific Coast Amateur
Corey Pereira fired a 3-under 67 on Friday to cruise to an eight-shot victory at the 48th Pacific Coast Amateur in Flagstaff, Ariz.
Leader Geoff Drakeford leads contingent from Down Under at Porter Cup
Geoff Drakeford showed no signs of slowing down on Friday. The Australian fired a 2-under 68 on Friday in the 56th annual Porter Cup third round at Niagara Falls Country Club.
U.S. rebounds to win four points at International Crown
The Americans went from shut out to clean sweep on Day 2 of the International Crown, posting four points to sit in a tie for second with Taiwan in Pool A. Thailand, a team of smiles, leads way in that pool with five points.
Bernhard Langer takes seven-shot lead at British Senior
Bernhard Langer has a seven-stroke cushion to take into the third round of the Senior British Open after shooting a 5-under 66 Friday to add to his opening 65.
Notes: Ha, Superal, Navarro, Shin advance to semis at U.S. Girls' Junior
Cindy Ha saw her 4-up lead over Brigitte Dunne disappear on the 17th hole, only to come back and win the 18th to advance to the semifinals at the U.S. Girls' Junior on Friday.
David Horsey in halfway lead at Russian Open
David Horsey shot a 4-under 68 Friday for a two-stroke lead at the halfway mark of the Russian Open.
All Royal & Ancient members to vote on allowing female members
The Royal & Ancient Golf Club says it will allow all members to vote either in person at the Sept. 18 business meeting, or via mail as the club decides whether or not it will allow women.
A closer look at the semifinal matches of the U.S. Junior Amateur
Will Zalatoris, Curtis Luck, Sam Horsfield and Davis Riley all advanced to Friday afternoon's semifinals at the U.S. Junior Amateur, setting up what should be an exciting pair of matches.
An introduction to Club Champion's fitting philosophy
But by blending modern technology, a clever hosel system and a team of builders, Club Champion is trying to help golfers find better clubs.
Flashback Friday: 2007 Porter Cup
Flashback Friday: Tournament director Steve Denn always recruits some of the best players from around the world to play in Lewiston, N.Y., and the 2007 field was no exception.
Quarterfinalist Luck part of Australian 'pit stop' in The Woodlands
Curtis Luck was the only Australian to advance to the quarterfinals Thursday at the U.S. Junior Amateur. And he'll have a lot of fans, too, with more than 15 players affiliated with Golf Australia staying in The Woodlands this week for practice and training.