News for Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Expert picks: Dustin Johnson tops Memphis list for FedEx St. Jude Classic on PGA Tour
Dustin Johnson is the man to beat at this week's FedEx St. Jude Classic in Memphis, Tenn., on the PGA Tour, if our experts are to be believed. See who else earns multiple mentions to contend.
Manulife Financial LPGA Classic: Tee times, rounds 1-2 Thursday and Friday
World No. 1 Stacy Lewis will share a spotlight tee time with Cristie Kerr, Morgan Pressel for the first two rounds of the Manulife Financial LPGA Classic on Thursday and Friday in Waterloo, Ontario.
FedEx St. Jude Classic: Tee times, rounds 1-2 Thursday and Friday on PGA Tour
Last year's top three finishers at the FedEx St. Jude Classic will share one of the spotlight tee times this year: Phil Mickelson, Scott Stallings and defending champion Harris English.
Pinehurst Resort adds ninth course to portfolio as U.S. Open approaches
The Jack Nicklaus-designed National Golf Club in Pinehurst, N.C., has been bought by Pinehurst Resort & Country Club; its course will be renamed Pinehurst No. 9.
China's Simin Feng of Vanderbilt, Yu Liu of Duke turn pro after one college season
Hours after Duke won its sixth NCAA title, freshman Yu Liu announced her plans to turn professional; at Vanderbilt, Simin Feng made the same decision as two standout freshmen from China leave the college ranks.
After a lost decade, David Gossett plays his way into Pinehurst
Everybody loves a good comeback story, right? Well, they don’t come any bigger than 35-year-old David Gossett earning a spot in the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2.