News for Wednesday, March 12, 2014
PGA Tour notes: Darren Fichardt puts family in Florida Swing
Darren Fichardt works family time at Disney into his Florida Swing, Richard Sterne plans to address his ailing hip and Peter Uihlein takes aim at the Masters in this week's PGA Tour notes.
5 Things: Harris English ready; Brandt Snedeker searches; more from Valspar Championship near Tampa
Innisbrook’s Copperhead Course boasts a roster of past champions that proves it’s a great spot for top ballstrikers. Here are 5 Things to know on the eve of the PGA Tour's Valspar Championship.
Kraft Nabisco won't sponsor LPGA tourney after 2014
The first major of the LPGA season will lose Kraft Nabisco as a sponsor after 2014, commissioner Mike Whan told the local newspaper.
Rude: Patrick Reed indeed headed toward list of world's top 5
Patrick Reed says he feels like he’s a top-five golfer in the world. He’ll likely get there, given his confidence, complete game and closer’s mentality.
VIDEO: Dustin Johnson talks Adidas Golf's pure 360 golf shoe
Adidas Golf tour staff professional Dustin Johnson talk's Adidas Golf's new pure 360 golf shoe in an in-depth video episode of "Sport Science."
Toy Box Extra e-magazine: March 12, 2014
We take a look at new gear from Callaway, TaylorMade and Titleist, as well as sit down with Nike's Rock Ishii to talk about the RZN ball and his interactions with Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy.
PGA task force eyes "non-traditional" ways to grow golf
In the spirit of the recent Hackgolf initiative, the PGA of America has formed a task force charged with growing the game beyond traditional means.
Tiger Woods tops early odds for 2014 Masters
World No. 1 Tiger Woods, who won five events during the PGA Tour's 2013 season yet came up short at all four majors, stands atop the odds to win the 2014 Masters.
Women's Midweek Report: Duke, Liu win Darius Rucker Invitational
Welcome to Golfweek’s Women's Midweek Report. We wanted to use this hump day to update you on all the latest women's college news, March 6-11
Men's Midweek Report: UNLV, Stanford's Patrick Rodgers post big wins
Welcome to Golfweek’s Men's Midweek Report. We wanted to use this hump day to update you on all the latest men's college news.
Players still in disbelief after Robert Morris cut women's golf
Whipping away tears, Robert Morris head coach Jerry Stone found it hard to talk about the school's women’s golf team, which will disband at the end of the spring season.
VIDEO: Chesson Hadley shows off his 'guns'
Chesson Hadley demonstrates how to effectively hit a golf ball out of a bunker – and showcase one's biceps.
Benjamin Baxter plans big year before joining SMU
Benjamin Baxter plans on playing several amateur events before joining the SMU Mustangs this fall.