News for Friday, March 14, 2014
Oklahoma leads by 3 at Border Olympics; Houston third
Oklahoma took a three-shot lead after Friday's opening two rounds of the Border Olympics at Laredo (Texas) Country Club.
Tee times, pairings for third round of Valspar Championship
Here are the tee times and pairings for Saturday's third round of the Valspar Championship.
Pinehurst No. 9? Pinehurst Resort on verge of acquiring National GC
Pinehurst Resort is on the verge of acquiring National Golf Club, a Jack Nicklaus signature design.
5 Things: Robert Garrigus takes lead at Valspar Championship; Kevin Na still bogey-free; more
Cool temperatures and windy conditions again made scoring difficult early Friday at the Valspar Championship. But things heated up in the afternoon, including Robert Garrigus, who shot 5-under 66 to take a three-shot lead.
Tour Tracker: Valspar Championship, Friday's 2nd round on PGA Tour
Four players enter Friday's second round of the PGA Tour's Valspar Championship tied for the lead, with seven more a shot back. Keep up with the highlights and live scores right here!
Behind Feng, Vanderbilt leads Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate
Vanderbilt, No. 11 in the Golfweek/Sagarin College Rankings, are leading by 10 strokes at the Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate.
Colorado takes 4-shot lead after first round of Clover Cup
Colorado leads the Clover Cup at Longbow Golf Club in Mesa, Ariz., after a 4-over 292 in the first round.
UAB takes one-shot lead at Schenkel Invitational
Alabama-Birmingham shot a 3-under 285 in the first round of the Schenkel Invitational for a one-shot lead at Forest Heights Country Club.
California shoots 20 under to lead by 13 at NIT
After finishing eighth at the Southern Highlands Collegiate Masters for its worst finish since the 2011 NCAA Championship, California shot 20-under 268 in the first round of the National Invitational Tournament.
Mercer leads by 5 at Seminole Intercollegiate
Mercer, No. 37 in the Golfweek/Sagarin College Rankings, leads the Seminole Intercollegiate after a first round 6-under 282.
Readying for Augusta, Justin Rose gaining confidence at Valspar Championship
Shoulder tendinitis has caused Justin Rose to play in just three tournaments this season, and he'll only reach five events played before the Masters. That makes this week at Innisbrook a crucial one for Rose.
John Daly cards 90 in second round of Valspar Championship
John Daly fired an 81 in the second round of last year's Tampa Bay Championship. Friday, Daly's second-round misfortune at Innisbrook's Copperhead Course continued with a 90.
Alejandro Canizares shoots 68 to keep lead in Agadir
Alejandro Canizares of Spain retained a one-stroke lead over Seve Benson of England by shooting a 4-under 68 in the second round of the Trophee Hassan II.
Nicole Morales earns sponsor exemption for Symetra Tour’s IOA
Nicole Morales has earned a sponsor exemption into the Symetra Tour’s Insurance Office of America Golf Classic on March 28-30.
Curtis Cup: Who could've made U.S. team? Chen, Na and more
On March 13, the 2014 Curtis Cup team was announced. But, let’s just imagine the Curtis Cup team is made up of 10 players like the Walker Cup team instead of eight. Who would else would make the team?
Women's Notebook: Youthful Arizona squad looking for breakthrough
Arizona epitomizes youth this season in every way. The leading Wildcat scorers are a sophomore transfer and two freshmen. With youth comes the opportunity for a breakout performance.
Dan Brooks reflects on 30 years at Duke
Dan Brooks, in his 30th season with the Duke Blue Devils, discusses his growth and the growth of college golf.
KBS Shafts succeeding on pro circuits
Looking at the official survey results from the major professional tours for the last six years, it's a matter of record: more than 100 victories for KBS.
Maide launches new Highland Pant
Maide combines golf’s traditional fashion with modern profiles and fabrication to create the first contemporary heritage golf brand.
Annika Award Watch List: Duke's Yu Liu making big impression
Duke freshman Yu Liu has quietly risen to the No. 2 in the Golfweek/Sagarin Rankings, most recently propelled by a big victory at the Darius Rucker Invitational.
Haskins Award Watch List: Patrick Rodgers wins to solidify top spot
This week, Stanford’s Patrick Rodgers was the only player that helped himself and boosted his resume on the 2014 Haskins Award Watch List. Rodgers picked up his third victory of the season at the prestigious Southern Highlands Collegiate Masters.
New Balance introduces the NBG2002
In January, New Balance announced the launch of New Balance Golf, a footwear collection for 2014. Now, New Balance introduces the NBG2002.