Team USA's Walker Cup practice session is set to begin Wednesday, and some major names were left off the squad, including world No. 1 amateur Ollie Schniederjans and 2013 Walker Cupper Jordan Niebrugge.
President Barack Obama's announcement Dec. 17 of a new era in Cuban-American relations, including normalized diplomatic recognition and some modest restrictions in trade, represent considerable steps for golf in that country.
Sean Crocker with his caddie A. J. Hopkins waits to hit his shot at No. 9 during the final day of stroke play at the 66th U. S. Junior Amateur Championship at Martis Camp Club. Crocker posted a two-day total of 146.