Morgan Pressel's birdie at the 18th gave her a one-shot lead after three rounds of the Women's British Open – with another 18 to play today, Stacy Lewis found second place and three other major winners are within three shots.
Inbee Park’s perspective on the week is very wise. Simply put: “If I face this kind of pressure, I’m not afraid of any kind of pressure from now on in my career.” Plus: Stacy Lewis paces herself; and more in our notebook.
Morgan Pressel's caddie sees the young pro's confidence is back; Angela Stanford's trip pays off with a strong early run; plus more in Friday's Women's British Open notes
An early-morning Scottish mist had rolled over the Kingdom of Fife as Inbee Park, the undisputed Queen of Golf for the moment, smiled cooly and yawned occasionally as she prepared to begin the first leg of her fourth major conquest of the season at 7:03 a.m.
Charley Hull played a pro-am round with European Solheim Cup captain Liselotte Neumann on Wednesday at the Ricoh Women's British Open. Hull hopes she's on Neumann's team come Sunday, when the teams will be announced.
Karrie Webb returns to St. Andrews for the Ricoh Women's British Open coming off a victory on the Ladies European Tour. Now the Super Career Grand Slam winner is looking to spoil Inbee Park's run at the Grand Slam.
Inbee Park is chasing down the game’s biggest carrot – the elusive Grand Slam. She comes to golf’s greatest cathedral, St. Andrews, with the chance to do something that’s never been done.
Michelle Wie's year looks disappointing in some ways, but she's still in the Solheim Cup points mix -- as is Morgan Pressel -- plus more in this week's LPGA notebook.
Six weeks shy of her 90th birthday, LPGA co-founder Louise Suggs can add three more wins to her career total – a biographer discovered the trio of missing titles, which lift her to fourth all-time.
Jordan Spieth’s five-hole playoff victory at the Deere made him the youngest PGA Tour winner since 1931 – and qualifies the 19-year-old Texas on a rocket-like rise to play in the British Open at Muirfield.
No matter what transpires Sunday at the John Deere Classic, Patrick Rodgers will leave TPC Deere Run with a better appreciation of just how hard it is to win on the PGA Tour.
Before Daniel Summerhays heads to the course each day, his boys tell him, “Make lots of birdies!” Saturday’s report back to the family: 10 birdies for a 9-under 62 and the lead at the John Deere Classic. High-fives and hugs all around for this family of five.
After a little good word from a multiple major winner earlier this year, Lucas Glover was reminded again of his past form Friday at the John Deere Classic after he shot 9-under 62 to grab a share of the lead. Here are 5 Things you need to know!
Inbee Park, the hottest player in golf, walked the streets of New York with the U.S. Women’s Open trophy in tow, making appearances on "Today," ESPN’s "SportsCenter" and Golf Channel’s "Morning Drive."
Natalie Gulbis doesn’t have a wedding date yet, nor does she have a venue picked out. All she knows is that by the end of 2013, she’ll be married to Josh Rodarmel, a former Yale quarterback, co-founder of Power Balance bracelets and 1-handicap.
At Sebonack, Koreans swept the top three spots. They were the only players in the field to shoot under par. Koreans have won five out of the last six U.S. Women’s Opens.
Inbee Park's historic U.S. Women's Open win at Sebonack Golf Club -- making her the second in LPGA history to win the season's first three majors -- brings up an interesting question: What is a Grand Slam?
Jessica Korda parted ways with her caddie after the ninth hole of the U.S. Women’s Open and promptly told her boyfriend to grab the bag.
Lizette Salas kept fighting through one of many difficult rounds that Sebonack handed out Sunday – not spraying the ball, just finding the wrong spots with narrow misses.
Angela Stanford, 35, shot a second-round 4-under 68 and is four shots back of leader I.K. Kim heading into the weekend at the U.S. Women's Open. She knows her time is coming to win a major championship. Can she do it this weekend?
Brooke Mackenzie Henderson is the kind of fresh air fans love about our national Open. She’s 15 years old, with dimples in her cheeks and excitement in her eyes.
Wegmans LPGA Championship organizers signed a one-year contract with Monroe Golf Club in Pittsford, N.Y., and tournament dates will move to the week of Aug. 11 next year.
Stacy Lewis’ goal coming into the 2013 U.S. Women's Open was to remain level no matter the situation; plus items on Nelly Korda, Michelle Wie and more from Sebonack.
With three professional titles under her belt, Lydia Ko now sets her sights on becoming the youngest player to ever win an LPGA major.
It’s difficult to get to know Inbee Park. Not because she’s unpleasant but simply because she’s not one to divulge much information without significant prodding. Even with her exceptional run this last year, she’s still somewhat of an unknown.
Stacy Lewis still drives the same Lexus IS that she bought after a third in the 2008 U.S. Women's Open. Five years and plenty of success later, Lewis hasn't changed her economical ways.
Karrie Webb, a two-time USWO champion, said the Jack Nicklaus-Tom Doak design didn’t favor one person. For those hitting it well, Webb said, there’s “a bit of freedom off the tee.”
The LPGA is in Arkansas this week, which means hog calls are in order. This is Stacy Lewis’ adopted home state, and the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship her unofficial sixth major.
The future of the Wegmans LPGA Championship is uncertain with key contracts up this year. But commissioner Mike Whan said he'd "be the most surprised" if the event doesn't return to Rochester as a major next year.
Inbee Park birdied the third hole of a sudden-death playoff with Catriona Matthew to win the rain-delayed Wegmans LPGA Championship on Sunday.
The leaderboard at the Wegmans LPGA Championship looks oddly familiar. Five of the top six players are South Koreans, and four of those Koreans are major champions.
The last time Morgan Pressel held a 36-hole lead was here at Locust Hill in 2008, before this tournament became a major. The last time Pressel won a tournament also was in 2008, at the Kapalua LPGA Classic.
Michelle Wie decided to use driver only twice on Saturday. Angela Stanford used it everywhere. The result? They are both in contention.
Meg Mallon described Morgan Pressel as Rosie Jones reincarnated. A fighter. A grinder. A player who knows how to get the ball in the hole.
Brittany Lang’s Thursday afternoon agenda: wedding gown shopping. With play canceled for the day at the Wegmans LPGA Championship, Lang and several of her bridesmaids will be scouring dresses at the local David’s Bridal.
The chances of an Asian-born player winning the Wegmans LPGA Championship are about as good as Thursday’s forecast for rain. Well, maybe not 90 percent strong, but showing up without an umbrella would be downright foolish. Same for betting against the Asians.
Ariya Jutanugarn withdrew from the Wegmans LPGA Championship with a sore right shoulder. The 17-year-old tripped when she ran down the 12th tee box at Locust Hill Country Club.
Both Solheim Cup teams this year are likely to gain an infusion of youth from golfers such as Lexi Thompson, Lizette Salas, Jessica Korda or Charley Hull.
USC freshman Annie Park's NCAA Championship victory made her just the second player in NCAA history to sweep all three postseason individual titles. So what's next for Park? Her high school's prom and graduation.
Whether planning to turn pro or not, seniors will leave the NCAA Women's Championship in Athens, Ga., with degrees in hand.
Devon Brouse doesn’t have to say a word. The Purdue coach simply takes his rather powerful-looking stance, crosses his arms in front of his chest and gives a look. That look. The one that says he’s related to Gen. George S. Patton and expects his team to win the battle and the war.
The Oklahoma women's golf team is playing in honor of the victims in Moore, Okla., which is only 10 miles away from campus in Norman, Okla.
The Oklahoma coaches told their players there was no need for bad attitudes or hanging heads at the NCAA Championship -- they can play in honor of the tornado victims back home.
Auburn coach Kim Evans hopes to make the drive to Athens, Ga., to watch her Tigers compete in this week’s NCAA Championship before her months-long chemo treatment begins.
For months, Michigan State's Liz Nagel has relied on two words to get her motivated: “Spartan strong.” As she opens the NCAA Championships, her fight to overcome cancer keeps her grounded.
Jennifer Johnson won the Mobile Bay LPGA Classic on Sunday for her first tour title, birdieing four of the final six holes for a one-stroke victory over Jessica Korda and Pornagong Phatlum.
The scores are low this week in Mobile, where the Crossings Course delivers all kinds of Southern comforts for LPGA players.
The Player of the Year race in college women’s golf will go down to the wire this season. The candidates: USC freshman Annie Park and Stephanie Meadow, a junior at Alabama.
There are times in sports when the human spirit shows such resiliency. Just days after being diagnosed with cancer, Auburn head coach Kim Evans watched her Tigers advance to the NCAA Championship for the first time since 2010.
The Alabama Crimson Tide swept the East Regional at the Auburn University Club to advance to the NCAA Championships. The team won by eight shots. Stephanie Meadow shot a 13-under 203 total to claim her second consecutive individual title by six shots.