Brooke Henderson, the No. 1 player in the World Amateur Golf Ranking, announced Thursday she’ll forego college to turn professional. Henderson is the latest young female athlete to sign on with IMG.
After quietly moving up the college women's golf rankings this fall, Kent State now looks for a spark to close out tournaments.
Here are Julie Williams' midseason grades for the 2014 fall college women's golf season.
Alison Lee hit both ends of the emotional spectrum on Sunday after declaring her professional status at the end of LPGA Q-School.
Sociology degree in hand – from Princeton, no less – Kelly Shon arrived at LPGA Q-School for the second time this year with some perspective
Minjee Lee, 18, struggled Saturday to name an experience as stereotypically stressful as what she faces this week at LPGA Q-School final stage.
The U.S. Golf Association has revealed that Robin Burke will captain the U.S. team at the 2016 Curtis Cup. Burke will lead the Americans as they try to retain the cup at Dun Laoghair Golf Club near Dublin, Ireland.
The biggest winner so far in the AJGA’s Polo Golf Junior Classic fell Thursday at the hand of Matthew Wolff. In fact Wolff, of Agoura Hills, Calif., prevailed after perhaps the toughest round of matches yet.
Given Thursday’s conditions at the Australian Golf Club in Sydney, Jordan Spieth wasn’t expecting much in the first round of the Australian Open.
Sam Horsfield didn’t have to play past the 14th hole in either of his two matches Wednesday at the Polo Golf Junior Classic. Horsfield claimed a pair of 6-and-4 victories to move to the quarterfinals.
Sam Horsfield secured the top spot on the match-play bracket Tuesday with his first-place finish after two rounds of stroke play at the AJGA’s Polo Golf Junior Classic.
The race for the ANNIKA Award is on again this season. The following players made the first edition of the ANNIKA Watch List.
With more than half of his college career behind him, Corey Stamper needed some inspiration. He found it at the NCCGA Fall National Championship.
Adam Scott climbed the leaderboard Friday at the Australian Masters, but remains six shots off the lead set by fellow Aussie Michael Wright at Metropolitan Golf Club in Melbourne.
Rory McIlroy returned to competitive golf on Thursday with a 6-under 66 that gave him a share of the DP World Tour Championship lead. McIlroy hadn’t teed it up for six weeks, but showed little rust.
Adam Scott opened the Australian Masters on Thursday with a 1-over 73, a rough start that left him six shots off the lead. Scott is looking for a third consecutive victory at the event.
Call Charlie Busbee the senior-amateur tour version of Vijay Singh. Busbee is a self-proclaimed range rat, who enjoys time spent grooving his swing in practice.
The American Junior Golf Association has reached a point of sustainability in its pace-of-play enforcement.
Christina Kim maintained her lead Friday at the Lorena Ochoa Invitational with a second-round 69. The 30-year-old Kim stands at 10-under 134 through 36 holes at Club de Golf Mexico in Mexico City and leads Paula Creamer by one shot.
The earlier junior golfers begin making verbal commitments to colleges, the less surprises there are by the time National Signing Day rolls around late in the fall. In the class of 2015, Megan Khang is one of few surprises – rather, one of few holdouts.
At the end of a fall season during which South Carolina won twice, several aspects of this team qualify it for a top-tier position in women’s golf.
It took five holes of sudden death, but Mi Hyang Lee finally won her first LPGA title.
Morgan Pressel hasn’t won on the LPGA tour since 2008. On Friday, she made a step toward breaking that streak in Shima, Japan.
Sebastian Cappelen, 24, needed a little help to make it into this week’s Sanderson Farms Championship. Once in the field, Cappelen is making the most of his first PGA Tour start.
For Washington, an 11-shot victory Tuesday in a field of Pac-12 teams proved that a No. 1 ranking is well-deserved. At the Nanea Pac-12 Preview in Nanea, Hawaii, the Huskies played like the team to beat.
Texas A&M’s lineup is young, but at the Jim West Challenge, that didn’t matter. On the shoulders of freshman Maddie Szeryk, Texas A&M claimed victory Monday to close its fall season.
Camden Backel, 17, earned a spot Monday in the Sanderson Farms Championship after advancing from an eight-man playoff.
Marcos Montenegro, of Buenos Aires, Argentina, prevailed at the Golfweek International Junior Invitational after battling an uncharacteristic arctic blast for Florida.
On a day when just about everything went right for Alexander Levy, the Frenchman posted a 9-under 63 and separated himself at the top of the BMW Masters leaderboard.
Inbee Park grew her lead to four shots Saturday during the third round of the LPGA Taiwan Championship. In windy conditions, Park was able to post a 3-under 69 that moved her to 21 under after 54 holes at Miramar Golf and Country Club.
One of TPC Sawgrass’ most visual holes is undergoing a reshaping. The closing gauntlet remains intact, but the large live oak that stands just off No. 6 tee – the one with a low-hanging branch that prevents any tee shot that rises too quickly – is being removed.
Alexander Levy is trying to win his second title in China and third European Tour victory for the season. The Frenchman started that effort Thursday with a 7-under 65 for a one-shot lead at the BMW Masters.
Inbee Park, who returned to the No. 1 spot in the Rolex Ranking at the start of the week, birdied five of her final seven holes Thursday to climb to a share of the first-round lead at the LPGA Taiwan Championship.
Something about Briggs Ranch Golf Course must suit LSU’s eye. The Tigers dove to 23 under through 54 holes at the Alamo Invitational played at Briggs Ranch, and earned its first team title of the season.
Despite the backlash former PGA of America president Ted Bishop has received from social-media comments directed at Ian Poulter, Bishop's daughters paint a different picture of him
South Africa’s Lee-Anne Pace held on for a rain-shortened victory Monday morning at the Blue Bay LPGA. It’s Pace’s first LPGA title, and her second victory in the past nine days.
Despite the experience that defines Wake Forest’s small roster, not one player in the lineup at the Landfall Tradition had hoisted a trophy in her career as a Demon Deacon. That changed Sunday in Wilmington, N.C.
Rain continues to plague the Blue Bay LPGA on Hainan Island, China, to the point that the tournament will stretch into Monday.
Antonio Murdaca became the first Australian winner of the Asia-Pacific Amateur on Sunday, and will reap the benefits on the other side of the world in April.
Brady Exber claimed the Stocker Cup title on Friday, but not before meeting Herbie Aikens in sudden death.
Antonio Murdaca hit the gas Saturday at the Asia-Pacific Amateur, and will take an eight-shot lead into the final round at Royal Melbourne Golf Club’s Composite Course.
At Royal Melbourne Golf Club, a handful of Australians are taking advantage of having the Asia-Pacific Amateur move south to their homeland. Two Aussies lead the field, and five more are T-11 or better.
Todd Sinnott of Australia leads the Asia-Pacific Amateur after a calculated 5-under 67 on Thursday at Royal Melbourne’s Composite Course in Melbourne, Australia.
A coveted invitation to the Masters is on the table this week for the game’s best amateurs, but it’s a world away from Augusta National’s groomed fairways.
Jason Dufner, who has been sidelined from competitive golf with a neck injury, will make his comeback at the ISPS Handa Perth International on Oct. 23. Dufner hasn’t played competitively since August.
Texas-Tyler rallied to win the women's title Tuesday at the Golfweek Division III Fall Invitational while the Patriots shared the men's title with Methodist.
Behind George Toone's 3-under 68, Texas-Tyler posted a second-round 4-over 288, and at 7 over for two rounds, leads Methodist by one.
Barely two weeks after returning from a team trip to Australia, Washington won its own Edean Ihlanfeldt and took Golfweek's top ranking.
Cory Howard, a Florida native, is back at Sandestin for the Golfweek Division III Invitational, where he has seen success for LaGrange in years past.
Washington-St. Louis head coach Sean Curtis says senior Olivia Lugar is like an extra coach for the Bears. They're leading the Golfweek Division III Fall Invitational.