The Ice Bucket Challenge has taken the sports world by storm, and the latest superstars to get in on the action are Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy – together.
Gunn Yang was unflappable in holding off Corey Conners to win the 2014 U.S. Amateur title Sunday, overcoming a long weather delay for a 2-and-1 triumph at Atlanta Athletic Club.
Corey Conners ended the first 18 holes of the U.S. Amateur's 36-hole final match with a birdie, but will head to a hour-long break 1 down against Gunn Yang.
Gunn Yang's out-of-nowhere week continued on Saturday, as the San Diego State sophomore secured spots in the 2015 U.S. Open, 2015 Masters and in Sunday's final at the U.S. Amateur with a 19-hole victory over Frederick Wedel.
Gunn Yang birdied the par-4 10th hole – his 19th of the day – to punch the first ticket into Sunday's championship match at the 114th U.S. Amateur at the Atlanta Athletic Club. He'll face Corey Conners in the finale.
When Gunn Yang and Frederick Wedel tee off in the semifinals of the 114th U.S. Amateur on Saturday morning, they'll have more in common than meets the naked eye – including having their dads away from them for long periods of time.
Ranked No. 776 in the world, Gunn Yang was a heavy underdog in his Round-of-16 match against Ollie Schniederjans on Thursday at the U.S. Amateur. But that's why they play the matches.
Jon Rahm's time in the United States has been marked by a shaky start but an inspiring recovery as the Spaniard advanced to the Round of 32 Wednesday at the U.S. Amateur.
Check out the tee times and pairings for Thursday's Round of 32 at the U.S. Amateur.
Ending months of speculation on whether he'd be a captain's pick, Tiger Woods has withdrawn himself from consideration for the 2014 U.S. Ryder Cup team.