News Archive

  • Sunday, April 13, 2014
  • After three brilliant days, Jordan Spieth finally falters at Masters

    By Paul Newberry, Associated Press AUGUSTA, Ga. – As the errant shots began to pile up, Jordan Spieth swung his club angrily and spewed out his frustration for everyone to hear.  "Dang it, Jordan!" he muttered while strolling down a fairway at Augusta...

  • Notebook: Older stars show age just a number at Masters

    By Mark Long, Associated Press AUGUSTA, Ga. – Miguel Angel Jimenez, Bernhard Langer and Fred Couples made the Masters one for the ages – the older ages for sure.  The 50-somethings were good early and late at Augusta National, providing the leaderboard with a little...

  • Masters champ Bubba Watson first to qualify for 2014 PGA Grand Slam of Golf

    For the second time in three years, Bubba Watson has earned himself a place in the field for the PGA Grand Slam of Golf at Port Royal GC in Bermuda by virtue of winning the Masters.

  • 2014 Masters fourth round

    Bubba Watson used his creativity and his remarkable shot-shaping ability to earn his second Masters title on Sunday. It was the sixth Masters victory for lefties in the last 12 played.  

  • Caroline Wozniacki dyes hair back to blonde at Masters

    By Mark Long, Associated Press AUGUSTA, Ga. – Caroline Wozniacki is back to blonde.  The Danish tennis star, who is engaged to golfer Roy McIlroy, showed up for the final round of the Masters on Sunday with her hair dyed to its typical blonde color.  Surely by coincidence,...

  • Larry Mize, after two fine days, unhappy with weekend play at Masters

    By Mark Long, Associated Press  AUGUSTA, Ga. – Larry Mize, the 1987 Masters champion, was the first one off the tee Sunday, and just like Rory McIlroy a day earlier, he played with amateur marker Jeff Knox.  The 55-year-old Mize shot a 7-over 79 for the second straight day and...

  • Saturday, April 12, 2014
  • Jordan Spieth, next big thing, still has some kid in him

    By Jim Litke, Associated Press AUGUSTA, Ga. – The kid talks to himself on the course. And not just a little.  Jordan Spieth has already been tabbed as golf's next big thing, and he did nothing to diminish that prospect Saturday with a second straight 70 at the Masters. When he goes...

  • Notebook: Adam Scott struggles with putter, six back

    By Mark Long, Associated Press AUGUSTA, Ga. – Adam Scott lost his touch on the treacherous greens at Augusta National.  Scott came up short with his long putter on Saturday, three-putting twice in the first four holes and tumbled down the leaderboard at the Masters.  Scott needed...

  • Bubba Watson still confident after tough Saturday at Masters

    By Paul Newberry, Associated Press AUGUSTA, Ga. – Bubba Watson would've preferred to play better, of course.  He's not complaining too much, though. Not when he has a share of the lead heading to the final round of the Masters.  Watson struggled to a 2-over 74 Saturday...

  • 2014 Masters third round

    By Doug Ferguson, Associated Press AUGUSTA, Ga. – Even without golf's biggest star, this suddenly is shaping up as a Masters for the ages.  Jordan Spieth, playing a brand of big-time golf that belies his 20 years, kept his cool amid the chaos of Saturday at Augusta...