Clemson's Corbin Mills became the first qualifying medalist to win the U.S. Amateur Public Links in 11 years, holing a 5-foot par putt on the 37th hole Saturday to finish off UNLV's Derek Ernst.
Rory's monster drive
Rory's monster drive
10 Jul 2014 - 11:02am - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy crushes 436-yard drive at Scottish Open
Links golf is sometimes referred to as a ground game. And, based on the bounces, understandably so. If you really, really crush a drive that finds the fairway, it can be like pounding a drive on a tarmac.
10 Jul 2014 - 10:31am - 0 Comments
Lefty's cart-path shot
Lefty's cart-path shot
10 Jul 2014 - 8:59am - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson makes birdie from a cart path at Scottish Open
Some might argue that the degree of difficulty of a shot from a cart path isn't all that bad. I'm not one of those people.
10 Jul 2014 - 8:21am - 0 Comments
Scotty Cameron opens retail space where golfers can get custom fit for putters
Scotty Cameron's putters have been among the most popular in golf for almost two decades now, but getting custom fit by Cameron and his team has been an experience generally limited to tour players.  
10 Jul 2014 - 12:36am - 0 Comments
James Nitties wins mustache contest with hilarious, frightening creation
James Nitties didn't just enter the annual Mustache Madness contest at the Utah Championship this week. He went all in.   Nitties – who also won the title in 2012 – faced off against 13 of his fellow Tour challengers.
9 Jul 2014 - 8:06pm - 0 Comments
Bernhard Langer and Kenny Perry favored heading into U.S. Senior Open
EDMOND, Okla. – Colin Montgomerie has been impressed with Bernhard Langer's success.    The 56-year-old German has three victories this season and won the most recent event, the Constellation Senior Players Championship.
9 Jul 2014 - 7:09pm - 0 Comments
Johnson and McGirt tied at John Deere
Zach Johnson had two late bogeys Friday, but still ended the second round sharing the lead with William McGirt. They're a stroke ahead of Steven Bowditch, Johnson Wagner and Brian Harman.
9 Jul 2014 - 6:30pm - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth returns to John Deere Classic, site of PGA Tour breakout
SILVIS, Ill. – Jordan Spieth's remarkable rise on the PGA Tour began with a spectacular bunker save at the John Deere Classic last year.    Now Spieth has returned to the Quad Cities to defend the title that helped launch his
9 Jul 2014 - 6:19pm - 0 Comments
Reno-Tahoe Open lands title sponsor in Barracuda Networks
Reno-Tahoe Open lands title sponsor in Barracuda Networks
9 Jul 2014 - 5:55pm - 0 Comments
Reno-Tahoe Open lands title sponsor in California's Barracuda Networks
RENO, Nev. – The Reno-Tahoe Open has landed a new title sponsor and is changing its name to the Barracuda Championship under a four-year, multimillion-dollar deal with California-based Barracuda Networks Inc., tournament and PGA Tour officials announced Wednesday.
9 Jul 2014 - 5:52pm - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson looks to hone his links game in Scottish Open title defense
ABERDEEN, Scotland – From Darren Clarke in 2011 to Phil Mickelson in 2013, the last three winners of the British Open have honed their links-course game at the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open a week earlier.    So perhaps
9 Jul 2014 - 4:54pm - 0 Comments
Michelle Wie goes for major encore at Ricoh Women's British Open
SOUTHPORT, England – As much as Michelle Wie prefers to look forward, this is one week when it's tempting to get caught up in the past.    That could include her recent tour of New York as the U.S.
9 Jul 2014 - 3:13pm - 0 Comments
Jesper Parnevik breaks rib in freak Segway accident
We've all heard of strange sports injuries. Stuff like a pitcher breaking a rib sneezing. A golfer cutting himself while intending to cut a bagel. A kicker in the NFL blowing out a knee after celebrating a successful field goal... the list goes on.
9 Jul 2014 - 10:53am - 0 Comments
Five players to watch at TPC Deere Run
The Open Championship is next week, but that doesn't mean that this week's John Deere Classic is short on PGA Tour stars. Our T.J. Auclair offers up a list of five player's you'll want to keep an eye on at TPC Deere Run.
9 Jul 2014 - 9:48am - 0 Comments
Five players to watch at the 2014 John Deere Classic
The PGA Tour is in Silvis, Ill., this week for the John Deere Classic at TPC Deere Run.
9 Jul 2014 - 9:41am - 0 Comments
Wie and Lewis have become friends linked by their love of golf
Stacy Lewis and Michelle Wie have vastly different backgrounds, but are 1-2 on the LPGA money list and are leading an American resurgence in women's golf. More important to them, they've become great friends.
8 Jul 2014 - 7:51pm - 0 Comments
Michelle Wie and Stacy Lewis have become friends linked by love of golf
SOUTHPORT, England – The friendly matches in South Florida can involve as many as eight players, with teams decided by drawing names from a hat.    Michelle Wie would seem to be a great pick, except for the timing. 
8 Jul 2014 - 7:34pm - 0 Comments
Wilson brings back its classic Staff 8802 putter
Wilson Golf is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year – you might have noticed Ricky Barnes, Padraig Harrington and Kevin Streelman using golf bags styled like the classic Wilson Staff bags that players like Sam Snead and Gene Sarazen used back when the company dominated the golf
8 Jul 2014 - 7:03pm - 0 Comments