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Tuesday, July 07, 2015
Topsham golfer, 13, is youngest in Maine Amateur field
BRUNSWICK, Maine -- Wearing his Jordan Spieth golf cap, Caleb Manuel practiced his putting and chipping last week at the Brunswick Golf Club.
Scott Stallings suspended for three months for PGA Tour drug violation
  Scott Stallings has been suspended for three months for violating the PGA Tour's anti-doping policy, making him the third player to be sanctioned for performance-enhancing drugs since the policy was introduced to golf seven years ago.  
Sei Young Kim's caddie kicked out of U.S. Women's Open for photos
LANCASTER, Pa. – The USGA says the caddie for Sei Young Kim was removed from the U.S. Women's Open for taking photos of internal notes on the course setup.
Notebook: Three-time playoff loser Kevin Kisner in good company
  At least Kevin Kisner is in good company.   When he lost in a four-man playoff at the Greenbrier Classic, Kisner became the first player since Horton Smith in 1937 to lose three playoffs in one year.
Rory McIlroy not alone in golf in finding hazards off the golf course
  Rory McIlroy's ankle injury heading into the final two majors of the year raises questions about which hobbies star athletes should avoid.
How much is Danny Lee's driver worth?
  Two weeks ago at the Travelers Championship, Danny Lee got so fed up with his driver that he gave it to a fan – in the middle of the final round!
Statement: PGA Grand Slam of Golf
The PGA of America has released this statement concerning the 2015 PGA Grand Slam of Golf:
Fairway Bunker Instruction Made Easy
Hitting from a fairway bunker without the right approach can be a difficult golf shot. PGA Professional Billy Ore offers up some quick and easy instruction for keeping your positive round going.
Miguel Angel Jimenez: Most disinterested man in the world?
Miguel Angel Jimenez is jokingly referred to as golf's Most Interesting Man in the World, mainly because ... he is.
Monday, July 06, 2015
Jordan pledges to Zach's charity event
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- The easier decision Jordan Spieth could have made would have been this:
Tiger's bogey-free 67 'a great sign'
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. -- Tiger Woods was not the winner of the 2015 Greenbrier Classic. In your mind. In his mind, the week was a complete success. And he indeed was a winner.
Lee credits coach with resurgence
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W. Va. -- Danny Lee is the sixth player of Korean descent under the age of 30 to win on the PGA Tour in the last four years.
Why golf needs McIlroy and Spieth
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The picture said it all.
McIlroy ruptures ligament in ankle
LONDON (AP) -- Rory McIlroy was on crutches Monday with an ankle injury from playing soccer, leaving in doubt the prospects of golf's No. 1 player defending his British Open title next week at St. Andrews.
Sunday, July 05, 2015
Web.com: Ancer wins Nova Scotia Open
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) — Abraham Ancer won the Nova Scotia Open on Sunday for his first Web.com Tour title, beating Bronson Burgoon with a birdie on the first hole of a playoff.
Caddieing is in their family
ERIN, Wis. -- "Your line is that center bunker." That was the first of countless instructions from Janesville's Phil Quade as we stepped up to our first tee box at Erin Hills on a recent afternoon.
What's in the winners' bags for the week of July 5, 2015
  What equipment did Danny Lee and this week's other winners use?
Danny Lee wins Greenbrier playoff
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) -- Danny Lee parred the second hole of a four-man playoff to win The Greenbrier Classic on Sunday for his first PGA Tour victory.
Tour caddie performs double duty
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W. Va. -- When the Hulka's Overland Players Express (H.O.P.E.) rolled onto The Greenbrier grounds Monday morning, four players participating in The Greenbrier Classic stood waiting.
Wiesberger rallies to win French Open
PARIS (AP) -- Bernd Wiesberger of Austria came from three shots back to win the French Open on Sunday, making five birdies on the front nine to take command as overnight leader Jaco Van Zyl faltered.