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By Doug Ferguson, Associated Press HOYLAKE, England (AP) -- Golf has been looking for the next big star the past five years, and Rory McIlroy is the most obvious candidate.
Charles Barkley's golf game hasn't improved
Well, golf was never Charles Barkley's sport. Playing at the American Century Championship this past weekend, Barkley finished the three-round tournament with a 98-over par, five shots worse than Hilary Knight for last place.
22 Jul 2014 - 12:12pm - 0 Comments
Angela Stanford crosses a big item off her bucket list
Angela Stanford is a good Texas girl and a die-hard Texas Rangers fan.
21 Jul 2014 - 11:42pm - 0 Comments
Defending champs McDaniel and Lee return to Junior PGA Championship
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – One of golf's major championships for juniors, the Junior PGA Championship is where many of the best in the world get their start.
21 Jul 2014 - 9:43pm - 0 Comments
Miramont CC in Texas to host 2014 and 2015 Junior PGA Championships
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – Miramont Country Club in Bryan, Texas, has been named the host site of the 2014 and 2015 Junior PGA Championships.
21 Jul 2014 - 9:40pm - 0 Comments
2014 PGA Junior Championship
2014 PGA JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP PRESENTED BY UNDER ARMOUR AND GENESIS NETWORKS Dates: July 29-Aug. 1, 2014 Site: Miramont Country Club in Bryan, Texas
21 Jul 2014 - 9:37pm - 0 Comments
Lydia Ko sets a money milestone, the latest of her amazing achievements
She got lost a little bit in the all the hoopla over Rory McIlroy's victory in the Open Championship, but Lydia Ko enjoyed quite a memorable day on Sunday as well.   The 17-year-old earn
21 Jul 2014 - 4:59pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy gets one quiet moment with the claret jug
As if Rory McIlroy's life wasn't hectic enough as it is, he'll no doubt be busier than ever after winning the Open Championship on Sunday.    Soon after his victory was final, he took a selfie with, it seems, as many people as he could find
21 Jul 2014 - 12:57am - 0 Comments
Mark Rypien wins American Century Championship celebrity tournament
STATELINE, Nev. – Mark Rypien beat out Jeremy Roenick and Annika Sorenstam to win the weather-delayed American Century Celebrity Golf Championship on Sunday.    Rypien took the title for the first time since winning the inaugural
20 Jul 2014 - 11:18pm - 0 Comments
Steve Wheatcroft wins Albertsons Boise Open on first hole of playoff
BOISE, Idaho – Steve Wheatcroft rolled in a 10-foot birdie putt on the first playoff hole to beat Steven Alker and win the Albertsons Boise Open on Sunday.    The pair battled back and forth at Hillcrest Country Club and were tie
20 Jul 2014 - 11:07pm - 0 Comments
Lydia Ko wins Marathon Classic with closing birdie, passes $1 million mark
SYLVANIA, Ohio – Now that she's officially a millionaire, Lydia Ko joked she'll have to keep a closer watch on where her paychecks go.    "I'll probably see that going into my mom's account," she said wi
20 Jul 2014 - 5:50pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy takes awesome selfie after winning Open Championship
It's become kind of a thing for winners of golf tournaments to take selfies with their trophies.
20 Jul 2014 - 5:43pm - 0 Comments
McIlroy wins Open Championship for third major
By Doug Ferguson Associated Press HOYLAKE, England (AP) -- Rory McIlroy had to work a little harder and sweat a little more. No matter. Just like his other two majors, this Open Championship was never really in doubt.
20 Jul 2014 - 2:21pm - 0 Comments
Actor Samuel L. Jackson took a selfie at the Open Championship
Via the official Twitter handle of the Open Championship (@The_Open), fans have been encouraged this week to submit their best "selfie" using the hashtag "#OpenSelfie."
20 Jul 2014 - 11:24am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods shoots 75 in final round of Open Championship
Making his first start in a major championship since the 2013 PGA Championship this week at the Open Championship after having recovered from back surgery, Tiger Woods got off to a promising start with a 3-under 69 Thursday.
20 Jul 2014 - 8:44am - 0 Comments
U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Tom Watson closes Open Championship with 4-under 68
Tom Watson, the 2014 U.S. Ryder Cup Captain, never ceases to amaze. In 2009, at the age of 59, he very nearly won the Open Championship for a sixth time, coming up just short in a playoff to Stewart Cink.
20 Jul 2014 - 8:00am - 0 Comments
Fumie Jo wins Women's Public Links, first player from China to win title
DUPONT, Wash. – Fumie (Alice) Jo never trailed in her 3-and-2 victory over Eun Jeong Seong to win the U.S.
20 Jul 2014 - 12:16am - 0 Comments
What Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler looked like way back when
Good buddies Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler have both been playing golf since they were tykes. They first squared off against each other in the 2007 Walker Cup, when they were 18, and now are frequent practice partners down in South Florida.
19 Jul 2014 - 11:39pm - 0 Comments
Steven Alker sets 54-hole scoring record to lead Albertsons Boise Open
BOISE, Idaho – Steven Alker of New Zealand shot a 6-under 65 to grab lead after the third round of the Web.com Tour's Albertsons Boise Open on Saturday.    Alker's 20-under 193 total broke the tournament record by two str
19 Jul 2014 - 10:37pm - 0 Comments
Jeremy Roenick leads American Century Championship after two days
STATELINE, Nev. – Former NHL star Jeremy Roenick shot a second-round 69 to take the lead after 36 holes and former LPGA Tour great Annika Sorenstam and Chad Pfeifer, who lost his left leg above the knee serving in Iraq, are among several players in contention in the Am
19 Jul 2014 - 10:32pm - 0 Comments