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Thursday, May 28, 2015
Steven Bowditch shoots 62 to lead Byron Nelson, Spieth seven back
  IRVING, Texas (AP) — Steven Bowditch matched his career best with an 8-under 62 on Thursday in the AT&T Byron Nelson Championship, leaving Jordan Spieth seven strokes back in the Masters champion's hometown event.
Stacy Lewis looks for first 2015 win in ShopRite Classic title defense
  GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) – Stacy Lewis has three runner-up finishes in 10 starts this season on the LPGA Tour, the most stinging a playoff loss in the ANA Inspiration in the first major of the year.   "I
Snedeker peaking at perfect time?
IRVING, Texas -- Brandt Snedeker, a runner-up at last week's Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial, views this week's AT&T Byron Nelson as the next opportunity to improve his game -- rain or shine.
Stacy Lewis stays on course with help of four LPGA Hall of Famers
  Even with all her achievements as an amateur – a four-time all-American at Arkansas, the 2007 NCAA champion, and the first player to go 5-0 in the history of the Curtis Cup – Stacy Lewis found the LPGA Tour to be quite challenging after she joined in 2009.
Irish Open: Rory struggles to an 80
NEWCASTLE, Northern Ireland (AP) — Rory McIlroy can't seem to perform in front of a home crowd.
Husband, wife ace same hole
GRAND LEDGE, Mich. (AP) — A wife and husband from Michigan say they both got a hole-in-one in consecutive shots at the same hole.
Buffalo students go fore golf in their first taste of First Tee program
  BUFFALO, N.Y. – Alex Kubiniec, 14, didn't hesitate when asked to describe his golf game.
Morgan Pressel visits Lancaster CC ahead of U.S. Women's Open
  LANCASTER, Pa. – She's best known for becoming the youngest-ever winner of an LPGA major championship in 2007.   Eight years later, Morgan Pressel is still getting questions about her historic title.
Stanford women win NCAA championship
BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Mariah Stackhouse rallied to beat Hayley Davis in 19 holes to give Stanford its first NCAA women's golf title, 3-2 over Baylor on Wednesday in the match-play final.
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Masters champ Spieth returns 'home'
IRVING, Texas (AP) — Before he even got out of high school, Jordan Spieth had already made the cut as a teenage amateur at the Byron Nelson. Spieth missed his high school graduation ceremony after making the cut a second time.
Tiger Woods signs rights deal with Fathead
A merchandise deal between Fathead, Upper Deck and three prominent superstar athletes will finally allow golf fans to stick a life-size image of Tiger Woods on their walls. Or Michael Jordan. Or Wayne Gretzky. Since all three have ties to the sport.
Fix Head Alignment While Putting in 15 Seconds
Ensure your head is properly aligned over the golf ball when putting with this very simple drill from PGA Assistant Professional Ben Polland of Deepdale Golf Club in New York.
Brendon Todd could join elite company
IRVING, Texas -- Brendon Todd is looking to join some of golf's elite this week at the AT&T Byron Nelson. The reigning champion hopes to become only the fourth player in the tournament's history to defend his title.
Friends Spieth, Thomas paired at Nelson
IRVING, Texas -- Justin Thomas, one of the most successful members of this year's rookie class on the PGA Tour, envisions a successful debut at the AT&T Byron Nelson based on feedback from Tuesday's practice round.
Mountain lion tangles with flagstick at Arizona course
It can get wild on the golf course at times. And, by "wild" I mean you sometimes have close encounters with wildlife.
Baltusrol readying for '16 PGA Championship
ALLENTOWN, Pa. -- Genevieve Hecker, Willie Anderson, H. Chandler Egan, Margaret Curtis, Jerome D. Travers, George Von Elm, Tony Manero, Stanley E. Bishop, Ed Furgol, Jeff Quinney, Mickey Wright and Kathy Baker have something in common.
2015 AT&T Byron Nelson Championship: Five players to watch
The PGA Tour completes its Texas two step this week with a stop in Irving for the AT&T Byron Nelson Championship at TPC Four Seasons Resort.
Slammin' Sam Snead would have been 103 years old today
The most prolific winner in PGA Tour history, Sam Snead, would have been 103 years old today.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Swing through history: Gary Wiren's golf collection tells game's story
  NORTH PALM BEACH, Fla. – Spaniard Miguel Angel Jimenez is sometimes referred to as the most interesting man in golf because of his facial resemblance to the actor in the Dos Equis "Stay thirsty" commercials.
Rory McIlroy imitates Miguel Angel Jimenez hole-in-one dance
On Saturday, Miguel Angel Jimenez set a new European Tour record with his 10th career hole-in-one.