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Thursday, May 28, 2015
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.
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.
Monday, May 25, 2015
Emma Talley of Alabama wins NCAA women's individual golf title
  BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) – Emma Talley of Alabama won the NCAA women's individual golf championship Monday to become the fifth player to win the title and the U.S.
Alexander Levy among 16 to qualify for US Open in England qualifier
  SURREY, England (AP) – Alexander Levy of France had rounds of 66-67 to earn one of 11 spots in the U.S.
Andrea Politte promotes Deer Creek USA as place of honor for military
  To understand how one small woman, one big golf property and one giant dream fit together, you have to appreciate Andrea Politte's passion. You have to embrace her conviction.
How much is Chris Kirk's putter worth?
  After he won the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial on Sunday, Chris Kirk admitted he hadn't expected to prevail.
Sunday, May 24, 2015
What's in the winners' bags for the week of May 24, 2015
  What equipment did Chris Kirk and the week's other winners use to achieve victory?
Chris Kirk edges Jordan Spieth to win Crowne Plaza Invitational
  FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Chris Kirk was prepared to need a putt for a playoff at the Crowne Plaza Invitational Colonial. No extra holes were necessary Sunday for Kirk to get his fourth PGA Tour victory.
Byeong Hun An wins the BMW PGA Championship with record score
  VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) – Byeong Hun An shot a 7-under 65 to win the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth on Sunday with a tournament record total of 21 under.   The South Korean made five birdies and an e