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SYDNEY (AP) — Jason Day and Jordan Spieth went in opposite directions Friday at the Australian Open.
USGA allows alternates to play practice rounds at Erin Hills
The best new golf balls for the 2017 golf season include new technologies, better materials, and advanced performance to help you feel more confident and lower your scores!
9 Jun 2017 - 11:38am - 0 Comments
Patrick Reed played Erin Hills from the 8,155-yard tips and shot a 70
The best new drivers for the 2017 golf season range from new technologies, better materials, and advanced performance to help you get off the tee longer and straighter this season.
8 Jun 2017 - 7:11pm - 0 Comments
A Wisconsin company created an Arnold Palmer tea and lemonade ice cream for the U.S. Open
The best new golf balls for the 2017 golf season include new technologies, better materials, and advanced performance to help you feel more confident and lower your scores!
8 Jun 2017 - 6:06pm - 0 Comments
Billy Horschel unintentionally breaks putter
We've all been there. You hit a solid putt that you just know is going in. And then, well... it doesn't go in. In a sense of "are you kidding me?" shock, you flip your putter in disbelief and then walk to the hole to tap it in.
8 Jun 2017 - 1:50pm - 0 Comments
US Open spot on the line to select few at St. Jude Classic
8 Jun 2017 - 12:56pm - 0 Comments
Bubba Watson video-bombs Steph Curry at NBA Finals Game 3
Bubba Watson and Jason Day were on hand -- court side -- for Game 3 of the NBA Finals Wednesday night in Cleveland. Both are huge fans of the NBA and Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry is a huge fan of golf and, it turns out, one heck of a player too.
8 Jun 2017 - 8:18am - 0 Comments
Dinosaur-sized alligator takes a stroll on South Carolina golf course
Lately it feels like alligators on golf courses are trying to one-up one another. Just when I think I've blogged about the biggest gator I've ever seen, BOOM, another sneaks up (as much as something that looks the size of an alligator can sneak up) and proves me wrong.
7 Jun 2017 - 1:56pm - 0 Comments
40 years after his historic round, Al Geiberger is still 'Mr. 59'
At this point, almost 40 years after he earned the nickname, "Mr. 59," Al Geiberger has the story down pat.
3 Jun 2017 - 1:45pm - 0 Comments
Watch Jason Dufner hole out for eagle during record-setting round
2013 PGA Champion Jason Dufner has flown a bit under the radar this season, but he has only missed two cuts in 14 events and has finished in the top 25 nine times.
2 Jun 2017 - 1:47pm - 0 Comments
Roberto De Vicenzo accepted his Masters scorecard error with grace
Roberto De Vicenzo was sitting in the corner of a sponsor’s tent at the 2009 Argentine Open, patiently awaiting his invited guest’s arrival.
2 Jun 2017 - 8:01am - 0 Comments
Jason Day wearing custom Cleveland Cavs shoes at Memorial Tournament
Australian Jason Day calls Columbus, Ohio home. It's where his wife, Ellie, is from. Having been in Ohio several years, Day has become an avid fan of the Buckeye State's sports teams -- particularly the Columbus Bluejackets and the Cleveland Cavaliers.
1 Jun 2017 - 12:49pm - 0 Comments
Oklahoma defeats Oregon to win NCAA golf championship
SUGAR GROVE, Ill. (AP) — Brad Dalke held off Sulman Raza to give Oklahoma its second NCAA golf championship, 3-1-1 over defending champion Oregon on Wednesday at Rich Harvest Farms.
1 Jun 2017 - 8:45am - 0 Comments
Marshall golfer was headed back to state, then did 'the right thing'
Her round was over and Kaylee Gossen of Marshall appeared a lock to get back to the high school golf state tournament.
1 Jun 2017 - 3:51am - 0 Comments
Andrew 'Beef' Johnston makes 3 eagles — including ace — to qualify for US Open
East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta has a glorious history and deep connection with its home city. Take a tour through its famous clubhouse and fairways to learn about the origins and impact of this iconic destination from PGA Professional and Director of Golf at East Lake, Chad Parker.
30 May 2017 - 5:04pm - 0 Comments
Wesley Bryan gives scouting report on US Open rough
The US Open is known for having lightning quick greens and super tough rough. But Wesley Bryan's early look at this year's course shows "super tough rough" has been taken to another level in some spots.
30 May 2017 - 3:45pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods on his recovery: 'I haven’t felt this good in years.'
Tiger Woods took to his blog Wednesday to post an update on his recovery process after his fourth back surgery — a spinal fusion.
24 May 2017 - 4:18pm - 0 Comments
Stanford's Maverick McNealy wins Ben Hogan Award as nation's best college golfer
It took three trips to Fort Worth to make it happen, but Stanford golfer Maverick McNealy finally heard his name called Monday as winner of the Ben Hogan Award.
23 May 2017 - 3:00pm - 0 Comments
Arizona State's Monica Vaughn wins NCAA women's golf title
SUGAR GROVE, Ill. (AP) — Monica Vaughn didn't know the score, and she might not have believed how the final hour unfolded Monday that enabled the Arizona State senior to capture the NCAA women's golf title.
23 May 2017 - 10:12am - 0 Comments
WATCH: Jason Day soars into lead with incredible chip in
Just when it looked as though Jason Day was in absolute jail after a wayward tee shot at the par-4 15th hole coming down the stretch at TPC Four Seasons on Sunday, he turned what looked like it would be at least a bogey into the most improbable birdie to take the lead late at the AT&T Byro
21 May 2017 - 5:52pm - 0 Comments