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For the second consecutive year, Maureen 'Mo' Spada of Sunset Beach, N.C., recorded the most golf rounds played in the Carolinas by a female, according to Carolinas Golf Association records. And her 2016 total crushed her mark from 2015.
Move over, Chi Chi: Ha Na Jang is the new ninja swordfighter
Chi Chi Rodriguez has delighted us for years with his "bullfighting" swordplay after a particularly good putt.
7 Feb 2016 - 11:05am - 0 Comments
Watch: Oh, so close at Phoenix Open's 16th hole Saturday
Many of the more than 200,000 golf fans who packed TPC Scottsdale for Saturday's third round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open were looking for a reason to roar. And for the ones surrounding the par-3 16th, only a hole-in-one would do.
6 Feb 2016 - 4:55pm - 0 Comments
Watch: Matt Every's epic eagle hole-out from the desert
The rowdy fans surrounding the 16th hole get most of the attention at TPC Scottsdale, but the shot of the day Saturday during the third round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open may have come from the other side of the course.
6 Feb 2016 - 3:59pm - 0 Comments
Watch: Jack Maguire's ace at Phoenix Open
Playing in only his second PGA Tour event, Jack Maguire made his first ace. Hitting a 7-iron at the par-3, 192-yard 12th hole during Friday's second round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open, Maguire's shot ran true once it landed on the green.  
5 Feb 2016 - 3:54pm - 0 Comments
Justin Thomas breaks club on tree
Playing the par-5 15th hole at TPC Scottsdale in the second round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open on Friday, Justin Thomas found himself directly behind a tree for his second shot after a wayward drive.
5 Feb 2016 - 11:51am - 0 Comments
Reception at TPC Scottsdale's 16th not great for Bubba Watson
Bubba Watson, a runner-up in each of the last two years at the Waste Management Phoenix Open, banking over $1 million in those two starts, admitted earlier this week that -- well -- TPC Sc
5 Feb 2016 - 10:40am - 0 Comments
Harold Varner does Cam Newton "dab" after making long birdie putt at Phoenix Open
  No doubt Harold Varner III is focused on playing as well as he can in this, his rookie season on the PGA Tour.
4 Feb 2016 - 4:26pm - 0 Comments
That time Hank Aaron took a golf lesson from a PGA Professional
What's worse than fawning over a celebrity? Maybe not realizing you're meeting one in the first place.
4 Feb 2016 - 4:17pm - 0 Comments
Rare putter on display at British Golf Museum
A rare putter created by U.S.-based KRONOS Golf Founder Phillip Lapuz is now on display at the British Golf Museum in St. Andrews, Scotland.
4 Feb 2016 - 1:17pm - 0 Comments
Robot named "Eldrick" aces 16th hole at TPC Scottsdale
Gary McCord, golf commentator for CBS, is a partial owner of a robot named, "Eldrick." Strange? Perhaps, but not if you've ever listened to anything McCord says.
4 Feb 2016 - 9:01am - 0 Comments
Star tight end Matt Heuerman passes on football scholarship to pursue golf
  Today is National Signing Day, when the nation's top high school football players officially decide where they'll be playing ball in college next fall.
3 Feb 2016 - 7:00pm - 0 Comments
Minnesota Wild players take selfie with alligator during golf game at Cancun
  Players around the National Hockey League are just getting back into game action after a nice, long break for the NHL All-Star Game.
3 Feb 2016 - 3:33pm - 0 Comments
2016 Waste Management Phoenix Open: Five players to watch
The biggest party in golf begins anew this week with the Waste Management Phoenix Open at fan-friendly TPC Scottsdale.
3 Feb 2016 - 9:00am - 0 Comments
Stewart Cink sinks a full-court putt at halftime of Georgia Tech basketball game
  Just the other day, we saw Stewart Cink show off his driving skills – as a chauffeur.
2 Feb 2016 - 11:23pm - 0 Comments
Snow covers Ryder Cup venue Hazeltine National Golf Club again
  Winter Storm Kayla is roaring across the middle of the United States today, creating blizzard conditions up north and spawning thunderstorms and even tornadoes down south.
2 Feb 2016 - 6:22pm - 0 Comments
New research study unveiled at 63rd PGA Merchandise Show explores corporate golf access for men and women
2 Feb 2016 - 11:06am - 0 Comments
Stewart Cink, chauffeur?
When Stewart Cink says he's going to show off his driving skills, he usually pulls a club out of the bag instead of the keys out of his pocket.
1 Feb 2016 - 3:05pm - 0 Comments
Ha Na Jang makes history on LPGA tour
Golf is hard. Making golf history? Even more difficult. South Korea's Ha Na Jang made some over the weekend at the Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic. Jang stepped up to the par-4 8th tee and this happened.  
31 Jan 2016 - 3:57pm - 0 Comments
Colt Knost makes crazy putt in the wind at Torrey Pines
It's hard enough to make a 2 at the par-3 No. 3 at Torrey Pines when the weather is calm. Add in the flagstick-bending wind gusts and driving rain and the task seems improbable. Enter Colt Knost.   
31 Jan 2016 - 12:31pm - 0 Comments