The Masters

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Two weeks before the Masters begins, Jordan Spieth is looking forward to it being over.
2017 Masters Tournament field list
The 2017 Masters Tournament will be contested at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., April 6-9, 2017, where England's Danny Willett will return as the defending champion.
20 Mar 2017 - 8:34pm - 0 Comments
Masters Tournament changes policy for Par 3 contest, practice round eligibility
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Already the smallest field among majors, the Masters is shrinking the field for the Par 3 Contest.
13 Mar 2017 - 2:21pm - 0 Comments
Masters Tournament: Does early-year success lead to a green jacket?
As we enter the home stretch of tournaments leading up to the Masters Tournament in April, there will be a lot of talk about how a win could jumpstart a player and give them the momentum needed to capture the green jacket.
22 Feb 2017 - 12:32pm - 0 Comments
Planning your trip to Augusta for the Masters
So you've won the ticket lottery and you're headed to Augusta, Ga., this April for the 2017 Masters Tournament. First off, congratulations! You are in for a bucket-list experience.
15 Feb 2017 - 11:28am - 0 Comments
Danny Willett struggling to rediscover game before Masters defense
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — Danny Willett has 2½ months to rediscover his game before making a pressure-filled return to Augusta National as the defending Masters champion. Odds are that won't be long enough.
20 Jan 2017 - 2:43pm - 0 Comments
Golf writer gets to play Augusta National; goal is to conquer No. 12
  AUGUSTA, Ga. – Call me Charlie Bucket.   Or I guess you could call me Augustus Gloop, given the rate at which I consumed Masters Club sandwiches over the last week at Augusta National.  
12 Apr 2016 - 10:52am - 0 Comments
Jacksonville State golf program joyous after Willett wins Masters
  CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – The number of Americans rooting for England's Danny Willett to defeat talented Texan Jordan Spieth in Sunday's final round of the Masters was minuscule.   So minuscule, in fact, that
12 Apr 2016 - 9:08am - 0 Comments
This one will hurt, says Jordan Spieth after Masters lead slips away
  AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) – Golf has seen bigger collapses.
10 Apr 2016 - 10:18pm - 0 Comments
Danny Willett wins Masters after Jordan Spieth's shocking stumble
10 Apr 2016 - 8:26pm - 0 Comments
Lee Westwood and Dustin Johnson buoyed by strong Masters showings
10 Apr 2016 - 8:13pm - 0 Comments
Danny Willett leads strong showing by Englishmen at the Masters
  AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) – Well done, Englishmen.   Sheffield's Danny Willett on Sunday joined three-time winner Nick Faldo as the only Englishmen to capture a Masters championship.
10 Apr 2016 - 7:36pm - 0 Comments
Louis Oosthuizen's ricochet ace caps off day of holes-in-one on No. 16
10 Apr 2016 - 6:55pm - 0 Comments
Running news updates from the 2016 Masters
  AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) – The latest on Sunday's final round of play at the Masters.
10 Apr 2016 - 6:34pm - 0 Comments
Lee Westwood chips in for eagle on 15
What's that they always say? The Masters doesn't start until the back nine on Sunday. You think? Jordan Spieth opened a big door with a bogey-bogey-quadruple bogey start to his back nine... Lee Westwood wasted no time taking advantage.
10 Apr 2016 - 6:02pm - 0 Comments
Louis Oosthuizen banks in final round's third ace
Obviously every hole-in-one is an exceptional shot. But, this one by Louis Oosthuizen, might just be the coolest one we've ever seen.
10 Apr 2016 - 5:29pm - 0 Comments
U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Davis Love III aces par-3 16th at Augusta National
Just minutes after Shane Lowry recorded the 16th hole-in-one at Augusta National's par-3 in Masters history, 51-year-old Davis Love III -- the 2016 U.S. Ryder Cup Captain -- canned No. 17 with a 7-iron from 181 yards. Here it is:
10 Apr 2016 - 3:37pm - 0 Comments
Billy Horschel holes out for eagle at No. 8
The Golf Gods owed one to Billy Horschel. During Saturday's third round of the Masters, Horschel was the victim of one of the game's cruelest rules.
10 Apr 2016 - 3:20pm - 0 Comments
Ireland's Shane Lowry scores hole-in-one on Augusta National's par-3 16th
The green at the par-3 16th hole at Augusta National isn't an easy one. So, if you have the chance to avoid using the putter, take it. That's what Ireland's Shane Lowry just did in the final round of the Masters.
10 Apr 2016 - 3:10pm - 0 Comments
French amateur shows Tiger-like touch on Augusta National's par-3 16th hole
Romain Langasque, a French amateur golfer who made the cut in his first Masters, had an incredible bounce-back round on Sunday. Following a disappointing 11-over 83 in a brutal third round, Langasque fired a 4-under 68 -- 15 shots better -- on Sunday.
10 Apr 2016 - 2:06pm - 0 Comments