PGA Tour

Rose knows what it takes to win a major
UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) — Justin Rose was a 17-year-old amateur with no expectations when he somehow found a way to compete on the final day in the British Open.
18 Jun 2015 - 12:52am - 0 Comments
Quirky field includes two North Dakotans
UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) — All that separated Tom Hoge and Josh Persons growing up was five years and a few miles, which wouldn't be so odd if their hometown was Dallas or Los Angeles or somewhere in Florida.
17 Jun 2015 - 11:48pm - 0 Comments
PGA Tour Notebook: Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy begin major rivalry
  UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) – Jack Nicklaus once pointed out that rivalries in golf don't always require going head-to-head as much as trading off victories in the majors.
17 Jun 2015 - 11:16pm - 0 Comments
Chambers Bay not a true links course
UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) — When Chambers Bay first opened, one of promotional tags for the course was the opportunity to play, "Pure Links Golf." It made perfect sense.
17 Jun 2015 - 11:04pm - 0 Comments
Barbara Nicklaus receives Bob Jones Award
TACOMA, Wash. -- The game of golf has given a lot to Barbara and Jack Nicklaus: money, fame, a platform to pursue their causes and dreams.
17 Jun 2015 - 3:56pm - 0 Comments
Tiger believes in his ability to win U.S. Open
UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. -- The property on which Chambers Bay golf course sits was once a rock quarry, a paper mill, an industrial center, a lumber yard, a railroad center, a sand and gravel mine.
17 Jun 2015 - 3:55pm - 0 Comments
Kaymer flying under the radar at Chambers Bay
UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) — Rarely has a two-time major winner and defending U.S. Open champion walked down a fairway in such as relative anonymity as Martin Kaymer did Tuesday afternoon at Chambers Bay.
17 Jun 2015 - 7:43am - 0 Comments
'Hammer Time' readies for U.S. Open test
UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) — He wasn't old enough to drive a car and could barely see over the steering wheel, anyway. The 15-year-old was devoted to golf, and even though he had never so much as entered a USGA event, he tried to qualify for the U.S.
17 Jun 2015 - 12:47am - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson remains motivated by his near-misses in U.S. Open
16 Jun 2015 - 11:53pm - 0 Comments
Rickie Fowler hoping Players victory will boost him to first major win
  UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) – Rickie Fowler knows the blueprint he would like to follow for the U.S.
16 Jun 2015 - 10:11pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy feels at home with No. 1 ranking and at Chambers Bay
  UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) – Rory McIlroy didn't fare so well the last time he played links golf.
16 Jun 2015 - 9:54pm - 0 Comments
Tuesday Notebook: Another award for the Nicklauses, this time Barbara
16 Jun 2015 - 8:17pm - 0 Comments
Figuring out how to play, and where to go, at Chambers Bay is challenge
16 Jun 2015 - 7:42pm - 0 Comments
Monday Notebook: Jason Day says Tiger Woods is close to being back
  UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) – Jason Day played yet another practice round with Tiger Woods on Monday at the U.S. Open.
15 Jun 2015 - 9:55pm - 0 Comments
Ryan Moore trying to get used to U.S. Open in his own backyard
  UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) – Ryan Moore drove to the golf course Monday morning to continue preparing for the U.S.
15 Jun 2015 - 8:55pm - 0 Comments
U.S. Open field has international flavor
UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. -- So you want to know the profile of the typical golfer at this week's U.S. Open at Chambers Bay? Good luck.
15 Jun 2015 - 3:17am - 0 Comments
U.S. Open at unfamiliar Chambers Bay a stern test for Tiger Woods
15 Jun 2015 - 12:00am - 0 Comments
Chambers Bay ready for world to see its unique layout at US Open
  UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) — For the students at the nearby high school, it was simply known as the "Sand Pit," the landmark two miles down the road where they would run as part of gym class.
14 Jun 2015 - 6:33pm - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth arrives at U.S. Open with life changed since Masters
  Jordan Spieth did not simply show up at the Academy of Country Music Awards in April. He announced one of the winners. Did Spieth just watch and cheer his Dallas Mavericks during the playoffs? Please. He got a personalized jersey at midcourt from owner Mark Cuban.
14 Jun 2015 - 11:24am - 0 Comments