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FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Billy Horschel was playing in a charity golf tournament a day after winning the Byron Nelson when his wife asked him to read a personal message she was ready to post on social media.
U.S. Open: 5 players who suffered major heartaches
OAKMONT, Pa. (AP) — Tom Lehman placed both hands over his cap in disbelief when his shot into the 17th green at Congressional bounded off the side of the green and into the water in 1997, ending his hopes at a U.S. Open he never won.
14 Jun 2016 - 9:35am - 0 Comments
U.S. Open: Oakmont requires crash course ahead of toughest test in golf
OAKMONT, Pa. (AP) — Sam Parks Jr. rates among the most unlikely winners in U.S. Open history, especially compared with the Hall of Fame list of champions at Oakmont.
13 Jun 2016 - 9:54am - 0 Comments
The 5 best U.S. Opens played at Oakmont Country Club
OAKMONT, Pa. (AP) — Oakmont has hosted the U.S. Open more than any other golf course, and there's a reason.
13 Jun 2016 - 9:10am - 0 Comments
Aaron Wise, NCAA golf champ, earns U.S. Open spot
The secret to Aaron Wise's memorable last week of golf dominance starts in the mirror.
7 Jun 2016 - 3:38pm - 0 Comments
Bryson DeChambeau, David Toms among U.S. Open qualifiers
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Carlos Ortiz of Mexico found his game at just the right time Monday and qualified for his first major at the U.S. Open.
7 Jun 2016 - 10:12am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods to write book on 1997 Masters
NEW YORK (AP) — Tiger Woods is getting back to work — as an author. Woods is writing his second book, which will look back on his historic victory in the 1997 Masters, when he broke 20 records and became the first player of black heritage to win a major championship.
7 Jun 2016 - 9:25am - 0 Comments
Stewart Cink takes leave from PGA Tour after wife's cancer diagnosis
  PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Veteran PGA Tour player and 2009 Open Champion Stewart Cink is taking an indefinite leave of absence after his wife Lisa was diagnosed with breast cancer.   Cink, a six-time PGA Tour win
3 May 2016 - 11:09pm - 0 Comments
Pinehurst PGA Professional playing Wells Fargo in honor of fallen friend
When PGA Professional Kelly Mitchum prepares to tee off in Thursday's first round of the Wells Fargo Championship at Charlotte's Quail Hollow Club, he'll hear his name announced -- but he'll have Mike Townsend in his thoughts.
3 May 2016 - 3:42pm - 0 Comments
Young stars come to Jack Nicklaus for advice, and he happily helps out
  Justin Thomas could sense his expectations getting higher and his game going nowhere.   He was coming off a strong rookie year in 2015, contending a half-dozen times before breaking through for his first PGA Tour victory in Malaysia la
19 Apr 2016 - 4:52pm - 0 Comments
Ben Crane helps high school boy get date to prom at RBC Heritage
  HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. – Hilton Head Christian Academy senior Matt Lehman led his girlfriend down to the driving range at Harbour Town Golf Links on Thursday and the couple posted up in front of the bleachers.  
14 Apr 2016 - 7:00pm - 0 Comments
Herman wins Houston Open to get into the Masters
HUMBLE, Texas — Jim Herman delivered a masterful performance at just the right time Sunday in the Shell Houston Open.
3 Apr 2016 - 11:23pm - 0 Comments
Herman, Lovemark tied after 54 holes at Shell Houston Open
HOUSTON, Texas -- Jim Herman and Jamie Lovemark, two players who have never won a PGA Tour event or played in the Masters, shared the lead going into the final round of the Houston Open. A win Sunday and they get to tee off at Augusta National next week.
2 Apr 2016 - 7:20pm - 0 Comments
A high golf IQ: Jordan Spieth scores with plenty of smarts
Jordan Spieth was on the right side of the fairway at Albany Golf Club in the Bahamas, trying to figure out his next shot.
2 Apr 2016 - 4:42pm - 0 Comments
Charley Hoffman leads Jamie Lovemark by a shot in Houston
  HOUSTON (AP) – Charley Hoffman had a 2-under 70 for a one-shot lead over Jamie Lovemark at the Shell Houston Open on Friday.   Lovemark is a former NCAA champion seeking his first PGA Tour title after having his
1 Apr 2016 - 9:47pm - 0 Comments
Charley Hoffman leads Houston Open, Jordan Spieth three back
  HOUSTON (AP) – Charley Hoffman birdied half the holes on the Golf Club of Houston course Thursday and had just a single bogey to shoot an 8-under-par 64 and take the first-round lead of the Shell Houston Open.  
31 Mar 2016 - 10:21pm - 0 Comments
Pro golf events this week | March 28-April 3, 2016
  PGA TOUR SHELL HOUSTON OPEN   Site: Humble, Texas. Schedule: Thursday-Sunday. Course: Golf Club of Houston. Purse: $6.8 million.
30 Mar 2016 - 1:09pm - 0 Comments
Galaxy of young stars makes up for Tiger Woods' absence at Masters
  The Masters is just a week away and the only role that Tiger Woods will play is guest at the annual Champions' Dinner.   As recently as last year, Woods missing golf's greatest major would have greatly diminished the tournament
30 Mar 2016 - 9:00am - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods Foundation to take over PGA Tour event at Riviera
  Tiger Woods is going back to the PGA Tour event at Riviera for the first time since 2006.   The Tiger Woods Foundation will become the host organization that runs the tournament, which has Hyundai Motor America as the new title sponsor
29 Mar 2016 - 7:45pm - 0 Comments
Deployment to Kuwait can't stop devoted Bridgestone volunteer
AVON, Ohio -- Nearly a month ago, U.S. Army Major Tim Jenkins felt like Santa Claus as he passed out Bridgestone Invitational golf hats and towels to the game's fellow devotees at Camp Arifjan in Kuwait.
28 Mar 2016 - 12:04pm - 0 Comments