PGA Tour

Reigning NCAA champion Scott Langley of Illinois and University of Georgia star Russell Henley shared the distinction of top amateur at the U.S. Open. Each finished 8-over 292 and in a tie for 16th. They combined for the best finish by amateurs since Spencer Levin tied for 14th in 2003.
Woods has a personal stake in World Challenge, making it serious business
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. -- Tiger Woods started his World Challenge in 1999 as a chance to bring together top players from around the world for a tournament that amounted to a holiday exhibition to raise money for his foundation.
3 Dec 2012 - 6:06pm - 0 Comments
Bowditch leads PGA Tour Q-School after fifth round out of six in finals
LA QUINTA, Calif. -- Australia's Steven Bowditch shot an 8-under 64 on Sunday on PGA West's Jack Nicklaus Tournament Course to take a one-stroke lead after the fifth round of the PGA Tour qualifying tournament.
2 Dec 2012 - 7:32pm - 0 Comments
McDowell wins World Challenge by two, ending two-year winless drought
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. -- Graeme McDowell could think of no better way to head home for a 10-week holiday that to win for the first time in two years. And he couldn't have found a better place to end the drought than Sherwood Country Club.
2 Dec 2012 - 6:34pm - 0 Comments
Lee roars to two-shot lead in fourth round of PGA Tour Q-School final
LA QUINTA, Calif. -- South Korea's Dong-hwan Lee shot an 8-under 64 on Saturday on PGA West's Stadium Course to take a two-stroke lead after the fourth round of the PGA Tour qualifying tournament.
1 Dec 2012 - 7:39pm - 0 Comments
McDowell holds onto two-shot lead after third round at World Challenge
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. -- Graeme McDowell rolled in two long putts early in the round Saturday and ran his streak to 29 holes without a bogey on his way to a 4-under 68 and a two-shot lead over Keegan Bradley going into the final round of the World Challenge.
1 Dec 2012 - 6:35pm - 0 Comments
Kim leads PGA Tour Q-School at half way point, Karlsson into second
LA QUINTA, Calif. -- South Korea's Meen Whee Kim shot a 5-under 67 on Friday on PGA West's Jack Nicklaus Tournament Course to maintain a one-stroke lead after the third round of the PGA Tour qualifying tournament.
30 Nov 2012 - 7:11pm - 0 Comments
McDowell leads World Challenge by three, thanks to three early birdies
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. -- Graeme McDowell has done a lot right this year, except for win. He now has one last chance to fix that.
30 Nov 2012 - 6:58pm - 0 Comments
AT&T to take over as title sponsor of Byron Nelson, portending big changes
DALLAS -- The Byron Nelson Championship is getting a new title sponsor, but the sponsorship deal is only one part of what is potentially a history-making day for golf in the Dallas area.
30 Nov 2012 - 5:32pm - 0 Comments
Kim leads PGA Tour Q-School after second round, Taylor alone in second
LA QUINTA, Calif. -- Meen Whee Kim shot a 9-under 63 on Thursday on PGA West's Stadium Course to take a one-stroke lead after the second round of the PGA Tour Q-School finals.
29 Nov 2012 - 7:55pm - 0 Comments
Watney takes two-shot lead at World Challenge, putting talk all the rage
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. -- Sure enough, putting was all the rage Thursday in the World Challenge.
29 Nov 2012 - 7:40pm - 0 Comments
LeBrun leads PGA Tour Q-School by one stroke after first of six rounds
LA QUINTA, Calif. -- Steve LeBrun shot an 8-under 64 on Wednesday on PGA West's Stadium Course to take the first-round lead in the PGA Tour qualifying tournament.
28 Nov 2012 - 8:10pm - 0 Comments
Woods won't join European Tour, still focused on winning more majors
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. -- Tiger Woods says he won't be joining the European Tour.
27 Nov 2012 - 7:41pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: McIlroy dropping hints as to how his reduced schedule will look
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. -- Rory McIlroy will cut back on the number of tournaments he plays next year, and while he didn't want to say which ones he will skip, he offered a few clues.
27 Nov 2012 - 7:18pm - 0 Comments
Stricker says losing Ryder Cup was biggest disappointment of pro career
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. -- Steve Stricker had a harder time getting over the Ryder Cup than any other disappointment he has faced in 24 years as a pro, including those dark years when he lost his PGA Tour card.
27 Nov 2012 - 6:59pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Life very tough for players not among elite group on LPGA Tour
NAPLES, Fla. -- Inbee Park won the LPGA Tour money title on Sunday at the CME Group Titleholders, list and was the only player to crack $2 million. The LPGA had 11 players earn at least $1 million, up from eight players a year ago.
20 Nov 2012 - 6:56pm - 0 Comments
Kaymer to join PGA Tour next year, joining four other international stars
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- Martin Kaymer of Germany is the latest European star to join the PGA Tour. Kaymer has been eligible to become a U.S. tour member since he won the PGA Championship at Whistling Straits in 2010.
20 Nov 2012 - 2:47pm - 0 Comments
Jimenez and Donald rise in world ranking after big weekend victories
HONG KONG -- Miguel Angel Jimenez celebrated becoming the European Tour's oldest-ever winner on Sunday -- after a week that could have seen him fall outside the world's top 100 for the first time in nine years.
19 Nov 2012 - 6:06pm - 0 Comments
Westwood to keep Kerr as permanent caddie as Foster rehabs injured knee
LONDON -- Lee Westwood has decided not to use his longtime caddie Billy Foster next season as the fourth-ranked golfer looks to end his long wait for an elusive major title.
16 Nov 2012 - 12:33pm - 0 Comments
PGA Tour Notebook: Lyle, surviving leukemia, hopes to play again in 2014
MELBOURNE, Australia -- Jarrod Lyle says he has some hopes of returning to the PGA Tour in 2014 if he continues his current recovery from a second battle with leukemia.
13 Nov 2012 - 4:17pm - 0 Comments