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Humana Notebook: LAPD officer subbing as Brendan Steele's caddie
LA QUINTA, Calif. – Brendan Steele turned to former UC-Riverside teammate Will Farish for help at the Humana Challenge after caddie Sam Pinfold ran into visa problems.    Farish is a Los Angeles Police Department officer. 
15 Jan 2014 - 9:53pm - 0 Comments
Humana Challenge evolves into week of well-being with side of golf
LA QUINTA, Calif. – The perfect weather, mountain views and low scores remain.
15 Jan 2014 - 7:45pm - 0 Comments
Jam-packed late-season schedule has players altering their plans early on
HONOLULU – Brandt Snedeker is a walking billboard for his summer plans.    Proudly displayed on the front of his golf shirt is "Wyndham," which happens to be the title sponsor for the PGA Tour event in Greensboro, N.C.,
14 Jan 2014 - 7:41pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: How hard is it to tell apart Hudson Swafford and Harris English?
HONOLULU – A new season means new faces on the PGA Tour, such as Hudson Swafford.    Or was that Harris English?    The two former Georgia Bulldogs – and residents at Sea Island &ndas
14 Jan 2014 - 7:20pm - 0 Comments
Adam Scott taking six weeks off to relax and begin preparing for majors
HONOLULU – As badly as Adam Scott needs to get away from golf, he was in no rush to leave paradise.   Not long after the Masters champion wrapped up his final round at the Sony Open just 10 minutes away from the shores of Waikiki Beac
13 Jan 2014 - 5:07pm - 0 Comments
Jimmy Walker wins Sony Open with blistering final-round score of 63
HONOLULU -- Jimmy Walker went seven years and 187 tournaments before he finally won on the PGA Tour. Now he seems to have it figured out.
12 Jan 2014 - 10:05pm - 0 Comments
Kirk's third-round 65 at Sony Open gives him one-stroke advantage
HONOLULU -- A birdie on the final hole gave Chris Kirk a 5-under 65 and the outright lead in the Sony Open, and that's about it.
11 Jan 2014 - 8:01pm - 0 Comments
Brian Stuard grabs Sony Open lead with eagle on final hole of the day
HONOLULU -- Fans soaking up the sun along the shores of Oahu took home plenty of memories Friday in the Sony Open, the least of which was Brian Stuard atop the leaderboard with this fourth straight round of 65 at Waialae.
10 Jan 2014 - 10:15pm - 0 Comments
Adam Scott has real-life surfer dude Benji Weatherley filling in as caddie
HONOLULU – Benji Weatherley has been to Portugal and South Africa, to Hawaii and the south of France, just about everywhere a pro surfer would want to go.
9 Jan 2014 - 10:10pm - 0 Comments
Sang-Moon Bae leads Sony Open by one over Chris Kirk after first round
HONOLULU – Sang-Moon Bae got off to a great start in pristine conditions along the shores of Oahu.
9 Jan 2014 - 9:45pm - 0 Comments
Ryo Ishikawa and Hideki Matsuyama take different paths to PGA Tour
HONOLULU – Ryo Ishikawa and Hideki Matsuyama are separated by five months on earth, and five years in professional golf.    The two biggest Japanese golf stars are members of the PGA Tour this year.
9 Jan 2014 - 2:57pm - 0 Comments
Another year brings another banner crop of promising PGA Tour players
HONOLULU – John Peterson was in the 11th grade and thought no one his age could beat him.
8 Jan 2014 - 5:33pm - 0 Comments
Zach Johnson steadily piling up stats that place him among the game's best
HONOLULU – Zach Johnson plays good golf. He just doesn't like to hear about it.    A few years back, Tiger Woods was talking about a small group of players he considered to be good putters when he mentioned Johnson.
7 Jan 2014 - 9:35pm - 0 Comments
Woody Austin sticking to PGA Tour despite being eligible for Champions
HONOLULU – Woody Austin didn't make it to the PGA Tour until he was 30, and only then after a decade of playing mini-tours, working as a bank teller and even stocking shelves in a drug store.
7 Jan 2014 - 7:55pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Steve Williams begins transition into role as part-time caddie
HONOLULU – For the first time since the Colonial in 2011, Adam Scott will have a new caddie on the bag this week at the Sony Open.    No, Steve Williams is not ready to retire.    "He&
7 Jan 2014 - 7:43pm - 0 Comments
Zach Johnson wins Hyundai Tourn. of Champions by one over Spieth
KAPALUA, Hawaii – Zach Johnson is taking his place among the big boys in golf with two of the shortest clubs in his bag.    On a Plantation Course at
6 Jan 2014 - 8:33pm - 0 Comments
PGA Tour ponders expanding field at Hyundai Tournament of Champions
KAPALUA, Hawaii – The debate going on for years at Kapalua is whether bigger means better.    PGA Tour officials showed up on Maui equipped with research on how the winners-only field could be expanded for the Hyundai Tournament
6 Jan 2014 - 6:49pm - 0 Comments
Webb Simpson, Jordan Spieth, Dustin Johnson lead Tournament of Champions
Webb Simpson wanted to give his caddie something good to see on television. He delivered a 5-under 68 that gave Simpson a three-way tie for the lead with Dustin Johnson and Jordan Spieth going into the final round of the Tournament of Champions.
5 Jan 2014 - 10:03pm - 0 Comments
Zach Johnson has lead at Hyundai Tournament of Champions
KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) -- Zach Johnson wants to avoid three-putts and score better on the par 5s. He did neither Saturday at Kapalua, and still built a three-shot lead.
4 Jan 2014 - 7:51pm - 0 Comments