PGA Tour

LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Hudson Swafford won the fittingly named CareerBuilder Challenge on Sunday for his first PGA Tour title, following three straight birdies with a closing par for a one-stroke victory.
Romero leads Reno-Tahoe Open by one over Woodland after 36 holes
RENO, Nev. -- Andres Romero birdied his last four holes Friday to take the second-round lead in the Reno-Tahoe Open with 22 points in the modified Stableford scoring event on a Sierra Nevada layout that reminds him of the mountain courses in his native Argentina. 
2 Aug 2013 - 10:12pm - 0 Comments
Bridgestone Notebook: Woods shot a 59 in money match with O'Meara
AKRON, Ohio -- Maybe one reason Tiger Woods isn't that impressed by anyone shooting 59 is that he's already done it.  Granted, it was in a 1997 match with his good friend and fellow pro Mark O'Meara at Isleworth in Florida. 
2 Aug 2013 - 7:04pm - 0 Comments
Woods leads Bridgestone Invitational by seven after run at 59 ends with 61
AKRON, Ohio -- Tiger Woods had a shot at making history with a magical 59.  He swore he wasn't disappointed to come up short.  "Disappointed? Absolutely not," he said. 
2 Aug 2013 - 5:55pm - 0 Comments
Teater leads Reno-Tahoe Open by one point over Woodland and Driscoll
RENO, Nev. -- Josh Teater took the first-round lead Thursday in the Reno-Tahoe Open, scoring five points with an eagle on the par-5 eighth hole and finishing with a two-point birdie on the ninth in the modified Stableford event. 
1 Aug 2013 - 10:54pm - 0 Comments
Bridgestone Notebook: Mickelson not in right frame of mind in opener
AKRON, Ohio -- He was in the Buckeye State, but his head was still in Scotland. 
1 Aug 2013 - 6:53pm - 0 Comments
Simpson leads Bridgestone Invit'l after first round, Woods two shots back
AKRON, Ohio -- Webb Simpson, playing his first competitive round at Firestone Country Club, shot a 6-under 64 on Thursday to take a one-stroke lead in the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational.  It all came down to trust. 
1 Aug 2013 - 6:18pm - 0 Comments
Woods headlines WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, where elite field gathers
AKRON, Ohio -- In the dark, head-to-head, 11 shots clear of the pack, from rooftops and in every other conceivable way, Tiger Woods has dominated at Firestone Country Club.  He just says it makes him feel comfortable. 
31 Jul 2013 - 6:35pm - 0 Comments
2015 Presidents Cup headed for South Korea, on Nicklaus course in Incheon
AKRON, Ohio -- The 2015 Presidents Cup will be played at Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea in Incheon, South Korea, marking the second time in a row that a course designed by the 18-time major championship winner will host the competition. 
31 Jul 2013 - 6:10pm - 0 Comments
Love eager to return to high-altitude golf at Reno-Tahoe Open
RENO, Nev. -- Davis Love III says he'd rather be playing this week in the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational in Ohio. 
31 Jul 2013 - 5:37pm - 0 Comments
Mickelson, at Bridgestone Invitational, still pinching himself after Open win
AKRON, Ohio  -- Phil Mickelson has no doubt what will be most remembered from his career.  "It will always be the `04 Masters and showing off my Olympic jumping ability," he joked of his celebratory hop after winning the title. 
30 Jul 2013 - 8:14pm - 1 Comments
Price wants his team members to feel like winners as Presidents Cup nears
AKRON, Ohio -- Nick Price has circled the globe dozens of times as a professional golfer.  He's won three major championships among almost 50 tournament titles, enough to build a Hall of Fame career. 
30 Jul 2013 - 5:50pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: PGA Championship holds spots for winners of events this week
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- Despite closing with a 73 in the RBC Canadian Open, David Hearn earned just enough money to move up one spot on the PGA Championship points list to be first alternate. That might be all it takes to get into the field next week at Oak Hill. 
30 Jul 2013 - 4:54pm - 0 Comments
Oosthuizen will take two months out to rest and rehab series of injuries
JUPITER, Fla. -- Louis Oosthuizen will take two months away from golf to let a series of injuries heal. 
30 Jul 2013 - 4:40pm - 0 Comments
Mahan to skip WGC-Bridgestone Invitational to spend time at home
AKRON, Ohio -- Hunter Mahan has withdrawn from the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational to spend time at home with his newborn daughter. 
30 Jul 2013 - 4:34pm - 0 Comments
Snedeker wins RBC Canadian Open by three, second PGA Tour title of '13
OAKVILLE, Ontario -- Brandt Snedeker won the RBC Canadian Open on Sunday for his second PGA Tour title of the year, closing with 2-under 70 for a three-stroke victory. 
28 Jul 2013 - 6:11pm - 0 Comments
Snedeker leads RBC Canadian Open after Mahan's wife goes into labor
OAKVILLE, Ontario -- Brandt Snedeker was on seventh tee when he noticed something wasn't quite right.  He couldn't find Hunter Mahan's name at the top of the RBC Canadian Open leaderboard. 
27 Jul 2013 - 7:11pm - 0 Comments
Mahan, leading Canadian Open, pulls out as wife goes into labor at home
OAKVILLE, Ontario -- Tournament leader Hunter Mahan withdrew from the RBC Canadian Open on Saturday after his wife went into labor.  The 31-year-old American was at 13 under after 36 holes and had yet to tee off in the third round. 
27 Jul 2013 - 3:40pm - 0 Comments
Mahan leads RBC Canadian Open by two shots after three late birdies
OAKVILLE, Ontario -- Hunter Mahan birdied the final three holes Friday for an 8-under 64 and a two-stroke lead after the second round of the RBC Canadian Open. 
26 Jul 2013 - 7:16pm - 0 Comments
Steele leads RBC Canadian Open by one over Kuchar after first round
OAKVILLE, Ontario -- Brendan Steele topped the RBC Canadian Open leaderboard Thursday at 7-under 65, birdieing five of the first seven holes on his back nine at Glen Abbey. 
25 Jul 2013 - 7:35pm - 1 Comments