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Sunday, March 22, 2015
Koepka withdraws at Bay Hill after dislocating rib
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Brooks Koepka withdrew from the Arnold Palmer Invitational after 11 holes Sunday because of a rib injury.
Gloves and golf go hand in hand
WATERLOO, Iowa -- Most current baseball fans know Ken "Hawk" Harrelson as the colorful color commentator for the Chicago White Sox. Harrelson was also an avid golfer who served as a platoon player with the Kansas City Athletics in 1963.
Saturday, March 21, 2015
Champions: Dawson leads by 1
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) -- Marco Dawson made a 15-foot par putt on the par-4 18th for a 5-under 67 and the second-round lead Saturday in the Champions Tour's Tucson Conquistadores Classic.
LPGA: Hyo Joo Kim leads Lewis by 2
PHOENIX (AP) — A couple of things stood out when Stacy Lewis glanced at a scoring monitor Saturday night at the JTBC Founders Cup.
Watch: Kevin Na puts on a short-game clinic at Bay Hill
While much of the attention Saturday at the Arnold Palmer Invitational was focused on Daniel Berger's amazing albatross -- and rightly so -- Kevin Na had two highlight-w
Stenson shoots 66, grabs two-shot lead
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Henrik Stenson of Sweden finished with another flourish at Bay Hill on Saturday and seized control of the Arnold Palmer Invitational.
WATCH: First albatross in API history
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Daniel Berger got into the record book at the Arnold Palmer Invitational with the first albatross in Bay Hill history, holing a 4-iron from 237 yards on the par-5 sixth hole Saturday.
Madeira Islands Open reduced to 36 holes
SANTO ANTONIO DA SERRA, Portugal (AP) — Bad weather on Saturday forced organizers to reduce the Madeira Islands Open to 36 holes for a second straight year.
Fans thrilled with golf's return to Tucson
There are still two full days and 36 holes of golf left before a winner is crowned at this weekend's Tucson Conquistadores Classic. But Friday it was clear there has already been one victor: Tucson professional golf.
Masters week a boon to area golf stores
Before Masters Tournament practice rounds begin, Masters-related business will have already hit local golf stores.
Whitley: Is Tour parity blessing or curse?
The PGA Tour has a problem and a blessing rolled into one growing issue. The latest proof is leading the Arnold Palmer Invitational.
Jerry Smith has ace, leads Tucson Conquistadores Classic
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Jerry Smith had a hole-in-one and shot a 7-under 65 on Friday to take the first-round lead in the Champions Tour's inaugural Tucson Conquistadores Classic.
Friday, March 20, 2015
Rain puts Madeira Islands Open back on hold
SANTO ANTONIO DA SERRA, Portugal (AP) — Bad weather disrupted the Madeira Islands Open for a second consecutive day on Friday as organizers were forced to suspend the first round again.
Jang leads Founders Cup as darkness halts play
PHOENIX (AP) — Everyone at the JTBC Founders Cup needed a good night of sleep.
Lewis shoots 64 to lead Founders Cup
PHOENIX (AP) — Stacy Lewis had seven birdies in a nine-hole stretch Friday morning to take the first-round lead in the LPGA Tour's JTBC Founders Cup.
Hoffmann stretches Palmer Invitational lead to 3
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Equipped with his first PGA Tour lead in 67 starts, Morgan Hoffmann played Friday like he wanted to keep it in the Arnold Palmer Invitational.
Watch: Keegan Bradley misses an ace by an inch
Keegan Bradley came oh-so-close to a hole-in-one Friday at the Arnold Palmer Invitational when his shot at the par-3 seventh hole first makes a beeline for the cup … and then puts on the brakes.
Course Review | Kiva Dunes Golf and Beach Club, Gulf Shores, Ala.
Located on a strip of land bordered by the Gulf of Mexico and Bon Secour Bay near Gulf Shores, Ala., Kiva Dunes Golf and Beach Club is the state's top-ranked course, according to Golfweek, and is near the top on almost every other list.
Watch: Georgia State men's golf team goes crazy over hoops win
Surely you don't need the reminder, but just in case -- March Madness is upon us. Thursday, Day 1 of the NCAA men's basketball tournament, was one of the most exciting in recent memory.
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Jesper Parnevik nursing sore back as he makes his Champions Tour debut
  TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Jesper Parnevik is making his Champions Tour debut this week in the inaugural Tucson Conquistadores Classic.