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Thursday, July 31, 2014
Ryder Cup vibe obvious in Bridgestone Invitational pairings
It's hard to watch the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational this afternoon and not think of the Ryder Cup, which is now just less than two months away. Why?
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Barracuda Championship brings new name and aggressive format to Reno
RENO, Nev. – The 16th edition of Reno's PGA Tour event has a new sponsor, a new name, no defending champ and a modified Stableford scoring format that encourages aggressive play up and down the edge of the Sierra Nevada.    D
Gordon Neale and Kristen Gillman lead after two rounds at Junior PGA
BRYAN, Texas – Kristen Gillman of Austin, Texas, extended her lead through 36 holes in the girls’ division, while Gordon Neale of Trabuco Canyon, California, grabbed the lead in the boys’ division on Wednesday at the 39th Junior PGA Championship presented by
2014 Junior PGA Championship third-round tee times
BRYAN, Texas – Here are the tee times for Thursday's third round:   GIRLS, 1ST TEE: 7:00 AM Abigail Cantwe
Tom Glavine gets special golf balls for Hall of Fame induction
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Tiger Woods looks to kick start run to extend season at Firestone
AKRON, Ohio – Tiger Woods finds out during the next two weeks if his season is over or just getting started.
The many faces of Rickie Fowler
They say we all have a doppelganger somewhere in the world. That is unless you're Rickie Fowler, in which case, you have quiet a few. 
WGC-Bridgestone Invitational: 5 to watch
The PGA Tour heads to Akron, Ohio, for the 38th tournament of the season and the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, the final event before the year’s last major.   It’s the last chance for the players to tune up for the PGA Championship, and the weat
Rory McIlroy ready to get back to work, focused on ending year strong
AKRON, Ohio – The claret jug is not out of sight. Rory McIlroy is just trying to get it out of his mind.    McIlroy had plenty of fun with golf's oldest trophy after his win in the British Open.
Ben Crane celebrates precious PGA Tour victory with one very big party
AKRON, Ohio – Ben Crane won the FedEx St. Jude Classic in June, his first victory in three years and the fifth of his PGA Tour career.    For all he knows, he might never win again.
PGA Tour Notebook: Rory McIlroy felt burned out, if only for a brief time
AKRON, Ohio – Not even Rory McIlroy was immune to burnout, though only briefly.    McIlroy spoke Tuesday about the time he won the Mullingar Scratch Cup when he was 16 and drove home with his dad feeling indifferent about it.&nbs
Rory McIlroy's British Open-winning golf ball up for auction
Rory McIlroy was obviously the big winner at the British Open, claiming his third major and a cool $1.67 million in prize money.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Kristen Gillman leads girls at Junior PGA Championship, four boys tied
BRYAN, Texas – Under benign weather conditions, Kristen Gillman of Austin, Texas, took the 18-hole lead in the girls’ division, while a group of four are tied in the boys’ division on Tuesday at the 39th Junior PGA Championship presented by Under Armour and G
2014 Junior PGA Championship second-round tee times
BRYAN, Texas – Here are the tee times for Wednesday's second round:   BOYS, 1ST TEE 7:00 a.m. Wes Artac, Kingwood, Texas Kendel Hodges, Temecula, Calif
Tiger Woods just one of many facing two huge weeks that'll shape season
AKRON, Ohio – The landmark at Firestone Country Club is among the most popular in America, a massive water tower in the shape of a golf ball on a tee.    Tiger Woods has reason to see only a big ATM machine. 
Junior PGA Champions to earn PGA Tour and LPGA Tour exemptions
BRYAN, Texas – In a two-year agreement announced today, the boys’ and girls’ division champions in both the 2014 and 2015 Junior PGA Championship presented by Under Armour and Genesis Networks will earn an exemption to compete on the PGA Tour and LPGA Tour, r
Monday, July 28, 2014
How to Overcome Intimidation
As a beginner golfer, playing on the golf course for the first time can be intimidating and make you somewhat fearful.  On the first tee, experienced eyes are watching your every move and who knows if you’re following the rules!
Nurture Your Junior Golfers' Love of the Game
Kids are amazing.  Their ability to learn new activities is really only limited to their interest level.  If they’re having fun doing something new, they will continue to pursue the learning process.  As soon as it becomes a chore they become “at risk” to put d
Happy first birthday to Zoe Mahan
The big story of the 2013 RBC Canadian Open came when Hunter Mahan – who was leading after 36 holes in Ontario – got news that his wife, Kandi, had gone into labor.
Junior PGA Championship Notebook: Field has players from far and wide
BRYAN, Texas – The 39th Junior PGA Championship presented by Under Armour and Genesis Networks, one of the nation’s premier events in junior golf, is making its first visit to the state of Texas.