YANGMEI, Taiwan (AP) -- Paced by a hole-in-one, defending champion Suzann Pettersen shot a 3-under 69 to take a five-stroke lead after the second round at the Sunrise Championship on Friday.
Notebook: U.S. Open qualifying far from over, with sectionals still to go
DUBLIN, Ohio – Matteo Manassero and Boo Weekley qualified for the U.S. Open by winning on separate tours. Manassero earned an exemption by winning the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth, while Weekley's win at Colonial moved him into the top 60 in the world.
29 May 2013 - 2:37pm - 0 Comments
Love joins Haas as assistant captain to Couples at 2013 Presidents Cup
DUBLIN, Ohio -- U.S. Presidents Cup Captain Fred Couples has tapped one of his best friends, Davis Love III, as one of his assistants for this fall's team competition at Muirfield Village. 
29 May 2013 - 2:06pm - 0 Comments
Weekly Golf Buzz: Senior PGA, NCAA golf finals, and Memorial Day Tribute
A memorable first time visit to the U.S., remembering the country's heroes through golf, and the nation's collegiate golf championships are all part of a special Weekly Golf Buzz.
29 May 2013 - 11:14am - 0 Comments
Davies, after years in Europe, might allow her name on Hall of Fame ballot
28 May 2013 - 11:02pm - 0 Comments
Arizona State leads NCAA finals by four shots after first stroke-play round
MILTON, Ga. -- Jon Rahm shot a 61 to help Arizona State take a four-stroke lead after the first round of the NCAA men's golf championship on Tuesday.  Rahm, who was one-stroke off the NCAA championship record, said he has never putted better. 
28 May 2013 - 10:19pm - 0 Comments
Woods to return to revamped Turkish Open, official event in November
BELEK, Turkey -- Tiger Woods is returning to Turkey in the fall to play a European Tour event, this time over 72 holes of stroke play.
27 May 2013 - 11:31pm - 0 Comments
Williams, top-ranked amateur, ready to lead Washington into NCAA finals
SEATTLE -- When Chris Williams found out he was the No. 1-ranked amateur golfer in the world, it came in the same way he's learned about many of the other accolades in his career. Someone else told him.
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Memorial to greet players and fans with renovated and expanded clubhouse
DUBLIN, Ohio -- Just a couple of weeks before the start of the 38th Memorial Tournament, Barbara Nicklaus was busy doing some interior – and exterior – decorating. 
27 May 2013 - 6:14pm - 0 Comments
Khan leads 12 into U.S. Open via English qualifier, Olazabal also in
SURREY, England -- Simon Khan put his playoff defeat in the BMW PGA Championship behind him to secure one of the 12 qualifying spots for the U.S. Open in a 36-hole sectional qualifier at Walton Heath Golf Club on Monday.
27 May 2013 - 5:46pm - 0 Comments
Lee wins inaugural Pure Silk Bahamas LPGA Classic by two shots over Cho
PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas -- The golf course flooded, and then was closed for two days. The only way to hold the Pure Silk Bahamas LPGA Classic was to use 12 holes over three rounds. No one played the par-5 18th hole in competition until Sunday.
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Putnam wins Mexico Championship by two shots over four runners-up
LEON, Mexico -- Michael Putnam won the Mexico Championship on Sunday for his second career Tour title, closing with a 6-under 66 for a two-stroke victory. 
26 May 2013 - 10:18pm - 0 Comments
Weekley wins Crowne Plaza by one, for first PGA Tour win in five years
FORT WORTH, Texas -- Boo Weekley was at the 13th hole during the final round of the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial before he finally glanced at a leaderboard -- and saw his name on the top. 
26 May 2013 - 8:04pm - 0 Comments
Idoki wins Senior PGA Championship in his first visit to United States
ST. LOUIS -- Kohki Idoki's eyes welled with tears as he putted for the Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid, and again in the interview room Sunday. Everything about his first appearance in the event, and first trip to the United States, was perfect. 
26 May 2013 - 6:33pm - 0 Comments
Manassero, at 20, wins BMW PGA Championship in three-man playoff
VIRGINIA WATER, England -- Italy's Matteo Manassero became the youngest champion in the 58-year history of the BMW PGA Championship on Sunday, beating England's Simon Khan with a birdie on the fourth hole of a playoff. 
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Prugh up by one at Mexico Championship heading to final day
LEON, Mexico – Weather again was a factor on Saturday at the Mexico Championship on the Tour, and the third round was suspended by darkness before it was completed with Alex Prugh holding a one-stroke lead over Whee Kim. Play is set to resume at 8:00 a.m.
26 May 2013 - 12:48am - 0 Comments
Moreno leads by one on shortened course at Pure Silk Bahamas Classic
PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas -- Paola Moreno is blocking out everything about this strange week except for the next shot.
26 May 2013 - 12:27am - 0 Comments
Perry takes two-shot lead after third round of Senior PGA Championship
ST. LOUIS -- Kenny Perry has been here before, and been crushed by disappointment. Whatever happens in the final round of the Senior PGA Championship, he plans on leaving with his head held high. 
25 May 2013 - 10:12pm - 0 Comments
Kuchar keeps lead at Crowne Plaza after extra-long Saturday at Colonial
FORT WORTH, Texas -- Matt Kuchar made a 12-foot birdie putt at the 16th hole, the same place where his long Saturday at Colonial began, and led four players by a stroke after three rounds. 
25 May 2013 - 7:09pm - 0 Comments
Canizares leads Westwood after third round of BMW PGA Championship
VIRGINIA WATER, England -- Lee Westwood shot a 67 Saturday to move into second place, a stroke behind Alejandro Canizares, after three rounds of the third round of the BMW PGA Championship.
25 May 2013 - 3:40pm - 0 Comments