Arrow-right Camera

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper

Thursday, January 17, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Fog 36° Fog


Everything tagged

Sort by:

Stories tagged: golf

Stewart Leads Pga Buick

Defending champ Carolyn Hill fires 36-35—71 in the first round of McCall’s Classic. Photo by Associated Press

Goydos Leads Pga Buick

Paul Goydos shot 7-under-par 65 after a 6-hour rain delay for a one-shot lead over Jeff Sluman and J.P. Hayes in the first round of the PGA’s Buick Open at …

Regulars Share Pro-Junior Lead

Their names appear regularly on the leaderboard at Washington Trust Bank Pro-Am golf tournaments, and they were there again Monday in the Pro-Junior at Indian Canyon. Mark Gardner, the pro …

Iverson Edges Field

Becky Iverson won the Friendly’s Classic in Agawam, Mass., shooting a 2-under-par 70 for a two-stroke margin over Kelly Robbins and Helen Alfredsson. Tracy Hanson of Rathdrum, Idaho, finished four …

Bingham Takes City Title

Dick Bingham of the Spokane Country Club shot a 5-over-par 77 at the Creek at Qualchan on Sunday to win the 1995 Spokane City Amateur Championship with a three-day total …

Irwin Opens Five-Shot Lead At The Ameritech Senior Open

Hale Irwin, seeking his first victory on the Senior PGA Tour, shot a 9-under-par 63 on Saturday to take a five-shot lead after the second round of the Ameritech Senior …

Hanson Closes In

Beck Iverson shot a 9-under-par 63 to take the second-round lead in the LPGA Friendly’s Classic in Agawam, Mass. Iverson, who broke her previous tour best by four strokes, had …

Big Putt, Small Lead

Brian Barnes rolled in a 90-foot birdie putt at the final hole for a 5-under 67 and a one-stroke lead in the British Seniors Open in Portrush, Northern Island. American …

Daly’s Parents Prove To Be Long Drivers, Too

John Daly was headed for a four-hole playoff with Costantino Rocca for the British Open title when a thunderstorm hit the Dardanelle area. Power went out at the home of …

Sports People

The University of Kentucky has granted basketball forward Rodrick Rhodes his release. It has been reported Rhodes had made an official visit to the University of Southern California. Rhodes, a …

Nicklaus Sets Sights On Open In 2000

It’s the end of a British Open era, said Jack Nicklaus. His era. After playing in every British Open since 1962, Nicklaus said his streak is over. He isn’t coming …

Kerdyk Cruises To Win

Tracy Kerdyk started quickly, then held steady for her first LPGA tour victory, winning the Big Apple Classic by four strokes in New Rochelle, N.Y. Kerdyk, a member of the …

Daly Finally Adds Patience To His Talent

Just when it seemed as if Constantino Rocca, left, had gained the upper hand, John Daly won in a playoff. Photo by Associated Press

It’s A Wild, Wild, Wild, Wild Win Daly Uses New Resolve To Claim British Open

1. A wild and wooly victory in the British Open has American golfer John Daly all pumped up. Photo by Associated Press 2. John Daly earns a victory kiss from …

Campbell Bolts Into Open Lead

Corey Pavin par for course.

Time, Palmer Move On Fans, Peers Offer Thanks To Man Who Made Open Big

1. Palmer strides off 18th green. 2. Arnold Palmer crosses the Swilken Bridge during his final round in a British Open. He show 75 to finish 14-over-par. Photos by Associated …

Big Three Gear Up For Open But Norman, Price And Faldo Are Shaky Favorites At British

Nick Price, left, and Greg Norman get in a British Open practice round. Photo by Associated Press

Cheap Seats


Mallon Saw Open Hopes Close Down On Fourth Hole

Meg Mallon won’t soon forget the fourth hole at the Broadmoor East - the “never-ending hole,” as she called it. Her triple-bogey there likely cost her the U.S. Women’s Open …

Tryba Holds Off Charge To Escape With First Pga Tournament Win


Sorenstam Survives The Open Swede Withstands Shaky Finish To Capture U.S. Women’s Open


Whisman Finds A Way Defending Champ Uses Late Flurry, Playoff To Eclipse Carey And Reclaim Rosauers Title

Greg Whisman tries to explain how he rallied from five strokes down to win. Photo by Kristy MacDonald/The Spokesman-Review

Expectant Mom Delivers Minus 2

Dawn Coe-Jones is among the leaders. Photo by Associated Press

Wild Ride At Women’s Open Unknown Briles-Hinton Leads; Cast Of Characters Follows

Another booming drive from Laura Davies” can’t vault her onto the leaderboard. She shot 35-37-72. Photo by Associated Press

Spokane Seeks To Lure Senior Citizens Regular Tour Stop Possible If Seattle Can’t Locate Sponsor

It’s clear that organizers of the Pro Classic, while working hard to promote this year’s Labor Day golf event at MeadowWood, continue to focus beyond that and well into the …

Long Laura Vows She Won’t Back Off At U.S. Women’s Open

Patty Sheehan begins defense today of her title at the venerable Broadmoor East course - the longest layout in U.S. Women’s Open history at 6,398 yards. The Broadmoor plays shorter …

Mayfair Wins By A Stroke

Billy Mayfair broke a five-player logjam by making a birdie on the 18th hole to win the Western Open golf tournament in Lemont, Ill. by one stroke. Mayfair’s second career …

Combs Wins Lilac Needs Every Bit Of His Five-Stroke Lead To Hold Back Fast-Charging Mack Jr.

The perch was wobbly and nearly broke but the eagle landed. Michael Combs used two eagles and a putt of “a million feet” in the dark Sunday evening to win …

Despite Marsh’s 63, Hill Still On Top At Senior Classic


Combs Leaves Field Lost In Lilac Rough

1. Mike Combs searches for ball in brush along left side of par-5 fifth green … Photos by Dan McComb/The Spokesman-Review 2… . and blasts out …