Stories tagged: golf
Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 7:46 p.m.
Washington State golfer Derek Bayley takes second at state amateur
Washington State University senior Derek Bayley closed with a 2-under 69 Thursday at Tumble Creek in Cle Elum to finish second in the Washington State Men’s Amateur.
Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 5:34 p.m.
Kevin Kisner, Thorbjorn Olesen open with 67s on fast greens at PGA Championship
Jordan Spieth began his quest for the career Grand Slam by not making a putt longer than 5 feet. What helped was that Quail Hollow punished just about everyone at …
Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 6:49 p.m.
Washington State’s Derek Bayley in second place at Washington State Men’s Amateur
Washington State University senior Derek Bayley dropped into second place at the Washington State Men’s Amateur after a second-round 71 Wednesday at Tumble Creek in Cle Elum.
Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 2:13 p.m.
Jordan Spieth feeling relaxed as he chases history at Quail Hollow
Jordan Spieth already has shown a remarkable sense of the moment. Now he faces the grandest moment of all. By winning the PGA Championship, he can become the youngest player …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 11:50 a.m.
Prosecutor: Tiger Woods to plead guilty to reckless driving
A prosecutor says Tiger Woods has agreed to plead guilty to reckless driving and will enter a diversion program that will allow him to have his record wiped clean if …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 8, 2017, 7:36 p.m.
WSU’s Derek Bayley shares first place at Washington Men’s Amateur
Washington State University senior Derek Bayley shot a 5-under 67 Tuesday for a share of the first-round lead in the 91st Washington State Men’s Amateur.
Tue., Aug. 8, 2017, 7:25 p.m.
Attorney: Tiger Woods won’t attend impaired driving hearing
The attorney for Tiger Woods says the golfer will not attend his arraignment on a driving under the influence charge. Under court rules, Woods’ attorney can enter a not guilty …
Tue., Aug. 8, 2017, 7:11 p.m.
PGA to May, while PGA Tour mulls over its new schedule
The PGA Championship moving to May in 2019 will cause the biggest change to the golf schedule in more than a decade. Still to be determined is just how much. …
Tue., Aug. 8, 2017, 6:53 p.m.
Rory McIlroy feeling right at home at Quail Hollow for the PGA
Jordan Spieth is going for a career Grand Slam at the PGA Championship and doesn’t appear to have a care in the world. Rory McIlroy hasn’t won a major in …
Mon., Aug. 7, 2017, 7:50 p.m.
PGA Championship to move to May starting in 2019
Players are allowed to wear shorts during practice rounds at the PGA Championship. That won’t be necessary in two years when it moves to May.
Sun., Aug. 6, 2017, 8:42 p.m.
Chris Stroud wins Barracuda Championship on 2nd playoff hole
Chris Stroud ended more than a decade of futility on the PGA Tour with two of the most important shots of his career.
Sun., Aug. 6, 2017, 7:32 p.m.
Paul Goydos wins 3M Championship on first playoff hole
Paul Goydos birdied the first playoff hole Sunday to win the 3M Championship over Gene Sauers.
Sun., Aug. 6, 2017, 6:36 p.m.
I.K. Kim holds on to win Women’s British Open
I.K. Kim banished the haunting memory of missing a 14-inch putt to win a major and replaced it with the sweetest sensation.
Sun., Aug. 6, 2017, 6:32 p.m.
Hideki Matsuyama wins at Firestone with big finish
Hideki Matsuyama was along for the ride four years ago when he watched Tiger Woods tear apart Firestone Country Club on his way to a 61 in the second round, …
Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 8:13 p.m.
Greg Owen has 9 birdies, takes lead in Barracuda Championship
Greg Owen of England had nine birdies to take five-point third round lead of the Barracuda Championship. Owen had eight birdies and three pars on 11 holes before a double-bogey …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 4:55 p.m.
Paul Goydos shoots 60, part of 3-way tie at 3M Championship
Paul Goydos shot a tournament-record 60 and is tied with Kenny Perry and Gene Sauers after two rounds of the PGA Tour Champions’ 3M Championship. Goydos, who shot 59 at …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 4:54 p.m.
Thomas Pieters, Zach Johnson share lead at Bridgestone Invitational
Thomas Pieters ended a roller-coaster round with a 30-foot birdie putt for a 4-under 66 that gave him a share of the lead with Zach Johnson going into the final …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 12:52 p.m.
I.K. Kim builds a 6-shot lead in Women’s British Open
I.K. Kim answered the challenge with a 6-under 66 in the Women’s British Open to build a six-shot lead as she goes after her first major championship. Kim faced a …
Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 10:06 p.m.
Richy Werenski eagles No. 18 for 2-point lead in Reno
Richy Werenski birdied six holes and eagled No. 18 to take a two-point lead in the Barracuda Championship, the PGA Tour’s only modified Stableford scoring event. The 25-year-old American had …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 9:11 p.m.
Stephen Curry misses cut, still impresses golf’s best
Stephen Curry missed the cut Friday night against professional golfers one notch below the PGA Tour. But not before leaving some of golf’s best players impressed that a two-time MVP …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 5:13 p.m.
Jimmy Walker managing fatigue, builds 2-shot lead at Firestone
Jimmy Walker endured rain delays of nearly five hours and shot a 5-under 65 to build a two-shot lead going into the weekend at the Bridgestone Invitational. Walker finally saw …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 4:24 p.m.
Kenny Perry, Mike Goodes share lead after 1st round at TPC Twin Cities
Two-time tournament winner Kenny Perry shot a 7-under 65 to take a share of the lead after the first round of the PGA Tour Champions event just outside of Minneapolis-St. …
Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 12:39 p.m.
I.K. Kim handles bad weather to take British Open lead
I.K. Kim emerged from the cold and wet with a 4-under 68 to build a two-shot lead in the Women’s British Open going into the weekend. A two-time winner on …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 8 p.m.
John Huh has 1-point lead at Barracuda Championship
John Huh made his eighth birdie on his final hole to earn 15 points and take the first-round lead in the Barracuda Championship. Huh had a one-point lead over Stuart …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 8:09 p.m.
Stephen Curry heats up after slow start in pro golf debut
Stephen Curry shot a respectable 4-over 74 in his pro golf debut. The two-time NBA champion was given a sponsor’s exemption to a Web.com Tour event in the Bay Area. …
Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 12:53 p.m.
Michelle Wie takes in the views and the lead at Women’s British Open
Michelle Wie finishes with three straight birdies at Kingsbarns for an 8-under 64 and takes the lead in the Women’s British Open. Wie had a one-shot lead over I.K. Kim. …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 1:55 p.m.
Thomas Pieters takes 1-shot lead at Firestone
Thomas Pieters rolled in a 30-foot birdie putt on his final hole for a 5-under 65 that gave him a one-shot lead in the Bridgestone Invitational. Russell Knox had a …
Wed., Aug. 2, 2017, 2:23 p.m.
Rory McIlroy to use best friend as caddie for at least 2 weeks
Rory McIlroy says he got rid of a caddie so that he could keep a friend. McIlroy parted ways with J.P. Fitzgerald after the British Open and will use his …
Sun., July 30, 2017, 6:58 p.m.
Bernhard Langer wins Senior British Open for 10th major
Bernhard Langer won the Senior British Open on Sunday in rain and wind at Royal Porthcawl for his record-extending 10th senior major title and fifth in the last 10.
Sun., July 30, 2017, 6:48 p.m.
Mi Hyang Lee wins Ladies Scottish Open by one shot
Mi Hyang Lee took advantage of Hall of Famer Karrie Webb’s late double bogey to win the Ladies Scottish Open on Sunday for her second LPGA Tour title.