Stories tagged: golf
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 19, 2019, 6:52 p.m.
Justin Thomas was looking at a three-stroke lead at the CJ Cup at Nine Bridges with only one hole to play Saturday, which would have set him up nicely for …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 18, 2019, 10:48 p.m.
Justin Thomas shot a 9-under 63 Friday to take a two-stroke lead at the CJ Cup, putting himself in position to win his second PGA Tour event in South Korea …
Thu., Oct. 17, 2019, 8 a.m.
Jason Day’s attempt to impress International team captain Ernie Els for a spot at the Presidents Cup took a positive turn on Thursday when the Australian shot a 6-under 66 …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 17, 2019, 2:46 p.m.
Nasa Hataoka birdied three of the final six holes for a 5-under 67 and a share of the first-round lead with Amy Yang on Thursday in the Buick LPGA Shanghai, …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 15, 2019, 9:03 p.m.
Gary Woodland finished runner-up to Brooks Koepka in last year’s CJ Cup at Nine Bridges. He returns this year for the first of three PGA Tour events in Asia with …
Tue., Oct. 15, 2019, 11:18 a.m.
Steve Prater can recall only one time in more than 30 years as a PGA professional that he refused payment for a golf lesson. Lanto Griffin doesn’t know where he …
Tue., Oct. 15, 2019, 8:59 a.m.
Jordan Spieth returns from his longest break during a calendar year hopeful that a fresh start will end his longest drought.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 15, 2019, 8:03 a.m.
Tiger Woods is writing what he describes as his definitive story in a memoir titled “Back.” HarperCollins Publishers announced Tuesday it has acquired rights to the first memoir written by …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 12, 2019, 6:41 p.m.
Lanto Griffin recovered from a rain-delayed double-bogey finish to his second round earlier Saturday to post a 7-under-65 – the day’s best score – and secure a single-stroke lead through …
Mon., Oct. 7, 2019, 5 a.m.
“Our family goal, stated at all our meetings, has been to see Hill’s Resort stay in the family.”
Sun., Oct. 6, 2019, 7:19 p.m.
Kevin Na wins in Las Vegas when Patrick Cantlay three-putts in a playoff
Sat., Oct. 5, 2019, 10:14 p.m.
Kevin Na matched his career-low Saturday with a 10-under 61 to build a two-shot lead in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 5, 2019, 5:59 p.m.
Locally: Mead golfer Matt Jones participates in juniors event at PGA TOUR Champions stop at Pebble Beach
Jones, 17, had rounds of 4-under-par 67 at Poppy Hills Golf Course and 1-over 73 on the Pebble Beach Golf Links in the senior tour event that included 78 juniors …
Thu., Oct. 3, 2019, 7:59 p.m.
Nick Taylor had to scramble for par on his opening two holes Thursday, and then he couldn’t miss in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.
Tue., Oct. 1, 2019, 3:20 p.m.
The next Ryder Cup starts in 360 days, the perfect occasion for the opposing captains to meet Tuesday at Whistling Straits and share absolutely nothing. That’s not entirely true.
Tue., Oct. 1, 2019, 1:03 p.m.
What began as a group text in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian led to a simple question from Justin Leonard: What can we do?
Mon., Sept. 30, 2019, 2:55 p.m.
The MHSA Class AA State Golf Tournament scheduled for October 3-4 in Great Falls has been postponed.
Sun., Sept. 29, 2019, 7:53 p.m.
Sat., Sept. 28, 2019, 8:21 p.m.
Even as he bolted to the top of the leaderboard at the Safeway Open, Cameron Champ’s mind was elsewhere.
Wed., Sept. 25, 2019, 6:24 p.m.
Justin Thomas didn’t get much rest during the four weeks between seasons. The 2017 FedEx Cup champion helped raise money for hurricane victims in the Bahamas, spent two weeks recovering …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 24, 2019, 2:23 p.m.
Suzann Pettersen is now linked with Syd Easterbrook, an English golfer and little more than a footnote in Ryder Cup history.
Tue., Sept. 24, 2019, 8:05 a.m.
Kayli Lucas is headed to Pebble Beach to play in a PGA Tour Champions event, a dream week for a 17-year-old girl from Tennessee who knew nothing about golf until …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 22, 2019, 5:30 p.m.
Sebastian Munoz of Colombia made a 15-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole to force a playoff, and then beat Sungjae Im with a par on the first extra hole …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 22, 2019, 4:28 p.m.
Rocco Mediate birdied his last two holes for a 6-under 64 and won the Sanford International on Sunday when Ken Duke took double bogey on the final hole.
Sat., Sept. 21, 2019, 6:47 p.m.
Sebastian Munoz made a 15-foot birdie putt on the 17th hole to take the lead and saved par with a 7-foot putt at the end of his third round Saturday …
Tue., Sept. 17, 2019, 3:23 p.m.
Suzann Pettersen achieved one of the rarest feats in golf. The winning shot in the Solheim Cup? Yes, it starts there. That putt she made from just outside 6 feet …
Tue., Sept. 17, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
Viktor Hovland tied the PGA Tour record on Sunday at The Greenbrier with his 17th consecutive round in the 60s, closing with a 64 to tie for 10th. He matched …
Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 5:13 p.m.
Joaquin Niemann shot a 2-under 68 to take a two-stroke lead at the Greenbrier.
Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 4:47 p.m.
After a day of extraordinary comebacks, tense 18th-hole finishes, and some of the most brutal weather conditions in Solheim Cup history, still nothing can separate Europe and the United States …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 8:33 p.m.
Last fall, Kevin Chappell was at home recuperating from back surgery. On Friday in his first PGA Tour event since surgery, he had the 11th sub-60 round in tour history. …