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Low scoring at Liberty National, just not for Tiger Woods

Liberty National was never so susceptible to low scoring as it was Thursday, and Tiger Woods could feel it. He just couldn’t do much about it. He shot 75 for …


UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 8, 2019

Jane Park, Anne van Dam, Mi Hyang Lee share lead at Ladies Scottish Open

Jane Park, Anne van Dam and Mi Hyang Lee took advantage of calm conditions in the opening round of the Ladies Scottish Open, shooting 8-under 63s to share the lead. …


UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 8, 2019

Troy Merritt ties course record for lead at Northern Trust

Troy Merritt took advantage of rain-softened Liberty National by tying the course record with a 9-under 62 to take a one-shot lead in The Northern Trust. Dustin Johnson ran off …


UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 4, 2019

J.T. Poston claims first PGA Tour victory at Wyndham Championship

J.T. Poston won the Wyndham Championship on Sunday for his first PGA Tour title, shooting an 8-under 62 for a one-stroke victory.


Hinako Shibuno holds off Lizette Salas to win Women’s British Open on debut

Hinako Shibuno of Japan finished with a birdie to win the Women’s British Open by one shot over Lizette Salas as she wrapped up a stunning major championship debut on …


UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 1, 2019

Byeong Hun An, Sungjae Im share lead at 62 after 1st round of Wyndham

Byeong Hun An and Sungjae Im each shot 8-under 62 to share the lead after one round at the Wyndham Championship. Mackenzie Hughes, Rory Sabbatini, Patrick Rodgers and Johnson Wagner …


UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 1, 2019

Ashleigh Buhai leads by 1 over Danielle Kang, Hinako Shibuno at Women’s British Open

Ashleigh Buhai of South Africa shot a 7-under 65 to take a one-stroke lead in the first round of the Women’s British Open. Buhai finished just ahead of Japan’s Hinako …


Golf capsules: Brooks Koepka wins in Memphis, claims regular-season points title

Brooks Koepka turned his final-round duel with Rory McIlroy into a runaway for his first World Golf Championships title and the PGA Tour’s season points championship.


A Grip on Sports: NFL training camps bring back memories of years gone by

A GRIP ON SPORTS • If you’ve lived in the Spokane area long enough, you remember when the Seahawks used to hold their preseason camp in Cheney. The weather was …


Jim Meehan: Age no handicap for Hangman Valley ladies-club members Virginia Danke, June Syverson

You can find the two nonagenarians hitting fairways, dropping putts and wowing playing partners most Wednesdays in the 9-hole ladies club at Hangman Valley.


UPDATED: Sat., July 27, 2019

Ex-MLB All-Star Mark Mulder runs away with The Showcase celebrity golf title

Golf, live music, a beer garden, food vendors and yard games helped provide an entertaining atmosphere for an event that’s raised over $13 million for Community Cancer Fund since its …


A Grip on Sports: Aptly named Showcase does that (and more) for the Inland Northwest

A GRIP ON SPORTS • The sunshine today matches our disposition. And in the spirit of being happy, bright and warm, we’re not going to mention any negative news. We’re …


UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019

Tom Hoge leads rain-delayed Barracuda Championship

Tom Hoge topped the Barracuda Championship leaderboard with 21 points when second-round play at Montreaux Golf and Country Club was suspended for the day after a long delay because of …


UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019

Star-studded field set to take on Coeur d’Alene Resort golf course at the Showcase celebrity tournament

The most valuable player of the Showcase celebrity golf tournament has been the money – over $13 million raised for the Community Cancer Fund.


UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019

Matthew Fitzpatrick shoots 6-under 64 to take Memphis lead

Matthew Fitzpatrick shot a 6-under 64 in the FedEx St. Jude Invitational to take a two-stroke lead into the weekend at the World Golf Championships event. The 24-year-old Englishman birdied …


UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019

Wes Short Jr. takes 1-shot lead at Senior British Open

Wes Short Jr. shot his second straight 3-under 67 to take a one-shot lead after two rounds of the Senior British Open. After an up-and-down second round at Royal Lytham …


UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019

Mi Hyang Lee has 1-shot lead at weather-hit Evian major

Taking advantage of an earlier start time to get ahead of bad weather, Mi Hyang Lee surged to a 4-under 67 to take a one-shot lead into the weekend at …


UPDATED: Thu., July 25, 2019

David Lingmerth leads in suspended 1st round of Barracuda

David Lingmerth had nine birdies to take the lead in the suspended first round of the Barracuda Championship, the PGA Tour’s lone modified Stableford scoring system event. The Swede had …


UPDATED: Thu., July 25, 2019

Jon Rahm matches tour low with 62 to open WGC event in Memphis

Jon Rahm matched his career low with an 8-under 62 in the FedEx St. Jude Invitational, taking advantage of nearly perfect greens to open a three-stroke lead in the World …


UPDATED: Thu., July 25, 2019

4 Americans lead Senior British Open

Americans Wes Short Jr., Scott Dunlap, Scott Parel and Ken Duke topped the Senior British Open leaderboard together with England’s Paul Broadhurst when first-round play was suspended due to fading …


Ryder Cup returning to Ireland, Adare Manor to host in 2026

The 2026 Ryder Cup will be played in Ireland, taking golf’s greatest team event to the home country of British Open champion Shane Lowry. European organizers say they picked Adare …


UPDATED: Thu., July 25, 2019

Paula Creamer leads Evian Championship with 1st-round 64

Paula Creamer shot a bogey-free 7-under 64 in the first round of the Evian Championship. Creamer won the 2010 U.S. Women’s Open by four strokes the last time she topped …


A Grip on Sports: There were quite a few tears of joy shed Sunday, from Ireland to Cooperstown to the Northwest

A GRIP ON SPORTS • There is a sense of normalcy returning to our tight little world of sports this morning. After all, the Mariners were blown out yesterday. And …


Jim Herman rides Trump’s putting advice to victory in Kentucky

Jim Herman rode President Donald Trump’s putting advice – and playing partner Kelly Kraft’s two late bogeys – to victory in the PGA Tour’s Barbasol Championship. Herman finished with a …


UPDATED: Mon., July 22, 2019

Scott Erdmann wins three-man playoff to capture Rosauers Open title

Scott Erdmann played the par-5 18th at Indian Canyon twice in the pro-am earlier in the week and four times during the Rosauers Open Invitational. His scores: eagle, birdie, birdie, …


UPDATED: Sun., July 21, 2019

Irishman Shane Lowry wins British Open in celebrated return to Emerald Isle

With stout nerves and a soft touch around the greens, Shane Lowry gave a sellout crowd what they wanted to see. He endured the worst weather of the week, held …


UPDATED: Sat., July 20, 2019

Jared Lambert surges into Rosauers Open lead with 6-under 65

Jared Lambert will tee off Sunday in the final group as the leader in a PGA Pacific Northwest Section major.


UPDATED: Sat., July 20, 2019

Helped by Trump’s putting advice, Jim Herman leads Barbasol

Helped by President Donald Trump’s putting advice, Jim Herman had two eagles in a 10-under 62 to maintain a one-stroke lead in the PGA Tour’s Barbasol Championship. Trump’s regular golf …


British Open notebook: Xander Schauffele goes after R&A for handling of failed driver test

Xander Schauffele accuses R&A of trying to ruin his image by not keeping private that his Callaway driver failed to conform to the limits of the trampoline effect. He says …


Challenge accepted: Tommy Fleetwood out to ruin Shane Lowry’s big day

Tommy Fleetwood is looking to prevent the biggest golfing party ever seen on the Emerald Isle from exploding into life at Royal Portrush on Sunday. Fleetwood is the only player …