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Nasa Hataoka holds slim 36-hole lead in Volvik Championship
VOLVIK CHAMPIONSHIP/BREAKING NEWS

Nasa Hataoka holds slim 36-hole lead in Volvik Championship

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — After losing in a playoff last weekend, Nasa Hataoka is making another bid for her first LPGA Tour victory. Hataoka shot a 4-under 68 on Friday, and the Japanese teenager led by one stroke over Minjee Lee after the sec...  »

Justin Rose leads Fort Worth Invitational by one shot after 64
FORT WORTH INVITATIONAL/BREAKING NEWS

Justin Rose leads Fort Worth Invitational by one shot after 64

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Justin Rose considered his first 15 holes in the second round at Colonial pretty flawless. The last three worked out OK, too, even the latter stretch included the only bogey for the leader of the Fort Worth Invitational. ...  »

Arizona wins a spine-tingling NCAA final match against Alabama
NCAA WOMEN'S CHAMPIONSHIP/FINAL RESULTS

Arizona wins a spine-tingling NCAA final match against Alabama

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP ) — Haley Moore beat Lakareber Abe with a  birdie on the first extra hole  Wednesday to give Arizona a 3-2 victory over Alabama in the NCAA women's golf championship. Three days after the Wildcats were one putt away fro...  »

Aaron Wise gets career-changing victory in AT&T Byron Nelson
AT&T BYRON NELSON/BREAKING NEWS

Aaron Wise gets career-changing victory in AT&T Byron Nelson

DALLAS (AP) — Aaron Wise strolled up the 18th fairway in the fading twilight, lifting his hat over his head a couple of times as the thinned-out crowd cheered what would soon be his first PGA Tour victory. The 21-year-old rookie pulled away f...  »

Ariya Jutanugarn wins LPGA Kingsmill Championship in playoff
KINGSMILL CHAMPIONSHIP/BREAKING NEWS

Ariya Jutanugarn wins LPGA Kingsmill Championship in playoff

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Ariya Jutanugarn arrived at Kingsmill Championship with no expectations, and it was a mind-set that paid off handsomely. The 22-year-old Thai star birdied the second hole of a playoff Sunday to win the LPGA Tour event...  »

Miguel Angel Jimenez wins Regions Tradition by three shots
REGIONS TRADITION/BREAKING NEWS

Miguel Angel Jimenez wins Regions Tradition by three shots

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Miguel Angel Jimenez finally got to light up a victory cigar after winning a senior major championship. Jimenez won the Regions Tradition on Sunday for his first PGA Tour Champions major title, closing with a 2-under 7...  »

Storm-wracked Kingsmill Championship shortened to 54 holes
KINGSMILL CHAMPIONSHIP/BREAKING NEWS

Storm-wracked Kingsmill Championship shortened to 54 holes

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. -- The LPGA Tour made the decision to shorten the 2018 Kingsmill Championship presented by GEICO to 54 holes. After continued storms in the area, round two was suspended for the day at 7:25 p.m. on Friday night and was sched...  »

Jimenez, Sauers tied for halfway lead in Regions Tradition
REGIONS TRADITION/BREAKING NEWS

Jimenez, Sauers tied for halfway lead in Regions Tradition

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Gene Sauers shot a 5-under 67 to move into a first-place tie with Miguel Angel Jimenez on Friday in the second round of the Regions Tradition, the first of five PGA Tour Champions majors. Jimenez and Sauers were at 11-...  »

In Gee Chun leads weather-delayed Kingsmill Championship
KINGSMILL CHAMPIONSHIP/BREAKING NEWS

In Gee Chun leads weather-delayed Kingsmill Championship

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — In Gee Chun shot a 5-under 66 on Friday to take the lead in the suspended second round of the LPGA Tour's Kingsmill Championship. Three-quarters of an inch of rain fell overnight on Kingsmill Resort's River Course, de...  »

Marc Leishman keeps AT&T Byron Nelson lead with record score
AT&T BYRON NELSON/BREAKING NEWS

Marc Leishman keeps AT&T Byron Nelson lead with record score

DALLAS (AP) — Marc Leishman followed the best round of his PGA Tour career with a 5-under 66 at the AT&T Byron Nelson on Friday, breaking the 36-hole tournament record previously shared by Tiger Woods. The Australian was at 15-under 127 for a...  »

Miguel Angel Jimenez ties course record, tops Regions Tradition
REGIONS TRADITION/BREAKING NEWS

Miguel Angel Jimenez ties course record, tops Regions Tradition

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Miguel Angel Jimenez matched the course record with an 8-under 64 on Thursday to take the first-round lead in the Regions Tradition, the first of the PGA Tour Champions' five major championships. Jimenez birdied the fi...  »

Jessica Korda part of five-way tie for lead at Kingsmill LPGA
KINGSMILL CHAMPIONSHIP/BREAKING NEWS

Jessica Korda part of five-way tie for lead at Kingsmill LPGA

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Annie Park turned a blistering stretch on the back nine into a mistake-free 6-under 65 and a share of the first-round lead on a crowded leaderboard Thursday at the Kingsmill Championship. Jessica Korda, Azahara Munoz,...  »

Marc Leishman fires opening 61 to lead AT&T Byron Nelson
AT&T BYRON NELSON/BREAKING NEWS

Marc Leishman fires opening 61 to lead AT&T Byron Nelson

DALLAS (AP) — Marc Leishman enjoyed the old home of the AT&T Byron Nelson as much as anyone, considering he made the last nine trips there and had one of the best scoring averages in tournament history. The Australian might take a liking to t...  »

Hawaii volcano poses potential threat to Mt. Mitchell GC owner
CAROLINAS GOLF/THURSDAY BLOG

Hawaii volcano poses potential threat to Mt. Mitchell GC owner

The volcano eruptions on the Big island of Hawaii may be 5,000 miles from North Carolina, but to Jim Floyd, owner of Mt. Mitchell Golf Club in Burnsville, N.C., the lava from Kilauea is much too close to home. Floyd and his wife own a house nea...  »

Jordan Spieth gets top billing as Byron Nelson changes venues
AT&T BYRON NELSON/TOURNAMENT PREVIEW

Jordan Spieth gets top billing as Byron Nelson changes venues

DALLAS (AP) — Jordan Spieth didn't try to sell his peers on joining him at a new links-style course for the 50th anniversary of his hometown AT&T Byron Nelson tournament. The three-time major winner says he was honest when asked over the past...  »

Strong finish lifts Macon Moye to N.C. Senior Amateur title
N.C. SENIOR AMATEUR/BREAKING NEWS

Strong finish lifts Macon Moye to N.C. Senior Amateur title

GREENSBORO, N.C. (May 16, 2018) -- Macon Moye  of Pinehurst held off an early charge from runner-up Harrison Rutter to win his first North Carolina Senior Amateur Championship on Wednesday at Starmount Forest Country Club. Moye's final sco...  »

Rich Weston scorches field for SCGA Senior Championship title
SCGA SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIP/BREAKING NEWS

Rich Weston scorches field for SCGA Senior Championship title

NINETY SIX, S.C. (May 16, 2018)— Rich Weston of Pawley’s Island shot a final-round 66 on Wednesday at The Patriot Golf Club for a tournament total of 14-under-par 130 to win the 2018 SCGA Senior Championship by a whopping nine shots. Weston’...  »

Nannette Hill tops U.S. Women's Open qualifier at Bermuda Run
U.S. WOMEN'S OPEN/SECTIONAL QUALIFYING

Nannette Hill tops U.S. Women's Open qualifier at Bermuda Run

ADVANCE, N.C. (May 15, 2018) -- Final results from Tuesday’s U.S. Women's Open Sectional Qualifying at Bermuda Run Country Club's East Course. Nannette Hill, a professional from Pelham Manor, N.Y., fired a 4-under-par 68 in her second round t...  »

Moye widens lead with second-round 69 in N.C. Senior Amateur
N.C. SENIOR AMATEUR/BREAKING NEWS

Moye widens lead with second-round 69 in N.C. Senior Amateur

GREENSBORO, N.C. (May 15, 2018) -- Macon Moye  of Pinehurst added a 1-under-par 69 to his opening 64 at Starmount Forest Country Club to extend his lead in the 33 rd North Carolina Senior Amateur Championship to three shots. "I hit it well ...  »

Wife of PGA Tour pro Lucas Glover jailed on assault charges
PGA TOUR/BREAKING NEWS

Wife of PGA Tour pro Lucas Glover jailed on assault charges

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The wife of former U.S. Open champion and Clemson All-American Lucas Glover is facing a domestic violence charge stemming from an altercation with Glover and his mother after he missed the 54-hole cut at The Players ...  »

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