Arizona
In the Pink...
Overcoming serious health issues stemming from sever allergies, Jimin Kang of South Korea returned to the winner's circle May 17 in the Symetra Tour event in Asheville. The victory was Kang's first as a pro since 2010.
More...
Double Trouble!
Tiger Woods double-bogeyed both front-nne par-5s on Saturday at The PLAYERS Championship, the first time in his career the 14-time major winner has doubled two par-5s in the same round. At the same time, Woods' short game issues resurfaced, suggesting his early-season woes aren't totally behind him.
More...
Team Terrific
Zachary Martin of the University of North Carolina and John Grimes of Greensboro College were 6 under par through 17 holes when they closed out the father-son team of Tony and Bryson Nimmer to win the 64th Carolinas Four-Ball title.
More...
Cruise Control
With a 7-shot victory (a record margin) at 21 under par (a record score), Rory McIlroy cruised to his 11th PGA TOUR victory on May 17 at Quail Hollow Club. A 3rd-round 61 (a course record) set up the victory for the Northern Irishman.
More...
Taking Flight
It took two birdies on two extra holes for Jim Furyk to outlast Kevin Kisner in a playoff at the RBC Heritage at Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island. With the long-awaited victory, Furyk broke a drought dating to the Tour Championship in 2010.
More...
One-Man Show
With 11 birdies in a 14-hole stretch on May 16 at Quail Hollow Club, Rory McIlroy shot a course-record 61 and took control of the Wells Fargo Championship. The world's No. 1 player opened a 4-shot lead over local favorite Webb Simpson entering the final round.
More...
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...  »

Inbee Park catches fire on back nine, wins LPGA Founders Cup
LPGA FOUNDERS CUP/BREAKING NEWS

Inbee Park catches fire on back nine, wins LPGA Founders Cup

PHOENIX (AP) — Weeks like this at the Founders Cup are why Inbee Park held off retiring and Laura Davies is still competing at age 54. Park  celebrated her 19th LPGA Tour victory  and first in a little over a year Sunday at Desert Ridge.  Dav...  »

Laura Davies awakens desert memories with 63 in Founders Cup
LPGA FOUNDERS CUP/BREAKING NEWS

Laura Davies awakens desert memories with 63 in Founders Cup

PHOENIX (AP) — Inbee Park felt as if she was in 2013 on the front nine Saturday at the Founders Cup. Laura Davies brought back memories of her dominant desert run more than 20 years ago. The Hall of Famers shot matching 9-under 63s in sunny a...  »

Hole-out for eagle lifts Cydney Clanton to Founders Cup lead
LPGA FOUNDERS CUP/BREAKING NEWS

Hole-out for eagle lifts Cydney Clanton to Founders Cup lead

PHOENIX (AP) — Cydney Clanton took the lead into the weekend at the Founders Cup. She knows what she has to do to have a chance for her first LPGA Tour victory. "You just have to go in attack mode, because everybody else is going to go in att...  »

Gary Woodland tops Chez Reavie in Phoenix Open playoff
WASTE MANAGEMENT PHOENIX OPEN/BREAKING NEWS

Gary Woodland tops Chez Reavie in Phoenix Open playoff

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Gary Woodland was surprised to see infant son Jaxson with wife Gabby late Sunday afternoon at the Waste Management Phoenix Open. "My wife kind of surprised me with him," Woodland said. "I didn't think he was going to ...  »

Rickie Fowler, Bryson DeChambeau share Lead in Phoenix
WASTE MANAGEMENT PHOENIX OPEN/BREAKING NEWS

Rickie Fowler, Bryson DeChambeau share Lead in Phoenix

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Rickie Fowler took a share of the lead into the weekend in the Waste Management Phoenix Open. He knows from experience the party is just getting started. "Just keep the gas pedal down," Fowler said.  »

No Phoenix three-peat, as Matsuyama exits with wrist injury
WASTE MANAGEMENT PHOENIX OPEN/BREAKING NEWS

No Phoenix three-peat, as Matsuyama exits with wrist injury

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — There won’t be a three-peat for Hideki Matsuyama. The Japanese star, the two-time defending champion of the Waste Management Phoenix Open, withdrew from the event before his second-round tee time Friday because of a l...  »

Fellow Sun Devils Mickelson, Rahm ready to party in Phoenix
PHOENIX OPEN/WEDNESDAY COLUMN

Fellow Sun Devils Mickelson, Rahm ready to party in Phoenix

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Phil Mickelson and Jon Rahm will get the party started early Thursday in the Waste Management Phoenix Open. The former Arizona State stars will begin play with Xander Schauffele on the 10th tee at TPC Scottsdale just ...  »

Rowdy, unruly, boisterous, loud--yep, it's Phoenix Open week
GOLF AT A GLANCE/WEEKLY PREVIEW

Rowdy, unruly, boisterous, loud--yep, it's Phoenix Open week

The most raucous, best-attended event on the PGA Tour gets under way on Thursday at TPC Scottsdale, the epicenter of professional golf theater. Most pros love the hoopla that accompanies the Waste Management Phoenix Open, with the din reaching ...  »


 
Copyright © 2018 Metrolina Golf Magazine

About Us  |  Contact Us  |  Advertise  |  Sitemap  |