| Sep 2, 2014
| 5:07 PM
United States Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson has chosen 2007 Travelers Championship winner Hunter Mahan; Keegan Bradley, a native of Woodstock, Vt.; and Webb Simpson for the three wild-card spots on this year's team. Each is a solid, match-play-tested,...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 6:51 PM
Let's play word association, Chicago golf fans.
Cog Hill? Western Open.
Conway Farms? Luke Donald.
Butler National? Men.
"Excellence," said Chris Collins, the Northwestern basketball coach and 7-handicap who played in the pro-am at last...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 8:53 PM
An exemption would have allowed Brad Faxon to play in this week's Travelers Championship, the PGA Tour event in Connecticut he won in 2005.
But after passing on the Encompass Championship last year, he decided to join the 50-and-over set this week....
| Nov 19, 2013
| 8:49 AM
Golf's newest rule change comes a little too late for Tiger Woods.
The U.S. Golf Assn. -- along with its British partner, the R&A -- has decided that a ball at rest "will not be deemed to have moved if that movement was not reasonably discernible to the...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 11:44 AM
Golf commentator Brandel Chamblee did an about-face Wednesday, making a public apology for insinuating that Tiger Woods had cheated during the PGA Tour season.
In a recent column for Golf.com, Chamblee listed several of Woods' penalties for violations...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 2:05 PM
HUMBLE, Texas -- Matt Jones earned his first trip to the Masters with a remarkable 42-yard chip-in on the first playoff hole, outdueling Matt Kuchar on his way to winning the Houston Open on Sunday.
The win is the first on the PGA Tour for the...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 9:41 AM
CENTRAL CONNECTICUT GOLF ASSOCIATION
May 12 Blackledge Country Club
May 19 Simsbury Farms Country Club
June 2 Hawk’s Landing Golf Course
June 30 ...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 5:04 AM
A man was arrested at the BMW Championship in Lake Forest after police said he attempted to bring a concealed firearm into the golf tournament.
Police said two additional firearms were later found in the man’s car.
The man was stopped at the...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 10:37 PM
Indy Point won the $150,000 John Henry Turf Championship by 11/4 lengths at Santa Anita on Sunday, giving jockey Gary Stevens his third graded stakes win of the weekend.
Argentina-bred Indy Point ran 11/4 miles in 1:57.47 and paid $6, $4.40 and $2.80 as...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 2:23 PM
Golf, Ill. December 7, 2012
The PGA TOUR has named the BMW Championship its Tournament of the Year for 2012.
Conducted by the Western Golf Association, the 2012 BMW Championship raised $3.1 million for the Evans Scholars Foundation, the WGA's 82-year-...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 8:53 PM
ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Throughout the week, Jim Furyk had gently chided reporters for asking about his flameout at last year's U.S. Open.
Not making cuts at this year's U.S. and British Opens only added to the story line.
So after bogeys on Nos. 17...