| Jul 23, 2014
Raymond Knoll is having a great month.
The 18-year-old Naperville North graduate, who is about to start his sophomore year at the University of Iowa, qualified for his first PGA tour event and played in the John Deere Classic in Silva, Ill., on July...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 7:00 AM
[Editor's note: Cristie Kerr, a member of Team USA in the inaugural LPGA International Crown to be played at Caves Valley Golf Club July 24-27, will be blogging about her experience for The Baltimore Sun.]
There is something about international...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 1:08 AM
The Sports Xchange
By Tom LaMarre, The Sports Xchange
Woods aims for record ninth title at Firestone
Tom Watson indicated at the Open Championship that Tiger Woods might have to make the FedEx Cup playoffs to earn one of his captain's pick for the...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 10:36 AM
“Golf is dead.” – Friedrich Nietzsche
Forgive me for being pretentious enough to quote Nietzsche. Actually, I’m misquoting the German philosopher, who in 1882 went on a famous “God is Dead” tangent. The point is the...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 12:18 PM
For the second consecutive year, UCF men's golfer Greg Eason was named to the All-Nicklaus team by the Golf Coaches Association of America. The GCAA announced its 24 student-athletes from Division I, II, III, the NAIA and the NJCAA Monday, June 23....
| Jun 2, 2014
| 10:56 AM
Filming in Florida produces jobs and economic impact, but incentives for the industry have dried up recently. Sentinel writer and television critic Hal Boedecker has an overview in the paper today on the situation.
Miami is the biggest film center in...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Zynga, the company behind such games as Farmville and Words With Friends, has signed a lease for office space in Maitland.
Real estate development company Emerson International confirmed the lease for Zynga, of 5,203 square feet at 2600 Maitland...
| 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 9, 2014
| 4:24 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. — Sam Love received the phone call Saturday and was in disbelief.
He was about to print plane tickets for a flight to Pittsburgh, where he would compete in the Sunnehanna Amateur beginning Wednesday.
Instead, a reversal of...
| May 25, 2014
| 6:00 PM
Adam Scott was a late entry into the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial because he wanted to play while ranked No. 1 in the world.
Scott will stay on top after a comeback victory at Hogan's Alley in Fort Worth, Texas. He made a seven-foot birdie putt...
| May 26, 2014
| 10:05 AM
Back in December 2001 The Courant's Tom Yantz did a Q&A with 12-year-old Cody Paladino as part of a "Starting Young" series that targeted the best young performers in a number of sports. Here's what Cody had to say back then:
When did you start in...