Woods Facing Big Test At Olympic For US Open

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tiger Woods couldn't stop talking Tuesday about how the U.S. Open presents the toughest test of the year. If that's the case, then how he fares at The Olympic Club could go a long way in helping him figure out how close he is to returning to the top of golf. Woods took a big step … [Read more...]

Lehman Wins 2nd Straight Regions Tradition Title

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The rain wouldn't go away, and neither would a couple of Tom Lehman's challengers. Lehman withstood both to win his second straight Regions Tradition, finishing the Champions Tour major with a 4-under 68 on Sunday to take a two-stroke victory. Lehman overcame a near-constant … [Read more...]

Johnson Wins Memphis In 2nd Event Back From Injury

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Dustin Johnson won the St. Jude Classic on Sunday in his second event back on tour after a back injury cost him nearly three months, shooting a 4-under 66 that held off John Merrick by a stroke. Johnson began the final round two strokes back and held a piece of the lead three … [Read more...]

Woods To Face Big Test At Olympic For US Open

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tiger Woods can't stop talking about how the U.S. Open presents the toughest test of the year. If that's the case, then how he fares at The Olympic Club could go a long way in helping him figure out how close he is to returning to the top of golf. Woods is coming off his second win of the … [Read more...]

Casey And His Cart Return To US Open

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Casey Martin has never allowed himself to look too far into the future. Even looking back, it is no less amazing to see him and his cart back at The Olympic Club, riding between shots during a practice round Monday at the U.S. Open, then walking painfully back to the cart with a limp that … [Read more...]

China’s Shanshan Feng Wins LPGA Championship

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Shanshan Feng shot a 5-under 67 on Sunday to win the LPGA Championship by two shots, her first victory on the LPGA Tour and the first for a player from China. The 22-year-old Feng, the only player from China on the tour, had the lowest round of the tournament at the right time and … [Read more...]

Love Heads Up 3-way Tie After 3 Rounds In Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — U.S. Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III shot his third straight 2-under 68 on Saturday to join Nick O'Hern and John Merrick atop the leaderboard at the windy St. Jude Classic. Love only committed to play in Memphis recently, waiting to make sure he was healthy enough to use this event … [Read more...]

Lehman Takes 1-stroke Lead In Regions Tradition

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Defending champion Tom Lehman shot a 4-under 68 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead after the third round of the Regions Tradition, a Champions Tour major. Lehman had a 10-under 206 total at Shoal Creek. Peter Senior, a playoff loser to Lehman last year, and Jeff Sluman were tied for … [Read more...]

Olympic Ready To Dish Out More US Open Surprises

Nothing ever turns out the way anyone expects when the U.S. Open goes to The Olympic Club. Instead of a record fifth U.S. Open for Ben Hogan, Olympic delivered Jack Fleck in one of golf's biggest upsets. Arnold Palmer turned his pursuit of a record score into a royal collapse. Tom Watson had his heart … [Read more...]

McIlroy Shoots 5-under 65 To Take Lead In Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Rory McIlroy snapped his string of three straight missed cuts in style Friday, shooting a 5-under 65 to take the lead into the weekend at the St. Jude Classic. McIlroy came to Memphis looking to tune up his game before heading to San Francisco for his U.S. Open title defense at The … [Read more...]