Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – PGA TOUR – BMW CHAMPIONSHIP, Cherry
Hills Country Club, Cherry Hills Village, Colorado – The PGA Tour heads to
Colorado this week for the third FedExCup playoff event in the BMW
At last year’s tournament in Illinois, Zach Johnson carded a final-round, 6-
under 65 to defeat Nick Watney by two strokes and earn his 10th victory on the
PGA Tour. Johnson, who finished the event at 16-under 268, has continue
Norton, MA (SportsNetwork.com) – Chris Kirk fired a final-round 66 and he
was able to hold off Billy Horschel and win the Deutsche Bank Championship by
two shots on Monday.
Kirk, who jumped to the top of the FedExCup playoff points list with two
events to play, finished the week at 15-under-par 269 at TPC Boston. His last
win was at the McGladrey Classic last season.
Horschel, needing a birdie to tie or an eagle to win heading to the par-5 last
hole, put his continue
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – Austin Ernst, who parred the first
playoff hole to defeat I.K. Kim and win the Portland Classic on Sunday, jumped
71 spots in this week’s world rankings.
After capturing her first victory on the LPGA Tour, Ernst is now among
the top 100 in the world at No. 74. She was No. 145 last week.
There was no change to the top 11 players in the world. Stacy Lewis remained
the top player, and she was continue
Portland, OR (SportsNetwork.com) – Austin Ernst made par on the first playoff
hole on Sunday to defeat I.K. Kim and win the Portland Classic.
Ernst closed with a 5-under 67. She ended at 14-under-par 274. Kim posted a 4-
under 68 to join Ernst at minus-14.
The pair returned to the 18th hole at Columbia Edgewater Country Club and both
found the fairway off the tee. Kim’s approach stopped in the right fringe
before Ernst found the green.
Kim played her third to about six feet. Ernst, whose previous best tour finish
Calgary, AB (SportsNetwork.com) – Fred Couples fired a course-record 61 in the
final round on Sunday, then birdied the first playoff hole to beat Billy
Andrade to win the Shaw Charity Classic.
Andrade closed with an 8-under 62 to meet Couples at 15-under-par 195.
The pair returned to the par-5 18th at Canyon Meadows Golf & Country Club.
Couples made birdie to win for the 11th time on the Champions Tour.
Joe Daley, who was one of three players tied for the lead entering the final
round, carded a 3-under 67. He shared third place at minus-13 with Steve