Category: Golf

Tway maintains lead at Greater Hickory Classic

Tway shot a five-under 67 and is through 36 holes at 14-under 130 at the Rock Barn Golf & Spa. He’s one ahead of Tommy Armour III, who also had a 67 on Saturday. Tway won’t have it easy on Sunday. Thirteen players are within four strokes of the lead and with birdies plentiful this […]

Clark withdraws from U.S. Open

The South African, who won the 2010 Players Championship, has missed most of the 2011 season with this problem. Clark tied for second at the second event of the year, the Sony Open in Hawaii, but since then has missed the cut at the Masters and withdrew from his defense at the TPC Sawgrass. Clark […]

Rock tops crowded leaderboard by two

The Englishman finished 54 holes at 16-under-par 200, which was good for a two-stroke lead over six players at Royal Park I Roveri course. Rock, a three-time runner-up on the European Tour, will go for his first tour title on Sunday. This is the second time he has had a piece of the 54-hole lead. […]

Mindy Kim maintains 2-shot advantage

Kim more resembles a top-10 player of late, and the way she’s playing this week, Kim has a great chance at nabbing her first LPGA win. After shooting a five-under 67 on Friday, Kim maintained her two-stroke cushion at the LPGA State Farm Classic at Panther Creek Country Club through 36 holes. Combined with her […]

Brown 1 clear at Rex Hospital Open

Brown, who is winless on the Nationwide Tour, completed 36 holes at the TPC Wakefield Plantation at 10-under-par 132. Martin Flores posted a four-under 67 to move into second place at minus-nine. Kyle Thompson and Ryan Armour both carded five-under 66s to climb into a share of third place at eight-under-par 134. Kyle Reifers and […]

Karlsson grabs big lead at St. Jude

In 2011, nobody is better than Karlsson through 36. If he has it his way this year, there won’t be a playoff in which to falter. Karlsson, who lost in extra holes in last year’s event to Lee Westwood, shot a five-under 65 on Friday to grab a three-stroke lead after two rounds at TPC […]

Tway tops crowded leaderboard in Conover

Tway, who missed the course record by two strokes, is looking for his first Champions Tour title, and first win anywhere since he won the 2003 Canadian Open on the PGA Tour. The 52-year-old has started eight events this year, and his best finishes were a pair of 11th place ties. He’s had some recent […]

Karlsson grabs big lead at St. Jude

In 2011, nobody is better than Karlsson through 36. If he has it his way this year, there won’t be a playoff in which to falter. Karlsson, who lost in extra holes in last year’s event to Lee Westwood, shot a five-under 65 on Friday to grab a three-stroke lead after two rounds at TPC […]

FedEx St. Jude Classic

Course: TPC Southwind Location: Memphis, TN Def. Champ: Lee Westwood – ENG, 270 (10-under) Start Date: June 9, 2011 Par: 35-35–70 Yards: 7244 Purse: $5,600,000 The FedEx St. Jude Classic has been a mainstay on the PGA Tour schedule for years but because of the U.S. Open being played next week, many players are taking […]