Golf

Johnson’s injury, wild weather bring uncertainty to Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Masters should be the easiest to predict of golf’s four major championships. It got a lot harder Wednesday afternoon when Dustin Johnson, the betting favorite and No. 1 player in...

DATE: April 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Watson, Simpson make most of family time at soggy Masters

AUGUSTA, Georgia – While severe weather canceled the Masters’ popular Par 3 Contest for the first time in history, Bubba Watson was able to get on the course with his two children before it was...

DATE: April 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Fort Lewis College golf led by Taylor in Arizona

Consistency isn’t a problem for the Fort Lewis College men’s golf team. The Skyhawks combined to shoot 295 and 293 in Monday’s two rounds and followed up with a 294 Tuesday at the Western New...

DATE: April 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Dustin Johnson, golf’s No. 1 and headed in the right direction at Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The knock on Dustin Johnson was that he didn’t have what it takes between the ears to close out a major. He looked as though he didn’t care, perhaps because a crushing loss didn’t...

DATE: April 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Champions dinner a tradition unlike any other at Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Phil Mickelson can think of only one way that the Tuesday night dinner for Masters champions can get any better: to be the host. Mickelson has served in that capacity three times as...

DATE: April 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Tee times for the Masters

Thursday and Friday at Augusta National Golf Club Augusta, Ga. a-amateur 6 a.m.-9:07 a.m. — Daniel Summerhays, Russell Henley 6:11 a.m.-9:18 a.m. — Trevor Immelman, Brendan Steele, Jhonattan Vegas...

DATE: April 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Ernie Els gearing up for what could be his last Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Ernie Els has memories at every corner of Augusta National, typical of someone who is playing the Masters for the 23rd time. Nothing haunts him as much as the sight of the practice...

DATE: April 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Ryu wins ANA Inspiration in playoff

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. — So Yeon Ryu won the ANA Inspiration on Sunday in a one-hole playoff with Lexi Thompson, who was given a four-stroke penalty late in the final round for an incorrect ball...

DATE: April 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Russell Henley rallies to win Houston Open

HUMBLE, Texas – Russell Henley no longer gets to take a week off, and he couldn’t be happier. He’s going to the Masters. Henley overcame a four-shot deficit Sunday in the Houston by closing with a...

DATE: April 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Sung Kang leads Rickie Fowler by 3 at Houston Open

HUMBLE, Texas – Sung Kang shot a 1-under 71 to hold a three-shot lead over Rickie Fowler after the third round of the Houston Open on Saturday. After shooting a tournament course record 9-under 63...

DATE: April 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Kang shoots 63, sets Houston Open 36-hole record

HUMBLE, Texas – Sung Kang shot a 9-under 63 to take a six-shot lead in a record-breaking second round at the Houston Open on Friday. After shooting a 65 on Thursday, Kang was at 16-under 128...

DATE: March 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Tiger Woods decides to sit out another Masters

Tiger Woods won’t play in the Masters for the third time in the last four years because he says he is not tournament ready. Woods announced Friday night on his website that he did everything...

DATE: March 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports