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  • Sam Horsfield wins 2nd straight City of Orlando Amateur in record

     
    Davenport teen Sam Horsfield became the first man to break 200 at the City of Orlando Amateur, breaking the tournament record for the second straight year on the way to a 14-stroke romp last weekend at Dubsdread Golf Club. Horsfield opened with a 6-under-...
  • No British crash course for Ted Potter Jr. after opening 69

     
    Ted Potter Jr. crossed an ocean to get his first taste of the British Open and links-style golf. Well, the Ocala pro now is part of the British Open’s all-time roster after a 1-under-par 69 on Thursday at Royal Lytham & St. Annes. We’re just...
  • Apopka amateur relishes round with Tom Watson, Fred Couples

     
    Doug Snoap got to the first tee at the U.S. Senior Open on Thursday and was promptly greeted by one of his playing partners. “Hi, I’m Tom Watson,” the Hall of Famer said, offering a handshake. “I know who you are,” Snoap...
  • PGA Tour Pick-4: John Deere Classic

     
    Sometimes it’s the little things that start the chain reaction. In this case, it was a spot on the charter flight taking PGA Tour pros from the John Deere Classic to the British Open. Without that little carrot, Steve Stricker probably wouldn’...
  • PGA Tour Pick-4: The Greenbrier Classic

     
    Not-so-random nugget about The Greenbrier resort: It has a bomb shelter. Seriously. Hidden underneath the massive West Virginia resort is an almost equally massive complex designed to keep every member of the House and Senate housed and fed for six months...
  • Hunter Mahan out front at AT&T National, while Tiger Woods lingers five strokes back

    Hunter Mahan out front at AT&T National, while Tiger Woods lingers five strokes back
    It has taken three years, a stretch of time when their career arcs crisscrossed, when their successes and failures were dissected like frogs in a high school biology class, when they seemed to share little except the same swing coach. Such is the way...
  • Tiger Woods doesn't expect putting woes to last

    Tiger Woods doesn't expect putting woes to last
    — When Tiger Woods broke a 2 - 1/2 year drought without an official PGA Tour victory at the Arnold Palmer Invitational in March, it didn't come down to a crucial putt as in 2009. Woods, much like he did when he was the most dominant player on the...
  • Jeff Jacobs: Never A Doubt Webb Simpson Was Coming To Travelers

    Jeff Jacobs: Never A Doubt Webb Simpson Was Coming To Travelers
    CROMWELL — He passed on Letterman. He passed on Leno. He didn't pass on the Travelers Championship. Late on Tuesday afternoon, Webb Simpson appeared unobtrusively on the practice tee at TPC River Highands. But believe this much: Nobody stands...
  • 60 Years Of Memories For The Travelers Championship

    60 Years Of Memories For The Travelers Championship
    CROMWELL — The first PGA Tour stop in Connecticut was 60 years ago with the Insurance City Open at Wethersfield Country Club. Now called the Travelers Championship, it has gone through some name and sponsor changes through the years. But for...
  • ESPN's Strange likes Hunter Mahan's chances of breakthrough victory at U.S. Open

    ESPN's Strange likes Hunter Mahan's chances of breakthrough victory at U.S. Open
    First-time major champions are the rule in golf these days. The last three U.S. Opens, British Opens and PGAs, and last two Masters have welcomed new members to the club. Curtis Strange suspects more of the same to transpire at this week'sU.S. Open,...
  • Golf Greats Jack Nicklaus, Tom Watson Address Senior PGA Championship Crowd

    Golf Greats Jack Nicklaus, Tom Watson Address Senior PGA Championship Crowd
    There are a lot of big name golfers at this week's Senior PGA Championship. Names like Fred Couples, Fred Funk, Tom Lehman, Mark Calcavecchia and Tom Kite are all in the field. However, the biggest name at this week's event isn't playing golf, but he is...
  • Five Questions: Neurologist Charles H. Adler on the yips

    Five Questions: Neurologist Charles H. Adler on the yips
    The golf course is in pristine condition, there's nary a breeze, and you're about to sink a birdie on the 18th green. But just as the putter is about to meet the ball, your wrist jerks involuntarily — sending your round white nemesis 3 inches too...