One day made up for five straight weeks of lousy golf for Michael Putnam. He’s going home to Chambers Bay for the U.S. Open.
David Lingmerth stood over a short par putt on the third playoff hole at the Memorial and finally knew exactly what it meant.
Tyler Aldridge won the inaugural Greater Dallas Open on Sunday for his first Web.com Tour title, closing with a 4-under 68 for a two-stroke victory. The 30-year-old Aldridge — a former Boise State player from Idaho — finished at 23-under 265 at The Lakes at Castle Hills. He earned $90,000.
Tiger Woods spent two days at Chambers Bay getting his first look at the U.S. Open course. Phil Mickelson started his preparations last week for the only major he’s never won.
SMU’s Bryson Dechambeau shot an even-par 72 on Sunday to top the NCAA leaderboard when third-round play was suspended for the day because of lightning.
Steven Bowditch rode his best birdie binge on the PGA Tour to a 5-under 64 and a four-shot victory Sunday in the AT&T Byron Nelson, winning his second career title — both in Texas.
Troubled Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel chucked a water bottle at a heckler at the Byron Nelson golf tournament in Irving over the weekend.
Steven Bowditch positioned himself Saturday for his second PGA Tour win in Texas. Hometown favorite Jordan Spieth might have to keep waiting for his first. Bowditch shot a 4-under 65 on Saturday in the AT&T Byron Nelson to take a two-stroke lead and leave Spieth six shots back heading into the final round.
The second round of the AT&T Byron Nelson will be delayed at least three hours after nearly 5 inches of rain fell overnight on the already-saturated TPC Four Seasons.
Prior to Friday’s second round at the AT&T Byron Nelson, there had been only one ace on a par 4 in PGA Tour history. That total has now doubled.
Steven Bowditch considers the AT&T Byron Nelson his home tournament — just maybe not to the extent Jordan Spieth does.
Before he even got out of high school, Jordan Spieth had already made the cut as a teenage amateur at the Byron Nelson.