Golf News from The Oklahoman and

  • MGOLF: Northeastern State remains in 5th place at Broncho Invitational

    Updated: Tue, Mar 24, 2015

    OKLAHOMA CITY — The Northeastern State men's golf team sit in fifth place after the first round of the Broncho Invitational presented by RCB Bank, which is being held at the par-72, 7,255-yard Gaillardia Country Club. The RiverHawks carded a 10-over-par 298 in the first round and sit 12 back of...

  • O'Neill on Golf: Rules are rules -- no exceptions

    Updated: Tue, Mar 24, 2015

    The Blues lost 2-1 at Detroit on Sunday, circumstances that present a prime example of how golf differs from hockey — and all other sports for that matter. It’s about integrity. If you missed it, the Red Wings won the game when forward Justin Abdelkader scored in overtime. The Blues were not...

  • HS golf roundup: Central, Permian top 3-6A boys golf; AHS finishes seventh

    Updated: Tue, Mar 24, 2015

    ABILENE, Texas - San Angelo Central and Odessa Permian completed their dominance at the District 3-6A boys golf tournament Monday, easily claiming the top two spots in the team standings with each having four individual finishers in the top 10. First-round leader Central (292-303—595) increased...

  • Clarke could ask Gerrard to address Europe's Ryder Cup team

    Updated: Tue, Mar 24, 2015

    LONDON (AP) — Darren Clarke says he could ask Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard to address Europe's Ryder Cup team before it takes on the United States at Hazeltine next year. Clarke, who was selected as captain of the European team in February, described Gerrard is a "real legend" and said "if...

  • Grove girls win McAlester Golf Tourney, Bassett leads with second-place finish

    Updated: Mon, Mar 23, 2015

    MCALESTER, Oklahoma - Grove’s varsity girls golf team traveled to the McAlester Tournament on Monday for its first event of the season and came home with a team victory. Senior Karah Bassett shot a 96 to share second place in the individual standings and help Grove to its first tournament win...

  • Not the smoothest road to the Masters for McIlroy

    Updated: Mon, Mar 23, 2015

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Rory McIlroy's road to the Masters was memorable for reasons not many would have imagined. He missed the cut at the Honda Classic. He was missing a club at the Cadillac Championship when he flung his 3-iron into a lake. And his highlight at the Arnold Palmer Invitational...

  • Every heads back to the Masters with a better game

    Updated: Mon, Mar 23, 2015

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The putt was from 18 feet on the final hole at Bay Hill, with the tournament riding on the outcome. The ball caught the left edge of the cup and disappeared, the gallery erupted with cheers and the winner gave an abbreviated fist pump filled with raw emotion. There was one...

  • Matt Every birdies 72nd hole in Tiger-like fashion to repeat at Bay Hill champion

    Updated: Sun, Mar 22, 2015

    Tiger Woods stayed home, but the 72nd-hole drama at Bay Hill went on without him. Matt Every made sure of that. In Tiger-like fashion, Every rolled in a 17-foot birdie putt on the final hole of the Arnold Palmer Invitational to join Woods and Hall of Famer Payne Stewart as the only players to...

  • Matt Every wins Bay Hill for 2nd straight year

    Updated: Sun, Mar 22, 2015

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Matt Every had a tongue-in-cheek response when he heard Tiger Woods was not ready to play the Arnold Palmer Invitational this year. He said he told Woods, "Don't worry, man, I'll hold it down for you until you get back." He did that and more. Every was dressed in a blue...

  • Zach Johnson makes 2nd double eagle at Bay Hill

    Updated: Sun, Mar 22, 2015

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Zach Johnson made the second albatross in two days at the Arnold Palmer Invitational by holing a 5-iron from 207 yards on the par-5 16th hole Sunday. There had never been an albatross at Bay Hill since it began in 1979. Now there are two. Daniel Berger made his 2 on the...

  • Koepka withdraws with rib injury

    Updated: Sun, Mar 22, 2015

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Brooks Koepka withdrew from the Arnold Palmer Invitational after 11 holes Sunday because of a rib injury. Koepka makes his Masters debut in three weeks and is hopeful that a week off with rest and therapy will help. He is No. 18 in the world with wins in Turkey and Phoenix...

  • Golfer retracts claims about Tiger Woods being suspended

    Erik Horne | Published: Mon, Mar 2, 2015

    A journeyman pro golfer made claims about Tiger Woods serving a month-long suspension. Now, he's backtracking. Dan Olsen went on a Michigan radio station and said "a strong witness ... a credible person" told him Woods was serving a suspension by the PGA Tour. In the interview, Olsen alluded...

  • Oklahoma Christian women's golf team prepare for spring season

    Chaise Lucero | Updated: Fri, Feb 20, 2015

    With a talented, experienced roster, many wouldn’t be surprised for the women’s golf team to be in the mix for the Conference Championship this coming April.

  • Oak Tree National returns to Golf Digest's Top 100 courses list

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Wed, Jan 28, 2015

    The highly successful U.S. Senior Open at Oak Tree National this past summer has helped put the Edmond course back on the map. Oak Tree National has returned to Golf Digest’s ranking of America’s 100 Greatest Courses after a 15-year absence. The course, originally designed by legendary course...

  • Tiger Woods explains tooth incident

    Published: Tue, Jan 27, 2015

    Tiger Woods laughed often and smiled easily during a nine-hole practice round early Tuesday morning. And then he explained how he made worldwide headlines a week ago for a missing tooth. Woods spoke to reporters at the Waste Management Phoenix Open on Tuesday, the site of his first PGA Tour...

  • Why Tiger Woods is missing a tooth

    Published: Mon, Jan 19, 2015

    On Monday morning, photos of Tiger Woods started making the rounds with the 14-time major winner noticeable missing a tooth. Rumors circulated around the Internet about why Woods, who was in Italy to watch girlfriend Lindsey Vonn's record-breaking World Cup skiing run, was clearly one tooth...

  • A cameraman accidentally knocked out Tiger Woods' front tooth

    Published: Mon, Jan 19, 2015

    When Tiger Woods showed up to surprise longtime girlfriend Lindsey Vonn on Monday, many people noticed that he seemed to be missing a tooth. So what happened? Woods’ agent, Mark Steinberg, explained in a statement to USA TODAY Sports: During a crush of photographers at the awards’...



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