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NEWS: World Golf Hall of Famer Doug Ford Dies At 95 View More
Doug Ford, left, receives the green jacket from Jack Burke Jr., after winning the 1957 Masters (AP Photo)

NEWS: World Golf Hall of Famer Doug Ford Dies At 95

Doug Ford, a two-time major champion and member of the World Golf Hall of Fame, died Monday evening at Palm Beach Gardens (Fla.) Medical Center, according to a PGATour.com report. He was 95. A Connecticut native and a member of the Coast Guard during World War II, Ford turned professional…

Q&A: USGA’s Rand Jerris Discusses Distance Insights Project View More
The USGA's Rand Jerris addresses attendees at the USGA Pace of Play Symposium in 2013 at the USGA headquarters in Far Hills, NJ. (Photo: USGA/Jonathan Kolbe)

Q&A: USGA’s Rand Jerris Discusses Distance Insights Project

On Tuesday morning, the USGA and R&A announced the launch of a comprehensive project designed to analyze “distance” in the game. A sweeping (if not somewhat vague) directive, the Distance Insights project will, according to USGA spokespeople, seek to analyze data, gather input from “stakeholders” in the game and attempt…

NEWS: Ticket Lottery for 2019 Masters Open Through May View More
The ticket lottery for the 2019 Masters is open until June 1. (Photo: Mike Segar, Reuters)

NEWS: Ticket Lottery for 2019 Masters Open Through May

Procuring tickets to the Masters often requires some luck, but you have to make sure you apply to have a chance. APPLY HERE: https://tickets.masters.com/en_US/index.html The Masters ticket lottery, which is open until June 1, is open for anyone hoping to attend the 2019 tournament. Winners will be notified in late…

PODCAST: Lilia Vu Talks NCAAs, Curtis Cup View More
Lilia Vu has enjoyed a splendid career as a UCLA Bruin. (Photo: UCLA Athletics)

PODCAST: Lilia Vu Talks NCAAs, Curtis Cup

This week on the PostCast, Lilia Vu joins Cassie Stein to talk about the upcoming NCAA Championship and the Curtis Cup. Vu, the No. 1 player in the women’s World Amateur Golf Ranking, is “very excited” about the next few weeks. On Friday, she begins play with her UCLA teammate…

QUICK TAKE: Simpson, Up By Seven, Is In Command Of Players View More
Webb Simpson (Photo credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Simpson, Up By Seven, Is In Command Of Players

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – All that’s left now for Webb Simpson is to finish what he has so brilliantly started over three days at the Players Championship. Seven strokes ahead. Eighteen holes remaining. Looking for perspective? The biggest 54-hole lead ever lost on the PGA Tour is six strokes,…

QUICK TAKE: Poulter Left ‘Raging’ After Irksome Finish View More
Ian Poulter (Photo credit: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Poulter Left ‘Raging’ After Irksome Finish

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – Sometimes the words fit the actions and this time they did. “The water is going to taste like acid when I have a drink later tonight,” a fiery Ian Poulter said. “I’m raging right now.” At least that’s what he said publicly. What he said privately…

QUICK TAKE: Hughes Holds His Own In Saturday Round With Woods View More
Mackenzie Hughes (Photo credit: Peter Casey-USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Hughes Holds His Own In Saturday Round With Woods

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – When the text came through Friday night telling Mackenzie Hughes he had a 9 a.m. tee time with Tiger Woods in the third round of the Players Championship, he was thrilled. “I was really hoping I was going to get it,” Hughes said. This from a man…

QUICK TAKE: Woods Fires 65: ‘Put All The Pieces Together’ View More
Tiger Woods (Photo credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Woods Fires 65: ‘Put All The Pieces Together’

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – Just when it began to feel as if Tiger Woods’ successful return to the PGA Tour had come slightly off the boil – his performances in the Masters and the Wells Fargo Championship were underwhelming – Saturday happened at the Players Championship. After sweating out the cutline…