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NEWS: Augusta National Women’s Amateur To Air On NBC View More
Augusta National will serve as host of a women's amateur event the weekend before the Masters. (Photo: Mike Segar, Reuters)

NEWS: Augusta National Women’s Amateur To Air On NBC

The Augusta National Women’s Amateur championship, which will debut next spring, will be televised by NBC Sports and applications for a limited number of tickets are now being accepted, the club announced Wednesday. The final round of the ANWA will be shown in a three-hour telecast on NBC on Saturday,…

NEWS: USGA Revises International Team Selection Process View More
Team USA poses with the Walker Cup at Los Angeles Country Club in 2017. (Photo Credit: Chris Keane/USGA)

NEWS: USGA Revises International Team Selection Process

Aiming for transparency and clarity, the USGA on Thursday announced several changes to the selection process for international team competitions. The most notable change will be the move to automatic selections for the U.S. squads in the World Amateur Team Championships, Walker Cup and Curtis Cup. The U.S. Amateur and…

QUICK TAKE: China’s Ye Is A Rising Talent In The Women’s Game View More
Angelina Lei Ye plays her tee shot on the eighth hole during the first round of match play at the 2017 U.S. Girls' Junior at Boone Valley Golf Club in Augusta, Mo. on Wednesday, July 26, 2017. (Copyright USGA/Steven Gibbons)

QUICK TAKE: China’s Ye Is A Rising Talent In The Women’s Game

LEWISTON, N.Y. | Lei “Angelina” Ye arrived at this week’s Women’s Porter Cup riding a bit of a streak. “It’s been a pretty good year so far,” she said, not giving herself as much credit as she should. Ye, a 17-year-old from China who attends the IMG Academy in Bradenton,…

NEWS: U.S. Goes Deep To Take 4-2 Lead In Curtis Cup View More
Lilia Vu was one of the most outstanding performers for the U.S. on day one at the Curtis Cup. (Photo: USGA)

NEWS: U.S. Goes Deep To Take 4-2 Lead In Curtis Cup

SCARSDALE, NEW YORK | The depth of U.S. women’s amateur golf was on full display during the first day of the 40th Curtis Cup Match. Captain Virginia Derby Grimes’ American team ended the day leading, 4-2, winning one of the morning four-ball matches and halving the other two. Then the…