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QUICK TAKE: Tour Players Rally For Houston Relief Efforts View More
Stacy Lewis is one of many golf pros who will be donating their winnings to the people in Houston after Hurricane Harvey devastated the area. (Photo credit: Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Tour Players Rally For Houston Relief Efforts

In the wake of Hurricane Harvey devastating the Houston area, many professional golfers have used their resources to aid in what could potentially be the costliest natural disaster in United States history. Chris Stroud, a Houston resident who won the Barracuda Championship in early August for his first PGA Tour…

NEWS: LPGA Extends Kingsmill Deal View More
The LPGA and Kingsmill are set to continue their relationship.

NEWS: LPGA Extends Kingsmill Deal

  To the surprise of absolutely no one, the LPGA announced on Tuesday that Kingsmill Resort In Williamsburg, Va., will continue to host the Kingsmill Championship for three more years. The 2017 edition, won by Lexi Thompson in May, was the last on the existing contract, and Kingsmill changed owners…

NEWS: Opening Solheim Pairing Has Sizzle View More
Austin Ernst (left) and Paula Creamer will pair together in the Friday morning foursomes. (Photo Credit: Thomas J. Russo-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: Opening Solheim Pairing Has Sizzle

WEST DES MOINES, IOWA | Might as well get the bad blood out in the open early. When the Solheim Cup captains announced their pairings late on Thursday afternoon, there were a few eyebrows raised and some audible hoots at the first matchup. Going out at 8:10, firebrand Mel Reid,…

QUICK TAKE: Matthew Addition a Blessing in Disguise For Europe View More
Suzann Pettersen (left) is being replaced on Team Europe at the Solheim Cup by Catriona Matthew (right). (Photo: LPGA)

QUICK TAKE: Matthew Addition a Blessing in Disguise For Europe

WEST DES MOINES, IOWA | Nobody cheers an injury. Nobody wants a player to be anything other than her best. But when Suzann Pettersen informed Annika Sörenstam on Wednesday morning that an old back injury that flared up again during morning run last Saturday back home in Norway would keep…

BREAKING NEWS: Pettersen Withdraws From Solheim Cup, Replaced By Matthew View More
Suzann Pettersen, pictured at the 2017 KPMG Women's PGA Championship, has withdrawn from the Solheim Cup. (Photo Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports)

BREAKING NEWS: Pettersen Withdraws From Solheim Cup, Replaced By Matthew

WEST DES MOINES, IOWA | Rumours circulating this morning turned out to be true, with confirmation coming from none other than Annika Sörenstam, the European captain. Suzann Pettersen will not be playing in this week’s Solheim Cup because of back problem which resurfaced in her native Norway last weekend. Pettersen’s…