Posts tagged with: "Brittany Lincicome"

QUICK TAKE: Lincicome Exits Despite Bounce-Back Effort In Kentucky View More
Brittany Lincicome (Mark Zerof-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Lincicome Exits Despite Bounce-Back Effort In Kentucky

Well, at least she got to play the weekend. Because of thunderstorms that blew through Kentucky on Friday morning, Brittany Lincicome didn’t start her second round at the PGA Tour’s Barbasol Championship until early Saturday, which delayed her exit from the event by a day and allowed fans another opportunity…

QUICK TAKE: Lincicome Stays Calm, But She Shoots 78 In PGA Tour Event View More
Brittany Lincicome and her caddy Missy Pederson chat with Conrad Shindler on the first tee. (Photo Credit: Mark Zerof-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Lincicome Stays Calm, But She Shoots 78 In PGA Tour Event

Not the best day. The triple didn’t help. But overall Brittany Lincicome continued to achieve her objective. She inspired everyone who saw her at the PGA Tour’s Barbasol Championship on Thursday in Kentucky, even as she shot 78 and seems almost certain to miss the cut. “I was actually calmer…

QUICK TAKE: Lincicome Inspires As She Preps For PGA Tour Event View More
Brittany Lincicome hits a drive during the first round of last month's KPMG Women's PGA Championship. (Photo: Brian Spurlock, USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Lincicome Inspires As She Preps For PGA Tour Event

Prior to Thursday, five women had played in PGA Tour events: Babe Zaharias, Shirley Spork, Annika Sorenstam, Suzy Whaley and Michelle Wie (who did it eight times). But none of them were as calm and joyful as Brittany Lincicome, who will become the sixth at 9:59 a.m. on Thursday when…

OPINION: Caddie Firing Is Not Grounds To Criticize Ko View More
Lydia Ko tees off at the 17th hole during the first round of the 2017 ANA Inspiration. Photo Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

OPINION: Caddie Firing Is Not Grounds To Criticize Ko

The Lydia Ko criticisms have gotten right silly, especially against the backdrop of her comeback performance last week in Hawaii where she opened with a 73 and played the next 54 holes in 18-under par. But the news in this LPGA off week hasn’t been Ko’s comeback or the vast…

ANA Inspiration to Host Women’s Sports Conference View More
Olympic skiing gold medalist Lindsey Vonn is among the featured speakers at the ANA Inspiration

ANA Inspiration to Host Women’s Sports Conference

Perhaps buoyed by the success of the KPMG Women’s Leadership Summit held before last year’s inaugural KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, fellow major championship sponsor ANA announced its Inspiring Women in Sports conference. The Japanese airline will stage the event March 29 at Mission Hills Country Club, two days before the…

U.S. Rallies After Controversy, Wins Solheim Cup

U.S. Rallies After Controversy, Wins Solheim Cup

The U.S. overcame the largest deficit (10-6) in Solheim Cup history to beat Europe for the first time since 2009. Gerina Piller made a crucial putt on the 18th green to win her match against Caroline Masson, which was one of several key moments that spurred the U.S. Team to a…