Posts tagged with: "Lexi Thompson"

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PostCast, Episode 6: Playing Golf Matchmaker, Lexi Thompson’s Remarkable Life and More

In this Valentine’s Day-themed episode of the PostCast, Sean Fairholm and Cassie Stein discuss the best and worst possible combos of male and female tour professionals, what makes us fall in love with the game and more. The co-hosts are joined by LPGA Tour insider Steve Eubanks, who explains what…

PGA SHOW: PGA Junior League Golf Shows Rapid Growth

ORLANDO – For every narrative of golf being in decline, there is a counterpunch of optimism. One such beam of hope has been passed around enthusiastically throughout the 64th PGA Merchandise Show: PGA Junior League Golf, an initiative started with an eye toward building the game, has grown at a…

The Post's Steve Eubanks congratulates Lexi Thompson after winning in Korea.

Thompson Embraces Being Oldest of the Youngest

She’ll never admit it out loud but you can tell by the pained expression and quick change of subject that she probably regrets it. Lexi Thompson was still in her teens when she posed for the cover of Golf Digest wearing nothing from the waist up, a workout jacket strategically…

Demo Day Notebook: Centennial Celebration Highlights Exhibition

The 63rd PGA Merchandise Show kicked off on Tuesday from Orange County National Golf Center in Orlando with its annual Outdoor Demo Day, a unique opportunity for top golf companies to showcase their products with industry professionals. The PGA of America is celebrating its 100th anniversary, which created an early…

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Solheim Cup Day One Morning Pairings Announced

Not long after Paul Azinger and I began working on his book, Cracking the Code, about the pod system that he implemented to bond his 2008 American Ryder Cup team, it dawned on us that Europe had been doing the same thing for years, probably without their captains realizing it….

Where Is The Dominant American?

The dominant American male has gone missing in professional golf this year. And we’re not talking just about what happened – again – in the Ryder Cup. Look at who won the four major championships: Bubba Watson won the Masters, Martin Kaymer dominated the U.S. Open and Rory McIlroy won…