SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) Already the most intense competition in golf, the Ryder Cup doesn't need help to boost the excitement.
Tiger Woods managed to take it to another level.
He looked like the Woods of old by leading the final 36 holes of the Tour Championship, not letting anyone near him until it was too late, a vintage performance made all the more remarkable by four back surgeries and a future that looked bleak only a year ago.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) Steve Stricker won the inaugural Sanford International on Sunday for his third PGA Tour Champions title of the year, closing with a 3-under 67 for a four-stroke victory.
Stricker led wire-to-wire at Minnehaha Country Club after rain limited him to only seven pre-tournament holes. Read More...
Lewis wins Portugal Masters for 2nd time
VILAMOURA, Portugal (AP) Tom Lewis won the Portugal Masters for a second time after shooting a 5-under 66 in Sunday's final round.
Lewis finished three strokes ahead of fellow Englishman Eddie Pepperell (67) and Australia's Lucas Herbert (71). Read More...
McCarthy wins Web.com Tour Championship
ATLANTIC BEACH, Fla. (AP) Denny McCarthy won the season-ending Web.com Tour Championship on Sunday to earn fully exempt PGA Tour status and a spot in the Players Championship.
McCarthy closed with a 6-under 65 for a four-stroke victory over Lucas Glover at Atlantic Beach Country Club. The 25-year-old former Virginia player earned $180,000 to top the 25 PGA Tour card-earners with $255,793 in the four-event Web.com Tour Finals. Read More...
Mickelson seeks Ryder Cup win in Europe
ATLANTA (AP) Keegan Bradley was never more nervous than the moments before his Ryder Cup debut. He had the opening tee shot in foursomes at Medinah against Sergio Garcia and Luke Donald, a European tandem that had never lost in four matches against some of America's best players.
"I was worried I would not be able to hit the ball," Bradley said. Read More...
ISU football team honors slain golfer
AMES, Iowa (AP) Iowa State honored slain golf star Celia Barquin Arozamena with an elaborate ceremony ahead of the Cyclones' game against Akron on Saturday.
Iowa State's band used a formation that spelled out Barquin's initials, and both teams wore a decal on their helmets in her memory. Read More...