1. Adam Scott Stuggles at Royal Melbourne in World Cup

    Masters champion Adam Scott finally found the going a little rough. After winning the last two consecutive tournaments in his triumphant return to the Land Down Under, he posted ...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 988 reads 1 comments

  2. Big Ten Losses Outside the Conference Affect Ohio State's BCS Title Hopes

    Even though Ohio State is a perfect 10-0 in 2013, the Buckeyes remain No. 3 in the BCS Bowl rankings and appear to be out of the picture for an appearance in the BCS Championship game in January...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 4,550 reads 69 comments

  3. Adam Scott Gets Fourth Win of the Year in Talisker Masters

    Adam Scott has certainly given golf fans in Australia something to talk about. He has won two consecutive tournaments after making his first return to his home country since his win at the Masters last April...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 1,822 reads 6 comments

  4. Did Tiger Woods Overreact to Brandel Chamblee's Comments

    Now that some time has passed since the controversy caused by Brandel Chamblee's remarks on Golf.com concerning Tiger Woods' brushes with the rules of golf this season...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 8,501 reads 75 comments

  5. Henrik Stenson Leads but Tiger Woods Is Only 1 Shot Back in Turkish Open

    Moving day came early this week as Tiger Woods posted the low round of the day at the Turkish Airlines Open. He made five birdies on his first nine holes and added four more on the back nine in his bogey-free nine-under par 63 in Round 2...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 1,562 reads 1 comments

  6. Players and PGA Championship to Offer $10 Million in Purses for 2014

    It looks like the economic recession is officially over in the United States. Let’s check some key financial indicators. The Dow Jones Average is over 15,750, an all-time high, and the median household income is over $51,000...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 4,815 reads 1 comments

  7. Stacy Lewis Defends at the Mizuno Classic on the LPGA Tour

    Stacy Lewis is the defending champion this week at the Mizuno Classic in Japan. She rallied from a seven-shot deficit last year to shoot a final-round eight-under 64 and win by a single stroke...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 1,222 reads 1 comments

  8. New PGA China Tour Affects Golf Professionals Around the Globe

    PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem announced a new professional golf tour for China. In partnership with the China Golf Association (CGA) and event promoter China Olympic Sports Industry, ...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 3,444 reads 6 comments

  9. "Big 3” Dominate LPGA Tour in 2013

    A new Big Three has taken over women’s golf. Inbee Park, Suzann Pettersen and Stacy Lewis have dominated the LPGA Tour this season...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 1,518 reads 0 comments

  10. Nick Price Still Wants Changes to Presidents Cup Format

    Nick Price suggested changes be made to the Presidents Cup format after he was named the International captain for the 2013 matches...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 1,954 reads 8 comments

  11. Lydia Ko Petitions LPGA Tour for Professional Status

    Golf Channel Senior Writer Randall Mell announced on Morning Drive that teenage golf phenomenon Lydia Ko will petition LPGA Tour Commissioner Michael Whan for full tour membership...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 1,125 reads 1 comments

  12. Sluggish Ohio State Buckeyes Remain Undefeated Without Cornerback Bradley Roby

    The Ohio State Buckeyes (7-0, 3-0) remain undefeated, adding a 34-24 victory over the visiting Iowa Hawkeyes on Saturday even though cornerback Bradley Roby was ejected for targeting...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 1,440 reads 40 comments

  13. Michelle Wie Falls Short in LPGA KEB HanaBank Championship

    Michelle Wie might be finding her way back to the winners circle soon on the LPGA Tour. She posted three good rounds this week at the KEB-HanaBank Championship in Incheon, South ...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 3,727 reads 1 comments

  14. Shanshan Feng Wins Inaugural Reignwood LPGA Classic

    China's own Shanshan Feng won the inaugural Reignwood LPGA Classic held in Beijing on Sunday. Feng is just 24 years old and is the first woman from China to become a member of the LPGA Tour...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 885 reads 1 comments

  15. Presidents Cup Singles Matches We Want to See

    The Presidents Cup is winding down at Muirfield Village. Team USA has a commanding six point lead and should win its eighth Presidents Cup. The last session on Sunday will feature 12 singles matches...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 1,200 reads 1 comments

  16. Formula to Fix the Presidents Cup

    Much is being made this week about the 1-7-1 record of the International team in the nine previous Presidents Cup matches. Many are calling this a must-win for the International team to keep the biennial competition relevant...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 609 reads 6 comments

  17. Presidents Cup Generates Millions for PGA Tour and Charity

    Twenty years ago, the PGA Tour initiated the Presidents Cup to create a cash cow that could imitate the riches generated by the Ryder Cup...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 2,759 reads 6 comments

  18. Ranking the 10 Most Memorable Stories from the 2013 PGA Tour Season

    It's only September, but the PGA Tour just completed the 2013 season. The Presidents Cup is now looming, and the 2014 PGA Tour season will start in two weeks...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 1,117 reads 1 comments

  19. Web.com Tour Championship Will Issue 25 PGA Tour Cards

    Now that the FedEx Cup has been decided and Henrik Stenson has seen his bank account grow by $11.4 million, 125 golf professionals will compete for the last chance at 25 PGA Tour cards for next season...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 1,653 reads 0 comments

  20. Ranking the 10 Most Impressive Performances of 2013 PGA Tour Season

    The 2013 PGA Tour season came to an end with Henrik Stenson winning the Tour Championship and the FedEx Cup. 2013 also saw some other phenomenal performances. Tiger Woods won five titles...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 2,684 reads 4 comments

  21. Final 30 Will Divide $33 Million in the PGA Tour Championship

    The FedEx Cup field is down to the final 30 for the Tour Championship this week at historic East Lake Country Club in Atlanta. All 30 are playing for the $1.44 million first-place check and a piece of the $8 million purse...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about 1 year ago 11,701 reads 0 comments

  22. Tiger Woods' Drama-Filled Year Continues at BMW Championship

    Tiger Woods has definitely regained the form that has made him the most watched and written-about athlete on the planet...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about over 1 year ago 3,800 reads 3 comments

  23. Jim Furyk Responds to Presidents Cup Omission with 59 in FedEx Cup Playoffs

    Evidently, Jim Furyk felt slighted by his omission from the Presidents Cup team. Fred Couples picked Webb Simpson and rookie Jordan Spieth for the team instead of Furyk. Furyk has been member of eight Ryder Cup teams and seven Presidents Cup teams.

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about over 1 year ago 3,590 reads 7 comments

  24. Birthday Tribute to Arnold “The King” Palmer

    Arnold Palmer will celebrate his 84th birthday Tuesday, September 10, at home in Latrobe, Pa. Palmer brought professional golf to television sets all across the land and drew working-class America to the game of golf...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about over 1 year ago 3,027 reads 2 comments

  25. FedEx Cup Playoffs: 10 Surprising Names Outside the Top 30

    After a week respite, the FedEx Cup playoffs resume with the BMW Championship from Conway Farms near Chicago...

    Fred Altvater Written by Fred Altvater about over 1 year ago 9,023 reads 1 comments