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Thomas, Scott retain share of early lead at Riviera

Justin Thomas nearly holed a 9-iron for birdie, and then made par by hitting a flop shot from the putting surface over the bunker on the par-3 sixth at Riviera, to cap off a 6-under 65 and share the lead with Adam Scott at the rain-delayed Genesis Open…

Sweden’s Langfors leads by 1 after 3 rounds of World Super 6

Sweden’s Per Langfors was at the top of the leaderboard after three rounds of the World Super 6, with Ireland’s Paul Dunne, Norway’s Kristoffer Reitan and Australian Brad Kennedy one stroke behind in the European Tour event. Reitan shot 65, Dunne 66 and Kennedy 69. ”Obviously, you don’t want to have to play the first round because you might lose,” Dunne said.

Women’s Golf Starts Spring Season At Allstate Sugar Bowl

BATON ROUGE, La. – The LSU women’s golf team is geared up to start the 2019 Spring season at the Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate in New Orleans on February 17-19. The first two rounds at the English Turn Golf & Country Club begin at 9 a.m. CT with Tuesday’s third round action starting at 8 a.m. CT. Kathleen Gallagher, Kendall Griffin, Monica Dibildox, Presley Baggett and Alden Wallace will be the lineup for the Tigers with Mary Frances Chauvin competing as an individual. The team, under the direction of first-year head coach Garrett Runion, has made great strides through the first half of the season. LSU is currently averaging 297.78 per round, down from last season’s 301.96 average, over

Georgia Tech Golf Returns to Action in Puerto Rico

THE FLATS – Georgia Tech’s golf team returns to action for its second event of the spring season this weekend, traveling to Rio Grande, Puerto Rico for the 27th Puerto Rico Classic, which begins Sunday. Pairings and live scoring via Golfstat  |  Coach Heppler audio TOURNAMENT INFORMATION – Georgia Tech is making its 27th appearance in the Puerto Rico Classic, typically the second event on the Yellow Jackets’ spring schedule after its opening trip to Hawai’i, having participated in every renewal of this tournament. The 54-hole event runs from Sunday through Tuesday with a shotgun start at 8 a.m. Sunday and Monday, and a final round start time of 7:30 a.m. After a one-year hiatus due to damage

Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Callaway Golf Co (ELY) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $505.12 Million

Equities analysts expect Callaway Golf Co (NYSE:ELY) to post $505.12 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Seven analysts have issued estimates for Callaway Golf’s earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $508.38 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $500.66 million. Callaway Golf posted sales of $403.19 million in the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year-over-year growth rate of 25.3%. The firm is scheduled to issue its next earnings report on Thursday, April 25th. On average, analysts expect that Callaway Golf will report full year sales of $1.69 billion for the current year, with estimates ranging from $1.68 billion to

Golf: Thomas, Scott lead at rainy Genesis Open

Justin Thomas and Adam Scott were tied for the lead at 10-under par in the second round of the PGA Tour’s Genesis Open on Friday when play was suspended at Riviera due to another day of heavy rain. With no player able to complete the first round on Thursday due to the weather, the field were making up for lost time on Friday. Thomas and Scott shot matching 66s in their first rounds while J.B. Holmes shot a 63 to lead at the end of the opening round with Jordan Spieth one shot behind.

The Swinging Landshark: Your weekly Ole Miss golf update

As you may have heard, OUR LORD THORNBERRY has left the fold, on to conquer new lands and vanquish new foes. By that we mean Ole Miss golf stud Braden Thornberry will skip his senior year to go pro. But our benevolent lord saw fit to leave the Ole Miss golfing kingdom in the hands of a talented crop of Rebel golfers, both old and new. It’ll be much more of a team effort this fall. The Rebs are anchored by seniors Josh Seiple and Beau Briggs and flanked by a group of talented sophomores and freshmen, any number of which could fill the five man line-up from week to week. Seiple had a solid fall, carding a top five finish at the Marquette Intercollegiate. He also fired his lowest ever round as a

Thomas, Scott share lead at rain-delayed Riviera

Justin Thomas was playing well enough to want to keep going, with six birdies in a seven-hole stretch before it was too dark to continue Friday at the Genesis Open. “It’s hard playing 30 holes, but it’s really hard when it’s raining and it’s soft,” Thomas said after making 14 birdies on a long day that sent him home tied for the lead with Adam Scott at 10-under par. Thomas, who opened with a 5-under 66 in the morning, was 5 under for his second round through 12 holes.

Tour Pro Workouts

ABOUT Spanish tour pro Belen Mozo, who joined the LPGA in 2011, has always combined physical fitness with golf technique to raise her game. As a top-level player and fitness enthusiast, Mozo understands both sides and strives to balance them. She const…