Golf

July 10, 2019 - 5:01 pm
MIAMI (AP) — President Donald Trump's golf resort near Miami is hosting a tournament where strippers will serve as caddies. The Shadow All Star Tournament is organized by a Hialeah strip club, Shadow Cabaret. The club is advertising on Facebook and its website that the event will be held Saturday...
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Shanshan Feng of China tees off at the final round of the Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic on Sunday, July 7, 2019 in Hobart, Wis. (Chris Kohley/The Post-Crescent via AP)
July 07, 2019 - 9:13 pm
ONEIDA, Wis. (AP) — Shanshan Feng set a high target for such low scoring at the Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic, and she figured she had done enough. Three birdies in a four-hole stretch had taken her from three shots behind to one shot ahead Sunday, or so she thought. It was only after she hit 7-...
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Matthew Wolff kisses the trophy after winning the 3M Open golf tournament Sunday, July 7, 2019, in Blaine, Minn. (AP Photo/Andy Clayton- King)
July 07, 2019 - 8:32 pm
BLAINE, Minn. (AP) — Six weeks after winning the NCAA individual title with Oklahoma State, Matthew Wolff wrapped up just his third tournament as a professional. He took home a trophy and a PGA Tour card. Even if the 20-year-old was playing the 3M Open on a sponsor exemption in a field with far...
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Tiffany Joh tees off during the second round of the Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic golf tournament Friday, July 5, 2019, in Oneida, Wis. (Chris Kohley/The Post-Crescent via AP)
July 06, 2019 - 9:59 pm
ONEIDA, Wis. (AP) — Sung Hyun Park made her seventh birdie in 11 holes to build a three-shot lead and she still had a par 5 to play Saturday, a daunting position for those trying to catch the No. 1 player in the Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic. It all changed so suddenly. Park hit into the water on...
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Matthew Wolff hits his ball out of the rough along the side of the 18th hole during the third round of the 3M Open golf tournament in Blaine, Minn., Saturday, July 6, 2019. (Aaron Lavinsky/Star Tribune via AP)
July 06, 2019 - 8:02 pm
BLAINE, Minn. (AP) — Matthew Wolff and Collin Morikawa grew up about 30 minutes apart in California and golfed against each other in high school. That was only a few years ago. Sunday's competition could result in a much bigger reward. The first-month professionals are in prime positions for one to...
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Tiffany Joh tees off during the second round of the Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic golf tournament Friday, July 5, 2019, in Oneida, Wis. (Chris Kohley/The Post-Crescent via AP)
July 05, 2019 - 9:55 pm
ONEIDA, Wis. (AP) — Yealimi Noh began her week trying to qualify for the Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic. She played the opening two rounds alongside an amateur whom she beat by 73 shots. And now she goes into the weekend paired with the No. 1 player in women's golf. Noh believes six months of hard...
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Bryson DeChambeau greets fans as he leaves the ninth hole during the second round of the 3M Open golf tournament in Blaine, Minn., Friday, July 5, 2019. (Jerry Holt/Star Tribune via AP)
July 05, 2019 - 7:38 pm
BLAINE, Minn. (AP) — Bryson DeChambeau figured a score well into the double digits below par could win the inaugural 3M Open. He's already there, halfway through. DeChambeau dominated the second round, racking up nine birdies to finish Friday at a career-low 62 and vault into the lead with a 14-...
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Steve Stricker hugs family members after winning the U.S. Senior Open following the final round of play on Sunday, June 30, 2019, at Notre Dame's Warren Golf Course in South Bend, Ind. (Michael Caterina/South Bend Tribune via AP)
June 30, 2019 - 7:54 pm
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Steve Stricker made his U.S. Senior Open debut one for the record book. Stricker birdied the opening hole Sunday and never was threatened on his way to a 1-under 69 for a six-shot victory. He finished at 19-under 261 on the Warren Golf Course at Notre Dame, breaking by three...
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Steve Stricker hits out of a bunker on the second hole during the third round of the U.S. Senior Open golf tournament Saturday, June 29, 2019, at Warren Golf Course in South Bend, Ind. (Robert Franklin/South Bend Tribune via AP)
June 29, 2019 - 9:23 pm
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Steve Stricker is the man to beat when he shows up on the PGA Tour Champions. "Let's just get it on the table, Steve Stricker is kind of becoming a jerk," fellow player Billy Andrade joked Friday, a day before Stricker opened a six-stroke lead in the U.S. Senior Open...
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Nate Lashley drives on the 17th tee during the third round of the Rocket Mortgage Classic golf tournament, Saturday, June 29, 2019, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
June 29, 2019 - 6:18 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Nate Lashley shot a bogey-free, 9-under 63 on Saturday to open a six-stroke lead in the Rocket Mortgage Classic at 23-under 193. The 36-year-old Lashley slipped into the field at Detroit Golf Club as an alternate and the 353rd-ranked player has put himself in position to win for the...
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