Archives for: June 2008

Kenny Perry wins Buick Invitational; Park dominates U.S. Women's Open field

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Kenny Perry got closer to realizing his Ryder Cup ambitions Sunday with a win at the Buick Invitational. Perry shot a final-round 6-under-par 66 to defeat Woody Austin and Bubba Watson by a stroke. The victory likely guarantees him a spot on the Ryder Cu… more »

Cink wins Travelers, while Ji earns first LPGA Tour title at Wegmans

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Stewart Cink pushed aside questions about his ability to close out tournaments this weekend. Cink shot a 3-under-par 67 Sunday to win the Travelers Championship. He defeated Tommy Armour III and defending champ Hunter Mahan by a stroke … "I know the… more »

Tiger Woods out of 2008 PGA Tour season with knee injury

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Tiger Woods will miss the remainder of the 2008 PGA Tour season. The 14-time major winner has to have reconstructive ACL surgery on his left knee and rehabilitate a double stress fracture on his left tibia. Woods reportedly defied his doctor's advice to… more »

Tiger Woods wins U.S. Open, 14th major with playoff win over Rocco Mediate

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Tiger Woods held off Rocco Mediate, winning the U.S. Open at Torrey Pines with a par on the first playoff hole. Take a look over at Brandon Tucker's, Kiel Christianson's, William K. Wolfrum's, Tim McDonald's and Chris Baldwin's (live from Torrey Pines… more »

Tiger Woods, Rocco Mediate begin sudden-death tie at U.S. Open

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It took a birdie on hole No. 18, but Tiger Woods caught Rocco Mediate on the final hole, leading them still tied for the lead and both are preparing to tee off in sudden death action for the U.S. Open Title. See Chris Baldwin for more on the U.S. Open… more »

What time and channel can you see U.S. Open playoff with Tiger Woods and Rocco Mediate

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Wondering what time and channel to set your TV or Tivo or DVR to for today's U.S. Open playoff between Tiger Woods and Rocco Mediate: Look no further (courtesy Hookedongolfblog.com): ESPN: Monday 12 pm - 2 pm NBC: 2 pm - 4 pm ET I believe that… more »

Tiger Woods sinks clutch birdie putt to force playoff at U.S. Open

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Tiger Woods sank a 12-foot birdie putt at the end of play at the U.S. Open yesterday to force an 18-hole playoff with Rocco Mediate today. The two finished at 1-under-par 283 at Torrey Pines, making this year the first time since 2004 someone broke par i… more »

Woods, Mickelson struggle early at U.S. Open, with two little-known players leading

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The opening-round grouping of Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Adam Scott sucked up much of the attention at the U.S. Open yesterday, but the lead went to two near-unknowns. Kevin Streelman and Justin Hicks, both outside the top 600 in the world rankings,… more »

Wie qualifies for 2008 Open

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Michelle Wie has qualified for the U.S. Women's Open after scoring low on two golf courses this week. The 2008 Open will be played later this month at Interlachen Country Club in Edina, Minn ... "I think I did pretty well. It feels good to be playing… more »

Leonard wins Stanford St. Jude Championship; Tseng earns first major at LPGA Championship

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Justin Leonard earned his 12th career PGA Tour victory yesterday at the Stanford St. Jude Championship. He nailed a 19-foot birdie putt on the second extra hole to defeat Trevor Immelman and Robert Allenby in a playoff … Yani Tseng became the younge… more »

Tiger Woods paired with Mickelson, Scott at U.S. Open

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The USGA published the top pairings for the U.S. Open at Torrey Pines Wednesday. Tiger Woods is grouped with Phil Mickelson and third-ranked Adam Scott the first two days. Only one other time have Woods and Mickelson been paired together at the U.S. Open… more »

Kenny Perry wins third Memorial; Haas gets second straight at Principal Charity Classic

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Kenny Perry closed with a 3-under-par 69 Sunday to win his third Memorial title. Tiger Woods is the only other three-time winner at the event Jack Nicklaus built. The win is a big step toward Perry making the Ryder Cup team for the matches in Kentucky la… more »
 
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