Archive for the ‘Sports/Golf’ Category

Hannah Green’s 1st tour victory is a major at Women’s PGA Championship

Sunday, June 23rd, 2019

Australian Hannah Green made her first LPGA Tour victory a major when she won the Women's PGA Championship by one stroke from Park Sung-hyun in Chaska, Minnesota on Sunday.

Canadian Mackenzie Hughes holds share of lead at Travelers Championship

Thursday, June 20th, 2019

Canadian Mackenzie Hughes sank an 18-foot birdie putt on his final hole for a 6-under 64 to grab a share of the lead Thursday at the Travelers Championship.

Canada’s golfing elite thrilled to see Brooke Henderson break their record

Monday, June 17th, 2019
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Brooke Henderson is now the undisputed monarch of Canadian golf. The 21-year old from Smiths Falls, Ont., won the Meijer LPGA Classic on Sunday to break the Canadian record for professional golf titles and Her predecessors can't wait to see what she'll do next.

Gary Woodland denies history with U.S. Open title

Sunday, June 16th, 2019
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Gary Woodland denied Brooks Koepka's bold bid at history with two clutch shots and made U.S. Open memories of his own, starting with that silver trophy in his hands at Pebble Beach.

Brooke Henderson becomes winningest pro golfer in Canadian history

Sunday, June 16th, 2019

Brooke Henderson of Smiths Falls, Ont., won the Meijer LPGA Classic on Sunday to break the Canadian record for tour victories with nine.

Woodland takes 1-shot lead over Rose into U.S. Open final

Saturday, June 15th, 2019

Gary Woodland held it together Saturday with bold plays and two unlikely pars for a 2-under 69, giving him a one-shot lead over Justin Rose and his first appearance in the final group of a major.

Brooke Henderson leads Meijer LPGA Classic as she chases Canadian golf history

Saturday, June 15th, 2019

Brooke Henderson birdied the final three holes Saturday for a 3-under 69 and a two-stroke lead over Annie Park in the Meijer LPGA Classic.

Gary Woodland fires 6-under 65 to grab 2-shot lead at Pebble Beach

Friday, June 14th, 2019

Gary Woodland finished off a bogey-free round by making birdie from a divot in the fairway, giving him a 6-under 65 for a two-shot lead and the lowest 36-hole score in the six U.S. Opens at Pebble Beach.

Brooke Henderson vaults into lead after 1st round of LPGA Tour event

Friday, June 14th, 2019

Canada's Brooke Henderson has the lead after the first round of the Meijer LPGA Classic. The native of Smiths Falls, Ont., completed the suspended first round at 8-under 64 on Friday, giving her a one-stroke lead on Ashleigh Buhai of South Africa.

Justin Rose matches Tiger’s Pebble Beach record to take lead after 1st round

Thursday, June 13th, 2019

Justin Rose is the leader after the first round of the U.S. Open, with birdies on the last three holes to tie the Open scoring record at Pebble Beach with a 6-under 65.