Frittelli wins John Deere for first PGA Tour title
SILVIS, Ill. (AP) — Dylan Frittelli won the John Deere Classic on Sunday for his first PGA Tour title, closing with a 7-under 64 for a two-stroke victory over Russell Henley.
Tringale, Landry share John Deere Classic lead
SILVIS, Illinois (AP) — Cameron Tringale and Andrew Landry topped the John Deere Classic leaderboard Saturday, with a half-dozen guys right behind them.
Kim leads by 1 after 1st round at Valero Texas Open
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Si Woo Kim has gotten off to a fast start and is leading after the first round of the Valero Texas Open.
And Rickie Fowler appears to be back on track for another strong...
Another clutch 6-iron for McDowell leads to big win
Two of the most significant shots Graeme McDowell has hit in his career were a 6-iron, for different reasons and on entirely different stages.
Graeme McDowell wins at Corales Puntacana Resort
PUNTA CANA, Dominican Republic (AP) — Graeme McDowell won the Corales Puntacana Resort & Club Championship on Sunday for his first PGA Tour title since November 2015, closing with a 3-under 69 for...
Our cameras were at the surprise party in honor of local golfer Chris Stroud's PGA tournament win - did we see you there?
Chris Stroud enters today's final round of the PGA Championship one stroke behind leader Kevin Kisner after shooting an even round 71 on Saturday at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte.
He'll tee off in the final group at 1:45 p.m.
Stroud ended his third round tied with Hideki Matsuyama and in contention for his second tournament win in two weeks.
He won the Barracuda Championship last week in Reno, Nevada - his first tournament win in his 11 years on the tour.
Kisner survives wild finish to take PGA lead
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Even after his shot bounced high off a concrete bridge over a creek, Kevin Kisner wasn't in the clear at the PGA Championship.
His golf ball was buried in thick grass on a hill above the water. As he looked across to the 18th green at Quail Hollow, wondering how he could even keep it on the green, a leaderboard reminded him of how many players were suddenly in the mix at the final major of the year.
Chris Stroud has become surprise story at PGA Championship
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Chris Stroud is known by friends as Mr. Positivity, but even he couldn't have imagined he'd be playing in the PGA Championship this week, let alone have a chance of win it.
Stroud has become the surprise story of the tournament, teeing off in the final paring on Sunday alongside tournament leader Kevin Kisner.
A glance at the third round of the PGA Championship
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A brief look at the third round of the PGA Championship (all times EDT):
LEADING: Kevin Kisner is 7 under after shooting a 1-over 72. He has a one-stroke lead.
JUST BEHIND: Chris Stroud and Hideki Matsuyama were at 6 under.
The Latest: Kisner has PGA lead after wild finish
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the PGA Championship (all times local):
Kevin Kisner is the leader going into the final round of the PGA Championship after a wild finish at Quail Hollow.
Kisner had a two-shot lead with three holes to play when he hit a shot into the water on the 16th hole and made double bogey. Then, he pulled his approach on the 18th and got the break of the tournament. The ball bounced off a concrete bridge into the rough, allowing him to escape with bogey.
Stroud goes from 1st tour victory to 68 in PGA
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Chris Stroud opened with a 68 in the PGA Championship, not bad for someone still walking around in a fog.
Four days ago, Stroud was in Nevada playing the final round of the Barracuda Championship and looking forward to a week at home in Houston with his family. Then he hit a 5-wood to 5 feet on the final hole and made eagle, got into a playoff and made birdie on the second extra hole to win for the first time on the PGA Tour.
A glance at the first round of the PGA Championship
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A brief look at the first round of the PGA Championship (all times EDT):
LEADING: Thorbjorn Olesen and Kevin Kisner, who both were at 4-under 67.
JUST BEHIND: Five players were a stroke back — Grayson Murray, Gary Woodland, Brooks Koepka, Chris Stroud and D.A. Points.
QUEST FOR THE SLAM: Jordan Spieth began his chase for the career Grand Slam with a 72 during which the accomplished putter didn't make one from longer than 5 feet.
Stroud wins Barracuda Championship on 2nd playoff hole
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Chris Stroud ended more than a decade of futility on the PGA Tour with two of the most important shots of his career.
One was a 5-wood to 5 feet on the final hole of the Barracuda Championship that got him into a playoff. The other was a 5-iron to 12 feet on the par-5 18th hole that made him a PGA Tour winner for the first time in 11 years and 289 tournaments.
"Eleven years I've waited for that," Stroud said when he was introduced as a tour winner. "So it's a dream come true."