Kerr wins again at Kingsmill in 2-hole playoff

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Cristie Kerr watched her short winning par putt fall on the second hole of a playoff against Suzann Pettersen, hugged her caddie, a few players who stayed around to watch and had one more…

Rookie Derek Ernst wins Wells Fargo in a playoff

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — One phone call changed his plans. One shot changed a whole lot more for Derek Ernst. Six days after Ernst received a call that he was in the Wells Fargo Championship as the fourth…
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Waipahu’s Williams to start Sunday for Angels

Waipahu native Jerome Williams as been promoted from the bullpen to the starting rotation. Angels Manager Mike Sciosca announced Saturday that the 31 year old will st...…

Mickelson, Watney tied for lead at Quail Hollow

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Phil Mickelson’s ball was just above the edge of the cart path, slightly below his feet, when he decided to hit a hard fade around the trees toward the green. The shot went out-of-bounds…

Rumford leads by 1, teen shoots 72 at China Open

TIANJIN, China (AP) — Brett Rumford of Australia shot a 3-under 69 Saturday to lead by one stroke after the third round of the China Open, while 16-year-old Dou Zecheng of China trailed by 10 strokes after a…

Mickelson takes 2-shot lead at Quail Hollow

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The bunker shot showed the magic of Phil Mickelson. He blasted out of the sand with so much side spin that the ball landed about 5 feet to the right of the flag on…
UH Rainbow Rally

UH sports fans fight to save the ‘Rainbow’

It's a game changer and those against the decision are not letting it happen without a fight. University of Hawaii Athletic Director Ben Jay's move to drop the "Rainbows" nickname from men's sports is causing a backlash.…

Mickelson takes charge at Quail Hollow

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Phil Mickelson has figured out the secret to the greens at Quail Hollow. Or maybe he’s just had a lot of good bounces for two days. Mickelson opened with a pair of 15-foot birdie…

12-year-old misses China cut, Ilonen shoots 63

TIANJIN, China (AP) — The youngest player to compete on the European Tour missed the cut, while Mikko Ilonen of Finland tied the course record with a 9-under 63 Friday for a three-shot lead at the China Open.…
UH Athletic Director Ben Jay

UH athletic director gets heat from supporters over nickname change

University of Hawaii Athletic Director Ben Jay is caught in the line of fire over his decision to change the nickname of the UH athletic teams. The latest shots aimed his way are in a scathing two-page letter from the UH Manoa Letterwinners Club.…

McIlroy opens with 67 at Wells Fargo

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — For all the talk about the greens, Rory McIlroy’s most important club was his driver Thursday in the Wells Fargo Championship. McIlroy kept the ball in play at Quail Hollow and gave himself plenty…
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Cole, Eggens, bring home Big West accolades

IRVINE, Calif.  – The Big West Conference announced its women’s water polo all-conference selections Wednesday as voted by the league coaches with five membe...…

McIlroy enters next phase of season

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Rory McIlroy enters the next phase of his season knowing that his fortunes can change without notice. That’s what happened last year. McIlroy had gone five months without winning, long enough to lose his…

Former official TV viewer on Tiger drop

NEW YORK (AP) — The television viewer who reported the illegal drop Tiger Woods took during the second round of the Masters was more than just a golf fan. Sports Illustrated reported Wednesday it was David Eger, a…

Players expecting a bumpy ride at Quail Hollow

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Quail Hollow has been a symbol of perfection for 10 years since it returned to the PGA Tour lineup, a beautifully manicured golf course where the six major champions who have won ranged from…

Singh out of tournament, day after exonerated

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Vijay Singh withdrew from the Wells Fargo Championship because of a sore back Wednesday, one day after the PGA Tour said it would not punish the Fijian for his admission that he used deer…

Tour drops its doping case against Vijay Singh

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The PGA Tour dropped its doping case against Vijay Singh on Tuesday based on new information from the World Anti-Doping Agency, which said using deer antler spray is no longer prohibited because it contains…