This year's venue for the Senior PGA Championship has made news for reasons that have nothing to do with the tournament or the champion it might produce. The world's best 50-and-over golfers are competing for the first time at a course owned by a sitting president: Trump National Golf Club, on the Potomac River about 25 miles northwest of Washington. President Donald Trump has already visited the club four times since taking office.
One shot away from elimination in the morning, Arizona State capped off a dream day with a resilient performance to win the NCAA women's golf title. NCAA individual champion Monica Vaughn delivered the dramatic shot that kept the Sun Devils alive in the rain-delayed semifinals against Stanford. Linnea Strom, equally clutch in the morning semifinals, set off a wild celebration with one last birdie in the afternoon final that gave Arizona State a 3-1-1 victory over Northwestern. "We've been working so hard for this," Strom said. "All we've been talking about is this moment right here. I can't describe this feeling. It's amazing." Arizona State won its eighth women's golf title, extending its NCAA
FORT WORTH, Texas – Maybe the best news for Jordan Spieth on Thursday at the Dean & DeLuca Invitational is that no one asked about his putting following his opening round. Instead, the defending champion spent his post-round interview discussing how close his first-round 70 was to being something really good given the windy conditions on Day 1 at Colonial. “With gusty winds it's not going to end up where you think it's going to a lot of the time,” said Spieth, who struggled in the wind off the tee and hit just 5 of 14 fairways. “I felt like I missed some fairways by 1 to 5 yards today that made a complete difference in the way the hole played.” It could have been much worse after Spieth began