• Casey complicates FedExCup scenarios
    Golf Channel

    Casey complicates FedExCup scenarios

    ATLANTA – A PGA Tour official approached Paul Casey, the 54-hole leader at the Tour Championship, following his Saturday 65 and began running through the various scenarios that could end with him winning the FedExCup. “I said it's all irrelevant if I don't get the job done,” said Casey, who leads Kevin Kisner and Xander Schauffele by two strokes. Casey’s competitive blinders aside, the scenarios that lead to the Englishman hoisting the $10 million check are much more complicated. Casey can win the Tour Championship and be crowned the season-long champion if points-leader Jordan Spieth, who is currently tied for 13th place, finishes fifth or worse. At second on the points list, if Justin Thomas,

  • Reuters1 hour ago

    Golf-Fowler expects Big Apple to energise Presidents Cup

    The Presidents Cup has never quite roused the passion of golf's Ryder Cup, but Rickie Fowler thinks this might change when the biennial event between U.S. and International teams hits the Big Apple this week. With New York's vociferous fans sure to amp up the atmosphere, and the International team desperate to end a six-event losing streak dating back to 2005, Fowler is hoping for a competitive week. "The Presidents Cup has a little bit more of a laid back feel, but I think this one will have more of a Ryder Cup feel,” Fowler, who will be playing on the American team, said in a telephone interview.

  • Shee and Wang Finish Top Ten After First Two Rounds

    Shee and Wang Finish Top Ten After First Two Rounds

    CANTON, Mass. - Sophomores Kaitleen Shee and Linda Wang saw success for the Red Storm, carding a two-round score of a five-over 149 on the first day of the Boston College Intercollegiate, propelling them to share of ninth place. Shee registered her best performance in round one of the tournament, recording four birdies, three that came on the back nine to notch a first round 74. Wang shot terrific in round two with a tournament low 73 for the Johnnies to advance 11 spots on the leader board. Junior Lydia Kim wasn't available due to illness, as a result freshman Andrea Sanchez played in the No. 4 spot. Sanchez carded a 158 (+14) followed by sophomore Sofie Huseby who shot a 163 (+19). Rounding