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Boutier makes big run for 65 to open 4-shot lead at Tiburon

Nov. 19, 2021 17:53 PM EST

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — What looked to be a wide-open race for the richest prize in women's golf is now in the hands of Celine Boutier, who made seven birdies over the last 10 holes for a 7-under 65 and a four-shot lead Friday in the CME Group Tour Championship. For so much...

Leona Maguire thrives in star pairing for 62 to lead LPGA

Nov. 12, 2021 10:07 AM EST

BELLEAIR, Fla. (AP) — Solheim Cup star Leona Maguire thrived in a star grouping Thursday with an 8-under 62 for a two-shot lead over defending champion Sei Young Kim in the Pelican Women's Championship. Maguire played alongside Kim and Lexi Thompson. No one in the group...

Memorable year for Willie Mack III ends with trip to Mexico

Nov. 02, 2021 13:24 PM EDT

Willie Mack III is headed to the Mexican resort of Mayakoba on a sponsor’s exemption, the final act of what has been a memorable year. He measures his success more in making two cuts on the PGA Tour than the two tournaments he won on the Advocates Pro Golf Association,...

Ko has the lead at Founders Cup, 11 straight rounds in 60s

Oct. 07, 2021 20:22 PM EDT

WEST CALDWELL, N.J. (AP) — Jin Young Ko put a tough loss behind her quickly and ran off six birdies over a seven-hole stretch on the back nine for an 8-under 63 on Thursday to build a three-shot lead in the Cognizant Founders Cup. It was her 11th consecutive round in...

Celine Boutier rallies with a 63 to win ShopRite LPGA

Oct. 03, 2021 17:18 PM EDT

GALLOWAY, N.J. (AP) — Celine Boutier birdied two of her last three holes for an 8-under 63 and won the ShopRite LPGA Classic on Sunday when South Korea's best two players faltered down the stretch Sunday. Starting the final round five shots behind, Boutier ran off six...

Inbee Park, Jin Young Ko tied at the top in ShopRite LPGA

Oct. 02, 2021 18:59 PM EDT

GALLOWAY, N.J. (AP) — Inbee Park birdied three of her last five holes to match Jin Young Ko with a 6-under 65 and the leave two top South Koreans in the world tied for the lead Saturday in the ShopRite LPGA. Ko, the No. 2 player in the world, played in the morning on...

So Yeon Ryu, Ewart Shadoff share lead at ShopRite LPGA

Oct. 01, 2021 19:15 PM EDT

GALLOWAY, N.J. (AP) — So Yeon Ryu finally quit thinking about her swing and thought only about scoring just in time to birdie the last three holes for a 6-under 65 and a share of the lead with Jodi Ewart Shadoff in the ShopRite LPGA on Friday. Scoring was so low on the...

Cantlay too busy concentrating to think of celebrating

Sep. 14, 2021 15:48 PM EDT

Even with the kind of season that earned him the PGA Tour vote as player of the year, Patrick Cantlay doesn’t watch a lot of his golf highlights on television. And when he does, there are some things he doesn’t remember or can’t explain. Take...