<![CDATA[Golf News | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/golf/ en-us Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:00:25 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:00:25 CST Golf 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com Golf back in the Olympics after 112 years, but for how long? http://www.kansascity.com/news/article86470202.html#storylink=rss For the longest time, golf's biggest headache in preparing for a return to the Olympics was getting a new course built in Rio de Janeiro.

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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 15:44:03 CDT By DOUG FERGUSON ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/article86470202.html
Omar Uresti opens 2-shot lead in PGA Professional http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86536507.html#storylink=rss Former PGA Tour player Omar Uresti shot a 2-under 70 on Tuesday at Turning Stone to increase his lead to two strokes in the PGA Professional Championship.

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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 19:23:06 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86536507.html
Webb running out of time for Olympic dream http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article86536467.html#storylink=rss One of Karrie Webb's greatest thrills was carrying the Olympic torch on the eve of the Sydney Games in 2000. She had a cousin who played for the Australian women's basketball team in the 1984 Olympics, and she has been a huge fan since then.

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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 19:23:07 CDT By DOUG FERGUSON ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article86536467.html
Marla Ridenour: More defections leave golf fighting for its Olympic future http://www.kansascity.com/sports/golf/article86539312.html#storylink=rss Defections by some of the world's top golfers from this summer's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro have been have been primarily because of Zika.

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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 03:00:00 CDT By MARLA RIDENOUR ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/golf/article86539312.html
Spieth facing long odds of a better year than '15 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86499437.html#storylink=rss Any other year, Jordan Spieth would feel this has been a very good season.

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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 17:08:04 CDT By DOUG FERGUSON ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86499437.html
Flood carves a path of destruction at historic resort http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article86481602.html#storylink=rss At West Virginia's usually immaculate Greenbrier resort, the grandstands set up for a PGA tournament that was supposed to start the week of July Fourth now look out on a muddy, gouged-out golf course strewn with trash, tires, refrigerators and severed trees.

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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 16:24:03 CDT By JONATHAN MATTISE ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article86481602.html
Montgomerie qualifies for British Open http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86463367.html#storylink=rss Colin Montgomerie will play at the British Open for the first time since 2010 after qualifying for golf's oldest major on Tuesday.

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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 15:39:06 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86463367.html
Billy Hurley III to skip British Open for sister's wedding http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article86455307.html#storylink=rss Billy Hurley III wouldn't miss his sister's wedding for anything — not even the British Open.

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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:48:04 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article86455307.html
Golf Glance http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86413372.html#storylink=rss All Times Eastern

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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 11:58:05 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86413372.html
Shane Lowry withdraws from Olympics over Zika concern http://www.kansascity.com/news/article86389387.html#storylink=rss Shane Lowry of Ireland says if the Olympics were anywhere other than Rio de Janeiro, he would be the first to show up. Instead, he is the sixth golfer to withdraw because of the Zika virus.

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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 11:54:07 CDT By DOUG FERGUSON ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/article86389387.html
Top-ranked Jason Day skipping Rio Olympics because of Zika http://www.kansascity.com/news/article86371707.html#storylink=rss Jason Day pulled out of the Olympics on Tuesday because of the Zika virus, costing golf its No. 1 player as it returns from a century-long absence at the games.

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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 11:39:00 CDT By DOUG FERGUSON ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/article86371707.html
Omar Uresti leads PGA Professional at Turning Stone http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86339717.html#storylink=rss Former PGA Tour player Omar Uresti shot a 5-under 67 on Monday at Turning Stone to take the second-round lead in the PGA Professional Championship

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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 20:43:04 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86339717.html
PGA's event at Riviera? Call it the Genesis Open http://www.kansascity.com/sports/golf/article86349862.html#storylink=rss The trifecta of change is complete for the PGA Tour event in Los Angeles.

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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 03:00:00 CDT By TOD LEONARD ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/golf/article86349862.html
McDowell among 11 alternates added to British Open http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86213997.html#storylink=rss Graeme McDowell, Francesco Molinari and Ryan Palmer are among 11 alternates added to the field for the British Open.

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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:18:12 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86213997.html
Muirfield plans another vote on admitting female members http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86164222.html#storylink=rss Muirfield intends to stage another vote on whether to admit female members after being stripped of its right to host the British Open.

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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 07:38:00 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86164222.html
LA event to be called Genesis Open http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article86160752.html#storylink=rss The PGA Tour event at Riviera in Los Angeles will be called the Genesis Open, the only title sponsor on tour to be known by a specific brand.

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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 06:53:01 CDT By DOUG FERGUSON ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article86160752.html
Muirfield plans another vote on admitting female members http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86157167.html#storylink=rss Muirfield intends to stage another vote on whether to admit female members after being stripped of its right to host the British Open.

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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 05:32:44 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86157167.html
Craig Bowden, Ryan Helminen share PGA Professional lead http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86137852.html#storylink=rss Craig Bowden and Ryan Helminen each shot 5-under 67 on Sunday at Turning Stone to share the first-round lead in the PGA Professional Championship.

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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 20:52:52 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86137852.html
British Open spot goes to Reno after Greenbrier canceled http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86136507.html#storylink=rss A spot in the British Open will be offered to the leading finisher in this week's Barracuda Championship.

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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 20:37:48 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86136507.html
Sherman Santiwiwatthanaphong wins Symetra Tour event http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86132107.html#storylink=rss Thailand's Sherman Santiwiwatthanaphong won the Island Resort Championship on Sunday at Sweetgrass Golf Club for her second career Symetra Tour title.

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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 20:28:00 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86132107.html
Golf Capsules http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article86133397.html#storylink=rss Billy Hurley III held the club in his left hand and fist pumped with his right. Not far from his Annapolis home and the Naval Academy he graduated from, he became a champion.

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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 20:23:01 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article86133397.html
No. 1 Lydia Ko wins LPGA Tour's NW Arkansas Championship http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86128907.html#storylink=rss Lydia Ko began the final round of the NW Arkansas Championship in a tie for the lead.

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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 20:23:01 CDT By KURT VOIGT ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86128907.html
Kirk Triplett rallies to win Champions event in Wisconsin http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86112867.html#storylink=rss Kirk Triplett rallied to win the inaugural American Family Insurance Championship on Sunday for his fifth PGA Tour Champions title, making four straight birdies in front of another large crowd at University Ridge.

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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 20:08:01 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86112867.html
Naval Academy grad Hurley wins Quicken Loans National http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86118477.html#storylink=rss Billy Hurley III held the club in his left hand and fist pumped with his right. The ball disappeared into the hole in front of him as the crowd roared, and Hurley let loose the emotion he'd been holding in.

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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 19:14:05 CDT By STEPHEN WHYNO ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86118477.html
A year after losing his father, Billy Hurley III finds first PGA Tour victory http://www.kansascity.com/sports/golf/article86133217.html#storylink=rss Billy Hurley III got more than just his first PGA Tour victory Sunday in the Quicken Loans National at Congressional Country Club. The 2004 Naval Academy graduate also got some closure on the most painful time in his life and some much-needed financial security for his future.

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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 03:00:00 CDT By DON MARKUS ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/golf/article86133217.html
PGA Tour cancels Greenbrier Classic amid West Virginia flood http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article85980707.html#storylink=rss The PGA Tour canceled the Greenbrier Classic, scheduled for July 7-10, on Saturday because of devastating flooding in West Virginia.

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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 19:45:00 CDT By STEPHEN WHYNO ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article85980707.html
Ollie Schniederjans wins Webcom Tour event in Wichita http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86122022.html#storylink=rss Ollie Schniederjans won the Air Capital Classic in hot conditions Sunday for his first Web.com Tour title, beating amateur Collin Morikawa and J.J. Spaun with an 18-foot birdie putt on the second hole of a playoff.

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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 18:28:02 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86122022.html
Henrik Stenson wins BMW Open by 3 shots on long day http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86087132.html#storylink=rss Henrik Stenson overcame four bogeys in the final round to earn his 10th European Tour title with a three-shot victory at the BMW International Open on Sunday.

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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 12:27:49 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86087132.html
Ko matches course record with 62, shares NW Arkansas lead http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86034607.html#storylink=rss Lydia Ko is comfortable on most any golf course she steps onto these days.

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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 20:19:01 CDT By KURT VOIGT ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86034607.html
Golf Capsules http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86035887.html#storylink=rss Naval Academy graduate Billy Hurley III shot a 4-under 67 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead over Ernie Els into the final round of the Quicken Loans National.

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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 20:03:49 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article86035887.html