• Defending champ Seong reaches US Girls’ Junior quarters

    PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — Defending champion Eun Jeong Seong of South Korea won two matches Thursday at Ridgewood Country Club to advance to the U.S. Girls’ Junior quarterfinals.

  • US swept by England on opening day of UL International Crown

    GURNEE, Ill. (AP) — For the United States and Taiwan, the first session of the UL International Crown was a repeat of the first day of the inaugural event two years ago.

  • Woody Austin leads Senior British Open at Carnoustie

    CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — Woody Austin made four birdies in a six-hole stretch on the back nine and finished with a 4-under 68 to take the first-round lead in the Senior British Open.

  • Defending champion Seong advances in US Girls’ Junior

    PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — Defending champion Eun Jeong Seong of South Korea won her opening match Wednesday in the U.S. Girls’ Junior Championship, topping Katherine Muzi of Walnut, California, 5 and 4.

  • Jason Day, of Australia, watches an iron shot during the Pro-Am for the Canadian Open golf tournament at Glen Abbey in Oakville, Ontario, Wednesday, July 20, 2016. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

    David Hearn set for Canadian Open at Glen Abbey

    OAKVILLE, Ontario (AP) — David Hearn signed every hat, flag and ticket handed to him. He took off his sunglasses and put them behind his cap for every photo and asked the name of every young fan as he made his way off the 18th green at Glen Abbey on Wednesday at the Canadian Open pro-am.

  • 2018 UL International Crown set for South Korea

    GURNEE, Ill. (AP) — The 2018 UL International Crown will be played at Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea.

  • Stacy Lewis chips onto the 17th green during the third round of the Marathon Classic LPGA golf tournament at Highland Meadows Golf Club in Sylvania, Ohio, Saturday, July 16, 2016. (Katie Rausch/The Blade via AP)

    UL Crown first step on run-up to women’s golf at Rio Games

    GURNEE, Ill. (AP) — Women’s golf gets off to a running start this week on its return to the Olympics with the UL International Crown, a 32-player, eight-team event that could provide a preview to which nation rules the upcoming Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro.

  • Phil Mickelson of the United States places his ball prior to putting on the 13th green during the final round of the British Open Golf Championship at the Royal Troon Golf Club in Troon, Scotland, Sunday, July 17, 2016. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)

    Mickelson likes a major where emphasis isn’t on par

    TROON, Scotland (AP) — Even during a week when the USGA didn’t have a championship, it still came under scrutiny by way of comparisons.