Stories by Doug Ferguson

Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015

Kisner breaks through with win, top 20 ranking

Hardly anyone knew Aiken's Kevin Kisner going into this year, but they do now.
By Doug Ferguson

Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015

Kevin Kisner wins RSM Classic

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. - Kevin Kisner ended a year marked by second-place finishes with his first PGA Tour victory Sunday at Sea Island.
By Doug Ferguson

Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015

Kisner leads RSM Classic after the first round

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -Kevin Kisner leads the RSM Classic, but Davis Love and his son were the talk of the first round.
By Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015

Kisner leaves Aiken for time being

Aiken resident Kevin Kisner will be living at Sea Island, Ga., through at least the end of the year as the house gets expanded.
By Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015

Johnson considers building golf school in China

Dustin Johnson and his college golf coach are looking into prospects for starting such a school in China.
By Doug Ferguson

Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015

Knox wins first PGA Tour title at HSBC Champions

SHANGHAI - Russell Knox made an unexpected trip to Shanghai and left with a most surprising victory Sunday. Knox became the first player to win a World Golf Championship in his debut.
By Doug Ferguson

Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015

Kisner still leads in China

SHANGHAI - Kevin Kisner shot 70 and is oe shot in front at the HSBC Champions.
By Doug Ferguson

Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015

Lahiri has come a long way in the past year

SHANGHAI - One year after Anirban Lahiri made his debut in the World Golf Championships, progress is measured by how much is at stake in the HSBC Champions.
By Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015

Spieth says hold off on naming new era in golf

Jordan Spieth says it's "a bit soon" to say he's part of a new era in golf
By Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015

McDowell plans to play early PGA Tour events in 2105

Graeme McDowell is going on nine months without a top 10 on any tour, so he is eager to get this year behind him and start all over again. He gets to do both in a span of three weeks.
By Doug Ferguson

Fields have been strong for PGA Tour season

The new PGA Tour season already is unusual because of the strength of the fields.
By Doug Ferguson

Monday, Oct. 26, 2015

New golf rules eliminate several disqualifications

Golfers no longer face automatic disqualification for two violations, including an incorrect scorecard, under the latest set of rules that reflect a little more leniency in handing out penalties.
By Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015

Ferguson: Short PGA Tour off-season can be valuable to some

NAPA, Calif. - The PGA Tour went 17 days from when Jordan Spieth's putt ended one season until Will MacKenzie's tee shot started another. For Steven Bowditch, who played in the Presidents Cup, the ...
By Doug Ferguson

Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015

Grillo wins in rookie debut at Silverado

NAPA, Calif. - Emiliano Grillo of Argentina won in his PGA Tour rookie debut Sunday at the Open by holing a 25-foot birdie putt for a 3-under 69, and then making the most out of a second ...
By Doug Ferguson

Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015

Steele narrowly hangs onto lead at PGA Tour season opener

NAPA, Calif. - Brendan Steele did just enough to keep the lead at the Open, even though he missed a chance to do more. Steele managed three pars for a 3-under 69 and a one-shot lead over ...
By Doug Ferguson

Friday, Oct. 16, 2015

Steele leads Open by two

NAPA, Calif. - Brendan Steele felt no different about his game Friday than when he tied the course record with a 63 in his opening round at the Open. The difference was seven shots. 
By Doug Ferguson

Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015

Pepper back to full-time golf broadcasting with CBS

NAPA, Calif. — CBS Sports filled a big void on its golf broadcasting team Wednesday by hiring Dottie Pepper, giving the network that covers the most PGA Tour events its first female voice.
By Doug Ferguson

Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015

Reed's golf season is far from over

The Presidents Cup followed the end of a long season for former Augusta State star Patrick Reed, and he still has a long way to go.
By Doug Ferguson

Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015

More drama, same outcome as US captures Presidents Cup

INCHEON, South Korea - The final hour when both teams thought they had it won. The clutch putt that turned a rookie into the hero. The stubbed chip that made the local star cover his face with ...
By Doug Ferguson

Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015

Presidents Cup set up for dramatic finish

INCHEON, South Korea - The Presidents Cup is truly up for grabs for the first time in 10 years. That's all the International team ever wanted. And it's what this event sorely needed.
By Doug Ferguson
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