Ben Martin made a 45-foot eagle putt to regain the lead and finished with a 20-foot birdie putt for a 3-under 68 and his first PGA Tour victory Sunday in the Shriners Hospital for Children Open.
Martin played his final four holes at the TPC Summerlin in 4-under par, though no shot was more important than the eagle.
Kevin Streelman ran off five birdies in a six-hole stretch to...
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We’re now officially two weeks into the 2014-2015 PGA Tour season and we’ve already had our first amazing Sunday battle. Ben Martin outlasted Kevin Streelman and a host of other contenders — including U.S. Ryder Cup players Jimmy Walker and Webb Simpson — for the title at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Memorial at TPC Summerlin in Las Vegas.
Add in the Volvo World...
LAS VEGAS (AP) Ben Martin made a 45-foot eagle putt on the 16th hole that sent him to his first PGA Tour victory Sunday in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.
Martin was one shot behind Kevin Streelman when his eagle put him back in the lead. He closed with a birdie for a 3-under 68 and a two-shot victory at the TPC Summerlin. The 27-year-old from South Carolina won in his...
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Well, that’s unfortunate. Kevin Streelman found one of the many trees at Firestone CC, but not in ordinary fashion, to say the least.
His tee shot on the par-4 third hole somehow lodged itself into the bark of a tree. I don’t really know how that happens, but it’s unlike anything I’ve ever seen before.
Take a look:
If only we could see the entirety of the shot to determine...
Kevin Streelman just made a kid’s day.Streelman’s parents ‘aren’t feeling well’ and couldn’t make it to Wednesday’s practice round, so he turned those tickets into a dream come true for a young golfer. Streelman tweeted he had two tickets and offered the passes to a junior golfer and a parent who’ve never been to Augusta.Bad News- mom and dad aren’t feeling well...
This is an awesome story.
Two-time PGA Tour winner Kevin Streelman’s parents unfortunately fell ill before watching their son compete in his third Masters, according to his twitter account.
According to USA Today, instead of giving them to a privileged friend or allowing some already-rich ticket broker to get their hands on them, Streelman had a much more impactful idea for what...
Kevin Streelman earned his first PGA Tour victory Sunday at the Tampa Bay Championship, shooting a final-round 67 to finish two shots ahead of Boo Weekley. The win came in Streelman's 153rd career PGA Tour start.
Here are Five Things to take away from Sunday at Innisbrook:
1. Man of Streel
Streelman could enjoy his first winner's walk up No. 18. A 19-foot birdie putt...
PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) -- Kevin Streelman finally won on the PGA Tour with a game that looked as if he had done this many times before.
Streelman didn't make a bogey over the final 37 holes on the tough Copperhead course at Innisbrook. He didn't miss a shot over the last 11 holes on his way to a 4-under 67 on Sunday for a two-shot win in the Tampa Bay Championship.
Kevin Streelman finally won on the PGA Tour with a game that looked as if he had done this many times before.
Streelman didn't make a bogey over the final 37 holes on the tough Copperhead course at Innisbrook. He didn't miss a shot over the last 11 holes Sunday on his way to a 4-under-par 67. That gave him a two-shot win over Boo Weekley in the Tampa Bay Championship.
PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) -- Kevin Streelman figured a good round Saturday would at least get him in the mix at the Tampa Bay Championship.
It wound up giving him a share of the lead.
Adam Scott and K.J. Choi led a surprising retreat at Innisbrook, allowing for a wild game of musical chairs at the top of the leaderboard with nothing remotely close to being settled going into the final...