PGA TOUR GOLF BMW CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND 1
Jonathan Byrd waves to the gallery after finishing his round on the 9th hole during the first round of the BMW Championship at Cog Hill Golf and Country Club in Lemont, Illinois on September 6, 2007. Byrd finished with a 7-under-par 64 and leads the tournament after the first round. (UPI Photo/Brian Kersey)
Newly crowned U.S. Open champion Webb Simpson put together a bogey-free 66 Friday and moved a shot in front at the rain-delayed Greenbrier Classic.
Vijay Singh, holder of the PGA Tour record for most wins over age 40, took the lead at the Greenbrier Classic Thursday with his lowest round in six years.
Zach Johnson, Kevin Na and Matt Kuchar shared the lead at The Players Championship Friday and the world's No. 1 player failed to survive the 36-hole cut.
Rain hit the Augusta National Golf Club on the eve of the Masters Wednesday and weather loomed as a likely problem for golf's first major event of the year.
Phil Mickelson persevered to card a 1-under 70 Saturday and join Keegan Bradley atop the leaderboard after three rounds of the Northern Trust Open.
Phil Mickelson made up for a balky putter Friday by holing out twice from off the green and owned a one-shot lead midway through the Northern Trust Open.
Phil Mickelson holed a 35-foot chip shot for birdie on the final hole Thursday to take a one-shot lead after the opening round of the Northern Trust Open.
Steve Stricker's closing round of 4-under 69 Monday was enough to earn him a three-stroke victory at the season-opening Hyundai Tournament of Champions.
Steve Stricker sank four straight birdies to end his round Sunday, enabling him to maintain his five-stroke lead at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions.
Steve Stricker grabbed a five-stoke lead thanks to a 10-under-par 63 in Saturday's second round of the season-opening Hyundai Tournament of Champions.