As Southern California golfers continue to thrive on the world’s biggest stages, we’ll keep you updated. Check back each week for a roundup of the weekend’s happenings and how your favorite players are fairing.
Rickie Fowler finds himself down in Rio, preparing to represent Team USA at the Olympic Games.
Fowler will be paired with Justin Rose and Jhonattan Vegas on Thursday and Friday – slated to tee off at 6:58 a.m. and 5:03 a.m. (PDT) respectively.
On a day where scores were low (see: Jim Furyk’s 58) SoCal’s own Brendan Steele shot a blistering final-round 64 to crawl up into a T-17 finish at the Travelers Championship held at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, CT.
Jason Gore and Jamie Lovemark missed the CUT.
The Web.com TOUR was in Overland Park, Kansas for the Nicklaus GC at LionsGate.
Brandon Hagy shot weekend rounds of 65-67 to snag a ninth place finish at 18-under.
Bhavik Patel owned the first-round lead after an opening 63, but ended in a T-20 at 13-under.
John Merrick finished T-34.
Xander Schauffele and Max Homa both missed the CUT.
2015 Women’s Southern California Amateur Champion Andrea Lee made it all the way to the Quarterfinals of the U.S. Women’s Amateur at Rolling Green GC in Springfield, Pa.
Lee (Hermosa Beach, Calif.) fell to eventual champion Eun Jeong Seong on the final hole.
While on the grand stage, she turned some heads and earned the USGA’s “Top Performance” for the Round of 64: