Ryan Lavner

Ryan Lavner joined Golf Channel in 2012 as a staff writer for GolfChannel.com and was promoted to senior writer in 2016. He is a regular contributor to the Golf Central blog, covers the PGA Tour and is a college golf expert. He also regularly contributes to several digital properties on GolfChannel.com, including College Central, On the Clock, Fantasy Central and the Monday Scramble podcast.

Prior to joining the network, Lavner spent more than two years at Golfweek, covering everything from junior golf to the PGA Tour.

A native of western New York, Lavner graduated from the University of Georgia.






Latest articles by Ryan Lavner

Apr 29, 2017 7:31 PM ET
Fun comes easily to the lighthearted pair of Jonas Blixt and Cameron Smith, who have laughed their way to a four-shot lead. Read More
Apr 29, 2017 7:11 PM ET
Ryan Palmer was so confident that his partner would make a final birdie that he didn’t even bother to take out his putter. Then Jordan Spieth missed. Read More
Apr 29, 2017 6:53 PM ET
No matter the format, the team of Jonas Blixt and Cameron Smith has yet to make a bogey this week at the Zurich Classic. Read More