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

Oct 19, 2016 2:47 PM ET
A new rule that would allow substitutions in college golf was not approved by the NCAA oversight committee. Read More
Oct 18, 2016 2:15 PM ET
Davis Love III will be enshrined along with Ian Woosnam, Lorena Ochoa, Meg Mallon and Henry Longhurst next September. Read More
Oct 18, 2016 10:07 AM ET
Phil Mickelson is still a force at the age of 46, while Tiger Woods is publicly plotting post-career plans and struggling to return to competition. Read More