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

Aug 23, 2016 9:20 AM ET
Jim Furyk has played his way into serious Ryder Cup consideration, but several other U.S. players have done little positive. Read More
Aug 17, 2016 6:33 PM ET
Spider Miller says his 2015 Walker Cup squad suffering the worst U.S. loss in history "in no way diminishes" his enthusiasm for captaining the 2017 team. Read More
Aug 17, 2016 1:49 PM ET
Eight days ago, Noah Goodwin withdrew from the Junior PGA Championship with sharp pain in his upper back. Read More