Articles by Ryan Lavner

Aug 17, 2017 10:22 PM ET
Doug Ghim's father and caddie, Jeff, has been by his son's side throughout his amateur career, and now they are enjoying (possibly) his last U.S. Am. Read More
Aug 17, 2017 5:27 PM ET
One of the biggest surprises of this amateur season was that Braden Thornberry decided to return to Ole Miss in the fall. Read More
Aug 16, 2017 8:55 PM ET
Joaquin Niemann’s reward for two days of strong play at the U.S. Amateur was an opening match against Braden Thornberry. Read More
Aug 16, 2017 7:45 PM ET
The decision to announce Team USA's full 10-man roster for Walker Cup roster following the conclusion of this week's U.S. Am has thrown everyone for a loop. Read More
Aug 15, 2017 6:00 PM ET
He's No. 2 in the world and carrying the weight of a country on his shoulders. Who is the player – and man – behind the sunglasses? Read More
Aug 14, 2017 6:00 PM ET
In an era where young stars approach the game as friends as well as competitors, Justin Thomas is the latest to hoist a major trophy. Read More
Aug 13, 2017 10:11 PM ET
Formerly known for being buddies with Jordan Spieth, Justin Thomas stamped his own identity Sunday by winning his first major, the PGA. Read More
Aug 12, 2017 10:02 PM ET
Kevin Kisner has taken plenty of punches from Quail Hollow, but his confidence hasn't wavered as he seeks his first major title. Read More
Hideki Matsuyama
Aug 11, 2017 8:48 PM ET
It seems nothing can stop Hideki Matsuyama these days. Not Quail Hollow’s tricky greens. Not an uncooperative driver. And not a rain delay. Read More
Aug 11, 2017 5:02 PM ET
Rickie Fowler won his first PGA Tour title at Quail Hollow, and he can silence the critics again with a win this week at the PGA. Read More