Articles by Ryan Lavner

Jul 18, 2017 12:11 PM ET
Jon Rahm said that his mental coach, Joseba del Carmen, was instrumental in his climb from lightly recruited junior to No. 1-ranked amateur. Read More
Jul 18, 2017 11:55 AM ET
Remember golf's new Big 3? And then golf's emerging Big 4? It was all nonsense. So why don't we just ditch Big business altogether? Read More
Jul 18, 2017 5:49 AM ET
It’s been 19 years since Justin Rose finished fourth at Royal Birkdale as a 17-year-old amateur. It remains his best finish in The Open. Read More
Jul 17, 2017 12:20 PM ET
Bryson DeChambeau has been chided and derided, but he's now a PGA Tour winner and competing in this week's Open. And he has done it his way. Read More
Jul 17, 2017 10:34 AM ET
Unlike when he was a kid living around the corner, there is no reason for Tommy Fleetwood to sneak on Royal Birkdale these days. Read More
Jul 17, 2017 8:15 AM ET
The defending Open champion will play alongside two-time major winner Jordan Spieth, while world No. 1 Dustin Johnson draws Rory McIlroy. Read More
Jul 17, 2017 6:38 AM ET
For the first time in 22 years, Jim Furyk had to make different plans for the third week in July. Read More
Jul 11, 2017 8:00 AM ET
Jon Rahm's game is rising at just the right time, while Rory McIlroy's putter remains, unfortunately for him, ice cold. Read More
Jul 10, 2017 11:00 AM ET
Jon Rahm outplayed Rory McIlroy and then took his title, at the Irish Open. Rahm is peaking as The Open nears, while McIlroy is in a short-game valley. Read More
Jul 10, 2017 7:30 AM ET
Grayson Murray's rookie season hasn't gone smoothly, but it's long been a bumpy road, filled with both promise and personal struggles. Read More