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 17, 2018 7:30 AM ET
Brooke Henderson picked up her sixth LPGA title by attacking flags and ramming in putts. She’s the most entertaining LPGA player, by far. Read More
Apr 16, 2018 11:00 AM ET
Jon Rahm won his national open to the delight of both himself and the local fans, while Brooke Henderson combined power and charm in winning in Hawaii. Read More
Apr 10, 2018 1:31 PM ET
With less than two months left in the college season, Oklahoma State looks like a prohibitive favorite to win the NCAA Championship. Especially on its home course. Read More