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 14, 2018 6:37 PM ET
Cole Hammer is in position to go for a rare sweep in this summer’s biggest events. Read More
Aug 14, 2018 1:00 PM ET
The three different major champions obviously earned high marks. But where did Tiger, Justin, Rory and others fall in the grading scale? Read More
Aug 13, 2018 12:30 PM ET
Brooks Koepka's year began with injury, a stint on the couch and uncertainty as to his future. It's going to end with two major wins and who knows what else. Read More