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 24, 2018 4:33 PM ET
This week at the Zurich Classic, Sam Burns has yet another chance to secure special temporary membership for the rest of the PGA Tour season. Read More
Apr 24, 2018 2:41 PM ET
Tournament officials made a slight tweak to the format for this year’s Zurich Classic, which should provide drama of another kind. Read More
Apr 24, 2018 2:22 PM ET
Nearly three weeks have passed since Tony Finau suffered a gruesome high-ankle sprain at the Masters. And to some surprise, he’s back on the course. Read More