Keeping Score

Keeping score

2

Number of stops that the LPGA will make this season in Michigan, beginning with this week’s LPGA Volvik Championship at Travis Pointe Country Club in Ann Arbor. In three weeks, the tour will return to Michigan to play the Meijer LPGA Classic at Grand Rapids (tee times).

3

Number of Pac-12 Conference teams that advanced to Tuesday’s match-play semifinals of the NCAA Division I Women’s Championship at Karsten Creek Golf Club in Stillwater, Okla. However, only Arizona qualified for today’s final, against Alabama (results).

3.0

GHIN handicap index listed for Jake Owen, the country singer who will be making his Web.com Tour debut this week. Owen, 36, received a sponsor exemption for the Nashville Golf Open at Nashville Golf and Athletic Club in Brentwood, Tenn. (tee times).

5

Number of times that Ben Hogan, the late Hall of Fame member, won at Colonial Country Club, in his hometown of Fort Worth, Texas. The PGA Tour returns to Colonial this week for the Fort Worth Invitational (tee times).

8

Number of tournaments in the European Tour’s Rolex Series, which begins with this week’s BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth Club’s West Course in Virginia Water, England (tee times). Purses are at least $7 million in the series, which culminates with the season-ending DP World Tour Championship in Dubai.

36

Number of club professionals who qualified for this week’s KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship at Harbor Shores in Benton Harbor, Mich. (tee times). They earned their spots via the 2017 Senior PGA Professional Championship. This week’s event, the Champions Tour’s second consecutive major championship, also includes five past Senior PGA winners: Jay Haas (2006, 2008), Tom Lehman (2010), Rocco Mediate (2016), Colin Montgomerie (2014, 2015) and Mike Reid (2005).


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