Damaged: La Reunion Golf Resort, the site of the Latinoamerica Tour’s annual Guatemala Stella Artois Open, by the eruption of the Fuego volcano on Sunday, according to a PGA Tour news release. No injuries were reported at the resort in Alotenango in Guatemala’s central highlands, and no further information was disclosed about conditions at La Reunion. At least 65 deaths have been confirmed by Guatemalan emergency officials, with an unknown number of residents missing and hundreds injured. On March 18, Ben Pollard won the fifth annual Stella Artois Open.
Issued: An update on his condition, via his Instagram account, by PGA Tour player Bud Cauley, who reportedly incurred a collapsed lung and broken bones when a car in which he was a passenger crashed Friday night near Dublin, Ohio, where he had missed the cut earlier in the day at the Memorial Tournament. Cauley said in his posting that he had “successful surgery” on Sunday and that he has no timetable for a return to the PGA Tour.
Announced: By the Web.com Tour, the debut of the Suncoast Classic, to be played Feb. 14-17 at Lakewood National Golf Club in Lakewood Ranch, Fla. The five-year deal with the PGA Tour’s top developmental circuit runs through 2023. Lakewood National, which opened in 2017, is an Arnold Palmer Design course.