Keeping Score

Keeping score


Number of points that Europe won, in as many matches, to sweep the Friday afternoon foursomes session and build a 5-3 lead in the Ryder Cup at Le Golf National near Paris. The Europeans were led by England’s Tommy Fleetwood and Italy’s Francesco Molinari, who teamed to win their four-balls and foursomes matches. Europe flipped a 3-1 deficit after the morning four-balls into a two-point lead entering today’s play (scores).


Number of strokes under par that David Frost shot in the opening round of the Champions Tour’s PURE Insurance Championship at Pebble Beach (Calif.) Golf Links. Frost, 59, of South Africa, leads by one stroke on the course where he made his debut on the PGA Tour in 1985. A 10-time winner on the PGA Tour, Frost is seeking his seventh Champions Tour victory but his first in 3½ years. Hale Irwin is among a group of players who are one shot behind, at 67. Irwin, 73, whose 45 victories top the all-time list on the Champions Tour, last won in 2007 (scores).


Amount, in dollars, by which Dottie Ardina leads the money list on the Symetra Tour. Ardina, of the Philippines, shot a bogey-free 8-under 63 for the first-round lead in the IOA Golf Classic at Alaqua Country Club in Longwood, Fla. It is the next-to-last tournament on the developmental tour, which awards the top 10 money winners spots on the LPGA for next season (scores).

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