Latest Vaughn Taylor Stories

2009-10-05 09:49:53

Matt Kuchar's par Monday on the sixth playoff hole was good for the title and the $1 million first prize at the Turning Stone Resort Championship in New York. Kuchar took advantage when Vaughn Taylor sent his drive on the fourth hole played Monday into the water at the 13th hole at Atunyote Golf Club. Kuchar followed with a drive down the center of the fairway. He still made it interesting, however, when his second shot just missed a water hazard. Taylor chipped his fourth shot to within 5...

2009-10-04 19:50:00

Vaughn Taylor and Matt Kuchar are to complete a playoff Monday for the championship in the Turning Stone Resort Championship at Verona, N.Y. Kuchar and Taylor tied in regulation at 17-under-par 271 Sunday and each parred the first two extra holes before play was suspended by darkness at the Atunyote Golf Club. Taylor shot a 6-under 66 and Kuchar, who was third-round co-leader with Scott Piercy, had a 69 in the final round. The playoff is to resume at 8:30 a.m. EDT Monday. Tim Petrovic (67)...

2009-10-02 21:09:04

Vaughn Taylor, needing a good finish this year to retain his PGA Tour card, moved one stroke in front Friday at the Turning Stone Resort Championship. Taylor played the soggy Turning Stone course in 67 for the second straight day and his 10-under 134 total put him a shot ahead of Leif Olson, Matt Kuchar and Nicholas Thompson. Thompson's 14-year-old sister shares the lead after 36 holes in the LPGA Tour event being played this week in Alabama. Taylor comes into this tournament No. 131 on the...

2009-08-06 21:08:33

Rod Pampling, seeking his first PGA Tour win in three years, grabbed a one-shot lead Thursday in the opening round of the Legends Reno-Tahoe Open. Pampling shot a 5-under 67 at the Montreux Golf and Country Club, opening a bid for his third career tour triumph. He last won at the Bay Hill Invitational in 2006. He was eligible for the first two World Golf Championship events held this year, but did not earn a spot in this week's Bridgestone Invitational. A shot back at 68 was a crowd of...

2006-08-05 15:15:32

GRAND BLANC, Michigan (Reuters) - American Vaughn Taylor carded a sizzling third round nine-under 63 to join Tiger Woods at the top of the leaderboard at the Buick Open on Saturday. Taking advantage of ideal scoring conditions, Taylor got his day off to brilliant start with an eagle at the first at the Warwick Hills Golf and Country Club then gave back a shot with a bogey on the second. But the 30-year-old American, who is bidding for a place on the U.S. Ryder Cup team, immediately...

2006-07-17 11:01:35

By Norman Dabell HOYLAKE (Reuters) - American Vaughn Taylor makes his debut in the British Open this week unconcerned at being a long-odds shot despite sitting in the U.S. Ryder Cup table top-10. Two weeks ago the U.S. Ryder Cup captain Tom Lehman said he had complete confidence in the 30-year-old who made it back-to-back wins in the Reno-Tahoe Open this year. Now, even with only three days' experience of British Open links golf, if he can fashion a successful week at Royal...

2006-04-13 18:06:18

MIAMI (Reuters) - American Vaughn Taylor birdied two of the last three holes for an eight-under-par 63 and a one-shot lead in the Heritage Classic first round at Hilton Head, South Carolina on Thursday. The 30-year-old from Augusta, Georgia made a quiet start with five consecutive pars after teeing off at the par-four 10th on a warm, clear day at the Harbour Town Golf Links. He then reeled off four birdies in a row to reach the turn in four-under 31 and picked up five more shots on...

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