2016 SportsPress “SP” Awards Voting Results

Photo Credit: SportsPress These awards were voted on by our writers. Each writer’s vote counted as an amount in accordance to their rank in terms of how many articles they have published on SportsPress. A total of eight writers voted. Each voter voted for three nominees from each category. The lowest ranking voter (8th place) in terms of number of articles written had his 1st place votes … Continue reading 2016 SportsPress “SP” Awards Voting Results

Jim Furyk Shoots 58 at Travelers Championship , Lowest Ever

Photo Credit: sportingnews.com Jim Furyk has carded the lowest round ever in PGA history with a 58 at the Travelers Championship. Furyk also held the previous record for a 59, a record which he set at the BMW Championship in 2013. He hit 13/14 fairways and all greens in the round. He eagled the third hole and had birdies on ten other holes. He had a bogey-free … Continue reading Jim Furyk Shoots 58 at Travelers Championship , Lowest Ever

Jimmy Walker Wins PGA Championship 

Photo Credit: sportingnews.com Jimmy Walker (-14) wins the 98th PGA Championship at Baltusrol. Jason Day (-13) finished in second and applied major pressure to Walker by making eagle on hole 18. Walker holed the par putt to secure the win. Walker lead after all four rounds. Daniel Summerhays (-10) finished third. Branden Grace (-9) and Brooks Koepka (-9) finished tied for 4th. This is Walker’s first … Continue reading Jimmy Walker Wins PGA Championship 

Jimmy Walker Leads PGA Championship 

Photo Credit: golfwrx.com After round one, Jimmy Walker is the leader at the PGA Championship at Baltusrol in Springfield, New Jersey. He was (-5) after round one. Martin Kaymer, Ross Fisher, and Emiliano Grillo (-4) are all tied for 2nd. U.S. Open champion Dustin Johnson (+7) struggled all day. Rory McIlroy (+4) struggled with his putting all day. Jordan Spieth (E) had a double-bogey on … Continue reading Jimmy Walker Leads PGA Championship 

2016 ESPY Award Winners

Photo Credit: espnmediazone.com Best Record-Breaking Performance: Stephen Curry Best Breakthrough Athlete: Jake Arrieta Best Play: Aaron Rodgers to Richard Rodgers Best Team: Cleveland Cavaliers Best Female Athlete: Breanna Stewart Best Male Athlete: LeBron James Best Championship Performance: LeBron James Best Game: NBA Finals Game 7 Best NBA Player: LeBron James Best MLB Player: Bryce Harper Best Female Action Sports Athlete: Jamie Anderson Best Male Action … Continue reading 2016 ESPY Award Winners

Top 35 Worst Heartbreaks in Sports Since 2006

Photo Credit: saturdayblitz.com With the recent caving-in of the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals, here is a list of some of the worst heartbreaks in sports since 2006. As hard as watching heartbreaking endings in sports feels, especially when it happens to your favorite team or your favorite athlete, sports would be dull without the excitement and uncertainty of what happens next and how … Continue reading Top 35 Worst Heartbreaks in Sports Since 2006

Adam Scott Finds New Success With Short Putter

Photo Credit: David Cannon When the governing bodies of the PGA tour announced a ban on long and anchoring putters, everyone turned their attention to then top 5 in the world golfer Adam Scott. Scott had won the Masters and finished second in the British Open just months earlier, while using a long putter. Golf fans know that the season before he started using an … Continue reading Adam Scott Finds New Success With Short Putter