Lowry over Oakmont collapse, says he'll be stronger at Troon

TROON, Scotland (AP) First there was frustration, then there were tears. Then there was the realization that his first major title could just be round the corner. Shane Lowry went through the whole gamut of emotions after throwing away a four-shot lead in the final round of U.S. Open last month. But in this most congested of golfing years, another big tournament is never far away...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Once a 'heavyweight,' happier Lowry puts foot in mouth

Shane Lowry put his foot in his mouth in advance of The Open, saying he enjoys the pairings he's been getting recently more than those early in his career.
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Lowry no longer getting short end of the draw

Shane Lowry had fun with a moment in advance of The Open, saying he enjoys the pairings he's been getting recently more than those early in his career.
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Lowry: DJ rules uncertainty did affect me

Two weeks after letting the U.S. Open trophy slip through his fingers, Shane Lowry admitted that the rules fiasco that overshadowed the tournaments conclusion affected his play at Oakmont far more than he originally indicated.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
June 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Ireland's Lowry adds to list of Olympic WDs

Shane Lowry said Tuesday in advance of his WGC-Bridgestone Invitational defense that he has withdrawn from Olympic consideration.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
June 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Dustin Johnson Wins U.S. Open, Avoids Potential All-Time Heartbreaking Finish

Sunday was a very good day for Dustin Johnson, but it could have been really, really bad. Johnson finally shed the tag of one of the best golfers to not win a major by winning the 116th U.S. Open at Oakmont Country Club in Pittsburgh. Johnson trailed Shane Lowry by four strokes to start the final round, but he fired a 1-under 69 to win his first major. For Johnson, it’s obviously...
June 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Lowry "bitterly disappointed" after late US Open collapse

OAKMONT, Pa. (AP) Shane Lowry stood on the 18th green for an awards presentation at the U.S. Open, just how he planned. It's where Lowry stood, however, that will stick with the affable Irishman for a while. Maybe a long while. While Dustin Johnson donned the gold medal, held the trophy and got the kiss from the girl after exorcising some very real major championship meltdowns...
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June 19, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Shane Lowry aces 16th hole during Masters final round

Shane Lowry stepped up to the always exciting 16th hole at Augusta on Sunday and made his mark on the 2016 Masters with a hole-in-one. Watch @shanelowrygolf make the sixteenth hole-in-one at No. 16 in #themasters history. — Masters Tournament (@TheMasters) April 10, 2016 Unfortunately, the ace means very little in terms of Lowry’s positioning within...
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April 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Shane Lowry’s first PGA Tour win turns him into tree-hugger

Shane Lowry is now a converted tree-hugger after his first PGA Tour victory at the Bridgstone Invitational this past weekend. Lowry needed some help to win the tourney. Entering the 18th hole on Sunday, he held a one-shot lead over Bubba Watson. After hitting his tee shot deep into the rough amongst the trees, he took a wedge and tried to go over said trees. He didn’t make the...
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August 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Golfers upset over ‘heavyweights’ group at US Open

What do Kevin Stadler, Shane Lowry and Brendon de Jonge have in common? For starters, they are all professional golfers who were put in the same grouping for the first two rounds of the US Open. They also weigh well over 200 pounds each. Is that why they are playing together at Pinehurst? The USGA […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

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