SOPHIE GUSTAFSON NEWS

Gustafson, McBride join Europe as Solheim Cup vice captains

LONDON (AP) European Solheim Cup captain Carin Koch has named Sophie Gustafson and Maria McBride as vice captains for this year's competition against the United States. The two join Annika Sorenstam as assistants to Koch, who is preparing for Europe's defense of the trophy at Golf Club St. Leon-Rot in Germany in September after its first ever away victory in Colorado in 2013. Gustafson...
Via AP on Fox
May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Tiger Woods Pens Heartfelt Letter To Boy Who Attempted Suicide (Photo)

Tiger Woods is dealing with plenty of his own problems, but that didn’t stop him from reaching out to a boy in much more dire straights. It all started when professional golfer Sophie Gustafson, who struggles with a stutter, was mentoring a 12-year-old boy named Dillon. Dillon was being bullied in school for his own stuttering issues to the point where...
Via NESN.com
May 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Tiger Woods writes letter to boy with stuttering problem

WILTON, Conn. (AP) A boy who was bullied for stuttering received strong encouragement from someone else who once struggled with his speech - Tiger Woods. Golf Digest published the letter from Woods on its website Tuesday. ''I know what it's like to be different and to sometimes not fit in,'' Woods wrote. ''I also stuttered as a child and I would talk to my dog and he would sit there...
Via AP on Fox
May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Tiger Woods wrote letter of support to bullied teen

Tiger Woods generally prefers to remain low key when it comes to his random acts of kindness for fans, but a recent letter he wrote to a bullied teen who recently attempted suicide is receiving well-deserved attention. Former LPGA player Sophie Gustafson endured a very public battle during her career with stuttering and has become...Read More The post Tiger Woods wrote letter of...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Tiger writes letter to bullied teen who attempted suicide

While his playing career -- and most certainly his personal life -- plays out on television sets and in headlines the world over, Tiger Woods has done a large amount of charity work for years, primarily through the work of his Tiger Woods Foundation. And earlier this month, Woods once again donated his time to support a cause, only this required no money, and the beneficiary was...
Via Fox Sports
May 12, 2015  |  Discuss
Golf News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Can Preller fix the mess in San Diego?

Next summer's top 10 NBA free agents

Who is the NL's new top shortstop?

Cardinals HC Bruce Arians calls Jen Welter a 'trailblazer'

Mets still act like a small-market team

Tom Brady: I did nothing wrong

NFL upholds Tom Brady's suspension, legal battle likely

Cardinals hire first female NFL coach

Larry Bird: Michael Jordan would kill me in 1-on-1 now

Seau family: HOF broke their word

Kobe to see time at power forward next year

Mike Pettine not ruling out Manziel

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker