Aug
17
2014
By Stephanie Wei under FedEx Cup

#453753878 / gettyimages.com Camilo Villegas wowed at Sedgefield on Sunday, firing a final round seven-under 63 to capture the Wyndham Championship, his first title in nearly 4 1/2 years (2010 Honda Classic). Villegas posted a total of 17-under for the tournament to edge out Bill Haas and Freddie Jacobson by a mere stroke. 

May
17
2011
By Stephanie Wei under European PGA Tour

Maybe it’s that time of the month or something’s in the water, but there have been an awful lot of player/caddie splits lately. Martin Kaymer won’t be the only pro with a different looper on his bag this week. Add Adam Scott, Camilo Villegas, Francesco Molinari and Boo Weekley to the conversation, among others.

Nov
24
2010

So here’s an intriguing Q-school story — Camilo Villegas’s caddie Brett Waldman juggled a hectic schedule looping for a premier player and getting to the final stage this fall. Intern Kevin has been on this beat since pre-qualifying and regularly providing WUP with enthusiastic updates on Waldman’s progress (which, unfortunately, I failed to publish–my bad). […]

Oct
5
2010

Remember the first annual issue of ESPN The Mag’s “Body Issue” that included a trio of hot LPGA golfers? Well, in this year’s edition, Camilo Villegas stripped down for one of the five covers. Darren Rovell tweeted the photo for our first look. For some reason, I don’t think the guys are going to react […]

Aug
3
2010
By Stephanie Wei under Announcements

CNBC’s Darren Rovell broke the news via Twitter on Monday night. The tweet in full: Camilo Villegas is new spokesman 4 @taylormadegc, leaving Cobra (Puma). Villegas will have TaylorMade-adidas bag, glove hat, equipment, ball and footwear in 2011. “Camilo is a winner, a gentleman, and a fan favorite,” said Mark King, president and CEO of […]

Jul
11
2016
By Stephanie Wei under Olympics

Embed from Getty Images It was only a matter of time when it comes down to it — once one star drops out, it’s not a massive surprise when his peers end up following suit and doing the same. Well, at least it was rather predictable with regard to the top-ranked male golfers in the […]

Jun
8
2016

[Ed. note: Not finished because I’m sick and haven’t slept in days and shouldn’t even be trying to write. I hadn’t been feeling well in Ohio and then after the flights yesterday back to Seattle, I definitely caught something on the plane or you know how when you have a cold and then traveling exacerbates it […]

Jun
15
2015

As you all know (I hope), the U.S. Open is this week at Chambers Bay in University Place, Washington. Below, you’ll find some betting odds courtesy of Bovada. I’m not a betting expert, but here are the five players I’d put my money on.