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Shane Lowry wins Bridgestone Invitational, earns PGA Tour card

Shane Lowry wins Bridgestone Invitational, earns PGA Tour card

With no mistakes and two great escapes from the trees, Shane Lowry of Ireland introduced himself on a world stage Sunday by winning the Bridgestone Invitational in Akron, Ohio. He locked up victory in this World Golf Championship with a shot through the trees from left of the 18th fairway that descended over a bunker and settled just over 10 feet away for one final birdie and a four-under-par 66. "I was trying to get it to the front right of the green, but I pulled it a little bit," Lowry said. "Obviously, it went through the tree, and the rest is history. I couldn't believe I was seeing the ball coming down from there, coming down on the green." He won by...

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