The overriding question for this week’s US Open is will it play like a US Open. There’s been a lot made about how thick the rough is. Another underrated point was with no crowd, certain parts of the course will not be trampled down. That might hurt golfers who loseRead More →

The USGA announced their parents for the 2020 US Open. As always, there’s a reason for the Thursday-Friday pairings: Hideki Matsuyama-Patrick Reed-Jordan Spieth This group is intriguing because of the dust-up between Patrick Reed and Jordan Spieth. Now they have to spend two days together in the same group. AllegedlyRead More →

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The PGA Tour announced two of their most coveted awards today. Dustin Johnson won Player of the Year. This caps off a great year for Johnson. He had three victories on Tour plus two wins during the FedEx Cup playoffs on his way to winning the FedEx Cup. He alsoRead More →

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The PGA announced that they’ve expanded their relationship with DraftKings. The betting website already was the official home of the PGA Tour’s daily fantasy game. According to pgatour.com, the new agreement gives DraftKings the rights in the United States to use PGA TOUR trademarks, rights to advertise within TOUR mediaRead More →

Solheim Cup

Pat Hurst name Michelle Wie West as an Assistant Captain for the upcoming Solheim Cup. The event is scheduled to take place at Inverness Club in Toledo, Ohio, scheduled for Sept. 4-6, 2021. “Naming Michelle as an assistant captain was an incredibly easy decision for me,” said Hurst. “She reachedRead More →

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The Big Ten Conference named both the Men’s and Women’s All-Conference Golf teams. Big Ten Player of the Year: Christopher Gotterup, Rutgers Big Ten Freshman of the Year: Jerry Ji, Illinois Les Bolstad Award: Christopher Gotterup, Rutgers Women’s Golf Big Ten Player of the Year: Valery Plata, Michigan State Big Ten Freshman of theRead More →

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Latest from the world of golf Tiger Woods Any time Tiger Woods is playing, he’s the story. This week is no different. Woods will be going from win No. 83. Sam Snead’s 82 victories doesn’t have the same ring as Jack Nicklaus’ 18 majors but it’s on par with theRead More →

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Mickelson isn’t looking for a hand out Phil Mickelson announced that he won’t accept a special exemption to play the U.S. Open, if offered. Mickelson has made it clear that he’s either going to qualify or he won’t play. On one hand that’s an admirable stance but on the otherRead More →

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When was the last time golf in December received this much attention? The USA Team’s 16-14 Presidents Cup win had everything. It had star power, controversy, new faces, old faces, and on-course drama. All in all, the Presidents Cup got the shot in the arm it needed. PAR The InternationalRead More →