Monthly Archives: July 2012

Adam Scott: Teed Up to Win His First Major

Hey! How about that Adam Scott? He’s in full flight, 11-under par and a 4-shot lead after 54 holes in the British Open! Hey! How about that Royal Lytham & St. Annes? The guy playing the best so far could … Continue reading

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Royal Lytham & St. Annes: A Sleeping Giant

How many times have we heard previews of British Open rota courses that included dire assertions of how tough it was going to be in the wind, in the rain? Assertions about how thick and unplayable the rough was going … Continue reading

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Adam Scott: Creating the Future

Adam Scott sprang into action right from Royal Lytham & St. Anne’s first hole at the British Open on Thursday. But it didn’t bear fruit until the 4th: It’s nice just to take advantage of the calm conditions today.  It … Continue reading

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David Duval: A Man of Mystery

This week David Duval returns to the site of his first major victory, the British Open at Royal Lytham and St. Annes in 2001. That was eleven years ago, it was his only major victory and he hasn’t won since. … Continue reading

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Phil Mickelson: Working on “Focus”

There was a lot of good stuff that came out of the British Open media room at Royal Lytham & St. Annes on Tuesday. There was the discussion amongst various players about the level of talent on the Tour now, … Continue reading

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How to Rake a Bunker

One of the joys for a Monday qualifier is to see one of his friends get into a tournament. We all worked so hard to realize our goal that when one of us got in, there was a vicarious thrill, … Continue reading

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Zach Johnson: A Classic at the John Deere Classic

Sunday’s final round in the John Deere Classic at the TPC Deere Run, in the Quad Cities, played out like some sort of pat television drama. You know, the kind where the story revolves around three characters that keep bumping … Continue reading

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John Deere Classic: Can Steve Stricker 4-peat?

If you can get through three rounds on the PGA Tour with just three bogeys, there’s a pretty good chance you’ll be somewhere near the lead. As it turns out, Troy Matteson’s three bogey’s netted him 18-under par for the … Continue reading

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Lance Ten Broeck: Bucking the Odds

Must these things always end badly? An obscure player somehow cobbles together a great round…and then another…and finds himself the 36-hole leader of a major championship. It’s not supposed to happen, it’s always delightful when it does, but the sands … Continue reading

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Tom Kite: The 42-year-old version

Tom Kite did something at the U.S. Senior Open that’s never been done before. He shot 28 and broke the USGA Men’s Championship record for the low nine-hole score. The Indianwood G&CC just north of Detroit, Michigan, is a 35 … Continue reading

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