Monthly Archives: May 2015

Steven Bowditch: Putting the past behind him

Steven Bowditch put on a pretty good show this week at the AT&T Byron Nelson. He launched the week with an 8-under 62, had a share of the lead each night and cruised home on Sunday with a 4-shot victory … Continue reading

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AT&T Byron Nelson: Couple of mastery tidbits

Friday at the AT&T Byron Nelson was certainly a day that could test just how centered a player could remain. First of all, with an overnight deluge of four and a half inches, the TPC Four Seasons Resort was slammed. … Continue reading

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James Hahn: Just show him what to do

One of the engaging characters on the PGA Tour is James Hahn. Winner of this year’s Northern Trust Open at Riviera in Los Angeles, he’s probably most famous to close followers of the Tour for his “Gangnam Style” dance steps … Continue reading

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Justin Thomas: “You have to put yourself there”

Justin Thomas has had a pretty good first year in his PGA Tour career. He’s played in 19 events, had 5 top-10s and locked up his card for next year with $1.4 million in winnings. I interviewed him on the … Continue reading

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Chris Kirk: Wins Colonial with his whole body shaking

Chris Kirk sank a clutch 7-footer on the 18th hole to win the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial by a shot over the zealous threesome of Brandt Snedeker, Jordan Spieth and Jason Bohn. Snedeker had a 14-footer on 18 that … Continue reading

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Kevin Na: Hitting it over the “H”

I’ve liked Kevin Na’s story ever since I first heard of him. He bypassed his senior year in high school in order to get to the PGA Tour. He made it to the Tour in 2004 and made $901,000. And … Continue reading

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George McNeill: Playing with the swing that shows up

The difference between the Tour players and the rest of us is that they are masters of adjusting. George McNeill finished the first round of the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial with a 5-under 65 and T5 with Ian Poulter. … Continue reading

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Jordan Spieth: On being “clutch”…and “choking”

Jordan Spieth traveled cross town from his home in Dallas to the Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, home of the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial. Interestingly, this swing on the Tour normally begins in Dallas with the Byron Nelson … Continue reading

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Rory McIlroy: Realizing the payoffs in lessons learned

Rory McIlroy won going away at the Wells Fargo Championship in Charlotte, North Carolina. With this length and consequent derring-do, he picked the Quail Hollow Club apart with tight lines across corners few others could carry. It was a virtuoso … Continue reading

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Rory McIlroy: Getting better mentally

Rory McIlroy broke his own course record at Quail Hollow in the Wells Fargo Championship shooting an 11-under 61. That is, 11 birdies and no bogeys. Pretty phenomenal on a course that the players universally describe as hard or difficult. … Continue reading

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