Tag Archive: PGA Tour

Mar 05

Golf Season is Really Almost Here

North Coast Golf Show Feb. 2015

  I am sitting here at my desk taking a break from shoveling snow here in northwest New Jersey wondering when golf season will actually start by me.  It has, sort of.  Yes I know the PGA Tour is in gear and we are in the Florida swing already with Doral on television soon.  I …

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Feb 09

Billy Casper Passes Away at 83

Billy Casper Signed Masters Flag

  Professional golfer Billy Casper passed away on February 7, 2015 at his home in Salt Lake City, Utah. Casper was born in 1931 in San Diego.  He attended Notre Dame on a golf scholarship and later enlisted in the U.S.Navy.  Billy Casper was two time U.S. Open champion (1959, 1966) and Masters champion in …

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Oct 06

Ryder Cup Fallout

My 16 year old son asked me why do we always loose the Ryder Cup?  I had to laugh when I explained that there was a time the U.S squad was the favorite and rolled over the Euro side.  Not anymore.  Oh how times have changed.  The Euro squad beat the U.S. side pretty soundly …

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Sep 16

Billy Horschel Wins 2014 FedEx Cup and PGA Tour Championship

Billy Horschel finished up the fall portion of  PGA Tour season with a victory at the Tour Championship and collected the FedEx Cup on the way.  Horschel collected  $1.4 million this weekend with his victory over Jim Furyk, Rory McIlroy and the remaining 26 players left in the FedEx Cup field.  Add to that the …

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Aug 05

PGA Championship Week is Here.

When the calendar turns to August and the weather gets hot it can only mean the PGA Championship is right around the corner.  This also being a Ryder Cup year and adding in a condensed FedEx Cup final schedule should make the next six weeks a whirl wind of activity on the PGA Tour.  First …

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Jun 05

PGA Tour Observations and More Since The Masters

It is interesting to watch professional golf on television and read about what the players on the PGA Tour and other tours are doing now that we have hit June and the playing season is really at its peak.  There are some observations I would like to share with you. Rory McIlroy dumps his fiance Caroline …

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Mar 31

Steven Bowditch Comes Up Big in Texas

Getty Images One of last 2014 Masters invitation was sent, and Steven Bowditch was on the receiving end by producing his first victory at the TPC San Antonio this weekend.  Bowditch produced a winning round of 76 on Sunday to hold off Will MacKenzie, Daniel Summerhays and Matt Kuchar.  The final round was not a …

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Mar 17

John Senden Gathers Win at Innesbrook

photo: golf.de John Senden became the first over 40 year old winner on the PGA Tour this season with his victory at the Innesbrook -Copperhead course in Palm Harbor, Florida.  A final round of 70 gave Senden the cushion to hold off Kevin Na by one shot.  Senden played  three consecutive nines this weekend under …

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Jan 03

2014 Golf Season is Here

As I was shoveling ten inches of snow this morning in New Jersey I was thinking about this blog post and the beginning of the PGA Tour Season today in Hawaii.  After finishing my year-end wrap up on the 2013 season I feel like we can now focus on what lies ahead for us golf …

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