You know....I thought things couldn't get any worse for this girl (woman). But they did.
ESPN - Wie fails to sign scorecard, gets disqualified from State Farm - Golf
"Wie failed to sign her scorecard after Friday's second round."
WHAT!?!?!? How do you "fail to sign" a scorecard? Didn't her...
I mentioned this in the single-digit thread.
In terms of time put in, and results gotten out, it has to be chipping. The goal is to avoid thinned chips and, especially, chili dips. These errors will almost always cost the player a full stroke, or more--you are usually in just as bad a...
This has to take the cake, from ESPN's esteemed Pat Forde.
ESPN - Mickelson's mettle will be tested at 108th U.S. Open - Columnist
"When Phil Mickelson jabs a tee into the Torrey Pines turf Thursday morning, he should know and understand the truth:
This is his moment. If he doesn't win the...
Rather, it has nothing to do with either one -- but there should be a three-year cycle of U.S. vs. Europe, U.S. vs. International, and Europe vs. International. This would stop the American players from whining about having to play a team competition every year, whet the appetite of both...
Greg Kraft chunk
Lorena Ochoa, 18th hole, 2005 US Open
At the 1998 Masters I saw Jose Maria Olazabal skank a low duck hook into the trees about 150 yards out on #11. If I had hit that shot I would have vomited.
I also seem to remember someone else almost chunking away a tournament around the...
OK, so I'm starting to play well again and old man par is proving a bit of a challenge. Today I got to 1 under after 4 -- next hole, bogey. Back to 1 under after 9 -- next hole, double (although it would probably have been a bogey except for a rogue cart path). I ended up at +2 for 15 holes...
Has he been this huge in the past? Whoever his personal trainer is could make a lot of money selling his wares to the public...although I'm sure Tiger only works with him/her because they keep their traps shut, and pays accordingly.
Every year the players moan and groan about how tough the course is and this is no exception. Here are the winning scores since 1999:
-1, -12 Tiger/+3 everyone else, -4, -3, -8, -4, E, +5
It's raining in Pittsburgh today, so I'm thinking +1 or +2.
US Open scores at Oakmont:
1994: 279 (Els)...
I'm picking them up from FedEx tomorrow!
Callaway 3 wood, forget which but I absolutely ripped it
Nickent 19*, replace the TM Rescue with horrible draw bias
Titleist 755, 4-PW, TT DG superlite
Cleveland 588, 51*
These are my first new irons since the DCI 962s were new back in the 90s...
Well it was probably a waste of money, but I just registered for Diablo CC on August 6. First tournament since walking on to my college team! At the very least it will get me working on my game again.
Anyone else trying to qualify?