At last week’s U.S. PGA Tour event along the Georgia coast, players were treated to a Southern lunch of fried chicken, black-eyed peas and collard greens at Sea Island Resort.
It took Davis Love III just two days to add his name to the list of those wanting to be the 2012 U.S. Ryder Cup captain.
Davis Love III will be chosen as captain of the 2012 U.S. Ryder Cup team by the PGA of America, the New York Times said, without revealing its source.
Davis Love III was named today as captain of the 2012 U.S. Ryder Cup team by the PGA of America, succeeding Corey Pavin .
Tiger Woods will play in a threesome with fellow Americans Keegan Bradley and Davis Love III during the first two rounds of the PGA Championship, the last of golf’s four annual major tournaments.
Tommy Gainey had to wait more than two hours to celebrate his first U.S. PGA Tour title at the McGladrey Classic, where his final-round, 10-under-par 60 gave him a one-shot win over David Toms.
Charley Hoffman, Rory Sabbatini and two-time U.S. Junior Amateur champion Jordan Spieth headline a group of 55 golfers who earned spots in next week’s U.S. Open through 11 sectional qualifying events.
Two-time U.S. Open champion Lee Janzen was ejected from a sectional qualifying event today in Rockville, Maryland, for wearing metal spikes on his golf shoes.
Dustin Johnson, Jim Furyk, Brandt Snedeker, and Steve Stricker were selected today by U.S. captain Davis Love III to complete the squad that will face Europe in next month’s Ryder Cup golf matches.
Europe will have to tie the biggest comeback in history to retain the Ryder Cup as it enters the final day trailing the U.S. by 10 points to six.