Senior PGA at Trump National This Week

The Senior PGA Championship is being hosted this week at Trump National Golf Club, located on the Potomac River twenty-five miles northwest of Washington D.C. Law enforcement officials expect protests, at least along the river. Will The Donald show up for the tournament? He returns to Washington Saturday from his ten-day trip to the Middle East and Europe. So, the only day he could visit the tournament is Sunday. I doubt it will occur. He used to fly into Doral, Miami, in a helicopter to appear … [Read more...]

Si Woo Kim Wins the 2017 Players Championship

South Korean Si Woo Kim won the Player's championship today at 21 years of age, the youngest to ever win it. Even though he missed ten greens today, he got it up-and-down all ten times to finish with a ten under par total 274 to win by three strokes over two second place finishers: Englishman Ian Poulter and South African Louis Oosterhuizen. Where were all the Americans? Kyle Stanley, of Gig Harbor, Washington, got back in the limelight since his winning the Phoenix Open in 2012 by tying … [Read more...]

Third Round of The Players Championship–2017

The Players Championship is held every year at the Stadium course at TPC Sawgrass at Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. It is owned by the PGA Tour and the home of the PGA Tour headquarters. The Players, as they now often call it, has pretty much always been recognized as the unofficial fifth major championship in professional golf. Since all of the best professional golfers in the world compete in The Players, this tournament probably always has a slightly stronger field than any of the four majors. … [Read more...]

Brian Harman and John Daley Are Winners

Yesterday, left-hander Brian Harman won the Wells Fargo Championship in Wilmington, North Carolina. It was his second win on the PGA Tour. (His first win was the 2014 John Deere Classic.) Harman had to make a 28-foot putt on the last hole to edge out superstar Dustin Johnson and Pat Perez by one stroke.It was Johnson's first time back on Tour since the Masters, in which he spent six weeks nursing his back to health. At the Masters, the day before the tournament, long-hitting Dustin had a … [Read more...]

Critique of a Billy Graham Easter Message

 I think Billy Graham was the greatest man of God in the twentieth century. Not only was he such a gifted evangelist, a handsome man, and a friendly person who had a charming Southern accent, there was never any scandal with Billy Graham. He was a family man, a righteous man, and thus a devout follower of the one he constantly preached about—Jesus of Nazareth.Billy Graham knew and ministered to many world leaders. They included U.S. presidents such as Richard Nixon. Then the W … [Read more...]

Sergio Garcia Finally Won a Major–The Masters

Professional golfer Sergio Garcia has been dubbed "the best player to never win a major." This week the 37-year old Spaniard was competing in his 73rd major pro golf championship, of which there are four. He defeated Englishman Justin Rose on the first extra hole today to win the 2016 Masters golf championship at Augusta, Georgia, on the famed Augusta National Golf Club. It was a trilling final round as both men tied with nine-under totals of 279. They finished the 72-hole tournament three … [Read more...]

A Record NINE Holes-In-One at Masters Par-Three Contest Today

This is Masters Week. Golfers know spring has arrived when The Masters rolls around. It is held at the picturesque Augusta National Golf Club in the piney woods of Augusta, Georgia, when its many azalea shrubs and Dogwood trees are in full bloom. This is the world's premier golf event for individual competition. It occurs at a prime time--early in the year when golf fans have not been thinking about golf much for the past several months. Plus, The Masters is the first of golf's four major … [Read more...]

Dustin Johnson Wins Three-in-a-Row

Just minutes ago, Dustin Johnson--PGA Tour star and #1 golfer in the world--won the World Golf Championship-Dell Technologies Match Play at Austin, Texas, on the Austin Country Club golf course. In the afternoon finals match, Dustin defeated 22-year-old sensational Spaniard Jon Rahm one up on the last, eighteenth hole. It gave the long-hitting Johnson three PGA Tour victories in a row, two of them being coveted WGC events.It was the dream match between these two outstanding players that golf … [Read more...]