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Volume One Hundred Sixty Four

Oct. 13, 2008     By     Comments (2)

Hittin' the LinksHello again and welcome to another edition of Hittin' the Links. Oh, there is definitely a chill in the air. I hate to admit it but autumn definitely has us firmly in its grasp. Time to get those winter golf clothes out of the closet once again.

In this newest edition of HTL we take an early look at the European Tour's globetrotting 2009 schedule, see what Boo Weekly was doing at a recent NASCAR event, and send our best wishes to the great Seve Ballesteros after his recent diagnosis. Also, we investigate Presidential golf, see why Philly may get a Tour event, find out what the heck diaper bingo is, and catch up on this week's Tour winners. Read on!

Volume One Hundred Sixty Three

Oct. 6, 2008     By     Comments (2)

Hittin' the LinksGreetings golf fans, and welcome to another edition of everyone's favorite column, Hittin' the Links. Fall is in the air and with it comes the PGA Tour's Fall Finish. What could the golf enthusiast want to watch more than a bunch of guys we've never heard of (and a couple we have) battle it out for those last few paychecks and a chance to secure their PGA Tour privileges for next year. It's like Q School Light - desperation makes for really good TV.

In this edition of HTL, we look at what John Daly has on his rather dim horizon, see why the European Tour is making their members play more, and find out what the recent economic climate means to the PGA Tour. Also, we check in with Tiger, analyze who Greg Norman chose as his Presidents Cup assistant, explore who is hot and who is not, and see who won this week's tour events. Read on!

Volume One Hundred Sixty Two

Sep. 29, 2008     By     Comments (1)

Hittin' the LinksHello again and welcome back to another edition of Hittin' the Links. Well the FedExCup and all the unbelievable excitment that goes with it is over. I know that will leave a giant void in most golf fans lives but we will just have to trudge on, and HTL is here to help.

In this volume, we take a look at Vijay and his newly acquired cup, see how Camilo Villegas is doing after his second consecutive win, and find out what happened to Anthony Kim. Also, we investigate John Daly's missing phone fiasco, see if the recent Ryder Cup captains made the grade, and do a complete check on the rest of the tour events from around the world. Read on.

Volume One Hundred Sixty One

Sep. 22, 2008     By     Comments (0)

Hittin' the LinksGood Day and welcome again to Hittin' the Links. HTL took a needed vacation last week to make room for the Rules Quiz, but is again back in action bringing you the best in golf off the world wide web.

In this one hundred and sixty first volume, we first take in all that is great about the U.S. Ryder Cup victory. After that, we see what else was going on on the PGA Tour, see how it goes in Michelle Wie's quest for an LPGA Tour card, and find out who has again fallen victim to those dangerous golf cart accidents. In addition, we check in on the ailing Tom Watson, see who missed too many cuts to be eligible for the Vardon trophy, and take a peek at whats left on the PGA Tour schedule. Read on!

Volume One Hundred Sixty

Sep. 9, 2008     By     Comments (0)

Hittin' the LinksHello and good day to you golf fans. Hittin' the Links is again coming to you a day tardy this week due to the Newport Cup. I do apologize, but late is better than never.

In this one hundred and sixtieth volume of HTL we see why the Americans seem to always have trouble beating the Europeans, look at some more fixes for the FedExCup, and see where Aaron Baddeley will be spending the next month. Also, we take a new look at the LPGA's recently changed English-only rule, see how Colin Montgomerie plans to get onto the 2014 Ryder Cup Team, check in on Annika's last European tournament, and do an inventory on this week's PGA Tour winner. Read on!

Volume One Hundred Fifty Nine

Sep. 2, 2008     By     Comments (1)

Hittin' the LinksHello and welcome again to Hittin' the Links. HTL is coming to you a little late this week due to Labor Day and the PGA Tour's Monday finish. Hopefully, everyone was able to go out and get in an extra round this weekend.

In this week's edition, we discuss the European Ryder Cup Team, find out what has upset Colin Montgomerie now, and see who David Feherty thinks are the best Ryder Cuppers of all time. Also, we check in on Tripp Isenhour and the hawk incident, see whats up this year in college golf, investigate why Phil got Monday off, and take note of this weeks tour winners. Read on!

Volume One Hundred Fifty Eight

Aug. 25, 2008     By     Comments (0)

Hittin' the LinksWelcome to another edition of Hittin' the Links. So, it's playoff time again: can you feel the excitement in the air? Well, can you? Of course you can, who wouldn't be able to (yawn)? Well at least HTL is here to add to the excitement with a little weekly dose of whats hot on the golfing world wide web.

In this volume, we see who broke Tiger's record of youngest ever U.S. Amateur champion, check in on current FedExCup points leader Vijay Singh, and investigate what happened between the PGA Tour and Westchester Country Club. Also, we learn about Patriot Golf Day, see which European is making a Ryder Cup run, and find out what Nick Faldo said on the air concerning Ryder Cup hopeful, Paul Casey. Read on!

Volume One Hundred Fifty Seven

Aug. 18, 2008     By     Comments (2)

Hittin' the LinksWelcome again to another volume of Hittin' the Links. Even though all the major championships are finished for the year, it has still been an interesting week in the golf. I waded through all that was out there and came up with these nine links. Enjoy.

In this volume of HTL we take inventory at the Women's Canadian Open, see why it took three majors to convince Padraig he was pretty good, and find out why the Champions Tour is feeling kinda Funky. Also, we take a peek at some custom golf carts, check in on Tiger's rehabilitation, find out who won this week's Tour stop, and investigate how a dog can eat a golf ball in mid flight. Read on!

Volume One Hundred Fifty Six

Aug. 11, 2008     By     Comments (2)

Hittin' the LinksHello and welcome to Hittin' the Links. The Final Major of the year is complete, thank goodness we still have the Ryder Cup to look forward to before silly season arrives again. And how about that Padraig Harrington? I guess he was just waiting for Tiger to get hurt so he could win all the majors in his absence. Don't get me wrong though; what he did is impressive.

In this edition, we take inventory at the 90th PGA Championship, see how it has effected the Ryder Cup team, and see why Kenny Perry had to miss out. Also, we see who won Annika's farewell Swedish tournament, find out who Big John is working with now, take note of the toughest Major season yet, and send our condolences to the family of "The Sarge" Orville Moody. Read on!

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