Welcome golf fans to another issue of Hittin’ the Links. Well there you have it, what better way to end the FedExCup playoffs than to have golf’s biggest names go one-two? It’s like Tim Finchem wrote the script himself.
In this volume of HTL we start off by looking at the future of the PGA Tour, then listen to the advice Phil got, and check out the shot hit by one talented 13 year-old. Also on tap, we see why golf is a game for life, see why Steve Stricker needed some mud tires, and then do a wrap-up of the week’s events. Read on!
Hole 1: PGA Tour Losing Sponsors?
PGA Tour commish Tim Finchem says the Tour could be losing some sponsors and events in the future. [Link]
Hole 2: Good Advice
A putting tip from Dave Stockton helped fix Lefty’s putting woes. [Link]
Hole 3: Nice Shot
13 year-old Casie Cathrea made a hole-in-one after qualifying for this week’s LPGA Tour event. [Link]
Hole 4: A Game for Life
Golf and other familiar activities can help benefit Alzheimer’s sufferers. [Link]
Hole 5: Back to the Big Time
Garrett Willis wins on the Nationwide to to guarantee a return trip to the big time. [Link]
Hole 6: No Lift, Clean, and Cheat?
Steve Strickers valiant effort for the FedExCup was dashed by a mud ball. [Link]
Hole 7: She Was Due
Sophie Gustafson wins for the first time in six years. [Link]
Hole 8: One for One
Tom Pernice wins his Champions Tour debut. [Link]
Hole 9: Lefty and Tiger
Phil Wins the Tour Championship, Tiger Wins the FedExCup. [Link]