Thursday Jun 06, 2024

Four different players on six separate occasions have won the Memorial Tournament and Players Championship or a major championship in the same season. Scottie Scheffler (2024 Players Championship, 2024 Masters) and Xander Schauffele (2024 PGA Championship) can join them with a win this week. The other players to accomplish the feat are Raymond Floyd (1982), Curtis Strange (1988), Paul Azinger (1993) and Tiger Woods (1999, 2000, 2001).


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In your opinion, what constitutes a fair or unfair U.S. Open setup, and what have been some good or bad examples?

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Offering is a modern take on the classic wingtip and was inspired by the rugged Pacific Northwest
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Companies will aid each other in marketing, promotion leading up to and during the 2024 U.S. Open in Pinehurst, North Carolina
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Laskowitz will oversee operations of the private Bluffton, South Carolina, community's two 18-hole golf courses and award-winning sports and lifestyle campus
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Coach to Jordan Spieth and other top professionals will promote, educate on the putter grip brand
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Keller, owner of York Indoor Golf and Training Center in York, Pennsylvania, and Lancaster Indoor Golf and Training Center in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, earns the highest educational designation a PGA of America Golf Professional can obtain
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Customers are invited to immerse themselves in the atmosphere of Pinehurst No. 2, site of the 2024 U.S. Open — watching and practicing
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Gabriella DeGasperis and Gabby Lemieux receive invites to the tournament at Island Resort & Casino's Sweetgrass course, June 21-23
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Nigerian golfer earns exemptions to compete in the Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give, June 13-16, at Blythefield Country Club in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and the Dow Championship, June 27-30, in Midland, Michigan
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> Their two U.S. Women’s Opens were hits, now Lancaster Country Club wants more
[Jack Hirsh | | Read]

> Xander Schauffele now a major champion at Memorial and facing a big stretch of golf
[Doug Ferguson | Associated Press | Read]

> Jack Nicklaus doesn't love the Memorial Tournament's new spot on the PGA Tour calendar
[Bob Harig | Sports Illustrated | Read]

"The only time my prayers are never answered is on the golf course."
— Billy Graham

PGA Tour: Memorial Tournament
Site: Muirfield Village Golf Club, Dublin, Ohio.
Television [ET]: Thursday-Friday, 2-6 p.m. (Golf Channel); Saturday-Sunday, 12:30-2:30 p.m. (Golf Channel), 2:30-6 p.m. (CBS).
GCSAA Fact Sheet

LPGA Tour: ShopRite LPGA Classic
Site: Seaview Resort (Bay Course), Galloway, New Jersey.
Television [ET]: Friday, noon to 2 p.m. (Golf Channel); Saturday-Sunday, 5-7 p.m. (Golf Channel).
GCSAA Fact Sheet

LIV Golf League: LIV Golf Houston
Site: Golf Club of Houston, Houston, Texas.
Television [ET]: Saturday-Sunday, 1-6 p.m. (CW Network).

European Tour / Ladies European Tour: Volvo Car Scandinavian Mixed
Site: Vasatorps Golfklubb, Helsingborg, Sweden.
Television [ET]: Thursday-Friday, 7 a.m. to noon (Golf Channel); Saturday-Sunday, 7:30 a.m. to noon (Golf Channel).

PGA Tour Champions: American Family Insurance Championship
Site: University Ridge Golf Club, Madison, Wisconsin.
Television [ET]: Friday, 7-9 p.m. (Golf Channel-tape delay); Saturday-Sunday, 2:30-5 p.m. (Golf Channel).
GCSAA Fact Sheet

Korn Ferry Tour: BMW Charity Pro-Am
Site: Thornblade Club, Greer, South Carolina.
Television [ET]: Thursday, noon to 2 p.m. (Golf Channel); Friday, 9-11 p.m. (Golf Channel-tape delay); Saturday-Sunday, 8-10 p.m. (Golf Channel-tape delay).
GCSAA Fact Sheet

Design Notes: Coore & Crenshaw reimagines The International’s Pines course
Jack Nicklaus transforms Florida’s Banyan Cay into Dutchman’s Pipe; Lobb + Partners’ Alex Hay creates a new par 3 for Canada’s University Golf Club

Learn by doing ... and just keep moving forward
Co-founder and CEO Jared Solomon joins host Colin Weston to discuss how Five Iron Golf emerged from the back room of a clothing store
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Pat Bradley talks LPGA's past, present, future
The hall of famer, winner of six majors and 31 LPGA titles, joins host Ann Liguori to discuss the state of the tour and a number of its rising stars
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Applying a tech startup mindset to innovate golf club design
PXG chief product officer Brad Schweigert joins host Colin Weston for a masterclass in product innovation and entrepreneurship
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