1. Jordan Spieth, More Than 15 Minutes of Fame; Now a Billboard Regular

    Jordan Spieth is going to get more than 15 minutes of fame. He's already made numerous television show appearances off the golf course. And now we've discovered that he's up in lights in more ways than one...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 3 days ago 566 reads 1 comments

  2. Colin Montgomerie: Major Ironman, Plays Seven Majors in 2015

    While the younger golfers talk about limited schedules, Champions Tour player Colin Montgomerie is taking on a challenge that would make most professional golfers shudder. “I've got seven major championships to play in this year...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 9 days ago 1,227 reads 0 comments

  3. Chambers Bay Golf Course: What Can Be Done to Fix Spectator Problems?

    Chambers Bay, photographically, was very special. It was scenic. The look is charming and historic. The site has breathtaking water views. There are plenty of waving fescue grasses...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 12 days ago 1,629 reads 0 comments

  4. Jordan Spieth: Can He Match the 3-Majors-in-a-Season Mark of Ben Hogan?

    Jordan Spieth has made history by winning The Masters and U.S. Open in 2015, becoming the sixth player to win the first two legs of golf's Grand Slam in the same year...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 16 days ago 1,341 reads 3 comments

  5. Can Jordan Spieth Overcome Average Driving Accuracy to Win the US Open?

    In the past, one of Jordan Spieth’s strengths has been his driving. Not this week. Yet he is tied for the lead going into the final round of the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay Golf Course in University Place, Washington...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 17 days ago 200 reads 0 comments

  6. Jordan Spieth Has One Big Advantage in Attempt to Cut New Notch in Golf History

    “I have a chance to make history in many ways. But in order to do that, I have to really focus on this week,” Jordan Spieth said earlier this week. “The U.S. Open is about as challenging mentally as any tournament in the world...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 18 days ago 496 reads 0 comments

  7. Golfers Call out the Good, Bad and Ugly: Chambers Bay Golf Course

    Chambers Bay Golf Course, located in University Place, Washington, is eliciting a variety of comments from the poor quality of the putting surfaces to the beautiful views of Puget ...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 18 days ago 9,949 reads 1 comments

  8. Johnson and Stenson Lead US Open; Mickelson 4 Back; Woods Over Par

    In the U.S. Open, someone always plays well no matter how tough to golf course. This year, it was Dustin Johnson and Henrik Stenson...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 19 days ago 228 reads 0 comments

  9. Woods Thinks He Has a Chance at US Open; Mickelson Has Not Given Up on It

    Tiger Woods has not won a tournament since 2013, when he won five. Phil Mickelson has a drought dating to the 2013 British Open. They are the two players most golf fans would love to see in the victory circle at the U...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 20 days ago 662 reads 0 comments

  10. Woods, Mickelson, Spieth and Others: How Chambers Bay Will Play for U.S. Open

    The county-owned Chambers Bay Golf Club, site of the U.S. Open, sits on what was once the largest sand and gravel operation in the country. No more...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 27 days ago 12,465 reads 10 comments

  11. How Tiger Woods Shot the Highest Score of His Professional Career

    When Tiger Woods , a man who has 79 PGA Tour victories, second-most in the history of professional golf in the U.S., shoots an 85, the highest score in his career, you want to know how it happened...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 1 month ago 20,837 reads 9 comments

  12. Tiger Woods Barely Makes Weekend; Previews Chambers Bay for U.S. Open

    Tiger Woods just squeaked under the cut line at The Memorial, his first tournament since The Players. By his own admission, he is still not where he wants to be with swing and his game...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 1 month ago 2,169 reads 2 comments

  13. Jack Nicklaus Shares Memories with Opening of USGA Nicklaus Room

    The USGA Museum now has a room dedicated to the career of Jack Nicklaus . It is only fitting because Nicklaus won eight USGA events in his career, including four U.S. Opens...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 1 month ago 1,399 reads 3 comments

  14. Rory McIlroy Would Be Disappointed If He Doesn't Win a Major This Year

    Rory McIlroy already has three victories in 2015, but he said at the BMW PGA Championship that he will be "disappointed if I wasn't to win one of the next three majors...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 1 month ago 1,167 reads 2 comments

  15. Tiger Woods Assesses His Performance at the Players; Calls Course Brutal

    Tiger Woods still has a lot of rust to remove from his game —m ore than a couple gallons of CLR cleaner and a wire brush will remove. Even he knows it...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 1 month ago 2,776 reads 2 comments

  16. Hass and Garcia Have Experience to Win Players; Kirk and Kisner Are Contenders

    While there are names such as Chris Kirk and Kevin Kisner on leaderboard at the 2015 Players Championship, it is much more likely that the winner will come from a group of experienced ...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 1 month ago 180 reads 0 comments

  17. Tiger and Rory In; Phil and Jordan Out; Rickie Motivated by Overrated Remark

    Although Jerry Kelly and Kevin Na top the leaderboard at The Players, the PGA Tour breathed a big sigh of relief when Tiger Woods played his way back into the tournament after shooting three over par on Thursday...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 1 month ago 3,233 reads 2 comments

  18. Tiger, Phil Succumb to TPC Sawgrass' Treachery; 18th and 17th Hardest for Field

    North winds blew in unfriendly gusts at TPC Sawgrass during the first round of The Players Championship , dashing many hopes for good scores. The 17th and 18th holes punished the rich and famous...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 months ago 3,281 reads 3 comments

  19. Jordan Spieth Compares '14 Masters and Players Losses; Eyes a Players Victory

    Jordan Spieth ’s big losses in 2014 at the Masters and The Players Championship were great learning experiences. But they were different from his perspective. “This year at the Masters, I was in the lead after two rounds...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 months ago 1,669 reads 0 comments

  20. Do Tiger Woods' Record and David Duval's Opinion Mean the Players Is Now a Major

    Tiger Woods ’ record may be one way to decide if The Players Championship is a major. And one of Woods’ contemporaries, David Duval, winner of the Players and British Open and former No...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 months ago 2,311 reads 2 comments

  21. Jordan, Bubba, Justin, Dustin, Kuch Out: New Match Play Format Has Problems

    Halfway through the WGC- Cadillac Match Play, you needed breadcrumbs, bloodhounds, a couple seeing eye dogs and the Long Island Medium to figure out who was in and who was out and what each match meant...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 months ago 1,673 reads 2 comments

  22. Rory, Jordan, Bubba: Unknowns Abound, Picks Tough at Cadillac Match Play

    The suspense is over. We now know how the Cadillac Match Play is going to work, although we don't know whether we will like the results or if the players will like the results...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 months ago 822 reads 1 comments

  23. Stars Like Rory, Bubba, Jordan Should Stay Alive for Weekend in New Match Play

    The problem with match play is that it's unpredictable. Anybody can beat anybody over 18 holes. Nick O'Hern beat Tiger Woods in the first round in 2007 and in the second round in 2005, for example...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 2 months ago 866 reads 0 comments

  24. Jordan Spieth: No Guarantee He'll Win Sunday; Woods, McIlroy Still Have Chance

    While most of the county has been falling in love with Jordan Spieth’s golf game, he showed Saturday that his supposedly large lead was not safe enough to guarantee a victory on Sunday...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 3 months ago 760 reads 1 comments

  25. Pain-Free Phil Mickelson Regains Clubhead Speed, Is Ready for Masters

    Phil Mickelson gave up some new information this week about his game in recent months and about how he views the Masters. "When I started last year, I was a little hurt, and my speed wasn't where it needed to be," he said...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 3 months ago 5,117 reads 1 comments