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Golf, Golf and More Golf

by Jeff Skinner Who says the golf season is over? There’s plenty of golf being played this weekend.  The pros are teeing it up all over the world for big bucks and some life changing tickets to the big show. At The Nationwide Tour Championship Daniel Chopra is leading and trying to earn his way back to the PGA Tour, as are all 60 of the players.  About a dozen players are assured of earning PGA Tour cards but that… Continue Reading

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Smart Phone Saves the Day for Many Golfers

by Jeff Skinner The technological revolution has had a devastating effect on golf.  New breakthroughs in club and ball technology have changed the game.  It seems that there is some new gadget out there every week that promises to help us with our game.  Now, all that new science has been channeled towards a new direction: getting the beer cart when you want it. Stan Van Meter gives us a new smart phone app “Scan4Beer” that will enable golfers to… Continue Reading

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Lives Are Changed at The Nationwide Tour Championship

by Jeff Skinner Even though the PGA Tour has played its last “official event” of the season that doesn’t mean there won’t be some exciting golf to follow this weekend.  There is the “unofficial” CIMB Asia Pacific Classic in Malaysia where two dozen Americans are teeing it up.  The European Tour is still going hard and staying in Spain at The Andalucia Masters featuring the reborn Sergio Garcia, Miguel Angel Jimenez and Graeme McDowell.  And IMG is putting on its… Continue Reading

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Luke Donald and the “Sketchy” PGA Tour

by Jeff Skinner The last tournament of the PGA Tour season had all you could want and more.  There were players vying for spots in the top 125 on the money list to secure their cards for next year.  There was the chase to get into the top 30 which meant a trip to the majors next season and of course everyone wanted to win the last title of the year. On top of that, everything had fallen into place… Continue Reading

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Yani Tseng: Picture Perfect

by Jeff Skinner A picture is worth a thousand words, so they say.  Check out GolfWeek’s gallery of Yani Tseng’s victory in her home country of Taiwan. It was an amazing week for the young, talented Tseng.  The world’s most successful golfer of 2011 had the time of her life while winning in front of her family.  She notched her tenth win of the year and did it in front of her 93 year old grandmother.  It doesn’t get much… Continue Reading

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The Only Choice for Player of The Year Is Luke Donald

by Jeff Skinner The ballots for PGA Tour Player of The Year go out this week to the players and this should be a fairly easy task.  All they should do is check the box next to Luke Donald.  It’s as simple as that.  Donald is the Player of the Year and if he doesn’t win the title there should be a recount and the PGA Tour players should be beaten with a five iron. For those that think Donald… Continue Reading

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Gritty Donald Takes Disney & Money Title

by Jeff Skinner Wow! What an absolutely amazing finish to the PGA Tour season.  Luke Donald was up against it, big time.  At the start of the week he trailed Webb Simpson in the PGA Tour Money Race, a race he wanted to win badly.  The World Number One came into this tournament knowing he probably had to win the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Classic to move ahead of Simpson.  In an astonishing display of grit and skill he did… Continue Reading

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Yani Tseng Wins in Taiwan

by Jeff Skinner The Year of Yani continues.  Yani Tseng notched another victory and this time it was extra special.  Tseng won the LPGA Taiwan Championship in her home country to bring her total to ten worldwide victories for the year. Tseng went into the final round with a two stroke lead and pulled away from the pack with a bogey free 66 to give her a five stroke margin over second place finishers Amy Yang and Azahara Munoz. 2011… Continue Reading

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