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Yowser! Justin Thomas Shoots 59

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Wow! When Justin Thomas gets on a roll he stays on a roll. Fresh off his win at the SBS Tournament of Champions he scorched the Waialae Country Club course with a record setting 59. Record setting because the 23 year old pro is now the youngest player ever to card a 59. Thomas’s round included 8 birdies, 1 bogey and 2 eagles including his eagle putt on his last hole, the ninth to get him to -11 for the… Continue Reading

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Remember When: Michelle Wie Plays in the Sony Open

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Week two of the ’16 PGA Tour season stays in paradise this week at The Sony Open played over the Waialae Country Club on Oahu. Spending a few evenings watching golf from Hawaii makes me anxious to get back on the course again. It seems like the Sony Open has been around forever but it only started in 1999. The 2004 Sony Open featured one of the most significant debuts in golf. But it wasn’t a PGA Tour player that… Continue Reading

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A New Tour For Billy Hurley III

by Jeff Skinner The Sony Open was more than the first full field event of the PGA Tour season.  For many players it was “the first day of the rest of their lives.”  Mixed in with all the veteran faces that graced Waialae Country Club were some new ones making their debut as full fledged tour members. Billy Hurley III is one of the new tour members that made his way onto the tour via the Nationwide Tour Money List. … Continue Reading

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PGA Tour & NFL Playoffs: Weekend Paradise

by Jeff Skinner When the PGA Tour plans to open its season in Hawaii each year I bet they don’t give too much thought to a rain delay.  After all this is paradise, right?  It never rains in paradise.  Or at least it never rains this much.  Over five inches of rain in the past two days has washed out the first round of the Sony Open and left the tour scrambling and hoping for the weather to clear to… Continue Reading

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