Yesterday at TPC San Antonio, staffer Steven Bowditch maintained his lead and came away with a victory at the Valero Texas Open, the first of his PGA Tour career. The 30-year-old Australian overcame windy conditions on Sunday to finish with a one-stroke victory at eight-under 280, becoming the third Australian to win on the PGA Tour in the last six weeks. Bowditch, who is more commonly known as “Bowdo” around […]

Staffer Harold Varner III has been awarded the 2014 Northern Trust Open Exemption. Varner, who was the first player in East Carolina University (ECU) history to be named Conference USA Golfer of the Year in 2012, will be making his second-career start on the PGA TOUR, following a berth in the 2013 U.S. Open. Varner, 23, who currently has full status on the 2014 Web.com Tour, was selected from a […]

Standing next to the green on #17 at Lake Malaren Golf Club in Shanghai, China, Gonzalo Fernandez-Castaño grabbed a club from his caddy, Jeffrey, and hit one of the most clutch shots he’s ever hit. A chip-in birdie at the 17th hole gave him a three-stroke lead and all but sealed a victory at the 2013 BMW Masters Presented by SRE Group. After an “exciting” finish on #18, Gonzalo stated […]

Graeme McDowell has agreed to terms on a multi-year contract extension with Cleveland Golf/Srixon to remain a member of our PGA TOUR staff. McDowell, winner of the 2010 U.S. Open and 2013 RBC Heritage, is also a nine-time winner on the European Tour. G-Mac will use Cleveland woods and wedges. Todd Harman, President of Cleveland Golf/Srixon USA, stated, “We couldn’t be more thrilled that Graeme has decided to remain a […]

Yesterday, the 2013 Web.Com Tour regular season and 25 PGA Tour cards were allocated, three of them going to current Cleveland staff members: Michael Putnam, Will Wilcox, and Jim Renner. Unless you follow the PGA Tour and Web.Com Tour closely, you may not know that the end of season format is in the process of getting a serious overhaul. In years past, players would be able to compete in “Q […]

2013 RBC Heritage Champion Graeme McDowell wearing the Tartan Jacket. Despite difficult conditions yesterday at Harbour Town Golf Links in Hilton Head, SC, Graeme McDowell won the 2013 RBC Heritage in a one-hole playoff over Webb Simpson. Battling swirling winds and a four-shot deficit to start the day, G-Mac came out victorious in a legendary final round, taking home the Tartan Jacket and his first PGA Tour victory of the […]

Since it began in 1960, the Par-3 contest has become one of the most storied and endearing traditions at Augusta National every year. Held the Wednesday before competition begins, players traditionally bring their friends and family onto the course to walk alongside them and act as their caddy (or caddies) for the day. This afternoon, Ted Potter Jr., also know as “The Wizard”, pulled out a win on the second […]