2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine!
2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National, MN! by Scott A. Sumner There is something about team golf that just makes it a more exciting event. You are playing for your country, your team mates as well as yourself and that seems to ratchet up the intensity level quite a bit. This past weekend I made the 6 hour drive to Hazeltine National at Chasta, Minnesota to see the 2016 Ryder Cup. This would be my second Ryder Cup, the first at Medinah in 2012 at Chicago. I had also been to three President’s ... Read More
RYDER CUP GOLF CHANNEL NOTABLE
Ryder Cup Golf Channel Notable Quotes Hazeltine National Golf Club, Chaska, Minn. On the United States defeating Europe 17-11 to win the 2016 Ryder Cup Rich Lerner – “They are delirious with joy in Minnesota. Because at long last, America has won the Ryder Cup. One of the most entertaining days. One of the most thrilling, draining, riveting events in the history of this sport. All of that frustration. All of that doubt. It is all gone. The celebration is underway.” David Duval ... Read More
Hank Wilke Wins 2016 Amateur
Hank Wilke Wins Thunder Bay District Amateur In Playoff by Scott A. Sumner The 2016 Thunder Bay District Amateur was an exciting event with a dramatic 3 hole playoff that had 58 year old Hank Wilke win over 24 year old Brett Shewchuk. Hank Wilke, age 58 “ I didn’t think it would be possible to win but I had one of those rounds where everything went right on the back nine. The front wasn’t so great. I made some putts and chips, hit the ball really well and am quite happy with that. ... Read More