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Winter Reading for Golfers

By Tyler Olson As winter rolls around and many of us are snowed in for three months- or at the very least locked in a classroom learning how to factor trinomials and identify gerunds- getting on the course every day … Continue reading

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This was Phil Mickelson’s Ryder Cup

By Tyler Olson                 Nobody had as much to do with the United States winning the 2016 Ryder Cup as Phil Mickelson. Nobody. With Arnold Palmer recently passed and Tiger carrying a walkie talkie down the fairways instead of a … Continue reading

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Five Reasons Why Every Golf Fan Should be Watching The Tour Championship at East Lake from Start to Finish

By Tyler Olson Golf is hard to watch all the time. Tournaments happen almost every single weekend, the rounds start bright and early and don’t end until mid-afternoon- when most of us are at work/school on Thursday and Friday- and … Continue reading

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American Ryder Cup Captain’s Picks Preview

By Tyler Olson  This past week, while Phil and the rest of the American Ryder Cup team were goofing off in Gillette Stadium, the European squad finalized their roster with the captains pick additions of Martin Kaymer, Lee Westwood, and … Continue reading

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Women’s Golf Olympic Return

By: Melynda Post Finally, the time we were anxiously waiting for arrived a little over a week ago, when we got to watch the world’s best female golfers compete in the Olympics. It was a long time coming, and the … Continue reading

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How Olympic Golf Went From an “Exhibition” to a Tournament of Real Value

By Tyler Olson                  I’ve never been so happy to be proven so wrong.  Circumstances leading up to the Olympic golf tournament such as format, lack of big names, timing and so on … Continue reading

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Olympic Golf Preview

By Tyler Olson                 Despite the less than ideal circumstances that have possibly kneecapped Olympic golf before it even had a chance to get off the ground, golf is still an Olympic sport and there still is a tournament to … Continue reading

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Olympic Golf: Dead on Arrival?

By Tyler Olson “Now, I may be miss-informed or just don’t know. You may have to help me. Is there no team format at all? When they first talked about it, if there were four Americans it was the two … Continue reading

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Do the Rules of Golf Need a Complete Overhaul?

Tyler Olson                   This Sunday there was another rules snafu at a USGA run tournament: this time in a playoff at the US Women’s Open. In the second hole of the three-hole playoff, Anna Nordqvist was hitting an approach out … Continue reading

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Golf is the Best Sport to Watch in Person

By Tyler Olson                   You and thousands of others push towards the gates of a football stadium. After a couple of hours of tailgating, the crowd smells of bratwurst and spilt beer. The group lurches forward as, one by one, … Continue reading

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