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Sean Fairholm


A 2014 graduate of NC State's PGA Golf Management program, I spent two and a half years as a golf writer for our school's daily paper while becoming a Best Practice writer and Social Media Developer at PGA Magazine for three years. I am now a PGA Professional and work as the Reader Engagement Coordinator for The Post. 

Fun Fact: I was convinced to start playing golf after watching Tiger battle Bob May in the 2000 PGA Championship.

Handicap: 2.6

Favorite Courses: Have played TPC Sawgrass, TPC Scottsdale, Glen Abbey, We-Ko-Pa, Blue Monster at Doral, Tobacco Road, Raleigh Country Club, Mid Pines, and others... Dream to play Augusta National, the Old Course, Pine Valley, and Riviera.

Twitter: @FairwayFairholm

Featured Stories

NEWS: World Golf Hall of Famer Doug Ford Dies At 95

Doug Ford
Doug Ford, left, receives the green jacket from Jack Burke Jr., after winning the 1957 Masters (AP Photo)

Doug Ford, a two-time major champion and member of the World Golf Hall of Fame, died Monday evening at Palm Beach Gardens (Fla.) Medical Center, according to a report. He was 95. A Connecticut native and a member of the Coast Guard during World War II, Ford turned professional…

NEWS: Ticket Lottery for 2019 Masters Open Through May

The ticket lottery for the 2019 Masters is open until June 1. (Photo: Mike Segar, Reuters)

Procuring tickets to the Masters often requires some luck, but you have to make sure you apply to have a chance. APPLY HERE: The Masters ticket lottery, which is open until June 1, is open for anyone hoping to attend the 2019 tournament. Winners will be notified in late…

PODCAST: Ron Green Jr. Previews The Masters

Players practice on the seventh hole prior to the 2018 Masters Tournament. (Photo: Mike Segar, Reuters)

It’s almost time for the opening tee ball to be played in this year’s highly anticipated Masters. Our 37-year PGA Tour insider Ron Green Jr. is on site to run through all of the storylines heading into the tournament. Where would a Tiger Woods victory at the Masters rank in…

QUICK TAKE: Coming In Hot, Watson Aims For Masters Triple

Bubba Watson is hoping for his third Masters victory this week at Augusta. (Photo: Orlando Ramirez, USA Today Sports)

Maybe it’s a coincidence. Maybe it’s not. Phil Mickelson has won three green jackets, in 2004 at the age of 33, then in 2006 at 35 and 2010 at 39. Bubba Watson has won two green jackets, in 2012 at 33, then in 2014 at 35. If he won this…