Posts tagged with: "Ben Crane"

WATCH: Ben Crane Makes Unluckiest Quadruple Bogey at 17 View More
Ben Crane had a tough go of it on No. 17, making a quadruple bogey seven. (Photo Credit: Jason Getz, USA Today Sports)

WATCH: Ben Crane Makes Unluckiest Quadruple Bogey at 17

The par-3 17th has exacted its revenge on the Players Championship field this year, luring more than 50 balls into the water before three rounds even were finished. Two of those belong to Ben Crane, although he didn’t deserve his fate. Crane’s first attempt Saturday slammed into the bulkhead fronting…

QUICK TAKE: Ben Crane Picks Up the Pace View More
Ben Crane, once known as one of the PGA Tour's slowest players, says he's gotten faster. Photo Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports / Reuters Picture Supplied by Action Images

QUICK TAKE: Ben Crane Picks Up the Pace

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Here’s an unpopular opinion: Pace of play on the PGA Tour is actually getting faster.   Ben Crane, notorious for his sloth-like pace, believes it wholeheartedly. After opening the Honda Classic with a 4-under 66, Crane conveyed a sense of optimism that the game’s pace…