Posts tagged with: "Charley Hoffman"

NEWS: Blimp Crashes Near U.S. Open Site View More
A blimp crashed about a half mile away from Erin Hills on Thursday morning. (Photo Credit: WTMJ/Twitter)

NEWS: Blimp Crashes Near U.S. Open Site

A commercial blimp not affiliated with the USGA or U.S. Open broadcast crashed Thursday morning near Erin Hills during the first round, according to local authorities. Video from spectators shows a cloud of smoke and someone using a parachute to escape the burning blimp. The pilot was the only one…

NEWS: Fantastic Four Lead At Augusta View More
Rickie Fowler finishes his second round at the 2017 Masters tied for the lead at Augusta National. (Photo Credit: Brian Snyder, Reuters)

NEWS: Fantastic Four Lead At Augusta

You expected tightening, if not around the collar at least at the top of the boards. Charley Hoffman, coming off one of the most brilliant rounds in Masters history, a 65 in the windiest conditions in years, went out early on Friday and came back to the field. His 3-over…

NEWS: Hoffman Hangs Tough On Friday View More
Charley Hoffman walks off the second green during the 2017 Masters at Augusta National (Photo Credit: Lucy Nicholson, Reuters)

NEWS: Hoffman Hangs Tough On Friday

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA – Charley Hoffman isn’t where he was – for a few minutes Friday Hoffman was 8-under par in this windswept Masters and practically a zip code ahead of the field – but he was happy to have a share of the lead after finishing his second round. Hoffman…

OPINION: Opening Day Was Anything But Typical

OPINION: Opening Day Was Anything But Typical

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA – There may be no such thing as a typical day at The Masters. Since it began in 1934, there have been great days, flat days, unforgettable days. Cold days, windy days, hot days. Difficult days, easy days and some Sunday bloody Sundays. And there was Thursday. It…

NEWS: Hoffman Leads Masters With Stellar 65

NEWS: Hoffman Leads Masters With Stellar 65

Under normal conditions Augusta National keeps you off balance. Thursday was far from normal. The tornadoes that roared through Alabama and South Atlanta on Wednesday had become little more than a lightning show by the time the storms made it to Augusta. But the wind behind that cold front turned…

QUICK TAKE: Bay Hill’s Nod To Arnie Has Right Touch View More
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QUICK TAKE: Bay Hill’s Nod To Arnie Has Right Touch

ORLANDO, Fla. – The names at the top of the leaderboard midway through the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill are Charley Hoffman, Emiliano Grillo and Matthew Fitzpatrick. By Sunday afternoon, this tournament will finally be about one of them or someone else who changes the storyline over the weekend….