Posts tagged with: "Jason Day"

QUICK TAKE: Day Donates Car To Finance Caddie Scholarship View More
Jason Day (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Day Donates Car To Finance Caddie Scholarship

LAKE FOREST, ILLINOIS – When Jason Day aced the par-3 17th hole at Conway Farms Friday during the BMW Championship, several things happened: He briefly had a three-stroke lead midway through the second round; As the first player to make an ace in the event, Day won a $100,000 scholarship…

NEWS: Day Relieves Swatton Of Caddie Duties View More
Jason Day and Col Swatton at the 2017 U.S. Open at Erin Hills. (Photo Credit: Michael Madrid-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: Day Relieves Swatton Of Caddie Duties

LAKE FOREST, ILLINOIS – First it was Phil Mickelson and Bones Mackay. Then it was Rory McIlroy and J.P. Fitzgerald. And now it’s Jason Day and Colin Swatton. A season of high-profile player/caddie splits took another twist with Day’s announcement that Swatton, his longtime coach and caddie, will no longer…

QUICK TAKE: The Game’s Youth Can Win Majors At Any Time View More
Brooks Koepka became the seventh consecutive first-time major winner last month at the U.S. Open. (Photo Credit: Rob Schumacher, Reuters)

QUICK TAKE: The Game’s Youth Can Win Majors At Any Time

SOUTHPORT, ENGLAND | Brooks Koepka is Exhibit A – or example No. 7 – that major championship golf appears to have moved into a new era. Instead of a handful of players winning most of the majors, the past seven have been won by first-time champions. Two years ago, Zach…

OPINION: Still A Waiting Game For McIlroy, Day View More
Rory McIlroy and Jason Day have had disappointing years. (Photo Credit: Rob Schumacher, USA Today Sports)

OPINION: Still A Waiting Game For McIlroy, Day

ERIN, WISCONSIN – When it was over and there was nothing left to do but grab some lunch and turn the RV toward home, Jason Day stopped for a moment to explain himself before leaving Erin Hills two days earlier than planned. The man introducing Day to the gathered media…

OPINION: Top Guns Can’t Solve Vulnerable Venue View More
Day and McIlroy, two of the top three players in the world, struggled mightily on Thursday. (Photo Credit: Geoff Burke, USA Today Sports)

OPINION: Top Guns Can’t Solve Vulnerable Venue

ERIN, WISCONSIN – The official U.S. Open logo at Erin Hills features a three-leaf clover patterned after an old Irish bell located on the course. Given the way the first round played out under blue Wisconsin skies Thursday, the clover could be replaced by a happy face, though that might…

WATCH: How Billy Horschel Won the AT&T Byron Nelson View More
Billy Horschel won his first PGA Tour event in nearly three years. (Photo Credit: PGA Tour/Twitter)

WATCH: How Billy Horschel Won the AT&T Byron Nelson

  Having missed the cut in his last four starts, Billy Horschel hardly could have been expected to end his nearly three-year winless drought at the AT&T Byron Nelson. He hadn’t broken 70 in his past nine individual rounds leading up to the tournament, which he typically skips and had…