Posts tagged with: "Jim Furyk"

QUICK TAKE: After Ryder Cup Captaincy, Furyk Enjoys Return To Competition View More
Jim Furyk (Photo credit: Cliff Hawkins/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: After Ryder Cup Captaincy, Furyk Enjoys Return To Competition

PLAYA DEL CARMEN, MEXICO | After spending the last year and a half thinking about managing the game of others, Jim Furyk is back to thinking about his own. The U.S. Ryder Cup captain didn’t guide his team to a victory in Paris for the Ryder Cup, but he’s found…

QUICK TAKE: Sights And Sounds From Day 1 At Le Golf National View More
Tommy Fleetwood (Photo credit: Paul Childs, Reuters)

QUICK TAKE: Sights And Sounds From Day 1 At Le Golf National

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, FRANCE | One whipsaw day into the Ryder Cup, a few observations worth considering: Did Tommy Fleetwood single-handedly change the direction of this Ryder Cup? It felt that way. The European team was in danger of losing every four-ball match Friday morning until Fleetwood made long birdie putts at…

QUICK TAKE: Furyk Sizes Up Better Of Two Good Choices View More
Xander Schauffele (Photo credit: Eric Sucar-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Furyk Sizes Up Better Of Two Good Choices

NEWTOWN SQUARE, PENNSYLVANIA | It’s a simple question: Would Xander Schauffele winning the BMW Championship this weekend at Aronimink Golf Club be enough to earn him the final spot on the U.S. Ryder Cup team? Or has Tony Finau already done enough to feel comfortable captain Jim Furyk will call…

QUICK TAKE: Furyk Talks U.S. Ryder Cup Team, Four Captain’s Picks View More
Jim Furyk talks about the upcoming U.S. Ryder Cup team. (Photo: John David Mercer, USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Furyk Talks U.S. Ryder Cup Team, Four Captain’s Picks

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI | The good news for U.S. Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk is he has an eight-player team set for the September matches. What remains is the challenge of adding four more players over the next month to complete the U.S. roster at Le Golf National. In a Monday…

QUICK TAKE: After Automatic Eight, U.S. Ryder Cup Race Remains Open View More
Bryson DeChambeau takes a selfie with golf fans during Tuesday's practice round at Bellerive Country Club. (Photo Credit: John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: After Automatic Eight, U.S. Ryder Cup Race Remains Open

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI | By late afternoon Sunday, Jim Furyk will have the bulk of his U.S. Ryder Cup team determined. Then comes the hard part. Eight automatic qualifiers will be set after the PGA Championship – Rickie Fowler is currently seventh, Webb Simpson eighth and Bryson DeChambeau ninth –…

NEWS: Els, Furyk Receive Special Exemptions Into U.S. Open View More
Jim Furyk (left) and Ernie Els have been invited to play in this year's U.S. Open. (Photo of Jim Furyk: Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports; Photo of Ernie Els: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: Els, Furyk Receive Special Exemptions Into U.S. Open

Two past U.S. Open champions, Ernie Els and Jim Furyk, have received special exemptions into the 118th U.S. Open Championship at Shinnecock Hills Golf Club in June. Els, who won the 1994 and 1997 U.S. Opens, will be making his 26th consecutive start in the championship. Furyk, the 2003 winner,…