Posts tagged with: "OHL Classic"

QUICK TAKE: Tour Rookie Starts OHL Classic With An Ace View More
Keith Mitchell opened the OHL Classic at Mayakoba with a hole-in-one. (Photo: PGA Tour)

QUICK TAKE: Tour Rookie Starts OHL Classic With An Ace

For just the fourth time on the PGA Tour since 2002, a player marked a ‘1’ on his scorecard to start the day. Keith Mitchell, a recent Web.com Tour graduate, holed his 6-iron on the 200-yard par-3 10th hole, his first hole of the day, at El Camaleon Golf Club…

QUICK TAKE: Champ Embarks On Pro Career In Mexico View More
Long-hitting Cameron Champ is set to make his professional debut this week in Mexico. (Photo Credit: USGA)

QUICK TAKE: Champ Embarks On Pro Career In Mexico

For 22-year-old Cameron Champ, his new golf life begins this week at the OHL Classic at Mayakoba, his first event as a professional. Champ, who was exempted into second-stage qualifying for the Web.com Tour based on his T32 finish in the U.S. Open at Erin Hills last June, will forgo…

Preview: OHL Classic at Mayakoba View More
The Mayan Riviera setting along the Gulf of Mexico creates some special views at the El Camaleón Golf Course at Mayakoba.

Preview: OHL Classic at Mayakoba

In 10 years, the OHL Classic at Mayakoba has secured its place as a big-time PGA Tour event. This is most obviously evident in the quality of field and the size of its purse. The purse has doubled in 10 years, now sitting at $7 million. Or, to be exact,…

McDowell Back in Winner’s Circle With OHL Classic Victory View More
Mandatory Credit: Action Images / Jason Cairnduff.

McDowell Back in Winner’s Circle With OHL Classic Victory

After asking himself “all the questions,” Graeme McDowell answered a big one Monday morning with a birdie on the first playoff hole to win the OHL Classic at Mayakoba in a playoff against Russell Knox and Jason Bohn. After a dismal 2014-15 season, McDowell found himself at a career crossroads…