Posts tagged with: "Quail Hollow"

QUICK TAKE: Mickelson (64) Surges Into Hunt At Tougher Quail Hollow View More
Phil Mickelson (Photo credit: Jim Dedmon-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Mickelson (64) Surges Into Hunt At Tougher Quail Hollow

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – Phil Mickelson is flirting with Quail Hollow Club again. Mickelson has finished in the top five of the Wells Fargo Championship eight times without winning – it’s not exactly his U.S. Open frustration but it’s a similar theme – and by shooting a 7-under-par 64 in…

QUICK TAKE: Woods Has His Work Cut Out On Quail Hollow’s Greens View More
Tiger Woods (Photo credit: Jim Dedmon-USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Woods Has His Work Cut Out On Quail Hollow’s Greens

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – At least Tiger Woods found the humor in his putting struggles at the Wells Fargo Championship. “I’m on a hot streak, I made the last putt,” Woods said after making a 13-foot birdie putt on his last hole at Quail Hollow Club Friday to likely make…

WATCH: Olesen, Kisner Lead At Quail Hollow View More
Thorbjorn Olesen got off to a strong start on Thursday at the PGA Championship. (Photo Credit: Kyle Terada, USA Today Sports)

WATCH: Olesen, Kisner Lead At Quail Hollow

This was not the Quail Hollow from years gone by. The newly redesigned layout, with a couple of par-4s north of 500 yards and a closing stretch nicknamed “the Green Mile,” after Stephen King’s literary walk to the electric chair, was, through Round One at least, the toughest test of…

OPINION: Quail Hollow Proves An Exacting Test View More
Quail Hollow's slippery greens made Jordan Spieth and others look pedestrian at times during round one of the PGA Championship. (Photo Credit: Michael Madrid, USA Today Sports)

OPINION: Quail Hollow Proves An Exacting Test

  CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – Jordan Spieth settled in over a delicate bunker shot on the par-4 16th hole Thursday morning in the first round of the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow Club, fresh in the knowledge that he’d spent extra time recently refining his sand game. When he hit…

QUICK TAKE: Mail Call, Mr Bevacqua View More
Dustin Johnson plays into the 15th hole during the first round of the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow. (Photo Credit: Rob Schumacher-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Mail Call, Mr Bevacqua

The following letter addressed to a Mr Pete Bevacqua at the PGA of America has fallen into our hands. In the interest of national security, we believe its contents should be revealed. Here goes: Dear Mr Bevacqua, Forgive this intrusion by a visitor from the old country but If you’re…

Quail Hollow Set For Big Changes View More
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Quail Hollow Set For Big Changes

Big changes are planned for Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte as it prepares to host the 2017 PGA Championship. After the 2016 Wells Fargo Championship is finished in May, the course will be closed in order to redesign a significant portion of the front nine as well as change the…