Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial Preview, Picks + Predictions Plus the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week

Just a Gary Woodland-like booming drive away (31 miles) from last week’s HP Byron Nelson Championship in Irving, the PGA Tour heads to the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth.  As anyone with a golfing pulse surely knows, Colonial is dubbed as Hogan’s Alley, as Mr Hogan himself was a five-time champion. [Read more…]

Sang-Moon Bae Wins HP Byron Nelson Championship, News + Notes From the Week

Sang-Moon Bae won the HP Byron Nelson Championship on Sunday, his first ever PGA Tour victory.  Here’s some fun random thoughts and factoids on the week: [Read more…]

Byron Nelson Championship Moving to New Coore/Crenshaw Trinity Forest Course In 2019

The HP Byron Nelson Championship has entered into an agreement with the PGA Tour and the new Trinity Forest project that will move the tourney from Irving (home to the tourney for the past 30 years) to Trinity Forest Golf Course in Dallas beginning in 2019.   [Read more…]

HP Byron Nelson Championship Preview, Picks + Predictions Plus the Driver-Off-The-Deck BOLD Play of the Week

After a week in which NBC, Golf Channel, Tim Finchem and everyone involved straight up let Tiger Woods off the hook for a bad drop on the 14th hole on Sunday on his way to victory at the PLAYERS Championship, the PGA Tour heads back West to Texas for this week’s HP Byron Nelson Championship.  The host course for the Nelson is the TPC Four Seasons Resort in Irving, which is hosting the event for the 28th time.  [Read more…]

Roberto Castro Fires Course Record Tying 63 to Lead PLAYERS Championship, “Tweeter Alliss” Follows With Best Tweet Ever

Unknown, redheaded and non-Hispanic looking Roberto Castro ignited TPC Sawgrass to the tune of a 9-under 63 on Thursday, tying the course record held by WGHOFers Fred Couples and Greg Norman.  Castro, whose mother is Peruvian and whose father is Costa Rican, played his college golf at Georgia Tech, where he was a first team All-American in ’05 and a second teamer in ’07. [Read more…]