Stories for January 2009


News 2009 January

Wednesday, January 28

Ask the expert: Austie Rollinson

Golfweek talked to Odyssey's Austie Rollinson about putter design.

Ask the expert: Dick Rugge

Golfweek spoke with Dick Rugge about upcoming rules changes that will limit the dimensions of grooves in many clubfaces.

Ask the expert: Bob Vokey

Bob Vokey tells you what amateurs should look for when buying a wedge.

Saturday, January 24

Tease photo


As rater Bradley Klein writes, Encanterra extracts far more out of a bland site than one could reasonably expect.

Tease photo

Demise of the scribe

As newspapers struggle to survive, fewer golf journalists are left to cover the game.

Thursday, January 8

Willie Mac goes under first

Will MacKenzie made the first birdie of the 2009 PGA Tour season Thursday at the Mercede-Benz Championship.

Wednesday, January 7

Perry ups Tour schedule

How does Kenny Perry follow a season in which he successfully challenged himself to make the Ryder Cup team?

Tuesday, January 6

Williamson to caddy for McLachlin

Tyler Williamson figures to get a positive financial jump on his Nationwide Tour colleagues.

2009 PGA Tour begins without top-4 ranked players in the world

reports on the PGA Tour opener in Hawaii.