News for Saturday, January 7, 2012
Stricker leads ToC
Steve Stricker fired a flawless 10-under 63 on Saturday to build a five-shot lead over Webb Simpson after the second round of the Hyundai Tournament of Champions.
There are still 36 holes to play at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions, but you’ll excuse David Toms if he’s looking past the golf here at Kapalua in order to focus on Monday night’s BCS Championship game in New Orleans, where his beloved LSU Tigers will play Alabama.
Sabbatini penalized at Kapalua
Jim McCabe: Always a topic of discussion, Rory Sabbatini showed up late to his second-round tee time Saturday at Kapalua, resulting in a two-stroke penalty.
Tracking Round 2
Steve Stricker fired a 10-under 63 in perfect conditions Saturday to take a five-shot lead after the second round of the Hyundai Tournament of Champions. TOUR TRACKER.
Hull wins Harder Hall
Julie Williams: Charley Hull tore through the back nine at the Harder Hall for her second career victory on the Florida Orange Blossom Circuit.
Defending champion Louis Oosthuizen birdied three of his last four holes for a 6-under 67 Saturday to share the third-round lead at the Africa Open.
Plantation a real treat
Those are just three of the adjectives used by players to describe the Plantation Course at Kapalua, site of the PGA Tour’s season-opener. Jim McCabe explains why.
After an up-and-down round on the course, Nick Watney thought he had more bad news waiting for him in the scoring trailer. Kapalua Notes