The AJGA’s Thunderbird International Junior is set to take place May 25-27 at Grayhawk Golf Club’s Raptor course in Scottsdale, Ariz. For the 13th consecutive year, the Thunderbird will boast a good field of homegrown American players along with an international mix.
Stanford gets to spend a week in the life of freshman Mariah Stackhouse while at the NCAA Championship. The Stackhouse home is about 90 miles from the course, which was close enough for the Cardinal to pile in the team van early week and take in a home-cooked meal.
"Natural-motion" footwear transformed the running-shoe market. It could have a major impact in golf, too. Some examples (clockwise, from top left): Adidas Puremotion, Nike TW '13, Ecco Biom Hybrid and True Phx.