It’s been quite a week for Patrick Rodgers. First, he announced that he would forgo his senior season at Stanford and turn pro after the NCAA Championships. Now, he leads the prestigious Southern Highlands Collegiate Masters.
Greg Eason and Linnea Strom made the most significant jumps of the week in the latest World Amateur Golf Ranking, Eason winning the John Hayt Collegiate Invitational and Strom winning the Spanish Ladies Amateur.
Ben Hogan his trophy after winning the 1950 U.S. Open Championship at Ardmore, Pa. on June 11, 1950. Standing beside him to the right is Jame D. Standish, Jr., president of the U.S. Golf Association, and Hogan's wife Valerie, left.