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.
Honorary starter Arnold Palmer hits a tee shot as Gary Player (L) of South Africa and Jack Nicklaus (C) stand on the tee box at the start of the first round of the 2012 Masters Tournament at Augusta National.