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.
At only 78 yards, the fact that the tee shot on No. 8 is blind seems fair, but don’t be fooled by the length. In the world of seeing a green off the tee, many will find this tee shot difficult. Long is much better than short.