Rickie Fowler and Patrick Reed will share a tee time with defending champion Billy Horschel in one of the top groups to watch in Thursday and Friday's first and second round at this week's Zurich Classic of New Orleans on PGA Tour.
Buddy Alexander's announcement Tuesday that he would retire as Florida men's head coach at the end of the season surprised much of the college golf world, including the four commits from the Gators' 2015 recruiting class.
The Junior Invitational, relatively young in golf history, has drawn the strongest field according to Golfweek’s rankings since its inception in 2011. Count Corey Shaun among those who validate that reputation.
Jason Lusk has been Golfweek’s Director of Design since 2006 and oversees the Toy Box and For Your Game equipment and instruction coverage. Formerly a writer, editor and designer at the St. Petersburg Times, Miami Herald and Pensacola News Journal, Lusk is a scratch golfer and 10-handicap fly fisherman. The Florida Gators fan lives in Ocoee, Fla., with wife Monica and young daughter Amelia.
• Favorite interview:Arnold Palmer, because you can’t be a real golf writer if you’ve never interviewed Arnie. • Favorite golf course: Ocean Course at Kiawah Island. Incredible place, very fun to play even if the rain is coming in sideways. • Best score: 66 a few times • First set of clubs: My mother’s left over Patty Bergs, circa 1969
Our director of design, Jason Lusk, adopted the broomstick in the summer of 2010 and has seen his stroke improve immensely. Needless to say, he won't be relinquishing his long putter until Jan. 1, 2016.