The date is fast approaching, and the 2017 Masters is living up to its reputation as the most exclusive tournament in the game. Only 89 invitations were handed out in 2016, and this year’s field looks to finish at about that same number. The small fields and the enclosed course lend the Masters an air… Read more »

  Once each year, the emotional connection between golfer and game materializes for one fleeting week among the hills and pines in Augusta, Georgia. The Masters is a singular sporting event, and Augusta National is a singular place. It evokes the grandeur of history and the brilliance of genius. Its holes are monuments to the… Read more »

The 2015 Masters may be remembered as the week that Jordan Spieth climbed to the top and became American’s Next Golf Hero. The 21 year old Texan has done all the right things so far placing his name in the Masters record book after each of the first three rounds. For a time during the… Read more »

Think about it, Rory McIlroy, Sergio Garcia, Bubba Watson, and Tiger Woods all tied as play begins in the third round of the 2015 Masters Tournament. Sounds like it would be the headline for Saturday at Augusta National and at another time , and in another year it might. This is 2015, and the quartet… Read more »

Take it from someone who has covered sports in these parts for many years, if you want to peak the interest of even the most casual spectator just add a dash of the Georgia-Georgia Tech rivalry. The late Bill Cromartie’s book “ Clean Old Fashioned Hate” chronicled the storied history of the football series between… Read more »