Golf Digest, GolfDigest.com, and Golf World collects nine GWAA awards, including two wins
Golf Digest, GolfDigest.com and Golf World collected nine awards in the Golf Writers Association of America's 2014 Writing Contest, including first-place honors for Golf Digest Editor-in-Chief Jerry Tarde and the joint team of Gabriel Thompson, Jaime Diaz, Max Adler and Bob Carney.
In the results announced Tuesday, Tarde won first place in the Non-Daily Column division for his piece, "Without Fear Or Favor," which discussed Tiger Woods' illegal drop in the 2013 Masters.
Thompson, Diaz, Adler and Carney collected first in the Special Projects division for their series "How Latinos Impact American Golf." The project's central article -- Thompson's "The Caretakers" -- also collected the Sidney Award in January.
Here is the complete list of Golf Digest's honorees:
First place: Jerry Tarde, Golf Digest, "Without Fear Or Favor"
__Third place: Jim Moriarty, Golf World, "Muirfield Masterpiece"
Honorable mention: Geoff Shackelford, Golf World, "Woods stumbles at Muirfield"
Second place: Jeff Silverman, Golf World, "The Great Escape"
Honorable mention: John Feinstein, Golf World, "Mr. Monday"
Honorable mention: Ron Sirak, Golf Digest, "The Fox and The Peacock"