March 9, 2009

Golf World March 16, 2009

Table of Contents

Cover Photo By Jensen Larson

Cover Photo By Jensen Larson

BUNKER

Pro golf's baby boom--been there, done that

Harding Park not quite in Presidents Cup shape

New gear to help keep you swinging in the rain

COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS

CHAIRMAN'S LETTER

Golf is actually good for the economy

By Jerry Tarde

EQUIPMENT

Pros aren't mixing it up that much anymore

By E. Michael Johnson

GRILLROOM

Mike Weir shoots, scores and talks

By Bob Verdi

OPINION

Michelle Wie needs to be the star of the LPGA show

By John Hawkins

TOUR TALK

PGA

Robert Allenby comes close to winning one for "mum"

LPGA

Jiyai Shin is the tour's top rookie--if you can call her that

CHAMPIONS

El Gato grabs his fourth win in his last 10 senior starts

AMATEURS

Motivation spurs Louisville's Cindy LaCrosse to success

BACK 9/STATS & SCORES

FEATURES

WE GOLF IS A DIRTY WORD IN WASHINGTON

Excluded from the stimulus package and excoriated by pols for its corporate entertainment, golf continues to draw fire

By Dave Shedloski

READY FOR PRIMETIME

Y.E. Yang moves from footnote (the man who beat Tiger in the '06 HSBC) to PGA Tour winner at the Honda Classic

By Jim Moriarty

THE ROAD HOME

Absolved of wrongdoing in a fatal crash, Arjun Atwal talks of that 2007 accident and his longing to move forward with his life

By Tim Rosaforte