May 11, 2009

Golf World May 18, 2009

Table of Contents

Cover Photo By J.D. Cuban

Cover Photo By J.D. Cuban

BUNKER

SBS to sponsor PGA Tour's season opener in Hawaii

David Feherty's joke proved to be no laughing matter

Two top courses get facelifts for U.S. Open bids

Gene Borek was a pro's pro with serious game

COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS

EQUIPMENT

Key to victory: 3-wood

By E. Michael Johnson

GRILLROOM

Lisa Pavin's Ryder Cup

By Bob Verdi

OPINION

Sergio Garcia is not himself

By Bob Verdi

TOUR TALK

PGA

Adam Scott has too many weekends off

LPGA

Cristie Kerr sips success at the Michelob

EUROPEAN

John Daly gets the attention in Italy

AMATEURS

NCAA women's crown showdown

BACK 9/STATS & SCORES

FEATURE

Passion Play

A player-of-the-year award might be in the future for Purdue's Maria Hernandez

By Ryan Herrington

PLAYERS NOTEBOOK

Thursday // Ben Crane's 65 is tops on a day where scores were low

Friday // Senior Fred Funk makes the cut on a creaky knee

Saturday // A "boring" Phil Mickelson focuses on the U.S. Open

Sunday // Solid for 54 holes, Alex Cejka's game breaks down

PLAYERS REPORT

Clothed Horse

A compliantly dressed Henrik Stenson plays like a Sunday stallion on the Stadium course and rolls to the Players title

By John Hawkins

Muddling On

Tiger Woods, battling a hook off the tee, moved into--and out of--contention at the Players

By John Huggan

Just Super

Jeff Klauk, a man with family ties to TPC Sawgrass, handles Pete Dye's course as if he's been there before. And he has

By Tim Rosaforte

Rank And File

Stats and scores covering all four rounds from TPC Sawgrass

By Brett Avery