September 28, 2009

Golf World October 05, 2009

Table of Contents

Cover photograph by J.D. Cuban

Cover photograph by J.D. Cuban

BUNKER

Closing in on the next LPGA commissioner

Kenny Perry receives the 2009 Payne Stewart Award

Heath Slocum decides it's time to spread the wealth

Fred Wadsworth qualified on Monday, won on Sunday

COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS

EQUIPMENT

More choices for lefties

By E. Michael Johnson

GRILLROOM

Sean O'Hair shows grit

By Bob Verdi

OPINION

It was Tiger's decade

By Bill Fields

TOUR TALK

PGA

Forget 2009--Tiger Woods' best season was 2000

CHAMPIONS

First time's a charm for Tom Pernice Jr. at his senior debut in N.C.

LPGA

A six-year winless drought comes to a satisfying end for Sophie Gustafson

AMATEURS

Pennsylvania men had the right mix to win USGA state team title

FRONT NINE/STATS & SCORES

FEATURES

Dollar Days

Phil Mickelson (Tour Championship) and Tiger Woods (FedEx Cup) were the big winners at rain-battered East Lake

By Bob Verdi

10-25-99

Ten years after a plane carrying Payne Stewart and five others crashed in a Mina, S.D., field, the memory of the day lingers

By Jim Moriarty

PRESIDENTS CUP PREVIEW

Crossover Appeal

Harding Park will test Presidents Cup competitors with a mix-and-match lineup of holes that should produce drama

By Ron Whitten

Harding Park Course Map

A look at the layout--and the history--of this San Francisco muny that will host the eighth Presidents Cup matches

By Brett Avery

Presidents Cup Team Previews

A brief scouting report on the 24 players that make up the U.S. and International squads

By John Antonini