East Lakes eclectic cast of characters


Talk about split loyalties. Fans following the Tiger Woods-Padraig Harrington group will, of course, cheer for the world No. 1, but as Harrington pointed out on Thursday playing in the United States is not that much different than Dublin considering the Irish population in America.

And then there is Stewart Cink, Open champion, Georgia Tech grad and Atlanta resident a group behind. Braves icon Chipper Jones may be the only thing missing on a steamy Hot-lanta afternoon.