Tweets of the Day: June 12, 2012


The golf world uses Twitter to share news and offer a glimpse into players’ lives and thoughts. Here are the best tweets from the past 24 hours.

You can nominate your favorites from the day as well by re-tweeting the best 140-character dispatches with the hashtag #GCTOTD.

The players are finding The Olympic Club to be a fair test for the U.S. Open, according to Ben Crane.

@BenCraneGolf Haven't heard a bad word about this course from players.The guys love it!!!It's difficult but fair, with a lot of variety.Love it! #Olympic

Rickie Fowler wanted to let fans know when they could find him practicing for the U.S. Open. 

@RickieFowlerPGA If ur looking to come out 4 the practice rounds I will b playing 9-18 tomorrow @ 12:30 & 1-8 Wed at 8:21...I'll sign autographs after I play

Off the grounds at Olympic, Jason Dufner is experiencing some of the more unique aspects of San Francisco.

@JasonDufner Ok just saw four guys buck naked on the corner of market st and 17th in San Fran?? What that all about

Some people leave their heart in San Francisco. Some leave their clothes.

Andy Zhang will become the youngest U.S. Open competitor ever this week at 14 years, 6 months. The folks at the Champions Tour are thinking ahead a bit.

@ChampionsTour Andy Zhang just got in the US Open. He'll be eligible for @ChampionsTour in 2048. #youneverknow

Brendan Steele is not in the U.S. Open field, but had an eye on California last night as his beloved Los Angeles Kings won the NHL's Stanley Cup.

@Brendan_Steele I'll be smiling in my sleep tonight. #gokingsgo #StanleyCup

Finally, Senior PGA Championship winner Roger Chapman is still celebrating his win in Michigan. 

@ROGERCHAPMAN1 A letter has arrived home from the great man Arnold Palmer!! OMG!