Tweets of the Day: May 19, 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 defending champion at the HP Byron Nelson Championship is sporting the tournament's (and his alma mater's) colors on Saturday.

@Keegan_Bradley I got my #salesmenship red pants on today for the third rd of the @hpbnc 1125 off 1. #red

Paul Goydos is playing today, for the first time since having surgery to remove a bone spur in his left wrist almost three months ago.

@PaulGoydosPGA First round in 11 weeks today

William McGirt got out today as well, and had an ace.

@WilliamMcGirt Just made a hole in one on the 2nd hole of the Saturday Series pro-am. #hole-in-one

Back in Dallas, Brian Gay's caddie, Kip Henley, leads the charge of the newly formed People for the Ethical Treatment of Caddies (PETOC).

@KipHenley PETOC would not hav (sic) much of a mission here at the Byron Nelson.The boys in the red pants treat the caddies so good here.

Sandra Gal was knocked out of the Sybase Match Play by Stacy Lewis in round two. Her reward? A day in the Big Apple.

@TheSandraGal What is it about this city that makes me so excited and gives me goose bumps,yet can't stand it for more than 2 days?

Meanwhile, Ben Crane was in close quarters in the air.

@BenCraneGolf Was in the middle seat on Southwest Airlines next to 2 armrest hogs!! What's the code on that one? #myarmsneedtoresttoo

@BenCraneGolf come on guys Southwest has no first. #bagsflyfree RT @JNGolf: Why aren't you going first class? #NoMiddleSeat

And, finally, Annika Sorenstam is a proud mama this morning.

@ANNIKA59 Big stride in gymnastics today...Ava bounced on trampoline on her butt and then up on her feet !! Yippie