- Cup Captains
It's official -- Fred Couples will captain the U.S. team for a third consecutive Presidents Cup. Nick Price will captain the International team in 2013 at Muirfield Village. Couples also indirectly revealed he expects to be an assistant captain for Davis Love III during this year's Ryder Cup even though official assistants have not been named.
- Back in Action
Two of the longest hitters on the PGA TOUR are back in action this week for the Memorial Tournament. Dustin Johnson returns from a back injury and Masters Champion Bubba Watson returns after taking time off to spend time with his family.
- Tiger's Hangout
Tiger Woods will also tee it up at Muirfield Village this week, but he practiced at Olympic Club Tuesday in preparation for the U.S. Open. After his round, Woods spent 34 minutes chatting with fans on Google+.
- Tide Rolling
The women's team already has a national championship and now, the Alabama men’s golf team is in position to match them. As a team, Alabama shot one-over par to lead the NCAA Men’s Golf National Championship by 3 shots after the first round.
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