Water ball: Soggy 14th hole shortened to par 3
VP of Rules and Competitions for the PGA Tour, Slugger White, talks about the decision to shorten TPC Four Season's 14th hole to a par 3 after rain overnight in the area.
Holiday, celebrate: Happy National Golf Day!
Scott Walker reports on National Golf Day and the impact golf has the economy and environment.
Scott Walker previews PNC Father-Son Challenge Final Round
Scott Walker joins Damon Hack to preview the final round of the PNC Father-Son Challenge. Watch Morning Drive 7AM ET.
Singh (71) in contention at U.S. Senior Open
Vijay Singh spoke with Scott Walker after his second-round 71 at the U.S. Senior Open at Oak Tree National.
Tried and true: Game plan from '88 still works for Sluman
Jeff Sluman speaks with Scott Walker after his second-round 69 in the U.S. Senior Open at Oak Tree National.given you a chance? Patience more then anything Scott. It's a difficult golf course . I stuck, honestly, relatively same game plan in 88. Same type of clubs. So yesterday the wind was a little different but
PGA Demo Day: Taste of what's to come in 2014
Scott Walker reports from the 2014 PGA Merchandise Show Demo Day Tuesday at Orange County National.says I wish I knew what it felt like to swing like Tiger Woods , Ben Hogan We can swing like Jim Furyk But the great thing about it, we can instantly give you what your coach is asking you to do. -Afternoon rain cut
Drought in California: How does that affect golf?
Gary Williams talks to Scott Walker about the worst drought in California since they've been measuring, but with Pebble Beach using recycled water, it doesn't look like it will affect the game. Watch Morning Drive 7AM ET.It is front and center during the West Coast Swing for the PGA Tour , but the State of California is experiencing an enormous-- They're being deprived of water. So this drought, what effect is it having on the business of golf? -Well, in the short term, it's not gonna have a major effect. I think this is a drought that in the 163 years, they've been measuring it, this is the worst drought, the least rainfall they've had in California last year. So, it's a significant issue for the state generally, but some smart people in the state have kind of figured out, the golf industry have figured out how to beat that. So, Pebble Beach company, Dick Ferris mentioned and it is confirmed by R.J. Harper on a broadcast on Friday that Pebble Beach Company uses 100% recycled water. So, they're using their own water and not taking a drain off of the municipal water system.lot of-- a lot of meeting rooms. We've gotta get on the golf course . -It doesn't make any sense if you wanna meet briefly and then go play golf. -Well, it goes to show that this is-- this is real business. -It is. -This is not-- We're not playing around. This is business and it's something that is important for the future of the game. -Truly. And in this State of Florida where the PGA Tour -- where their home is-- where the Hall of Fame, their home is and certainly in South Florida where the PGA of America
Valhalla: The new home course for Ryder Cup?
Scott Walker goes through the ins and outs of the business world in golf, including a possible new home for the Ryder Cup in Valhalla. Watch Morning Drive 7AM ET.Scott Walker joins us now to talk about the business of golf. Ted Bishop's been very interesting. His two years have been eventful as the President of the PGA of America. Recently the, the association had their meetings and a subject came up about the Ryder Cup which is a crown jewel for the PGA of America, about maybe, maybe having a permanent site. Talk us through this. Well, he talked a little bit about with a, at a local Louisville Rotary Clubs. He's trying to promote the 2014 PGA Championship of Valhalla, and he mentioned that Valhalla could be a really interesting permanent home for the Ryder Cup when the U.S. host it. And of course PGA of America owns Valhalla. Talking with Julius Mason, a PGA of America spokesman.