Daniel Berger has the final say and wins at Pebble Beach
Daniel Berger reacts after making an eagle putt on the 18th green of the Pebble Beach Golf Links during the final round of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am golf tournament Sunday, Feb. 14, 2021, in Pebble Beach, Calif. Berger won the tournament. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – For all the stunning views at Pebble Beach that can be so soothing, Daniel Berger couldn't escape the tension when he arrived at the final hole Sunday in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. Off to his right was out-of-bounds markers below a row of hedges, where Berger hit his drive on Saturday that led to double bogey. Berger capped it off with an eagle putt for a 7-under 65 and a two-shot victory over Maverick McNealy. He started with a two-shot lead and was three shots behind after six holes, wasting the scoring stretch at Pebble Beach.
Cantlay ties course record with 62 and leads at Pebble Beach
Patrick Cantlay follows his shot from the seventh tee of the Pebble Beach Golf Links during the first round of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am golf tournament, Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021, in Pebble Beach, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – Patrick Cantlay looked just as good Thursday at Pebble Beach as the last round he played 18 days ago. That tied the course record at Pebble Beach last matched 24 years ago by David Duval, and it gave Cantlay a two-shot lead in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. Bhatia hit all 18 of the small greens at Pebble Beach, the first player to do that at Pebble since Ryan Palmer in 2008. AdIt helped being at Pebble Beach, typically the easiest course when the weather is dry and relatively calm. The AT&T Pebble Beach and Honda Classic offered him exemptions.
Redman, Stallings take early lead at Rocket Mortgage Classic
Doc Redman is interviewed after the first round of the Rocket Mortgage Classic golf tournament, Thursday, July 2, 2020, at the Detroit Golf Club in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)DETROIT Doc Redman took a step toward remaining among those to make the cut in every event since the PGA Tour resumed, opening with a 7-under 65 to share the early lead Thursday in the Rocket Mortgage Classic. Redman went from being a Monday qualifier last year at the Detroit Golf Club to finishing second at the inaugural Rocket Mortgage Classic. He is hoping to take the next step on Sunday with his first PGA Tour victory. With no fans out here, it almost feels like its not a golf tournament," Lashley said.
Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit: Tee times, how to watch, course info
Heres everything you need to know about the Detroit Golf Club, Thursdays tee times and how to watch the tournament. 10: Sebastian Cappelen, Rhein Gibson, Donnie TrosperCourse informationCourse: While the Detroit Golf Club features two 18-hole courses, the North Course is used for the Rocket Mortgage Classic. 12: Par 4, 459 yards -- Par is a great score on the long and difficult par 4 12th. The 18th features a shallow ditch running the entire length that will dictate strategy from tee to green. Once on the green, players will be faced with possibly the most difficult putting surface on the course.
Simpson returning to PGA Tour after family coronavirus scare
(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)Webb Simpson is competing on the PGA Tour again after his family had a coronavirus scare. I mentioned to the commissioner last week that based on our numbers, our stats, I told him the safest place anyone can be in the United States right now is on the PGA Tour," Simpson said. While the PGA Tour has resumed play, the pandemic is keeping the fans away. In the previous three PGA Tour events, the top five competed each week. The Donald Ross-designed Detroit Golf Club is a short course by PGA Tour standards.
Benched: PGAs Nate Lashley on return to golf without fans and defending his title in Detroit
DETROIT Nate Lashley won his first-ever PGA Tour event at the Rocket Mortgage Classic last year. Hes looking forward to defending his title in July, even if its without fans. Who knows whats going on there?There was no doubt who was king of the Detroit golf Club last year. I was looking forward to coming back and defending in Detroit where the fans were absolutely amazing, Lashley said. Lashley said hes disappointment he didnt get to play it in April, but hes thrilled its been rescheduled for November.
America's Thanksgiving Day Parade will shine bright in Detroit for 93 years running
Dont focus on the Trump-voting family youll be bumping elbows and ideals with over turkey, stuffing, and pie. Thankfully, there are still many pure things in this world, one of them being the 93rd Americas Thanksgiving Day Parade in Detroit.This years theme is Detroit Shining Bright and the parade will invite some local stars to illuminate the festivities. Former Detroit Mayor Dennis W. Archer andsensation the Detroit Youth Choir will serve as this years grand marshals. Parade favorites like the Big Heads will return with the newly added Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo. Per usual, Santa Claus will take a break from his busy schedule to serve as the events headliner, gift-packed sleigh and all.metrotimes.com
2019 Americas Thanksgiving Parade: Final list of celebrities announced!
The Parade Company announced Monday an official celebrity line-up to appear in the 93rd Americas Thanksgiving Parade presented by Art Van. Lashley will be riding on the Rocket Mortgage Classic float in Americas Thanksgiving Parade presented by Art Van on Thanksgiving morning. Santa Claus Santas grand arrival in his hand-crafted sleigh is at the end of Americas Thanksgiving Parade presented by Art Van. Detroit Shining Bright has been announced as the theme of the 93rd Americas Thanksgiving Parade presented by Art Van. About The Parade CompanyFounded in 1984, The Parade Company is a not-for-profit organization governed by the Michigan Thanksgiving Parade Foundation whose board of directors is comprised of key civic and corporate leaders in the greater Detroit region.
Detroit's Thanksgiving Day Parade to feature star-studded lineup
click to enlarge atommader / ShutterstockThe annual Thanksgiving Parade along Woodward Avenue in 2014. The 93rd Thanksgiving Day parade in Detroit will feature a number of celebrity guests and new floats, and the theme for this years parade is "Detroit Shining Bright." The grand marshals of the parade will be Mayor Dennis W. Archer and, fresh from their incredible run on Americas Got Talent, the Detroit Youth Choir, led by director Anthony White. The parade will kick off with a special live performance by the Detroit Youth Choir, before they join mayor Archer to lead the parade down Woodward Avenue. The event is free for all to gather along Woodward Avenue and enjoy the show.metrotimes.com
Jamie Edmonds: The future has me thinking about the past
I sat at the desk with them and tossed (TV term) to them and off they went with their sports casts. Then, theres the performance on-air of reading over video and tossing to soundbites, or SOTs (sound on tape, TV term) The anchor has to make it interesting, they have to make people care. Now they have a great reel (TV term) for after they graduate to go out and get a broadcasting job. There was this fantastic EP (executive producer, TV term) named Jeff Proctor who taught me a lot, most notably, the importance of details in a story, of getting it right. Hopefully they go out and get a job in the biz (TV term) and have as much fun and learned as much as I have in the past 11 years.
Berganios Act Of Kindness At Rocket Mortgage Classic Opens Door For Lashley
Berganio didnt win the Rocket Mortgage Classic. He has played only 28 times in the last 15 years on the PGA Tour. His golf clubs never made the connection in Dallas and Berganio didnt get them until Tuesday night. The victory gives Lashley a two-year exemption on the PGA Tour, along with a spot in the British Open, Masters and PGA Championship. Coming where Ive come from, I never would have expected the life Ive lived.He has three PGA Tour starts remaining on his medical extension.detroit.cbslocal.com
Nate Lashley wins inaugural Rocket Mortgage Classic
DETROIT - As the inaugural Rocket Mortgage Classic wrapped up Sunday evening, Nate Lashley was crowned champion with a score of -25 total. With competitors in the tournament like Bubba Watson and Rickie Fowler, Lashley was able to put his name on the map. But he soon recovered his love for the game and fought his way onto the PGA Tour. Getting his first PGA Tour win in Detroit, Lashley says:Anytime you get your first PGA Tour win, it dont matter where you are, youre always going to remember that place. Ill never forget how great the fans were this week, and I really appreciate it.Copyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
Jamie Edmonds: Getting to know the Rocket Mortgage Classic leaderboard
Nate Lashley looks on from the 18th tee during round three of the Rocket Mortgage Classic at the Detroit Country Club on June 29, 2019 in Detroit, Michigan. There was a time when you didnt know those guys either. Its hard to believe now, but there was a time when we all didnt know a guy by the name of Tiger Woods either. He got into real estate and almost didnt look back. Monday, he went to the qualifier for the Rocket Mortgage Classic and didnt qualify.
Lashleys 6 Shot Lead At Rocket Mortgage Classic Is The Real Story
DETROIT (AP) Nate Lashley has been thinking about the deaths of his parents and girlfriend as he tries to close out the Rocket Mortgage Classic for his first PGA Tour title. Yeah, it definitely crosses your mind, Lashley said Saturday after shooting a bogey-free 9-under 63 to open a six-stroke lead at 23 under. When I was flipping houses, I thought I was pretty much done with golf, Lashley recalled. Ive never experienced anything like this, said Lashley, who shot a 67 in the second round. You dont ever expect to shoot 9 under on the PGA Tour, and Ive done it twice in three days. 2019 Associated Press.detroit.cbslocal.com
Day 2 of 1st annual Rocket Mortgage Classic
DETROIT - Day 2 of the first annual Rocket Mortgage Classic wraps up Friday evening as 58 golfers will be moving onto the third round. Big names like Bubba Watson were cut and will not be moving onto round three of the tournament. Another big name was Rickie Fowler who was bringing attention on and off the course. Fowler placed T21 scoring -8 and will be moving onto round three tomorrow. The fans know their golf, and it's neat to see guys like Bubba Watson and Rickie (Fowler) who I've played with, and it's a lot of support.