Sep
24
2009
By Stephanie Wei under General

On today’s Tour Championship pregame coverage, the Golf Channel showed Tiger gave good buddy O’Hair a putting lesson in a practice round. O’Hair looked frustrated and baffled by his own stroke. The stats reveal O’Hair isn’t the best putter — he’s ranked 159th on Tour for Putts Per Round. He said, “[Tiger] asked how I […]

May
4
2009
By Stephanie Wei under General

Only 5 weeks ago, Sean O’Hair, the 2009 Quail Hollow Champion, had a 5-stroke lead going into the final round at the Arnold Palmer Invitational. But, he blew it. He choked. He opened the door for another player in reaching distance to seize the moment. And, it was none other than Tiger Woods. In standard […]

Jul
24
2011

On Wednesday Sean O’Hair couldn’t have fathomed hoisting the trophy at the Canadian Open. We wouldn’t have, either. Recently, it was hard to say whether he’d see weekend play since he’d missed 10 cuts in 17 starts this season.

May
13
2011
By Stephanie Wei under PGA Tour

Despite reports to the contrary, the profanity-laced argument between Sean O’Hair and Rory Sabbatini at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans two weeks ago did not concern slow play. “I think I wish I would have handled it better,” O’Hair told a group of reporters following the second round of The Players Championship. “I’m not […]

May
4
2011
By Stephanie Wei under PGA Tour

Sean O’Hair, who has missed five consecutive cuts, decided to call it quits with his swing coach of nearly three years, Sean Foley, the Associated Press reported on Tuesday. During his time with Foley, O’Hair won the ’09 Quail Hollow Championship and played in the Presidents Cup, but things evidently went awry this season. In […]

Mar
16
2011
By Stephanie Wei under Interviews

On Tuesday afternoon at Innisbrook’s Copperhead course, the site of the Transitions Championship in Palm Harbor, Florida, I ran into Sean Foley, who had just finished working on the range with last year’s Nationwide Tour money list winner, Jamie Lovemark. He stopped to chat and I mentioned that I enjoyed reading the Q&A he did […]

Feb
22
2011
By Stephanie Wei under PGA Tour

Last Thursday afternoon at Riviera Country Club, Sean O’Hair, who was getting a lesson with instructor Sean Foley, bombed a drive, turned around to Hunter Mahan, also a student of Foley’s, and jokingly said, “Next week — suck on that, b—-!” Mahan and O’Hair, who have been good friends since they were 13, face each […]

Dec
20
2010

Rickie Fowler has earned his first trip to Augusta in April. Fowler and Sean O’Hair are the only Americans in the group of 13 players that have qualified for The Masters through the world rankings.

Nov
23
2010
By Stephanie Wei under PGA Tour

Since Tiger Woods started working with Sean Foley, inquiring minds have had an insatiable appetite for understanding Foley’s teaching mantra, what he’s helping Tiger with and just more about the energetic instructor. In an engaging and extensive interview with PGATour.com’s Brian Wacker, Foley answers many of these questions (and makes you really like him). Let’s […]