Tag Archives: Shaughnessy

Jul
25
2011

Thank you, thank you!

Mike Weir who? Canada might have a new young face of golf in Adam Hadwin, a 23-year-old from Abbotsford, B.C., who tied for fourth at the RBC Canadian Open.

With the support of the crowds at Shaughnessy, Hadwin rallied after posting a discouraging four-over 39 on the front nine. Following a bogey on 11, he rolled in three consecutive birdies to jump back into contention.

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Jul
25
2011
By Stephanie Wei under PGA Tour

Straight-shooter John Daly stayed out of the rough at Shaughnessy

Here now, is truly something we haven’t seen in a really, really long time: John Daly (and his pants) placing T9 at a PGA Tour event. In fact, it’s been six years since Daly finished in the top ten — the last time was his playoff loss at the 2005 American Express Championship. Unbelievable, huh? But at the same time, completely believable. The two-time major champion scrambled to shoot two-over 72 at the Canadian Open, even par for the tournament.

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Jul
23
2011
By Stephanie Wei under PGA Tour

Nice effing pants!

Here’s something we haven’t seen in a really, really long time: John Daly near the top of the leaderboard through 54 holes (yes, he’s made it that far!) at a PGA Tour event. Daly fired a respectable three-under 67 on moving day at Shaughnessy Golf & Country Club to put him at two-under for the tournament, three shots behind current leader Bo Van Pelt.

Daly is in striking distance for his first PGA Tour victory since — pardon me for a moment, I need to look this up — 2004 at the Buick Invitational (winning the ’06 and ’07 TELUS Skins Game, aka exhibition event, doesn’t count, obviously).

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