Friday, April 3
2009 Masters Coverage
The Masters is almost here. (John Trainor/Flickr)
I’M READY FOR THE MASTERS. Here’s some of what I’ll have for you next week before they tee off at Augusta National.
Interview with First Augusta Native to Play in Masters
No, it’s not Vaughn Taylor, Charles Howell III, or Larry Mize. Hint: It’s someone who actually met Bobby Jones when he was 9 years old and later played in the Masters while Jones and Clifford Roberts followed him and watched from a cart.
5 Questions for Masters Champion Zach Johnson
Just got this to add to the Masters mix from my friends at Sports Media Challenge. Zach talks about his Masters preparation and Augusta National.
Q&A: Golf Writer Art Spander, Recipient of PGA Lifetime Achievement Award
Award-winning sports journalist Art Spander has covered 120 majors. Art shares his thoughts on covering major championship golf, including snippets on Ben Hogan’s last Masters and the stunning win by Jack Nicklaus in the 1986 Masters.
The Masters from an Aussie Perspective
It’s 5 a.m. on Monday in Australia when the final round is underway at Augusta National Golf Club. Read about the unique experience of a lifelong Aussie golf fan who has sacrificed many hours of sleep to root on his countrymen, all too often a heartbreaking exercise.
−The Armchair Golfer
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