Synonyms for wadkins or Related words with wadkins
Examples of "wadkins"
Whittaker is the nephew of PGA Tour golfer Lanny
never played in The Open Championship."
with a par on the first extra hole.
Naomichi Ozaki, Craig Parry, Ronan Rafferty, Peter Senior, Lanny
is a surname. Notable people with the surname include:
In November 1976,
retired. David Boren, then governor of Oklahoma, declared November 14 as Opaline
Day. She was also honored by a citation from the VA Hospital Nursing Service. She was honored in 1987 by the Oklahoma Public Health Association and inducted into the Oklahoma Women’s Hall of Fame in 1993. In 2000, the Oklahoma City-Norman Chapter of the OU Black Alumni Society granted her their Trail Blazer award.
died on 11 April 2000 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
was elected to the World Golf Hall of Fame in 2009.
The sudden-death playoff began on the par-4 10th hole, where both missed the green. Nelson chipped to six feet (1.8 m) and
to four. First to putt, Nelson saved par but
missed his attempt to extend the playoff.
was born in Richmond, Virginia. Between Bobby and Lanny, they held the Richmond, Virginia city junior title for six consecutive years – two by Bobby and four by Lanny. After attending the University of Houston for one year,
earned All-American honors in 1972–73 at East Tennessee State University.
Due to the rules of the PGA of America in place at the time, players with less than five years as a professional were not eligible for the U.S. team, which included reigning U.S. Open champion Johnny Miller and Lanny
. (These rules also kept Jack Nicklaus on the sidelines until 1969.) Miller made his Ryder Cup debut in 1975 and
This was third major played at the Pebble Beach Golf Links; Nicklaus won the U.S. Open in 1972 and Lanny
won the PGA Championship in 1977.
Notable ETSU golfers include Eric Axley, Rhys Davies, David Eger, Larry Hinson, Mike Hulbert, Keith Nolan, J. C. Snead, Bobby
, and Garrett Willis.
The "sudden-death" playoff is used for the first time in a major championship, when Lanny
defeats Gene Littler for the PGA Championship played at Pebble Beach.
The sudden-death playoff began on the par-4 first hole, where
missed the green, chipped from the heavy rough to and saved par to tie. At the second hole, both reached the green of the par-5 in two shots, narrowly missed eagle putts, and tapped in for birdies. At the third hole, both missed the green in the heavy rough. Littler's difficult chip left him for a par four, while
got his chip to within five feet (1.5 m). After Littler missed to the right,
rolled his in for the win.
Several well-known players include Arnold Palmer, Lanny
, Jay Haas, Billy Andrade, Bill Haas, Curtis Strange, Robert Wrenn, Scott Hoch, Webb Simpson, and Cheyenne Woods.
In 2008, former PGA champion Lanny
was no longer able to play golf due to debilitating back pain. Dickerman, along with orthopedic surgeon Scott Blumenthal performed a double fusion surgery on
, decompressing nerves in his back. During the surgery, the doctors also removed a softball-sized cyst from Wadkin's neck, extracting it from his trapezius muscle. Watkins was able to return to the PGA.
Jack Nicklaus won Sahara four times in a seven-year span. Future PGA Tour major champions, Tony Lema, Lanny
, and John Mahaffey, all made Sahara their first tour victory.
Past winners of the Western Amateur include golf greats: Jack Nicklaus, Tiger Woods, Ben Crenshaw, Justin Leonard, Phil Mickelson, Curtis Strange, Hal Sutton, Francis Ouimet, Lanny
, and Tom Weiskopf.
Steve Elkington (12,13), Jim Gallagher, Jr. (10,11,13), Peter Jacobsen, Andrew Magee (12,13), Billy Mayfair, Mark McCumber, Rocco Mediate (13), Jodie Mudd, Tommy Nakajima, José María Olazábal (10,12), Steve Pate (11,12,13), Corey Pavin (10,12,13), Lanny
Giles is owner and president of a golf management firm which represents such golfers as Tom Kite, Davis Love III, Lanny
, Beth Daniel, and Meg Mallon. He lives in Richmond, Virginia.
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