PINEHURST, N.C. (AP) No one might be under more pressure at Pinehurst No. 2 than Mike Davis . And he's not even playing. Davis is the executive director of the USGA and the person responsible for setting up the course
that plays about 240 yards. USGA executive director Mike Davis said it probably would be used twice this week. Oddly ..... qualify. --- GREENS ARE GONE: USGA executive director Mike Davis said the greens at Pinehurst No. 2 are as pure as he
UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) USGA executive director Mike Davis says the organization could not be positioned any better for hosting the U.S. Open next year at Chambers Bay, the first time
can remember we got some criticism in 2000 because Tiger shot 12 under at Pebble Beach,'' USGA executive director Mike Davis said Sunday evening, referring to what still stands as the greatest performance in the majors. ''And I kind of scratched
weather. Each week featured one burst of showers overnight, but otherwise scorching weather allowed setup specialists Mike Davis and Ben Kimball confidence that the course would play relatively similarly. ''We got to control the situation
Hannigan worked as a rules expert for ABC Sports, and later wrote columns for Golf Digest. USGA executive director Mike Davis said Hannigan's contributions were immense. He said Hannigan's passion left a legacy for the USGA.
center. --- DIVOT PATTERN: USGA executive director Mike Davis isn't worried about too many divots in collection areas ..... want even par to win.'' - USGA executive director Mike Davis , on the perception that the U.S. Open tries to protect
months, it will play host to the U.S. Open and U.S. Women's Open in consecutive weeks. USGA Executive Director Mike Davis said Monday that he is expecting ''a challenging test of golf, but ... a great test of golf'' on the course designed