On Tuesday, PGA Professional Chris Starkjohann of California wasn’t even in the field. On Sunday, he wrapped up his four rounds with a tie for fifth place, the best finish among all the club pros.
Michael Allen's debut was a record effort in many ways. Plus, Mark O'Meara finishes strongly, Jay Haas experienced some deja vu, Greg Norman's week went by the numbers, and more.
Over the course of a golf tournament, there are bound to be many holes a player wishes he could do over. In Tom Watson's case, that hole was the par-3 ninth at Canterbury, where a deflating four-putt double-bogey "killed" him.
In the final edition of his diary from Canterbury, PGA of America President offers his thoughts on new champion Michael Allen and expresses his gratitude to everyone involved in a fantastic event.