This week Team RSM Member Davis Love III and 2011 RSM Classic champion Ben Crane are in Texas for the Shell Houston Open. Davis tees off at 12:50 p.m. CT from tee No. 1. Following closely behind is Ben at 1 p.m. from tee No. 10. Best of luck to Davis and Ben this weekend!
Next week is a “biggie,” with The Masters taking place in Augusta. The tournament shared a great story about Davis, and his feelings about his involvement in this year’s event. Ryder Cup USA also ran a Q&A with Davis – captain for Team USA. The Q&A included Davis’s insights about Team USA and potential players, the upcoming Masters Tournament and even the NCAA Final Four. Check it out on the Ryder Cup website.
Meanwhile, Team RSM Member Zach Johnson was highlighted in a story in The Courier where fellow Cedar Rapids native Gene Tripp talks about the coincidence of his fifth career hole-in-one at Waterloo Gate’s Park at the exact same moment that Cedar Rapids native Zach won the British Open. “I was not watching him [Zach],” said Tripp. “I was thinking about the shot. But I had been wondering if I should be playing or if I’d sooner be home watching Zach go for winning the British Open.” The kicker: later that same week, Gene played another round and scored his SIXTH hole-in-one. What are the odds? You can find the full article here – it’s a fun read!