May 31 2011
Tee times have been released for the first two rounds of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide Insurance. Here’s a look at a few of the notable groups.
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|Players||Tee times (hole)||Comment|
|Rd. 1: 7:53 a.m. (No. 10)
Rd. 2: 12:43 p.m. (No. 1)
|Bradley, a TOUR rookie who won last week at TPC Four Seasons, joins the current FedExCup leader and the reigning Memorial champion in this grouping.|
|Rd. 1: 8:04 a.m. (No. 10)
Rd. 2: 12:54 p.m. (No. 1)
|This group boasts five worldwide victories in 2011, including a major and a World Golf Championships event. Mickelson or Donald could take the FedExCup points lead with another win.|
|Rd. 1: 12:43 p.m. (No. 1)
Rd. 2: 7:53 a.m. (No. 10)
|This trio could be the heart of the international Presidents Cup team. Choi, THE PLAYERS champion is currently 2nd, Els 4th and Baddeley 15th in the team standings.|
|Rd. 1: 12:54 p.m. (No. 1)
Rd. 2: 8:04 a.m. (No. 10)
|Speaking of November's Presidents Cup, Watney (5th) and Johnson (6th) are currently projected to make the cut for Captain Couples' U.S. squad.|
|Rd. 1: 8:04 a.m. (No. 1)
Rd. 2: 12:54 a.m. (No. 10)
|Laird (8th), Kuchar (14th) and Mahan (16th) are all contending in the FedExCup race. Mahan posted a victory in Ohio last year, a couple hours northeast in Akron.|
A few other groups that caught our attention…
Jeff Overton, Roland Thatcher, Tommy Gainey – Imagine the cheers this week from spectators following this group featuring "Boom, Baby" Overton and "Two Gloves" Gainey .
Mark Wilson, Jonathan Byrd, Jim Furyk – Mark Wilson has two victories in 2011. Byrd has one. But Furyk, the reigning FedExCup champion, is the one holding the TOUR's ultimate prize.
Bill Haas, Rory McIlroy, Gary Woodland – McIlroy missed the cut in his only post-Masters TOUR start, but returns to a place he finished inside the top 10 last year.