WARM UP WEEK. Not a great field, but DJ, ZJ, GMac and Rory look to go big before the US Open.
This is Event 2/4 in Month 6, Event 6 in the 2nd Half of the Season, and Event 23 overall. Here’s a reminder of the prize structure;
- Season Grand Prize: VR_S Iron Set
- Season Second Prize: VR_S Driver
- Season Third Prize: VR_S Fairway Wood
- First and second half winners: VR_S Hybrid (Chris Wang just won the first half)
- FedEx Cup Monthly Winner: Method or Method Core Putter (your choice)
- Monthly winners and 2nd place FedEx Cup Winner: 12 20XI-X balls
For a refresher on the rules, hit the link — Contest Guidelines and leave your Fantasy Four below (don’t forget your ONE Nike Athlete).
8th here last year, 15th in 2010. Coming off of 3 straight missed cuts in 2012. Big sleeper.
49th at Byron Nelson
38th here last year after opening round 66. Coming off of a 36th at the Byron Nelson.
Missed last 4 cuts in 2012, missed cut here last year.
Cut here last year and at last event, but 3 straight Top 35’s before that.
32nd here last year, coming off of 3 straight made cuts including a 7th at the Players.
Other Nike athletes in the field; none
recent finishes – 1st Colonial, 2nd Players, 2nd Heritage
3/3 here. 32nd in 2011, 12th in 2010 and 5th in 2006.
Recent finishes – 5th Colonial, 9th Byron Nelson, 4th Zurich, CUT Players
Missed last 3 cuts here, but 10th in 2006.
Recent finishes – CUT BMW PGA, 2nd Players, 26th Wells Fargo
Missed both cuts here.
Recent finishes – 19th Colonial, 25th Players
18th here in ’08, and 29th in ’09
Best finishes at this event – 13th in ’11, WD in ’10, 4th in ’09, 2nd in ’08
Coming off 56th at Memorial.
Best finishes at this event – 3rd in ’11, 29th in ’10, 22nd in ’06, 29th in ’05
Coming off of a 62nd at Memorial and 67th at Byron Nelson.
Best finishes at this event – 1st in ’09, 15th in ’10, 4th in ’07
Missed cut at Colonial, but 56th and 46th at Byron Nelson and Players.
Alan :: Rory McIlroy, Zach Johnson, Ryan Palmer and Jhonattan Vegas
Bob :: Stephen Ames, Jason Bohn, Zach Johnson and Spencer Levin
Damian :: Rory McIlroy, Zach Johnson, Graeme McDowell and Kevin Kisner
Other big names in the field;
- Rory McIlroy
- Spencer Levin
- Dustin Johnson
- Graeme McDowell
- Jeff Overton
- Padraig Harrington
- Ryo Ishikawa
Leave your Fantasy Four in a comment below.
Remember, you have to pick at least ONE Nike Golfer and have your picks in by WEDNESDAY at Midnight (PST).
It is also your responsibility to sub your player if they WD before the deadline
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