Another decent field this week, also. Schwartzel, Poulter, Kuchar, Rory and Furyk are all looking for a final tune-up.
This is Event 1/4 in Month 4 and Event 14 overall. For a refresher on the rules, hit the link — Contest Guidelines and leave your Fantasy Four below (don’t forget your ONE Nike Athlete).
Another tune-up, as he finished his last two events strongly. Coming off a a 45th last week and 8th the week before. First time here.
11 straight Top 25’s. First time here.
High Nike man last week finished 6th. He finished 2nd here in 2011. (WD in 2012)
13th here last year. Missed last 4 cuts.
Other Nike athletes in the field;David Duval, Scott Brown, Ross Fisher, Patrick Reed, Kyle Stanley
Recent finishes – 2nd Houston, 8th Bay Hill
First time here.
Recent finishes – 10 straight Top 30’s
Probably the best stretch of his career. First time here. My concern is that he’s shot 75 in his final rounds of the last 2 events, but still finished 21st and 28th.
Recent finishes – 2nd Louisiana, 14th Puerto Rico
First time here. Good scoring average.
Recent finishes – 16th Houston, 27th Bay Hill, 3rd Tampa
8th here in ’12 and 5th in ’11. Big sleeper this week.
LAST WEEK’S WINNER – D.A. Points
best finishes – 4th in ’12, 1st in ’11
38th last week.
Best finishes at this event – 18th in ’12, 5th in ’11, 2nd in ’10, 5th in ’09
Great history and playing great. 5 straight Top 25’s.
Best finishes at this event – In last 7 appearances (6 Top 13 finishes)
Coming off of a 20th at Houston.
Best finishes at this event – 1st in ’07, 5th in ’09, 10th in ’04
Made 6 of 7 cuts here with 35th and 30th place finishes the last 2 years. Coming off of 50th at Houston and 4th at Tampa.
DEFENDING CHAMP – Ben Curtis
Alan :: Matt Kuchar, Charl Schwartzel, Jimmy Walker, Jordan Speith
Bob :: Jim Furyk, Billy Horschel, Matt Kuchar, Rory McIlroy
Damian :: Matt Kuchar, Jordan Speith, Ian Poulter and Charl Schwartzel
Other notables in the field :: Jimmy Walker, Chris Kirk, Gary Woodland, Jeff Overton, Padraig Harrington, Retief Goosen, Martin Laird
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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