ATLANTA, GEORGIA | Bobby Jones would undoubtedly approve. No person can be evaluating it to Jones’ grand-slam summer time of 1930, however in some ways throughout this most uncommon 2020 the newbie golf scene has been the summer time of Georgia Tech. Because the weeks scroll by on the rebooted southern circuit of occasions, Yellow Jackets have been swarming.
The blazing summer time leaves them lamenting how cool the misplaced spring may need been.
Tyler Strafaci received the 120th North & South Newbie on July four at Pinehurst No. 2 and every week later claimed the 45th Palmetto Newbie. The day after that, classmate Luke Schniederjans grew to become the primary Georgia Tech golfer in 56 years to win the Georgia Newbie, within the 99th version of the occasion first received by Jones in 1916. Eleven days later, Jackets rising junior Connor Howe chipped in for birdie on the final gap to win the 91st Southeastern Newbie in Columbus, Georgia.
In the meantime, reigning U.S. Newbie champion Andy Ogletree, who additionally received at Pinehurst No. 2, has been taking part in in outstanding PGA Tour occasions and getting ready to…