All those facts were the building blocks of the story he was telling and the point he wanted to makeit was on that drive home and amid all the emotional turmoil that Woods decided to change the focus of the Tiger Woods Foundation from junior golf to childhood education.
Woods — from 11 feet — just misses the putt. Taps for par. That was a missed opportunity but hey still early. On to the 12th. On the par-3 11 219 yards…Woods goes flag-hunting! It flies the stick and stops about 6 feet above the hole. Just an absolute dart. He’ll have that for his first birdie of the day.
Hate to rain on the PGA parade but the venue does matter and the scoreboard bleeding so deeply in the red made the effect less major-like while pushing it a shade in the direction of any-other-week shootouts no matter the names on the board.