Scratch’s Shots Of The Week
A great week in Canada, but we’re ready for Team USA!
I’ve scoured social media from the past week for the top photos, quips, and stories from your favorite golfers and golf media and gathered them together for you to enjoy! -Sniff
Jhonattan Vegas earned his second PGA Tour win at the RBC Canadian Open this weekend:
— RBC Canadian Open (@RBCCanadianOpen) July 25, 2016
And his thanked his fans in Spanish:
However, Canadian native, Jared du Toit, stole the show:
An amateur hasn't won on the PGA TOUR since Phil Mickelson in 1991.
Jared du Toit can change that on Sunday. pic.twitter.com/mD7jijpp7g
— PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) July 23, 2016
The amateur made a 40-foot eagle on the 18th hole Saturday that put him into second place going into the final round:
This 40-foot eagle vaulted the young Jared du Toit into 2nd place.
— GOLFonCBS (@GOLFonCBS) July 23, 2016
Oh yeah, and then there’s this:
According to CBS, Jared du Toit (a) is battling a case of bronchitis, was in the hospital until 11:30PM last night! #RBCCO 🇨🇦
— GOLF.com (@golf_com) July 24, 2016
Meanwhile, Dustin Johnson continues to kick butt:
Chalk it up. Another high finish for Dustin Johnson.
His last 6 starts:
— PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) July 24, 2016
With the Olympics just around the corner, Team USA is getting ready:
— U.S. Olympic Team (@TeamUSA) July 18, 2016
— USA GOLF (@USAGolf) July 22, 2016
Must be fate… My birthday falls on the opening day of The Olympics ceremony. Proud to rep TEAM USA!!!#RoadtoRio2016
— Patrick Reed (@PReedGolf) July 19, 2016
— Stacy Lewis (@Stacy_Lewis) July 11, 2016
Couldn't be more honored to represent USA in the Olympics. Thanks to all who have texted emailed and reached out on social media…y'all are the best. My caddy and I are ready to wear the Stars and Stripes in Rio!!! Couldn't have done it without him on my bag and alongside me every step of the way!!! What a dream come true! 🇺🇸❤️💙🏅 @usagolf #Rio
And of course, Mr. Daly is sporting the red, white, and blue:
— John Daly (@PGA_JohnDaly) July 23, 2016
We still have one more week until Rio, though!
It's PGA Championship week! 🌅 pic.twitter.com/Z3RqL6W7lM
— PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) July 25, 2016