Category Archives: Tournament News

27 Sep

Travelers Championship
Remembers Arnold Palmer

HARTFORD, Conn., Sept. 27, 2016 – The Travelers Championship joins the golf world in mourning the death and celebrating the life of Arnold Palmer, one of the game’s greatest champions and ambassadors. As a two-time winner in Connecticut, we will be honoring Palmer in 2017 by adding a plaque in his memory at the Travelers […]

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20 Aug

In Memoriam: Jay S. Fishman 1952-2016

A statement from the Travelers Championship on the passing of Jay Fishman: “All of us with the Travelers Championship are deeply saddened by the passing of Jay Fishman. Jay was an inspiration and a true friend. He was determined to make this event the best on the PGA TOUR and we tried every day to […]

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07 Aug

Final Round Recap

HARTFORD, Conn., August 7, 2016 – History was made in multiple ways at the Travelers Championship on Sunday, setting both golf and charitable records. Jim Furyk broke the PGA TOUR single-round scoring record after shooting a 12-under-par 58. Six players in TOUR history have shot 59, including Furyk, who was the last man to do it, […]

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06 Aug

Round 3 Recap

HARTFORD, Conn., August 6, 2016 – Another hole-in-one and a score flirting with the course record highlighted Saturday’s third round of the Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands. Daniel Berger made nine birdies in his round and shot an 8-under-par 62, taking a three-shot lead after 54 holes. At 15-under-par, Berger leads Russell Knox, Tyrone […]

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06 Aug

Round 2 Recap

HARTFORD, Conn., August 6, 2016 – Friday marked the second round of competition at the Travelers Championship. The day was filled with blue skies, red umbrellas and low scores, and fans got in free from noon through the end of the day if they presented an edition of the Hartford Courant. Four players ended the […]

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05 Aug

Weather update for Saturday, August 6

HARTFORD, Conn., August 5, 2016 – Due to impending weather, tee times will be adjusted slightly. Professionals will tee off in groups of three off of the 1st and 10th tees from 7:00 to 9:00 a.m. Gates and Will Call will open at 6:30 a.m. Opening hours in hospitality will remain as scheduled. Corporate Row, Sky […]

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05 Aug

Round 1 Recap

HARTFORD, Conn., August 5, 2016 – Three players shot 6-under-par 64 at TPC River Highlands on Thursday to share the first-round lead at the Travelers Championship. Vaughn Taylor, Andrew Loupe, and Jerry Kelly paced the 156-player field, one shot lower than Ben Martin, Jon Rahm, and Marc Leishman. First-round tee times were delayed 15 minutes […]

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04 Aug

Day 3 Recap

HARTFORD, Conn., August 4, 2016 – Day 3 of the Travelers Championship witnessed plenty of celebrities playing real golf and mini golf, dozens of amateurs competing in the tournament’s official pro-am and two unexpectedly large donations supporting ALS causes, this year’s charitable focus. The Travelers Celebrity Pro-Am combined PGA TOUR players, amateurs and celebrities playing […]

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03 Aug

Day 2 Recap

HARTFORD, Conn., August 3, 2016 – Practice rounds and short shots for charity dominated a fan-friendly Tuesday at the Travelers Championship, with early-morning rain making way for sun and pleasant temperatures in the afternoon. Players and caddies took their swings at The Umbrella at 15 ½ Challenge, the 85-yard “hole” at TPC River Highlands that features […]

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