GOLF Magazine Assistant Editor Jessica Marksbury joined the editorial team in 2007. She graduated from Columbia University with a degree in English and was a four-year member of Columbia's inaugural class of female varsity golfers. Jessica co-hosted GOLF.com's innovative online radio program, "GOLF.com radio," in 2008, and hosted GOLF Magazine's golf lifestyle television show, "Inside GOLF Magazine," on Fox Sports.
This will mark the fourth time the championship will be played at Valhalla. The club, which has been at least partially owned by the PGA of America since 1993 (the organization acquired full ownership in 2000), hosted its first PGA Championship in 1996, and the event returned in 2000 and 2014.
A decade ago, Jon Rahm was just another young fan at Real Club Valderrama, collecting signatures from top players and dreaming about one day being among them. Fast forward to 2017, and Rahm's dream is a reality.