Photos from PGA Tour's 2008 Sony Open in Hawaii by Spost Illustrated's Robert Beck
Photos from PGA Tour’s 2008 Sony Open in Hawaii by Spost Illustrated’s Robert Beck
Wednesday, October 05, 2011
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Postcards from the Sony Open in Hawaii
The best photos by SI's Robert Beck from the 2008 Sony Open in Hawaii.
Palm trees, sandy beaches and a classic golf courseeverything was in place as Boo Weekley putted Friday at Waialae Country Club.
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As the sun set on Waialae, Rory Sabbatini finished three shots behind Choi in second place.
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Thanks to an eagle on the last hole Sunday, Kevin Na finished in a tie for fourth place.
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After shooting 62 on Saturday, Tim Wilkinson was disappointed with his 78 on Sunday. He tied for 25th.
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Choi got a lot of support from the fans at the Sony Open.
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K.J. Choi's short game helped him avoid big numbers at Waialae Country Club. He won by three shots despite shooting one over par on Sunday.
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Jim Furyk reacted to missing a putt as the trade winds blew.
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All eyes were on Tadd Fujikawa as he tried to make the cut again at the Sony Open. He did it last year as an amateur, but this year as a professional his 74-70 was not good enough.
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John Daly and 17 other players made the cut at the Sony Open but did not play on the weekend because of a new wrinkle in the rules.
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Fans at Waialae had a chance to get up close and personal with Chad Campbell as he played this bunker shot.