Tag: Phil Mickelson
It looks like two of the top golfers in the world may be duking it out as we approach the final two rounds of The Barclays tournament in Bethpage. Phil Mickelson continues to be this Long Island-based crowd’s favorite golfer.
Among those in attendance were golf fans of all ages—including some youngsters who were pumped to get their first chance at watching the pros up close. Seated atop golf’s pinnacle are Aussie Jason Day, 23-year-old phenome Jordan Spieth, and five-time major champion and fan favorite Phil Mickelson.
Many of the world’s best professional golfers are descending on Long Island when The Barclays, a tournament on the PGA Tour, returns to the famed Bethpage Black Course next week. Excitement for the fourth PGA Tour appearance at Bethpage State Park has been building among local golf purists who relish in the chance to see the best in their sport play up close. And the professionals themselves agree—playing Bethpage Black is an awesome experience.