THE northwest GOLF SHOW
Golf talk with Shon Crewe on Seattle Sports 710 AM.
Professional tours. News and trends. Pacific Northwest golf scene.
Tour Pro Brandt Jobe & Golfweek’s Adam Schupak
Brandt Jobe, two-time PGA TOUR Champions winner and Boeing Classic defending champion, joins the show to talk about his historic 2019 win at Snoqualmie Ridge. In Hashtag Golf, Shon Crewe and Mike Salk discuss some of the surprising players who have lost their PGA Tour cards, whether or not players should be penalized for tantrums and outbursts, and the creative strategies used at this year’s U.S. Amateur at Oakmont. Golfweek’s Adam Schupak joins to preview the Northern Trust and FedExCup Playoffs.
ESPN Golf’s Bob Harig & Tour Player Dylan Wu
ESPN Golf Senior Writer Bob Harig joins to talk about the Wyndham Championship, FedExCup Playoffs, and other major storylines in golf. In Hashtag Golf, Shon and Mike Salk discuss Si Woo Kim’s record-setting 13 on a par 3, Cameron Smith’s historic 18 for 18, and whether heckling is good for the game. Medford, Oregon native Dylan Wu joins to talk about his first career win, competing in his first major, and securing his PGA TOUR card for the upcoming 2021-22 season.
Sports Psychologist Dr. Bhrett McCabe & Golfweek’s Beth Ann Nichols
Renowned Sports & Performance Psychologist Dr. Bhrett McCabe joins to talk about mental health in golf. In Hashtag Golf, Shon and Mike Salk weigh in on the Olympic golf format, Rory Sabbatini’s quest to compete in Tokyo, and the one golf superpower they would choose. Golfweek’s Beth Ann Nichols shares insight on Annika Sorenstam’s return to the majors, JoAnne “Big Mama” Carner’s historical round, and 2020 Olympic women’s golf field.
Sportswriter Tony Paul, LPGA’s Roberta Bowman & the Bogey Brothas
Sportswriter Tony Paul joins to discuss the controversy around his newspaper’s story, and the events that led to Phil Mickelson’s break up turned make up with the city of Detroit. LPGA Chief Brand and Communications Officer Roberta Bowman talks about how their #HoodiesforGolf campaign is making an impact. In Hashtag Golf, the Bogey Brothas weigh in on Bryson’s caddie woes, what may have started the Brooks-Bryson feud, and professional golfer Willie Mack’s milestone week.
BBC Golf’s Iain Carter, Golf Reporter Scott Walker, and The Breakfast Ball's Mathew Wangryght
BBC Sport Golf Correspondent Iain Carter joins Shon Crewe to discuss the Premier Golf League, the new rival league shaking up the industry. Golf reporter Scott Walker, covering the U.S. Open at Torrey Pines on behalf of the USGA, weighs in on some of the many storylines coming into the week. In Hashtag Golf, Shon and The Breakfast Ball founder and the Chasing Daylight podcast host Mathew Wangryght talk through a recent Korn Ferry Tour brawl, Phil Mickelson’s U.S. Open prep, and a penalty that caused one Tour player to withdraw.
N.Y. Times Sportswriter Karen Crouse, Golf News Net's Ryan Ballengee, and Next on the Tee host Chris Mascaro
New York Times Sportswriter Karen Crouse joins to discuss her latest feature on Michelle Wie-West. In Hashtag Golf, Shon Crewe and Next on the Tee host Chris Mascaro weigh-in on Jon Rahm's withdrawal at Memorial, Max Homa making golf Twitter dreams come true, Steph Curry's new Curry Brand golf apparel line, and Phil Mickelson's Wannamaker beverage choice. Golf News Net owner Ryan Ballengee joins to discuss the potentially slippery slope of the PGA Tour's Player Impact Program.
Tour Insider Ron Mintz & Golf Channel’s Steve Burkowski
Tour Insider Ron Mintz joins to preview the Tour Championship and FedExCup finale. Golf Channel’s Steve Burkowski highlights the Korn Ferry Tour Championship, the final stop for many players looking to gain their PGA TOUR status for the 2021-22 season. In Hashtag Golf, Shon Crewe and Mike Salk weigh in on whether FedExCup Playoff courses should bring more challenge, the USGA’s rumored strategy to tackle distance, the TOUR’s latest crackdown on disruptive fans, and if the PGA TOUR season should be shorter.