Other notable members of the Kent State University Varsity “K” Hall of Fame under men’s golf are Canadians David Moreland IV (2002) and Herb Page (1985).
Henderson and Hughes take the award in the Professional category; Thibault and Desmarchais on the Amateur side.
Brooke Henderson lead the way with a dominant performance on the LPGA Tour including her first major title.
This week the panel discusses Mackenzie Hughes first PGA Tour title; weighs in on Jordan Spieth’s prospects after winning the Australian Open; and examines Dottie Pepper’s latest rant against American LPGA players.
Fairways columnist Jim Deeks reflects on the different ways that luck plays a role in shaping our lives and our golf games.
Hughes earns PGA Tour exemption through the 2018/19 season and an invitation to The Masters.
This week the panel discusses Tiger Woods’ withdrawal from the Safeway Open; which rookie will have the biggest impact on the PGA Tour; and Se Ri Pak’s impact on women’s golf.
Canadian Mackenzie Hughes shared 13th to earn just over $120,000 in his PGA Tour debut.
The $121,000 first place check moves Hughes to 14th on the Tour’s money list.