Number of consecutive years that LPGA player Morgan Pressel has raised more than $1 million for breast-cancer research at her annual Morgan & Friends charity event. The recent two-day fundraiser generated $1,000,622 to fight breast cancer, the disease that claimed the life of Pressel’s mother, Kathy, at age 39 in 2003. The 12th annual event was held at St. Andrews Country Club in Boca Raton, Fla., Pressel’s hometown, and featured many of the biggest names on the LPGA tour.
Number of players with double-digit PGA Tour career victories who are entered in the Sony Open in Hawaii, which begins today at Waialae Country Club in Honolulu (tee times). Vijay Singh, whose 34 Tour victories include the 2005 Sony Open, leads the prolific winners on Oahu. The others: Davis Love III (21), Kenny Perry (14), Adam Scott (13), Steve Stricker (12), Bubba Watson (12), Zach Johnson (12) and Jordan Spieth (11).
Number of years that Waialae Country Club in Honolulu has played host to the Sony Open in Hawaii, which begins today (tee times). Waialae ranks third on the PGA Tour’s list of longest-serving venues among non-major championships. Only Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas, which has hosted the Tour since 1946 (no tournament in 1949 and 1975) and Pebble Beach Golf Links, a host site since 1947, have longer streaks.