Keeping Score

Keeping score


Number of Scottish Opens that The Renaissance Club, a 2008 Tom Doak design in North Berwick, Scotland, will host this summer. This week, the European Tour visits for the third event on the eight-tournament Rolex Series, beginning Thursday (tee times). The Ladies European Tour will play the Ladies Scottish Open at The Renaissance Club on Aug. 8-11.


Number of consecutive years that the Bridgestone Senior Players Championship will be played at Firestone Country Club’s South Course in Akron, Ohio, beginning this week (tee times). Firestone had been the longtime host to the PGA Tour, dating to 1954, and from 1999 to 2018 was the site of a World Golf Championships event.


Number of consecutive starts that American Zach Johnson will have made at the PGA Tour’s John Deere Classic when play begins Thursday at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Ill. Johnson, the 2012 JDC champion, has played 41 consecutive rounds at par or better at TPC Deere Run (tee times).


Number of years that the LPGA has visited the Toledo, Ohio, area for a tournament, which debuted in 1984 as the Jamie Farr Toledo Classic. The event, which was hosted by the actor who played “Klinger” in the “M*A*S*H” TV series, was not held in 1986 and 2011 because nearby Inverness Club hosted the PGA and U.S. Senior Open, respectively. This year’s Marathon Classic begins Thursday at Highland Meadows Golf Club in Sylvania, Ohio (tee times).


Distance, in yards, of the par-5 13th hole at TPC Colorado, which will host the TPC Colorado Championship at Heron Lakes this week on the PGA Tour’s developmental series. The course, a 2019 Arthur Schaupeter design in Berthoud, Colo. (elevation 5,030 feet), will play 7,991 yards and to par 72 (tee times).

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