“I’ve always appreciated the vibe that’s here at Hilton Head. It’s so giving. There’s an altruistic attitude here. There’s an outreach here. People seem to understand the sense of community. They take pride in the island, and give back.” -CBS Announcer Jim Nantz, The Island Packet, Sunday, April 20, 2008
The RBC Heritage begins this week in South Carolina, and while the tournament will be hard pressed to create the excitement we saw at last week’s Masters Tournament, it’s still likely to be an entertaining event.
The purse: $5.7 millionPar: 71
Defending champion: Brandt Snedeker
The course was designed by the world reknowned Peter Dye with the help of Jack Nicklaus. The course record is -20, shot by Brian Gay in 2009. There are 145 bunkers on this course and water is a factor on half the holes.
|Television||The Golf Channel||Thursday – Friday, 3:00 – 6:00 pm Saturday – Sunday, 1:00 – 2:30 pm|
|CBS Sports||Saturday – Sunday, 3:00 – 6:00 pm|
|Radio||XM Satellite Radio Channel 146||Thursday – Sunday, 12:00 – 6:00 pm|