Los Angeles Times: Kisner, Matsuyama are tied at halfway point of the PGA
9:31 PM
Art Spander in Kevin Kisner, PGA Championship, articles, golf

By Art Spander
Los Angeles Times

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — He was the basketball player who wasn’t tall enough, the football player who got crushed. So Kevin Kisner, a feisty sort who enjoyed the camaraderie and competition of team sports, took the advice of a high school coach who told him, “I think you ought to stick to golf.”

For a while, lacking confidence in his ball-striking — the very essence of the game — it seemed he was stuck with golf. “I was like, ‘I got no chance the way I’m hitting it,’” Kisner said of his early days as a pro in the sport’s minor leagues.

Read the full story here.

Copyright 2017 Los Angeles Times

Article originally appeared on Art Spander (http://artspander.com/).
See website for complete article licensing information.