Michael Block, the beloved PGA of America professional captured the hearts of golf fans with his inspiring performance at Oak Hill. He is going to extend his journey on the PGA TOUR. Following his impressive showing at the PGA Championship. This was where he achieved a remarkable T15 finish. Block has received a sponsor exemption into the Charles Schwab Challenge.
Firstly, Block has received a coveted sponsor exemption for the Charles Schwab Challenge. They have scheduled the commencement of the Charles Schwab Challenge on Thursday at the iconic Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas. The 46-year-old, who serves as the head professional at Arroyo Trabuco Golf Club in Mission Viejo, California. He expressed his excitement upon receiving the news. “I just got a call from Colonial, and I’m in next week … which is really even more mind-boggling now,” Block revealed. “I’m readjusting flights to head to Dallas and Fort Worth, so I’m looking forward to that, to say the least.”
Despite never having played the Colonial course before, Block believes it will suit his game exceptionally well. Describing it as tight, fast, and featuring great greens. He is eager to tackle the challenge presented by the historic venue.
In addition to the Charles Schwab Challenge. Block has also received a sponsor exemption for the RBC Canadian Open. It is scheduled to take place from June 8-11 in Toronto. The announcement came shortly after his remarkable performance at the PGA Championship. Solidifying his status as a rising star in the world of professional golf.
Block’s Cinderella story captivated the golfing community as he came within striking distance of the PGA Championship lead during the second round and started Sunday among the top 10 contenders. Representing his fellow PGA of America professionals from across the country. He made history by achieving the best finish by a PGA of America professional in almost four decades, and the third-highest finish in the tournament’s storied history.
The golf world now eagerly awaits Block’s next chapter. He continues to test his skills against the world’s best players. His undeniable talent and unwavering determination are key aspects. This is what makes him on the PGA TOUR a force to be reckoned with.