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Limited fans brought the spark back for RBC Heritage

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. — The RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing annually signifies that spring has sprung in the Lowcountry of South Carolina.

But this year, the 53rd annual tournament played at Harbour Town Golf Links — the classic Pete Dye-designed layout — took on even more significance.

The 2020 tournament was turned upside down by the COVID-19 pandemic. It was first canceled, but then brought back and played in the third week in June, but with no fans in attendance due to coronavirus concerns.

The pandemic is still a problem throughout the country, but vaccines and pubic awareness seem

Collin Morikawa falls of crazy low round at RBC Heritage

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. – Collin Morikawa’s abundant talents have been well documented: supreme ball-striker, accurate driver, top-shelf mental game, plays without fear, comes up clutch.

Add another – short-term memory.

“I already forgot about it,” Morikawa said Friday after the second round of the RBC Heritage at Harbour Town Golf Links.

“It” was in reference to a difficult day on the smallish greens. The reigning PGA champion’s putting turned a round that conceivably could have been as low as 63 into the 68 he signed for, a score that still kept him on the first page of the leaderboard.