Beth Ann Baldry and Gene Yasuda talk to various folks tied to the LPGA Tour and get all sorts of interesting feedback about Carolyn Bivens.
Laura Davies recently asked a sponsor whom she considers a longtime friend whether the company pulled out because of financial difficulties.
“He said, ‘No, our business is great. I can’t deal with that woman,’ ” Davies said.
Katherine Hull tells a similar story from a conversation she had with tournament staff from another long-standing tournament.
“They said, ‘As long as Carolyn is commissioner of the LPGA, we will not sign a contract,’ ” Hull said.