Bob Harig

Bob Harig

Senior Golf Writer,

Bob Harig is senior golf writer for and has been covering the game for more than 30 years, first at the St. Petersburg Times and then for He began contributing to in 1997. He also covered college football for the Times.

In addition to writing for, Harig also frequently appears on SportsCenter and other ESPN platforms from golf events or when news occurs.

Harig, a native of Barrington, Ill., got his first exposure to golf as a caddie at Inverness Golf Club, where he earned an Evans Scholarship to attend Indiana University. He graduated with degrees in journalism and history.

Harig lives in Florida and has been an active member of the Golf Writers Association of America (GWAA) for many years, including serving a term as the organization’s president.

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