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Top Three: Phil Mickelson, Sergio Garcia, Steve Stricker

Picking Mickelson: “I think the course is going to fit him pretty well. And it might be his turn to win the Open.”

Greg Scott, Army Navy Country Club

Top Three: Rory McIroy, Steve Stricker, Phil Mickelson

Picking McIlroy: “I think he’s going to break through, and I think he’s going to win a bunch of them when he finally breaks through.”

Tom Melideo, International Country Club

Top Three: K.J. Choi, Steve Stricker, Geoff Ogilvy

Picking Choi: “He plays tough courses very well. He hits a lot of fairways and greens, he won Tiger’s tournament there, and I think he’s due to win a major.”

Dennis O’Donovan, Robert Trent Jones Golf Club

Top Three: Steve Stricker, Matt Kuchar, K.J. Choi

Picking Stricker: “He’s just so solid. He’s probably the best putter out there at the moment. He keeps it in play and has a great short game; he’s got all the tools and he doesn’t get rattled.”

Ted Pogorelc, Bethesda Country Club

Top Three: Steve Stricker, K.J. Choi, Matt Kuchar

Picking Stricker: “I grew up playing junior golf against Stricker and he won at the Memorial; Choi’s having a great season, and he’s won at Congressional before; and Matt Kuchar just plays well week-in and week-out.”

Matt Gallagher, Country Club of Fairfax

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