PGA unharmed by outage

Updated: August 15, 2003, 12:01 PM ET
By David Kraft | ESPN.com

ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- For all its technological advances, one thing remains true in golf: You don't need electricity to play it.

Competition at the PGA Championship was unaffected by Thursday's late-afternoon power outage that blanketed the Northeast, including the surrounding area. Power was generally restored by mid-evening, but other than a few concessions that required power for credit cards and a dark scoring tent, few noticed at Oak Hill.

"Nobody heard anything," said Jay Haas, ...

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