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Shoulder injury forces Jacobsen out

Updated: January 12, 2009, 8:59 PM ET
Associated Press

KAANAPALI, Hawaii -- Defending co-champion Peter Jacobsen withdrew from this weekend's Champions Skins Game because of a shoulder injury and was replaced by Ben Crenshaw.

Jacobsen, who teamed with Fuzzy Zoeller to win last year's event with six skins worth $320,000, said he tweaked his left shoulder while hitting balls last week. He is now unable to make a full swing.

The 54-year-old Jacobsen did not want to participate if he was not at his best out of respect for the event.

Crenshaw, ...

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