This year Calcavecchia is ravenous for more success. "Winning is my goal," he says. "I know I can do it, and if I keep that focus, good things will happen."
After a round at Pebble Beach, he watched the seals on the rocks of Carmel Bay. "One kept getting pushed off this rock by these other two," he recalls. "Finally he figured out a way to come up the rock from another angle. He sat there for a while, then he figured, What the hell, and he pushed off the one that had pushed him. I probably looked like an idiot, but I was cheering."