A refined Kapalua presents different test to start new year

FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2017, file photo, Dustin Johnson hits for the fourth fairway during the third round of the Tournament of Champions golf event at Kapalua Plantation Course in Kapalua. The course has gone through a refinement to prepare for the winners-only event on the PGA Tour that starts Thursday, Jan. 2. (AP Photo/Matt York, File)

KAPALUA — Lush green grass, Pacific blue horizon.