Date: November 18, 2013
Author: Golf Australia

Day family hit by Typhoon Haiyan tragedy

Golf Australia would like to extend its deepest sympathies to Jason Day and his family following confirmation that eight members of the Day family lost their lives in the devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan. Jason Day statement: “I am deeply saddened to confirm that multiple members of my family lost their lives as the victims of Typhoon Haiyan. My family and I are thankful for all who have reached out with their prayers and concern.” “We feel devastated for all who have been affected by this horrific tragedy. While I understand the media&aposs interest in this matter and hope that any coverage can spread awareness to assist with the relief efforts that continue in the Phillipines, I hope that all will respect my family&aposs privacy during this difficult time. I will have no further public comments at this time.” “Please pray for all who have suffered loss. Thank you.”