Golf News for Thursday, March 26, 2015

"Our digital tool brings Billy Casper Golf's dynamic culture to life," says Peter Hill, Chairman and CEO of BCG. "This is why we are trusted by course owners and developers to elevate their brands and improve operations, efficiencies and profits." [... more » ]

"The Golfweek rankings are more positive proof that Atlantic City really delivers a high quality golf experience across the destination," said Harry Bittner, President of the Greater Atlantic City Golf Association and General Manager of Shore Gate G.C. [... more » ]

The Club Pelican Bay plans to replace its 35-year-old clubhouse with a new two-story building. It will provide more space, new amenities and features. The cost of the project is estimated at $27 million. [... more » ]

Designed by Tom Fazio, Rams Hill Golf Club in Borrego Springs, Calif. is considered the best course in San Diego County. Stay-and-play options let you rent a private home on the course, or stay at La Casa del Zorro Hotel & Spa or Borrego Springs Resort. [... more » ]

A variety of exciting, seasonal events taking place at Gold Mountain Golf Club in Bremerton, Washington. Event details are listed below. For more information, visit [... more » ]

"Our summer stay-and-play packages provide the best vacation value of the year," says Claude Pardue, President and CEO. "After recharging for the night in our comfortable condos, the long days of Carolina sunshine allow your group to play all the golf you'll ever want on our three superb courses." [... more » ]

"We're celebrating the start of golf season and our relationship with Billy with a cool new color option and great charity initiative," says Sal Syed, Arccos CEO. [... more » ]

"Both Top 10 finishers shot their best game in the fourth and final round, and this is not uncommon for players using SteelFibers shafts," says Chris Hilleary, president of Aerotech Golf. [... more » ]

"I am impressed and very proud of our Golf Committee for organizing such a tremendous series of events in support of the Liberty Youth Ranch here in Bonita Springs," said Dan Miles, Bonita Bay Club chief operating officer and general manager. [... more » ]

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Texas Open two-step: As TPC San Antonio finds its groove, La Cantera ups the ante
Five years since the Valero Texas Open switched venues, TPC San Antonio is getting its groove as the host course, while La Cantera is upping the ante for guests of the JW Marriott resort. For more...

PGA/Ryder Cup snub of fall events creates divide
Fall events won't count toward qualifying for the U.S. Ryder Cup team, and that has created a divide on the PGA Tour. It appears a showdown is looming, Rex Hoggard writes. Commissioner Tim Finchem said he planned to speak with the PGA of America about the move, and the change has become a talking point for some of the circuit’s decision makers. For more...

Must-play golf courses in the Olde English District of the Carolinas, from Charlotte to Columbia
The Olde English District -- which runs 20 minutes south of Charlotte down toward Columbia, S.C. -- has a whole lot going for it when it comes to golf and history. But today's battles can be played out on an array of more than 20 golf courses. Here are some top picks. For more...