Golf News for Wednesday, August 20, 2014

"We're honored to be recognized as a top 5 course in the state in just our third full season of operation," said Salish Cliffs Head Professional David Kass, PGA. "It's a true testament to the quality of the course, the first-rate amenities at Little Creek Casino Resort and the dedication of the Squaxin Island Tribe." [... more » ]

"By teaching the game of golf, The First Tee of Metropolitan New York is educating, enriching and empowering young people throughout New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut," said PGA Tour Superstore President and CEO Dick Sullivan. "Supporting those efforts is an honor for the entire PGA Tour Superstore organization." [... more » ]

The Fort Golf Course Resort is proud to offer a variety of beautiful and unique lodging options right on our property at the Fort Harrison State Park Inn. In fact, we are the only public golf course in Indianapolis with on-site lodging and we look forward to hosting your stay-and-play golf trip! [... more » ]

One of the nation's truly great gaming experiences is playing golf on one or more of the Atlantic City region's 18 courses in the fall. With the colors changing and the ocean breezes constantly creating new and refreshing challenges at every turn, PlayACGolf is a no-brainer for your next golf destination. [... more » ]

Triple your pleasure with Quail Lodge Golf Club's new "Nine, Wine & Dine" offer that combines award-winning golf and cuisine at Carmel Valley's original golf experience. [... more » ]

"I have been playing very good golf the last month or so," said Park. "It definitely feels (like) a big honor to actually put my name on the trophy twice and obviously to defend my title. I'm just very happy to be part of history." [... more » ]

"The Rogue shaft is built on Aldila's ultra-successful new "Tour" platform using the same tapered tooling and Next Gen Micro-Laminate Technology that provide the exceptional performance of the #1 shaft model on Tour - Aldila's Tour Green and Tour Blue," said John Oldenburg, Aldila's Vice President of Engineering and Product Development. [... more » ]

"More and more Loudmouth customers are choosing our Made-To-Order purchases for a perfectly tailored fit," said Tracy Sanderson, European general manager. "Checkmate, Daktari and Love Lamp really whet the appetite for the rest of autumn range which contains some of our most eye-catching designs to date." [... more » ]

"Any golfer regardless of handicap, male or female, right-handed or left-handed, tall or short, amateur or professional can benefit from the SuperStroke Putter Grip," said Jon Luna, SuperStroke USA Marketing Director. "The SuperStroke Putter Grip is designed to 'make any putter better.'" [... more » ]

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Local's Choice: The top 10 golf courses in Las Vegas
My wife and I have lived in Las Vegas for 20 years. In that time, we've spent many a day and/or weekend checking out area golf courses for magazine and Web site stories. There have been hundreds of rounds with family, friends and celebrities that have left a lasting impression. With that in mind, here are 10 of my favorite Vegas courses to play when your sandbagging friends come to town to tee it up (you know who you are.) For more...

PGA Tour applying the 'more is more' philsophy
This season’s schedule of 45 tournaments has already increased to 47 for next season, with Commissioner Tim Finchem revealing, "We're looking at one more." Meanwhile, the duration between the last putt of this season and the first tee shot of the next one is exactly 22 days -- and, oh by the way, that "offseason" includes a little thing called the Ryder Cup. For more...

At a glance: Handicapping the courses at Pinehurst Resort
With nine golf courses, it's tough to play all 162 holes on one vacation to the Pinehurst Resort in North Carolina. Brandon Tucker provides a snapshot of the nine courses at the resort, including world-renowned Pinehurst No. 2, which may help you narrow down which to book and which to set aside for another trip. For more...