Golf News for Thursday, October 26, 2006
During the short winter season at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, guests find the best of all worlds with affordable rates on accommodations, great sales at our retail outlets, special events geared for cool weather. [... more » ]
Competition winners will be invited to play one of the first rounds on the new course when it opens in 2008 and will be invited to the official opening ceremony along with VIP’s from the world of golf. [... more » ]
"We are just really excited to be the new owners here at the Jewel," said investor Glenn Hasse. "We are looking forward to taking the course to the next step and are looking to increase our business in the new year." [... more » ]
"We are very pleased to have a person with such an extensive leadership background join our association executive team," said Jim Collins, Chairman & CEO of the PGMA, about new president Thomas E. Allen. [... more » ]
"We are pleased to have Bob join the GolfStyles family. His experience will assist in growing the Carolinas and all editions," said Michael Keating of GolfStyles. "This market is a key component to our overall growth strategy." [... more » ]
Bob Wilson, director of the National Amputee Golf Association, reacted to the news with two words: "Hooray, hooray," he said. "Veterans who love golf and have some mobility problems will be head over heels about this." [... more » ]
"In addition to this success, a very important component to all of our CEO Challenges is being able to donate to charity from a portion of the entrance fee," says Joanne Noble, President of the CEO Golf Challenge. [... more » ]
With additional victories on the Japan and Asian Tours, respectively, Titleist's five-win week advances its year-to-date win count to 146, nearly six times more than the nearest competitor with 25. [... more » ]
"The European Tour has provided a lot of excitement this year, and we’re very pleased that Rifle shafts have delivered winning results week after week," says Ray Lucas, vice president of sales of Rifle and Precision brands. [... more » ]
The Chiefs beat a San Diego team that's one of the NFL's best this season. What brought about this cosmic intervention? The cover charm. writes about Herm Edwards and voila he's celebrating his biggest win of the season a few days later. [... more » ]
Joe Durant figures prominently in this week's calculations. He is one of those rare PGA beasts who has won back-to-back (in 2001) and is enjoying a sizzling October. He also has the right stats for the job. So too does Troy Matteson, who again tops my stats list of likely winners. [... more » ]