Golf News for Tuesday, March 21, 2006
The Vila Sol Spa and Golf Resort consists of the Vila Sol Hotel, the Vila Sol Golf Course, the world-class Vila Sol Spa, the real estate developments and the Vila Sol Beach and several bars and restaurants. [... more » ]
"We expected a jump in sales with the USGA’s decision, but what we didn’t fully anticipate was the speed at which the golf industry would embrace laser rangefinders," said Jason Seeman, golf sales manager at Bushnell. [... more » ]
"Golf is only twenty years old in China, but it is on the verge of a major boom," said Peper. "We hope to help facilitate that expansion by linking Chinese developers with the very best course designers." [... more » ]
"The Bay Hill Invitational is a terrific venue, and we’re very excited to celebrate our third win in five weeks here," said Stacey Benvenuto, PGA Tour rep for UST. "Bay Hill is especially demanding on a player’s driving abilities." [... more » ]
Rod Pampling edged fellow Titleist Pro V1x players Greg Owen and Darren Clarke, who finished second and third, respectively, on a Bay Hill leaderboard that featured six Titleist players among the top seven finishers. [... more » ]
"The Bay Hill Invitational was an exciting tournament, and we’re very pleased to see so many PGA Tour players turning to premium Rifle-branded steel shafts to achieve a higher level of performance," said Ray Lucas, Royal Precision senior VP. [... more » ]
"Karen’s business acumen and extensive marketing experience complement the diverse talents and expertise of our board," said Penny Hulbert, president of the Executive Women’s Golf Association board of directors. [... more » ]
Kevin Heaney was picked as president of the Californai Golf Alliance board of directors. He and other board members represent golfers and allied organizations committed to the betterment of golf throughout the state. [... more » ]
"I am thrilled that I am able to include the HSBC Women's World Match Play Championship in my schedule this year. I am particularly happy that the Championship is hosted in the summer when I do not have to miss school," said Wie. [... more » ]
Matty Lewis, lead singer of Zebrahead decided to tee it up with us. I think he had only played once in his life, so he was a little unsure about how it was going to go. On the back the beer took over and we all thought we were rock stars - we couldn't have had more fun, though. [... more » ]
Scottsdale is one of the most sophisticated cities on the West Coast. It's got great restaurants, night clubs and showstopping golf. In fact, Scottsdale's so eager to be hip these days that it's easy to forget its cowboy roots. Spend a lot of time here though and you'll still see traces of that cowboy vibe. [... more » ]
 
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