Golf News for Wednesday, October 24, 2007
"Whether you are scoring well on the PGA TOUR or playing with family and friends on the weekend, Golf Pride has the right grips to help you play your best," said Jeff Fiorini, GM for Eaton’s Golf Grip Division. [... more » ]
TaylorMade-adidas Golf Tour Staff professional Mike Weir sank a six-foot par putt on the 18th hole to complete a final round 2-under 68 and clinch a one-stroke victory at the Fry’s Electronics Open. [... more » ]
Cabrera rallied from a near-disastrous triple bogey on the first hole of the second round, then capped his wild rollercoaster day with a birdie-eagle finish to force a playoff then defeat Ireland's Padraig Harrington. [... more » ]
The winner of the TaylorMade-adidas PGA Assistant Professional Championship will collect $9,000 of the $100,000 purse and if eligible, will earn a berth in the 2008 PGA Professional National Championship. [... more » ]
"Stephen has won in China and loves China so we are both really looking forward to playing again," said Bradley Dredge, referring familiarly to his fellow Welsh golfer and close friend Stephen Dodd. [... more » ]
"The greater Chicago area is a perfect venue for this event and we couldn't be more excited to make tickets available to fans in the United States and abroad," said Kelly Hyne, 2009 Solheim Cup executive director. [... more » ]
"We and Congressional agreed that the movement of the 2009 Amateur made a great deal of sense," said Jim Hyler, chairman of the USGA championship committee. "We are grateful to Southern Hills." [... more » ]
The R&A has elected to discontinue the British Mid-Amateur Championship and remove it from its championship calendar. Small fields and a resulting lack of quality mean the event is no longer viable. [... more » ]
"The staff here at Rocky Gap is second to none and continues to reach great heights. Customer service and our guests' comfort are priorities at the resort," said Rocky Gap General Manager Tim Grambley. [... more » ]
"Last year, over 90% of the Long Drive Championship field used our tee and we’re proud to once again be a part of this high energy, high performance event," said Bob White, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Excel Golf. [... more » ]
Stuart, an Australian Native, has been competing on both the PGA Tour and Nationwide Tour this year. His most notable accomplishment, however, was his victory in the 2006 Trump Million Dollar Invitational. [... more » ]
"Now, I am in a monitoring stage. The goal is to make it the next five years in remission. If I can get there, I might be through this," said Boyd, after seeing his leukemia return once after chemotherapy. [... more » ]
The GT 2007 Gift Guide features the season's latest and greatest in golf gifts for the special golfer in your life, or if that golf guru is you, ideas to put on your wish list. The guide is over four pages of great gift ideas. [... more » ]
I'm not saying progress is bad, just don't try to force-feed me your phony-baloney love of nature. If environmentalism weren't so trendy, those turtles you care so much about would be on the menu. [... more » ]
Fire doesn't care if you're Phil Mickelson. It doesn't care where you live. It doesn't care about anything but consumption. My heart and thoughts go out to all those in Southern California facing these flaming demons. [... more » ]
"Being named the 2007 PGA Golf Professional of the Year is the pinnacle of my professional career," said Krause. "I have been very fortunate to have been able to work in a business that I truly love." [... more » ]