Golf News for Friday, April 27, 2007
"Michelle is an incredible talent, and we're excited to add her to an already deep field," said Ginn Tribute Hosted by ANNIKA Tournament Director Kevin Krisle. "Nothing could be more appropriate than showcasing ... future stars." [... more » ]
"I have been involved with Boys and Girls Clubs for many years and I truly believe in the impact we can have on the lives of young people," Tom Fazio said. "Events like this further that cause and I am proud to be a part of it." [... more » ]
"SST has pursued a vigorous and aggressive approach to protecting its trademark technology from infringement both in the U.S. and Canada," said Dick Weiss, SST's founder and president, about protecting the SST name. [... more » ]
"This new acquisition gives us a corporate-owned yet organic sales force and a unique presence in the lucrative European market. We fully anticipate a robust growth period," said Robert Silzer, Sr., GPSI's President and CEO. [... more » ]
"Golf For Women magazine is recognized nationally as an advocate for women in the game and as the 'go-to' resource for women golfers," says Trish Davis, Chief Operating officer of the Executive Women's Golf Association. [... more » ]
"The statistics measure precision, consistency and strength; attributes that we see key to our own business performance," said Bob Brannock, President of Genworth Financial's International business. [... more » ]
Player has created features enhancing playability, shot value and variety. The design, both challenging and rewarding, allows for the testing of scratch players, yet still ensures enjoyment for handicapped golfers. [... more » ]
"We're building on the great heritage of this property and its history of hospitality," said Mike Toohey, director of development. "This renovation is a marvel. It's so complete and total, you almost don't recognize it." [... more » ]
Phoebe hit her Taylor Made driver straight at the flag, she said it flew straight at the flag and bounced a couple of times, and rolled into cup.Mrs Adrianne Weinblatt witnesses this great achievement. [... more » ]
"Kristin brings a dynamic background and market familiarity to Chambers Bay," said KemperSports General Manager Joe Wisocki. "We're confident in her ability to help create a world-class experience." [... more » ]
"Vector Links is the next evolution in custom club fitting and K.B. is able to leverage his fitting and golf professional experience on behalf of our customers," said Bill Brawley, AccuSport's Director of Sales. [... more » ]
Stewart Cink always enjoys the shortest commute of anyone in the field at the AT&T Classic. He and wife Lisa and sons Connor and Reagan recently moved into their second home at TPC Sugarloaf. [... more » ]
"Securing a commitment from Lorena is huge for our Tournament and Tulsa," said Tournament Director Doug Eibling. "We have promised to provide Tulsa with a great event that everyone can be proud of." [... more » ]
There is a bit of a sour taste at the Byron Nelson Championship this week, as eight of the top ten golfers in the world rankings aren't competing, including Tiger Woods. Many golf writers are calling it a slap in the face to the late Nelson, who passed away last fall. [... more » ]
CBS's refusal to run the John Daly ad for Maxfli is about as hypocritical as Daly being treated for alcohol abuse but still drinking beer. [... more » ]
The Total Direct Economic Impact figure, of €143 million exceeded pre-event predictions of €130 million and represented a significant 32% increase on the impact of The 2002 Ryder Cup in England. [... more » ]