Golf News for Tuesday, May 1, 2007
"This program offers a perfect fit for residents and visitors to enjoy complimentary instruction from the skilled professionals," said Cathy Harbin, general manager of Slammer & Squire and King & Bear. [... more » ]
Play Golf America events highlighted in the special include PGA Free Lesson Month in May, American Express Women’s Golf Week in June, and Take Your Daughter to the Course Week in July. [... more » ]
"The EMC² driver is longer than what is considered to be the industry's top three drivers but is exceptionally accurate even on miss-hits," said Bill Dey, Chief Operating Officer of Element 21 Golf. [... more » ]
The CG Red and CG Gold irons have combined Gelback Technology and next generation Micro-Cavity Technology to offer players of all levels increased benefits in the areas of feel, forgiveness and fit. [... more » ]
"We are so happy for Jay and his continuing success on the Tour," said Mickey Novak, Founder of C-Thru Grips. "This was an exciting down-to-the-wire finish and we are glad to have been a part of it." [... more » ]
"I've been rolling the ball so much better since I made the switch a little over a year ago. It gives me the confidence to play my best golf. I feel I can make everything from 4 or 5 feet," said Bob Green of Tedesco Country Club. [... more » ]
The Demo Lab, scheduled for Tuesday afternoon, June 5, attracts companies with golf equipment or training products. Products are displayed for attendees, mainly members of the golf media, to test and compare. [... more » ]
Make Mom feel special this Mother’s Day. The Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort is excited to offer a complete Mother’s Day Extravaganza in honor of our wonderful, beloved mothers everywhere. [... more » ]
The 5 Champions Tour Professionals announced are in addition to 11 previously released participants. These 5 players include: David Edwards, Keith Fergus, Bruce Fleisher, Scott Simpson and Bobby Wadkins. [... more » ]
"I’m very excited because I’ve never won in the states," said Loza. “I didn’t know it was to win, so it was really good to win like that. It wasn’t a really good round, but I just tried to stay as calm as I could." [... more » ]
"Team Nationwide will make it easier for the average golf fan to follow up-and-coming players on the PGA TOUR and to see the role that the Nationwide Tour is playing," said Jim Lyski, marketing officer for Nationwide. [... more » ]
"The Old Course at St. Andrews in Scotland is famous for its Road Hole, but our road holes at Maggie Valley Club never had the same charm," said Mike Fox, head golf professional at Maggie Valley Club. [... more » ]
My colleague Bruce Stasch recently penned an artful column entitled Michelle Wie's Return to the LPGA is a Non-Event. In it Bruce commented on Wie's imminent return to the LPGA Tour. His points are excellent and right on the number. Good swing, Bruce. [... more » ]
Was I the only observer struck by the similarity between Scott Verplank's fall-to-the-knees manuever after holing the short putt to win the Byron Nelson Classic the other day, and the comparable "I can't believe it" moment of Ben Crenshaw, back in '95, when he won an improbable second Masters? [... more » ]
Oklahoma Christian is again the unanimous number one team, earning all seven first-place votes. The Eagles most recently played in a Division I event, finishing ninth at the Diet Pepsi Shocker Classic. [... more » ]
Georgia remains the top team, earning 18 of the 24 first-place votes. UCLA and Lamar, ranked eighth and seventh respectively in the previous poll, both moved into the top-five on the strength of their recent performances. [... more » ]
Methodist remains number one, earning nine of the ten first-place votes. The Monarchs won the USA South Conference Championship last week after winning the Emory Invitational the week before. [... more » ]
West Florida remains the top team, earning seven of the nine first-place votes. The Argos won the Gulf South Conference Championship yesterday and have had top-five finishes in their last three events. [... more » ]