Golf News for Wednesday, May 2, 2007
"The Internet is clearly the driving force for consumers researching destination information," said Bill Golden, a Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday vice president. "However we still feel that there is a need for a printed magazine." [... more » ]
"There's no question in my mind that the stars lined up and I got a little help from upstairs," said Scott Verplank, winner by a stroke at the recent tournament. "I think Byron had a hand in this week." [... more » ]
Scott Verplank, winner of the EDS Byron Nelson Championship, wore the innovative ReelFit golf shoes in all 4 rounds of the tournament. The win represents FootJoy's 11th PGA Tour victory of 2007. [... more » ]
"To have so many players wearing our spikes and so many manufacturers using our Q-LOK receptacle combined with a tour victory is very satisfying," said Harris MacNeill, President, Champ Spikes. [... more » ]
"One of our top sales representatives in Colorado, Linda Jacobsen, suggested that we add this color to the line," said Jeff Herold, President, West Coast Trends, Inc., makers of the Club Glove. "I followed her advice." [... more » ]
"The Nationwide Tour ranks among the most talent-laden circuits in the world, and we are proud that so many of its players choose Graphite Design shafts," said Victor Afable, VP of Sales and Marketing for Graphite Design. [... more » ]
"It can’t be a coincidence that every time a player switches to the Heavy Putter, we chalk up a victory,” said Stephen Boccieri, President and CEO of Boccieri Golf, the maker of the Heavy Putter. [... more » ]
Titleist golf ball loyalist Scott Verplank used the New Pro V1 to earn the biggest victory of his career. Verplank secured a one-shot win at the EDS Byron Nelson Championship over Pro V1x player Luke Donald. [... more » ]
"We are excited for the opportunity to partner with Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday and become the official ball of golf's most popular travel destination," said Dan Murphy, senior director of marketing - Bridgestone Golf, Inc. [... more » ]
"Grand Oaks Golf Club is one of the finest courses in the golf-rich state of Texas, and we are proud to count it as one of our trusted partners," said Lawrence D. Bain, President and CEO of ProLink Solutions. [... more » ]
"Everyone really loves this event – no matter what bands are playing. We’ve created a great atmosphere out here," said ill Brown, First Tee of Augusta Executive Director, about the Drive For Show, Rock Fore! Dough concert. [... more » ]
"After meeting with Charlie several times, the first word that comes to mind is fun," said Bill Golden of Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday. "Charlie will do a great job projecting what the Myrtle Beach golf experience is all about." [... more » ]
"We have been testing the GreenFix Ball Mark Elimination System for some time, and the ball marks on our greens have dramatically improved," said Rick Rounsaville, Director of Golf, Bulle Rock. [... more » ]
Look, it's easy to get excited at the prospect of all the young female talent out there, but this tour has as much of a shot as staying afloat as Michelle Wie has at playing in a Masters someday. Who knows, maybe she'll free-fall even further and be a headliner on the Pro Women's Victory Tour in 2009. That might keep it on life support a few extra tournaments. [... more » ]
Here's what other golf bloggers are writing about these days. [... more » ]