Golf News for Monday, June 11, 2007
Palm Springs, Calif., is a desert golf oasis with unparalleled plays such as Pete Dye's famous and infamous PGA West TPC Stadium Course. But how can you find a golf package and tee times to fit your interests and budget? Get in touch with Palm Springs Golf Central. [... more » ]
"We are extremely excited about our newest partner and proud to be associated with such a fine organization as the Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group," said Gene Langenecker, President of The Luggage Club. [... more » ]
"I believe the Fix-Master is an important development for golf courses. It is simple: Fewer golfers will repair more marks, leaving the greens in perfect putting condition," said Hugh Penton, President of Starting Time. [... more » ]
"Two LPGA Professionals used a Zero Friction Hardwood and one LPGA Professional used a Zero Friction Biodegradable to assist their driving accuracy off the tee," said Bob White, Excel Golf Products Director of Sales. [... more » ]
"At every major, the players look forward to see what we've come up with and our new staff professionals are always impressed," said Craig Barez, creative director for TaylorMade-adidas Golf. [... more » ]
Groupings and starting times for the first two rounds of the U.S. Open Thursday (June 14) and Friday (June 15) at the par 35-35—70, 7,230-yard, Oakmont Country Club in Oakmont, Pa. (A=amateur). All Times EDT. [... more » ]
"It feels really good to play my first event and win," A.J. Newell said. "Now when I go to more tournaments, I know I can win them." Newell finished at 8-over-par 224 to capture the Girls Division. [... more » ]
"On the front nine, I thought I could go low because I had two birdies on the first two holes," Austin Ernst said. "I didn’t really think about winning it until the 18th tee when I had a four-shot lead." [... more » ]
"The GolfTEC method relies on facts recorded by patented, sophisticated equipment that is analyzed by certified personal coaches," said Jason Nelson Director of Instruction for GolfTEC Knoxville. [... more » ]
Located on the island of O'ahu, Ali'i Turf has a farm located in the Mililani Ag Park. Ali'i Turf is owned and operated by Mr. See Ba Thee who has opted to become a licensed grower of SeaDwarf for several reasons. [... more » ]
"This partnership provides PJP and LSI with significant new opportunities for growth and various branding opportunities," said Ed Kiernan, PJP’s executive vice president and chief marketing officer. [... more » ]
"Not only does SGF introduce more kids to the game, but the SGF’s certification program enhances the effectiveness of golf coaches." said Paul Zagnoni, president of the San Diego Golf Academy. [... more » ]
Playing on a course that was the site for filming of John Wayne's "True Grit" in 1969, DeFrancesco began the 34th PGA Professional National Championship with a 7-under-par, course-record 65. [... more » ]
"We are very pleased to promote Nathan to this new position," said Darrin Helfrick, Golf General Manager, Doral Golf Resort & Spa. "Nathan has been an integral member of our golf team for the past few years." [... more » ]
All golfers, of all ages, regardless of their strengths and weaknesses, can find room for improvement, and The Best Of is designed to provide exactly what each individual player needs to get better. [... more » ]
Watching the final round of the French Open today, in which Spaniard Rafael Nadal pretty much dominated World No. 1 Roger Federer, I kept wondering one thing: Where's Tiger Woods? [... more » ]
Some time ago, I wrote a column supporting the choices that Michelle Wie had been making, to play against the men and so forth, but I think the last week has shown, she just doesn't have the heart of a champion. [... more » ]
Jeff Rude and Adam Schupak of Golfweek, and Gary Van Sickle of Sports Illustrated were all multiple winners in the competition. Rude won the Competitions Writing Category and received an Outstanding Achievers award. [... more » ]