Golf News for Thursday, June 21, 2007
Cabrera's win was one of five as Titleist swept through worldwide tours. In fact, the Pro V1 or Pro V1x has been played to win 986 events across the worldwide professional tours since its tour introduction in October of 2000. [... more » ]
"From our highly acclaimed Crossline grip to our new Dual Density Torsion Control Tour Series, Lamkin grips continue to lead the industry in advanced material engineering," said Bob Lamkin, president and CEO of Lamkin Corporation. [... more » ]
"Professional golfers have discovered the great benefits hybrids deliver, and those pairing the clubs with Graphite Design shafts have enjoyed remarkable success," said Akio Karashima, CEO of Graphite Design. [... more » ]
"Our success on the Nationwide Tour is a combination of having a high-performance product and tremendous word of mouth between the players," said Max Puglielli, director of Adams Golf tour operations. [... more » ]
"To win the first two majors of the season is truly an honor and to capture back-to-back U.S. Open titles while doing it is equally a big thrill for us," said Mike Rossi, Aldila’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing. [... more » ]
"GolfBC Free Lesson Month was another great success in our company's goal to grow the great game of golf," said Andy Hedley, Vice President of Operations, GolfBC British Columbia. "We are pleased." [... more » ]
Cabrera joins 1967 British Open Champion Roberto De Vicenzo as the only Argentines to win a major Championship. He will join fellow first-time entrant Masters Champion Zach Johnson in the elite foursome. [... more » ]
he Makalei Amateur Championship is a 36-hole individual stroke-play format with four flights, including a Championship flight. The low gross score in the Championship flight determines the overall tournament champion. [... more » ]
"Our staff players continue to perform at the highest level," said Ralph Dunning, the company’s founder and principal designer. "It’s great to see Spencer build on his recent success and record another win." [... more » ]
"This is a confirmation from the GUW that Ashburnham is rapidly again becoming one of the few top courses in Wales worthy of holding this level of championship," said V. Michael Jones, chairman of Ashburnham Golf Company Ltd. [... more » ]
"The ProLink system has proved immensely popular with golfers on our Palmer Course, so adding it to the Resort Course’s amenities was an easy decision," said Steve Shields, Director of Golf at the Westin La Cantera Resort. [... more » ]
Ron Leporati, Jr. has been appointed head golf professional for Bedford Springs Old Course at Bedford Springs Resort, the historic property dating to 1796 that once served as the Summer White House. [... more » ]
"I have enjoyed my time at Hurdzan/Fry and it is difficult to leave central Ohio which has become my second home," said Whelchel, "but I want to slow down a little bit and be back in my home state of Arkansas." [... more » ]
Time has not been kind to some of those who headed last year's Buick leaderboard, as it then was. Winner J J Henry has managed just one top 10 and two top 20s this season. Hunter Mahan is only now showing signs of life after a lone top 10 against 8 missed cuts, and Nathan Green has fared only marginally better. [... more » ]
PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem has finally come out and said - with the authority of a wet dishrag - that perhaps the PGA Tour needs to test its golfers for performance-enhancing drugs. Maybe. But he wants the other pro golf organizations to hold his hand as he dips his toe in the fray. [... more » ]