Golf News for Thursday, June 28, 2007
"The PGA Fall Expo is an ideal and timely opportunity to demonstrate ball flight, the feel of our equipment and the latest Callaway technology," said Joe Urzetta, Callaway Golf Vice President, U.S. Sales. [... more » ]
"The PGA of America is extremely excited to bring the Senior PGA Championship to Oak Hill and to the wonderful golf-savvy fans of Greater Rochester," said PGA of America President Brian Whitcomb. [... more » ]
With a sense of now or never, Shin, playing in his last AJGA tournament, walked away with his first AJGA victory. After staying atop the leaderboard all three days, Shin says it feels awesome to win. [... more » ]
"I knew if I could stick in there in the end and if I could just find how to make some pars I could stay in it," said Kropp, a hometown favorite in Edmond, OK. "I just had to tell myself to keep making pars." [... more » ]
"I knew I had to attack the flagsticks and make my putts," said Spinella, who carded a competitive course record, 5-under-par 67, for a 4-under-par 212 tournament total. “There are plenty of birdies out there." [... more » ]
Ross Honey, founder and managing director of International Pairs, said, "We were determined to make this year’s world final the most memorable yet and what could be better than to have it at the Home of Golf." [... more » ]
"The whole back-nine today was a turn-around for me," said Paul Mitzel. "I played aggressive through the whole tournament and just kept scrambling around. Things just really started working today." [... more » ]
"The PGA Cup is a one-of-a-kind event for a PGA Professional, and we are fortunate to be playing this event at a tremendous site," said PGA of America Honorary President Roger Warren, who will captain the U.S. Team. [... more » ]
"Christian's presence will be instrumental as Bobby Jones evolves to meet the needs of the next generation of luxury sportswear and golf customers," said Paulette Garafalo, COO of Hickey Freeman and Bobby Jones. [... more » ]
"This rapid readership gain confirms that is meeting its goal of being the top resource for original news content dedicated exclusively to the world of putting," said Sean Weir, site founder and editor. [... more » ]
From golf balls to drivers, irons, wedges and putters, more players made Titleist their top choice in equipment at the 2007 Professional National Championship than any other. Titleist across every major equipment category. [... more » ]
After taking my first lap around Pine Needles, I've decided I would rather play here versus Oakmont. Now, I didn't say Pine Needles is "harder" - and I will brag that I've played Oakmont - not Pine Needles. But there are many appealing qualities that make me like it over Oakmont. [... more » ]
Pine Needles deserves full marks, not just in terms of better scenery, but also playability. When it's not hosting the U.S. Women's Open for the third time, it's a great course for all levels - even clowns like myself. [... more » ]
"The bottom-line, all these short course facilities are helping to grow the game of golf in their own unique ways," said Steve di Costanzo, the founder and president of Golf Range Magazine, about the rated courses. [... more » ]
"We are thrilled to receive the prestigious Greens of Distinction Award for the 2nd year in a row," said Bob Schmeck, General Manager, Seaview Resort & Spa. Corporate & Incentive Travel Magazine made the award. [... more » ]