Golf News for Tuesday, August 21, 2007
"The Proforce V2 alone has delivered more than half-dozen wins this season and there’s no question it is one of the hottest graphite shafts in golf today," said Jim McIntosh, tour representative for UST. [... more » ]
"Winning at all these various tournaments with the diverse range of skills and competition dramatically proves again that our product performs at the highest level," said Peter R. Sanchez, President/COO of Fujikura. [... more » ]
"Our engineers were given the challenge to create a high MOI driver that provided solid sound and feel as well as an eye appealing shape but also hits the ball long and straight," said company president Eric Yeh. [... more » ]
"In addition to being the most popular wood and hybrid shafts, players using Aldila shafts also won three of the four Majors in 2007," said Mike Rossi, Aldila’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing. [... more » ]
"We're very excited about the Spring '08 Collection. We incorporated bright cocktail colors for Spring I and lighter pastels for Spring II," said Liza Boquiren, Director of Sales and Marketing for Trigelle. [... more » ]
"After the front nine, I just tried to stay calm and cool," said Kang. "I really wanted to not get ahead of myself. I had no idea that I had a chance at the course record until someone told me after the round." [... more » ]
Highlighting the field is the No. 1 ranked player in the Polo Golf Rankings. Peter Uihlein of Bradenton, Fla., hopes to earn his second AJGA Invitational victory after his win at the FootJoy Boys Invitational. [... more » ]
"I was putting great, and I knew the putts would just keep on dropping," said Han. "My game has gotten better over the summer. I knew if I could play well at this tournament it would all come together, and it did." [... more » ]
Nike Golf exposure on the PGA Tour will now be increased with the addition of 23-year-old Nick Flanagan, who has earned immediate entry on the PGA Tour after winning his third Nationwide Tour victory. [... more » ]
Yang, of Phoenix, Arizona, won the Randy Smith Classic presented by the Lubbock Sports Authority in a playoff. She was 12 years, 1 month and 8 days old. Yang birdied the second playoff hole to earn the victory. [... more » ]
"The loan restructure is predicated on the County's timely and successful implementation of business plan recommendations," said Bob Repine, Director of the Oregon Economic Development Department. [... more » ]
"Millie and I knew we wanted to start our own golf business and after researching TGA it was clear we had found a perfect fit," said Kevin McDermott, previously a USGTF Golf Teaching Professional. [... more » ]
Michael Vick's plea bargain deal and guilty plea to dog fighting once again illustrates how the PGA Tour's Tim Finchem has the easiest commissioner's job in all of sports. [... more » ]
I played the Holiday Valley resort coursein Ellicottville, NY, yesterday. The course was recently renovated by Paul Albanese, former partner of Ray Hearn, and is obviously to my liking. After 18 holes, 12 greens and two fringes in regulation, I walked off with 72 strokes on the par 71golf course. [... more » ]
"I have always had the utmost respect for the GCSAA and I believe its members are truly the unsung heroes of our sport," said Norman. "It is a distinct honor to be selected for the Old Tom Morris Award." [... more » ]
Darrell Armstrong announced that Josh Howard, Jason Terry, Darvin Ham, Bo Outlaw, Eric Snow, Ben Wallace and Nick Anderson are among a growing list of celebrities who are scheduled to participate, [... more » ]