Golf News for Friday, August 31, 2007
"I am very proud of the way we have been able to create a real championship golf course at Black Bear," said Roy Bechtol, who designed the golf course. "I really think the course offers something for everyone." [... more » ]
"This is an opportunity for us to increase awareness on the West Coast, develop relationships and keep in touch with those who already have an interest in C-Thru Grips," said Kim Rippere, President of C-Thru Grips. [... more » ]
Mitchell Golf makes Patriot Golf Day a month long promotion by asking customers placing orders to contribute $1 to this charity. Mitchell Golf will also donate $1 for every order received in September that donates. [... more » ]
"We believe, he who has the largest database wins and step one for us is building a database of those who are most predisposed to purchase," said Andrew Wood, President and Founder, Legendary Marketing. [... more » ]
"We are thrilled Billy Casper is coming to Lincoln Hills," said course GM Mark Brouwer. "Billy's wit, anecdotes from his playing days with his fellow legends, and golf ambassadorship will be a great treat." [... more » ]
"We are as fired up for the home opener as anyone and we want every last one of the hundreds of golfers on the course to don their Razorback finest," said Stonebridge Meadows Head Golf Professional Cory Willett. [... more » ]
"The growth and continued excellence of the EWGA Championship demonstrates our ongoing commitment to providing women with more opportunities," said Pam Swensen, CEO of the EWGA. [... more » ]
Steve Stricker's win was the 20th for Titleist players on the 2007 PGA Tour, more than all other golf balls combined. Ross Fisher captured The KLM Open by one stroke over Joost Luiten, who plays Titleist balls, too. [... more » ]
"The experience of developing The Solheim Cup exhibit - both in the museum and on the Web site - has been very interesting," said Jack Peter, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Hall of Fame. [... more » ]
"To play and putt as well as I did felt great. It really has given me a huge lift for the rest of the season. Hopefully, it won't be long before I win again, and it’d be great to do it at Woburn," said Longmuir. [... more » ]
The full squad is Jonathan Bell (Royal Blackheath), Tom Berry (Wentworth), Adam Best (Cleveland), Adam Carson (Long Ashton), Richard Prophet (Shifnal) and Max Smith (Newbury Racecourse). [... more » ]
"By including a SoloRider golf car as part of our fleet, it has enabled us to provide the best available single-rider golf car out there," said Emily Kovarik, program director of the city's adapted recreation division. [... more » ]
These are only a few suggestions. As the "playoffs" continue, I'm sure my computer-like brain will come up with more. Your suggestions are welcome, even if they're stupid. [... more » ]
If you think Rory Sabbatini is a blight on the world of golf, then you have a problem with competition and emotion. Because let's face it, one of the biggest problems with golf is the boredom factor. Look at The Barclays - Little League Baseball outdrew it as far as TV ratings. [... more » ]
Alex Carpenter of Little Rock, Arkansas, and Rachael Dansby of Lubbock, Texas, were named 2007 NHSGCA Players of the Year for boys and girls high school golf. This is the third year of the awards program. [... more » ]