Golf News for Wednesday, September 5, 2007
"We are very pleased High Bridge has selected Billy Casper Golf to continue running their wonderful golf course," said BCG Chairman and CEO Peter Hill. "High Bridge Hills is a terrific layout." [... more » ]
"I consider myself very lucky that I found TGA through the internet. The opportunity for me to stay in golf, build my own business and to work with youngsters to help grow the game is a dream come true," said Olson. [... more » ]
"Witnessing an event like this in person is what it’s all about," said Harris MacNeill, President of Champ. "Good traction is absolutely essential and that’s exactly what we’re here to provide them with." [... more » ]
"I could have never envisioned one of our shafts being featured in a Tiger Woods video game. But now it's a reality…and that's some pretty elite company to be associated with," said Jody Baucom, President of AccuFLEX Golf. [... more » ]
Nike Golf’s Marc Warren birdied the second playoff hole in the Johnnie Walker Championship at Gleneagles for just his second PGA European Tour victory and his first on his home soil in Scotland. [... more » ]
"The Kate Lord line offers a classic fit, is always in stock for easy fill-ins, looks great customized and is priced right," said Tracy Wilson, general manager, Kate Lord. "Our 2008 line is about 75% performance." [... more » ]
"Our goal is to make sure that golfer's who like to "touch and feel" before they buy will find our TV products at the more than 200 stores and websites represented by the major golf retailers," said Jeff Zombola, a GolfShopLive VP. [... more » ]
"The high quality of golf courses along with competition and camaraderie has made it an event that a lot of golfers mark on their calendars," said Phil Green, President of OB Sports , for Eagle Mountain and We-Ko-Pa. [... more » ]
"We are delighted to be hosting the collegiate tournament again," said Tom Plankers, President of Sea Trail Golf Resort & Convention Center. "Our courses are in great condition for the competition." [... more » ]
"This year's tournament will be even more exciting than previous years," said Darby Jones, FCCFW President about the Annual Frederick Women's Golf O.P.E.N. (Offering Philanthropy Education & Networking). [... more » ]
"We're proud to be the distance measurement choice of such a top flight event," said Rob O'Loughlin, President of Laser Link Golf. "These are some of the top collegiate players in the country." [... more » ]
"With just one home to every seven acres, this Lowcountry community replete with moss-draped live oaks, is as low-impact as it gets," said the expert panel of real estate journalists and industry insiders. [... more » ]
We the golf-viewing public of the USA are getting Royally screwed this weekend when the Walker Cup will be played at one of the greatest - if not THE greatest - golf courses in the world: Royal County Down, aka Newcastle. [... more » ]
Phil Mickelson's confirmation that he is opting out of this week's third playoff leg in Chicago is no great revelation. Still, it shows again why PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem needs to adopt a If You Miss A Playoff Tournament, You're Eliminated From the Playoffs rule, Chris Baldwin writes. [... more » ]
Golfweek received a Charlie Award in the Best In-Depth Reporting category for consumer magazines with circulation over 50,000. Golfweek also received a Silver Award in the Best Feature category. [... more » ]
"We’ll do over $140,000 here locally. Two courses in California will both make $100,000 or more," said "J.B." Ball who started Tee It Up for the Troops. "It is a simple way for all of us to say ‘Thank you’ to those who serve." [... more » ]