Golf News for Thursday, November 20, 2008
"The Resort Club at Grande Dunes exemplifies the quality of golf in the Myrtle Beach area," said George Hilliard, Executive Director of the Myrtle Beach Area Golf Course Owners Association. "We congratulate the Resort Club at Grande Dunes for the honor they have received." [... more » ]
Casey and Rachel Lubahn (Oxford, Ohio) were eliminated from the GOLF CHANNEL's Big Break X: Michigan series by Amber Prange (Noblesville, Ind.) and Robby Shaw (Louisville, Ky.) in Tuesday night’s episode. [... more » ]
Joe Riley will assume the position of senior director of news. Bill Hentschel is joining the network as senior director of studio production. Courtney Holt is new director of booking and player relations. [... more » ]
"I'm going because, A) I can't believe I'm a part of it, and B) I want to give people watching on TV an idea of what it's like to play a round of everyday golf, like you'd play with your buddies," said Mediate. [... more » ]
Nike Golf is bringing hybrids and irons together and modifying four key areas of club head design to optimize performance. In the hybrids of the Slingshot HL Mixed Set, areas of modification include the slingback design. [... more » ]
"Supporting and promoting a professional clubfitting organization builds golfer awareness for the overall benefits of playing with custom-fit clubs," said Chris Hilleary, president of Aerotech Golf. [... more » ]
"This is a fitting climax to a spectacular year for Sundog," said John Whitney, Sundog Eyewear VP of Product Development and Production. "The ADT Championship is the grande finale of the LPGA Tour year." [... more » ]
"From a historic standpoint, we had a great responsibility to Texas golf," said John Colligan, of Colligan Golf Design. "We felt strongly about getting the golf course back as close as possible to its original configuration." [... more » ]
"We cannot be more pleased to begin the year with such an explosive lineup of dynamic stars," said Marketing Director Susan K. Harris. "Everyone is familiar with these groups." [... more » ]
On Dec. 1, the Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada presents the 21st Annual Golf Classic, a fundraising golf tournament to help alleviate the isolation, uncertainty, and loneliness felt by families facing childhood cancer through support, education, and services. [... more » ]
"We are pleased to recognize the team at The Rookery as our 'Property of the Year,'" said Claye Atcheson, Vice President of Marriott Golf. "The entire golf operation has performed at an exemplary level." [... more » ]
Garcia was determined not to succumb on his own doorstep at the Castello Masters and, having regained the lead at the seventh, unleashed a brilliant second shot from a difficult lie, shaping it around trees. [... more » ]
"We are proud of our company's commitment to community service, and we look forward to continuing our support of the American Cancer Society," said Roger Farwell, President & CEO of Tempus Resorts International. [... more » ]
"Nothing is more gratifying for us than yet another record year of charitable contributions," said Seth Waugh, CEO of Deutsche Bank Americas. "We are proud to support these organizations." [... more » ]
Paul Azinger, captain of this year’s Ryder Cup-winning U.S. team, has said he would “sure think about” taking the job again for the 2010 matches if it were offered to him … [... more » ]
If you'd like for us to email you a special Indoor Version of an excellent GMS Putting Drill that you could spend hours on this Winter - e-mail us at and put World Golf in the subject line. [... more » ]