Golf News for Thursday, April 10, 2008
Five years ago, Martha Burk led a protest of Augusta National over its all-male policies. Talking to Burk in 2008, it's clear she is still keeping her protest alive. [... more » ]
If I were a betting man, I’d be all over K.J. Choi at 35-1 odds to win the Masters. Here’s why ... [... more » ]
"As a part of our ongoing commitment to excellence, the RX Carbon and Response Carbon are the first Alpha drivers to feature Carbon Crown Technology for better energy transfer," said Dr. Jim Yeh, President and Founder of Alpha Golf. [... more » ]
"With the stream valley lake, the rolling topography and, of course, the acres of mature trees, Beechtree is a dream setting for a PGA-quality golf course," said Aref Hinedi, a VP with Ryko Development, the developer of Beechtree. [... more » ]
"We are excited about this affiliation. P&M Global brings us 50+ years of golf experience on both the OEM and retail sides of golf," said John Iacono, the Founder and President of Excel Golf Products. [... more » ]
"We’ve spent the past three years really honing in on the short game experience," said Eidolon President Terry Koehler. "We heard from hundreds of golfers with real questions about wedges and scoring." [... more » ]
"We are very excited to have Tim on board and look forward to working closely with him to expand awareness among the nearly 30 million recreational golfers," said Rich Jorgensen, CMO of Human Touch. [... more » ]
"Ashworth is a company that is highly respected among PGA Professionals and throughout the industry for its excellence in both product and level of service," said PGA of America President Brian Whitcomb. [... more » ]
"I.K. is another extremely strong addition to our LPGA team," said John Solheim, Chairman & CEO. "She’s blessed with a great talent and plays with joy and determination. Her youthful approach to the game is very refreshing to see." [... more » ]
The tournament raises funds for various scholarship funds. In addition, DGE also announces its newly acquired Three Year corporate partnership with COSIDA (College Sports Information Directors of America). [... more » ]
"We are thrilled and honored to receive recognition from Golfweek," said Phil Green, President of OB Sports, management firm for Indian Wells Golf Resort. "We knew we had something special right away. " [... more » ]
Joe McKeown and his brothers Bill and Charlie established this event after the death of their father, William, from Alzheimer's. The McKeown Foundation has raised over $1.6 million for Alzheimer's care, education and research. [... more » ]
"This annual event has become a tradition – bringing together EWGA members and other supporters of girls golf throughout the country," said Sandra L. Cross, the president of the EWGA Foundation. [... more » ]