Golf News for Wednesday, May 7, 2008
"I was not going to lose this week," said Creamer, 21, who fired rounds of 70-71-69-72. "Unfortunately, it had to go into a playoff, but I can tell you I was 120 percent prepared going into that from last week." [... more » ]
"The tour continues to be a key component to our success," said Francis Ricci, president and CEO, Yes! Golf. "Our tour reps are doing an exceptional job getting our putters in the hands of new players each week." [... more » ]
"Three wins in six weeks on the Tour is the ultimate justification of our newly developed technology and the VooDoo is the first shaft to feature it," said Stewart Bahl, Aldila’s Marketing Manager. [... more » ]
Lawrie fired four birdies in his last six holes to force a playoff at the European Tour’s Open de España. He secured the victory on the second playoff hole with a par. The win moved him from 88th to 12th on the Order of Merit. [... more » ]
"This is truly one of the game's treasured courses, and this caddie program will enhance the overall golfing experience, while making history come to life," said Darrin Helfrick, General Manager of Golf at the Miami golf resort. [... more » ]
"We congratulate the champion on his second Champions Tour victory of the season and his new fifth-place position in the Charles Schwab Cup," said Dick Weiss, managing partner of Strategic Shaft Technologies. [... more » ]
"I’m not sure which is more enjoyable; working with Paula on her Collection or watching her win wearing her sunglasses," said John Whitney, Sundog Eyewear Vice President of Product Development. "Paula is such a treat." [... more » ]
"We’re honored to be a part of this wonderful championship," said Germaine Bolds-Leftridge, 18th Couture president. "This gives us an opportunity to let these fantastic young women familiarize themselves with our designs." [... more » ]
"Taking into consideration the successful experience of our participation as an Official Partner to the 2007 Russian Open Golf Championship, we are proud to become the Title Sponsor," said E. N. Baturina, President of Inteco. [... more » ]
When asked in April about the former University of Oklahoma All-American, Matrix Shafts Tour Director Joe Miera said, "After watching him the last few weeks, I know he will have a big win by summer, just wait and see." [... more » ]
"My goal for this workshop is to make Visual Merchandising as easy as swinging a golf club," said Andrea Rowan, Director of Visual Merchandising. "Fashion is as foreign to [these golf professionals] as golf is to me." [... more » ]
The Ultimate Golf Experience includes your choice of ultra-luxurious accommodations for one night, golf for two with a fore caddie on the course of your choice, breakfast for two at the Coliseum Pool and Grill and much more. [... more » ]
Craig Perks remains the only player to make The Players Championship his inaugural win - doesn't look like there will be a follow-up. The last ripple the affable Aussie made on the PGA Tour was July of '05 when he tied for 13th at the Western Open. [... more » ]
Bandon Crossings is never going to challenge Pebble for best public course in America like Pacific Dunes, but it offers a bizarro-Bandon golf experience, where suddenly golf makes sense again, as you can play the parkland shots you’re more accustomed to. [... more » ]
AimPoint Technologies' proprietary putt prediction software is used live by the Golf Channel in many of its PGA and LPGA broadcasts to show the viewer the optimum path a player's putt must follow for the ball to go into the hole. [... more » ]
"It is very gratifying to be recognized as the county's top golf facility by the readers of The Brunswick Beacon," said Tom Plankers, the president of golf at Sea Trail Golf Resort & Convention Center. [... more » ]