Golf News for Tuesday, June 3, 2008
"We are impressed with these champions and their victories because they prove the value of Fujikura’s great commitment and teamwork to developing innovative, performance shafts," said John Hovis, Fujikura PGA Tour representative. [... more » ]
Kenny Perry became the second three-time winner of the prestigious Memorial Tournament. Rookie Scott Strange captured his first PGA European Tour title, Seon Hwa Lee won on the LPGA Tour, and Jay Haas on the Champions Tour. [... more » ]
Winners of The Memorial on the PGA Tour, The LPGA’s Ginn Tribute, The Wales Open on the European Tour and the Aurora Health Care Championship on the Duramed Futures Tour all chose Champ spikes for their traction needs. [... more » ]
"Choosing the right grip for your game is critical to maximizing performance on the course and we are pleased that top tour professionals make Golf Pride grips their number one choice," said Jeff Fiorini, GM for Eaton’s Golf Grip Division. [... more » ]
Webb, who has already recorded three top 10s in only eight starts on tour this year, uses the Srixon Z-URS golf ball and the new Z-RW driver. She is currently No. 8 on the Money List going into next week’s major. [... more » ]
Last weekend, Duramed Futures Tour player Mindy Kim recorded her second victory of the year with her Yes! Valerie putter. On the LPGA Tour, Yes! Victoria II was runner-up at the Ginn Tribute hosted by Annika. [... more » ]
"You should realize how detrimental your old putter is to your putting performance and I hope you are ready to at least think about how a new and better putter would do your game a lot of good," writes Engdahl, the "PutterGeek." [... more » ]
"As we celebrate our fifth anniversary this year, we’re thrilled with the success of the mk collection," said Murschell, the company’s founder and principal designer. "Our continued expansion validates Keri Golf." [... more » ]
"We have to look at the future with a plan. In the near term," said Joe Steranka, CEO of PGA of America, referring to possible player retention and growth. "We have to focus on the occasional player and get him or her to play more." [... more » ]
"I played Monifieth with Paul when he was just starting out in golf and it will be good to go back there," said Broadhurst, who lost an arm a few years ago and has played in the World One-Arm Disabled Championships in the past. [... more » ]
This victory earned for the Scotts a trip to St. Andrews Scotland to represent the USA and the ING in the fifth Interntional Pairs World Finals Sept. 20-22. Nearly all expenses are covered for the two in the sponsorship arrangement. [... more » ]
"The Florida Amateur is a prestigious event which always draws an outstanding field, and we’re proud to serve as a qualifying site this year," said Mike Durst, Head Professional at SouthWood Golf Club in Tassahassee. [... more » ]
"We are excited to be partnering with Golf Channel and State Farm Insurance to highlight the 22nd edition of the PGA Minority Collegiate Golf Championship," said PGA of America President Brian Whitcomb. [... more » ]
Ten days till the first round of the Open begins and Tiger isn’t even up to 18 holes yet? It’s surely going to place some doubt around an Open that would have been looked at as a no-brainer Woods romp (more than rightly so) if he had played since the Masters. [... more » ]
The Coeur D'Alene Resort may be better known, but Circling Raven is the marquee golf venue from opening tee to final green. In tandem, they make the northern reaches of the Idaho Panhandle a compelling golf destination. [... more » ]
Free lessons will be given by GolfTEC’s Certified Personal Coaches from 12pm – 5pm at all four Minneapolis GolfTEC locations on Sunday, June 15th. 100% of donations collected will be given to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. [... more » ]