Golf News for Tuesday, July 1, 2008
With the worldwide sweep, the Titleist golf ball victory count advanced to 86, nearly four times the nearest competitor and more than all other golf balls combined. Inbee Park and Kenny Perry led the way. [... more » ]
"From the driver to fairway woods to hybrids, world-class players max out their distance and accuracy with our shafts," said Tim Gillis, Vice President in charge of Sales and Marketing for Graphite Design. [... more » ]
"It is no surprise that week-in and week-out on the PGA Tour players using the Epoch consistently finish high on the leaderboard," said Evolve Golf Founder and CEO, BJ Maloy. "Our tees provide an advantage." [... more » ]
"In fact, more players used the New Decade MultiCompound grip model than all other competitor grip brands combined, which is a testament to the value," said Jeff Fiorini, general manager for Eaton’s Golf Grip Division. [... more » ]
Yes! Golf was in the winner’s circle four times in June, including last weekend at the Horseshoe Casino Classic in Hammond, Ind. Vicky Hurst recorded her second victory with the Yes! Sandy putter firing a final round 67. [... more » ]
Johnathan Schnitzer carded a tournament-total 2-under-par 214 to come from three-shots back and claim victory at the Elbit Systems of America Junior Golf Classic. Julie Yang won the Girls Division title by three strokes. [... more » ]
Korey Ward battled the gusty wind and on and off rain to shoot a 3-under-par 67 and medal in the Boys Division of the National Qualifier at Nemacolin. In the Girls Division, Chelsea Pezzola medalled with a 6-over-par 76. [... more » ]
n May of 2009, members of the International Network of Golf will get a first-hand, up close and personal look at an unprecedented $500 million restoration and renovation at French Lick Resort Casino in Indiana. [... more » ]
"The upscale venue, earlier timing, new marketing platforms, networking events and quality education seminars have all combined to offer one powerful setting," said PGA Shows Group Vice President Ed Several. [... more » ]
"Over the past three years, Doug has made significant contributions to the company, helping us continue to grow our portfolio," said Steve Skinner, CEO of KemperSports. "We are pleased to welcome him into the officer ranks." [... more » ]
"We're excited to offer this unique opportunity for one golfer to visit Myrtle Beach and appear on an episode of Road Trip: Myrtle Beach to be filmed this fall," said Bill Golden, president of Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday. [... more » ]
"The White Clouds Course offers breathtaking, panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and valley below, and all the golf any player could ask for," said Wallace Huffman, General Manager at Sun Valley Resort. [... more » ]
"We’ve hosted national acts and packed the Island Showroom in the past, but introducing the beautiful golf course promises to make 2008 a season to remember," said Tom McChesney, general manager of the Island Resort. [... more » ]
The idea is to re-build "The Grandaddy" to its 1927 specifications. The project is being overseen by Craig Schreiner, who also did the Members Club at Grand Dunes with Nick Price. Schreiner has renovated or restored 28 courses in 11 states. [... more » ]
"We enjoyed building and presenting the bikes to the kids who have earned this gift through their dedication and determination," said Mike Parkhurst, vice president of global sales at E-Z-Go. "We're delighted." [... more » ]