Golf News for Monday, July 14, 2008
"Softspikes and PrideSports’ products are the favored choice among PGA Tour players, with the finish usually reflecting a leaderboard that is made up of players wearing our products," said Joe Zeller, President, PrideSports. [... more » ]
"We are excited by the opportunity to introduce our classic luxury brand to this vibrant community in the Naples area," said Paulette Garafalo, Chief Executive Officer of Bobby Jones, a division of Hickey Freeman. [... more » ]
Since retiring after the 1998, Super Bowl-winning season, Elway has managed to spend more time on his golf game while pursuing myriad post playing career interest. He has made a name for himself at golf events. [... more » ]
"Situated as it is, it is natural for the University of St. Andrews to confer honors on eminent golfers from time to time," said professor Alan Cairns, who introduced Powell before she was awarded the honorary degree. [... more » ]
"I was really attracted to Rocky River because of the addition of the Embassy Suites Resort. We now have the opportunity to draw people from all over the country, in addition to our own backyard," said Hamrick. [... more » ]
"This was the first AJGA event I played in four years ago, so to end my career at the event I began it at feels great," said Tracy. "I was hitting the ball really well all day and just kept it together really well." [... more » ]
"I just tried to execute the game plan I had made for the course coming into the tournament," said Wyatt. "I focused on beating the course and didn’t worry about what my playing competitors were doing." [... more » ]
"I made some putts for birdies and then my chip-in birdie on No. 17 is really what made it for me," said Grimes, of Palo Alto, CA. "I didn't make many mistakes." Castlewood Country Club is Grimes home course. [... more » ]
"It means a lot and boosts my confidence," Rusk said of his first American Junior Golf Association win. "I proved to myself that I can win and compete with all these great players. This was a strong tournament field." [... more » ]
The Hanmi Bank Junior Open was a 54-hole stroke-play event held at Robinson Ranch Golf Club’s Valley Course. The tournament field consisted of 75 boys and 24 girls, ages 12-18, from seven states and New Zealand. [... more » ]
"It’s our aim to get Chip and Spin into the hands of as many people as possible and the agreement with the airlines will help us to do that," said David Grahame, project manager for Chip and Spin. [... more » ]
"At New Kuta, there are holes that run right along the sea. The par-4 14th and par-3 15th play right down to the water and travel along ocean's edge. They are very memorable," said David Dale, a partner in Golfplan. [... more » ]
It is with much sadness that I report the news that blogger Cheap Bastard has apparently perished, after the boat he was traveling on to Zimbabwe was attacked by pirates. [... more » ]
Whenever I hear from friends who have been to Myrtle Beach on a golf trip, they seldom say they played at Long Bay. I don’t know why - it presents your game with all the examination it could want. [... more » ]
"I am proud to support Habitat for Humanity; there is nothing more rewarding than being a part of giving families in need a home," said Jason Thurston, President of iePlexus, who captained the iePlexus golf team. [... more » ]
"We are very pleased to welcome these organizations to the CompTIA Creating Futures Golf Classic," said John Venator, president and chief executive officer, CompTIA. "Their support will enable us to expand the reach." [... more » ]