Golf News for Monday, July 28, 2008
Designed by Donald Knott, a longtime chief architect for Robert Trent Jones Jr., the White Clouds Golf Course is an “Alpine links” design which rises up 300 feet from Sun Valley’s mile-high-plus base. [... more » ]
"There was no real drainage capability built in, no sort of soil profile created to assist with that drainage and promote sound root growth," architect Matt Lohmann said. "Eventually, these greens just give out and need replacing. For Jefferson City CC, now's the time." [... more » ]
"I haven't been there (Trump International Golf Club) and played in that tournament (ADT Championship)," said Alfredsson, who was leading the second half ADT Points List. "I always love to play new tournaments." [... more » ]
Lying two shots off the lead after day one with a 74, 14-year-old Jian showed great maturity in round two to shoot a one-over-par 73, the lowest round of the day, and finish on 147, five ahead of his nearest challenger. [... more » ]
"My family and I are tremendously excited about having four of the finest young golfers in the world showcasing our two golf properties in New Zealand," said Julian Robertson, the owner of both Kauri Cliffs and Cape Kidnappers. [... more » ]
The lead rotated between each player in the leader group, but Mcleod, of Pebble Beach, California, teed off on No. 18 at The Rawl Course up by one stroke and made par to take the tournament crown. [... more » ]
"This experience was awesome," said McCarthy, a 15 year old from Burtonsville, Maryland. "I stayed with friends of my family and they made it fun. So, I was relaxed and calm each day and able to play my game." [... more » ]
Kyle Kopsick of Lake Bluff, Illinois, fired a final-round 4-under-par 68 to come back from sixth place and take top honors in the Boys Division of the Old Second Bank Junior Championship at Aurora, Illinois. [... more » ]
Morris, 16 years old from Waterbury, Conn., who helped lead his high school team to their first state-tournament in five years, posted 9 birdies in two rounds of play. He credited his tee-to-green play as the key to his success. [... more » ]
"We hold this tournament annually to celebrate our partnerships with golf industry professionals – from our customers to industry leaders to Tour players," said Gregg Breningmeyer, director of sales and marketing for John Deere Golf. [... more » ]
Guests will truly feel like they are on an island vacation as the Bay Course will be transformed to reflect the sites and sounds of the tropics, including Tiki Huts, and authentic island music such as Jimmy Buffett. [... more » ]
Andrew Giuliani is suing Duke because he was cut from the golf team. At first glance, this would seem cause to rip on him for being a baby who's been protected by his father all his life. If you look at some of the details from the lawsuit, however, it sure looks like Duke has another wacky, blowhard coach on its hands. [... more » ]
The TPC Network of Clubs and the Heritage Golf Group have teamed up to expand privileges for private club members nationwide. Their "TPC Passport" is a "premium concierge program designed to deliver a memorable golf experience to qualified members of private clubs within the TPC Network and the Heritage Collection." [... more » ]
The greatest players and biggest names in sports and entertainment will tee off at the 2008 Audi Quattro Cup Celebrity Golf Classic, presented by Audi at Redstone Golf Club in Humble, TX on Friday, August 1, 2008 at 8:00 am. [... more » ]
Stars Padraig Harrington, Anthony Kim, Retief Goosen, Davis Love III, Tom Lehman, Johnson Wagner, and Mike Weir are all participating. 100% of all proceeds go to charity including The Wounded Warrior Project. [... more » ]