Golf News for Wednesday, August 13, 2008
“Pawleys Plantation continues to get better and better every year,” said David Eure, golf course superintendent at Pawleys Plantation. “The course has a naturally beautiful setting with spectacular views." [... more » ]
Titleist was the most played golf ball at The PGA Championship with 93 players, compared to 24 for the nearest competitor. Harrington's victory is the 20th for Titleist golf ball players on the 2008 PGA Tour. [... more » ]
"We’ve said from the beginning that these new shafts offer a tangible difference in performance that has not been seen in steel shaft design for more than a decade," said Kim Braly, director of product development. [... more » ]
“This U.S. amateur win continues to validate that these accomplished players trust the performance of our shafts in the most demanding competitions," said David Schnider, Fujikura's President and COO. [... more » ]
“We were pleased to see the trend continue at the PGA Championship this week, with 81 percent of the field and 90 percent of the top 30 finishers trusting our grips,” said Jeff Fiorini, GM for Eaton’s Golf Grip Division. [... more » ]
“With their ‘D’ repp-shield crest, these timeless garments are designed to be the centerpiece of a man’s casual wardrobe for years to come," said Ralph Dunning, the company founder and principal designer. [... more » ]
"This logo is a consistent branding element. It serves as an ideal representation of those characteristics unique to ECCO in the global footwear marketplace," said Michael Waack, Head of Global Golf for Ecco. [... more » ]
Paul Azinger and Nick Faldo were in Michigan on Monday for the Ryder Cup News Conference and on Tuesday were playing poker and golf on Mississippi's "Golf Coast." [... more » ]
“Imagine hundreds of golfers, playing in over 60 bays, competing with each other, taking golf competition to an unprecedented level,” said Arlene Pao, Chief Executive Officer/President of GolfAchiever/Focaltron. [... more » ]
“We are delighted to have been selected to host the 2013 U.S. Women’s Open,” said MichaelPascucci, Sebonack Golf Club owner and founder. "We are very proud to host a national championship." [... more » ]
“We’ve enjoyed a long association with Jack Nicklaus and look forward to growing the Mission Hills Jack Nicklaus Junior Championship," said Tenniel Chu, Executive Director, Mission Hills Golf Club. [... more » ]
Congratulations to Roy Patterson, Jr., Dennis M. Baca and Stephan Slaughter for fine play in winning the TGAA Tour’s Old Dominion Invitational, TGAA Players Championship and the TGAA Summer Classic. [... more » ]
Action Media Group has developed a platform that allows golf companies to gather creative planning, broadcast production, national television distribution and web delivery with collaborative user interaction. [... more » ]
The Golf Panel ranked the Jones Course at number sixty-four among the state’s Top 100, placing it on a list that also includes fabled layouts like Pinehurst No. 2 and The Heritage Club at Wake Forest. [... more » ]
Here is to hoping that they take some time to sit back and re-evaluate the way they set up Oakland Hills Country Club for the 2008 PGA Championship. I might sound a little like James Brown here but Please, Please, Please don’t give us another U.S. Open. [... more » ]
I feel kind of like a guilty freeloader sitting in these Southwest chairs with my Delta plane ticket, but Delta’s gate has old chairs and really pissy gate attendants, since all the flights coming in from Atlanta are delayed today. [... more » ]