Golf News for Monday, August 25, 2008
"With his dedication to the game, the lucky amateurs who are paired with him are sure to enjoy a great round of golf," said Gary Davis, event chairman. Limited spots are still available for interested golfers. [... more » ]
“Leading this event builds on our 2008 success, including winning the driver shaft count at every Tour major, and clearly indicates the power of technology and teamwork, said David Schnider, President/COO of Fujikura. [... more » ]
"In supporting Patriot Golf Day to the fullest, we are glad to provide our flagship product to help raise as much money as possible," said Mark King, president and CEO of TaylorMade-adidas Golf. [... more » ]
"The advantage of Zero-G is that the fit can be customized to the golfer by simply adjusting the length of the waist belt. Zero-G is one size fits all," said Ed Kowachek, Sun Mountain President. [... more » ]
"To have such a prestigious publication such as GOLF consider Rocky Gap one of the best courses in the state speaks volumes,” said Tim Grambley, Rocky Gap General Manager. “This is a credit to the design." [... more » ]
"We're honored," said Bill Troyanoski, General Manager at Saddle Creek. "This is one of the most competitive markets in the U.S. and this accolade is a testament to the course's strong layout and conditioning." [... more » ]
"This new battery charging system, aimed at the golf cart industry, provides more options and reduces the hassles," said Tony Trigiani, President of DPI. "Overall, it's just a better performance product." [... more » ]
“It was tough competition from the start,” Hughes said. “It seemed like even after I had the lead in my group, I didn’t know what the group ahead of me had done so I was just trying to make as many birdies as I could.” [... more » ]
“I started out slow, I was a little nervous out there,” said Burlison, of Salinas, Calif. “But I was able to calm down after my birdie on No.6 and got another one on No. 11 and those helped me fight off the nerves." [... more » ]
"The course was playing difficult,” said Andrews. “I shot six over on the front side, but then I just told myself to play like I know how to because I am lucky to be out here. It’s not everyday you get to be in the final group.” [... more » ]
"I have lived in Dubai for over a third of my life and look forward to working with our partners here, in the UAE and in the region as a whole," said Tarratt, who has worked in golf administration for the past 25 years. [... more » ]
Michigan State University students Manuel Ángel González Loma and José Antonio Martín Quirós each won scholarships from the Royal Spanish Golf Federation, funded by The Environmental Institute for Golf. [... more » ]
When Sergio Garcia slammed his putter down in the sand trap at the 18th green like Kobe Bryant pulling out his jersey and pointing it at the crowd, you didn’t know it was going to end badly for him. After all, how can you expect Vijay to drop in a 26-foot birdie putt on the top of Garcia’s 27-foot birdie putt on the first playoff hole at The Barclays? [... more » ]
Pine Lakes Country Club is Myrtle Beach’s oldest golf course, established in 1929. It’s also been closed for two years now, undergoing an extensive renovation and upgrade of not only the golf course but of the clubhouse as well. It's going to remain true to its classic character, void of real estate or any design traits that’s horribly flashy or modern. [... more » ]