Golf News for Monday, September 22, 2008
"We are delighted with the field of professionals that our event is attracting this year," said Gary Davis, Chairman of the Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open to be played at TPC Summerlin. [... more » ]
"We had 111 junior members this year - our most successful year ever - and we had our first two day Junior Amateur Championship to cap a great season," said Chris Altese, tournament director. [... more » ]
"We expect another competitive tournament throughout all five flights. Guys are grinding through out the season to earn enough points to qualify for the National Championship," said tour president Dennis McCormac. [... more » ]
Green Night will include a silent and live auction with all proceeds going to The Institute. Auction items include autographed items from Greg Norman and Michael Hurdzan, Ph.D., a trip to Africa, and more. [... more » ]
"We are extremely excited to have the participation and support of the American Heart Association for our Inaugural Walk the Course Day event," said Craig Ramsbottom, president of The Bag Boy Company. [... more » ]
"I've been a lifelong supporter of golf and Burns, so to combine the two in order to promote Scotland's year of Homecoming was a real privilege. I hope that the film will do justice," said film star Sir Sean Connery. [... more » ]
"Our new site reflects who we are as a company, offering a more detailed look at our entire line throughout each product category," said Jim Keenan, director of marketing, Ahead. [... more » ]
"With eight different card choices to choose from, golf enthusiasts are able to play more golf at world-class venues at better prices than ever," said Guy Sugden, director of the Troon Card Program. [... more » ]
"It is so exciting to see such a wide range of our products being used by some of the world's best players," said Harris MacNeill, President of Champ. "We make spikes to fit any shoe and for use on any course." [... more » ]
The Daniel Island Club, with nationally-ranked golf courses by Tom Fazio and Rees Jones and a wide array of swim, tennis and fitness offerings, is the recreational centerpiece of this exclusive neighborhood. [... more » ]
"Chuck Conner brings to AD In The Hole-USA a 20-year career in sponsorship, content distribution and sales representation for leading national companies," said Doug Malecki, CEO of Ad In The Hole-USA. [... more » ]
At the PGA Golf Club's Short Course a golf skills contest will be presented where Special Olympics golfers will have an opportunity to compete for fun and prizes in four golf skills contests. [... more » ]
Playing in front of an unruly and even obnoxious home crowd, and some very rude competitors, is part of the game. Still, the Americans were so bad, I found myself admiring Sergio Garcia's sportsmanship, and that's something I never thought would happen. It took away a lot of luster from the American victory. Left a sour taste in my mouth, like 100-proof sour mash. [... more » ]
At about $20-$25 a bottle, Faldo's shiraz is a solid buy. My wife enjoyed this one quite a bit, saying it didn't "burn" like some of the more modestly priced plonk I usually buy. And to answer the question posed in the title: If this is what U.S. defeat tastes like, well, it's actually pretty delicious. [... more » ]