Golf News for Monday, October 5, 2009
"For the past three years the PGA Tour agronomy staff has worked closely with Wayne and his team at Harding Park to prepare," said GCSAA member Cal Roth, PGA Tour senior vice president, agronomy. [... more » ]
"It is truly a remarkable achievement to be chosen by the readers of Golf World to represent America’s best golf courses," stated Hud Hinton, president and COO, Troon Golf. "These facilities continually strive to provide unparalleled golf experiences and we congratulate them on their success." [... more » ]
"Critical acclaim is important and we value it to a high degree because it means we're doing many things exceptionally well," said Coeur d'Alene Casino Resort Hotel CEO David Lasarte-Meeks. [... more » ]
Due to inclement weather extending the final round of the Alfred Dunhill links Championship on the European Tour and an extended playoff at the Turning Stone Resort Championship on the PGA TOUR, GOLF CHANNEL will provide live, Monday coverage of both tournaments. [... more » ]
Golf Channel will take viewers inside the ropes for all of the action at Harding Park Golf Course, combining exclusive early round, live tournament coverage with Live From The Presidents Cup wrap-around news coverage. [... more » ]
"We maintain our pledge to deliver the highest quality tournament to our amateurs, celebrities, pros and, most importantly, to the fans throughout America," said Bob Hope Classic President John Foster. [... more » ]
"In a highly-visited golfing destination such as Florida, this is a tremendous honor and a testament to the dedication of our ladies and gentlemen," said vice president and managing director Ed Staros. [... more » ]
"Golfers will be amazed at how easy it is to hit," said Bill Holowaty, VP for Miura Golf North American Operations. "The design of the sole radius makes those tough shots out of the rough far less intimidating." [... more » ]
After successfully testing the new SQ Machspeed driver, Justin Leonard likely will be using the Nike SQ Machspeed for the first time in competition at The Presidents Cup this week. "This is my new secret weapon," he said. "I am hitting it 10-12 yards further and am really excited to put it in play." [... more » ]
"State Farm has been a generous sponsor and strong partner of this tournament for 17 years, helping us make the LPGA State Farm Classic more successful each year," said Kate Peters, executive director. [... more » ]
"The resilience and challenge of Tierra Verde while under the gun from the best players in North Texas proved it is ready and worthy to hold the Public Links," said Bill Brown, TGA director of tournaments. [... more » ]
"KemperSports is pleased to partner with the PGA TOUR to provide Jessica Kent with a trip to San Francisco to attend a once-in-a-lifetime golf event," said KemperSports CEO Steve Skinner. [... more » ]
Seems like just yesterday Norman was making an unlikely run at the British Open crown with his new bride walking alongside, getting almost as much airtime has her husband. It seemed like the perfect script. And now, it's over almost as quickly as it has come together. [... more » ]