Golf News for Tuesday, February 24, 2009
"I stood out there today, hit three-wood, put it in the middle of the fairway, put a six-iron just out on the fringe and was able to two-putt for par. That was important to me," said Mickelson after the victory. [... more » ]
"I actually dreamt last night that I won the tournament but I have those sort of dreams quite often!" said winner Anthony Kang, who had been using a GEL putter from the original range before switching to the GEL Rego. [... more » ]
"The goal was to make this project the highest moment of inertia (MOI) design we had to date," said Jeff Summitt, Technical Director. "We finally produced a prototype head which had a MOI of over 5400g-cm2." [... more » ]
"We are going to have a lot of fun working with Sweet Spot and because of that our students are going to benefit, they'll have move fun too," said Pat Livingston, owner of Womens National Golf School. [... more » ]
By the end of the weekend, six players joined Beckman and currently share the top spot at 4-under-par. Each player tied for the lead has played at least four Kodak Challenge holes. [... more » ]
Three equipment manufacturers made their attendance official in the past few days. Adams Golf will participate in the complete conference schedule. PowerBilt and Louisville Golf will also be on board. [... more » ]
"The individual club dividers have proven popular," said Sun Mountain President, Ed Kowachek. "We started with the 14-way top in one cart bag and due to customers' requests have expanded the offering every year." [... more » ]
"The BMW Charity Pro-Am is widely viewed as one of the best events on the Nationwide Tour schedule," said David Siegel, eGolf Tarheel Tour president. "We are thrilled to offer a spot to one of our members." [... more » ]
"Tim has been an integral part of the success of Heron Glen since its opening," said KemperSports Chief Executive Officer Steve Skinner. "He is well positioned to lead the facility into the future." [... more » ]
"Ted has consistently proven to be a truly dedicated and successful leader," said KemperSports CEO Steve Skinner. "His leadership, customer-focused attitude and passion for the game of golf will be a great asset." [... more » ]
The first Club Lodge at The Ranch Club in Missoula, Montana is completed and ready for new owners. The Ranch Club Lodges offer finished residences, Club-maintained grounds and complete exterior maintenance. [... more » ]
"Golfers flock to Sycuan Resort for an unbeatable experience, and we are proud to call the club a trusted partner," says Lawrence D. Bain, Chief Executive Officer of ProLink Solutions. [... more » ]
"MyGolfEventPlanner targets local golf event planners and golfers by strategically covering major cities nationwide with more than 400 web sites," said Topper Smith, president, TournEvents. [... more » ]
When I’m planning a golf vacation, I try to book an easy course out of the gate before moving on to the more difficult and penal courses. Also, I don’t like playing the penal ones last, because usually by then my swing is tired and I’m mentally not as sharp as the second or third round. So check these courses out so you can get your golf trip off on the right foot ... [... more » ]
Out more than eight months following knee surgery last year, Tiger Woods’ odds of winning this year’s Masters are listed at 2-1. The next closest is Phil Mickelson at 10-1. This, all, of course, before anyone has seen him play at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championships at the new The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club, Dove Mountain in Marana, Ariz. [... more » ]