Golf News for Wednesday, April 15, 2009
Cabrera, who defeated Padraig Harrington in a playoff to win the 2007 PGA Grand Slam of Golf, battled his way back to Bermuda with a thrilling sudden-death playoff victory at the Masters. [... more » ]
"I felt comfortable during the playoff," said Back, who led after the second round. "I think because I was able to stay calm, it made all the difference, especially after I got a little frustrated during my round." [... more » ]
"A great new addition to Barton Creek Resort & Spa," said Vice President and Managing Director Paul McCormick. "His knowledge of the industry and Texas golf in particular will prove to be a valuable asset." [... more » ]
The top four finishers and 10 of the 16 qualifiers for next year's Masters, trusted their games to Titleist golf balls. The finish was proof that when one shot decides a championship, the ball makes a difference. [... more » ]
"Having won the Driver counts in all the majors in 2008, and starting this season with a win is very satisfying." said Mike Sposa, Fujikura Tour Representative and former PGA Tour pro. [... more » ]
"A significant number of the 77 golfers who used our grips competed with the new, higher grade Brushed Cotton Technology cord grip," said Jeff Fiorini, general manager for Eaton's Golf Grip Division. [... more » ]
"It's no secret that Augusta National is a long course, demanding both mentally and physically, and the Epoch gives players an advantage off the tee every time," said B.J. Maloy, Evolve Golf Founder and CEO. [... more » ]
"The first quarter returns have definitely exceeded even our lofty expectations and validate the great response we've had since introducing the Mid-Weight," said Stephen Boccieri, President and CEO of Boccieri Golf. [... more » ]
Joining Cabrera in the playoff were two other players who trust FootJoy products - Kenny Perry could be seen wearing a SciFlex glove; and Chad Campbell was wearing FootJoy Classics. [... more » ]
"Capturing the cleat field once again signifies that the best players on Tour consistently trust the performance benefits of Softspikes and PrideSports products," said Joe Zeller, President, PrideSports. [... more » ]
"I think it's helped me tremendously. I always had a good rhythm, but I never had a consistent rhythm," said Vijay Singh, whose 2008 Fed Ex Cup victory is commemorated in the exhibition. [... more » ]
"Forest Hills is a unique property with a great deal of history," said KemperSports CEO Steve Skinner. "We look forward to working with the City of La Crosse to enhance the experience." [... more » ]
"With a minimal investment in as few as three Radar units, courses and ranges can discover a totally new way to make money while offering customers a distinctive experience," said Jon Leven, CEO of NGP. [... more » ]
"Jarrett participated in many programs from summer camps and recreational sports, to Governor's School and the gifted program, with each having a positive impact on his character," said his sister Alicia Lane-Farrell. [... more » ]
Do you find yourself nervous on the short putts? When we get nervous, it creates a tentative, shaky stroke. Here’s a drill that can help. And it proves that you don’t have to be perfect, which is good news for all of us. [... more » ]
There’s a new pro-am set for this fall’s Frys.com Open at Grayhawk Golf Club in Scottsdale, Ariz., and it’s a lot different than anything we’ve seen at a PGA Tour event. This is a couples event, so if your wife, husband or significant other plays golf, here’s a chance to do something nice together. [... more » ]