Golf News for Thursday, April 9, 2009
"Samsung does a phenomenal job and everything about that golf tournament is A-plus. It's a dream," said Lincicome, who eagled the 72nd hole of the Kraft Nabisco Championship to win her first major. [... more » ]
"Ryuji has been playing well this season so I'm not surprised to see him at the top of the Kodak Challenge Leaderboard," said PGA Tour coach Joey D., celebrity spokesman for GolfGym. [... more » ]
"Pawleys Plantation is very excited and honored to be recognized by Zagat again," said Jann Walker, director of marketing for Pawleys Plantation. "We take pride in our well-conditioned course." [... more » ]
"It was the best shot of my life, " said Lincicome referring to her approach from the fairway which landed within four feet of the hole. "Thank you to Adams Golf. They helped me make that awesome shot." [... more » ]
"True Temper shafts captured 100 percent of the Top 10 money positions this past weekend on the PGA Tour and Nationwide Tour," said Scott Hennessy, president and CEO of True Temper Sports. [... more » ]
"Yesterday was an amazing, monumental win for Brittany," said Toru Kamatari, Trion:Z's CEO. "Her hard work and commitment to the game has earned her a major title that's so rightfully deserved." [... more » ]
A visibly ecstatic Lincicome took the customary victory plunge into the water surrounding the 18th green at the Mission Hills Country Club—after removing her favorite pair of Tifosi glasses of course. [... more » ]
"We are delighted to now utilise all three courses in the Pestana group for our Qualifying School," said Andy Stubbs, Managing Director of the European Senior Tour. "We look forward to returning." [... more » ]
"We have always placed strong emphasis on family fun here at Marriott, and now is the perfect time to invite families to spend a day together," said Claye Atcheson, Vice President of Marriott Golf. [... more » ]
"The world's best demand results and Cybex equipment allows these players to exercise at higher levels of intensity," said Scott Riehl, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach for the PGA and Champions Tour. [... more » ]
"eGolfScore is the leader in leveraging the power of digital media, real-time wireless communications in the world of golf ," said Dennis M. Baca, President and CEO, Tournament Golf Association of America. [... more » ]
"I am excited and optimistic about having KemperSports as a partner to build upon the tradition of excellence at Angels Crossing Golf Club," said Kalamazoo County State Bank CEO Jim MacPhee. [... more » ]
"Golf is a unique medium as it is an excellent tool to build relationships," said Brad Seybert, president of Golf Event Media. "Those experiences with business associates or friends create memories that also form a bond." [... more » ]
"Superintendents and owners will now be able to customize their yardage plates and tee blocks, at the same time directly supporting The Environmental Institute for Golf," said Terrence Hibbert, owner of Gelth Granite. [... more » ]
"We are honoring the EWGA for all it has done and continues to do in both promoting the game of golf to women and helping them learn the game," said NAGWS president Dr. Ketra Armstrong of Cal State University Long Beach. [... more » ]
More than any year I can remember in recent memory, the 2009 Masters has a slew of story lines to watch for as they tee it up tomorrow morning at Augusta National. Why it feels like a bigger deal than normal to this year, and why I’m going to be on the couch all weekend watching the action ... [... more » ]
A few months ago, when my wife threatened to toss out a pile of pins that had formed on top of my dresser, it occurred to me that I could put them to good use on the golf course as ball-markers. Martha Stewart would be proud. [... more » ]