Golf News for Tuesday, May 19, 2009
Johnson defended his Valero Texas Open title, which included a course record-tying 10-under par 60 in the third round. On the Nationwide Tour, Sim won for the second time in three starts. [... more » ]
Current Kodak Challenge leader Chris DiMarco had enough with being tied for the lead and created separation with a birdie of his own - moving into sole possession of the Kodak Challenge lead at 7-under-par. [... more » ]
"In addition to our annual golf championship, we once again will include the global phenomenon of Muay Thai martial arts," said Richard Stephenson, CCGI Founder and President of CCGI and RISARC Foundation. [... more » ]
"One of our largest sellers of the jumbo grips has sold four times more in the 1st quarter of this year in comparison to the first quarter of 2008," said Dean Dingman, President of Tiger Shark. [... more » ]
"Zach is really in a groove this season and it's great to see him adding to his incredible resume," said company Founder Ralph Dunning. "He's a true gentleman who's admired at all levels of the game." [... more » ]
An accomplished player, Rymer spent more than 10 years playing professional golf, with a third place at the 1995 Shell Houston Open his best PGA Tour finish. He also won the 1994 South Carolina Classic. [... more » ]
"We are proud to welcome Talbott as golf course superintendent of TPC Eagle Trace," said Bob Holzman, general manager of TPC Eagle Trace. "His proven track record and experiences will prove invaluable." [... more » ]
The core of Golf Channel's Father's Day Dream Trip is a contest that encourages consumers to submit a story -- in 100 words or less - that recounts a life lesson learned from their fathers, father figures or golf mentors. [... more » ]
"Environmental conservation and education are key components to golf course operations and maintenance at SouthWood," said Eddie Snipes, head superintendent and chief environmental steward. [... more » ]
"We are honored to add Old North State to our portfolio of clubs. It is a very good fit geographically with what we are trying to accomplish," said McConnell Golf CEO and Founder John McConnell. [... more » ]
For golfing enthusiasts, the Family Golf Package includes one tee time per adult, per day, at Vista Vallarta's Jack Nicklaus or Tom Weiskopf 18-hole par 72 championship golf courses and free play for children. [... more » ]
"I wasn't far off in last month's prediction that we wouldn't see a double-digit increase in rounds demand to match the strong March weather favorability," said Pellucid President Jim Koppenhaver. [... more » ]
The Refuge Golf Club layout includes 350 acres of woods and wetlands with island type tee boxes mixed within the wetlands to offer sensational views of nature, creating interesting tee-shot perspectives. [... more » ]
"As the economy gets tighter you need to be more creative to raise funds for charity" said Rene Krause, Sales Manager at Langdon Farms Golf Club. The club used an innovative Helicopter Ball Drop to pique interest. [... more » ]
If the LPGA is going to stop the bleeding of sponsorships and events and emerge as a stronger, more relevant tour, we all need to put on our Wie Warrior hats. [... more » ]
Although, Greg Maddux was eliminated the first day of the World Series of Golf, The future Hall of Fame member tells writer Bill Bowman he had a ball and really enjoyed the Series format, which is a high-octane hybrid of golf and poker. [... more » ]