Golf News for Friday, July 10, 2009
Nobilo will return to Turnberry next week as lead analyst for the network’s Live From the Open Championship news coverage. He offers insight on the host course and the field heading into next week's Open Championship. [... more » ]
"Buffalo Communications yields extensive, positive editorial coverage that contributes to exceptional brand growth and retail sell-through," said Stephen Boccieri, President and CEO of Boccieri Golf. [... more » ]
"All of us here at Button Worldwide are excited about being awarded the creative agency of record for the 2010 Allianz Championship," said Rita Johnson, Managing Director of Button Worldwide. [... more » ]
"The GPS capabilities in Golfshot: Golf GPS exceed what is available on most stand-alone golf range finder hardware, but at a fraction of the cost," said Laura Khailany, VP of Shotzoom Software. [... more » ]
"Like everyone else, we're keeping a watchful eye on economic conditions, while at the same time positioning the TGAA as the premier Pro-Net Tour in the country." said Steve Moses, the tour's COO. [... more » ]
"Through this partnership, we are growing the game of golf among young people to ensure its longevity for future generations to enjoy," said Chris Thomas, Executive Director/COO, NCPGA. [... more » ]
"When I look at the 10 players we have on this team, one couldn't ask for more," said Captain Brian Whitcomb. "We have a good mix of youth, veterans with major championship experience and two great Champions." [... more » ]
"It's big to finally win one," said Wilson. "I've been knocking on the door for so long. Everyone I knew had already won one of these and for some reason or another I hadn't. I had a good first round." [... more » ]
"No. 14 was my best hole, it was challenging because of the wind and the far left hole location which was close to the water, it was difficult but I birdied so I was happy," said Fu of Bradenton, Fla. [... more » ]
"The course was playing pretty tough all week," said Kang of Fullerton, CA. "With how tight it is my driver was the key for me winning this golf tournament." He finished one shot ahead Todd Baek. [... more » ]
"Warrior Custom Golf can take pride in making this important and worthy contribution, and their generosity will benefit the enrichment of our community's children," said Lisa Poma, United Way Coordinator. [... more » ]
"This was my third year hosting the Guiding Eyes for the Blind Golf Classic and it's very special to me. I look forward to it every year," said Eli Manning, quarterback for the New York Giants football team. [... more » ]
"We are thrilled to be teaming with the Folds of Honor Foundation in its mission to create scholarships for the families of wounded and fallen veterans," said PFG co-founder Lane Ostrow. [... more » ]
"Anyone who has had the opportunity to tee off or putt out with a child knows that sharing the game of golf can be fun and rewarding," said Nancy Nelson-Duac, cofounder of [... more » ]
This Saturday, WGN America will begin airing coverage of the 2009 World Series of Golf. The show begins Saturday, July 11 at 1 p.m. EST. The 3-day event was held in May at the Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort. Competitors - and those of us who walked the course during the event - had a ball (though I still can't believe Greg Maddux, who was playing for, blew it on Day 1). [... more » ]