Golf News for Friday, August 14, 2009
"The World PGA Alliance is an exciting and important step in the on-going development of golf across the globe," said Professional Golfers' Association Chief Executive Sandy Jones. [... more » ]
"We're out here to win, out here to play the best we can and finish as high as you can." said Rollins. "Hopefully I can continue the good play next week and have a chance, come Sunday afternoon." [... more » ]
"It's quite rewarding to see our athletes succeed," said Tom Stites, Director of Club Creation for Nike Golf. "We knew we had something good when we watched how our athletes reacted to how their ball rolled after impact." [... more » ]
"The newest putters in our line range from traditional looks to more high-tech designs," said Francis Ricci, Yes! Golf's president. "The putters complement our existing line, offering golfers a variety of looks." [... more » ]
For the second consecutive year in its brief history, the event will feature Team New England vs. Team USA and play in a Ryder Cup format. Last year, Team USA beat Team New England, 43-29. [... more » ]
"Distribution is the key to getting our products into the hands of the consumers," said Brett Stern, Co-Founder of Sport Specific Performance. "We're very excited about adding to our list of select retailers." [... more » ]
"Mann's extensive and diverse restaurant and food service background is a perfect fit and we know that his culinary creations will be a great success," said SouthWood general manager Beth Murphy. [... more » ]
"The Illinois PGA is deeply saddened by the passing of Phil Kosin," said Michael Miller, executive director of the Illinois PGA. "For over two decades Phil has been synonymous with golf in Illinois." [... more » ]
"We are very excited to be working with AMA Golf," said River City Hospitality President and CEO Stephen Wilson. "The Sundog Eyewear brand fits in extremely well with our customer demographics." [... more » ]
"Ollie [Halet], Ron [Hurab] and Jim [Hotchkiss] are seasoned sales reps already with established relationships in their territories," said Eddie French, national sales manager. "They will give Etonic a strong presence." [... more » ]
"For the second year now, we're making dreams come true and we could not be happier to help honor our military families," said Major Dan Rooney, Founder of the Folds of Honor Foundation (FHF). [... more » ]
"Some of these kids have never held a putter in their hands and it's amazing how fast they pick it up. They are now putting better than I do," said Minnesota PGA Section President Jeff Drimel. [... more » ]
"The Inside the Ropes Program can directly benefit organizations that tirelessly utilize their staff and resources to better the lives of thousands of individuals," said PGA of America President Jim Remy. [... more » ]
Don’t get me wrong, Woods has some serious competition chasing him. Vijhay Singh, Padraig Harrington, Geoff Oglivy, et al. But I believe we’ve seen this film before. So enjoy the show, because Tiger Woods is about to completely blister Hazeltine. [... more » ]
I was last at the Bandon Dunes Resort last April, visiting for the first time. This year, I’m here on a pretty similar itinerary, but America’s quintessential links golf resort is a little different for a lot of reasons. [... more » ]