Golf News for Wednesday, September 30, 2009
"This is one of the industry's toughest list to get on because it combines public, private and resort courses, so the competition is very tough," said Frank Jemsek , CEO, Cog Hill Golf and Country Club. [... more » ]
Premiering Oct. 13 at 10 p.m. ET, Big Break Disney Golf will showcase a field of 12 men - collectively the most talented cast in series history, but individually at different stages in their careers - battling for the opportunity to fulfill the desire to play professional golf at the highest level. [... more » ]
"This is my second tournament win using the Donna putter," said Dede Cusimano, winner in the Senior Division with a Yes! putter. "The Donna putter gave me complete confidence on the greens all week." [... more » ]
"We are delighted with the great response," said Scott Saunders, president of Utopia Golf Products. "It is a pleasure to know we will have the opportunity to enhance the enjoyment and performance of golfers." [... more » ]
"Proficiency off the tee is essential to being a successful professional player," said Evolve Golf Founder and CEO, B.J. Maloy. "That is why so many touring pros use our eco-friendly Epoch tee." [... more » ]
"Getting the GolfLogix App alone is great but as part of a complete gift package with multi-use mobile accessories, it is the perfect gift for any level golfer," said Pete Charleston president of GolfLogix. [... more » ]
This year's two-day championship finals were held on September 25 and 26 at the PGA Golf Club in Port Saint Lucie, Florida. The field had 205 competitors, representing 102 EWGA chapters from 37 states and Canada, competing in five flights of individual stroke play and a scramble team division. [... more » ]
Slam-Dunk will provide the first opportunity for millions of golf fans following the Grand Slam of Golf to pit their wits against the four majors winners - Angel Cabrera, Lucas Glover, Stewart Cink and YE Yang. [... more » ]
To kick-off the 2010 catalog, Sun Mountain is announcing the MCB (Micro Cart Bag) designed specifically to fit the Micro Cart and offering a new 15-way top that will appeal to golfers using any cart. The 2010 MCB will be available in mid-September in men's and women's styles with a full-suggested retail of $209. [... more » ]
"The dazzling fall foliage makes late-season golf at Longaberger Golf Club an experience that tests the mind and body," said Joseph Livingood, senior vice president of Billy Casper Golf. [... more » ]
"It's a very rewarding experience for our reps to visit the facility and see how something as simple as a hat can really make someone's day a bit brighter," said Ken Shwartz, president, Ahead. [... more » ]
No team in professional sports starts the elimination process with a handicapped lead. And you don’t get one as the playoffs progress either. Could you imagine the winner of the Kentucky Derby starting the Preakness with a head start on the field? Of course not, because that would be ridiculous. [... more » ]
PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem foreshadowed a little gloom last week regarding the future of some PGA Tour title sponsors, and we’ve already got our first casualty: The Verizon Heritage Classic on Hilton Head Island, staged on Harbour Town Golf Links will not renew its contract after it ends in 2010. [... more » ]