Golf News for Tuesday, January 3, 2012
"The Speedline Fast 12 driver is a significant technological step forward in the quest for large footprint and high MOI driver that also provides the speed of modern aerodynamic designs," said Scott Burnett, Director of Advanced Product Development for Adams Golf. [... more » ]
“In its second year as title sponsor, Hyundai Tournament of Champions gets a Monday night finish. A stroke of genius that will give the opening event a unique television time slot to start the season," said Golf Channel analyst Frank Nobilo. "The true sports fan will enjoy golf and college football in the same night.” [... more » ]
"Expanding our ANNIKA Invitational series to Europe has been a dream of mine," said Annika. "I want to continue to inspire young girls to focus on golf and being active while teaching them life lessons along the way. This will give my Foundation three world-class junior tournaments in different regions of the world. Bringing this tournament to my native country, Sweden, was an obvious choice." [... more » ]
"I got a great deal of pleasure in watching the 'old' Mount Juliet transform into the modern and elegant version it has become," Jack Nicklaus said. "And it's gratifying to know that others have enjoyed this transformation, be it in the tournaments played there or as guests of the resort." [... more » ]
"Being included in a Top 100 ranking in a national publication such as Golfweek Magazine is a great, and humbling honor," stated Kurtis Pitcher, General Manager at Somerby Golf Club. "Hats off to our golf and agronomy team who day in and day out deliver a 'Top 100' experience for our members and guests throughout the golf season." [... more » ]
"It is always rewarding to see the career growth and advancement of our internal team members," Matt Molloy, General Manager of Sandi Golf Club. "To that end it gives me great pleasure to announce Matt's appointment as the Head Golf Professional. Matt has worked tirelessly to enhance the golf experience at Sandia Golf Club." [... more » ]
"I've gotten a lot of feedback over the years," Dr. Wayne Hanna said. "But when an honor like this comes from the USGA Green Section, it's the icing on the cake. The USGA is the leader in making sure these grasses we develop perform to expectations and beyond." [... more » ]
"I'm proud of the strong reputation we've already built, and our new website will allow users all over the world to get an even better idea of what we have to offer and how we can help provide visitors with not just an improved swing or short game, but a better, more multi-faceted understanding of their entire golf game," Randy Henry said. [... more » ]
"We're honored to host the Prader Willi Golf Classic and its noble goal of benefiting the Genetic Disease Foundation and its life-changing research," says Joel Paige, vice president and managing director of PGA National Resort & Spa. "There is nothing more important than helping kids lead a life free of limitations and we applaud Leta Lindley and the LPGA for all they do." [... more » ]