Golf News for Thursday, March 29, 2012
"We are thrilled to be returning to Poppy Hills to make the golf course even more efficient in its use of resources. We'll also help develop an enhanced forest management program and help the course sit more naturally on the site," said Chairman and Master Architect Robert Trent Jones, Jr. [... more » ]
"All the renovation work we do allows continuity of excellence between generations of membership," said McConnell Golf Director of Golf Operations Brian Kittler. "Our members are accustomed to outstanding golf clubs and they want the next generation to inherit an equally outstanding facility." [... more » ]
"We're off to a tremendous start building on the momentum from last year," said Golf Channel President Mike McCarley, having recently celebrated 2011 as the most-watched year in Golf Channel history. "With compelling storylines on the golf course, quality programs and seemingly new ratings milestones every week, our strategy to feature more live and event programming is working, and the best is yet to come." [... more » ]
"We had many requests from professionals and amateurs to create a new blade, but we wanted to wait until we really had something special," said Randall Henry, president of Henry-Griffitts. "The new T12 model is really special. I couldn't be more excited about it." [... more » ]
"This report is extremely encouraging, with statistics showing that if you manage your operation successfully and have a strong team around you there is good business to be had, despite the continued economic challenges," said Jerry Kilby, UKGCOA Executive Director. [... more » ]
"The Indian Hills Golf Course has been a cornerstone of the City of Fort Pierce for 70 years, and it's very rewarding to see our students, who come from all around the world, participating in and supporting the local community," said John McMurry, Vice President of Keiser University College of Golf. [... more » ]
"We created these styles in response to the incredible demand from veterans, active-duty troops and their families to further express their patriotism through our unique and simple golf ball marking system," said Cabell Fooshe, Vice President of Tin Cup. "It's a true honor to partner with the Marine Corps." [... more » ]
"The IJGT brings together top juniors from across the globe on their way to college scholarships and Tour cards," said Chip Burley, Co-Owner of AB Golf Designs. "These players represent golf's future and enjoy the ability to express their individuality though unique head cover styles." [... more » ]
"We at PING are really excited to have Kathy serve as Captain for the U.S. PING Junior Solheim Cup Team," said John A. Solheim, Chairman and CEO of PING. "I am thrilled that the members of both teams will be able to spend time with and learn from a player with more wins, 88, than any other player, man or woman. " [... more » ]
"Maggie's Cancer Care Centre is a superb charity working hard to support the people of Nottingham and the surrounding areas of have fallen ill. Everyone at Ramsdale Park Golf Centre is fully behind the cause," said Nick Birch, Ramsdale Park Golf Centre General Manager. [... more » ]