Golf News for Friday, March 9, 2012
"This is an important project that is not just about designing a great golf course. It is much bigger than that. Golf is returning to the Olympic Games for the first time in more than 100 years and all of us in golf have the responsibility to help make its return a huge success," said Gary Player. [... more » ]
"We are honored to be recognized by one of golf's most prestigious publications and excited to climb the list again in 2012," said Ken Wang, owner of Pound Ridge. "The playing surface and surrounding landscape has matured, and the course is coming into its own in terms of pliability." [... more » ]
"We have a wonderful, classic golf course at Ledgemont that enjoys the enviable reputation as one of the northeast's premier venues for golfers who appreciate the game's heritage and want an authentic playing experience," said president Jeffrey G. Brier. [... more » ]
"For more than 12 years, we've employed cutting-edge technology to offer our members the largest, most up-to-date mapped course collection of any distance measuring resource," said Pete Charleston, President of GolfLogix. [... more » ]
"We are very excited and honored to host one of the top college championships in the country and to be hosting these great players from the Big Ten Conference," said Dave Harner, director of golf at French Lick Resort. "Both courses will provide unique challenges for the players." [... more » ]
"We are very excited we will be at Sandestin as hosts of the championship in 2013," said Steve Conley, Methodist men's head coach and Destin native. "Having lived and worked at Sandestin during my high school years, I know first-hand what great facilities and amenities await all of the teams." [... more » ]
"Mark is a great addition to the sales group. He is a very talented and unique executive. Not only does he sell, understand and have hard goods experience but he has represented soft goods as well. He is very well rounded," said STX Director of Golf Steve Henneman. [... more » ]
"Golfsmith's experiential concept will make most golfers' jaws drop as soon as they walk through our doors. Chattanooga customers can experience a concept not offered by other area golf retailers," said Golfsmith CEO Marty Hanaka. "We are a golfer's paradise." [... more » ]
"Desert Mountain members and guests now can discover the beauty, elegance and comfort of in fiamme custom-made Italian golf shirts," said Art Kimbrough, vice president of business development for in fiamme. "Desert Mountain members will appreciate the versatility and quality of in fiamme apparel. [... more » ]
"The Golf in Schools Program has had a positive effect on our Physical Education program in Edison Township, as our teachers and students have fully embraced the program," said Jim Muldowney, District Supervisor, Health and Physical Education, Edison Township Public Schools. [... more » ]