Golf News for Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Zach Johnson won the Crowne Plaza Invitational for the second time in three years. Johnson, who trailed Dufner by one shot heading into the final round, closed with a 2-over 72 for a 12-under 268 victory total, one shot clear of Dufner, who shot a 4-over 74. [... more » ]
"This is about serving the golf athlete. It's about knowing your game to better your performance," said Nate Randle, U.S. Marketing Director for Nike Golf. "The NG360 App lets golfers look at their game through a 360-degree lens." [... more » ]
"We think the Renegar product line is one of the finest in the golf industry and are excited to assist Renegar in getting their products to the golf market in an efficient and cost effective fashion," said Matt Molloy, COO and VP of Global Distribution for Performance Sports Brands Inc. [... more » ]
"I am pleased to designate Daniel C.H. Ahn as recognized by The International Clubmakers Guild as a Fully Certified Clubmaker, as it demonstrates a commitment to excellence and a thorough knowledge or club making, repair and fitting," said Steve Newton BOD President of ICG. [... more » ]
Nearly every Callaway Staff Professional on the PGA Tour has seen significant improvement in his driving proficiency since switching to the RAZR Fit for the 2012 season. Longtime PGA Tour Professional Jim Furyk, who finished 18th in Driving Accuracy on the PGA Tour in 2011, switched to the RAZR Fit for the 2012 season and has risen to No. 3 in that category. [... more » ]
Enjoy two nights lodging at the Inn at St. Ives in Stanwood, Mich., plus three rounds of world class golf (one on the Tullymore Course, two on the St. Ives Course), two dinners and two breakfasts. $380 per/person based on double occupancy. [... more » ]
"We are pleased to see the demand for the La Costa Resort & Spa elite player camps exceed initial expectations. This level of interest and demand is really unusual for year-one camp operations," said Marc Haddad, SVP of Business Development, TOURAcademy. [... more » ]
"The greens were absolutely perfect," said Hitchner of Tuscaloosa, Alabama. "I made six birdies on the day and I made every putt that I had within 10 feet. My putting was led me to my low rounds." [... more » ]
"He went ahead quite early after I had my bogey (on No. 6)," said Orrin of second-place finisher A.J. McInerney. "He played great on the front nine; he was pretty awesome. It kind of struck me on a little bit to make a few more birdies." [... more » ]
"The reason we sponsor these charity golf tournaments and hold these Straight Drive Challenges is really very simple," said David Felker, PhD and Head of Technology for Polara Golf. "So everyone can have fun and focus on the real reason they are there....to raise money for a great cause." [... more » ]