Golf News for Friday, April 12, 2013
"Both Scott and Brian are accomplished and experienced individuals whose talent, passion and enthusiasm will help the New Jersey Golf Foundation's mission to positively impact lives and communities through the game of golf," said Gregg Angelillo, President, New Jersey Golf Foundation. [... more » ]
Second to Pinehurst No. 2 in the Top 100 is Grandfather Golf & Country Club, the immaculately maintained Ellis Maples gem in Linville. Third this year is a Tom Fazio design on Badin Lake in New London, the Old North State Club. Fourth is the Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, a George Cobb original fine-tuned by Fazio and the site of the Wells Fargo Championship. [... more » ]
"Once I put the GTxtreme glove in play", said Watson, well-known for his combination of incredible length off the tee and his ability to shape and create shots from anywhere on the golf course. "Everything about it was great! It gives me more control to perform at my best." [... more » ]
"Augusta National Golf Club is known for its intimidating and challenging layout and players need to have complete focus and concentration to score well. The professionals who "DrinkThePink" know they can count on it to help maintain a constant level of energy while minimizing physical and mental fatigue," said BioSteel President John Celenza. [... more » ]
"I would like to congratulate the winner of the Kraft Nabisco Championship on her stellar play this past weekend," said Patrick Le Vine, founder of Players Towel. "She is known as one of the best putters on Tour and she lived up to that billing at Million Hills. Players Towel also was carried by the second and third place finishers at this historical event on the LPGA." [... more » ]
"These talented golfers recognize the benefits of using our classically designed, tour inspired wedges for accuracy and consistency around the green. We congratulate the winner of the Chiangmai Classic on winning his third Asian Tour title," said Fourteen Golf COO Marcy Kamoda. [... more » ]
Carved into the side of the Blackhead Mountain Range in the Catskills, Blackhead Mountain Lodge & Country Club is one of the most spectacular golf courses in New York State. The challenging, par-72 layout offers you some of the most spectacular views imaginable. Now you can enjoy a two-night stay at Blackhead Mountain Lodge & C.C. complete with two breakfasts, two dinners and two 18-hole rounds of golf with cart, from $225. [... more » ]
"The Western Intercollegiate golf tournament is one of the most highly-regarded competitions in all of men's collegiate golf," said Mike Mathies, SVP Marketing for Transamerica Capital, Inc., "and we're extremely pleased to sponsor of an event with such great history and tradition." [... more » ]
"It is heartening to see such positive results from the compensation and benefits report because we all know economic challenges have forced facilities to make cuts in virtually every operational area in recent years," said GCSAA President Pat Finlen, CGCS, director of golf at The Olympic Club in San Francisco. [... more » ]