Golf News for Tuesday, April 23, 2013
"Graeme's ball striking and putting are at their peak right now, and that makes him a threat each time he tees it up," said Jesper Thuen, ECCO Global Sponsorship and PR Manager - Golf. "He's in great position heading into the heart of the season." [... more » ]
"Our devotion to quality and improved performance is validated by the legions of top players on all major Tours worldwide that trust our products," said Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "Providing the ideal foundation for golf's most successful swings, CHAMP spikes are engineered to provide maximum traction, stability and comfort." [... more » ]
The Par 3 Mini Prince is carved out of the Prince Clubhouse's 13-acre practice facility. Through an innovative design approach, the existing practice greens have been enhanced and expanded into six complete par 3 holes, serving double duty as part of the driving range earlier in the day, then transformed into a 6-hole course in late afternoon. [... more » ]
"This year we open with much more than just our spectacular greens and exceptional service," said Van Batchelder, director of golf, Grizzly Ranch Golf Club. "We are re-opening the Lake House for daily lunch service and a full bar - a step back to the early days. We look forward to our members and guests enjoying these enhancements." [... more » ]
"Those players familiar with the old layout will be amazed with the experience, the new design, the new routing, the quality of the course and the fact its an absolutely brand new golf course," said Director of Golf Sherwin Cox. "I have given many tours of the new layout and everyone who sees it can't believe their eyes, it is such a dramatic improvement." [... more » ]
Crouse most recently was director of golf at Alpharetta Athletic Club, a property previously managed by Affiniti Golf in Alpharetta, Ga. Prior to that he worked in golf operations nearby at Echelon Golf Club, also in Alpharetta. [... more » ]
"Marty's extensive experience as a golf professional at some of the Garden State's most prestigious properties will serve him well as he enhances 'Shack's' golf program for members and guests of all ages and abilities," said Shackamaxon co-owner Christopher Schiavone. [... more » ]
The Tour Green is also being played in the driver and 3 wood of the Most Accurate Driver on the PGA Tour. He leads the Tour with an overall Driving Accuracy Percentage rating of 73.58 percent compared to the Tour's average of 60.35 percent. He also plays Aldila's new graphite RIP Iron shafts in all of his iron clubs. [... more » ]