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Dwayne Randall won the $10,000 pro purse at Monday's Blaisdell Pro Am Invitational at the Pennhills Club in Bradford, PA. Randall, of Peek'n Peak Resort in Clymer, NY, shot an astonishing score of 66 and was awarded his cash prize and trophy by Zippo owner and Chairman of the Board George B. Duke. read more

"The Blaisdell Pro Am is rapidly rising to become one of the premier PGA events in the New York/Pennsylvania region," Head Professional Jake Northrup said. "With the generously increased prize money and growing registration interest from both professional and amateur golfers alike, our beautiful and challenging course is certainly getting the attention it deserves." read more

"We're honored to host our most highly anticipated event of the year at the beach and at a facility as well-respected as Grande Dunes," says CPGA Executive Director, Ron Schmid, PGA. "Our Professional Championship is an opportunity to bring the best golfers and Professionals in our Section together to compete, have fun and grow the game." read more

"With exceptional golf and unmatched accommodations, spots are filling up quickly for this exciting tournament," says Jim Eggen, General Manager of MBSR. "We welcome families from all over the country to experience the Grand Strand's beautiful beaches and fun-filled attractions that make it such a popular vacation destination." read more

"The players, the golf course, our staff and the volunteers put on a great show for the fans," said Tony Mancilla, Island Resort GM and event co-chair. "It's gratifying to see the outpouring of community support for an event that has become something everyone involved looks forward to each year." read more

"This already is one of the better tournaments on tour," said the former Michigan State star who has one Symetra Tour win (2013 Symetra Classic) and won the Michigan Women's Open in 2011. "It's a great golf course. The crowds were great." read more

"I still think it's realistic to suppose that by 2020 we'll have witnessed the first Chinese to win on the PGA Tour in America," said Sir Nick Faldo ahead of this week's Faldo Series China Championship. read more

Matt Dobyns of Glen Head, N.Y. made a three-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole to overtake Ben Polland, who suffered a disastrous double bogey, and capture his second PGA Professional National Championship Wednesday at The Philadelphia Cricket Club. read more

"This is the place to be," said Tullymore Golf Resort CEO Terry Schieber. "We have great golf courses, great lodging, great dining, really the perfect golf destination here. Having the Symetra Tour come this week adds yet another level of excitement to what is already a great holiday week." read more

PGA of America President Derek Sprague. "The PGA has enjoyed three memorable National Championships at Sunriver, and we anticipate our 50th Championship in 2017 will deliver another great chapter in PGA member history." read more

With a thrilling one-stroke victory at the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay, Jordan Spieth became the youngest two-time major champion in 93 years and opened the path for an alternate to gain a berth in the 33rd PGA Grand Slam of Golf, Oct. 20-21, at Trump National Golf Club - Los Angeles. read more

"Yet again the Faldo Series Cambodia was a great success, showcasing some of the region's future champions. I was blown away with the ability of some of the youngsters. Anyone shooting 66 at age 14 is a rare talent," said David Baron, Director of Golf at the Angkor Golf Resort. read more

Lydia Ko: "I am so excited to play on the same famous links course that has hosted the men's Open Championship over the years because it feels like you are part of history." read more

"I take tremendous pride in the fact that golf is starting to take off in Cambodia and that the course that I designed in Siem Reap is playing such a significant role in helping the game to grow," said Sir Nick Faldo, ahead of the Faldo Series Cambodia Championship. read more

"The Troon Summer Series gives area golfers a chance to slip out after work, sneak in a quick nine-hole event and experience Troon Golf at some amazing courses throughout the Valley of the Sun," said Kris Strauss, vice president, sales and marketing, Troon. read more