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"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

"Volunteers provide the fuel that make the PGA Grand Slam of Golf engine run," said Bob Jeffrey, Championship Director. "The sensations and emotions each volunteer feels knowing they played a key role in executing the event, featuring the four major winners in the 2015 season, is a feeling they won't ever forget." read more

"Because of the great turnout and feedback we received, more HD Golf sponsored tournaments will run in the fall as golfers start to head back indoors," said Todd Richardson, President of Interactive Sports Technologies Inc. read more

"Atlantic City Golf is gaining more and more positive notoriety and this week's tournament certainly brings worldwide attention to a member course and our entire destination," said Harry Bittner, President of the Greater Atlantic City Golf Association. read more

"There are already more amateurs and professionals who are participating in this event compared to last year. The time of year, the weather, and the location all play a role in the interest we've seen for 2015," says Ron Schmid, PGA, CPGA Executive Director. read more