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"We're very excited to bring the state's best mid-amateurs and seniors to a wonderful facility like the Traditions Club," said Rob Addington, Executive Director for the Texas Golf Association. "We've had the opportunity to assist in the administration of Texas A&M's college events, so we know the golf course will be a great test and an enjoyable experience for the players." read more

Six individuals topped their respective Flights on Friday at the conclusion of the 72-hole 2014 Golf Channel Amateur Tour National Championships at Grayhawk and Talking Stick Golf Clubs in Scottsdale, Ariz. 606 golfers from 48 U.S. states, Puerto Rico and Canada represented the largest tournament field in Am Tour history. read more

"Events like these support our year-round programming and help us achieve our mission to provide health and educational opportunities for youth throughout the community," said Nancy Lieberman, Basketball Hall of Famer and Founder of the Nancy Lieberman Foundation. "Perhaps one of our most exciting additions to this year's event is the support of Annika Sorenstam." read more

Captains Ben Crenshaw (1999), Tom Lehman (2006) and Davis Love III (2008) will be joined by 17 other past Ryder Cup players at the Nature Valley First Tee Open, a 54-hole Champions Tour event being played at the Pebble Beach Golf Links and Poppy Hills Golf Course. read more

"It's not often that a golf club and resort are able to hold a tournament of this stature and we are indeed fortunate to be hosting the Mid-Amateur this year," said Laddie Hunter, golf sales and marketing director for The Golf Club at Lansdowne. "We are continually looking for high caliber events to showcase our wonderful golf courses and magnificent resort and look forward to a marvelous event this week." read more

October is Long Drive Month on Golf Channel. The first of three RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship episodes debuts on Oct. 14. Each chronicle the compelling qualifying action that leads to the Las Vegas Final 8 and the major live event on Nov. 4 from Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort. read more

"We are excited to start this season on our home course and pay tribute to one of our all-time Aggie greats," said Trelle McCombs, head coach of the Texas A&M women's golf team. "Our student-athletes have played many practice rounds at the Traditions Club in anticipation of this event, and they all have raved about the conditions and playability of the golf course." read more

"We strongly encourage our loyal Humana Challenge supporters and all golf fans to plan ahead and take advantage of this 2-for-1 ticket offer because special offers on our daily and weekly tickets will not get any better than this leading into the 2015 tournament," said Humana Challenge Executive Director/CEO Bob Marra. "The fan experience and the player field at the Humana Challenge gets better each year." read more

"This is awesome," said Horsfield, of Davenport, Florida. "This is such a great field and for my first AJGA win, it was great. This is my biggest win so far in my junior career so I'm pretty happy right now." read more

Among the group of Tamarack registered players are Dick Siderowf, one of America's most renowned amateurs and a member of Century Golf Club in Purchase, New York, and George Zahringer III, a member of Deepdale Golf Club on Long Island, who won the 2013 British Senior Amateur, the 2002 U.S. Mid-Amateur, multiple Long Island Amateurs, as well as four consecutive Met Amateur Championship titles. read more

The eighth annual Junior PLAYERS Championship presented by TaylorMade-adidas Golf will tee off at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. The all-boys field, made up of 78 players from 17 states, Argentina, Australia, Canada, China, France, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Norway, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Taiwan, United Kingdom and Vietnam will compete. read more

"This Pebble Beach trio - a legendary course, a formidable beast and a true links layout - ensures an unforgettable golf adventure for all of our competitors," said Golfweek Director of Events Armand Cimaroli. "The inherent challenge, coupled with the event's camaraderie, continues to cement the Golfweek Pro-Am as a must-play tournament for golfers year after year." read more

"We are honoured to host the Ricoh Women's British Open in 2017," said Alan Hogg, chief executive at Kingsbarns. "We have welcomed tour events to Kingsbarns for many years but this will be on a different scale." read more

Taking place at the Great Waters Course at Reynolds Plantation near Greensboro, Ga., the field of 40 (20 men and 20 women) represent 20 seasons of Big Break, including several of the series' most memorable competitors who are playing on the world's top professional tours. Fifteen Big Break champions are entered in the field. read more

"The Wyndham Championship is an important event for McConnell Golf as it allows our combined staff from all clubs to showcase their talents in helping to host such a large event," said McConnell Golf founder and CEO John McConnell. "It gives us an excellent venue for our employees to develop teamwork, gain new skills, and develop confidence that they can use at their own clubs." read more