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The Lone Star state hosted the PGA Tour for a second week this spring as the best players challenged the Golf Cub of Houston in Humble. University of Georgia alumni and Titlist brand Ambassador Russell Henley, beat South Korean Sung Kang to win the Shell Houston Open and a spot at the Masters.
Playing the new Srixon-ZStar golf ball Spaniard Miguel Angel Jiminez, The Most Interesting Man in Golf, won the Mississippi Golf Classic at the Tom Fazio designed Fallen Oak Golf Club, in a playoff versus Gene Sauers. This is the second year in a row that “the Mechanic” won the PGA Tour Champions event at the Beau Rivage Resort & Casino’s golf course.
What a strange turn of events on the last day of the ANA Inspiration, the first major for the LPGA, won by Honma Golf Team member So Yeon Ryu in a one hole playoff with Lexi Thompson, who had been given a 4 stroke penalty on the 12th hole, after a viewer had sent in an inquiry on Lexi not placing her ball back in the proper position on Saturday. Ryu and her caddie, mother and friends made a big splash in Poppie’s Pond.
Unfortunately Tiger Woods has missed another playing of the Masters due to chronic back trouble. Dustin Johnson, the odds on favorite, fell and hurt himself bad enough to withdraw Wednesday.
SERGIO wins the Masters in a one hole playoff over Justin Rose to finally become a major champion. The 37 year old Garcia, playing Taylor Made clubs and ball, received the “Green Jacket” on his boyhood idol, Seve Ballesteros’ 60th Birthday, 4/9/2017. A big shout out to Matt Kuchar for his hole-in-one on the par 3, 16th to catapult him to a tie for fourth, the highest American in the field.
Thirty-nine year old Cristie Kerr, with husband Erik on the bag, won the Lotte Championship presented by Hershey at the Ko Olina Golf Club in Oahu, Hawaii for her first win since November of 2015 and her 19th LPGA win, using her PXG clubs.
Stephen Ames won his first PGA TOUR Champions event at TPC Sugarloaf outside Atlanta, the Mitsubishi Electric Classic at the age of 54.
Wesley Bryan, the first native South Carolinian to win the RBC Heritage, beat Luke Donald by one stroke at Harbor Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island for his first win on the PGA TOUR.
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David J. Daubert – Editor
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The Titleist Players Collection includes the Players 4, Players 5 and Players 14 stand bag models, identified by organizational preference in 4-way, 5-way and 14-way
Bermuda Sands, designers and manufacturers of exceptional performance apparel for leisure sports and activities, is pleased to introduce their Women’s Spring 17 Collection, inspired by
coLLo™ Apparel, makers of high performance, UPF 50+ sunblocking men’s golf shirts, announced today it will offer a limited-edition 2017 skin cancer awareness shirt during
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OnCore Golf has officially released their tour ball, the ELIXR to the market. Their most advanced ball release yet, the ELIXIR upholds OnCore’s commitment to
The Antigua Group, Inc. – one of the nation’s leading designers and marketers of lifestyle and golf apparel under the distinguished Antigua brand has announced
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Tim Cooke, The Sea Pines Resort’s PGA Director of Golf Instruction, has been honored in GOLF Magazine’s list of “Top 100 Teachers in America” 2017-2018.
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How many of us who travel through Georgia on I-75 ever stop and “smell the roses,” or said another way, enjoy the many offerings of
One of Arnold Palmer’s great signature designs in North Florida has opened full time to the public. Hidden Hills, located in the Arlington area of
The Mike Strantz designed masterpiece in Pawley’s Island is a Consensus Top 100 Layout and Myrtle Beach’s Most Popular Course. Golf Digest unveiled its biennial
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Omni Hotels & Resorts wants this summer to be all about golf and good friends, so it’s offering great golf packages for groups of “fore”
Bobby Weed Golf Design has completed its renovation of the golf course and practice facilities at Pleasant Valley Country Club, thus concluding its five-year relationship
I was recently invited by the folks at The Georgia Golf Trail to take a little trip and experience a few of their golf courses.
On the scorecard, hole 17 at Kingsmill Resort’s River Course In Williamsburg, Virginia reads just like any other par 3 around the world: 177 yards.
RedTail Golf Club, the tranquil luxury gated residential community in the subtle rolling hills of Lake County, just northeast of Orlando has been awarded 1st
Callaway Gardens, the beautiful 2,500 acre resort located in Pine Mountain Georgia, has chosen Yamaha Golf-Car Company to supply fleet golf cars, utility vehicles and
The Bag Boy Chiller Hybrid Stand Bag has been awarded Golf Digest Editors’ Choice for 2017 for the category of Best Hybrid Golf Bag. “We
Integrity Golf Company, a golf-course management company dedicated to sound business practices and exceptional customer service, announces that 9-hole rates now are being offered at
The 2016 Senior PGA Champion, Rocco Mediate, has signed a multi-year deal with Vertical Groove Golf, LLC, and is now teeing off with the Vertical
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The National Golf Course Owners Association (NGCOA) has named GOLFZON as their “Official Golf Simulator Partner.” GOLFZON, established in South Korea in 2000, is a
Global sports entertainment leader Topgolf® opened the doors to its fourth Dallas/Ft. Worth and ninth Texas location. The new three level, 65,000-square-foot venue is the
Marriott Golf, one of the world’s premier golf operators, today announced its annual awards for golf excellence across the Company’s portfolio of properties. The Ritz-Carlton
Two-Time Major Champion, John Daly, captured his first professional tournament victory in the U.S. since 2004 using the new Vertical Groove Driver to win the