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FACT SHEET — U.S. Open Local Qualifier, Cherry Valley Club, Garden City, N.Y. (Wednesday, May 16)

FACT SHEET — U.S. Open Local Qualifier (Wednesday, May 16, 2018) Cherry Valley Club, Garden City, N.Y.   Course Note Cherry Valley Club was designed by Devereux Emmet, a pioneering American golf architect who was responsible for more than 150 courses worldwide. The club, which is located in Nassau County, opened for play in 1916. 2018 U.S. Open Championship – Shinnecock ... Read More »

The 65th PGA Merchandise Show, the “MAJOR of Golf Business,” Brought the World of Golf Together to Drive Business Forward in 2018

    The MAJOR of Golf Business         The 65th PGA Merchandise Show, the “MAJOR of Golf Business,”  Brought the World of Golf Together to Drive Business Forward in 2018   (Media photos available at: www.PGAShow.com/media)   ORLANDO, Fla. (January 26, 2018) — The 65th PGA Merchandise Show, the industry’s annual “MAJOR of Golf Business,” came to a close Jan. 26, in Orlando, ... Read More »

The Open Championship First Round News & Notes

St Andrews, Scotland (SportsNetwork.com) – Like many others in the field, Phil Mickelson got off to a quick start in the first round of the Open Championship, then had to hang on coming in as the weather got more difficult. The 2013 champion was 3-under par after five holes, but had three bogeys and two birdies the rest of the ... Read More »

McIlroy says he’ll miss British Open

(SportsNetwork.com) – Rory McIlroy will not defend his title at the British Open. The world’s No. 1 player announced Wednesday he has withdrawn from the tournament due to a ruptured ligament in his left ankle. “After much consideration, I have decided not to play in the Open Championship at St. Andrews,” McIlroy released via his Instagram account. “I’m taking a ... Read More »

Gomez cruises to 4-shot win in Memphis

Memphis, TN (SportsNetwork.com) – Fabian Gomez closed with a 4-under 66 Sunday and rolled to a 4-stroke win at the St. Jude Classic. Gomez ended his first PGA Tour title at 13-under-par 267. “I’m so happy to win and I know that being from Argentina that Angel (Cabrera) and Roberto (De Vicenzo) will be really happy about it,” Gomez said ... Read More »

Woods will play the Masters

Augusta, GA (SportsNetwork.com) – Tiger Woods announced on his website Friday that he will play the Masters, where he has won four times. “I’m playing in the Masters. It’s obviously very important to me, and I want to be there,” Woods said on his website. “I’ve worked a lot on my game and I’m looking forward to competing. I’m excited ... Read More »

Every rallies to repeat at Bay Hill

Orlando, FL (SportsNetwork.com) – Matt Every came from behind on Sunday to win the Arnold Palmer Invitational for a second straight year. Every fired a 6-under 66 to end at 19-under-par 269. He followed Tiger Woods as the second straight back-to-back winner at this event. “Last year, I just made everything, but this year, for me, I was driving it ... Read More »

Johnson focusing on the game of life

By Kevin Currie Coming back from his six-month leave of absence, Dustin Johnson’s outlook for 2015 seemed cloudy to the prognosticators, but not to him. He has played five events and contended in three of them. He missed the cut in his first start at the Farmers Insurance Open and failed to play the weekend at the Honda Classic. Johnson ... Read More »

Day’s Win Caps Tough Week in Golf

By Kevin Currie – Golf Editor, The Sports Network Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – Jason Day has been teetering on the edge of greatness for a few years now. He took another step in the direction on Sunday. Day’s win at the Farmers Insurance Open was a big step forward for a player who can’t seem to stay healthy. It also ... Read More »