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2014-08-27 12:27:41

OWASSO, Okla., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Golf facilities across the country will host special events and collect donations this Labor Day weekend (Aug. 29 - Sept. 1) for Patriot Golf Day, the primary fundraiser for Folds of Honor, a charitable organization that provides educational scholarships and assistance to the families of military members disabled or killed in service to our country. Nearly 5,200 facilities are registered to host Patriot Golf Day nationwide....

2014-08-13 08:26:26

GLEN COVE, N.Y., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kristen Gillman earned a come-from-behind 2-up victory over Brooke Mackenzie Henderson in the 36-hole championship match of the 2014 U.S. Women's Amateur Championship last weekend at the 6,297-yard, par-70 Nassau Country Club. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140812/135569 "I kept hitting shots right into the pin," said Gillman, who is just 16 years old and has verbally committed to the University of Alabama in 2016. The...

2014-07-21 23:01:43

The United States Golf Association (USGA) announced that the Hong Kong Golf Association has adopted the USGA’s Golf Handicap and Information Network® (GHIN) for its more than 15,000 subscribers. Far Hills, N.J. (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 The United States Golf Association (USGA) announced that the Hong Kong Golf Association has adopted the USGA’s Golf Handicap and Information Network® (GHIN) for its more than 15,000 subscribers. Formed in 1968 with a mission to govern and...

2014-06-24 08:27:12

HOBE SOUND, Fla., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 United States Open golf tournament, sponsored by the United States Golf Association (USGA), was held at the Pinehurst Resort and Country Club in Pinehurst, North Carolina on June 12-15. Americans For Responsible Advertising Incorporated (AFRA) recorded and analyzed five hours of the NBC television broadcast on the last day of the tournament. During those five hours there were 122 full-screen and partial-screen commercials...

2014-06-20 23:01:18

The United States Golf Association (USGA) and Chevron have awarded their 2014 STEM Scholarships to 20 high school seniors who will pursue science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) disciplines in college. Far Hills, N.J (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 The United States Golf Association (USGA) and Chevron have awarded their 2014 STEM Scholarships to 20 high school seniors who will pursue science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) disciplines in college. The scholarship recipients are...

2014-06-09 08:21:37

TORRANCE, Calif., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Open Championships repeatedly produce some of the best moments in golf history and this year should be no different. For the first time, the world's best male and female golfers will compete in back-to-back championships on the same course at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club in the Village of Pinehurst, NC, from June 9 to 22. Lexus is returning as the official vehicle of the U.S. Open Championships in partnership with the...

2014-06-03 23:03:44

Crew from Long® Fence will construct barricades and fencing to minimize golfer distraction and keep the tournament safe for participants and spectators. Capitol Heights, MD (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Long® Fence Co. Inc. was chosen by the United States Golf Association (USGA) to supply barricades for both the 2014 Men's and Women's U.S. Open tournaments to be held at Pinehurst Resort and County Club in North Carolina. As one of the tournament's preferred vendors, Long...

2014-02-20 23:02:32

In a demonstration of their ongoing commitment to science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education, the United States Golf Association (USGA) and Chevron announced a new scholarship program for qualified high school seniors who are pursuing college careers in STEM disciplines. Far Hills, NJ (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 In a demonstration of their ongoing commitment to science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education, the United States Golf Association (USGA) and Chevron...

2014-02-03 08:24:33

VANCOUVER, Wash., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Oaks Country Club (ROCC) initiated in 2012, a scholarship and mentoring program to benefit the youth of Clark County who exemplify outstanding academic achievement, high school golf athleticism, and community citizenship. The Scholar Golf Athlete Program was developed to honor and encourage area high school golfers by receiving courtesy membership privileges to ROCC for the duration of their high school golf participation. The first...

2014-01-07 23:01:28

Free app offers smart-search access to rules information. Far Hills, NJ (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 As part of its continuing commitment to provide greater clarity and broader distribution of the Rules of Golf, the United States Golf Association (USGA) today launched an enhanced version of its Rules of Golf mobile application for iOS and Android devices. The application features a smart-search capability that connects users to the Rules information contained in the most recent versions of...


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  • A bat.
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