News for Saturday, October 25, 2003


News 2003 October 25


2003: Perspective - Sorenstam all set to ‘step right up’

This May the zoo goes up against the circus. Lions and tigers and Sorenstams.

2003: Our Opinion - Go get ’em, Annika

Annika Sorenstam has decided to test her game against PGA Tour professionals in Fort Worth, Texas, this spring.

2003: The Skilled Player - All about rhythm

Dave Pelz says that nature provides pace; it’s up to player to make it work.

2003: Business - True Temper feeling good about Blue

Even though True Temper introduced a second shaft in the BiMatrx series, the BiMatrx Rocket, sales remained steady but unspectacular.

2003: Business - Persimmon persistence keeps Louisville in play

Even in a market dominated by modern technology, Elmore Just continues to innovate and survive.

2003: Business - Titleist makes SoLo entrance

In a move designed to grab a substantial share of the $20-per-dozen, “soft-and-long” ball segment dominated by the Precept Lady and Maxfli Noodle, Titleist is introducing the DT SoLo.

2003: Business - Callaway dips feet into new business

Can Callaway Golf be all things to all golfers?

2003: College - Daughter takes after Fuzzy

When it comes to golf and life, Gretchen Zoeller takes her cues from her father, Fuzzy.

2003: PGA European Tour - Dream Match

Els and Woods would defy odds if they meet in WGC-Match Play

2003: PGA Tour - Oberholser again on stage with Woods

Arron Oberholser has never lacked for confidence. OK, he can be downright cocky.

2003: PGA Tour - Tiger’s return can’t be beat

Looking more comfortable each day, Tiger Woods fought through the rust of a two-month sabbatical, the aftereffects of knee surgery and first-round struggles to win the Buick Invitational.

2003: Perspective - A fix that would satisfy our fix

The fix was in at Torrey Pines.

2003: Newsmakers - British Am change may not lure top amateurs

The British Amateur's change of dates may continue to keep top American amateurs at home.

2003: Newsmakers - New name, outlook as Nationwide debuts

When Bill Calfee meets with Nationwide Tour players in two weeks at the Clearwater Classic in New Zealand, his will be a message of growth and promise.

2003: Newsmakers - Curious Sorenstam takes a shot

Though a generous handful of suitors came calling, it was Annika Sorenstam who stepped forward and made the call when she would debut on the PGA Tour.

2003: Perspective - Mickelson draws fire, bemusement

Phil Mickelson was trying to bring heat in the parking lot at Poppy Hills.

2003: Our Opinion - Life without Tiger

The West Coast Swing, even sans an injured Tiger Woods, has shown plenty of life.

2003: Club Life - Stop the madness!

The golf psycho, for the uninitiated, is the person who has become so caught up in technological minutia that he, or she, can think or talk of nothing else.

2003: Destination - Toast of Coast

Resort foursome features: Great golf and pause to pamper