News for Monday, November 30, 2009


News 2009 November 30


White to step away from college golf

with news that Ohio State's Allie White won't be returning to college golf in the spring.

Allie White is expanding her horizons, and next spring, that won’t include college golf.

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Image gurus suggest Woods take control

When it comes to dealing with a personal crisis, Tiger Woods could learn a lot from David Letterman, media experts say.

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Experts debate hit on Tiger’s marketability

Hit on Tiger’s marketability?

Tiger Woods’ play on the course – and his previously spotless record off it – made him a model pitchman. But post-accident, will his marketability suffer? Ad Age addresses the question for

Tiger headlines from around world

Some headlines from around the world on Tiger Woods and his car accident outside his Florida home.

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Golf bags: Light and innovative

Previewing new golf bags

More than ever, golf bags are the beneficiary of new materials and designs. The biggest battle in the bag arena is among lightweight stand bags. James Achenbach explains.

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Woods to skip Chevron World Challenge

Woods to skip Chevron event

Citing injuries from his SUV accident, Tiger Woods announced Monday on his Web site that he will skip the Chevron World Challenge.

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Great Q-School storylines at Bear Lakes

says David Duval is one of several big names teeing it up at Q-School this week.

We got quite a treat the last time the Q-School finals visited Bear Lakes Country Club in West Palm Beach, Fla. This year shouldn’t be any different.

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Player of the Week: Alexis Thompson

Alexis Thompson, of Coral Springs, Fla., won the AJGA’s Polo Golf Junior Classic, played at PGA National’s Champion Course in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.

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Player of the Week: Oliver Schniederjans

Oliver Schniederjans, of Powder Springs, Ga., won the AJGA’s Polo Golf Junior Classic, played at PGA National’s Champion Course in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.

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Look of the Week: Molinari brothers

Brothers Edoardo and Francesco Molinari are a duo to keep an eye on. And we aren’t talking about their golf games – this is about Italian style.

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John Deere Classic renews through 2016

The PGA Tour announced Nov. 30 the title sponsorship renewal of the John Deere Classic through 2016, as well as a two-year extension of its official marketing agreement with the company.

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Golfweek’s Best deals: Pinehurst No. 2

No. 2 offers reduced rate

Looking for exciting Christmas plans? Pinehurst No. 2 has a promotion you can’t pass up.

Leonard to replace Singh at Chevron event

reports that one high-profile player has WD’d from the Chevron World Challenge. And no, it’s not Tiger.

This week’s Chevron World Challenge has lost a high profile entrant thanks to an injury – and no, it’s not Tiger Woods. At least not yet.

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Klein on Design: No. 15, Mission Hills – Olazabal Course

No. 15, Mission Hills

Bradley S. Klein, Golfweek’s architecture editor, offers his opinion on one great hole.

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TPC San Antonio

TPC San Antonio

Greg Norman connects at TPC San Antonio’s AT&T Oaks Course with a test fit for Tour and resort players. Bradley S. Klein explains why the course deserves a spot among the top 100 resort courses.

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Maintaining privacy becoming tough for Woods

Tiger Woods SUV accident

What really happened early Friday morning? The court of public opinion wants answers from Tiger Woods. But asking for privacy and solitude reinforces a standard he set down a long time ago.

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Top 10 stories from the fall season

Top fall women’s stories

Looking for a good way to work off all those Thanksgiving goodies? Here’s one: Take a trip through the Top 10 stories of the women’s fall season – with your host, Julie Williams.

Polo Golf Jr. Classic Junior Fantasy points

With the final Junior Fantasy event in the books, Eric Soderstrom is firmly seated at the top.

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NBC’s ‘Today Show’ weighs in on Woods

says don’t expect Tiger Woods to elaborate any further on what caused his SUV accident.

Will Woods go into more detail on what happened in his early-morning Friday accident? Considering how guarded he always has been involving life inside those Isleworth gates, don’t count on it.