Arizona News & Events

  • TPC Scottsdale Named Host Venue for 2009 Champions Tour National Qualifying Finals

    The PGA TOUR announced today that TPC Scottsdale in Arizona has been selected as host venue for the 2009 Champions Tour National Qualifying Finals. The culmination of two stages of regional qualifying, the Champions Tour National Qualifying Finals will be held Nov. 17-20 on the club’s Champions Course. The top-five finishers will receive fully-e ...

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  • FBR Open's 16th Hole to be First-Ever Fully-Encolsed Stadium Hole

    Already one of the most recognizable venues on the PGA Tour, the 16th hole at the FBR Open will take its raucousness to new extremes in 2009. Known for its daunting decibel level, take-no-prisoners crowd and fraternity party-like atmosphere, the 16th hole at TPC Scottsdale has become an institution on the PGA Tour, providing a litany of memorable moment ...

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  • Golf Digest Honors Trilogy Golf Club at Vistancia as its Only Five-Star Course in Arizona

    In Golf Digest’s most recent 2008-2009 edition of its Places to Play guide, Trilogy Golf Club at Vistancia was one of only 23 golf club’s nationwide - and the only golf course in the state of Arizona - to earn the publication’s coveted 5-Star designation. The 5-Star designation is determined by combining the opinions of official Golf Dige ...

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  • Fifth Annual Longbow Golf Fest Approaching

    Longbow to host the Longbow Golf Fest on Saturday, January 24, 2009 Mesa’s Longbow Golf Club will host the fifth annual Longbow Golf Fest on Saturday, January 24, 2009; beginning at 9 a.m. This community golf event is designed to introduce new golfers to the game, provide a venue for avid golfers to hone their skills and test new equipment ...

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  • Southwest Section PGA Names Annual Special Award Recipients

    The Southwest Section PGA recently announced its 2008 Special Award Winners at its annual meeting. Matthew Grobe of Dragon Ridge Golf Club in Las Vegas won the Bill Strausbaugh Award, which recognizes PGA Professionals “who by their day-to-day efforts have distinguished themselves by mentoring their fellow PGA Professionals in improving their em ...

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  • Seven OB Sports-Managed Courses Honored By Golfweek Magazine

    SCOTTSDALE, Az. - Seven OB Sports-managed golf courses were honored by Golfweek magazine in several ranking categories including Best New, Best Casino, Top 100 Resort Courses and Top 100 Residential Courses. The David McLay Kidd-designed Tetherow Golf Club and the John Fought-designed Players Course at Indian Wells Golf Resort were honored as 2008 Best New ...

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  • Sunridge Canyon named one of Golf World reader's top 50 public courses in U.S.

    Golf World magazine readers chose SunRidge Canyon Golf Club in Fountain Hills as the 26th best public golf course in the United States in a recent Reader’s Choice poll conducted by the magazine. Reader’s Choice Awards were based solely on reader input gathered by Golf Digest Publications’ Research Resource Center via an online poll ...

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  • Local Radio Program To Host Annual Holiday Golf Tournament

    Arizona’s Bunker to Bunker, The Golf Show, is hosting its annual Holiday golf tournament on Sunday, December 7th at Trilogy at Vistancia Golf Club.  The event will benefit Toys For Tots, www.toysfortots.org. “The Bunker to Bunker Tour ties into local charities for each event but the Holiday event is the most enjoyable of them ...

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  • Wildfire Golf Club Raises $50,331 at Charity Golf Tournament

    JW Marriott Wildfire Golf Club, one of the premier golf resort destinations in Arizona, today announced that $50,331 was raised at the 7th Annual Children's Miracle Network Charity Golf Tournament held on Monday, September 15, 2008. All of the proceeds from this year's tournament were donated to the Phoenix Children's Hospital. The 2008 event marked the ...

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  • Omni Tucson National Golf Resort's

    LEGEND’S BAR & GRILL IS READY TO SERVE FOR ELECTION NIGHT From “Poll Sliders” mini burgers to “Red Recovery” cocktails and more, Legend’s Bar & Grill at Omni Tucson National Resort is transforming into a dynamic election night headquarters. Serving as a central post for Election Night 2008, L ...

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