Arizona News & Events

  • WGC - Accenture Match Play Announces Format Change

    In 2011, The World Golf Championships - Accenture Match Play Championship will determine a champion via an 18-hole championship match for the first time in the event’s history.  The quarterfinals shift from Saturday morning to the afternoon and the semifinals move from Saturday afternoon to Sunday morning. The 18-hole championship and consol ...

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  • Billy Mayfair Wins PGA Tour Q-School Final

    Phoenix native Billy Mayfair closed with a 2-under 70 to win the final stage of the PGA Tour’s qualifying school tournament Monday, one shot ahead of William McGirt (68). Mayfair finished 18-under for the tournament, earning $50,000 for first place. Golfers who were at 9-under or better received a PGA Tour card, including four Nationwide players w ...

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  • SunRidge Canyon Golf Club Purchased by Don and Cindy Misheff

    Don and Cindy Misheff, part-time Fountain Hills residents, recently announced the acquisition of SunRidge Canyon Golf Club in Fountain Hills, Arizona. The Misheffs along with key management purchased the club from Sunbelt Holdings. ...

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  • Scottsdale's Gateway Tour Granted Two Nationwide Exemptions in 2011

    Scottsdale, Arizona based Gateway Pro Tour announced that for the upcoming season the Gateway Pro Tour will be granted player exemptions for two Nationwide Tour events in 2011. Playing exemptions will be offered to Gateway Pro Tour members for the BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX, which will be played May 19-22 in South Carolina, and the Prefer ...

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  • Golfers Earn Top-Rated Prizes at Fiesta Bowl Hole-in-One Finale

    Nathan Janecek of Scottsdale, Arizona landed his “million dollar shot” inside 12 feet to finish first in the 26th Annual Fiesta Bowl Million Dollar Hole-in-One presented by Fox Sports Arizona on Sunday, Nov. 14th. Janecek’s shot (11’ 7”) was closest to the 150-yard hole and he selected a one-year membership t ...

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  • Fiesta Bowl Million Dollar Hole-In-One Approaching Final Sunday

    The nation’s top Hole-in-One competition, the Fiesta Bowl Million Dollar Hole-in-One, is approaching the final shootout on Sunday, November 14th at Phoenix’s historic Arizona Biltmore Golf Club. For just $1 a shot, thousands of golfers/ gamblers aim for an ace on a custom-built 125-yard hole. The top 20 finishers each day receive fabulous ...

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  • Compete in the Inaugural Phoenix City Team Championship

    Phoenix has been afflicted with golf fever for decades. At the beginning of each PGA Tour golf season, legions of revelers and golf fans faithfully invade TPC Scottsdale for the Waste Management – don’t call me FBR Open. Now it’s your turn to take center stage and claim golf immortality. The inaugural City of Phoenix Team Championship ...

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  • Be One of the First to Experience Callaway's New Diablo Octane Driver

    Troon Golf and Callaway Golf invite you to be one of the first golfers to experience the brand new Diablo Octane Driver. Fueled by forged composite, this is the perfect driver for any level of golfer giving players an average of eight more yards than titanium off the tee. You are invited to test this brand new Callaway product at the following Troon ...

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  • Go Green for a Shot at $1 Million

    Eco-friendly amateur golfers will earn twice as many shots at $1 million this year at the Fiesta Bowl Million Dollar Hole-in-One presented by Fox Sports Arizona. As part of a new partnership with Dixon Golf, the Hole-in-One will offer buy-one-get-one-free savings to golfers who recycle their used balls. Dixon Golf will set up a recycling booth at the ...

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  • The Duke Golf Club Set To Host Next Desert Junior Golf Tour Event

    Top area junior golfers will compete for honor and an AJGA exemption at the Desert Junior Golf Tour’s next event on November 13-14 at the Duke Golf Club in Maricopa. This 36-hole, weekend event features four boys divisions (for ages 8-9, 10-11, 12-14 and 15-19) and three girls divisions (for ages 8-11, 12-14 and 15-19). This event is considered ...

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