Naples News & Events

  • Ace Group Classic Tickets on Sale

    Tickets to the 2011 ACE Group Classic are now on sale. The annual Champions Tour event will return Feb. 14-20 to The Quarry in Naples, the site of Fred Couples dramatic win in 2010. In celebration of the Holidays, the tournament is offering a special promotion for free golf during the month of December to the first 250 buyers of the new $99 Ultimate Gol ...

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  • Golf Tourney Helps Raise $1.5 Million for The Immokalee Foundation

    The team of Kevin Johnson, Wayne Meland, Dan Murphy and Craig Norton, playing the first nine holes with Mark Lye and the second nine holes with Peter Jacobsen, took first place at The Immokalee Foundation 2010 Charity Classic Pro-Am golf tournament at Bay Colony Golf Club in Naples. The popular tournament paired 24 of the world’s greatest golfers ...

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  • Banner Field Begins 22nd Shark Shootout

    An impressive field of individuals will meet as partners in Naples this week for the 22nd annual The Shark Shootout. Here are some interesting notes regarding this special group who will compete at Tiburón Golf Club for the tenth straight year. ...

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  • Order Your Tickets for the Shark Shootout Today

    There is less than a week to purchase your tickets to Southwest Florida's only PGA Tour event. Friday and Saturday 18th Green Reserved tickets are going fast. Collier Club daily and weekly tickets are still available. To order tickets, please call 888-66-SHARK or (239) 254-9770. Online orders can be placed at www.thesharkshootout.com. You can pick up t ...

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  • ESPN's Chris Berman to Blitz Shark Shootout Pro-Am

    The 22nd annual Shark Shootout, hosted by Greg Norman, is almost here. Scheduled for Dec. 8-12, the one-of-a-kind competition will feature 12 two-man professional teams competing in a mixed-format of modified alternate shot, better ball and scramble. Tiburon Golf Club at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort will host the event. The team of Jerry Kelly and Steve ...

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  • Golfers Raise $64,000 for FGCU Foundation

    FORT MYERS – Golfers and supporters raised $64,000 during the 19th Annual Florida Gulf Coast University Founder’s Cup Golf Tournament at Grey Oaks Country Club in Naples. The total boosts the amount generated by past tournaments to more than $988,000 for the Florida Gulf Coast University Foundation, which provides funds to enhance scientifi ...

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  • Shark Shootout News and Notes

    It is always interesting to follow the progress of Shark Shootout rookies. Last year, Rickie Fowler competed in his first Shootout, was the youngest player in the field and was ranked 262nd in the Official World Golf Rankings. As of today, Fowler is ranked 25th in the world after his first full year as a professional. Fowler, by the way, will be in Nap ...

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  • Dick McPhail Named General Manager of TwinEagles

    The Ronto Group has named Richard J. McPhail, CCM, as general manager/chief operating officer of TwinEagles, with responsibility for managing all club operations. For the past three years, McPhail was general manager at both Shadow Wood Country Club and The Brooks Commons Club in Estero, Fla. He was previously responsible for club operations at Estero C ...

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  • The Club at Mediterra Expands Facility

    The Club at Mediterra announced recently that it would be expanding its facilities. After a much publicized and challenging turnover from the developer of Mediterra to its members, the club is expanding just six months after the highly successful campaign ended Dec. 3, 2009. “The success of the turnover was greater than the financial model and pro ...

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  • Even Good Enough to Give Henry Bayou Classic Title

    ST. PETERSBURG - Ryan Henry came home in 2-under-par 34 to finish with an even par round of 72 and in the process claimed his first victory on the West Florida Golf Tour. Henry was the only player in the field to shoot par around the Bayou Club Monday afternoon.  The players were treated with a real test of golf as the 7,100-yard layout showed why ...

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