The Water’s Edge GC Reopens After Major Renovation

By | May 30, 2008

The Water’s Edge Golf Course in Penhook, Va., has reopened following a $5 million renovation by renowned golf architect Richard Mandell and Aspen Corporation.   Details of the course renovations were showcased during a grand reopening ceremony held at The Water’s Edge Country Club. Members gathered with several regional PGA golf professionals to hear the […]

Vandals Hit Torrey Pines Course Again; Security Tightened

By | May 30, 2008

For the second time in a month, vandals damaged a signature hole at Torrey Pines Golf Course in La Jolla, Calif., this time just weeks before the course was set to host the U.S. Open from June 9-15.   Commenting on the latest incident at the cliffside, par-3 third of Torrey Pines’ South Course (the […]


Man Arrested in Las Cruces CC Golf Cart Heist

By | May 29, 2008

Las Cruces (Texas) Police have arrested a suspect in the April theft and vandalism of five golf carts from the Las Cruces Country Club, according to a Las Cruces Police news release.   John Ryan Kinkaid, 22, was arrested and charged with one count of non-residential burglary, a fourth-degree felony.   Police detectives alleged that […]


Jackson Esoda Wins GCSAA Collegiate Grant

By | May 29, 2008

Jackson Esoda of Marietta, Ga., will receive the 2008 Joseph S. Garske Collegiate Grant from the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA).   The $2,500 grant was established in honor of Par Aide company founder Joseph S. Garske. It is funded by Par Aide and administered by The Environmental Institute for Golf, the philanthropic […]


Brian McTasney Named CFO for ForeFront Group

By | May 29, 2008

ForeFront Group, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of ForeFront Holdings, Inc. and a leading supplier of golf bags and golf accessories, has named Brian J. McTasney as its new Chief Financial Officer, according to Stan Harris, Chief Executive Officer.     Most recently, Mr. McTasney served as Chief Financial Officer of Griffin Technology in Nashville, Tenn., […]


GreenCast® Offers Solutions for Superintendents

By | May 29, 2008

Syngenta Professional Products recently announced a newly redesigned and enhanced GreenCast information service (www.greencastonline.com). The GreenCast online portal offers its users free access to a wealth of information, to help golf course superintendents make more informed agronomic and business decisions. The new enhancements will help educate superintendents about pest management through an improved library, podcasts/video, […]