PGA TOUR Courses Play Host to SNGA Tournament of Champions: Former Ivy League Golfer Wins

Las Vegas, Nevada (January 15, 2015)–Max Marsico was a star high school golfer at The Meadows School in Las Vegas and then went on to become the captain of the University of Pennsylvania college golf team. Marsico is now back in Las Vegas and has put together two-straight wins in the Southern Nevada Golf Association […]

Butch Harmon Very Impressed With Golfweek Award of Las Vegas Golfer Brady Exber

Las Vegas, Nev. (January 5, 2015)—It’s true, Las Vegas golfer Brady Exber is an amateur. But don’t let that fool you. The man plays world-class golf. And he’s got the trophies and titles to prove it. But even with all of Exber’s accomplishments, there are two new ones that may top them all–British Senior Amateur […]

Golf Summerlin Las Vegas Courses Host Holiday Junior Event

Las Vegas, Nevada (December 21, 2014)–With the year winding down, many Las Vegas junior golfers are teeing it up at two of three Las Vegas golf courses in Golf Summerlin for their final tournament rounds of the year. The Summerlin Junior Championship, a tournament on the Southwest Junior Golf Tour, is being played at Palm Valley […]

Welcome To Cascata, A VIP Golf Experience Las Vegas-Style

Las Vegas, Nev (Dec. 18, 2014)–Everything’s bigger, better and brighter in Las Vegas. Well, maybe we are just a bit biased, but we especially believe that is true for Las Vegas golf experiences as well. But for a golf outing that you’ll never forget in Las Vegas, tee it up at Cascata and you and your […]

Pete Dye’s The Wolf at Las Vegas Paiute Named Top 100 by Golfweek

Las Vegas, Nevada (December 11, 2014)–There's just something about the Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort. The resort, which is home to three Pete Dye-designed signature golf courses, is a local and visiting Las Vegas golfer favorite. The resort has also earned many awards over the years, and now comes word that the Resort was recently […]

Rory McIlroy Opens 3-2 Odds To Win One Of The Four PGA TOUR 2015 Majors

Las Vegas, Nev. (Dec. 9, 2014)–Whether you’re a Las Vegas resident or visiting our city, if you’re looking for that perfect golf bet, here it is: Betting if your favorite will win a major during the 2014-15 season. That’s four bets for the price of one. And with names like Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Jordan […]

Adam Sperling Promoted to Executive Director of PGA TOUR’s Shriners Hospitals for Children Open

Las Vegas, Nev. (December 8, 2014)–Adam Sperling’s role with the Las Vegas’ PGA TOUR event, the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, is expanding. Sperling, the tournament director of the tournament, was recently promoted to executive director. With the new job title brings loftier expectations, but the potential to have an increased impact both locally and […]

Tame the Wolf at Wolf Creek Golf Club in Mesquite Will Test the Best

Las Vegas, Nevada (December 4, 2014)–The Tame the Wolf Tournament at Top 100 Wolf Creek Golf Club on December 13 will test the best professionals and amateurs. The two-person bring your best scramble will be played from the tips on this challenging course. The event is open to professionals and amateurs and will have a cash […]

Canadian Seann Harlingten Wins Nevada Open and $20,000 First Prize in Mesquite, Nevada

  Mesquite, Nevada–Seann Harlingten, a professional from West   Vancouver, BC, made his second appearance in the Nevada Open memorable when he won the 2014 title with a three-round score of 17-under par. He finished tied after 54 regulation holes with Tom Whitney, a 2010 United States Air Force Academy Graduate. Harlingten made quick work […]

Jared Brentz Wins Para Long Drive World Championships Event at Mesquite Sports and Event Complex

Las Vegas, Nevada (November 9, 2014)–Once again the world championship of Para Long Drive were competed at the Mesquite Sports and Event Complex. The event brings together some of the most inspirational athletes in the world to the tee and grid made famous by the RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship. Double amputee Jared Brentz won […]

Southern Nevada Lady Golfers Win Prestigious Silver Cup Matches

Las Vegas, Nevada (November 7, 2014)–The Silver Cup Matches have been played for 22 years between members of the Northern Nevada Women’s Golf Association and the Women’s Southern Nevada Golf Association. On the course, the ladies from Northern Nevada hold a 12-10 advantage in the overall record, but the team from Southern Nevada won the […]

Two Former Champs Square Off In Early Match of RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship on Golf Channel

Las Vegas, Nevada (October 31, 2014)–The baddest showdown in golf is about to tee off in Las Vegas. The live finals of the RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship take place on Nov. 4 at 7 PM/PT live from the Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort and televised by Golf Channel. The official match-play pairings have been […]

Historic Nevada Open Golf Tournament in Mesquite Boasts High-Dollar Purse For Pros

Las Vegas, Nevada (October 27, 2014)–The Nevada Open has been played for four decades and is contested in the golf destination of Mesquite, Nevada, which is located about 77 miles north of Las Vegas. In 2014, a potential purse of $105,000 (based on a full field of 205 players) will be on the line for […]

Long Drive Month on Golf Channel Culminates with Live Finals at Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort

Las Vegas, Nevada (October 21, 2014)–The longest golfers on earth have been featured on Golf Channel this month on a variety of shows. The Las Vegas 8–the longest drivers of the golf ball in the world–who qualified for the Final 8 that is live on Golf Channel Nov. 4 from Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort […]

PGA TOUR’s Shriners Hospitals for Children Open Wraps Up Big Week in Vegas

Las Vegas, Nevada (October 19, 2014)–The organizers of the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open call their PGA TOUR event–being playing for the 33rd-straight year–much more than a golf tournament. And when you look at everything that takes place surrounding the swings of the best golfers in the world, they are absolutely correct. From sharing the […]

Webb Simpson: The Champ Is Back Looking For Another Vegas PGA TOUR Jackpot

Las Vegas, Nevada (October 16, 2014)–Webb Simpson is back in Las Vegas this week to defend his 2013 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open title. He looks to become only the second back-to-back winner in tournament history. Jim Furyk won titles in 1998 and 1999. He is thrilled to be back in Vegas and ready to […]

Las Vegas 8 Long Drive Finalists Ready for Live Golf Channel Finals at Paiute

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 28, 2014)–The longest eight golfers on Earth were determined following three days of grueling competition of the RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship at the Mesquite Sports and Event Complex. The eight golfers, known as the Las Vegas 8, will compete in the Finals for the world title and a first-place prize […]

Las Vegas National Golf Club Back Open and Surf’s Up Soon

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 20, 2014)–Las Vegas National Golf Club is one of the most historic golf courses in Las Vegas. Now the course, located just minutes from the Las Vegas Strip, is looking to the future by introducing the GolfBoard, a new golf "cart" inspired by surfing. Soon, the surf will be UP at […]

After Third Career Win, Is Dana Finkelstein Best Ever for UNLV Women’s Golf?

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 17, 2014)–UNLV Women's Golf star Dana Finkelstein is making a nice run at becoming the greatest golfer in the history of the Rebels women's program. She added more fuel to the argument when she won the Branch Law Firm/McGuire Invitational played on the University of New Mexico Championship course. It was […]

Hyde Bellagio, Zappos.com, A little Weirdness, Swimming Pools Now Part of Vegas PGA TOUR Event

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 16, 2014)–Las Vegas is the ultimate golf city and now it may be home to one of the utlimate and most entertaining PGA TOUR events this side of Arizona and the amazing party that is the WM Phoenix Open. Today, organizers of the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open and associated sponsors […]