PGA Tour’s Champions Tour is New Home for Las Vegas Golfer Tommy Armour III

Las Vegas, Nevada (May 7, 2010)–Tommy Armour III, who grew up playing Las Vegas golf courses, has found a fountain of youth on the Champions Tour. Armour, who turned 50 last October, is sixth in the Charles Schwab Cup points this season with four top 10s in six starts. And all of this new success […]

Las Vegas PGA Tour Golfer Rickie Fowler Makes Orange New Sunday Best

Las Vegas, Nevada (May 3, 2010)–Las Vegas resident Rickie Fowler thought for a fleeting moment he had a chance to win the PGA Tour's Quail Hollow Championship over the weekend. He fired a final-round 67 to be the clubhouse leader, only to be blitzed by Rory McIlroy's 62 and some other quality final rounds. But […]

Las Vegas PGA Tour Golfers Play First and Mostly Best at Zurich Classic

April 23, 2010 (UPDATE 4/24)–It's a round which could have taken place at Las Vegas golf course TPC Las Vegas, but as it so happens, was during the second round of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. Former UNLV All-American Chris Riley and current Las Vegas resident Alex Cejka were paired together in the 7 AM tee […]

Ernie Els Is Hopefully Back In Line for The Masters Thanks to Butch Harmon

Butch Harmon las vegas golf

Las Vegas, Nevada (April 8, 2010) UPDATE APRIL 10 –Somebody else tees off at 10:42 PST Thursday, but the man to beat could be Ernie Els, who recently spoke with Las Vegas resident Butch Harmon about his swing alignment. Els has worked somewhat unofficially with Harmon, who operates his school at Las Vegas golf course Rio […]

The Masters Runner-up Finish Fresh For Las Vegas PGA Tour Star Chad Campbell

Former UNLV standout Chad Campbell takes aim at The Masters title this week after losing in a playoff last year.

Las Vegas, Nevada (April 7, 2010) UPDATE 4/10 –UNLV great Chad Campbell is back at The Masters this week on the PGA Tour, looking to improve on last year’s finish. It won’t be easy because the easy-going Texan finished tied for second in 2009, losing in a three-way playoff. Campbell is one of the players […]

Las Vegas LPGA Tour Icon Natalie Gulbis Launches Signature Adidas Golf Footwear Line

Las Vegas, Nevada (April 3, 2010)–Las Vegas Golf Region resident Natalie Gulbis is Las Vegas' highest profile Tour golf resident. And if you had a doubt about her reach, the recent news about adidas creating the Signature NATALIE line of footwear ends it. Gulbis, who has lived at Lake Las Vegas Resort for many years, […]

Inbee Park, Kevin Na Among Las Vegas PGA Tour, LPGA Tour Pros Making Good Swings

Former Las Vegas resident shown holding the 2008 US Open trophy

March 26, 2010–Not a week seemingly goes by without a LPGA Tour or PGA Tour player with strong ties to Las Vegas golf courses making a run at a tournament title. And this week is no different as several Las Vegas golfers are in position to cash big checks including Inbee Park and Kevin Na.–By […]

Phone Call to Butch Harmon Boosts Las Vegas PGA Tour Star Nick Watney

March 21, 2010–Sometimes, as they say, help is just a phone call away. Such was the case for Las Vegas PGA Tour player and Las Vegas Golf Region resident Nick Watney. Watney made a call to fellow Las Vegas resident and swing coach Butch Harmon, and the conversation helped Watney fire rounds of 65-67 on the […]

Las Vegas’ Alex Cejka Checks in From PGA Tour’s Honda Classic at 80 Percent

Palm Beach Gardens, Florida (March 8, 2010)–About a year ago, Las Vegas Golf Region resident Alex Cejka pinched a nerve in his neck and left arm, requiring an epidural injection and the removal of a vertebra to correct the problem. But Cejka has been a fighter ever since he fled Communist Czechoslovakia with his father when […]

Las Vegas’ Natalie Gulbis Twitters Away As LPGA Tour Season Underway

Las Vegas' Natalie Gulbis is ready for Oakmont

March 3, 2010–The 2010 LPGA Tour season is underway, and Natalie Gulbis is in full swing, both on and off the golf course. Gulbis, who lives at Lake Las Vegas Resort and works with Butch Harmon at his Las Vegas golf school at Las Vegas golf course Rio Secco Golf Club, finished in a tie for 55th at […]

First PGA Tour Win For Las Vegas’ Rickie Fowler Could Make Him Youngest Champ Since Tiger Woods

February 28, 2010 (Las Vegas, Nevada)–Rickie Fowler is arguably the best young player in golf right now, and he moved to Las Vegas just before the 2009 Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, Las Vegas' PGA Tour event. If Fowler, who has lost in a playoff and finished second in just a handful of […]

Scott Piercy Says He Could Be Best Ride at Magic Mountain

Las Vegas' Scott Piercy rolls in Phoenix

February 26, 2010–Las Vegas PGA Tour pro Scott Piercy pretty much has always told it like he sees it. That makes Piercy, who grew up playing Las Vegas golf courses such as Las Vegas Golf Club, always good for a quote, and that was no different following his second round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open. "If […]

Las Vegas LPGA Tour Golfer Stephanie Louden Ready to Go Full Throttle

Former Las Vegas resident Stephanie Louden is ready for the 2010 LPGA Tour season.

February 25, 2010 (Las Vegas, Nevada)–LPGA Tour player Stephanie Louden grew up in Las Vegas, honing her skills on Las Vegas golf courses, such as Las Vegas Golf Club and Canyon Gate Country Club, among others. Louden now lives in Frisco, Texas, a suburb of Dallas with her husband, Mike, and 22-month old son Lucas. And with the […]

Las Vegas PGA Tour Golfer Alex Cejka Hopes For U.S. Open After Solid Pebble Beach Rounds

February 13, 2010 (Las Vegas, Nevada)–Alex Cejka now lives in Las Vegas, but once lived in the Laughlin area. Cejka is one of many Las Vegas PGA Tour golfers who play and practice at Las Vegas golf courses TPC Las Vegas and TPC Summerlin, and while playing in the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am this weekend, […]