The formal announcement will be made at Trinity Forest on Wednesday and will include Dallas resident Jordan Spieth and Andy Pazder, the Tour's executive vice president and chief of operations. The Nelson moved from Preston Trail Golf Club to the TPC Four Seasons in 1983, and officials signed a 20-year contract with the Tour and the Four Seasons in 1999, which had bound the tournament to the TPC course through 2018. Salesmanship Club officials said the early move came about for two reasons: The club and the Tour came to an agreement with the Four Seasons Resorts owner, Blackstone Real Estate Advisors, to get out of the contract early and the Tour's agronomy staff has signed off on when the course could host its first professional event.
As a basketballer with Hall of Fame credentials, Yao Ming knows a little bit about playing the hi-lo game. But on the golf course? Not bad there, either. That's 7-foot-6 Yao on the right, and it doesn't take any Photoshop trickery or perspective-altering
There's a written rule in high school golf that spectators are not supposed to get within 50 feet of players during a round. There's an unwritten rule that teams outside the Orlando area are not supposed to come within a mile of winning the Class 1A girls state championship. Area teams like Windermere Prep and Circle Christian have won the past six titles. When their state tournament begins Friday, undefeated The First Academy is favored to make it seven in a row. Unless two-time defending champ Lake Mary Prep beats the Lady Royals to it. "This is a hotbed for golf," Lake Mary Prep coach Mike Jamison said. So much that if there were a national girls golf poll like college football has, Orlando