Wednesday, June 29, 2011

New England PGA Junior Tour


NEPGA's Manager of Junior Golf Operations ~ Jacy Settles and intern Ben Vandal joined junior golfer Zach Staub and his Mom Shelly for a tour of  95.9 WATD FM studios before their interview to air on Sunday July 3rd Goldie Bounce Golf Show!  AP Award winning News Anchor Steven Dodrill sure gave the New England PGA Junior Tour players  a taste of “how we roll” at WATD ~ local breaking news such Whitey Bulger and former mob boss under Whitey ~ John 'Red' Shea

Thursday, June 23, 2011

PGA Tour Rookie ~ Kevin Chappell


95.9 WATD FM Goldie Bounce Golf "PGA One on One" with PGA Tour Rookie Kevin Chappell calling in from Cromwell, Ct. ~ site of the 2011 Travelers Championship!  Kevin's coming off a T3 finish last week at the 2011 US Open also garnering "low american honors" (along with Robert Garrigus).  Kevin's hoping to "go low" this week at TPC River Highlands!

Click on the podcast player below to listen to Kevin's 95.9 WATD Interview!

                                              

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

2011 CVS Caremark Charity Classic Champs!


Birthday Boy PGA Tour Pro Matt Kucher  (33!) had a double celebration after his win at the 2011 CVS Caremark Charity Classic at the Rhode Island Country Club in Barrington!  Matt along with playing partner Zach Johnson carded a record score of -24 under par to sieze the victory!  Morgan Pressel and Davis Love III came in a close second with a score of -22!  Good Times had by all with a birthday celebration on 18 for Matt Kucher and his family after his win!

Click to listen to PGA Tour Pro Matt Kucher!

LPGA Tour Player Paula Creamer


LPGA Star Paula Creamer stops to chat with media as she finishes up her final round at the 13th Annual CVS Caremark Charity Classic at the Rhode Island Country Club. Paula's playing partner was PGA Tour Pro Brandt Snedeker ~ the duo finished up in 6th place with a score of -19 under par! Paula's off to compete in the Wegman's LPGA Championship and Brandt The Travelers Championship!

Click to listen to PGA Tour Pro Brandt Snedeker after his round!

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Cake ~ Long Time

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Inaugural McGladrey Charity Golf Event


LPGA Superstar Natalie Gulbis and PGA Tour Pro Chris DiMarco at The International in Bolton, Ma.

Sunday June 12th Goldie Bounce Golf Live Show ~ One of my Guests is Richard Caturano ~ Managing Partner of The McGladrey Foundation of Boston.  Rich filled us in on the Inaugural McGladrey Charity Golf Event to be held Monday June 13th at The International Golf Club and Resort in Bolton, Ma.  This event benefits the Massachusetts Special Olympics and Boys and Girls Club of Boston and features LPGA Star Natalie Gulbis and PGA Tour Pro Chris DiMarco.  For more information go to Team McGladrey

Click on the podcast player below to listen to my interview with Rich!

Monday, June 13, 2011

1964 US Open Champ ~ Ken Venturi


The USGA and Congressional Country Club pay tribute this week to 1964 US Open Champ Ken Venturi - now 80! 47 years ago Venturi won the US Open at Congressional in 105 degree temps and 90% humidity - an astrounding feat! Venturi was also a Golf Analyst for CBS for 35 years. Here's a wonderful Golf Channel video tribute produced by Dom Dastoli from The Golf Channel!

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Pembroke's Jeremy Roenick ~ NHL Stanley Cup Finals


95.9 WATD FM Sports Reporter Liza Churchill gets NHL On NBC and VERSUS Commentator and Pembroke Country Club owner Jeremy Roenick's take on tonight's Stanley Cup Finals Game #4 at The Garden!

Sunday, June 5, 2011

"Ask A Pro" ~ NEPGA's Susan Bond

Susan Bond carries the torch with members of Rhode Island's Police Force yesterday in a run for the kickoff celebrations of the RI Special Olympics!


Weekapaug Golf Club Head Golf Professional Susan Bond sure is a firecracker!  Susan's a self-professed competitor and has the distinction of being the only woman Head Golf Professional in the state of Rhode Island!  Heavily active within the New England Chapter of the PGA of America ~ Susan's motto is "pay it forward" and believes that "giving back to the game that has been so good to her is what it's all about!"  She sure puts her money where her mouth is ~ having participated in a run from Westerly to Charlestown ~ carrying the torch to the University of Rhode Island for the Rhode Island Special Olympics Kickoff Ceremonies shortly before our interview! Need I say more?

To listen to my 95.9 WATD interview with Susan click on the podcast player below!



Stan Utley ~ The Art of the Swing


PGA Tour Professional Stan Utley's a man on a mission ~ golfer, instructor, writer, speaker, husband, father and the list goes on!  Stan's home course is The Greyhawk Golf Club in Scotsdale, AZ.  and when he's not teaching clinics there he's on the road coaching PGA and LPGA Tour players, playing in Charity Pro-Ams and even competing in PGA Tour events himself!  In his newest book The Art of the Swing ~ which hit the book shelves a few weeks back ~ Stan focus' on tapping into his student's creativity, imagination and feel thus unearthing their full potential.  Stan partners with Golf Digest writer Matthew Rudy to create a fabulous multi-dimensional book!  The pair incorporate sequenced photos with new smartphone technology ~ Microsoft Tags ~ embedded into pages of the book which link to over 25 HD 90 sec. instructional videos on YouTube.  Stan told me that this new technology "addresses people who learn differently ~ so you have certain people they need to feel things, certain people can read it and get it and certain people can see it and get it."  You can follow Stan on Twitter as well at www.twitter.com/stanutley

To listen to Stan's June 5th 95.9 WATD Interview click on the podcast player below!