ZACH JOHNSON TAKES FIRST ROUND LEAD AT JOHN DEERE CLASSIC By Ashley Hansen | 10 July, 2013
On a spectacular Midwestern summer day, Zach Johnson opened the defense of his John Deere Classic title Thursday with a 7-under par 64, giving him a share of the first-round lead against a formidable field at TPC Deere Run. "It's hard to believe that it's been a year," said Johnson, who was... Read More
JOHN DEERE CLASSIC TO FEATURE AN INTERNATIONAL FLAVOR By Ashley Hansen | 2 July, 2013
year's John Deere Classic will have a distinctly international flavor, with
approximately 40 of the 156 players who tee it up next Thursday at TPC Deere
Run hailing from outside the United States.
As always, the largest
contingent of non-Americans is from Australia, which will have 11... Read More
FORMER MASTERS CHAMP IMMELMAN HIGHLIGHTS LATEST GROUP OF JOHN DEERE CLASSIC COMMITMENTS By Ashley Hansen | 1 July, 2013
Masters champion Trevor Immelman will make his first appearance at the John
Deere Classic next week, joining 11 other major championship winners who have
committed to play in this year's event, July 8-14, at TPC Deere Run.
who has been injury-plagued since his 2008 win at... Read More
KEEGAN BRADLEY TO MAKE JOHN DEERE CLASSIC DEBUT By Ashley Hansen | 30 June, 2013
Former PGA Championship winner Keegan
Bradley, emotional leader of last year's U.S. Ryder Cup team, will make his
first appearance at the John Deere Classic, July 8-14, at TPC Deere Run.
The addition of the 27-year-old
native New Englander now gives the John Deere Classic field 10 players... Read More
FIELD STRENGTHENS AT 2013 JOHN DEERE CLASSIC By Ashley Hansen | 25 June, 2013
SPIETH, COLLEGE STARS TO RECEIVE SPONSOR EXEMPTIONS TO 2013 JOHN DEERE CLASSIC By Ashley Hansen | 18 June, 2013
The John Deere Classic today
announced it has awarded sponsor exemptions to three of golf's most
accomplished and promising young players, all under the age of 21.
For the second year in a row, rising
star Jordan Spieth, 19, who turned pro after his freshman year at Texas, received
a sponsor... Read More
ZACH BACK AT TPC DEERE RUN By Ashley Hansen | 2 June, 2013
Johnson received a warm welcome Monday when he returned to TPC Deere Run to
participate in the John Deere Classic's annual Media Day, which formally kicks
off the event's final promotional phase prior to the tournament, set for July
Zach is looking forward to coming back.
"The... Read More
EARLY LOOK AT FIELD POINTS TO EXCITING 2013 JOHN DEERE CLASSIC By Ashley Hansen | 27 May, 2013
UNIVERSITY OF IOWA GOLFER STEVEN IHM INVITED TO PLAY IN 2013 JOHN DEERE CLASSIC By Ashley Hansen | 13 May, 2013
FORMER BRITISH OPEN CHAMPION LOUIS OOSTHUIZEN TO PLAY IN 2013 JOHN DEERE CLASSIC By Ashley Hansen | 12 May, 2013
PGA TOUR RECOGNIZES JOHN DEERE CLASSIC WITH “MOST ENGAGED COMMUNITY” AWARD By Ashley Hansen | 9 December, 2012
2012 JOHN DEERE CLASSIC RAISES A RECORD $6.79 MILLION FOR 493 LOCAL AND REGIONAL CHARITIES By Ashley Hansen | 30 October, 2012
The 2012 John Deere Classic helped
raise a record $6.79 million for 493 local and regional Quad Cities charities,
an unprecedented $1.5 million increase over the previous year, tournament
officials announced Wednesday.
Tournament officials also announced that each charity
will receive an... Read More
Rory Wins 2nd Straight at Crooked Stick; Zach, Strick Head to East Lake By Ashley Hansen | 8 September, 2012
CARMEL, Ind. - Rory McIlroy came from behind Sunday to win the BMW Championship at Crooked Stick outside Indianapolis, overtaking third-round co-leaders Phil Mickelson and Vijay Singh and holding off European Ryder Cup teammate Lee Westwood in the final round.
McIlroy shot a final round 5-under... Read More
Davenport Woman Wins John Deere Classic Birdies for Charity Car By Ashley Hansen | 21 August, 2012
John Deere Classic Birdies for Charity to Give Away Chevy Malibu By Ashley Hansen | 20 August, 2012