PGA TOUR WIVES TO RETURN TO ASSIST RIVER BEND FOODBANK IN 2011 By Ashley Hansen | 22 March, 2011
The River Bend Foodbank Mobile Food Pantry Program received a big boost during last year's John Deere Classic when more than a dozen PGA Tour Wives helped distribute food to some 200 families and donated $2,000 to the cause.
This year, the Wives plan to return to lend more assistance to the... Read More
John Deere Classic earns “Best Of” award at PGA TOUR Tournament Advisory Council Meetings By Ashley Hansen | 8 December, 2010
The John Deere Classic (Silvis, IL) was honored by the PGA TOUR at the TOUR's Tournament Advisory Council (TAC) Meetings this week.
Celebrating its 40-year anniversary, the John Deere Classic earned an award for "Best Use of Players" during the 2010 tournament at TPC Deere Run.
"On behalf of the... Read More
2010 JOHN DEERE CLASSIC RAISES $4.34M FOR CHARITY By Ashley Hansen | 27 October, 2010
John Deere Classic officials today announced that this year's tournament helped raise $4.34 million for 500 local and regional charities - the fourth consecutive year the event's charitable total has exceeded $4 million.
Members of the John Deere Classic Board of Directors today hand-delivered... Read More
MOLINE MAN WINS 2010 CHEVY CAMARO By Ashley Hansen | 24 August, 2010
A Moline retiree who guessed the exact number of birdies recorded at this year's John Deere Classic was the beneficiary of a second bit of good luck when he won a 2010 Chevy Camaro over four other finalists.
Barth "Bud" Vogel won the car after the ignition key he was given started the car's engine... Read More
JOHN DEERE CLASSIC BIRDIES FOR CHARITY TO GIVE AWAY 2010 CHEVY CAMARO By Ashley Hansen | 22 August, 2010
Five Birdies for Charity donors who guessed the exact number of birdies recorded at this year's John Deere Classic each will have a chance to win a 2010 Chevy Camaro, courtesy of the Select Chevy dealers.
At 11 a.m. Wednesday, August 25th at TPC Deere Run, each of the five donors will be given an... Read More
STRICKER DEFENDS TITLE AT 2010 JOHN DEERE CLASSIC By Ashley Hansen | 10 July, 2010
Steve Stricker broke the tournament scoring record by a whopping four shots en route to successfully defending his John Deere Classic title Sunday, July 11, at TPC Deere Run.
Now he's looking forward to a three-peat.
"Anytime you can win three times in a row would be great," Stricker said. "You... Read More
PAUL GOYDOS SHOOTS 59 By Ashley Hansen | 7 July, 2010
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JOHN DEERE CLASSIC FIELD UPDATE By Ashley Hansen | 7 July, 2010
LATEST COMMITMENTS ADD TO INTERNATIONAL FLAVOR OF 2010 JOHN DEERE CLASSIC By Ashley Hansen | 30 June, 2010
Australians Stuart Appleby and Michael Sim along with Sweden's Fredrik Jacobson are among the latest international players to make official commitments to play in the 40th annual John Deere Classic, July 5-11, at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Illinois.
It is the first time Appleby and Jacobson have... Read More
CHOI COMMITS TO PLAY IN HIS FIRST JOHN DEERE CLASSIC By Ashley Hansen | 23 June, 2010
O’HAIR, OTHER ROOKIES-OF-THE-YEAR BOLSTER FIELD AT 2010 JOHN DEERE CLASSIC By Ashley Hansen | 16 June, 2010
RECENT CHAMPIONS, BRITISH OPEN-ELIGIBLE PLAYERS TO COMPETE IN 2010 JOHN DEERE CLASSIC By Ashley Hansen | 1 June, 2010
Twenty-three recent PGA TOUR winners and 20 British Open-eligible players are among the players who have committed so far to play in this year's $4.4 million John Deere Classic, July 5-11, at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Ill. This year the event will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the PGA TOUR's... Read More
MAJOR CHAMPIONS, VETERAN STARS TO COMPETE IN 2010 JOHN DEERE CLASSIC By Ashley Hansen | 25 May, 2010
Five PGA TOUR veterans - three of them major champions and one of the game's most famous runners-up -have committed to play in the 40th annual John Deere Classic, July 5-11, at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Illinois.
Former PGA Championship winners Davis Love III and Shaun Micheel and former British... Read More
PLAYERS CHAMPION TIM CLARK COMMITS TO 2010 JOHN DEERE CLASSIC By Ashley Hansen | 10 May, 2010
JOHN DEERE CLASSIC AWARDS SPONSOR EXEMPTION TO ROCKFORD AMATEUR, MASTERS CONTESTANT BRAD BENJAMIN By Ashley Hansen | 14 April, 2010