STRICKER PREVAILS IN 39TH JOHN DEERE CLASSIC By Ashley Hansen | 11 July, 2009
On a classic, sun-drenched
Midwestern summer afternoon, Steve Stricker shot rounds of 68-64 in a 36-hole
Sunday finale to win the 39th John Deere Classic at TPC Deere Run.
The 42-year-old Wisconsin native and
University of Illinois graduate finished at 20-under
par, winning by three... Read More
JOHN DEERE CLASSIC ADDS MORE QUALITY PLAYERS TO “BEST FIELD EVER AT TPC DEERE RUN” By Ashley Hansen | 2 July, 2009
The John Deere Classic on Friday
added quality and depth to an already strong field.
The tournament announced the additions
of Woody Austin, Aaron Baddeley, Matt Kuchar, Steve Marino, Brant Snedeker, and
Scott Verplank to a field already viewed as the strongest since the year 2000
when... Read More
THIRTY-FIVE FINALISTS TO COMPETE IN BIRDIES FOR CHARITY’S ANNUAL “DRIVE THE MIDDLE” CONTEST By Ashley Hansen | 29 June, 2009
JOHN DEERE CLASSIC ADDS STRICKER, LEHMAN TO FIELD By Ashley Hansen | 28 June, 2009
JOHN DEERE CLASSIC AWARDS SPONSOR EXEMPTIONS TO TWO TOP AMATEURS By Ashley Hansen | 25 June, 2009
DAVIS LOVE LEADS NEW GROUP OF PLAYERS COMMITTING TO 2009 JOHN DEERE CLASSIC By Ashley Hansen | 24 June, 2009
MAJOR DONORS STEP UP FOR JOHN DEERE CLASSIC BIRDIES FOR CHARITY BONUS PROGRAM By Ashley Hansen | 23 June, 2009
JOHN DEERE CLASSIC MAKES FIRST ANNOUNCEMENT OF 2009 FIELD By Ashley Hansen | 2 June, 2009
A prestigious group of major champions, Ryder Cup players, and current-year
British Open contestants populate the John Deere Classic field list a little
more than a month before tournament week.
In addition to defending champion Kenny Perry and former Masters champion
Zach Johnson of Cedar... Read More
JOHN DEERE CLASSIC ANNOUNCES FOUR SPONSOR EXEMPTIONS By Ashley Hansen | 19 April, 2009
John Deere Classic today announced it has awarded sponsor exemptions to four
up-and-coming young players - three collegians and one professional.
director Clair Peterson identified the players:
Jack Newman, of Des Moines, winner of the 2008 U.S. Amateur Public... Read More
JOHN DEERE CLASSIC BIRDIES FOR CHARITY PROGRAM LOOKS TO RAISE MUCH-NEEDED FUNDS IN DIFFICULT By Ashley Hansen | 31 March, 2009
TPC DEERE RUN SUPERINTENDENT HAILED FOR RUNNING“OPERATION OF THE YEAR” IN 2008 By Ashley Hansen | 23 March, 2009
Paul Grogan's yeoman work at TPC Deere Run, site
of the annual John Deere Classic, has resulted in the facility being named "Operation of the Year" by the PGA TOUR, it was announced today.
Grogan, who was hired as golf course
superintendent in spring 2006, undertook a major bunker... Read More
Perry Notches First Victory of the Year in Valley of the Sun By Ashley Hansen | 3 February, 2009
Zach Johnson Wins Hawaii’s Sony Open By Ashley Hansen | 18 January, 2009
Local Chevy Dealer Group is New Transportation Sponsor for John Deere Classic By Ashley Hansen | 16 December, 2008
John Deere Classic Awards Sponor Exemption to J.P. Hayes By Ashley Hansen | 20 November, 2008