Pharoah Causes Monmouth To Raise Haskell Purse Fresno State Partnering With Nike For Redesign Garber: MLS ASG Format Could Change National Finals Rodeo To Stay At Thomas & Mack PGA Tour Debuting OTT Service This Week PGA Tour's Young Guns Are Taking Over Baseball HOF Expects Large Crowd Olympics Shakes Up '16 PGA Tour Schedule L.A. Country Club Hosting '23 U.S. Open Players' Awards Fails To Draw Star Attendees
EVENT & ATTRACTION NOTES
Published December 4, 1997
The Nike Tour, "unable to attract enough corporate sponsors," will not return to Philadelphia in '98. The tournaments were operated locally by Allegheny Health, Education & Research Foundation (AHERF). AHERF Exec Dir Mary Ann Saleski: "It was a hard sell in a major city with a lot of other professional sports. The sense is that the Nike Tour is a good thing in a smaller market" (PHILA. INQUIRER, 12/4)....The '98 Senior PGA Tour schedule will stop in the Baltimore/DC area, as the State Farm Senior Classic will be played June 29-July 5 at Hobbit's Glen Golf Club in Columbia, MD (Senior PGA)....The NCAA women's soccer Final Four this weekend is sold out, with crowds of 9,025 expected at UNC-Greensboro Stadium (USA TODAY, 12/3).