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Published June 4, 2014
ELK'S INSIGHT: GOLF WORLD's Dave Shedloski reports golfer Steve Elkington is "launching his own 30-minute magazine program." The program, called "The Rural Golfer," will "debut in July" on RFD-TV. Its "primary content will feature golf courses across North America as well as insight on the game" from Elkington, instructor Mike Maves and golfer Jackie Burke Jr. (GOLF WORLD, 6/9 issue).
SETTING UP HIS FUTURE: Wizards G Martell Webster "made his broadcasting debut" as a sideline reporter Sunday for the WNBA Sparks-Mystics game on Comcast SportsNet Washington. Webster "did a nice job with updates and gave some real insight" (MONUMENTALNETWORK.com, 6/2).