Dance with the Devil at The TearDrop Golf Tour's $150,000 American Airlines Florida Series Championship This Week.Sports Editors/Golf Writers & Columnists
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Citrus Springs is located at (28.993539, -82. , for the American Airlines American Airlines
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Nathan Pyles, General Manager of El Diablo Golf Club, said, "This golf course requires more than just great ball striking. If you want to dance with the devil, you better bring your imagination."
El Diablo (a.k.a. The Devil) is one of Central Florida's newest courses with a par of 71, slope of 147 and a rating of 75.3 from the back tees.
Tom Gleason, Regional Vice President of American Airlines, said, "American Airlines is proud to be the official airline and title sponsor of the TearDrop Tour's 2000 Florida Series. We look forward to an exciting Championship tournament this week and are proud to support the TearDrop Tour's professionals as they try to achieve their goal of competing on the PGA Tour The PGA Tour is an organization that operates the USA's main professional golf tours. It is headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA. Its name is officially rendered in all caps as “PGA TOUR". ."
This 72-hole tournament concludes the ten-tournament swing of Florida play for the 2000 tour season. Many Florida Series Championship players are coming to El Diablo Golf Club as award winners from other TearDrop Tour Florida tournaments this season. Last week's winner at the Twisted Oaks Classic, Kyle Blackman of North Mankato, Minnesota North Mankato is a city in Nicollet County in the U.S. state of Minnesota. The population was 11,798 at the 2000 census. While most of the city is in Nicollet County, it extends into Blue Earth County as well. , will try to duplicate his feat at the Series Championship. Following the Florida Series Championship, the TearDrop Tour will continue to play some of the most difficult and popular courses in South Carolina South Carolina, state of the SE United States. It is bordered by North Carolina (N), the Atlantic Ocean (SE), and Georgia (SW). Facts and Figures
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"The American Airlines Florida Series Championship is an important and exciting event for the TearDrop Golf Tour," said Ron Slucker, TearDrop Tour Director. "The tournament has attracted top amateur players and El Diablo is one of the most challenging golf courses we play. The 2000 Florida Series has been very successful and the Championship is a fitting conclusion to the Florida Series."
For more details about the TearDrop Tour, visit www.teardroptour.com.
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Local Florida Players Playing in Series Championship Barron, Pete - Orlando, Fla. Cavin, John Cullen, Matt - Jacksonville Beach, Fla. Davis, Jay - Jupiter, Fla. Decker, Adam - Orlando, Fla.: 1st Place at Stonecrest Classic Deimer, Doug Desai, Nick Gatto, Domenic - Palm Beach Garden, Fla. Heath, Rick - Ocone, Fla.: 4th Place at El Diablo Classic Henderson, Mike - Orlando, Fla. Jones, Matthew - Largo, Fla. Langley, Jeremy - Deland, Fla. Morrison, Garrett - Jacksonville, Fla. Newman, Andy - Orlando, Fla. O'Hair, Sean - Sarasota, Fla. Ouellette, Ryan - West Palm Beach, Fla. Parks, Todd - Orlando, Fla. Points, DA - DeLand, Fla.: 3rd Place at Black Bear Classic, 5th Place at Golden Hills Classic Ragan, David - Winter Park, Fla. Scott, Steve Setsma, Todd - Parrish, Fla.: 3rd Place at Black Bear Classic Stallings, Rick Stankowski, Tom - Cape Coral, Fla. Sullivan, James - Royal Palm Beach, Fla.: 1st Place at El Diablo Supple, Shane - DeFuniak Spring, Fla. Van Wart, John - Altamonte Springs, Fla. 2000 Tour Award Winners Playing in Series Championship Armour, Ryan - 3rd Place at World Woods Classic Capone, Michael - Cranston, Rhode Island: 1st Place at Mt. Dora Classic Dobbs, Kyle - Ann Arbor, Michigan: 6th Place at El Diablo Classic Labelle, Douglas - Mt. Pleasant, Michigan: 2nd Place at Stonecrest Classic Mathis, Davis - Raleigh, NC: 3rd Place at Mt. Dora Classic Parel, Scott - Augusta, GA: 1st Place at Florida Series Kick Off Classic, 3rd Place at Black Bear Classic