Vol 12 June 2010
Tournament Staff

Mac Everett
General Chairman

Kym Hougham
Executive Director

Jan Ivey
Director of Marketing and Sponsor Relations

Tony Schuster
Director of Operations

Gwen Crow
Tournament Coordinator

Paula Burnett
Volunteer Coordinator

Christine Lockett
Tournament Project Manager

James Stevens
Tournament Assistant

Champion Profile

Profile of Rory McIlroy

Born: May 5, 1989, Holywood, Northern Ireland
Height: 5ft, 9in
Interests: Manchester Utd, cars, tennis, movies, music
Website: www.rorymcilroy.com
Turned Pro: 2007
Professional Victories: 2009 Dubai Desert Classic. 2010 Quail Hollow Championship

Career Notes: In 2009 finished second on the European Tour’s Race To Dubai Rankings on the strength of a wire-to-wire victory at the Dubai Desert Classic and 14 top-ten performances…became only the second 20 year old to break into the top ten in the Official World Golf Ranking, after Sergio Garcia….at the age of two recorded a 40 yard drive…an impressive amateur career which began with a victory at the 1998 World Under 10 Championship and concluded with a victory at the 2007 Sherry Cup as he became Number One in Amateur World Rankings…Made the cut in his first event as a professional and finished third in his second, to assure a spot on the European Tour in 2008 and became the  youngest and quickest to secure his playing privileges, in just two events…Prior to posting a final-round 62 to win the Quail Hollow Championship, his lowest round as a pro was a 63…in 2005 shot a 61 for the course record at Royal Portrush Golf Club.