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J.B. Holmes has strong start in latest return

...the talk about Fox Sports being a newcomer to golf telecasts when it gets the U.S. Open starting next year, USGA executive director Mike Davis looked at it another way. In an interview with Sports Business Journal, he said the Fox crew could...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-01-28/jb-holmes-has-strong-start-l
Michaux: Payne proves prescient of game's global growth

...partnering together we believe we can positively impact this region of the world where golf is already growing," said USGA executive director Mike Davis.Payne hinted five years ago that expansion of Bobby Jones' beloved amateur opportunities would extend...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-01-22/michaux-payne-proves-prescie
Tiger Woods announces new tournament

...Americans.___FINAL WORD: "There's no one at the USGA that even talks about that we want even par to win." - USGA executive director Mike Davis, on the perception that the U.S. Open tries to protect against low scoring.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-04-22/tiger-woods-announces-new-to
Pinehurst changes bring rave reviews

...rumpled sand and perhaps a divot or two to raise the trophy."I guess there's an element of luck involved," USGA executive director Mike Davis said. "If you get on hard pan, which for a good player is kind of green light, or you get up against...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-04-23/pinehurst-changes-bring-rave
Growth of game goes south of the border

...partnering together we believe we can positively impact this region of the world where golf is already growing," said USGA executive director Mike Davis.Payne hinted five years ago that expansion of Bobby Jones' beloved amateur opportunities would extend...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/latest-news/growth-game-goes-south-border
Proposed ban on anchoring in golf comes under fire

...was that golf officials weren't talking only to those opposed to long putters. He did say, however, that USGA executive director Mike Davis tried to call him a few weeks ago."I didn't know it was him, so it went right to my voicemail...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-01-02/proposed-ban-anchoring-golf-
Overtime

...play for the Lady Jaguars in the 2014 season, which starts in February. GolfWinners named by associationFormer USGA executive director David Fay, LPGA player Laura Davies and three-time National Blind Golf Championship winner David Meador have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-01-04/overtime
PGA Tour braces for 'difficult situation' regarding anchoring

...do, damned if you don't, to some extent. So it needs to be thought through carefully."Finchem invited USGA executive director Mike Davis to the mandatory player meeting Tuesday night to explain the new rule and how the USGA and R&A...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-01-23/pga-tour-braces-difficult-si
Position on anchoring ban underscores PGA Tour's arrogance

...professionally, get to make rules for guys who do?" one tour pro was quoted as saying anonymously after players met with USGA executive director Davis in January at Torrey Pines.Another unidentified peer countered that sentiment."Guys have lost the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-02-28/position-anchoring-ban-under
Pinehurst double dip in 2014 will be historic

...N.C. - Pinehurst is getting ready to make history next year with the first double-dip of U.S. Opens.USGA Executive Director Mike Davis said Friday the resort's renowned No. 2 course will be set up roughly the same way for the men's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-04-19/pinehurst-double-dip-2014-wi