2013 JOHN DEERE CLASSIC HELPS RAISE $6.32 MILLION FOR 464 LOCAL AND REGIONAL CHARITIES
MOLINE, Illinois (November 1, 2013) - The 2013 John Deere Classic helped raise a total of $6.32 million for 464 local and regional Quad Cities charities, tournament officials announced Wednesday at the John Deere Pavilion in downtown Moline.
A combination of increased tournament revenues and a John Deere Foundation matching grant of $250,000 to the Birdies for Charity Bonus Fund enabled the tournament to provide each participating charity a 10 percent bonus on the pledges collected - double the promised five percent. It means that a charity that raised $10,000 via the Birdies pl Read more
SPIETH BREAKS THROUGH AT JOHN DEERE CLASSIC
(July 14, 2013) -
When 19-year-old Jordan Spieth tapped in a two-foot par putt Sunday on the fifth hole of a three-man sudden death playoff to win the John Deere Classic, his life as a golfer changed forever.
ZACH LOSES LEAD, NOT CONFIDENCE
(July 13, 2013) -
Zach Johnson's coronation as repeat champion of the John Deere Classic took a detour Saturday even though the defending champion seemed to do his part by shooting a third-round 4-under par 67 at TPC D...
The John Deere Classic golf tournament is held just miles from headquarters at TPC Deere Run.