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Lee Trevino has the utmost respect for PGA Professionals

Montana Pritchard/The PGA of America
Lee Trevino and PGA Professional Bill Eschenbrenner reminisced about their early days in El Paso.
By Mark Aumann
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, January 27, 2016 | 1:36 p.m.

PGA Merchandise Show: Special tartan created for PGA of America centennial

Mark Aumann/PGA.com
The new PGA of America centennial tartan includes the organization's colors of blue and gold, as well as American red, white and blue.
By Mark Aumann
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, January 27, 2016 | 11:51 a.m.

Golf, and the PGA, link three generations of Justin Thomas' family

Justin Thomas
USA Today Sports Images
PGA Tour player Justin Thomas, whose father and grandfather are both longtime PGA Professionals, has also grown up in the game.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, January 27, 2016 | 10:50 a.m.

2016 Farmers Insurance Open: Five players to watch

Jason Day
USA Today Sports Images
Jason Day's win at the Farmers Insurance Open a year ago was the start of the most magical season of his career.
By T.J. Auclair
PGA.com
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Wednesday, January 27, 2016 | 10:03 a.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


Bubba Watson explains origin of pumping up Ryder Cup crowd

Bubba Watson
USA Today Images
Bubba Watson encouraged the partisan Europe crowd in 2014 to cheer loudly as he teed off for the U.S. team in the Ryder Cup.
By Tyler Greenawalt
PGA.com

Published: Tuesday, January 26, 2016 | 7:00 p.m.

PGA of America's Centennial tees off in style at Demo Day

PGA of America's Centennial
Montana Pritchard/PGA of America
The PGA members were joined by 41 junior participants in the PGA Junior League Golf program from Greater Orlando to hit the ceremonial Centennial tee shot.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, January 26, 2016 | 2:51 p.m.

College student holes full-court putt, wins $500

Franklin Pierce
YouTube
A college student at Franklin Pierce in New Hampshire won himself $500 in airfare on Saturday by holing a full-court putt during a halftime challenge.
By T.J. Auclair
PGA.com
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, January 26, 2016 | 11:05 a.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


Lexi Thompson named Official Ambassador for PGA Junior League Golf

Lexi Thompson
Montana Pritchard/PGA of America
Lexi Thompson has been named an Official Ambassador for PGA Junior League Golf.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, January 26, 2016 | 9:58 a.m.

PGA of America to showcase PGA Professionals throughout special 100-Day Centennial Celebration

pga show
PGA of America Archive
A scene from the 1954 PGA Merchandise Show -- the first ever held -- at PGA National Golf Club, Dunedin, Fla.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, January 25, 2016 | 1:58 p.m.

Jason Dufner's "Escape from Alcatraz" paves way for sudden-death victory at CareerBuilder Challenge

Jason Dufner
PGA Tour via YouTube
Jason Dufner's tee shot on the par-3 17th was a little rocky, but his recovery shot was a thing of beauty.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Sunday, January 24, 2016 | 8:38 p.m.

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