News Archive

  • Tuesday, August 6, 2013
  • Tiger Woods pleased with his game, feels optimistic

    By T.J. Auclair, PGA.com Interactive Producer ROCHESTER, N.Y. – Nobody in golf has been more dominant in 2013 than Tiger Woods. The world’s No. 1-ranked player has five wins to his credit this season, including an incredible seven-shot romp in last week’s World Golf...

  • Adam Scott convinced his best golf still ahead of him

    By T.J. Auclair, PGA.com Interactive Producer ROCHESTER, N.Y. – Over the last three years, Adam Scott has racked up six top-10 finishes in 11 major championship starts, highlighted – of course – by that very special victory at the Masters in April, the first for an...

  • New dad Mahan ready to resume major chase

    By Stan Awtrey, PGA.com Contributor Rochester, N.Y. -- Hunter Mahan may not win the PGA Championship this week, but he's the leader in the clubhouse in the race for Father of the Year. Mahan was all smiles and sounded like a typically excited first-time father on Tuesday when he talked about...

  • PGA.com's Marquee Groups feature Tiger, Phil

    By PGA.com PGA.com has you covered so that you don't have to miss a second of the action from the 95th PGA Championship at Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester, N.Y. Beginning Thursday, August 8, PGA.com will provide several viewing options. During the first two rounds on Thursday and Friday...

  • Monday, August 5, 2013
  • Monday Notebook: Gary Woodland makes it 156

    By The PGA of America PITTSFORD, N.Y. – With his victory Sunday in the PGA Tour’s Reno-Tahoe Open, Gary Woodland earned the final spot into the 156-player field for the 95th PGA Championship here at Oak Hill. PICK THE HOLE, AT NO. 15: A reminder that for the first time ever, golf fans...

  • For Shaun Micheel, PGA Championship win opened door to charity

    By Stan Awtrey, PGA.com Contributor Shaun Micheel said his victory at the 2003 PGA Championship ''defined me as a golfer.'' It also started the process of defining him as a humanitarian. Micheel has not built on that victory as a player. In fact, that win at Oak Hill remains the...

  • Blake Adams making best of time away after surgery

    By Stan Awtrey, PGA.com Contributor A year ago Blake Adams fought through the difficult conditions at Kiawah Island, as well as the nerves that come along with playing in the PGA Championship, and posted his first career top-10 in a major tournament. Adams didn't get flustered by the winds...

  • Jack Nicklaus reflects on his 1963 PGA Championship victory

    In 1963 at blistering-hot Dallas Athletic Club, Jack Nicklaus won the first of his five PGA Championship titles. Now, as the season's final major heads back to Oak Hill Country Club this week for a third time, the Golden Bear reflects on the 50th anniversary of winning his record-tying victory...

  • Sunday, August 4, 2013
  • Volunteers plant trees for PGA Championship

    By Bob Denney, The PGA of America PENFIELD, N.Y. – John Gagel of Lexington, Ky., and Tony LaFountain of Penfield, N.Y., had never met before this week, but they share a bond for what happens when corporate America strikes the right chord with a small town. Gagel, the Sustainability Manager...

  • Sunday Notebook: Woods ready to win again?

    By The PGA of America PITTSFORD, N.Y. -- Four-time PGA Champion Tiger Woods won the World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational Sunday by a whopping seven strokes in Akron, Ohio. The only time that Woods won the PGA Championship a week after winning a tournament occurred in 2007, when he...