News Archive

  • Wednesday, August 19, 2015
  • Reality of Jason Day's PGA Championship victory still sinking in

    PGA Champion Jason Day talked on Wednesday for the first time since his first major win on Sunday and said he's been getting plenty of rest and quality family time in over the last couple of days. 

  • Monday, August 17, 2015
  • Whistling Straits earns high praise from players

    SHEBOYGAN, Wis. -- Talk of bumpy greens and horrendous weather dominated the U.S. Open and British Open. At the PGA Championship, all that angst was replaced by smiles -- from both the players and spectators. If people look at Jason Day's winning score of 20 under and think that Whistling...

  • Sunday, August 16, 2015
  • Day and Swatton are far from ordinary player-caddie team

    Jason Day and his caddie's relationship goes beyond the typical player on-course confidant. And that bond was on full display last week as Day became the 2015 PGA Championship winner. 

  • Australia celebrates first major win for native son Jason Day

    MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) – Australia's sporting fraternity saluted Jason Day's victory in the PGA Championship as a triumph over adversity. Day is the fifth Australian to win the PGA Championship title and the 12th to win a major championship – and the first since Adam Scott...

  • Jordan Spieth has no answers for record-setting Jason Day

    By Eddie Pells, Associated Press SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) – Jordan Spieth gave Jason Day a thumbs-up as he watched Day's long birdie attempt roll tantalizingly close to the 17th hole at the PGA Championship. No way Spieth was going to beat him. Might as well tip his cap. Spieth closed out...

  • Sunday Notebook: Snowman on first hole ruins Dustin Johnson's chances

    By Genato C. Armas, Associated Press SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) – No one knows better than Dustin Johnson how one disastrous hole at Whistling Straits can ruin a final round in a PGA Championship. In 2010, it was No. 18. On Sunday, it was No. 1. Johnson had a quadruple-bogey 8 on that first...

  • PGA Championship Notebook: Jason Day sets scoring record in victory

    By The PGA of America SHEBOYGAN, Wis. – Jason Day seized the 97th PGA Championship Sunday with a final-round 67 to edge Jordan Spieth by three strokes. Day’s closing 67 included seven birdies, nine pars and two bogeys. • Day was playing in his sixth PGA Championship. Before...

  • PGA Championship: Bubba Watson has eventful final round

    KOHLER, Wis. -- Birdies, an eagle and … ants? With a 4-under round on Sunday, Bubba Watson finished the 97th PGA Championship at Whistling Straits at 7-under. And the way he got there wasn’t without intrigue. After bogeying the first two holes of his final round and carding a par on...

  • Jason Day wins PGA Championship

    Jason Day held off Jordan Spieth to capture the Wanamaker Trophy Sunday at Whistling Straits. By finishing second, Spieth took over the world No. 1 spot from Rory McIlroy.

  • Tony Finau's seven-year journey to the 2015 PGA Championship at Whistling Straits

    SHEBOYGAN, Wis. -- By any measure but talent, Tony Finau should not be at Whistling Straits this weekend. He probably shouldn't even be on a golf course unless he had someone else's bag over his shoulder. There may be no longer longshot in golf than Finau and that is not a reference to his...