News Archive

  • Sunday, August 16, 2015
  • PGA Professionals at the 2015 PGA Championship

    Twenty PGA Professionals are in the field for the 2015 PGA Championship at Whistling Straits. Check out where they come from and how they got there.

  • Saturday, August 15, 2015
  • Jordan Spieth, on verge of history, not thinking about making it

    By Jim Souhan, Minneapolis Star Tribune HAVEN, Wis. – Jordan Spieth answers most golf questions in first-person plural. He says he is merely including his caddie and entourage, but by Sunday night the pronoun may be considered the royal "We." Spieth has a chance to eclipse...

  • Day in the lead at PGA as Spieth makes a charge

    By Doug Ferguson, Associated Press SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) – With six straight 3s on his card, Jason Day looked determined as ever Saturday to finally get that first major. He had a 6-under 66 and built a two-shot lead in the PGA Championship, the third straight major he has at least a...

  • Matt Jones pulls off shot from hospitality chalet, stays in contention

    By Eddie Pells, Associated Press SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) – If they handed out trophies for viral video, Matt Jones would have that prize wrapped up. Yes, his pitching wedge off the blue carpet in the hospitality tent near the ninth fairway was one to watch again and again. Problem was, that...

  • Branden Grace, in contention again, thriving under major pressure

    By Genaro C. Armas, Associated Press SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) – Growing more comfortable with his game in the United States, Branden Grace simply needs to stay on track for one more round at the PGA Championship to have a shot at winning his first major. The South African shot an 8-under 64 on...

  • Boo Weekley going fishing after 7-under round at PGA Championship

    KOHLER, Wis. -- Boo Weekley has plans. Shooting 7-under on moving day at a major isn’t going to change them. After carding 65, tied for the third-best round at the 97th PGA Championship at Whistling Straits, Weekley is heading out to Lake Michigan to fish. “When I walk off that 18th...

  • Jordan Spieth's work ethic keeps him in contention for history

    By Teddy Greenstein, Chicago Tribune KOHLER, Wis. -- Why is Jordan Spieth in prime position to join Ben Hogan (1953) and Tiger Woods (2000) as the only men to win three professional majors in a year? There's his work ethic, for one. At one point Friday he was the only player at the full-swing...

  • Phil Mickelson makes amazing recoveries for birdies on Saturday at PGA Championship

    KOHLER, Wis. --  Vintage Lefty continues to be in true form at Whistling Straits, with two crazy birdies that were part of Phil Mickelson’s front nine during Saturday’s third round of the 97th PGA Championship. Despite missing several fairways in his front nine, Mickelson finished...

  • Tiger Woods heads home after missing cut, schedule for rest of year unclear

    By Doug Ferguson, Associated Press SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) – Tiger Woods made another early exit from a major championship on Saturday and had no idea where he was headed. He playfully threw out one possibility. "I'm going to go home and watch the leaders tee off and play," he...

  • Long hours pay off for club pro Brian Gaffney at PGA

    SHEBOYGAN, Wis. -- He's the last PGA Club Professional standing at the PGA Championship. The guys who play with Brian Gaffney back home aren't surprised. Less than a week after setting the course record with a 63 back at Quaker Ridge near New York City, Gaffney is making his mark in...