May 31, 2004 — Jim White of Lincoln, Neb., made up for missing the cut in two previous Senior PGA Championships by closing with an eye-popping three consecutive birdies Sunday at Valhalla Golf Club to capture low PGA Professional honors.
May 29, 2004 — Saturday was moving day in a big way at Valhalla, as the Senior PGA Championship made up lots of ground in its quest to overcome the weather delays of the first two days. At nightfall, midway through the third round, Hale Irwin, at 6-under through eight holes, holds a one-shot lead over Dave Barr, who is 5-under through nine holes.
May 29, 2004 — Of the 34 PGA of America club professionals who began the 65th Senior PGA Championship, 10, including three from the Tri-State PGA Section and past PGA Senior Club Professional Champion Mike San Filippo, made the 36-hole cut Saturday at Valhalla Golf Club.
May 29, 2004 — A victory in the 65th Senior PGA Championship would give Hale Irwin seven career senior majors, one behind Jack Nicklaus, who holds the record with eight.
May 28, 2004 — Wayne Levi, Jay Haas, Gil Morgan, Hale Irwin, Tom Watson and Craig Stadler each fought their way into the top 10 at Valhalla Golf Club by the time second-round play was halted by darkness Friday night.
May 28, 2004 — In 1984, Arnold Palmer was one of four players tied for the first-round lead at the Senior PGA Championship before holding on the defeat Don January by two shots.
May 28, 2004 — Champions Tour player Tom Jenkins took a break from practicing Friday at the weather-delayed Senior PGA Championship to help some 200 grateful fans with their short games.
May 28, 2004 — Senior rookie Jay Haas entered the 65th Senior PGA Championship as one of the favorites and he didn't disappoint, shooting a rain-interrupted 67 to tie Tom Watson, Hale Irwin and Gil Morgan for the first-round lead.
May 27, 2004 — Terry Dill must have been really mad after making triple-bogey on his first hole Thursday at the 65th Senior PGA Championship, because the Champions Tour veteran responded with an ace at the par-3 11th hole.
May 27, 2004 — After a two-hour delay, first-round play got under way Thursday morning at the rain-ravaged 65th Senior PGA Championship. More than 3 inches of rain have fallen on Valhalla Golf Club since Monday -- including more than an inch early Thursday morning -- and the field will play lift, clean and place rules in the fairways.
May 27, 2004 — The Ocean Course of Kiawah Island, S.C., the site of a dramatic Ryder Cup has been selected to host the 68th Senior PGA Championship, May 24-27, 2007.
May 27, 2004 — Alice Dye, the wife of renowned architect Pete Dye and the first lady of golf architecture in the United States, was honored by the PGA of America on Wednesday night with the First Lady in Golf Award.
The 65th Senior PGA Championship
|2005||Laurel Valley||Ligonier, PA||May 23-29|
|2007||Ocean Course||Kiawah Island, S.C.||May 24-27|