PGA News Archive

Thursday, August 27, 2015
Brittany Lang leads Yokohama LPGA Classic by two after hot start
  PRATTVILLE, Ala.
Erik Compton out of Barclays with respiratory infection, ending season
  EDISON, N.J.
Bubba Watson shares Barclays lead, Jordan Spieth stumbles out of blocks
  EDISON, N.J. (AP) – The start of the FedExCup playoffs brought out the worst score from Jordan Spieth in three months.   In his first tournament as No.
John Peterson makes a 74-yard eagle through the back door at Barclays
  After two shots on the par-5 16th hole at The Barclays on Thursday, former LSU standout John Peterson stood 74 yards from the flag. So he hit a wedge a good 94 yards.   Sounds like a disaster in the making, doesn't it?
Bernhard Langer ready to defend his Dick's Sporting Goods Open title
ENDICOTT, N.Y. (AP) — Since it became a stop on the Champions Tour eight years ago, the Dick's Sporting Goods Open has not had a repeat champion. Bernhard Langer is ready to change that, even without daughter Christina helping call the shots.
Eduardo de la Riva and Renato Paratore share Czech Masters lead
  VYSOKY UJEZD, Czech Republic -- Both Eduardo De la Riva and Renato Paratore shot a 7-under 65 to take a shared lead after the first round at the D+D REal Czech Masters Thursday.
The race for $10 million gets underway at Plainfield
EDISON, N.J. — The points are slightly different for the FedExCup playoffs. The principle remains unchanged.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Laurie Rinker soars to title in LPGA T&CP National Championship
  KISSIMMEE, Fla.
Stacy Lewis shooting to end streak of second-place finishes in Alabama
  PRATTVILLE, Ala. (AP) – Stacy Lewis is ready to finish one spot better.   Lewis has been racking up second-place finishes with some regularity since her last win in June 2014.
Hunter Mahan begins long road in FedEx playoffs, history on his side
  EDISON, N.J.
FlingGolf combines golf and lacrosse in a fun and fast sport
  By now, we all know about FootGolf – kicking a soccer ball around a golf course. There's even mini-FootGolf.
2015 PGA Cup
  27TH PGA CUP Dates: September 18-20, 2015 Venue: CordeValle Golf Club Location: San Martin, California 2013 Recap:
Jason Day tweaks back, withdraws from pro-am
EDISON, N.J. -- PGA champion Jason Day has withdrawn from the pro-am at The Barclays after tweaking his back.
FedExCup known for its unlikely winners
Jordan Spieth has to be the favorite when the FedExCup playoffs begin this weekend at the Barclays, but history says he won't stand a chance. How can that be possible for golf's most dominant player this year?
PGA Professional Championship unveils its new name
  PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (Aug.
PGA Secretary Suzy Whaley to be honored with Margo Dydek Award
  UNCASVILLE, Conn. – The Connecticut Sun will honor its 2015 Women of Inspiration, during a pregame reception and halftime ceremony on Saturday, August 29, when the Sun host the New York Liberty at Mohegan Sun Arena at 7:00 p.m. &nbs
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Martin Kaymer misses playoffs, loses his PGA Tour membership
  EDISON, New Jersey (AP) – As golf has become more global and the wealth of the PGA Tour has made it the premier destination, there has been grumbling over the years that it has become easier for international players to earn a PGA Tour card throug
Notebook: Several keep PGA Tour cards even after missing playoffs
  EDISON, New Jersey (AP) – Charlie Beljan didn't qualify for FedExCup playoffs for the second straight year and managed to keep his card.   There's a difference between FedEx points and PGA Tour earnings,
Jordan Spieth, back in New Jersey, comes full circle as world No. 1
  EDISON, N.J. (AP) – The words were big and bold coming out of Trump National.
Henry Johnson still playing golf three days a week at age 100
  Just a few days ago, we shared with you the story of 98-year-old Bill Doi, who still plays golf at least once a week in Minnesota.