PGA News Archive

Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Amazing success of golf's youth means increased expectations
  The criteria fits for the label as the best player to have never won a major.   Seven career victories. Finishing no worse than third in just over 30 percent of the tournaments. The No.
Michelle Wie, foot in protective boot, limps into Women's British Open
  Michelle Wie has quite the entourage these days.   The doctor at the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio who has worked on her hip. The doctor in Los Angeles who has been there for her ankle injuries.
Woods' 2015 chances running out
GAINESVILLE, Va. -- Tiger Woods knows he's played poorly over the past two years. Now, he's facing the prospect of an early end to his season.
Charlie Sifford's son, ex-daughter-in- law charged with $1 million theft
  CLEVELAND (AP) – The son and ex-daughter-in-law of late black golf pioneer Charlie Sifford were indicted Tuesday on charges they stole more than $1 million from him.   Sifford in 1961 became the first black golfe
40th Junior PGA Championship draws elite field to Miramont CC
  PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – For a second consecutive year, an elite field of 156 players – 78 boys and 78 girls – will convene at Miramont Country Club in Bryan, Texas, Aug.
Under Armour and Genesis Networks return as presenting sponsors of Junior PGA Championship
  PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – The PGA of America has announced that Under Armour, Inc.
Notebook: Bubba Watson's week at Canadian Open is almost perfect
  Bubba Watson nearly had the perfect week at the RBC Canadian Open. The grandmother of his Canadian-born wife flew down from Newfoundland and spent time with Caleb, whom the Watsons adopted right after he won his first Masters.
Father of PGA Tour player Billy Hurley III missing
In an emotionally-charged press conference on Tuesday at the Quicken Loans National, PGA Tour player Billy Hurley III announced that his father, Willard Hurley III, has been missing for nine days.
More drama between Robert Allenby and ex-caddie
Things just keep getting uglier and uglier between Robert Allenby and ex-caddie Mick Middlemo after the dust up that led to the looper's firing midway through the first round of last week's RBC Canadian Open.
Monday, July 27, 2015
Whistling Straits designer Pete Dye, at age 89, remains true to his vision
  Pete Dye doesn't own a cellphone. He doesn't own a computer.
2015 Junior PGA Championship
  2015 JUNIOR PGA CHAMPIONSHIP PRESENTED BY UNDER ARMOUR AND GENESIS NETWORKS Dates: Aug.
Top names in golf merchandise and retailing will come together at 2015 PGA Fashion & Demo Experience
  PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.  – The 2015 PGA Fashion & Demo Experience, Aug.
How much is Jason Day's driver worth?
  There was no Open Championship letdown for Jason Day. A week after falling just short at St.
Bubba Watson knocks drone out of sky with fairway wood
Bubba Watson with a fairway wood in his hands and a drone in his target line always had "bad news" written all over it for the drone.
Check out this driving range/skeet-shooting prank
Golf is a game that lends itself to some great gags.
Jason Day wins RBC Canadian Open and... 'Justin Beaver?'
Six days removed from major heartbreak in the Open Championship at St. Andrews, Jason Day bounced back impressively with a victory in the RBC Canadian Open -- the fourth win of his PGA Tour career.
PGA Tour friends bust on birthday boy, Jordan Spieth
Friends are the best. No matter how old, or how successful you are or become, they're always there to bust your chops. Today, Jordan Spieth -- winner of two of the last three majors -- celebrates his 22nd birthday.
Sunday, July 26, 2015
Jason Day rallies to win Canadian Open
OAKVILLE, Ontario -- Jason Day birdied the final three holes to win the Canadian Open on Sunday, spoiling David Hearn's bid to become the first Canadian winner in 61 years.
What's in the winners' bags for the week of July 26, 2015
  What equipment did Jason Day and this week's other winners use?
Australia's Rebecca Artis wins Ladies Scottish Open
TROON, Scotland -- Australia's Rebecca Artis rallied to win the Ladies Scottish Open, shooting a 6-under 66 on Sunday in windy and rainy conditions for a two-stroke victory over Norway's Suzann Pettersen.