PGA News Archive

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Harbor Shores golf course review | Benton Harbor, Mich. | PGA.com
Major championship golf courses are special. They’re even more special when the general public can get a tee time.
Denmark’s No. 1 Player Accepts Special Exemption To 2016 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship
SAMMAMISH, Wash.
Sunday, May 22, 2016
What's in the winners' bags for the week of May 22, 2016
  What equipment did Sergio Garcia and Rory McIlroy use to achieve victory?
Winning drivers and putters on the PGA Tour in the 2015-16 season
  Each week of the 2015-16 PGA Tour season, we're tracking the drivers and putters that triumph on the PGA Tour and will see who chalks up the most victories over the course of the campaign.
Two-time PGA Professional champ Roger Watson inducted into High Point Hall of Fame
HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Quality prevailed over quantity at the induction of the second class into the High Point University Athletics Hall of Fame on Saturday night.
Friday, May 20, 2016
Jack Nicklaus's famous Harbor Shores putt
BENTON HARBOR, Mich. -- The Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid takes place next week at Harbor Shores.
Golfers pitch in to help one of their own save Spring Lake Golf Resort
  SPRING LAKE, Fla. – Edd Vowels and his friends have been playing at Spring Lake Golf Resort for years, so they heard that Wauchula State Bank had planned to shut it down by mid-May.   "Somebody had to step u
Volunteers plant grass to hasten Winter Park golf course renovation
  WINTER PARK, Fla. – As they shake out fistfuls of faded green-brown Bermuda-grass sprigs over the sand, a small group of volunteers and city employees ready the 101-year-old Winter Park Country Club & Golf Course in preparation for its reopeni
Thursday, May 19, 2016
PGA.com and The PGA of America honor African-American golf pioneers
Editor's Note: To commemorate Black History Month 2015, PGA.com and The PGA of America have put together this special section spotlighting some of golf's African-American heroes, focusing on those with a close connection to The PGA.
With National Black Golf Hall of Fame, Dunovant keeps father's legacy alive
PGA Professional Jeff Dunovant has a full-time job as Head Golf Professional at Charlie Yates Golf Course in Atlanta. He's also the assistant director of The First Tee program.
Golf tips: Conquer your fear of the water
What happened to Russell Knox at TPC Sawgrass' iconic island green hole Saturday is the stuff of nightmares for most amateur golfers. Knox dunked three consecutive shots into the water, eventually finishing with a 9 -- and effectively ending any chance he had of winning the Players.
PGA Professional Coston captures fifth Washington Open at 60
KENT, Wash. -- Erik Hanson joked that Jeff Coston ruined his birthday.
Ron Jaworski's golf empire keeps growing as he focuses on fun
  PHILADELPHIA – Ron Jaworski has enjoyed much success over the years as the longtime Eagles starting quarterback, an ESPN football analyst and a businessman.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
We Are Golf hosts its ninth annual National Golf Day in Washington
  WASHINGTON, D.C. – WE ARE GOLF – a coalition of the game’s leading associations and industry partners – visited Capitol Hill on Wednesday for the ninth annual National Golf Day to discuss the game’s nearly $70 billion econo
Chicago Cubs' rotation on the golf course: Aces searching for aces
CHICAGO -- It's a staff known for going low. Cubs starters lead baseball with a collective 2.34 ERA through Wednesday, and the opposition hits a measly .204 when Jake Arrieta, Jon Lester, John Lackey, Jason Hammel or Kyle Hendricks takes the hill.
Parsons Xtreme Golf clubs starting to sell well despite high price tag
  SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Folsom's iFit Golf has been selling Parsons Xtreme Golf, or PXG, clubs as the Sacramento area's only certified retailer for two months.   PXG is the brainchild of golf-loving Internet
Must see: Jordan Spieth's marshmallow trick shot
Over the last two years, we've seen our share of incredible trick shots here at PGA.com. But, what Jordan Spieth did on Tuesday during a clinic at the AT&T Byron Nelson Championship was pretty darned impressive.
Wofford's Andrew Novak holes 100-foot putt
A NCAA Division I Men's Golf Regional is taking place in Tuscaloosa, Ala. this week.
Jack Nicklaus beats his age, shoots par at Augusta National
NAPLES, Fla. -- Jack Nicklaus can still play. Probably not a news flash, but the 76-year-old Golden Bear had a couple of fairly noteworthy rounds in the past week or so.
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Condoleezza Rice, Annika Sorenstam to keynote 2016 KPMG Women’s Leadership Summit
NEW YORK, May 17 -- KPMG today announced 66th U.S.
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