PGA News Archive

Friday, October 09, 2015
Phil Mickelson sinks 138-yard bunker shot for eagle at Presidents Cup
  Phil Mickelson, at age 45, is the oldest player in the Presidents Cup.
Thursday, October 08, 2015
Louis Oosthuizen drains 72-foot putt for birdie at Presidents Cup
Well, I was all ready to write up a post on Marc Leishman's impressive birdie putt in the Friday fourballs at the Presidents Cup – but just as I began singing the praises of his gorgous 38-footer, Louis Oosthuizen drained a putt from almost twice as far.  
Fall is the Best Season to Play Golf
Fall is an amazing time of the year.  The air gets a bit crisp, the colors become a true vision of wonder and joy.  The golf courses are in pristine shape - and they are not crowded!
Sammy Schmitz earns spot in 2016 Masters thanks to ace on par-4 hole
  Sammy Schmitz nailed down a berth in the 2016 Masters in a once-in-a-lifetime way on Thursday.   Schmitz – a 35-year-old from Farmington, Minn., who is No.
Oppenheim: 'The golf gods owed me'
Rob Oppenheim was already in his car heading home to Orlando, checking for updates and the inevitable bad news after playing in the Tour playoffs.
Matthew Fitzpatrick leads by one shot at the British Masters
  WOBURN, England (AP) — England's Matthew Fitzpatrick birdied his final two holes to card a 7-under par round of 64 and lead by one stroke after the first day of the British Masters at Woburn on Thursday.   Fi
Peanut butter and jelly? That's a mystery at Presidents Cup
  INCHEON, South Korea (AP) – The Presidents Cup is being held in Asia for the first time, and one critical component got lost in translation.   How to make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich.  
Alison Lee shares Sime Darby Malaysia lead, Michelle Wie one back
  KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) – Alison Lee shot a 6-under 65 on Thursday for a share of the first-round lead with China's Xi Yu Lin in the LPGA Tour's Sime Darby Malaysia, the 20-year-old American's first event since her emotional Solhei
Woody Austin goes swimming at Presidents Cup
In the spirit of this week's Presidents Cup, it seemed appropriate to go back into the archives for a classic moment in the event for Throwback Thursday.
Pairings unveiled for Friday fourball matches at 2015 Presidents Cup
  INCHEON, South Korea – The pairings for the five fourball matches scheduled for Friday at the 2015 Presidents Cup (times listed are Korea time, 13 hours ahead of Eastern time):   Match 6, 9:35 AM:
Jason Day drains big birdie putt on first day of Presidents Cup
  Over the last couple months, nobody on the planet has putted consistently better than Jason Day. The world No.
United States jumps out to 4-1 lead after first day of Presidents Cup
  INCHEON, South Korea (AP) – Phil Mickelson and Zach Johnson won the only match that reached the 18th hole Thursday, the final touch on another dominant day for the Americans in the Presidents Cup.   The rest
Phil Mickelson chips in from bunker at Presidents Cup
  The 2015 Presidents Cup got off to a rollicking start for the Americans on Thursday in South Korea, as the United States jumped out to a quick lead in foursomes.
Wednesday, October 07, 2015
Graeme McDowell gets a big help from his little friend
  The British Masters gets underway Thursday morning at Woburn Golf Club in England, but the shot of the tournament might already have been struck.   During his practice round earlier today, Graeme McDowell found himself in a little tree
10 best moments in Presidents Cup history
  INCHEON, South Korea – The 10 best moments from the Presidents Cup, which will be played Oct. 8-11 at Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea:   10. OH, CANADA: Mike Weir, at No.
Edinburgh, Scotland: 10 golf travel tips
If you play golf in Scotland, chances are, you'll end up in Edinburgh, either before or after your trip. It's a fascinating, friendly and walkable city that enhances any visit to the British Isles. Here are 10 ways to elevate your enjoyment of Edinburgh:
Golf Instruction: How to elevate ball quickly over a tree
Watch easy golf instruction on how to elevate your golf ball quickly. PGA Professional Billy Ore offers a 3-step process for how to get your ball over that tree or other obstacle in front of you.
Notebook: Injured Jim Furyk now an assistant at Presidents Cup
INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Jim Furyk showed how much the Presidents Cup meant to him. He came to South Korea without his golf clubs.
Scott yearns to win Presidents Cup
INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Adam Scott has seven Presidents Cup logos on his bag to show how many teams he has made. Except for one tie, those cups are empty.
Tuesday, October 06, 2015
Jordan Spieth and Dustin Johnson paired on Day 1 of Presidents Cup
  INCHEON, South Korea (AP) – Jordan Spieth and Dustin Johnson battled at Chambers Bay in the U.S. Open. They will be partners in South Korea at the Presidents Cup.   U.S.