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Thursday, May 21, 2015
Jordan Spieth birdies final hole to tie for lead at Crowne Plaza Invitational
  FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) – Masters champion Jordan Spieth got his homecoming off to a leading start with a birdie before dark.   Spieth made a 20-foot putt from just off the fringe on the final hole for a 6-un
College golfer passes on $10,000 hole-in-one prize
Boston College golfer Brian Butler played in a qualifier on Monday in Wyoming, R.I., for a unique tournament coming June 18, known as the Benrus Open.
Terrible break leads to spectacular birdie
Sometimes -- OK, most of the time -- golf just isn't fair.
McIlroy cards 71, trails by four
VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) -- Defending champion Rory McIlroy shot a 1-under 71 on Thursday, leaving him four shots behind clubhouse leader Robert Karlsson at the BMW PGA Championship after a mixed performance he blamed on mental fatigue.
European Tour player makes ace, calls fan over for celebratory chest bump
There's nothing more exciting in golf than a hole-in-one.
Watch: Miguel Angel Jimenez nearly makes an ace
The Mechanic nearly won a new car Thursday. SHARE YOUR ACE: Add your hole-in-one to #PGAHoleinOne
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
McIlroy returns to BMW Championship to defend his title
VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — Rory McIlroy is back at the tournament that "kick-started" his amazing run over the past 12 months.
Spieth returns to Fort Worth as major star
FORT WORTH -- No Tiger, no problem. Fortunately for the great game of golf, there has been life after Tiger Woods. A polite and promising life, as it turns out. Jesuit educated.
Lightning strikes flagstick in Utah
Have you ever wondered what it would look like if a flagstick got struck by lightning? Well, we have your answer. Check out this photo submitted by Reddit user Geoffreypjs that was posted on Tuesday night:
PGA Tour Superstore ties TaylorMade driver deal to Dustin Johnson's U.S. Open chances
If you're in the market for a new driver, you might want to root for Dustin Johnson next month.
Stan Thirsk: Remembering a pro's Pro
PGA of America Hall of Famer Stan Thirsk of Overland Park, Kansas, who stamped each golf lesson with his signature smile, died May 16, at age 87.
Chase Sapphire Preferred and PGA of America Announce Partnership Delivering Exclusive Access to the PGA Championship
NEW YORK -- Chase Sapphire Preferred, a premier rewards card from Chase designed to deliver unique experiences and exceptional service, and the PGA of America today announced an official partnership.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
2015 Crowne Plaza Invitational: Five players to watch
The PGA Tour is in Fort Worth, Texas, this week for the Crowne Plaza Invitational -- one of the true classic course layouts and an old stomping ground of legend Ben Hogan, who won the event five times.
Rory McIlroy leading way as pro golf transitions into new generation
  Rory McIlroy won again Sunday, did so in dominating style.
This week's pro golf events | May 18-24, 2015
  PGA TOUR CROWNE PLAZA INVITATIONAL   Site: Fort Worth, Texas Schedule: Thursday-Sunday. Course: Colonial Country Club (7,204 yards, par 70).
Monday, May 18, 2015
High school golf team helps save residents as apartment fire rages
  FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – Someone saw smoke 50 yards away, and coach Chuck Ross immediately yelled for others to call 911.   Turning in that direction, Ross and members of his Underwood High School golf team saw the
How much is Rory McIlroy's driver worth?
  Rory McIlroy is officially on a roll – his victory at the Wells Fargo Championship is his second in a mere three weeks, following his triumph at the WGC-Cadil
Rookie Minjee Lee wins Kingsmill Championship for first LPGA title
  WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Minjee Lee didn't expect her rookie season on the LPGA Tour to include a victory. Now that she has proved herself wrong by winning the Kingsmill Championship, she's thinking she can do it again.
LPGA: Play suspended, Minjee Lee leads
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Minjee Lee played a five-hole stretch in 5 under to open a four-stroke lead Sunday when final-round play was suspended because of darkness in the LPGA Tour's Kingsmill Championship.
Sunday, May 17, 2015
Champions: Maggert wins Regions playoff
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Jeff Maggert didn't let the missed putts haunt him when he faced the most pressurized one of the day.