PGA News Archive

Sunday, February 14, 2016
PGA Professional Markel remembered as 'ambassador for golf'
READING, Pa. -- Dave Rupp graduated from Lehigh University on a Sunday in 1973 and showed up for work the next day at the Berkshire Country Club, where he'd been hired as an assistant pro.
Lydia Ko overcomes field, New Zealand earthquake for win
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — Unfazed by an earthquake just before she teed off, top-ranked Lydia Ko won the New Zealand Women's Open for the third time in four years Sunday.
Pebble Beach proves a tough test for world's top 10
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. -- One of the key selling points to this year's AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am was that it lured six players ranked in the world's top 10. But heading into Sunday's final round, only No.
Mickelson takes the lead at Pebble Beach
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Phil Mickelson stayed away from all the celebrity commotion Saturday at Pebble Beach. More importantly, he stayed away from bogeys on the toughest day.
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Bernhard Langer opens 7-stroke lead in Chubb Classic
NAPLES, Fla. — Bernhard Langer followed his opening 10-under 62 with a 66 on Saturday to increase his lead to seven strokes in the PGA Tour Champions' Chubb Classic at TwinEagles.
Schwartzel has 1-shot lead after 3 rounds of Tshwane Open
PRETORIA, South Africa -- Charl Schwartzel will take a one-shot lead into the final round of the Tshwane Open after a 66 took him to 9 under par overall on Saturday.
Watch: Mickelson chips in on 18 at Pebble Beach
Off the green on the par-5 18 at Pebble Beach Golf Links? When you're Phil Mickelson...no big deal because you can do this:  
Watch: Mark Wahlberg with the near-ace at AT&T Pebble Beach
The celebrities at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am are there because ... well, they're celebrities. But some of them have pretty good golf games, too.
Next generation? Not if Mickelson has anything to say about it
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. -- Just when the young guns threatened to charge onto the tee boxes and take over the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, along came the old left-hander to set them straight.
Lydia Ko leads New Zealand Women's Open by 1 stroke
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — Lydia Ko took a one-stroke lead into the final round of the New Zealand Women's Open after shooting a 5-under 67 Saturday.
Spieth eight back, still likes his chances
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. -- To hear Jordan Spieth talk at the halfway point of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, one would think he'd be in a lot better shape than he is.
Friday, February 12, 2016
Langer shoots 62 to take 4-stroke lead in Chubb Classic
NAPLES, Fla. — Bernhard Langer had a hard time choosing what kind of putter to use.
Langer shoots 62 to take 4-stroke lead in Chubb Classic
NAPLES, Fla. — Bernhard Langer had a hard time choosing what kind of putter to use.
Kang flirts with 59 at AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. -- Sung Kang didn't know anything about his amateur partner until he went on the Internet and looked up actor Ray Romano.
Schwartzel on the charge at Tswhane Open
PRETORIA, South Africa — Charl Schwartzel made a charge up the leaderboard at the European Tour's Tshwane Open on Friday, going 6 under in his second round to sit two shots off the lead.
Rainaud defeats Berberian to win 53rd PGA Match Play Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- There is no instant replay in golf, but it sure seemed that way Friday at the 53rd PGA Match Play Championship at PGA Golf Club
Larsen leads New Zealand Women's Open, Lydia Ko 3 behind
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) -- Top-ranked Lydia Ko shot a 3-under 69 on Friday and was three shots off the lead and in a tie for fifth place after the first round of the New Zealand Women's Open.
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Rose has a day to remember in Pebble debut
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) -- Justin Rose, a U.S. Open champion and the No. 7 player in the world, shot a 6-under 66 his first time playing Spyglass Hill and spent a gorgeous day listening to the fans call out his name.
Chez Reavie leads by one after first round of AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am
  PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) – Chez Reavie enjoyed the pure weather almost as much as watching putts go in.
Haydn Porteous sheds his clothes for a water shot at Tshwane Open
  Most of us learned about Haydn Porteous when he seemingly came out of nowhere to win the European Tour's Joburg Open a couple weeks ago.