PGA News Archive

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.
Pro golf events this week | October 5-11, 2015
  PGA TOUR PRESIDENTS CUP Site: Incheon, South Korea. Schedule: ThursdaySunday.  Course: Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea (7,380 yards, par 72).  
PGA Pro's daughter makes her mark
FAIRMONT, W.Va. -- "The only time I will be disappointed is if you quit. If you give it your best, that's all I can ask for."
Mickelson relishes leadership role
INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Phil Mickelson studied the line of the putt from both sides, and then he stood over an imaginary golf ball about halfway to the hole and gently swung his putter to make sure he had the right read.
D. Johnson returns to Presidents Cup
INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Dustin Johnson hasn't lost a match while playing for the United States in nearly four years. Part of that is because he's very good.
Adam Scott has busy finish to year, maybe an early start to next one
  INCHEON, South Korea (AP) – With three months left in the year, Adam Scott is just getting warmed up.   The Presidents Cup is the start of a busy stretch for the 35-year-old Australian, who will be playing seven
PGA Professional plays 126 holes in a day
Imagine playing 126 holes of golf in one day -- that's seven complete rounds -- and doing it on a sultry September day in Port St. Lucie, Fla., when the heat index is well over 100 degrees.
Notebook: Rickie Fowler sporting a brand-new tattoo on his elbow
  INCHEON, South Korea (AP) – Rickie Fowler was sporting a new tattoo at the Presidents Cup packed with some special meaning.   It's nothing more than the outline of a block "G" under his left elbow.
Here's the world's most dangerous golf trick shot
We've seen our share of golf trick-shot attempts where we think, "that's probably not a great idea." This one, however, tops them all -- literally and figuratively.
Monday, October 05, 2015
How Rory McIlroy spent his time on and off the course in 2015
Rory McIlroy's tee shots spent plenty of time in the air over the last season. And so did the actual Rory McIlroy: 350 hours, to be exact.
Myrtle Beach golf courses hurriedly rebounding from record rains
  MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Ready to play some golf on the Grand Strand?   Course operators are working frantically to get their layouts reopened following record levels of rainfall since Thursday, and many will reopene
Easy Golf Instruction to Fix a Struggling Round
Watch instruction to help fix your golf round if your start to struggle on the course. PGA Professional Mike Richards has some quick and easy advice to get your game back on track.
Shane Battier's favorite golf course? It's Oakland Hills
Retired professional basketball star Shane Battier loves golf, but he apparently loves his home state of Michigan even more.  When asked Sunday on social media about his favorite course, Battier didn't hesitate:  
Scott makes switch to short putter
INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Adam Scott only has three months left before the method used for his long putter is banned. He saw no need to wait.
Sunday, October 04, 2015
What's in the winners' bags for the week of October 4, 2015
  What equipment did Emiliano Grillo and Thorbjorn Olesen use to achieve victory?
Olesen wins Alfred Dunhill Links by 2 shots
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland — Thorbjorn Olesen overcame a shaky start Sunday to protect his overnight lead and win the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship by two shots.
4-year-old Blake Nakagawa practices sand shots like a pro
Let's be honest. When most of us were 4 years old, the only sand we were playing in had four sides and was plopped in the middle of our neighborhood playground. Not so for 4-year-old Blake Nakagawa.
Jin wins Asia-Pacific Amateur
HONG KONG (AP) — Third-round leader Jin Cheng of China won the Asia-Pacific Amateur championship without hitting a ball on Sunday after the fourth round was abandoned due to heavy rain and high winds at Clearwater Bay Golf and Country Club.
Saturday, October 03, 2015
Argentina's Emiliano Grillo tops Tour Finals finale
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — Argentina's Emiliano Grillo shot a 3-under 67 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead in the Tour Finals-ending Web.Com Tour Championship.
Olesen grabs 3-shot lead at Alfred Dunhill Links
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- Thorbjorn Olesen of Denmark took a three-shot lead at the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship on Saturday after a 7-under 65 at St. Andrews in the third round.