PGA News Archive

Monday, August 03, 2015
Yujeong Son and Philip Barbaree lead at Junior PGA Championship
  BRYAN, Texas – Yujeong Son of Norman, Oklahoma, is the 18-hole Girls’ Division leader, while Philip Barbaree of Shreveport, Louisiana, has the first-round Boys’ Division lead at the 40th Junior PGA Championship presented by Under Armou
Kangaroo boxes flagsticks at Australian golf course
  Daniel Popovic was just trying to get in a little short-game practice when he was rudely interrupted.
How much are Troy Merritt's irons worth?
  Troy Merritt came into the Quicken Loans National having missed five cuts in a row.
Troy Merritt reflects on his first PGA Tour victory at Quicken Loans Nat'l
  GAINESVILLE, Va. – For the better part of a year, PGA Tour member Troy Merritt had a bit of a problem.
Brooks Koepka filled passports on worldwide journey to PGA Tour
  DUBLIN, Ohio – The pages of Brooks Koepka's first passport filled so quickly that he had to add about 20 more.   Then the seal wore off, forcing him to order a replacement that's now nearly out of space.
Rory McIlroy, Bryan Bros. collaborate in new trick-shot video
Our favorite trick-shot duo -- the Bryan Bros. -- had a very special guest for their latest video... world No. 1, Rory McIlroy.
It's longshot, but Wyndham Champ. hoping Tiger Woods will play
  GREENSBORO, N.C. – The likelihood of Tiger Woods playing in the Wyndham Championship in just more than two weeks might come down to math. Or it might come down to fortitude.
Sunday, August 02, 2015
Perry breezes to 3M Championship title
BLAINE, Minn. (AP) — Comfortably in front, Kenny Perry felt uneasy for most of his 18 holes Sunday. Afterward, he couldn't have been much happier.
What's in the winners' bags for the week of August 2, 2015
  What equipment did Troy Merritt and this week's other winners use?
Aphibarnrat wins Paul Lawrie Match Play for 3rd title
ABERDEEN, Scotland -- Kiradech Aphibarnrat of Thailand won the inaugural Paul Lawrie Match Play by holing a 4-foot putt for birdie on No. 18 to beat Sweden's Robert Karlsson by one hole in the final.
Merritt wins Quicken Loans National by 3
GAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Troy Merritt walked to the final tee with a three-shot lead and slapped hands with fans on both sides of the ropes, knowing he had all but wrapped up his first PGA Tour title.
Sunday notebook: Back to Bryan
BRYAN, Texas -- After debuting in the state of Texas last year, the Junior PGA Championship returns to Miramont Country Club in Bryan, Texas for a second consecutive year.
Zach Johnson's corny use for the Claret Jug
Open Championship winners find unusual ways to use the Claret Jug, the winning trophy. Most of the time, it's a pretty handy beverage container.
Watch: Tiger Woods pulls off amazing recovery shot at No. 12
It turns out Tiger Woods may still have a little bit of magic left in the golf bag. NEARLY HOLED: Tiger Woods comes inches away from a hole-in-one
Park wins Women's British Open
TURNBERRY, Scotland -- Top-ranked Inbee Park won the Women's British Open after coming from three shots behind fellow South Korean Jin-Young Ko in the final round Sunday, becoming the seventh female player to win four different majors.
Saturday, August 01, 2015
Perry shoots 61, leads 3M Championship
BLAINE, Minn. (AP) — Defending champion Kenny Perry had a hole-in-one and matched the 3M Championship record with an 11-under 61 on Saturday to take a four-stroke lead in the Champions Tour's event.
Ko, Lu share lead after 3rd round of Women's British Open
TURNBERRY, Scotland — There's a Ko atop the leaderboard after three rounds of the Women's British Open. Just not the one many were expecting.
Merritt, Chappell share third-round lead
GAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Troy Merritt couldn't miss Saturday in the Quicken Loans National. Tiger Woods couldn't make anything.
Watch: Tiger Woods nearly aces No. 16 at Quicken Loans National
After shooting a 66 Friday at the Robert Trent Jones course, Tiger Woods expected more of the same on Saturday.
From selling shoes to winning on PGA Tour, James Hahn writes unusual story
  DUBLIN, Ohio – James Hahn followed the stiletto-heeled tracks of Jimmy Choos and Christian Louboutins back to his professional golf career.   Broke and without a sponsor to keep alive his dream, Hahn restocked hi