Golf Buzz

Steve Schneiter, a PGA Member for 24 years and a third-generation PGA Professional, wasn’t aware he had written a new chapter in PGA of America history when he won the 2016 Senior PGA Professional Championship at PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Florida, last November.
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Junior Invitational holds opening ceremony
GRANITEVILLE, S.C.
19 Apr 2017 - 9:14am - 0 Comments
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Tee times: Junior Invitational at Sage Valley Golf Club
Tee times for the Opening Round of the Junior Invitational on Thursday, April 20:
19 Apr 2017 - 9:08am - 0 Comments
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Tiger Woods to open first public course at Big Cedar Lodge
Tiger Woods announced on Tuesday that his first design for a public golf course will be at Big Cedar Lodge in Ridgedale, Missouri.
18 Apr 2017 - 12:26pm - 0 Comments
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Golfer's ball finds fairway... in the middle of a herd of kangaroos
If you play golf, you're going to encounter wildlife over the course of the round. Maybe it's a gator or a snake. Maybe it's beautiful birds. Perhaps it's annoying geese. Even deer. In Australia, it isn't uncommon to come across a kangaroo.
18 Apr 2017 - 9:26am - 0 Comments
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Good news on the health front for world No. 1 Dustin Johnson
On the eve of the 2017 Masters, world No. 1 and tournament favorite Dustin Johnson suffered a lower back injury when he fell down some stairs at his rental home in Augusta.
18 Apr 2017 - 9:14am - 0 Comments
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What golfers in 1892 thought the game would look like in 2000
Unless you’re a golf historian or a Jeopardy grand champion, you probably haven’t heard of obscure 1890s Scottish author (and avid golfer) J. McCullough.
17 Apr 2017 - 10:13am - 0 Comments
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Wesley Bryan: From trick-shot artist to PGA Tour winner
Ask any PGA Tour player and he'll tell you that outside of winning a major, the most difficult tournament to win is one played in your home state.
17 Apr 2017 - 10:08am - 0 Comments
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Rickie Fowler creates #SB2K17 version of Ryder Cup photo
It was one of, if not the best photo of 2017: Bachelor Rickie Fowler showing off his sense of humor being the odd man out of the U.S. Ryder Cup team photo as players were joined by their wives and girlfriends for a celebratory kiss photo.
15 Apr 2017 - 2:28pm - 0 Comments
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The story behind the first known hole-in-one in golf history
It was our intention to put together a story recognizing the first known hole-in-one in golf history by Young Tom Morris.
14 Apr 2017 - 8:47am - 0 Comments
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Why 'Tommy's Honour' has a shot at being a great golf movie
There's a saying, which I happen to believe, that the smaller the ball, the better the writing. No knock on football and basketball, but golf gave us Herbert Warren Wind and John Updike among other literary giants.
14 Apr 2017 - 12:08am - 0 Comments
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Make-A-Wish fulfills teen's Masters dream
Keaton Cleland, a young man of 16, loves everything about golf. As a freshman at Oxford High School in Michigan a year ago, Cleland was the MVP of the varsity golf team. He carries a 6.2 handicap and his best 18-hole score is a 77.
13 Apr 2017 - 2:18pm - 0 Comments
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European Tour player removes pants, plays shot from water
He didn't quite go full Henrik Stenson, but England's James Heath did shed his pants to play a shot out of the water on the 17th hole during the first round of the European Tour's Trophee Hassan II in Morocco on Thursday.
13 Apr 2017 - 12:48pm - 0 Comments
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Who is the best golfer to have never won a major now?
Phil Mickelson, Justin Rose, Dustin Johnson, Henrik Stenson, and Sergio Garcia. Those five names were some of the biggest in recent history to top the most bittersweet list in all of golf: the best players to have never won a major. Until, at long last, they did.
12 Apr 2017 - 3:11pm - 0 Comments
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Dustin Johnson puts short memory to work recovering from back injury
Dustin Johnson was back on the stationary bike, moving forward without really going anywhere.
12 Apr 2017 - 12:26pm - 0 Comments
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Gary Player bummed to be missing out on Spring Break again
As you may have seen on social media Tuesday, the band -- Jordan Spieth, Rickie Fowler, Justin Thomas and Smylie Kaufman -- has gotten back together for Spring Break 2017 in the Bahamas, or, as they've hashtagged it "#SB2K17."
12 Apr 2017 - 10:24am - 0 Comments
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Golf Q&A with Atlanta Falcons MVP quarterback Matt Ryan
Since being drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in 2004, Matt Ryan has had an impressive NFL career. He has been named to the Pro Bowl four times, was named the NFL MVP in 2016 and led the Falcons back to their first Super Bowl since 1997.
11 Apr 2017 - 6:01pm - 0 Comments
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Golf Q&A with Atlanta Falcons MVP quarterback Matt Ryan
Since being drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in 2004, Matt Ryan has had an impressive NFL career. He has been named to the Pro Bowl four times, was named the NFL MVP in 2016 and led the Falcons back to their first Super Bowl since 1997.
11 Apr 2017 - 6:01pm - 0 Comments
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Golf Q&A with former New England Patriots defensive back Rodney Harrison
Rodney Harrison is a 2-time Super Bowl Champion with the New England Patriots and since 2009 has been a commentator on NBC’s Sunday Night Football.
11 Apr 2017 - 3:14pm - 0 Comments
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Arnold Palmer's telegram to Jack Nicklaus after the 1986 Masters is one more reason he was The King
Following Jack Nicklaus' improbable win at the 1986 Masters, Arnold Palmer telegrammed a question to the 18-time major champion. "Do you think there's a chance for a 56-year-old?" Palmer wrote to Nicklaus, then 46.
9 Apr 2017 - 8:05am - 0 Comments