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Martha Richards, cancer survivor, to step down as Texas womens golf coach
University of Texas Women's Golf Coach Martha Richards said Friday that she will resign at the end of the 2013-14 season, her seventh with the program.   Her story is unusual in that she is a two-time cancer survivor, and she said is stepping down to ma
25 Jan 2014 - 2:45pm - 0 Comments
five things I learned at the PGA Show
Another January, another PGA Merchandise Show, another gathering of the golf industry's movers, shakers, giants, start-ups, titans and dreamers.
24 Jan 2014 - 11:56am - 0 Comments
PGA Show: Cool golf pants on display
One thing I've seen in a fairly short time at PGA.com, is that golfers love their golf pants.
24 Jan 2014 - 10:32am - 0 Comments
Morgan Hoffmann pays homage to Anchorman this week
"You stay classy, San Diego." That's the famous sign off of Southern California's most famous fictional news anchor, Ron Burgundy, played brilliantly by Will Ferrell in the hit comedy "Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy."
24 Jan 2014 - 10:07am - 0 Comments
Five things I need from the PGA Show
By nature, I'm a scientist golfer. I tinker, I experiment, I even invent from time to time. I have good days and I still change and tweak.  I have bad days and I alter everything.  I go through clubs, training aids & accessories like some people go through socks.
23 Jan 2014 - 7:13pm - 0 Comments
Baseball star David Price visits PGA Show
One of the great things about the PGA Show (amid many awesome things) is the star-studded line-up of celebrities and personalities that appear - simply out of there love of golf.
22 Jan 2014 - 6:50pm - 0 Comments
Man snags two aces and a double eagle in five-day stretch
If you've never experienced the exhilaration that comes with getting a hole-in-one, trust me, it's awesome (my lone ace came 17 years ago at the age of 16). It doesn't matter how well, or how poorly you play the game, no one cane ever take that hole-in-one away from you.
22 Jan 2014 - 11:40am - 0 Comments
John Daly pants draw attention around the globe
Whenever John Daly plays in a tournament, we all want to know two things – what did he shoot, and what pants is he wearing.   As it turns out, we here in America aren't the only ones.   Daly is playing in the Com
22 Jan 2014 - 10:54am - 0 Comments
2014 Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines
One of the most scenic stops on the PGA Tour -- Torrey Pines in La Jolla, Calif. -- plays host to this week's Farmers Insurance Open.
22 Jan 2014 - 9:19am - 0 Comments
See how far Ken Griffey Jr. drives golf ball at PGA Demo Day
Ken Griffey Jr. was among the longest of several Nike athletes driving golf balls into the massive 42-acre circular driving range at the PGA Show Outdoor Demo Day Tuesday. Griffey Jr. hit about 30 balls with the Nike Covert 2.0 driver. 
21 Jan 2014 - 2:07pm - 0 Comments
Patrick Reed soars 70 spots in latest U.S. Ryder Cup standings
Patrick Reed's victory in the Humana Challenge on Sunday was the second of his career on the PGA Tour -- and second in his last nine starts.
21 Jan 2014 - 10:33am - 0 Comments
Matt Kuchar and Parker McLachlin swim with the (very big) fishes
Have you ever been on one of those vacations where you get to swim with the dolphins?
20 Jan 2014 - 11:54pm - 0 Comments
Ken Duke's hole-in-one celebration you don't want to miss
In case you missed it over the weekend, PGA Tour journeyman Ken Duke -- who picked up his first victory last summer in the Travelers Championship -- had a hole-in-one on Sunday in the Humana Challenge.
20 Jan 2014 - 9:11am - 0 Comments
Darren Clarke just cant go for a long putter, even if it would help him
To say Darren Clarke has struggled since he won the 2011 British Open would be a bit of an understatement.
19 Jan 2014 - 5:25pm - 0 Comments
Nick Faldo attempt to ditch a cupcake goes hilariously wrong
Out where I live, cupcakes are a big deal.
17 Jan 2014 - 10:10pm - 0 Comments
Sergio Garcia cleared of rules breach in Abu Dhabi
Sergio Garcia found himself in the middle of a rules conversation early Friday morning before the start of his second round in the Abu Dhabi Championship.
17 Jan 2014 - 9:24am - 0 Comments
Lance Armstrong gets his handicap down into single digits
Lance Armstrong can't compete in bicycle races anymore, so he's spending a lot of time on the golf course.
16 Jan 2014 - 5:58pm - 0 Comments
Luke Donald, Sergio Garcia, Paul Casey and Matteo Manassero race golf carts in Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi isn't just the home of the Abi Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship. The tiny emirate also hosts a Formula 1 auto race every year.
16 Jan 2014 - 2:15pm - 0 Comments
New Nike campaign encourages golfers to 'Play in the Now'
Nike is no stranger to making fantastic golf commercials. The company's latest effort is no exception.
16 Jan 2014 - 7:24am - 0 Comments