The future of golf was on display at Sandhill Crane Golf Club in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, over the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Weekend.
Smith and Schneiter are descendants of proud growth of the game pioneers
Steve Schneiter and Jeff Smith, a PGA Professional twosome living 1,128 miles apart, share more in common than preparing for a restart this April of the 25th Southworth Senior PGA Professional National Championship.
10 Oct 2013 - 8:09pm - 0 Comments
Former PGA Teacher of the Year Malaska anxious to challenge himself
Mike Malaska of Mesa, Ariz., the 2011 PGA Teacher of the Year, is making his fourth appearance in the Southworth Senior PGA Professional National Championship. He is the lone nationally celebrated golf instructor in the 264-player field in the Championship at PGA Golf Club in Port St.
9 Oct 2013 - 5:29pm - 0 Comments
Wednesday Notebook: Two aces in one practice round for Thomas
ALDIE, Va. – For the third consecutive year, Creighton Farms in Aldie, Va., and River Creek Club in Leesburg, Va, will host the Southworth Senior PGA Professional National Championship presented by Mercedes-Benz USA.
9 Oct 2013 - 5:21pm - 0 Comments
Big group of past national champs to compete in Southworth Senior PNC
ALDIE, Va. – An elite field of 264 PGA Professionals, at least 50 years of age, will converge Oct.
8 Oct 2013 - 6:08pm - 0 Comments
2013 Southworth Senior PGA Professional National Championship
25th Southworth Senior PGA Professional National Championship presented by Mercedes-Benz USA When: April 15-18, 2014
7 Oct 2013 - 9:41pm - 0 Comments
Amateur golfer, 95, shoots his age or better for 1,000th time
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. -- Leo Luken of Hilton Head Island, S.C., who was untouchable as a Fast-Pitch Softball Hall of Fame pitcher, established a feat Tuesday morning on the golf course that perhaps no other player will match.
25 Sep 2013 - 12:11pm - 1 Comments
Tiger Woods wins 11th PGA Player of Year Award, ninth Vardon Trophy
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – Tiger Woods, a five-time winner on the PGA Tour this year, has captured his 11th PGA of America Player of the Year Award and ninth Vardon Trophy, The PGA of America's premier season-ending awards for excellence by a Tour professional.
24 Sep 2013 - 5:25pm - 41 Comments
PGA Cup Captain's Blog: PGA Cup represents all that's right with golf
HEXHAM, England – As I told the team last night, having a large lead going into the final day invites the team on the short end of the score to be hyper-aggressive in shooting for pins and going for broke. And, boy, did GB&I do just that.
22 Sep 2013 - 2:16pm - 0 Comments
My week as embedded reporter with Team USA at the 2013 PGA Cup
HEXHAM, England – For years, golf fans, golf media and even many professional golfers have wondered what it would be like to be a part of an elite golf team competing in an international event. Amazingly, I had the chance to find out.
22 Sep 2013 - 1:51pm - 1 Comments
United States retains PGA Cup as Great Britain & Ireland forces draw
HEXHAM, England – JC Anderson said he had never faced a more important putt in his professional career than the four-footer Sunday afternoon in the final hour of the 26th PGA Cup.
22 Sep 2013 - 11:58am - 0 Comments
PGA Cup Captain's Blog: I'm happy, but we all know nothing's decided yet
HEXHAM, England – Having a 10.5 to 5.5 lead going into the final day of the PGA Cup is a great feeling. But as I told the team, 10.5 points wins you exactly nothing.
21 Sep 2013 - 9:57pm - 0 Comments
United States leads PGA Cup by five points after second day of team play
HEXHAM, England – Great Britain & Ireland threw a punch at a United States team of PGA club professionals Saturday afternoon, with a four-ball performance for the ages that could have turned the 26th PGA Cup upside down.
21 Sep 2013 - 4:59pm - 0 Comments
PGA Cup Captain's Blog: Team USA will come out firing on Saturday
HEXHAM, England – Well, I've been saying for weeks that it was really important for our team to get out to a fast start. 6-2 seems pretty fast to me.
20 Sep 2013 - 8:17pm - 0 Comments
USA rides pair of sizzling partners to take 6-2 lead after Day 1 of PGA Cup
HEXHAM, England – American football has its “two-minute drill” - a series of well-crafted plays to beat the clock.
20 Sep 2013 - 4:05pm - 0 Comments
Team USA sends veteran firepower out first in Friday Morning Foursomes
FRIDAY MORNING FOURSOMES (Local Time) 7:30 a.m.: Mark Sheftic, Blue Bell, Pa. & Chip Sullivan, Troutville, Va. vs. Gareth Wright, Peeblesshire, Scotland & Richard Wallis, Kent, England
19 Sep 2013 - 8:18pm - 0 Comments
U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Tom Watson calls to support PGA Cup Team
HEXHAM, England — U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Tom Watson made his version of a long distance pre-game speech Thursday, providing tips and words of encouragement for the U.S. PGA Cup Team.
19 Sep 2013 - 8:05pm - 0 Comments
PGA Cup Captain's Blog: Team USA is as ready and loaded for bear
HEXHAM, England – Six years ago, I attended my first PGA Cup matches at Reynolds Plantation and watched in awe at the celebration and emotion of this event; with the Opening and Closing ceremonies, the excitement, the intensity, and the drama that was every bit as compel
19 Sep 2013 - 7:42pm - 0 Comments
Wednesday Notebook: Secret to winning PGA Cup lies in the valley
NORTHUMBERLAND, England – Former PGA Professional National Champion Bob Sowards of Dublin, Ohio, making his second PGA Cup appearance, said that the Hunting Course at Slaley Hall doesn’t remind him of any particular course that he has played.
18 Sep 2013 - 3:03pm - 0 Comments
Benn Barham debuts in PGA Cup on third anniversary of cancer recovery
NORTHUMBERLAND, England – Next month, PGA teaching professional Benn Barham of Kent, England, will mark the third anniversary of his awakening to a new chapter in life – recovery from kidney cancer.
18 Sep 2013 - 2:56pm - 0 Comments