ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Moments before Jett Wyckoff was going to tee off Sunday afternoon at Arroyo del Oso, he was asked who wins the chipping contests between him and his dad, Kevin.   The 10-year-old golfer didn&#
PGA Foundation Provides 20 Universities With Grants Totaling $60,000
The PGA Foundation has provided 20 accredited PGA Golf Management Universities with grants totaling $60,000.
2 Nov 2010 - 4:14pm - 0 Comments
Thirty-Five Graduates Form the Latest Class to Graduate in the PGA Professional Golf Management Program
Thirty-five graduates, representing 19 states, comprised the most recent class to advance through the PGA Professional Golf Management Program. The graduates were honored in ceremonies conducted Oct. 26, at the PGA Education Center in Port St.
2 Nov 2010 - 4:12pm - 0 Comments
PGA CEO Joe Steranka Addresses Inaugural Glow Golf Forum on African-American Women, Diversity in the Golf Industry
To foster the growth of African-American female participation and diversity in the multi-billion dollar golf industry, the PGA Education Center, at PGA Village, in Port St.
2 Nov 2010 - 4:06pm - 0 Comments
PGA of America Teaming With Boys & Girls Clubs of America to Pilot PGA Medalist Program
The PGA of America has announced that it will team with select Boys & Girls Clubs across the country to pilot a PGA Medalist Program, introducing young people to golf. The Boys & Girls Club pilots located in Atlanta, Louisville, Ky.
2 Nov 2010 - 4:02pm - 0 Comments
PGA Past President Ken Lindsay Honored by Peers
PGA Past President Ken Lindsay of Jackson, Miss., who became one of the most respected rules officials in golf, will be celebrated by Association members as one of the "Legends of The PGA" during ceremonies Nov.
2 Nov 2010 - 3:59pm - 0 Comments
Fourth Annual Patriot Golf Day hits record-setting numbers
Labor Day Weekend was a chance for golfers nationwide to honor our American heroes by participating in the Fourth Annual Patriot Golf Day.
2 Nov 2010 - 3:41pm - 0 Comments
Callaway Golf PGA Assistant Championship, a Tournament of Champions
The Callaway Golf PGA Assistant Championship, which celebrates its 34th edition, Nov. 11-14, at PGA Golf Club in Port St.
26 Oct 2010 - 3:31pm - 0 Comments
Barney Adams Named Recipient of the 2010 PGA Ernie Sabayrac Award
Barney Adams of Dallas, Texas, who sparked a revolution in golf through his invention of the Tight Lies fairway wood, has been named the recipient of the PGA Ernie Sabayrac Award, for lifetime contributions to the golf industry. Adams, 71, will be honored at The PGA of America Awards, Jan.
26 Oct 2010 - 3:28pm - 0 Comments
94th PGA Annual Meeting, Nov. 4-6, to Focus on 'Your Future, Your PGA'
Four hundred PGA Professionals, representing 41 nationwide Sections, are anticipated to gather Nov. 4-6, in Boston for the 94th PGA Annual Meeting.
26 Oct 2010 - 3:22pm - 0 Comments
Mississippi State closes strong to win its record third PGA Jones Cup
The first phone call that Adam Scott, program coordinator at Mississippi State University, made Wednesday afternoon following his team capturing the 9th PGA Jones Cup, was to Program Director Jeff Adkerson, who was in the middle of teaching a class. "I told him we got the Cup back," said Scott.
20 Oct 2010 - 4:31pm - 0 Comments
Florida State jumps out to Day 1 lead at 9th PGA Jones Cup competition
With the weather conditions benign Tuesday at PGA Golf Club's Wanamaker Course, Florida State University turned in an opening-round 6-over-par 294 to grab the first-round lead in the ninth annual PGA Jones Cup, presented by Golf Pride and SkyGolf. Sophomore Dan Mahoney led the Seminoles, collect
19 Oct 2010 - 4:31pm - 0 Comments
Golf Pride and SkyGolf are presenting sponsors at 9th PGA Jones Cup
The PGA of America has announced that Golf Pride and SkyGolf have been named presenting sponsors of the 9th PGA Jones Cup, Oct. 19-20 at PGA Golf Club in Port St.
19 Oct 2010 - 4:24pm - 0 Comments
Defending Champion Campbell University Heads 20-Member Field in 9th PGA Jones Cup
Campbell University of Buies Creek, N.C., will make its bid for a third title in four years, Oct. 19-20, in the ninth PGA Jones Cup at PGA Golf Club in Port St.
13 Oct 2010 - 9:06am - 0 Comments
PGA Golf Club Joins Audubon Lifestyles Sustainable Golf Facility Program
PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Fla., was named a member of the Audubon Lifestyles Sustainable Golf Facility Program today.
13 Oct 2010 - 9:02am - 0 Comments
Hintz Named Championship Director for the 73rd, 75th Senior PGA Championships
Jeffrey M. Hintz of West Palm Beach, Fla., has been named Championship Director of the 73rd and 75th Senior PGA Championships.
13 Oct 2010 - 8:56am - 0 Comments
Southworth Development Named Title Sponsor of Senior PGA Professional National Championship
The PGA of America announced today that Southworth Development will become the title sponsor of the Senior PGA Professional National Championship and the 41 Section Championships conducted nationwide beginning in 2011 and running through 2013. "The PGA of America is excited to partner with Southw
13 Oct 2010 - 8:50am - 0 Comments
U.S. Ryder Team, Pavin praise inspiration from Major Dan Rooney
United States Captain Corey Pavin called upon a friend, Major Dan Rooney, to address his team Tuesday evening as final preparations are being made for the 38th Ryder Cup. Rooney, 37, a decorated F-16 fighter pilot and a PGA Professional from Broken Arrow, Okla., gave a moving speech in the team r
29 Sep 2010 - 7:35pm - 0 Comments
Countdown to Celtic Manor – 11 Days
In under two weeks, the 38th Ryder Cup makes its first appearance in Wales at The Celtic Manor Resort's Twenty Ten Course.
21 Sep 2010 - 2:52pm - 0 Comments
The Ryder Cup – By the Numbers
PGA NEWS presents some quick facts and figures – past and present – as the 38th Ryder Cup approaches, Oct. 1-3, at The Celtic Manor Resort near Newport, Wales. 3 -- The number of U.S.
21 Sep 2010 - 2:49pm - 0 Comments