PGA News Archive

Friday, October 30, 2015
South Korea's Sei Young Kim leads windy Blue Bay LPGA
HAINAN ISLAND, China — South Korea's Sei Young Kim took advantage of Chinese teen Lin Xi-yu's wind-blown collapse to take the lead Friday in the Blue Bay LPGA.
Ernie Els misses another tap-in putt
Oh no. Not again. Check out this missed putt by Ernie Els from the second round of the CIMB Classic on Friday:
Thomas shoots course-record 61 to take CIMB Classic lead
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Justin Thomas had an eagle and nine birdies in shooting a course-record 61 at the CIMB Classic on Friday, taking the lead into the weekend at the PGA Tour's event in Malaysia.
Scott Piercy drains 55-foot birdie putt at CIMB Classic
  On Thursday, we saw Scott Brown make an awesome hole-in-one – for which he won a brand-new car – on the par-3 15th hole at the PGA Tour's CIMB Classic in Malays
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Alan Morin shoots 66 to lead PGA Assistant Champ'ship after 18 holes
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Winning drivers and putters on the PGA Tour in the 2015-16 season
Each week of the 2015-16 PGA Tour season, we'll track the drivers and putters that triumph on the PGA Tour and see who chalks up the most victories over the course of the campaign.
Van Zyl shoots 61 to lead Turkish Airlines Open, McIlroy six back
ANTALYA, Turkey — Jaco van Zyl made nine birdies and an eagle for an 11-under 61 Thursday to take a three-shot lead after the first round of the Turkish Airlines Open.
2019 Solheim Cup to be held at Gleneagles in Scotland
LONDON — The 2019 Solheim Cup will be staged at Gleneagles after Scotland beat a rival bid from Sweden. The Ladies European Tour took the hosting decision after inspection visits of Gleneagles and Bro Hof Slott.
Stand Correct Distance from Golf Ball Instruction
How far away from the golf ball should you stand? PGA Professional Rafael Floriani is here to offer a couple quick checks to ensure your stance is correct and improve your game.
Lin Xi-yu leads Blue Bay LPGA by one after tough, windy day in China
  HAINAN ISLAND, China — China's Lin Xi-yu took the lead Thursday in the windy Blue Bay LPGA, while Lydia Ko struggled in her first round since regaining the No. 1 spot in the world.
Piercy leads CIMB Classic with 1st-round 10-under 62
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Scott Piercy allied some crisp putting to solid tee-to-green play and shot a flawless 10-under 62 on Thursday to take a three-stroke lead after the first round of the PGA Tour's CIMB Classic.
Scott Brown bangs in a hole-in-one at the CIMB Classic
  Well, I just finished writing about all the fantastic eagle putts we've seen on the par-5 fifth hole at the PGA Tour's CIMB Classic in Malaysia tonight when Scott Brown put them all in the shade.   The fifth-year PGA Tour playe
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Flock of eagles on par-5 fifth hole at PGA Tour CIMB Classic
  The PGA Tour is playing overnight tonight (our time, anyway) in Malaysia, in the sixth edition of the CIMB Classic.
Huge mosaic of Jordan Spieth created out of 24,000 golf balls
  What Jordan Spieth did on the golf course this year is downright amazing.
Senior PGA Professional Championship Unveils a New Name
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- Begun in 1989, the Senior PGA Professional Championship is both an extension of competitive opportunities for PGA Professionals 50-and-older and a stepping stone for many to a second career in golf.
For Paolozzi, one goal down, two to go
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PGA's Pickett a prodigious pumpkin carver
Mike Pickett's first passion has always been golf. As Director of Golf and Member Relations at StoneWater Golf Club in Highland Heights, Ohio, Pickett has had the opportunity to fulfill his dream of becoming a PGA Professional.
Can't get lead arm straight? Tips for Success
Are you unable to completely straighten your lead arm on the takeaway of your golf swing? No worries, because PGA Professional Rafael Floriani has some great instruction advice to help you overcome this and still play great golf.
Here's this year's best golf-themed Halloween costumes
Halloween is this Saturday and you're sure to see plenty of great costumes. If you're into golf though, it's not likely you'll see a costume or costumes that top this.
Ex-PGA CEO Awtrey in select company
NORMAN, Okla. -- Jim Awtrey, retired CEO of the PGA of America and former college golf coach, will become the sixth Lifetime Achievement honoree by the GCAA. Awtrey will be officially recognized at the GCAA Hall of Fame Reception and Awards Banquet Monday, Dec.