PGA News Archive

Monday, March 27, 2017
Carlee Meilleur's unique road to the junior Drive, Chip and Putt finals in Augusta
Starting up golf just three years ago, eight-year old Carlee Meilleur is heading to Augusta for the Drive, Chip and Putt finals.
Updated LPGA Tour schedule
Here is the complete schedule of every tournament for the 2017 LPGA Tour season. Jan. 26-29 — Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic (Brittany Lincicome) Feb. 16-19— ISPS Handa Women's Australian Open (Ha Na Jang)
What Dustin Johnson's match play victory means heading to The Masters
Dustin Johnson has been around long enough to realize he's not going to win every golf tournament he plays. It's just getting harder to find a candidate to stop him.
Golf tips: How to succeed in match play
Dustin Johnson won his third consecutive start this season at the WGC-Dell Match Play Championship over the weekend, besting Spain's Jon Rahm in the final. Match play is a completely different animal than medal/stroke play.
Sunday, March 26, 2017
Dustin Johnson wins WGC: Dell Match Play, his third in a row
AUSTIN, Texas — Dustin Johnson won the Dell Technologies Match Play with more drama than he needed to cap off an otherwise dominant week that made him the first player to sweep the four World Golf Championships.
Alligator chomps on ball after golfer's errant shot
Why golfers mess with alligators, I'll never know. Just last week, PGA Tour rookie Cody Gribble gave a gator a tail-pat at Bay Hill, sending it into the nearby lake.
D.A. Points wins Puerto Rico Open, third PGA Tour title
RIO GRANDE, Puerto Rico — D.A. Points was never better at the start, and good enough at the end.
Jon Rahm putts ball through the green, makes come-backer for par
Dustin Johnson and 22-year-old Jon Rahm have both impressively marched their way to the finals of the WGC-Dell Match Play Championship.
Hole-in-one equals 1-up lead for Japan's Hideto Tanihara
If you hadn't heard of Japan's Hideto Tanihara before this week's WGC-Dell Match Play Championship at Austin Country Club in Texas, he's making sure you won't forget it.
Dustin Johnson is calm, cool and dominant ahead of the Masters
The way Dustin Johnson has played golf the past four days at the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play tournament, his performance begs one very serious question. Can the Masters start tomorrow?
Jon Rahm smashes 426-yard drive at WGC-Dell Match Play Championship
The 12th tee at Austin Country Club has been more like a launchpad at this week's WGC-Dell Match Play Championship. Players are just absolutely nuking their drives on the par-5 hole.
Saturday, March 25, 2017
Dustin Johnson, Jon Rahm advance to semifinals of Match Play
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Dustin Johnson and Jon Rahm advanced to the semifinals of the Dell Technologies Match Play and kept on track a potential showdown between the No. 1 player and Spain's rising star.
Friday, March 24, 2017
12 habits of successful junior golfers
There are a several characteristics that a junior golfer needs to possess beyond their golf scores in order to be successful both on and off the course. Below are the top 12 qualities I consider to be most important:
Sergio Garcia hits terrible drive en route to loss at Match Play
During Day 2 of the Dell Match Play Championship, Sergio Garcia wowed us with his ability to hit driver off the deck.
A short week for Rory McIlroy on long road to Masters
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Rory McIlroy rarely has played so well and had so little to show for it.
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Lessons learned from Tiger Woods in new book on 1997 Masters
The 1997 Masters Tournament was one of the most important 72 holes of golf played in history. A young Tiger Woods roared onto the scene to become the first black golfer, the first Asian golfer and the youngest golfer ever to win a green jacket.
Ross Fisher hammers 423-yard drive at WGC-Dell Match Play Championship
Two days ago, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson claimed to have hit a 490-yard drive in an Instagram post.
Sergio Garcia's amazing 'driver off the deck' save
If you're anything like me, you probably lick your lips when you see a PGA Tour star preparing to hit a driver off the deck.
New golf season product round up, part 1
Spring has arrived, which means golf season is right around the corner – if it hasn’t started already – for many around the country. As usual, there’s a bunch of new gear, apparel and gadgets that have hit the market since last season.
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Jason Day withdraws from Match Play to be with his mother
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Defending champion Jason Day tearfully withdrew from the Dell Technologies Match Play after six holes Wednesday so he could be with his mother when she has surgery for lung cancer.