PGA News Archive

Friday, September 08, 2017
Renee Powell inducted into the PGA of America Hall of Fame
Renee Powell followed her father's footsteps in becoming a golf pioneer. Thursday, Powell -- the PGA Head Professional at Clearview Golf Club -- followed in his footsteps once again when she was inducted into the PGA of America Hall of Fame.
Thursday, September 07, 2017
What are your golf superstitions?
Jack Nicklaus always kept coins in his pocket. Chi-Chi Rodriguez used coins for ball markers. Tiger Woods wore red on Sundays. Rickie Fowler wears orange on Sundays. Those are just some of superstitions in golf, but there are countless others.
Phil Mickelson, Charley Hoffman added to Presidents Cup team
Phil Mickelson has been selected as a captain's pick for the Presidents Cup and will be on a U.S. team for the 23rd consecutive time. Anirban Lahiri of India was picked to play for the International team second time, and it might be just as meaningful.
Gary Player, Renee Powell, Mickey Wright, Lew Worsham lead inductees to PGA of America Hall of Fame
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (Sept. 7, 2017) – Gary Player, Renee Powell, Mickey Wright and Lew Worsham, a foursome that impacted American and global golf, lead a class of seven inductees to be enshrined in the PGA of America Hall of Fame.
Michelle Wie gifts 'major champ' sneakers to Justin Thomas
Justin Thomas became a major champion in August with his victory at Quail Hollow Club in the PGA Championship.
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Stacy Lewis Fairway Bunker Instruction
Stacy Lewis won the LPGA Cambia Portland Classic with help from a great fairway bunker shot on the 18th hole. She and her coach Joe Hallett explain the techniques to have success with this shot.
Get to know the 2017 US PGA Cup team
Learn more about the players that will be representing the United States at the 28th PGA Cup, which will take place Sept.
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7 of golf's greatest commercials/infomercials
What makes for a great golf commercial/infomercial? What we've learned after viewing countless late at night over the years is that "greatness" doesn't necessarily relate to the product being pitched.
Justin Thomas made the right call at TPC Boston. Here's how you can, too.
Justin Thomas had options for how to play his third shot from just off the green on the 18th hole of the Dell Technologies Championship. He elected to putt it, and held on to win.
Texas Tech golfer Hurly Long shot 61 to set the Pebble Beach course record
Hurly Long returned to Lubbock and resumed Texas Tech fall-semester classes on Tuesday with a unique distinction: On Labor Day weekend, Long did something that even greats such as Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods never achieved on one of the world's most scenic and prestigious golf courses.
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Long-drive competitor incredibly snaps driver shaft on recoil
When it comes to long-drive competitions power is a given. You're going to see some of the most violent golf swings imaginable and wonder, "How the heck do they do that?!"
Justin Thomas jumps ahead of Jordan Spieth in race for PGA Player of the Year Award
Justin Thomas had options for how to play his third shot from just off the green on the 18th hole of the Dell Technologies Championship. He elected to putt it, and held on to win.
John O'Hurley's 'Secret to Golf' is, well, secret
Evidently this video is seven years old, but -- somehow -- it's the first time we've stumbled across it. Actor John O'Hurley of J. Peterman fame on "Seinfeld" has long been a lover of golf.
PGA Jr. League golfer Jack Spencer put on a putting contest to raise money for victims of Hurricane Harvey
CARL JUNCTION, Mo. -- The clink of the putter meeting the golf ball on a sunny Labor Day morning sounded like aid to victims of Hurricane Harvey in Houston.
Justin Thomas's short game on 18th to win Dell Technologies Champ
Justin Thomas had options for how to play his third shot from just off the green on the 18th hole of the Dell Technologies Championship. He elected to putt it, and held on to win.
Phil Mickelson shares priceless moment with junior golfer at TPC Boston
Add this to the list of reasons why the fans love Phil Mickelson.
Monday, September 04, 2017
Justin Thomas wins Boston for fifth title of the season, joining elite company
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Kevin Chappell grabs last spot to make Presidents Cup team
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Jordan Spieth misses two difficult putts on consecutive holes... by centimeters
Jordan Spieth has a unique putting style on short putts, looking at the hole rather than the ball. PGA Professional Warren Bottke explains the strategy and technique.