PGA News Archive

Tuesday, April 05, 2016
Rory McIlroy brings a new approach to Masters in quest for Grand Slam
"Mad scientist" Bryson DeChambeau brings unusual outlook to Masters
  AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) –  Bryson DeChambeau is the only golfer at the Masters with a set of irons that are all the same length.
Three-time Masters champ Phil Mickelson flying under the radar
  Some prominent people will be missing when Augusta National Golf Club comes into focus this week.   Arnold Palmer announced last month he will not hit a ceremonial tee shot Thursday morning, as he recovers from shoulder surgery.
Augusta's Vaughn Taylor returns to the Masters
AUGUSTA -- Vaughn Taylor could be in Cartagena right now. Cartagena, the Colombian home of the Tour's Servientrega Championship, was a likely destination for Taylor before he won the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am on Valentine's Day in dramatic fashion.
Masters notebook: Dustin Johnson likes his chances
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Sergio Garcia has some company in the club few, if any, want to join. For now, Dustin Johnson gets lumped into the best player to never win a major category.
Dogwoods and azaleas at Augusta National clear sign spring is near
  BOSTON – Today the azaleas and dogwood are in bloom. Just not around here.   Here, the blooming snowblower resurfaced for one last hurrah.
Monday, April 04, 2016
Gold medalists exempt for PGA Championship and KPMG Women's PGA Championship
  AUGUSTA, Ga. – When golf returns to the Olympics in Rio, the winners will receive more than a gold medal.   They'll also get a free pass to all the major championships.   Th
Don't forget about Bubba Watson at Augusta
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Is it possible that a two-time Masters champion in the prime of his career is flying under the radar into Augusta, Ga., this week?
Fred Couples out of the Masters with bad back
AUGUSTA, Ga. — Fred Couples is out of the Masters because of acute back pain — the first Masters the 56-year-old former champion has missed since 1994.
2016 Masters field list
One in, one out. And the Masters field is set at 89.
Kisner gets Masters course tips from 2007 champ Zach Johnson
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Kevin Kisner took a few opportunities this spring to play the course at Augusta National Golf Club, but his most recent round was very different.
2016 Drive, Chip, and Putt: Best Shots Reactions, and Celebrations
Look back at the best shots and celebrations from the 2016 Drive Chip, and Putt Championships from Augusta National.
2016 Drive Chip and Putt Championship Girls Winners Highlights
Watch 2016 Drive, Chip, and Putt Championship highlights from the Girls divisions, including 7-9 age winner Emerson Blair, 10-11 age winner Alexa Pano, 12-13 age winner Kayla Sam, and 14-15 age winner Alyssa Montgomery.
2016 Drive Chip and Putt Championship Boys Winners' Highlights
Watch 2016 Drive, Chip, and Putt Championship highlights from the Boys division, including 10-11 age winner Christian Kim, 12-13 age winner Ty Griggs, and 14-15 age winner Michael Thorbjornsen.
PGA Professional of the Year Dobyns shines at Shell Houston Open
Matt Dobyns has a full-time job as head PGA Professional at Fresh Meadow Country Club in Lake Success, N.Y. But his recent run of starts on the PGA Tour have kept him busier than normal during what normally is a quiet late winter and early spring.
Ko wins ANA, taking advantage of Jutanugarn's late collapse
RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. — Lydia Ko took advantage of Ariya Jutanugarn's late collapse to win the ANA Inspiration on Sunday for her second straight major victory and second LPGA Tour win a row.
Sunday, April 03, 2016
Herman wins Houston Open to get into the Masters
HUMBLE, Texas — Jim Herman delivered a masterful performance at just the right time Sunday in the Shell Houston Open.
Jimenez shoots 64 to win Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic
SAUCIER, Miss. — Miguel Angel Jimenez shot an 8-under 64 to win the Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic by two strokes on Sunday.
What's in the winners' bags for the week of April 3, 2016
  What equipment did Jim Herman and this week's other winners use to achieve victory?
Andrew Svoboda wins Tour's Brazil Champions
SAO PAULO (AP) — Andrew Svoboda rallied to win the Tour's Brazil Champions on Sunday, closing with a birdie to overcome a one-stroke deficit to Bhavik Patel.