PGA News Archive

Wednesday, August 02, 2017
Akshay Bhatia continues to break records at 42nd Boys Junior PGA Championship
Check out highlights from the third round of the Boys Junior PGA Championship, where Akshay Bhatia set the 54-hole scoring record.
PGA REACH Carolinas to implement PGA WORKS internship for diversity placement
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. --  PGA REACH, the 501 (c)(3) charitable foundation of the PGA of America—in conjunction with the Carolinas PGA Section—has selected Jessica Asbury, a 2017 Pfeiffer University graduate, for the PGA WORKS Internship program.
Rory McIlroy to play at least next two events with best friend, Harry Diamond, as caddie
Rory McIlroy faced the media in Akron, Ohio, at Firestone Country Club on Wednesday afternoon for the first time since news of the four-time major winner ending his nine-year run with caddie J.P. Fitzgerald earlier this week.
Six Ways to Be More Coachable
One of the most highly desired traits of junior golfers is coachability. Coaches want to know that a player is willing to listen, learn, practice and put into play what they teach them. Being coachable isn’t just for college-level play.
Stephen Curry finds shooting from distance a far tougher challenge in golf than basketball
HAYWARD -- During his one and only practice round before he tees it up for real alongside a field of real professional golfers, Stephen Curry learned a sobering lesson on Tuesday.
2017 Boys Junior PGA Championship: Round 2 highlights
Tuesday, August 01, 2017
Akshay Bhatia highlights Round 2 with a record 61 at the 42nd Boys Junior PGA Championship
Akshay Bhatia's front nine featured eight birdies en route to a record 61 at the 42nd Boys Junior PGA Championship.
A fully healthy Pat Perez is enjoying comeback season on PGA Tour
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Pat Perez is in his 16th season on the PGA Tour and finally feeling like he's in the big leagues.
15-year-old Akshay Bhatia shoots record 61 at the 42nd Boys Junior PGA Championship
Akshay Bhatia's front nine featured eight birdies en route to a record 61 at the 42nd Boys Junior PGA Championship.
15-year-old Akshay Bhatia flirts with golf’s sound barrier with a record 61 at the 42nd Boys Junior PGA Championship
Akshay Bhatia's front nine featured eight birdies en route to a record 61 at the 42nd Boys Junior PGA Championship.
Jack Nicklaus sees 'a very mature, disciplined young man' in Jordan Spieth
Oddsmakers wary of Stephen Curry's Web.com golfing chances at Ellie Mae Classic
HAYWARD -- Stephen Curry's entry this week in the Bay Area's Web.com Tour professional golf event, the Ellie Mae Classic at TPC Stonebrae, is generating a tremendous amount of intrigue, so much so that it's even drawn the attention of the gambling world.
WATCH: Golfer putts ball through a bunker and into the hole
For some golfers, hitting the ball out of, or over, a bunker can be the most stressful thing to encounter on the golf course. Because of that, players have come up with creative ways to approach those particular shots.
2017 Boys Junior PGA Championship: Round 1 highlights
Monday, July 31, 2017
Dawson Ovard shoots 64, leads after first round of Boys Junior PGA Championship
Dou Zecheng is first Chinese player to earn PGA Tour card
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Dou Zecheng had a career-changing 36-hole run Sunday in the rain-delayed Digital Ally Open to become the first Chinese player to earn a PGA Tour card and win a Web.com Tour event.
Be carefree -- not careless -- when playing from behind in a tournament or match
For the second time in as many tries, Venezuela's Jhonattan Vegas came from behind to win the RBC Canadian Open on Sunday at Glen Abbey in Ontario.
Nicklaus Companies, Jack Nicklaus partner With PGA REACH
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.
After nine-year run, Rory McIlroy fires caddie J.P. Fitzgerald
After winning four major championships together and soaring to No. 1 in the world, Rory McIlroy has decided to split with his caddie of nine years, J.P.
Sunday, July 30, 2017
Jhonattan Vegas successfully defends RBC Canadian Open title
OAKVILLE, Ontario — Jhonattan Vegas successfully defended his RBC Canadian Open title Sunday at Glen Abbey, beating Charley Hoffman with a birdie on the first hole of a playoff.