PGA News Archive

Wednesday, July 06, 2016
How to build your own backyard practice area
If you work a lot of hours, have young children -- or both -- chances are you don't have much time to work on your golf game.
One man's amazing backyard golf setup
We showed you how easy it is to build your very own backyard golf practice area for not a lot of money. This is the opposite of that. 
New Golf4Kids program aims to introduce youth to game
   
Tuesday, July 05, 2016
Golf, life skills will be taught at Briscoe Elementary's driving range
FORT WORTH -- It'll be reading, writing and chipping at Briscoe Elementary School this fall.
Masters champ Danny Willett wears green jacket to Wimbledon
Wimbledon -- arguably the most prestigious event in tennis -- is going on right now in England.
Things that drive you crazy on the golf course
Early last week, we put together a list of the nine things that drive us crazy on the golf course. In case you missed it, you can read it here.
Monday, July 04, 2016
Jordan Spieth serves as welcoming host for nation's best junior golfers
AUSTIN -- For most mortals, getting through 18 holes is frustrating enough. Trying walking in Jordan Spieth's Under Armours. What came easy in 2015 is proving to be a detestable journey this year, or so it seems.
Introducing the Goosinator
Of all the problems that golf courses have, you wouldn't think that goose droppings would be the biggest one.
Sunday, July 03, 2016
Dustin Johnson rallies, defeats Day to win WGC-Bridgestone
AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- Dustin Johnson returned from celebrating his U.S. Open victory by taking down the world's No. 1 player to win another World Golf Championship.
Golf juggling? Wake surfing? Why not both
Golf juggling is difficult enough. Wake surfing is difficult enough.
What is TrackMan and how does it work?
In 2016, TrackMan technology is all over the golf world.
Jordan Spieth sinks mid-range putt without looking
Jordan Spieth has made a career out of making putting look too easy. We've seen him drain long, snaking putts everywhere from Augusta to St. Andrews.
When trick shots go wrong
Generally two questions come to my mind when I see a golf trick shot on the internet: 1. Is this real or fake? 2. How many attempts did it take to do that?
Army veteran surprises family at Firestone
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Brooke Henderson holds on at Portland Classic
For her first win on the LPGA Tour, Brooke Henderson opened a huge lead and never relinquished it. For her second, she made a late Sunday charge, then beat the No. 1 player in women's golf in a playoff.
Dustin Johnson finally fulfills his potential
Dustin Johnson's new home in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., is still under construction, but its design may already have a fatal flaw. The trophy room may not be big enough. "I don't know, hopefully I've got to make it bigger," Johnson said.
Scott Piercy finds positives in another second-place finish
AKRON, Ohio _ Scott Piercy's challenge is to turn heartache into inspiration. Two weeks ago, the 37-year-old with three PGA Tour victories came close to winning the biggest tournament of his life, tying for second at the U.S. Open at Oakmont.
Saturday, July 02, 2016
Michigan man scores two hole-in-ones in the same round
I'm a young golfer, so I have plenty of rounds ahead of me, but I'm still a little disappointed I've never had a hole-in-one.
Yoenis Cespedes hosts youth golf clinic
New York Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes has made his love for golf clear in recent years, even going so far as to say that he'd like to be a professional golfer once he reti
NBA Championship trophy on display at Firestone
Last month's NBA championship was kind of a big deal. For those who are unfamiliar, the Cleveland Cavaliers brought home the title, marking the city's first major professional championship since the Browns won the NFL Championship in 1964.