PGA News Archive

Monday, June 29, 2015
Greenbrier: Good news, bad news
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. -- GOOD NEWS is everywhere as the Greenbrier Classic begins today. A few bummers, but mostly good news.
Bubba shows he can grind out a victory
CROMWELL, Conn. -- He came. He saw. He Bubba'd.
Na Yeon Choi wins ninth LPGA title
ROGERS, Ark. (AP) — Na Yeon Choi eagled the par-4 16th hole from the fairway to take the lead and won the NW Arkansas Championship by two strokes Sunday for her ninth LPGA Tour title.
Maggert wins U.S. Senior Open
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Jeff Maggert is moving into an elite class on golf's senior circuit.
Web.com: Oppenheim wins Air Capital Classic
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Rob Oppenheim won the Air Capital Classic on Sunday for his first Web.com Tour title, closing with a 6-under 66 for a one-stroke victory over Andy Winings.
Sunday, June 28, 2015
What's in the winners' bags for the week of June 28, 2015
  What equipment did Bubba Watson and this week's other winners use?
Watson wins Travelers playoff over Casey
CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) -- Bubba Watson made an 8-foot birdie putt on the second hole a playoff Sunday to outlast Paul Casey and win the Travelers Championship for the second time.
Danny Lee gives away his driver during the round
Fans at the ballpark can keep foul balls, but for the most part, sports equipment stays in the field of play until the contest is over.
Neal Lancaster's ace destroys cup at U.S. Senior Open
  When is a hole-in-one more than just a hole-in-one?   When Neal Lancaster destroys the hole beyond repair, that's when.   Lancaster made an ace on the 178-yard par-3 second hole at Del Paso Countr
Bubba Watson proves fan in gallery wrong with approach shot from rough
After Bubba Watson's drive on the second hole in Sunday's final round of the Travelers Championship landed in heavy rough behind a row of trees, someone in the gallery suggested loudly that Watson ought to hit a low 4-iron under the branches.
Zach Johnson gets a tweet from Zach Johnson
  A little before Zach Johnson teed off today at the PGA Tour's Travelers Championship, he took to Twitter to send best wishes to Zach Johnson on his round this afternoon.
BMW: Larrabazal shoots 66 to win by 1
MUNICH (AP) -- Pablo Larrazabal won the BMW International Open by one shot Sunday for his fourth European Tour title.
Planning ahead helps PGA Professional National Championship start on time
  The biggest surprise so far at the PGA Professional National Championship is that the tournament actually got underway on time this morning.    The Philadelphia area – along with much of the East Coast – was battered b
Life still good for Casey, despite loss
CROMWELL, Conn. -- The rain finally stopped Sunday, but the only rainbow Paul Casey would find was the one in his wife, Pollyanna's, hair.
Harman keeps cool, calm, collected
CROMWELL, Conn. -- Brian Harman had the walk of a guy who has been there before as he strolled up the 18th fairway yesterday at TPC River Highlands.
LPGA: Choi shoots 63, leads by 2
ROGERS, Ark. (AP) — Na Yeon Choi felt as if she had nothing to lose starring down her second shot on the par-5 18th hole at Pinnacle Country Club.
Saturday, June 27, 2015
U.S. Senior Open: Langer, Maggert tied
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- The crammed leaderboard at the U.S. Senior Open has some familiar faces heading into the final round and one notable name nobody expected to challenge for another major.
Harman shoots 65, leads by 1
CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Brian Harman birdied the 18th hole for a 5-under 65 on Saturday and a one-stroke lead over fellow Georgia left-hander Bubba Watson and Canadian Graham DeLaet in the Travelers Championship.
Watch: Bubba Watson's wayward drive deflects off tree into bunker
Sometimes you make your own luck. Sometimes it's made for you.
BMW International: Morrison leads by 2
MUNICH (AP) — English golfer James Morrison shot a 5-under 67 to claim a two-stroke lead in the third round of the BMW International Open as overnight leader Rafa Cabrera-Bello dropped six off the pace on Saturday.