PGA News Archive

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
We Are Golf hosts its ninth annual National Golf Day in Washington
  WASHINGTON, D.C. – WE ARE GOLF – a coalition of the game’s leading associations and industry partners – visited Capitol Hill on Wednesday for the ninth annual National Golf Day to discuss the game’s nearly $70 billion econo
Chicago Cubs' rotation on the golf course: Aces searching for aces
CHICAGO -- It's a staff known for going low. Cubs starters lead baseball with a collective 2.34 ERA through Wednesday, and the opposition hits a measly .204 when Jake Arrieta, Jon Lester, John Lackey, Jason Hammel or Kyle Hendricks takes the hill.
Parsons Xtreme Golf clubs starting to sell well despite high price tag
  SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Folsom's iFit Golf has been selling Parsons Xtreme Golf, or PXG, clubs as the Sacramento area's only certified retailer for two months.   PXG is the brainchild of golf-loving Internet
Must see: Jordan Spieth's marshmallow trick shot
Over the last two years, we've seen our share of incredible trick shots here at But, what Jordan Spieth did on Tuesday during a clinic at the AT&T Byron Nelson Championship was pretty darned impressive.
Wofford's Andrew Novak holes 100-foot putt
A NCAA Division I Men's Golf Regional is taking place in Tuscaloosa, Ala. this week.
Jack Nicklaus beats his age, shoots par at Augusta National
NAPLES, Fla. -- Jack Nicklaus can still play. Probably not a news flash, but the 76-year-old Golden Bear had a couple of fairly noteworthy rounds in the past week or so.
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Condoleezza Rice, Annika Sorenstam to keynote 2016 KPMG Women’s Leadership Summit
NEW YORK, May 17 -- KPMG today announced 66th U.S.
Monday, May 16, 2016
Your child wants to learn golf, so what's next?
So your son or daughter turns to you and says, "Hey, I want to learn to play golf." What should be your next step?
Golf Rules: Why Dustin Johnson's caddie jumped in a lake to retrieve a ball
It's not often that your brother will tell you to go jump in a lake, and you'll do it.
Sunday, May 15, 2016
What's in the winners' bags for the week of May 15, 2016
  What equipment did Jason Day and this week's other winners use to achieve victory?
Russell Knox keeps his chin up after splashing three balls, carding 9 at Sawgrass' No. 17
Russell Knox lived every golfer's nightmare Saturday in the third round of the Players. And yet, he could still joke about it hours later.
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Ryder Cup legend Christy O'Connor Sr. dies at 91
VIRGINIA WATER, England -- Christy O'Connor Sr., the Irish golfer who played on 10 Ryder Cup teams and was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame, died Saturday. He was 91. The European Tour confirmed his death.
Friday, May 13, 2016
Historic “Four-Peat” Looms At KPMG Women’s PGA Championship
SAMMAMISH, Wash. -- Handling pressure is nothing new to Inbee Park, who knows she will be in the spotlight next month when she goes for a record fourth straight victory at the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship at Sahalee Country Club.
Czech Republic Olympic Hopeful Accepts Special Exemption To 2016 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship
SAMMAMISH, Wash. -- Klára Spilková of the Czech Republic has accepted a special exemption to compete in the 2016 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, to be conducted June 7-12, at Sahalee Country Club in Sammamish, Washington.
Will Wilcox aces famous par-3 17th at TPC Sawgrass
It's been 6,296 tee shots and 14 years since a hole-in-one has been made on the famous par-3 17th island green at TPC Sawgrass in the Players Championship. That was when Miguel Angel Jimenez turned the trick in the first round of the 2002 Players.
Encouraging Juniors to Practice Golf
For motivated parents hoping to nourish and support their children’s endeavors, convincing their ch
Encouraging Juniors to Practice Golf
For motivated parents hoping to nourish and support their children’s endeavors, convincing their ch
The part of my golf game that needs the most help is ...
One of the most fascinating -- and frustrating -- things about the game of golf is how it exposes any weaknesses you might have.
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Lydia Ko meets Prince Harry at Invictus Games
Being the No. 1 golfer in the world -- and an ambassador for the Invictus Games -- has its perks. Like meeting a real prince.
Golf tips: How to break 70
Now that you’ve mastered all the prerequisites for breaking 100, 90 and 80 – working from the green backwards – you might be wondering: what is it that I have to do to break 70?