PGA News Archive

Friday, March 18, 2016
Drive, Chip and Putt Tours New York City
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Terry Pilkadaris leads Indian Open by 3 heading into the weekend
NEW DELHI (AP) -- Australian golfer Terry Pilkadaris cut loose with nine birdies in a round of 8-under 64 for a three-shot lead going into the weekend at the Indian Open on Friday.
Jason Day's putting strong during round 2 of Arnold Palmer Invitational
In case anyone was wondering if Jason Day's putting would continue its lights-out form, he cleared things up rather quickly. Thursday's round included a one-putt barrage on his last 7 holes. And Hhe took the overnight lead with his 6-under 66.
Olazabal to skip Masters for health reasons
AUGUSTA, Ga. — Two-time Masters champion Jose Maria Olazabal will not play in the Masters for health reasons that have kept him from competing for an entire year.
Se Ri Pak, Hall of Famer from South Korea, to retire at end of season
  PHOENIX (AP) – Se Ri Pak is retiring after the season, ending a Hall of Fame career that inspired a wave of South Korean players who followed her to the LPGA Tour.   The 38-year-old Pak broke the news Thursday af
Thursday, March 17, 2016
Mi Hyang Lee leads JTBC Founders Cup after record 10-under 62
  PHOENIX (AP) – Se Ri Pak's impact on South Korean golf was evident at the JTBC Founders Cup on the day the Hall of Famer announced she is retiring at the end of the season.   "She's my idol," le
Jason Day leads Arnold Palmer Invitational after his putter heats up
  ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – Jason Day felt he was playing better.
Something's missing from Jordan Spieth's March Madness bracket
  Like the rest of us, Jordan Spieth has college hoops on the brain today. He even filled out a bracket and shared it on Twitter, with the caption "Bring it on.. #bold.   But oops – the world No. 1 forgot something.
Justin Rose knocks in eagle from 112 yards out at Arnold Palmer Invitational
  Justin Rose is English, not Irish, so you wouldn't necessarily think that he'd find a lot of luck on the golf course on St. Patrick's Day.
Daniel Im leads Hero Indian Open, Padraig Harrington six shots back
  NEW DELHI (AP) – Daniel Im of the United States shot a bogey-free 7-under 65 on Thursday to grab a one-shot lead after the first round of the Indian Open at the Delhi Golf Club.
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Notebook: Purse to rise in big way at 2017 Arnold Palmer Invitational
Questions and answers about 2016 Tucson Conquistadores Classic
  TUCSON, Ariz. – My questions and my answers about Chapter II of the Tucson Conquistadores Classic:   Q: Is this the Seniors Tour or the Champions Tour?  
At Bay Hill, Adam Scott looks to extend hot streak as long as he can
Sizzling Ha Na Jang happy about winning but feeling heat in Korea
  PHOENIX (AP) – Ha Na Jang is off to a sizzling start with two victories in the first five events of the LPGA Tour season.
Palmer and Sorenstam to design new 18-hole course at Tartan Park
  MINNEAPOLIS – In a burst of good fortune for east-metro golf, the 3M Co.
A hole-in-one on the same hole two days in a row? This man did it
  NAPLES, Fla. – Jim Fitzgerald, a 67-year-old retiree from Chicago, was playing in Hideout Golf Club's 17th annual Member-Guest last week. He had never made a hole-in-one.
The King holds court for Gus Andreone
Living most of his professional life in Pittsburgh, PGA Professional Gus Andreone never got the chance to formally meet Arnold Palmer, who would occasionally visit Andreone’s home course, Edgewood Country Club.
PGA of America to discontinue the PGA Grand Slam of Golf
  The PGA of America has released the following statement concerning the PGA Grand Slam of Golf:   After carefully evaluating the PGA Grand Slam of Golf over the past few years and studying how this event fits with today's golf lands
5 players to watch at the Arnold Palmer Invitational
Orlando is the next stop on the Florida swing, and it's Arnold Palmer's Bay Hill that will serve as this week's destination.
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Jackie Burke can still blast 'em down the range at age 93
  No doubt about it, we were all a little bummed today at the news that Arnold Palmer won't be able to hit a ceremonial tee shot to kick off the Masters next month.