PGA News Archive

Monday, March 14, 2016
Is Jordan Spieth's game in shape for a repeat at the Masters next month?
  PALM HARBOR, Fla. – For another month, the jacket of green is Jordan Spieth's to do with as he pleases.
Jordan Spieth, Lexi Thompson relive Junior Ryder Cup memories
Jordan Spieth and Lexi Thompson visited New York on Monday as part of a media blitz for youth golf and the upcoming Drive, Chip and Putt National Championship at Augusta National Golf Club.
How much are Charl Schwartzel's wedges worth?
  Charl Schwartzel won the Valspar Championship on Sunday with a spectacular final round in which he came from five shots back at the start of the day to ca
Charl Schwartzel back on winning path with a little help from his dad
Increased attention and demands on his time on Jordan Spieth's mind
Amateur McCoy puts on a show to remember at Valspar Championship
PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) — Georgia senior Lee McCoy grew up at Innisbrook and lost track of the number of times he has played the Copperhead course. Sunday was an experience right out of his dreams at the Valspar Championship.
Sunday, March 13, 2016
Champions Tour's Langer sees no reason to slow down
TUCSON, Ariz. -- By any measure, Bernhard Langer is the most dominant golfer on the Champions Tour at the moment.
What's in the winners' bags for the week of March 13, 2016
  What equipment did Charl Schwartzel and Scott Hend use to achieve victory?
Charl Schwartzel beats Bill Haas in playoff to win Valspar Championship
PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) -- Charl Schwartzel used two big birdies to close with a 4-under 67 and made up a five-shot deficit. All he needed was a par on the first hole of a playoff Sunday at Innisbrook to beat Bill Haas and win the Valspar Championship.
Lee Jung-Min wins World Ladies Championship
HAINAN, China (AP) -- Lee Jung-Min won the World Ladies Championship on Sunday, beating fellow South Korean players Lee Seung-Hyun, Kim Bo-Kyung and Ji Han Sol in rainy conditions at Mission Hills.
WATCH: Charl Schwartzel bombs in a birdie from 64 feet
The greens at Innisbrook Resort and Club have been stingy all week, as evidenced by the low scores to par and struggles by even the leading contenders.
Arnold Palmer Invitational features top-flight field
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Orlando will take center stage on the PGA Tour this week when the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard will take place at Palmer's Bay Hill Club and Lodge.
Remember what happened at last year's Valspar Championship?
In case anyone forgot, last year's final round of the Valspar Championship was, well, exciting to say the least. Jordan Spieth, the not-yet-No. 1 player in golf, had a putt on 18 to save par and make it into a three-way playoff. He sinks the putt, of course.
Hend wins by 1 at Thailand Classic
HUA HIN, Thailand -- Scott Hend of Australia shot a final-round 68 to beat Piya Swangarunporn of Thailand by a stroke to win the Thailand Classic at the Black Mountain Golf Course on Sunday.
Saturday, March 12, 2016
Haas builds 1-shot lead at Innisbrook
PALM HARBOR, Fla. — Bill Haas took a swing tip from his father on Tuesday and converted into a 54-hole lead at the Valspar Championship.
Justin Thomas makes a tidy birdie on 14 at Valspar Championship
The par-5 14th wasn't going excessively well for Just Thomas Saturday. His second shot sent a spectator sprawling. (Said spectator was not hurt and got a golf glove/handshake from Thomas.)
Spieth makes the most of Moving Day at Valspar Championship
If you were within a few holes of 14 when Jordan Spieth stepped in to his putt for eagle, you probably heard the crowd's roar. Spieth had already battled back to make the cut after shooting a 76 in the opening round.
Hend maintains lead in Thailand
HUA HIN, Thailand -- Scott Hend of Australia shot a 70 to retain the lead after the third round of the Thailand Classic on the par-72 Black Mountain Golf Course.
Friday, March 11, 2016
Steve Stricker jars wedge shot from 150 yards out for eagle at the Valspar Championship
  As a part-time PGA Tour player, 49-year-old Steve Stricker has only started a handful of tournaments so far this season.
Steve Stricker shares lead at Valspar, Jordan Spieth rallies to makes cut