PGA News Archive

Saturday, August 19, 2017
Solheim Cup 2017: US takes commanding lead after thrilling Saturday
Middle Atlantic PGA Section Teacher of the Year Joe Plecker and Brandel Chamblee give innovative excercises for you to practice to improve your bunker play.
Solheim Cup 2017: Watch Brittany Lang hole out for eagle to extend lead
It's been an exciting two days so far in Iowa as the best women's golfers from the U.S. and Europe compete in the 15th edition of the Solheim Cup. 
Martin Piller puts PGA Tour hopes on hold to be with his wife, Gerina, at the Solheim Cup
The best new putters for the 2017 golf season range from new technologies, better materials, and advanced performance to help you lower your scores! And to save money, use the equipment Value Guide on PGA.com to get money back for your old putter to purchase a new one!
NASCAR driver Kevin Harvick has an Augusta National replica hole in his backyard
Augusta National chairman Billy Payne praised the PGA of America and PGA Professionals across the U.S. during his pre-Masters Tournament news conference for the work put in to make the Drive, Chip and Putt Championship a success.
They know him now, but Sam Saunders seeks bigger goal at Wyndham
The best new irons for the 2017 golf season include new technologies, better materials, and advanced performance to help you feel more confident, dial in your needs, and lower your scores!
Friday, August 18, 2017
Rory McIlroy will return for playoffs following injury concerns
Rory McIlroy has decided his health is good enough for him to start the FedEx Cup playoffs next week in New York.
For PGA Professional Rich Berberian Jr., a busy 2017 has been 'a dream come true'
A small crowd gathered around Rich Berberian Jr. as he made his way to the opening teebox at Quail Hollow Golf Club last Thursday. Then at precisely 7:20 a.m., Berberian pulled back his driver and smashed his teeshot down the fairway on the 524-yard par-4 first hole.
Thursday, August 17, 2017
A Q&A with PGA of America President Paul Levy at the PGA Fashion & Demo Experience
As the 2017 edition of the PGA Fashion & Demo Experience wound to a highly successful close (and three-day run), I sat down with PGA of America President Paul Levy and tapped into this considerable understanding of this grand game and where it finds itself at this point in time.
Wyndham Championship is the last chance for PGA Tour players to make it into the playoffs
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) -- It's last-chance time on the PGA Tour. The field at the Wyndham Championship is once again littered with players trying to earn their way into golf's postseason or earn full exemption on the tour for 2018.
Check out this mind-blowing juggling trick shot
Every time I think golf trick shots have run their course, there's one that inevitably pops up and absolutely blows my mind. The latest example? The entry you'll see below by professional golfer Tania Tare.
Two Illinois golfers made holes-in-one on the same hole, on the same day
According to the National Hole-in-One Registry, the odds of two amateur golfers getting aces on the same hole at the same golf course on the same day are about 17 million-to-1. Maybe it's time to move the pin the 17th hole at Tamarack Golf Course in Shiloh, Illinois.
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Top new shoes, clothes from the 2017 PGA of America Fashion & Demo Experience
If clothing makes the man – we need not fret about women, who know style like those of us on the other side of the chromosome line know a ball cap and yesterday’s tee – what can they do for the male golfer? Exactly. Make Bubba Gump look like if not play like Bubba Watson.
Demo Day at TopGolf Las Vegas was the place to be
Someone should take the boozy, collegial atmosphere of a bowling alley, pipe in music as if it is a Huntington Beach surf event, toss in enough big screens TVs to put any sports bar to shame, and overlay it all with a high-tech driving range.
Rickie Fowler keeps celebrating friends' majors while searching for his own
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Rickie Fowler, golf's version of an action hero, keeps showing up too late to save himself at the majors.
Solheim Cup 2017: Paula Creamer out to prove she's still got game
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — For virtually her entire career, Paula Creamer has been a lock to play in the Solheim Cup.
2017 PGA Fashion & Demo Experience
  2017 PGA Fashion & Demo Experience August 14-16, 2017 The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino Las Vegas, Nevada   Cov
Must-see gear from the 2017 PGA of America Fashion & Demo Experience
I have too much fill-in-the-blank, said no golfer ever. From gadgets to grips, tees to tops, golfers got goods.
Updated: Best golf jokes
Who doesn't love a good golf joke? Yeah, that's what we thought. From time to time we'll ask our friends in PGA.com Facebook Nation to entertain us with their favorite (clean) golf jokes. And they always deliver.
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Stewart Cink awarded the 2017 Payne Stewart Award
Golf trophies are nice and meaningful, and Stewart Cink has a gracious plenty of them decorating his Duluth home. But the trophy the 2009 British Open champion -- and six-time PGA Tour winner -- was holding Monday was looking like a centerpiece.
United States completes team roster for 28th PGA Cup
The United States will be the hunter in search of a trophy as it sends five veterans and five rookies to face Great Britain & Ireland in the 28th PGA Cup, to be conducted Sept. 15-17, at Foxhills Club & Resort in Ottershaw, Surrey, England.