PGA News Archive

Tuesday, January 05, 2016
Coming off an amazing year, Jordan Spieth still looking to improve
  KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — Jordan Spieth had an answer for anyone curious about what he will do for an encore.   "Doesn't an encore mean that the show is then o
Jim Furyk skips Kapalua as lingering soreness in wrist won't go away
  KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) – Jim Furyk wanted nothing more than to be in Kapalua for the start of the new year on the PGA Tour.
Notebook: Chris Kirk working out again with eye on long-term future
  KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) – Chris Kirk kept busy the last two months of the year off the golf course.
Five topics to ponder for golf in 2016
KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — Jordan Spieth spent the first official practice day of the new year in good company.
Jordan Spieth, Lydia Ko and Jeff Maggert win GWAA awards for 2015
  KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) – Jordan Spieth completed his sweep of all the awards when the Golf Writers Association of America voted him male player of the year.   Spieth, whose five wins in 2015 included two majors and
Pro golf events this week | January 4-10, 2016
  PGA TOUR HYUNDAI TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS   Site: Kapalua, Hawaii. Schedule: Thursday-Sunday. Course: Kapalua Resort, The Plantation Course (7,452 yards, par
Brandt Snedeker's son hits the heck out of the golf ball
  Brandt Snedeker and his family are out at Kapalua this week for the Hyundai Tournament of Champions, and his son Austin just couldn't wait to kick off 2016 with a few cuts himself.   Austin, 3, is a lefty, and as you can see in the
New golf rules go into effect, should make life easier for many players
  MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – The United States Golf Association and R&A have revised some rules for the 2016 Rules of Golf that became effective Jan.
Laser beam melts golf ball
What happens when you point a laser beam at a golf ball? Lucky for us, someone with a YouTube account (Laser Time) pondered that same question and brings us this:
Monday, January 04, 2016
South Florida loves its golf carts
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Don't call them golf carts anymore.
South Carolina golf club makes half- size replica of Clemson football field
  Clemson will face off against Alabama for college football's national championship next Monday night and, unsurprisingly, people across South Carolina are extremely excited.  
PGA Winter Championships get under way this week
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- The PGA Winter Championships begin their 62nd season this week with the PGA Quarter Century Championship being held Wednesday and Thursday at PGA Golf Club.
Best of 2016: Looking forward to golf's biggest events
Fresh off a year in which we saw a new generation of golfers -- including Jordan Spieth, Jason Day, Lydia Ko and Inbee Park -- cement their places at the top of their respective tours, 2016 promises to be even bigger and better for the sport.
Nike Golf inks Brooks Koepka, Tony Finau to equipment deals
Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy have some company at the company. On Monday, Nike Golf announced its latest additions to the Nike Tour staff, including Brooks Koepka and Tony Finau.    
Shane Lowry's tree-clearing wedge named European Tour's 2015 Shot of the Year
Remember the miraculous shot Shane Lowry hit through the trees on the 18th hole at the WGC Bridgestone Classic that landed on the green? Fans of the European Tour certainly did, as they selected that as the 2015 Shot of the Year.
73-year-old realtor records two aces in one round
CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Margery Hadar, who began playing golf three years ago, made the most of a Sunday round at Granada Golf Course by recording two holes-in-one.
PXG signs Z. Johnson, Horschel, Kirk
KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — Bob Parsons conducts business to an extreme, and that now includes golf clubs.
Casa de Campo's Teeth of the Dog is a don't-miss golf experience
If you're looking for the ultimate tropical reprieve from Old Man Winter, Casa de Campo in the Dominican Republic is waiting to thaw you out.
Ryder Cup Captain Clarke enters Dubai Desert Classic
DUBAI -- European Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke and celebrated Indian golfer Jeev Milkha Singh will renew their healthy rivalry when they compete alongside a strong star cast in the Omega Dubai Desert Classic at Emirates Golf Club Feb. 4 to 7.
Wednesday, December 30, 2015
Rory McIlroy can relate to what Jordan Spieth is facing in 2016
  After winning two straight majors en route to one of the best seasons in PGA Tour history, how will Jordan Spieth fare in 2016?