PGA News Archive

Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Brussels attacks cloud what could be a big week for Belgium's Pieters
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Teen pilot crash-lands airplane on golf course in Kansas
  So, kids, what did you do over Spring Break?
San Diego woman, 73, records aces on consecutive days
SAN DIEGO -- Somewhere in San Diego County, a pharmacist is wandering around with no clue about the rare golfing air random playing partner Kathy Odell was breathing.
Duo makes albatross, eagle on same hole
ESTERO, Fla. -- Another week, and another rare occurrence on a Southwest Florida golf course.
Minnesota's golf vanity license plate effort gets a plug from Tim Herron
Minnesota joined a growing number of states with a vanity golf license plate last summer, and Tim Herron wants golfers in that state to show their love of the game.
Cinderella story at the Masters? The clock's about to strike midnight
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Nearly three full months into 2016 with the deadline for gaining entry into the Masters Tournament fast approaching, only one professional in the world has booked a late spot at Augusta National Golf Club. Vaughn Taylor.
Golden: Would a bitter rivalry or two drive more interest in golf?
AUSTIN, Texas -- Golf needs a rivalry. Something that makes Sunday afternoons mean that much more.
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Jordan Spieth back at his old college home for the Dell Match Play
  Click here for live scoring from the Dell Match Play   AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – Dustin Johnson had driver in hand on
Dell Match Play is Rory McIlroy's last chance for a win before Masters
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Notebook: Jordan Spieth to serve Texas barbeque for Masters champs
  AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – Masters champions will have Texas barbecue on the menu at Augusta National.   The confusion was over what brand.   Ben Crenshaw, a two-time champion who lea
Nick Watney, with back injury that won't heal, will sit out rest of year
  AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – A month break to let his back heal has turned into much longer for Nick Watney, who says he is done for the rest of the season.   Watney, whose six PGA Tour victories include a World Golf Cha
2016 Dell Match Play: 5 groups to watch
The world's top professionals switch from stroke play to head-to-head competition this week, beginning Wednesday at Austin Country Club in the Dell Match Play Championships.
Golf's Best Wedges of 2016
Check out some of the best wedges among the new golf equipment out for the 2016 golf season, ranging in variety across different lofts, bounce, grooves and feel. All designed to help you score better around the green!
Bay Hill victory puts Jason Day's name in Masters conversation
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. -- Amid all the jockeying as golf's top talent points toward the Masters, Jason Day's name had gone largely missing.
Monday, March 21, 2016
Jordan Spieth gets longtime friend Justin Thomas in Match Play group
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Legendary instructor Harvey Penick still looms large at Austin CC
  AUSTIN, Texas – He's everywhere.   Still.   Harvey Penick left this world 21 years ago this spring, but his enduring, gentle spirit permeates the Austin Country Club like a
Thomas Pieters' long road taking him from Belgium to Rio Olympics
  ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – Thomas Pieters has a game that travels.
With or without Tiger Woods, Jason Day shines in Bay Hill victory
  ORLANDO, Fla. – This column is about Tiger Woods.   Please, all of you digital subscribers, click on it twice.   OK, so it's really not about Tiger Woods, but if I mention T
Top players finding the anchoring ban isn't as bad as they had feared
  FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – As professional golfers Adam Scott and Bernhard Langer have shown, the USGA's anchored putting ban that took effect on Jan.
Tucson is big winner as Woody Austin wins Conquistadores Classic
  TUCSON, Ariz. – Bernhard Langer is the best old golfer in the world – or maybe it's the oldest best golfer in the world – and before Sunday's final round of the Tucson Conquistadores Classic he updated his website with this ins