PGA News Archive

Friday, October 13, 2017
Golf tips: Get your fall checklist in order
For golfers in certain parts of the country, the sad reality is beginning to set in: the golf season is winding down.
8 regional all-star teams headed to 2017 PGA Jr. League Championship at Grayhawk Golf Club
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (Oct. 12, 2017) – Eight All-Star teams consisting of 10 junior golfers have advanced to compete in the 6th PGA Jr. League Championship presented by National Car Rental.
Thursday, October 12, 2017
Tips for traveling with your golf clubs
Just because you golf often, this doesn't mean you necessarily travel and golf often, at least not on trips that require travel by air.
How oversleeping led to golfer's lifelong friendship with Sandy Koufax
Billy Andrade overslept. That's how this all started. “The story I’m about to tell you,” Andrade said, “is a part of my life that was 100 percent dumb luck.”
PGA of America mentors Moroccan Sports Delegate Naoual Zaaraoui for U.S. Department of State, espnW’s Global Sports Mentoring Program
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. - The PGA of America is actively participating in the sixth annual U.S. Department of State and espnW Global Sports Mentoring Program by hosting Naoual Zaaraoui, a sports leader and delegate from Morocco.
Latest Pinehurst jewel, The Cradle, promotes golf and fun
PINEHURST -- What does a golfing mecca that already has everything do to enhance the playing experience?
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Tiger Woods' comebacks: A history of fighting his way back to the top
Friday, Tiger Woods withdrew from the Dubai Desert Classic with back spasms after shooting an opening-round 77.
Complete list of Tiger Woods' injuries
A look at the injuries for Tiger Woods, who announced Tuesday he is missing the Masters for the first time in his career:    December 1994: Surgery on left knee to remove two benign tumors and scar tissue.    Dec
Brendan Steele aims for stronger season; Justin Thomas gives Wanamaker a home
Brendan Steele knows all about a fast start to the season. What he'd like to avoid is the slow finish.
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Justin Thomas is on top of the golf world. Can he stay there?
Justin Thomas shot an impressive final round 68 at Quail Hollow Club to erase a five shot deficit and capture the PGA Championship, his first major championship win.
Tiger Woods is back to full swings — and club twirls
On Saturday, Tiger Woods posted a video of him hitting iron shots on the course. Today? It's on to the full swing.
7 bold predictions for the 2017-18 PGA Tour season
It's hard to believe, but the 2017-18 PGA Tour season is already upon us... 11 days after the last season ended. Brendan Steele successfully defended his Safeway Open title in Napa on Sunday, winning the first event on the schedule for the second straight year.
European Tour pro hits 500 balls from 145 yards in 12 hours trying to make just one ace
Have you ever reached a short par 3 on the golf course and thought to yourself, "If I could park it here all day and hit shots, I could definitely make an ace?" Admit it. You have. We all have.
The prize for winning a miniature golf tournament? $5,000.
Interested in winning $5,000 for playing miniature golf? That's what is up for grabs for the winner of the $20,000 Minigolf Masters, which is being played later this week at the Hawaiian Rumble and Aloha Minigolf courses in the North Myrtle Beach area.
Monday, October 09, 2017
Dave Pelz tells story of time Phil Mickelson hit flop shot over his head
Wanna learn how Phil Mickelson hits his flop shot? PGA Professional John Webster explains the key fundamentals to hitting this shot.
Phil Mickelson hits screaming draw under tree at Safeway Open
Phil Mickelson made a scrambling birdie at the 2017 Safeway Open after hitting this low hook under a tree. Here's when (and how) you should try the same shot.
Phil Mickelson hit a screaming hook to get out of trouble and made birdie at the Safeway Open. Here's how you can do it, too.
Phil Mickelson made a scrambling birdie at the 2017 Safeway Open after hitting this low hook under a tree. Here's when (and how) you should try the same shot.
How the 'Mulligan' got its name
By Bob Denney, PGA of America It is arguably one of the few sports terms believed to be named after a person, and with ramifications beyond the border of a course and into politics and daily life.
Kevin and Brittany Kisner start foundation to give back
Kevin Kisner has always wanted to be a star on the golf course, but not only for the sake of being one of the biggest names on the PGA Tour. The Aiken native and his wife, Brittany, also wanted to be able to use his platform to give back to the Aiken area.
Jason Day's 5-year-old son, Dash, takes after dad on course
Dash Day, the 5-year-old son of 2015 PGA Champion Jason Day, has been a fixture at golf tournaments since he was born, following dad around. Like a lot of young boys, Dash idolizes his father and wants to be just like him.