PGA News Archive

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Greg Owen strips down at TPC Sawgrass to save bird in distress
If Greg Owen -- a journeyman still in search of his maiden PGA Tour victory -- wins this week's Players Championship, you can chalk it up to great play and great karma.
KPMG Women's PGA director Riley was once a Sahalee volunteer
SAMMAMISH, Wash. -- Six years ago, Sean Riley was working as a volunteer in the merchandise tent at the U.S. Senior Open at Sahalee Country Club.
Hailstones make huge divots in green on Nebraska golf course
  Crazy weather is to be expected in the springtime, but Mother Nature seems to really have it in for golf courses this year.
Monday, May 09, 2016
Original 1904 Olympic medals to shine at World Golf Hall of Fame
  ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – Two Summer Olympics medals won by H.
Sunday, May 08, 2016
What's in the winners' bags for the week of May 8, 2016
  What equipment did James Hahn and this week's other winners use to achieve victory?
Bethune-Cookman sweeps PGA Minority Collegiate titles
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When Mom carries your clubs
PRATTVILLE, Ala. -- Julieta Granada asked her caddie what she wanted for Mother's Day this year. Her caddie -- who is also her mother, Rosa -- answered: birdies.
Hampton's The Woodlands turns 100
HAMPTON, Va. -- Suffice to say, Sam Snead could have celebrated his 50th birthday on any golf course of his choosing. Such are the perks of winning at storied layouts such as Augusta National, St. Andrews, Oakmont, Riviera and Pinehurst No. 2.
Saturday, May 07, 2016
Bethune-Cookman men and women lead after 36 holes at PGA Minority Collegiate Golf Championship
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Think playing miniature golf is easy? Just try making a living at it
  COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Professional miniature golf player Matt Male has already heard all the wisecracks about the windmills, pirate ships and waterfall hazards.
Friday, May 06, 2016
Bethune-Cookman, Tennessee State set pace at PGA Minority Collegiate Golf Championship
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Zac Blair disqualified after altering putter... with his head
PGA Tour player Zac Blair summed up his situation at the Wells Fargo Championship on Friday perfectly in a hashtag: "#GottaDoBetter."
Whaley family on the road with both daughters in NCAA Regionals
  HARTFORD, Conn. – Jenn Whaley is more like her mom.   "We're kind of boisterous," Suzy Whaley said Tuesday before boarding a flight for the West Coast and a special week of golf.
Thursday, May 05, 2016
John Daly bobbleheads to be given out at Insperity Invitational on Friday
  John Daly makes his PGA Tour Champions debut on Friday at the Insperity Invitational in Houston, and tournament officials are marking the occasion in a pretty fun way – they're giving away John Daly bobbleheads to the first 1,000 fans through the gates.
Awesome stop-action video of PGA Tour player Graham DeLaet made entirely out of Legos
  There was a lot of golf on TV today.
Golf tips: How to break 80
In this week’s “best advice” column with PGA Professional Rob Labritz, we’re turning our eyes to the better players out there who are on the cusp of a single-digit handicap – the ones looking to break “80” on a consistent basis.
National Instruction Day Celebrates the PGA Professional from Coast-to-Coast
Talk about a day a century in the making. National Instruction Day served Wednesday as the exclamation point of the PGA of America’s 100-day Centennial campaign.
Wednesday, May 04, 2016
Anna Nordqvist drains incredible up-and-back putt at Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic
  The LPGA Tour's Yokohama Tire Classic doesn’t tee off until Thursday morning, but it looks like the shot of the week has already been struck.    During her prep for the tournament on Wednesday, Anna Nordqvist faced a med
Whispering Pines Golf Course is honoring its link to military history
  MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – The military past of Whispering Pines Golf Club is being recognized with new tee markers, tee names and the installation of plaques honoring the 28 former base commanders of the property.   T
Golf industry has fun celebrating "Star Wars Day" 2016
  As I'm sure you are well aware, today is May 4 – "Star Wars Day" to nerds and geeks and sci-fi fans around the globe.