PGA News Archive

Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Stephen Behr becomes first Clemson golfer to win Byron Nelson Award
  Stephen Behr became the first Clemson golfer to receive the Byron Nelson Award when the 2016 honor was announced on Wednesday.   The award is given to a graduating collegiate senior "who demonstrates the qualities exemplified by M
PGA Professional Max Doster brings golf to veterans through PGA HOPE
  We hear so much about about all the money that golf raises for charity and all the philanthropic efforts that the game makes possible – sometimes maybe we take all that good work for granted.
The biggest highlight of your golf life
This week we pitched a question to our nearly 350,000 strong friends in PGA.com Facebook Nation. We asked you: What has been the biggest highlight of YOUR golf life?
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
World's best youth golfers convene for sixth Junior Invitational
  Click here to return to our complete coverage of the 2016 Junior Invitational   GRANITEVILLE, S.C.
Young stars come to Jack Nicklaus for advice, and he happily helps out
  Justin Thomas could sense his expectations getting higher and his game going nowhere.   He was coming off a strong rookie year in 2015, contending a half-dozen times before breaking through for his first PGA Tour victory in Malaysia la
Palm Beach County taps some of golf's greatest to promote tourism
  Tiger Woods, Jack Nicklaus, and five other famous golfers with homes and businesses in Palm Beach County are singing the area's praises in a series of new videos that local tourism officials hope will help lure out-of-town travelers here.  
Mini-tour owners take a big swing at assisting aspiring young golfers
  SAN DIEGO – Golden State Golf Tour owner Mike O'Leary was looking for worthy charitable causes.   Roger Porzak believed he had a great idea for underserved youth golfers that needed a financial boost to get o
Why 'keeping your head down' is a myth
It's happened to each of us at some point during a round. Chunk or top the ball and your playing partner offers the advice nobody wants to hear:
2016 Junior Invitational at Sage Valley
2016 Junior Invitational at Sage Valley
"National Instruction Day" is Wednesday
  Golf Channel -- in partnership with the PGA of America -- announced its plans for the inaugural “National Instruction Day,” airing on Wednesday, May 4, and featuring a dedicated day of live programming devoted to helping golfers improve their game.
Monday, April 18, 2016
How much are Branden Grace's wedges worth?
  So, Branden Grace, how did you win the RBC Heritage?
What you can learn from Branden Grace's RBC Heritage victory
The ultimate goal of every golfer is to hit every fairway, every green in regulation and never three-putt. But that's not likely, even for the best players in the world.
Sunday, April 17, 2016
Virginia's Lauren Coughlin wins ACC Tournament, accepts marriage proposal
It might have been the easiest selection Lauren Coughlin had to make all day.
What's in the winners' bags for the week of April 17, 2016
  What equipment did Branden Grace and the week's other winners use to achieve victory?
Junior Invitational alumni making their mark on larger stage
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Saturday, April 16, 2016
KPMG Women's PGA stirring interest in Pacific Northwest
SEATTLE -- Paige Mackenzie isn't sure if she was 14 or 15 at the time, but the rest of the details are crystal clear. She had made the trip from Yakima to watch the Safeco Classic, the annual LPGA Tour event at Meridian Valley Country Club in Kent.
Friday, April 15, 2016
European Tour stars try to break record for fastest hole of golf ever played
  Did you know there is actually a Guinness World Record for the fastest hole of golf ever played?
Tamarack Country Club marks five decades of original ownership
  SHILOH, Ill. – Tamarack Country Club has sprawled and flourished from humble origins that continues to thrive five decades later.   Named for the only tree that grew there, the once clay-covered farmland sports a
Bryson DeChambeau's spot on Carl Spackler impression
It's been an amazing two-week stretch for Bryson DeChambeau.
Thursday, April 14, 2016
Ben Crane helps high school boy get date to prom at RBC Heritage
  HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. – Hilton Head Christian Academy senior Matt Lehman led his girlfriend down to the driving range at Harbour Town Golf Links on Thursday and the couple posted up in front of the bleachers.  
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