PGA News Archive

Thursday, October 01, 2015
PGA Professional Gus Andreone celebrates 104th birthday with some golf
  If any of us ever needed a reminder that golf is a game we can enjoy our entire lives, we only need to look to Gus Andreone.
Opposite directions for Jordan Spieth and Tiger Woods in 2015
Ernie Els misses one of the shortest putts you'll ever see
Nobody's perfect, especially on the golf course. When it comes to missing short putts, we've all been there.
Jin leads Asia-Pacific Amateur with 62, lowest score in event history
  HONG KONG (AP) – Jin Cheng had four birdies and an eagle in a five-hole span on the way to a tournament-record 8-under 62 Thursday and a two-stroke lead after the weather-affected opening day of the Asia-Pacific Amateur.  
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Trick shot artist Mathias Schjoelberg balances ball on his neck
  Over the past several months, my colleague T.J. Auclair has brought us several eye-popping trick shots from former Arizona State golfer Matthias Schjoelberg.
Beating his age a daily habit for 89-year-old
WICHITA, Kan. -- If 89-year-old Kenny Squires shot his age in golf, he'd try to figure out why he had such a bad day. And you could bet he wouldn't shoot so poorly the next time.
New champion is a certainty as 27th Senior PGA PNC heads to California
Click here to return to the 2015 Senior PGA PNC home page   By Don Jozwiak, PGA Magazine &n
Growing diversity will aid golf's strength, says PGA CEO Bevacqua
  NEW YORK – The 4th Annual Sports Diversity & Inclusion Symposium featured a lively debate on Wednesday, as PGA of America CEO Pete Bevacqua joined Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred and a panel of top sports leaders for the General
2015 Senior PGA Professional National Championship
  27th Senior PGA Professional National Championship presented by Mercedes-Benz USA   When: October 15-18, 2015 Where:
Jack back at Sedgefield for charity event
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Jack Nicklaus isn't exactly chasing Tiger Woods, but he followed him to Sedgefield Country Club slightly more than a month after the Wyndham Championship.
Jason Day's story is must-watch video
One of Jason Day's sponsors -- RBC -- has put together a documentary on his life, and it's well worth the 10 minutes of your time, even if you know much of the back story.
How has Brian Gaffney's life changed since the PGA Championship?
When PGA Professional Brian Gaffney showed up at Whistling Straits in August for the PGA Championship, there's no way he ever expected to be describing his experiences in the booth in front of such an enormous national TV audience, first with and later with CBS.
Mouton Cadet expands partnership as Official Wine for 2016 Ryder Cup
  HAZELTINE, Minn. – Baron Philippe de Rothschild SA and the PGA of America are pleased to announce Mouton Cadet as the official wine for the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minnesota.
Georgia senior golfer fires course-record 58
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- When a senior amateur golfer has made 22 hole-in-ones, what's left to accomplish? For Evans resident Roger Tant, that answer was easy: breaking 60 on his home course. Tant did that last week -- with a shot to spare.
Anthony Kim: Golf 'a fond memory'
Anthony Kim was tired of whispers on the PGA Tour about what was wrong with him and his game, so he found a patch of grass behind a row of trees down from the practice range at Quail Hollow and hit balls for two hours.
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
What's next in pro golf: the Big 3 or a really big crowd at the top?
  ATLANTA (AP) – The most compelling competition in golf used to be who would emerge as a veritable rival for Rory McIlroy.   Just one year later, McIlroy is No. Tour Championship set to decide last 2015-16 PGA Tour cards
  PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Andrew Loupe had to make a 5-foot par putt at the 18th hole of the TPC Sawgrass Dye's Valley Course in the final round of the 2013 Tour Championship to earn his PGA Tour card.  
PGA Tour looking at switching 9s at Tour Championship, not all agree
  ATLANTA (AP) – Hal Sutton was in a bunker so deep that only his hat could be seen. He got up-and-down for par on the 18th hole, then won a playoff by hitting a 4-wood to 6 feet for birdie on the 244-yard closing hole.
Notebook: Tiger Woods' ranking likely to plunge below No. 400
  ATLANTA (AP) – Tiger Woods is out for the rest of the year after another back operation, meaning his world ranking continues to plunge.   Woods is projected to have a world ranking average of 0.426 at the end of
This week's pro golf events | Sept. 28-Oct. 4, 2015
  WEB.COM TOUR FINALS WEB.COM TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP   Site: Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Schedule: Thursday-Sunday. Course: TPC Sawgrass, Dye's Valley Course (