PGA News Archive

Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Tiger Woods counts it a success just to play golf again
NASSAU, Bahamas — This might be one time that Tiger Woods doesn't measure success on the golf course by the score on his card. He measured it with three words Tuesday: "I'm playing again."
Tiger Woods, Bubba Watson reflect on Ryder Cup vice captain experience
Tiger Woods and Bubba Watson each found themselves in different shoes for the 2016 Ryder Cup, taking on the role of vice captain instead of teeing it up as players.
Myrtle Beach PGA Pros bring more access to golf for disabled
Two men are trying to provide increased opportunities on the Grand Strand to golfers with disabilities.
Monday, November 28, 2016
Three tied for lead after tough conditions at opening round of PGA Tournament Series presented by GolfAdvisor
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – Richard Terga and Dakun Chang got off to fast starts, but the real winner Monday in the first round of Event No. 1 of the PGA Tournament Series was the Wanamaker Course at PGA Golf Club.
Tiger Woods, Derek Jeter played a practice round together at the Hero World Challenge
NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — They were voted rookie of the year 20 years ago in their respective sports and quickly piled up championships. Tiger Woods and Derek Jeter finally had a chance to play golf together Monday. Only one of them is retired.
Arnold Palmer’s Masters trophy could be yours for more than $200k
Are you looking for a unique gift this holiday season for that special golfer in your life? Maybe a little something for yourself? Throw out your shopping budget for this one — Arnold Palmer’s Masters trophy.
Tiger Woods, Patrick Reed paired at Hero World Challenge
The week of Tiger Woods' return to competitive golf is upon us. And in case that simple fact wasn't good enough for you, we now have the pairings for the first round revealing what should be an exciting group to watch: Tiger Woods and Patrick Reed.
Tiger Woods returns to golf at Hero World Challenge
NASSAU, Bahamas — Tiger Woods has gone through two back surgeries since he last played a golf tournament 15 months ago. He had another back surgery that knocked him out of the Masters for the first time in 2014. He had four knee surgeries before that.
Golfers line up for late-November golf in Minnesota
Golfers hit the greens in swarms at Phalen Park Golf Course this weekend after a stretch of warmer weather spurred the facility to re-open. People eager to tee off lined up out the door and around the corner today.
Golf formats you'd like to see at tournaments
With the announcement of the Zurich Classic going to a two-man team format earlier this fall and after watching this weekend’s World Cup of Golf in Australia, we reached out to our faithful social medi
Sunday, November 27, 2016
Denmark holds off challenge to win World Cup of Golf
MELBOURNE, Australia — Denmark fought off a three-pronged attack to win golf's World Cup at Kingston Heath on Sunday. Soren Kjeldsen and Thorbjorn Olesen held their nerve after a four-shot overnight lead was threatened by China, France and Sweden.
Valdosta State golfer shoots 58 at Ponte Vedra's Lagoon Course
Davis Roche's comment said it all: "It kind of freaks me out."
Peggy Kirk Bell, a titan and pioneer of women's golf, passes away at 95.
Back in 1991, when the USGA told Peggy Kirk Bell they would bring the Women's Open to Pine Needles Lodge & Golf Club in 1996, in large part in tribute to her, she joked, "Heck, I'll be dead by then." She lived to preside over that one and two more, adding to her legend as
Saturday, November 26, 2016
Danes own four-shot lead heading into final round of World Cup of Golf
MELBOURNE, Australia — Denmark has vowed to go on the offensive in the final round of the World Cup, believing that to be the best strategy to protect a four-shot lead earned in Saturday's third round.
Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Tom Carpus named chair of the PGA Rules Committee
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – Tom Carpus of Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, whose leadership in professional education was celebrated both within the Philadelphia PGA Section and at the national level, has been named chair of the PGA Rules Committee.
PGA Professional helps disabled golfers thrive on the course
APPLETON — Bob Burns didn't think he'd ever give another golf lesson after undergoing surgery last winter for prostate cancer, which had gone undiagnosed for too long and "got out of control." He spent months in a wheelchair, then had elbow surgery, with knee surgery de
Hideki Matsuyama prepares diligently for Japan's World Cup shot
MELBOURNE, Australia — Japanese ace Hideki Matsuyama has already left his imprint on the World Cup, much to the despair of the course superintendent of host golf club Kingston Heath.
Captain Davis Love III gifted smokers to Ryder Cup USA team
There are so many perks that come with being a member of a Ryder Cup team. One of those is something you, as a fan, may not have even known about.
If asked, Jim Furyk would be honored to be Ryder Cup captain
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. — Nothing about Jim Furyk's game would suggest with certainty he has played his last Ryder Cup.
The golf moments our readers are thankful for this year
Happy Thanksgiving Eve, everyone. We recently took a look back at the year that was in golf and noted seven golf moments we were thankful for in 2016.