PGA News Archive

Friday, November 17, 2017
Tommy Fleetwood still fancies his chances against Justin Rose in Dubai
Tommy Fleetwood still fancies his chances for the tournament title as well as the Race to Dubai crown after bouncing back from a disappointing first round in the DP World Tour Championship with a second score of 65 at The Earth course on Friday.
WATCH: European Tour players test their skills on the "Two-Yard Fairway"
The European Tour is in Dubai this week, and the players are making the most of their environment.
Luke Donald withdraws from RSM Classic due to chest pains
Luke Donald, the 2011 PGA Tour player of the year and winner of five Tour events, was released from Southeast Georgia Hospital in Brunswick on Thursday after undergoing seven hours of tests following chest pains on Wednesday night that lasted into Thursday morning.
Defending champion Matthew Fitzaptrick leads by one stroke in Dubai
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Defending champion Matthew Fitzpatrick shot a second straight 5-under-par 67 to secure a one-stroke lead halfway through the European Tour's season-ending Tour Championship on Friday.
Chesson Hadley had to learn to forget in PGA Tour comeback
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, GA. — Chesson Hadley didn't get back to the PGA Tour until he found out how to have a short memory. Now, it looks like the Georgia Tech graduate is back to stay.
The 7 best golf parody songs of all time
With the American Music Awards taking place Sunday, it got us thinking. What's the best song about golf of all time?
Thursday, November 16, 2017
High Math, a Hole-In-One and 300-Yard Drives On Display at the PGA Jr. League Championship
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- What do math and golf have in common? Everything goes back to the number nine. More on this later…
Get to know Joshua Ryan, the PGA Jr. League long drive champion
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- The skills competition to open the 2017 PGA Jr. League Championship presented by National Car Rental brought out the best of the best performances from the 80 golfers in this year’s field.
Chris Kirk shoots a first-round 63 to take the lead at RSM Classic
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. — Chris Kirk holed an 18-foot putt for eagle on his final hole for a 9-under 63 and a one-shot lead Thursday in the RSM Classic. Kirk played the par 5s on the Plantation Course at Sea Island Golf Club in 5 under.
Why you should try out PGA Jr. League's team format
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- When you’re out on the course at a charity outing or playing a round with a bunch of your friends, there are many formats and games you can play instead of a straight stroke-play match. Fourball, best-ball scramble, stableford, etc.
Justin Rose has early advantage over Tommy Fleetwood in Dubai
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Justin Rose made the best start of the three players looking to become Europe's top player for 2017 at the season-ending DP World Tour Championship in Dubai with a 6-under 66 Thursday.
Cancer survivor earns European Tour card at Q-School
TARRAGONA, Spain — A 6-foot-9 (2.06-meter) English golfer who battled leukemia for five years as a child has earned his first European Tour card after finishing birdie-birdie in the final day of the grueling six-round Q-School tournament on Thursday.
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Campbell University captures an unprecedented fifth title to close 16th PGA Jones Cup at PGA Golf Club
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Whoever was responsible for nicknaming the Campbell University athletic teams of Buies Creek, North Carolina, was a visionary.
Brandt Snedeker returns at RSM Classic from sternum injury
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. — The final tournament of the calendar year on the PGA Tour feels like a fresh start for Brandt Snedeker. The biggest question is how long that feeling will last.
Tommy Fleetwood must fight off Justin Rose to win Race to Dubai
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Englishman Tommy Fleetwood must withstand a strong challenge from Justin Rose to secure a first Race to Dubai title, and stop his friend from repeating his last-gasp triumph of 10 years ago.
PGA Jr. League golfer draws guidance from Arnold Palmer letter
Plaistow's Jack Pepin knows as well as anyone how mentally trying of a sport golf can be at times.
2017 PGA Jr. League Championship presented by National Car Rental
Check out all the action from the final day of the 2017 PGA Jr. League Championship at Grayhawk Golf Club in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Matt Kuchar takes his kids on the road for quite an education
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) -- Matt Kuchar has what amounts to a home game this week in the RSM Classic at Sea Island, which must be awfully boring for his two sons.
Sergio Garcia optimistic about winning elusive Race to Dubai title
DUBAI -- In his teens, Sergio Garcia was seen as the next best golfer to come after Tiger Woods and the two even had fierce rivalry for some years.
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Veteran Campbell University sets enviable pace to open 16th PGA Jones Cup at PGA Golf Club
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. –- Four-time Champion Campbell University of Buies Creek, North Carolina, led by Kyle Akins’ 1-under-par 71, handled the gusts swirling around PGA Golf Club with relative ease Tuesday to build a six-stroke first-round lead in the 16th PGA Jones Cup.