PGA News Archive

Wednesday, November 30, 2016
What should we expect from Tiger Woods this week?
Whether people want to admit it or not, the simple fact is that no player in the game today moves the needle quite like Tiger Woods -- even as he enters his own Hero World Challenge this week in the Bahamas with a world ranking of 898.
Tiger Woods' best putter back in the bag, away from his son
NASSAU, Bahamas — Like any father, Tiger Woods has a list of what his two children can and cannot touch in the house, even when it comes to his golf clubs. Two of them, in particular.
Tiger Woods is back, and only he knows for how long
NASSAU, Bahamas — Returning to golf was always going to be an easier decision for Tiger Woods than knowing when to leave. One week in the Bahamas is not going to determine that.
With 2017 PGA Championship in North Carolina, Wanamaker Trophy visits Duke
The 2017 PGA Championship will be contested at Quail Hollow in Charlotte, N.C.
Three-ball combination putt finds nothing but cup
Much like billiards, golf is a game that's all about the angles. George Bryan -- one-half of the famous Bryan Bros. trick-shot duo -- pulled off one of the coolest golf-ball combination putts you'll ever see.
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Wyatt Worthington II becomes first African American to win PGA Tournament Series event
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Wyatt Worthington II doesn’t just want to make birdies, he wants to make history. Worthington did both Tuesday, shooting another 2-under 70 to win Event No. 1 of the PGA Tournament Series by two shots at PGA Golf Club.
On this day: Lee Trevino hits $175k ace at 1987 Skins Game
The date was November 29, 1987 and the Skins Game was one of the premier made-for-TV golf events around. A national audience tuned in to watch a star-studded event as Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Lee Trevino and Fuzzy Zoeller battled for a good chunk of change.
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