PGA News Archive

Thursday, August 20, 2015
Karine Icher shoots 65 to lead Canadian Pacific Women's Open
COQUITLAM, British Columbia -- Karine Icher had six birdies in a seven-hole stretch and shot a 7-under 65 to take the first-round lead in the Canadian Pacific Women's Open.
Lydia Ko takes early lead in Canadian Pacific Women's Open
COQUITLAM, British Columbia -- Two-time champion Lydia Ko shot a 5-under 67 on Thursday at Vancouver Golf Club to take the early lead in the Canadian Pacific Women's Open.
Woods posts lowest round in 2 years at Wyndham
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Tiger Woods kept saying his game was getting better, even though his results didn't show it.
Denmark: Horsey by 1
AALBORG, Denmark -- David Horsey shot an 8-under 63 to secure a one-shot lead after the first round of the Made in Denmark tournament on Thursday.
Piece of plane falls from sky, lands on golf course
Imagine you're enjoying a nice, peaceful round of golf when suddenly, something falls out of the sky and lands on the green. Now, imagine that something is a piece that fell off of a commercial plane.
Tiger Woods starts Wyndham Championship with unlikely birdie hole out
OK, so it's only the first hole in the first round of the Wyndham Championship in Greensboro, N.C., but what a start for Tiger Woods.
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Kyle Mueller beats medalist Brett Coletta in U.S. Amateur match play
  OLYMPIA FIELDS, Ill. (AP) – Michigan sophomore Kyle Mueller held off U.S.
Q&A with PGA of America Vice President Paul Levy
  LAS VEGAS – We had the chance catch up with PGA of America Vice President Paul Levy for a quick Q&A on Wednesday at the PGA Fashion & Demo Experience.
Wednesday: Products you should know at the 2015 PGA Fashion & Demo Experience
  LAS VEGAS – A wise person once said, "It is better to look good than to feel good." While that could be a second mantra for the Vegas marketing folks, as the years tick by and the late nights start catching up, we might pause on that for
Tiger Woods hopes to push for unlikely playoff spot at Wyndham
  GREENSBORO, North Carolina (AP) – It's now or never for many players at the Wyndham Championship – the last chance to qualify for golf's postseason.   That group includes Tiger Woods.
PGA Tour player Ryan Palmer's father killed in traffic accident
  AMARILLO, Texas (AP) — Investigators say a traffic accident in the Texas Panhandle has killed the 71-year-old father of professional golfer Ryan Palmer.   Charles Franklin "Butch" Palmer of Amarillo die
PGA of America's highest annual honor to be bestowed to Deane Beman
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (Aug.
PGA Champion Jason Day to answer fan questions on Periscope today
PGA Champion Jason Day will field questions from fans live today from 2:45-3:30 p.m. ET on Periscope, via the PGA Championship Twitter handle, @PGAChampionship.
2015 Wyndham Championship: Five players to watch
With a scintillating PGA Championship -- the final major of the season -- now behind us, attention turns back to the PGA Tour and the race for the FedExCup Playoffs.
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Golf in good hands – a whole lot of good hands – with new generation
  SHEBOYGAN, Wis.
Jordan Spieth and Zach Johnson throw out dueling first pitches
  Golf season is far from over, but baseball was the game of the day for not one but two of game's best players on Tuesday, as both Jordan Spieth and Zach Johnson threw out the first pitch at Major League games.   Early in the aftern
Brett Coletta leads U.S. Amateur qualifying, rain interrupts Day 2
  OLYMPIA FIELDS, Ill. (AP) – Brett Coletta of Australia shot a 4-under 66 on Tuesday on Olympia Fields' North Course to top the U.S.
Notebook: Brooks Koepka vies for spot on Presidents Cup team
SHEBOYGAN, Wis. — Brooks Koepka is No. 16 in the FedExCup, making him the highest-ranked player in the field at the Wyndham Championship who doesn't have a business relationship with the title sponsor (Brandt Snedeker, at No.
Jim Furyk has reason to be thinking about Rio Olympics
SHEBOYGAN, Wis. -- Jim Furyk looked at the calendar when golf was added to the Olympics for 2016. He realized he would be 46, and most likely would not be among the top four Americans who could earn a spot for Rio de Janeiro.
Tuesday: Products you should know at the 2015 PGA Fashion & Demo Experience
  LAS VEGAS – In golf, hopes springs eternal, and whether the cycle is seasonal or simply hole-to-hole, we always know that magical moment is right out there, somewhere, close at hand, if not in apparent view.