PGA News Archive

Thursday, November 12, 2015
Henderson and McCormick lead honorees at 2015 PGA of America National Awards ceremony
  PHOTOS: PGA of America National Awards Ceremony |
Hit Ball in Center of Clubface with Right Weight Clubs
Do you wanna hit the ball in the center of the club face more often? PGA Professional Eric Hogge says the weight of your clubs, especially the shafts, could make a huge difference in your golf game.
Jason and Ellie Day welcome baby girl to family
It was already a very good year for Jason Day. Wednesday it got a whole lot better. According to Golf Australia, Day and his wife, Ellie, welcomed a baby girl.  
Two prominent caddies to join broadcast team for RSM Classic
  The caddies for Phil Mickelson and Matt Kuchar will carry a lighter load on the PGA Tour next week – microphones instead of golf bags.   Golf Channel has hired Jim "Bones" Mackay and John Wood as part of its broadcast t
2015 PGA Jr. League Championship Highlights
Watch highlights from the 2015 PGA Jr. League Championship Highlights from Walt Disney World, where Team California defeated Team Georgia.
After three near-misses, William McGirt confident first win is coming
  FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Fairmont native William McGirt flirted Monday for the third time with winning his first PGA Tour event.   A birdie putt on the final hole at the Sanderson Farms Championship in Mississippi tu
Garcia leads drizzly BMW Masters by 1 stroke
SHANGHAI, China — Sergio Garcia is winding down his European Tour season just as everyone else is gearing up for the grand finale, next week's DP World Tour Championship.
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
PGA Teacher of the Year's father travels from Australia for son's award presentation
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- The cat got out of the bag early, but it was a huge, welcome surprise nonetheless.
Two honored by New England PGA
BEVERLY, Mass. -- A local amateur golfer and a pair of golf professionals were honored with prestigious awards this week as both the Massachusetts Golf Association and New England Professional Golf Association announced their annual awards in separate ceremonies.
Spieth adds Abu Dhabi to 2016 schedule
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Masters and U.S. Open champion Jordan Spieth completed his early-asian Asia swing with Wednesday's announcement that he will play the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship in January.
5 players to watch at the OHL Classic
The PGA Tour is south of the border this week for the OHL Classic at El Camaleon GC in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.
Add Distance and Accuracy with Better Grip Pressure
Improving your grip pressure during your swing can also improve your distance and accuracy. Watch great instruction from PGA Professional Patrick Brosnihan, who explains how grip pressure affects your swing.
PGA of America and NGCOA form Golf USA Tee Time Coalition
Army vet's next goal: A PGA career
James Robinson knew he was destined for a career in the United States military. But following a chain of events that no one could have foreseen, he's now on his way to becoming a PGA Professional.
Veteran PGA members serve Sacramento
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Having a tough time with your boss? Buck up. You could have 400 bosses, most with Type-A personalities and spouses you also have to please. Each could call for your job over your next seemingly benign comment.
Golden Bear returns to Father-Son event
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Jack Nicklaus always said family was more important than golf. December is one time of the year he gets to do both.
PGA Sun Country Section honors Yost
FARMINGTON, N.M. -- The PGA of America's Sun Country Section has recognized Tom Yost for his work with San Juan County youth.
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Bubba Watson almost chips in out of a "water bunker" in Japan
  Bubba Watson is spending this week in Japan, where he's playing in one of the Japan Golf Tour's most prestigious events, the Mitsui Sumitumo VISA T
Pro golf events this week | November 9-15, 2015
  PGA TOUR OHL CLASSIC   Site: Playa Del Carmen, Mexico. Schedule: Thursday-Sunday. Course: Mayakoba Resort, El Camaleon Golf Club (6,987 yards, par 71).
Notebook: Phil Mickelson out of top 25 for first time in long time
  Phil Mickelson dropped to No. 27 in the world this week, the wrong kind of milestone.   The last time he was out of the top 25 was Sept. 10, 1995. That was right after Tiger Woods won his second straight U.S. Amateur.