PGA News Archive

Wednesday, December 27, 2017
Ernie Els invited to Augusta National, but not to play Masters
Ernie Els says he received an invitation to Augusta National for the first week in April. It just wasn't an invitation to play in the Masters.
The story behind Jordan Spieth's 'Go get that' line at the Open Championship
With three words, Jordan Spieth delivered an Open Championship moment as memorable as the 50-foot eagle putt that prompted his famous line. "Go get that."
Predictions for the 2018 major championships
Yeah, yeah. We haven't flipped the calendar to the new year yet. But who cares? It's never too early to start getting excited about major championship golf.
Saturday, December 23, 2017
The 5 best feel-good stories of 2017
Every victory in golf is a meaningful one to the player involved. But there are some that are just a little more special for various reasons. Here's a look at five of the best feel-good stories in golf in 2017:
Friday, December 22, 2017
Tiger Woods decides to be his own swing coach
Tiger Woods is embarking on his latest comeback without a swing coach.
Kiradech Aphibarnrat withdraws with injury, secures Masters spot
PAK CHONG, Thailand (AP) -- Kiradech Aphibarnrat has withdrawn from an Asian Tour satellite event with a back injury, meaning the Thai golfer will finish the year at No. 49 in the world and earn an invitation to the Masters.
The 5 top stories in golf in 2017
Look back across the highlights from the 2017 golf season, from Justin Thomas' hot start in Hawaii, to the Masters, to international team competitions, and Tiger Woods' 4th surgery and his successful return to playing at the Hero World Challenge.
Rich Berberian Jr., Mike Small earn 2017 OMEGA PGA, Senior PGA Professional Player of the Year honors
The PGA of America has announced its winners of the 2017 OMEGA PGA Professional and Senior Professional Player of the Year Awards. They are Rich Berberian Jr., and Mike Small, respectively.
Thursday, December 21, 2017
Rich Berberian Jr., Mike Small capture 2017 OMEGA PGA Professional, Senior PGA Professional Player of the Year Awards
The PGA of America has announced its winners of the 2017 OMEGA PGA Professional and Senior Professional Player of the Year Awards. They are Rich Berberian Jr., and Mike Small, respectively.
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
2017 golf superlatives
We've spent a lot of time over the last several weeks looking back at the year that was in 2017.
Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Zac Oakley (67) wins Event No. 6 of PGA Tournament Series Presented By Golf Advisor
PORT ST. LUCIE (Dec. 19, 2017) -- Zac Oakley and Matt Borchert didn’t know they were tied for the lead when they came to the 18th tee in Tuesday’s final round of Event No. 6 of the PGA Tournament Series.
15 of the best and worst trick shots of 2017
Golf trick shots are still very much a thing. For awhile there, they seemed to be getting stale. But, man, are there ever some creative people out there.
Monday, December 18, 2017
Zac Oakley (65) leads Event No. 6 of PGA Tournament Series Presented By Golf Advisor
PORT ST. LUCIE (Dec. 18, 2017) -- Zac Oakley eagled the 17th hole Monday to shoot 7-under 65 and lead Event No. 6 of the PGA Tournament Series at PGA Golf Club.
Little Linksters 'Best Pee-Wee Golf Swing in the World' video contest celebrates its eighth year
DELTONA, Florida (December 4, 2017) -- Kids from across the world get ready! Little Linksters, LLC, The Little Linksters Association for Junior Golf Development and The Littlest Golfer Inc.
Angel Cabrera and son win the Father-Son Challenge
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Angel Cabrera and Angel Cabrera Jr. closed with a 12-under 60 for a three-shot victory in their debut at the PNC Father-Son Challenge.
Sunday, December 17, 2017
Justin Rose cruises to Indonesian Masters win
JAKARTA, Indonesia — Justin Rose played 30 holes on Sunday in the weather-delayed Indonesian Masters, closing for a final-round 10-under 62 and an eight-stroke victory at Royale Jakarta Golf Club.
Friday, December 15, 2017
Brett Melton wins Event No. 5 of PGA Tournament Series Presented By Golf Advisor
PORT ST. LUCIE (Dec. 15, 2017) -- It’s not often when you start the final round tied for the lead, shoot even par and lift the trophy. But that’s what happened to Brett Melton on Friday at PGA Golf Club.
Justin Rose leads, Brandt Snedeker withdraws from Indonesian Masters
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- Justin Rose held a three-stroke lead at the Indonesian Masters when bad weather stopped play Friday during the second round.
What was the best golf course you played in 2017?
With the sun setting on 2017, it's a great time to reflect on the year that was. For golfers, it's a particularly nice time to reflect on all the golf you played, remembering he highlights, the good times and, especially, the places you played.
2017: The year in shanks, chunks and yips
Shanks, man.