PGA News Archive

Thursday, December 29, 2016
College golfers honor the military at the Patriot All-America Invitational
LITCHFIELD PARK, Ariz. (AP) — Ginger Gilbert-Ravella stood before the crowd, calmly describing the day her husband died.
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Dabo Swinney's home golf course transformed into Clemson football field
There’s nothing quite like a college football fan, especially when a spot in the national championship game is on the line. Check out the local support the Clemson Tigers and head coach Dabo Swinney have this week in advance of their semifinal contest against Ohio State.
Why the world golf ranking points could be in for a change in 2017
The European Tour is introducing the Rolex Series this year, which starts in late May with the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth and ends in late November with the season-ending DP World Tour Championship in Dubai.
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
6 of the best PGA Tour stories from 2016
Jason Day ends the year at No. 1 in the world ranking, another indicator of how much and for how long Tiger Woods dominated golf.
What was the best shot you hit this year?
It's often a question asked over a cold beverage at the 19th hole: "What was your best shot of the day?" It's a great conversation starter and a fun way to focus more on the good shots and less on those couple of shots that didn't go according to plan.
The Majors 101: Where they are, when they are and what the top storylines will be
If you're a fan of professional golf, is there anything better than speculating about how the majors will unfold? Aside from actually watching those majors play out, I don't think so.
Saturday, December 24, 2016
Readers show off their golf Christmas ornaments
'Tis the season to be jolly and also show off a little golfing spirit with your Christmas decorations.
5 reasons to go golfing on Christmas Day
For many, Christmas brings about a host of long-held family traditions, from when to open presents, what Christmas movies to watch or what is served at dinner.
Andrew 'Beef' Johnston puts his spin on Tiger Woods' 'Mac Daddy Santa'
In case Tiger Woods' "Mac Daddy Santa" photo wasn't enough for you, Andrew "Beef" Johnston is here with another early Christmas gift for us all.
Friday, December 23, 2016
What golf tips did you learn this year?
While golf is an individualistic sport by nature, it certainly takes a village to learn and get better.
A year in review based on every club in the bag
The year began with PGA Tour rookie Smylie Kaufman hitting the opening tee shot into the blue horizon at Kapalua. It ended 319 days later when PGA Tour rookie Mackenzie Hughes rolled in an 18-foot par putt from the fringe to win at Sea Island.
Phil Mickelson commits to play Farmers Insurance Open
Despite having two hernia surgeries in two months, the second coming just two weeks ago, Phil Mickelson has officially committed to play in the Farmers Insurance Open which begins Jan. 26.
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Tiger Woods back as 'Mac Daddy Santa'
OK. The photo Tiger Woods tweeted pretty much says all that needs to be said here.
What was the best golf course you played in 2016?
Over the course of a year, do ever plan to play a round of golf at a special place? Maybe it's a really nice course in your area that has expensive greens fees and you play it once a year for a special occasion.
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Submit your video for the Little Linksters 'Best Pee-Wee Golf Swing in the World' contest
Deltona, FL — Kids from across the world get ready! Little LinkstersTM, LLC, The Little LinkstersTM Association for Junior Golf Development and The Littlest Golfer Inc.
Michael Jordan's golf swing needs some work
Earlier today, the Bryan Brothers posted a video to Instagram of Michael Jordan hitting a tee shot at the Floridian. Jordan, arguably the greatest basketball player of all time, has always been known as a pretty good golfer. But this swing? What is that?
5 predictions for the world of golf in 2017
Are you as excited for the new year as we are? While golf seasons in the professional ranks have never been longer, it'll still be nice to flip the calendar to 2017 and get back to golf that matters, won't it?
Monday, December 19, 2016
Rich Berberian Jr., Brad Lardon Capture 2016 PGA Professional, Senior PGA Professional Player of the Year Awards
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – PGA Professional Champion Rich Berberian Jr. of Hooksett, New Hampshire, and Brad Lardon of Santa Fe, New Mexico, have won the respective 2016 OMEGA PGA Professional and Senior PGA Professional Player of the Year awards.
When hitting a golf ball off a frozen pond goes wrong
  Much of the country is getting hit hard with freezing cold temperatures. As most of us in those places know -- just because it's freezing doesn't mean you get still play some golf... especially if your course isn't covered in snow.
5 most impressive individual performances of 2016
When it comes to the five most impressive individual performances in men's golf in 2016, no one would argue if you pointed at the four majors and the Olympics. Case closed? Perhaps. What tops winning a major?