PGA News Archive

Friday, November 18, 2016
Sergio Garcia, Francesco Molinari share lead at World Tour Championship heading into the weekend
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Sergio Garcia and Francesco Molinari share a one-stroke lead halfway through the World Tour Championship after shooting 5-under-par 67s on Friday.
Rory McIlroy hilariously grilled by 9-year-old in tremendous interview
The European Tour's social media machine is one that just never stops giving.
Stewart Cink, inspired by wife, shoots career-low 62 at RSM Classic
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — A great start to the week got even better for Stewart Cink on Thursday.
Phil Mickelson's caddie, Jim 'Bones' Mackay, progressing after double knee replacement surgery
October 19 was quite a day for the longtime team of Phil Mickelson and his caddie, Jim "Bones" Mackay. On that day, Mickelson had surgery for a sports hernia, while his looper went under the knife for a double-knee replacement surgery.
Thursday, November 17, 2016
Lee Houtteman and Brad Lardon lead after first round of Senior PGA Pro Championship
PORT ST.
Illinois Coach Mike Small still beaming about Ryder Cup Rookie Thomas Pieters
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – It’s been nearly two months since the United States won a Ryder Cup, and University of Illinois Coach Mike Small is still beaming about someone other than a red, white and blue clad golfer.
PGA Professional and student are driving force behind 'Bogeybox' business
After returning from a trip to the PGA Merchandise Show down in Orlando a couple of years back, PGA Professional Clayton Balch was back to his regular gig at Chelsea Piers in New York giving lessons.
The Sun Bowl Golf Classic is where legends get started
EL PASO, Texas -- PGA master professional Bill Eschenbrenner had a dream.
Kevin Chappell has done everything right except win
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. — Offer one mulligan to Kevin Chappell for the last year and the rules are bound to be broken.
Ryder Cup Captain Davis Love III back as a player this week at the RSM Classic
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III was so fired up watching the Americans play and win at Hazeltine that he couldn't wait to get out of his cart and get back to playing. He said one of his assistant captains, Tiger Woods, felt the same way.
Davis Love III brings Ryder Cup buzz to RSM Classic
There was a special guest accompanying Davis Love III to his RSM Classic press conference on Wednesday -- the Ryder Cup.
Rory McIlroy needs two tries to escape water in Dubai
There's nothing professional golfers hate more than taking penalty strokes for unplayable lies. If there's any chance of advancing the ball without taking an unplayable, players will do it -- remember that time Sergio Garcia hit one out of a tree?
11 crazy golf records
You may not have realized it (and, don't worry, we honestly didn't really know it was "a thing" until this week), but today is International Guinness World Record Day. It's amazing the list of crazy records you can find if you have enough time to waste!
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
2016 PGA Junior League Golf National Championship notes
CHAMPIONSHIP NOTES
2016 PGA Junior League Golf National Championship schedule
WHAT: 2016 PGA Junior League Golf National Championship presented by National Car Rental
2016 PGA Junior League Golf National Championship presented by National Car Rental to be held Nov. 18-21
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Eight All-Star Teams of junior golfers will compete in the 2016 PGA Junior League Golf National Championship presented by National Car Rental, Nov. 18-21 (Friday-Monday), at Grayhawk Golf Club in Scottsdale.
European Tour aces its #MannequinChallenge video
Remember planking? The Ice Bucket Challenge? "Icing" friends? Well, all the rage lately has been the #MannequinChallenge where you shoot a video of a group of people just standing in place, not moving, like... a mannequin.
Leading golf brands will spotlight fashion and accessories at 64th PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.
Ariya Jutanugarn in position for LPGA player of year
NAPLES, Fla. — Ariya Jutanugarn has already decided the first thing she will do if she wins the bonus cash that accompanies the Race to the CME Globe title. She'll take her mom out for a celebratory dinner.
John Elway named honorary chairman of 2018 US Senior Open
DENVER — John Elway will trade in the gridiron for the greens when the 39th U.S. Senior Open comes to Colorado Springs in 2018. The Denver Broncos boss was named honorary chairman of the tournament at the Broadmoor Golf Club on Tuesday.