PGA News Archive

Tuesday, August 18, 2015
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.
Brooke Henderson gets waiver to join LPGA Tour after win in Portland
  DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Two days after Canadian teen Brooke Henderson won on the LPGA Tour, she won the right to be a member.
This week's pro golf events | Aug. 17-23, 2015
  PGA TOUR WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP   Site: Greensboro, North Carolina. Schedule: Thursday-Sunday. Course: Sedgefield Country Club (7,127 yards, par 70).
Exhibits by 200 top companies highlight Tuesday at PGA Fashion & Demo Experience
  LAS VEGAS (Aug. 18, 2015) – Thousands of PGA Professionals, golf buyers, manufacturers and industry leaders are in Las Vegas for Day 2 of the 2015 PGA Fashion & Demo Experience, 8:30 a.m.-7:00 p.m., at The Venetian.
A major assist: PGA champ Day's caddie/coach Swatton returns home to Bluffton
The golf carts lined up well down both sides of Belfair's entrance road Monday, more than 30 on each side. Green and gold balloons were plentiful. One resident carried around a large Australian flag. Another had a handmade sign proclaiming, "U DA MAN."
LPGA stresses access to players at 2016 KPMG Women's PGA C'ship
  SAMMAMISH, Wash. – Sahalee Country Club has played host to big golf events before, but none like the KPMG Women's PGA Championship, which will be held June 9-12 of next year.   At least that was the message o
Woods, Scott highlight strong Wyndham Championship field
The struggles of two of the world's high-profile players is the Wyndham Championship's gain this week.
Monday, August 17, 2015
Monday: Products you should know at the 2015 PGA Fashion & Demo Experience
  LAS VEGAS – It's summer, it's hot and it's Vegas, so that means it's time for the annual PGA Fashion & Demo Experience, which is another way of saying look-see at some of what's coming our way as consumers of all things gol
Matt NeSmith leads U.S. Amateur stroke-play qualifying after Day 1
  OLYMPIA FIELDS, Ill. (AP) – South Carolina senior Matt NeSmith shot a 5-under 65 on Monday on Olympia Fields' North Course to take the first-round lead in U.S.
Wyndham officials scramble in advance of Tiger Woods
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- He's coming. Tiger Woods will play in the Wyndham Championship this week, the first time he's played in Greensboro.
United States completes team roster for 27th PGA Cup at CordeValle
  SHEBOYGAN, Wis. – The United States will bid to protect its stellar record on home soil by sending seven rookies and three veterans to face Great Britain & Ireland for the 27th PGA Cup, at CordeValle in San Martin, California, Sept.
PGA Outdoor Demo Experience at Cascata Golf Club kicks off 2015 PGA Fashion & Demo Experience
  LAS VEGAS (Aug. 17, 2015) – Thousands of PGA Professionals, golf buyers, manufacturers and industry leaders are gathering starting today for the 2015 PGA Fashion & Demo Experience, Aug.
Sunday, August 16, 2015
What's in the winners' bags for the week of August 16, 2015
  What equipment did Jason Day and this week's other winners use to achieve victory?
Jeff Coston eager to play in front of family, friends at Boeing Classic
SEATTLE, Wash. -- Twenty-one years ago, Seattle native Jeff Coston made what he said was one of the toughest and best decisions of his life.
Friday, August 14, 2015
Tiger Woods commits to play Wyndham Champ'ship for first time
SHEBOYGAN, Wis. -- Tiger Woods isn't ready to give up on the season just yet.
Playing Lessons Are the Course to Success
So, you're practicing and playing a lot, AND you've checked your specs?