PGA News Archive

Sunday, October 29, 2017
Ryan Armour earns first career win at Sanderson Farms
JACKSON, Miss. — Ryan Armour shot a 4-under 68 to earn an impressive first career win at the Sanderson Farms Championship.
Matt Kuchar gets dethroned as PGA Tour's ping-pong champion
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Cristie Kerr wins 20th LPGA Tour title with birdie on final hole
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Cristie Kerr made her 20th career victory on the LPGA Tour one to remember.
Lin Yuxin wins Asia-Pacific Amateur to earn spot in 2 majors
WELLINGTON, New Zealand — Two big swings enabled Lin Yuxin of China to win the Asia-Pacific Amateur and earn his way into two big tournaments.
Champion blind golfer, dad have forged a bond on the links
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Justin Rose wins HSBC Champions in stunning comeback over Dustin Johnson
SHANGHAI (AP) — Justin Rose posed with the trophy from the balcony high above the 18th green at Sheshan International, a moment that didn't seem possible. He started the final round eight shots behind Dustin Johnson, the No. 1 player in the world.
Saturday, October 28, 2017
Dustin Johnson has 6-shot lead at HSBC Champions entering final round
SHANGHAI (AP) — As part of a promotional stunt for the HSBC Champions earlier in the week, Dustin Johnson was among three players wearing superhero capes on a hotel roof, suspended by ropes a few feet in the air against a backdrop of downtown Shanghai at night.
Friday, October 27, 2017
Jordan Spieth shares tremendous story about golf with President Obama on The Late Late Show with James Corden
Three-time major champion Jordan Spieth made an appearance Thursday night on The Late Late Show with James Corden. Just like on the golf course, Spieth was spectacular.
Brittany Altomare: Emily Nash should be 'allowed to play in states'
Emily Nash has an avid supporter from halfway across the world after the Lunenburg High junior posted the best score in the Central Mass.
Min Woo Lee's eagle putt gives him the lead at Asia-Pacific Amateur
WELLINGTON, New Zealand — Min Woo Lee of Australia holed a 60-foot eagle putt on the 18th hole Friday for a 3-under 68 to build a one-shot lead in the Asia-Pacific Amateur.
Dustin Johnson takes 1-shot lead over Koepka in HSBC Champions
Dustin Johnson and Brooks Koepka, close friends who live down the street from each other in Florida, are in the final group going into the weekend at the HSBC Champions. They are separated by one shot, so it might feel like one of their money matches when they play together at home.
Thursday, October 26, 2017
MIAA explains why female high school golfer who won boys' tournament was not allowed to claim trophy
On Tuesday, high school golfer Emily Nash made headlines when she won the Massachusetts D3 Central Boys Golf Tournament by four strokes with a stellar 75.
Mary Bea Porter-King: The 2011 PGA First Lady of Golf
Mary Bea Porter-King, a celebrated four-sport collegiate athlete, LPGA Tour veteran, pioneer in junior golf, and one of the country's most respected Rules officials, was the recipient of the 2011 PGA First Lady of Golf Award.
That time LPGA player Mary Bea Porter-King hit a wayward shot and saved the life of a drowning toddler
Hit a golf ball far enough off line and you never know what you might find.
Kiradech Aphibarnrat motivated by funeral for Thai king at HSBC Champions
Kiradech Aphibarnrat played with purpose Thursday in the HSBC Champions.
How to warm up like a pro
Learn how to warm up more effectively before your round, with tips from PGA Professional Andrew Larkin.
How high to tee a golf ball
Learn how high to tee a golf ball instruction from PGA Professional Wyatt Worthington.
HSBC Champions highlights how much has changed in golf this year
SHANGHAI (AP) — The final World Golf Championship of the year is a case study in how quickly the landscape can change.
Brooks Koepka opens with a 64 to lead HSBC Champions
The HSBC Champions is the first stop for Brooks Koepka on his four-week Asian adventure that will include two weeks on the beaches of Vietnam and Thailand and a title defense in Japan.
Because of a rule, girl who won Massachusetts high school boys' golf tournament denied trophy and trip to states
The rules are the rules.