PGA News Archive

Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Callaway Golf holds its 100th clubfitting for military veterans
  One of the many reasons golf is so great is the commitment to charity so prevalent throughout the game.
Topping each other, not winning cash, is goal for Big 3 at East Lake
  ATLANTA (AP) – The best three players in golf have combined to win 12 tournaments and over $25 million this year, so the appeal of a $10 million bonus for capturing the FedExCup might not be as great as simply winning the final showdown of the sea
Jason Day: 'It's like Jordan and Rory had a baby, and I was it'
Jason Day said what?
Five to Watch at East Lake
And here we are. From a season that started some 11 months ago in Napa, Calif., eventually winding its way from Hawaii to Augusta National to Chambers Bay, off to St.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
PGA Tour vote could reflect how players perceive value of FedExCup
  ATLANTA (AP) – PGA Tour players might be voting on more than just their player of the year.   Depending on how the Tour Championship unfolds this week at East Lake, the vote could also be a referendum on how they
Henrik Stenson can win $10 million without winning a single event
  ATLANTA (AP) – The last five winners of the FedExCup also won the Tour Championship.
Notebook: Bubba Watson still trying to figure out intricacies of East Lake
  ATLANTA (AP) – The good news for Bubba Watson is that he's among the top five in the FedExCup at the Tour Championship and has a clear shot at the $10 million bonus.
Jim Furyk, left wrist still injured, pulls out of Tour Championship
ATLANTA (AP) — Jim Furyk has withdrawn from the Tour Championship because of a wrist injury and doesn't know if he can play the Presidents Cup.
Drive, Chip and Putt Regional Champions earn invitations to national finals at Augusta
  AUGUSTA, Ga. – Eighty junior golfers representing 30 U.S.
This week's pro golf events | September 21-27, 2015
  PGA TOUR TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Atlanta. Schedule: Thursday-Sunday. Course: East Lake Golf Club (7,307 yards, par 70). Purse: $8.25 million.
Did anybody lose a goat at Carolinas PGA headquarters?
We've seen our share of odd animals on golf courses, but this may be a first. Officials at the PGA Carolinas Section headquarters in Browns Summit, N.C., found an unusual visitor to their offices Tuesday morning: a stray goat, which was enjoying breakfast on the lawn.
Plan your Ryder Cup visit to Minnesota
With its beautiful lakes, lush green golf courses and comfortable September weather, Minnesota will be an exceptional venue for Ryder Cup 2016. Here are 10 reasons Minnesota will be a fantastic venue for visitors attending Ryder Cup 2016:
Oakmont goes back to basics for 2016
OAKMONT, Pa. -- When reigning U.S. Open champion Jordan Spieth arrives at Oakmont next summer to defend his title, he'll challenge a course that's marginally different than it was when Angel Cabrera outlasted Tiger Woods and Jim Furyk by a single stroke in 2007.
Kisner finds himself in select company
AIKEN, S.C. -- The big names in golf are on the pre-tournament interview schedule at this week's Tour Championship held at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta. When the PGA released the updated slate on Monday, it had all of the usual suspects.
PGA of America awards over $300,000 in scholarships to PGA Members' children and grandchildren
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- The PGA of America has announced a new cycle of national scholarship award recipients in conjunction with the PGA Financial Assistance Fund Scholarship Program.
For Tour's top 30, finally the finale
ATLANTA -- A combination of factors has helped the favored few through the funnel of the PGA Tour playoffs to this week's Tour Championship. It certainly helped to go all Michelangelo on the course at the right time (hello, Jason Day).
Monday, September 21, 2015
Pettersen apologizes for Solheim scene
ST. LEON-ROT, Germany (AP) — Suzann Pettersen apologized Monday for making the controversial call that left United States players fuming before their memorable victory in the Solheim Cup.
2015 PGA Cup Highlights: Great Britain and Ireland win
Watch highlights of the 2015 PGA Cup, where the team of PGA Professionals from Great Britain and Ireland held off USA to win.
Sunday, September 20, 2015
Day wins BMW Championship, new No. 1
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Jason Day's easy win Sunday at the BMW Championship confirmed what his rivals have known for several weeks now: The Aussie is the best golfer on the planet. Reavie wins, regains Tour card
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Chez Reavie won the Tour Finals' Small Business Connection Championship by a stroke Sunday to regain his PGA Tour card.