PGA News Archive

Sunday, April 03, 2016
Russell Knox's long road leads from Jacksonville to Augusta
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- First comes the victory. Not just any victory, but the one that carries with it the best perk in golf for a professional who has yet to experience the Augusta National Golf Club in April -- a spot in the Masters Tournament.
Saturday, April 02, 2016
Dunlap leads Champions Tour event in Mississippi
SAUCIER, Miss. -- Scott Dunlap shot a 3-under 69 in the second round to take a two-shot lead at the Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic on Saturday.
Herman, Lovemark tied after 54 holes at Shell Houston Open
HOUSTON, Texas -- Jim Herman and Jamie Lovemark, two players who have never won a PGA Tour event or played in the Masters, shared the lead going into the final round of the Houston Open. A win Sunday and they get to tee off at Augusta National next week.
A high golf IQ: Jordan Spieth scores with plenty of smarts
Jordan Spieth was on the right side of the fairway at Albany Golf Club in the Bahamas, trying to figure out his next shot.
Friday, April 01, 2016
Lexi Thompson shares lead at ANA Inspiration with Ai Miyazato
  RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif.
Charley Hoffman leads Jamie Lovemark by a shot in Houston
  HOUSTON (AP) – Charley Hoffman had a 2-under 70 for a one-shot lead over Jamie Lovemark at the Shell Houston Open on Friday.   Lovemark is a former NCAA champion seeking his first PGA Tour title after having his
Tiger Woods makes it official: He won't play in the Masters next week
  Tiger Woods is going to Augusta National next week – to eat, not play.   Woods made it official Friday night what most observers figured all along.
Stars aligned for battle among many as anticipation builds for Masters
  The opening line in a book David Owen wrote 17 years ago about the Masters captures why the anticipation for the first major at Augusta National.   "The modern golf season never ends, but it does begin."  
As Tiger Woods fades away, let's not forget his greatness in the Masters
  The azaleas are blooming, the pollen is swirling, and green sport coats are about to be in vogue for one whole week.   Yet something is missing at this dawning of spring: Tiger Woods.   Whether he sho
Woody Austin feels right at home at Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic
  SAUCIER, Miss. – Three years ago, Woody Austin earned his fourth PGA Tour victory at the Sanderson Farms Championship in Madison.
Jack Nicklaus remembers Lee Trevino's "snake" practical joke on April Fool's Day
  It's April Fool's Day, as I'm sure we all are aware of by now.
Davis Love III named Ambassador of Golf, to be honored at Firestone
  AKRON, Ohio – U.S. Ryder Cup Captain, author, golf course architect and 21-time PGA Tour winner Davis Love III has been named the 2016 Ambassador of Golf by Northern Ohio Golf Charities.
10 must-have items for your new golf season
April is here, which for many of us means just one amazing thing: It's golf season! Hopefully the white stuff is gone, or at least close to gone, depending on where you're reading this. 
2016 PGA Junior League Golf regular season set to tee off this month
The new PGA Junior League Golf season is upon us, with leagues nationwide beginning regular-season play this spring.
Syracuse's Jim Boeheim was once the school's golf coach
Legendary Syracuse head basketball coach Jim Boeheim's association with the Orangemen goes back more than 50 years, from the time he stepped on campus in 1962 as a freshman.
Thursday, March 31, 2016
Charley Hoffman leads Houston Open, Jordan Spieth three back
  HOUSTON (AP) – Charley Hoffman birdied half the holes on the Golf Club of Houston course Thursday and had just a single bogey to shoot an 8-under-par 64 and take the first-round lead of the Shell Houston Open.  
Azahara Munoz and Ai Miyazato tied after first round of ANA Inspiration
  RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif.
Watch the 2016 Drive, Chip and Putt Championship this Weekend
Tune in to Golf Channel this Sunday, April 3 at 9:00 am E.T. to watch the 2016 Drive, Chip & Putt Championship.
Caitlyn Jenner holes out for eagle on first hole of ANA Inspiration pro-am
The LPGA's first major championship of the year takes place this week in California with the ANA Inspiration at Mission Hills Country Club.
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Abby Wambach jumps into Poppie's Pond at ANA Inspiration
  This week's ANA Inspiration isn't just the LPGA Tour's first major of 2016.
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