PGA News Archive

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
7 bold predictions for the 2017-18 PGA Tour season
It's hard to believe, but the 2017-18 PGA Tour season is already upon us... 11 days after the last season ended. Brendan Steele successfully defended his Safeway Open title in Napa on Sunday, winning the first event on the schedule for the second straight year.
European Tour pro hits 500 balls from 145 yards in 12 hours trying to make just one ace
Have you ever reached a short par 3 on the golf course and thought to yourself, "If I could park it here all day and hit shots, I could definitely make an ace?" Admit it. You have. We all have.
The prize for winning a miniature golf tournament? $5,000.
Interested in winning $5,000 for playing miniature golf? That's what is up for grabs for the winner of the $20,000 Minigolf Masters, which is being played later this week at the Hawaiian Rumble and Aloha Minigolf courses in the North Myrtle Beach area.
Monday, October 09, 2017
Dave Pelz tells story of time Phil Mickelson hit flop shot over his head
Wanna learn how Phil Mickelson hits his flop shot? PGA Professional John Webster explains the key fundamentals to hitting this shot.
Phil Mickelson hits screaming draw under tree at Safeway Open
Phil Mickelson made a scrambling birdie at the 2017 Safeway Open after hitting this low hook under a tree. Here's when (and how) you should try the same shot.
Phil Mickelson hit a screaming hook to get out of trouble and made birdie at the Safeway Open. Here's how you can do it, too.
Phil Mickelson made a scrambling birdie at the 2017 Safeway Open after hitting this low hook under a tree. Here's when (and how) you should try the same shot.
How the 'Mulligan' got its name
By Bob Denney, PGA of America It is arguably one of the few sports terms believed to be named after a person, and with ramifications beyond the border of a course and into politics and daily life.
Kevin and Brittany Kisner start foundation to give back
Kevin Kisner has always wanted to be a star on the golf course, but not only for the sake of being one of the biggest names on the PGA Tour. The Aiken native and his wife, Brittany, also wanted to be able to use his platform to give back to the Aiken area.
Jason Day's 5-year-old son, Dash, takes after dad on course
Dash Day, the 5-year-old son of 2015 PGA Champion Jason Day, has been a fixture at golf tournaments since he was born, following dad around. Like a lot of young boys, Dash idolizes his father and wants to be just like him.
Brendan Steele successfully defends Safeway Open title
2013 National PGA Teacher of the Year Lou Guzzi demonstrates how hitting a driver can be the right play when you need a low shot to escape trouble.
European Tour's 2018 Austrian Open to feature a 40-second shot clock
If you're one of the many people who believes a round of golf takes way too long, then you're probably going to want to watch the 2018 Austrian Open on the European Tour.
Sunday, October 08, 2017
Cristie Kerr wins Lacoste Ladies Open de France
The best new drivers for the 2017 golf season range from new technologies, better materials, and advanced performance to help you get off the tee longer and straighter this season.
Rory McIlroy plots return to top of golf after winless season
Rory McIlroy discuses the injury he suffered in Round 1 of the 2011 PGA Championship and the future of his game.
Tyrrell Hatton retains Dunhill title, Ross Fisher shoots record 61 at Old Course
The best new drivers for the 2017 golf season range from new technologies, better materials, and advanced performance to help you get off the tee longer and straighter this season.
Phil Mickelson escapes trouble to make unlikely birdie at the Safeway Open
Phil Mickelson pulls to within 5 shots of the lead with back-to-back birdies.
Saturday, October 07, 2017
Tiger Woods post video hitting iron shots
Tiger Woods’ golf future is unclear at this point. He attended the Presidents Cup after his fourth surgery, but not to play, of course.
Tyrrell Hatton achieves Tiger Woods-level dominance at St Andrews
The best new golf balls for the 2017 golf season include new technologies, better materials, and advanced performance to help you feel more confident and lower your scores!
Tyler Duncan eagles 18th hole to take Safeway Open lead
The best new wedges for the 2017 golf season range from new technologies, better materials, and advanced performance to help you lower your scores!
Friday, October 06, 2017
Tommy Fleetwood shoots record 63 at Carnoustie in Dunhill Links
Tommy Fleetwood broke the course record at Carnoustie by shooting 9-under 63 to tie for the lead with defending champion Tyrrell Hatton after two rounds of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship on Friday.
That time Boo Weekley called a guy 'Jethro' and got him to the final stage of PGA Tour Qualifying School
There are some sweet perks that come with finishing in the top 20 of the PGA Professional Championship.