PGA News Archive

Wednesday, December 02, 2015
17-year-old phenom Megan Khang turns pro, seeks LPGA Tour card
Megan Khang has decided to skip college and turn pro. Her first job is to get an LPGA Tour card.
Jason Day withdraws from Franklin Templeton
A week before he was slated to defend his title, defending champion Jason Day withdrew from the Franklin Templeton Shootout on Tuesday.
Tuesday, December 01, 2015
Casey looking forward to a team uniform – in the Olympics
NASSAU, Bahamas  — Paul Casey would love nothing better than to wear a uniform and play for the flag in 2016. His motivation is Rio, not Hazeltine.
Jason Day, Jarrod Lyle honored with golf awards
GOLD COAST, Australia — Jason Day has been named the winner of the inaugural Greg Norman Medal as Australia's best-performing international golfer while Jarrod Lyle was awarded the PGA Tour's Courage Award for his battle with cancer.
Tiger Woods has no timetable on healing or playing
  NASSAU, Bahamas — Tiger Woods painted a bleak picture Tuesday on when he can return to golf or even get back to doing anything more than just walking.
Memorable shots with every club in the bag
NASSAU, Bahamas — Jordan Spieth hit a 3-wood from 281 yards. Zach Johnson hit a putt that traveled about 30 feet. Both resulted in a major championship.
Chipping off Sidehill and Downhill Lies: Easy Instruction
Learn how to chip off sidehill and downhill lies around the green with 3 easy steps from PGA Professional Kim Verrecchio.
USGA to play 2019 US Women's Open in Charleston
CHARLESTON, S.C. — The U.S. Women's Open is coming to the Country Club of Charleston in 2019. The United States Golf Association picked the Seth Raynor layout to hold its premier women's championship from May 30-June 2 of that year.
Polland wins first PGA Tournament series event
Ben Polland continued to put the PGA Professional Championship behind him, making a final-hole birdie Tuesday to shoot a 6-under 66 and edge Mark Brown by a shot to win Event 1 of the PGA Tournament Series at PGA Golf Club.
Monday, November 30, 2015
PGA Tournament Series: Polland, Sweeney tied after first-round 67s
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Ben Polland birdied four of the last five holes Monday for a 5-under 67 to tie Michael Sweeney for the first-round lead in Event 1 of the PGA Tournament Series at PGA Golf Club.
Padraig Harrington shows off his home cryotherapy unit
In addition to its typical use as a warehouse for vehicles, garages are a great place to store stuff. Plus, where would we be without garage bands?
Winter golf blues? Try New Zealand
A country of immense natural beauty, New Zealand is emerging as an exciting golf destination oozing with adventure and sophistication.
Sunday, November 29, 2015
What's in the winners' bags for the week of November 29, 2015
  What equipment did Matt Jones and Charl Schwartzel use to achieve victory?
Schwartzel wins Euro Tour's Alfred Dunhill Championship
MALELANE, South Africa — Charl Schwartzel eased to a four-shot victory at the Alfred Dunhill Championship on Sunday to become the third South African behind Ernie Els and Retief Goosen to win 10 European Tour titles.
Snow has blanketed the Old Course at St. Andrews
It doesn't always snow in St. Andrews in winter. But when it does, we get some breathtaking views of the Old Course.  
Jones overcomes some anxious moments to win Australian Open
SYDNEY, Australia — Matt Jones talked about the "stress and anxious moments" during his final round at the Australian Open on Sunday. He wasn't exaggerating.
Saturday, November 28, 2015
Schwartzel leads by 3 shots at Alfred Dunhill Championship
MALELANE, South Africa — Charl Schwartzel will take a three-shot lead into the final round of the European Tour's season-opening Alfred Dunhill Championship after a 2-under 70 moved him to 13 under par on Saturday.
Rickie Fowler named celebrity guest picker on ESPN's College GameDay
Rickie likes orange. He loves his OSU Cowboys. He got to represent both as this weekend's celebrity guest picker on ESPN's College GameDay.
Jordan Spieth holes out for eagle from 181 yards at Australian Open
  Jordan Spieth posted the best score of the day on Saturday at the Australian Open, a 5-under 67 that left him in solo second place, three shots behind the leader – his good buddy and frequent practice partner Matt Jones.   Spieth
Matt Jones three ahead of Jordan Spieth after 54 at Australian Open
  SYDNEY (AP) – Matt Jones shot a 3-under 68 to hold a three-stroke advantage over a surging Jordan Spieth after the third round of the Australian Open on Saturday.   Defending champion Spieth holed out with his sh