PGA News Archive

Saturday, November 19, 2016
Victor Dubuisson leads by one stroke after three rounds at World Tour Championship
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Victor Dubuisson showed his ability to compete in big tournaments when a sparkling 8-under 64 on Saturday gave him a one-shot lead in the World Tour Championship after three rounds.
Henrik Stenson takes the Claret Jug for a spin on jet-ski
Lots of stuff has been done with the Claret Jug -- the trophy given to the winner of the Open Championship -- through the years. Most of it involves being filled with a favorite libation and then swigged.
Friday, November 18, 2016
Gene Fieger, Lee Houtteman tied for 36-hole lead at Senior PGA Professional Championship
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – Ask Lee Houtteman, the Head Professional at Manitou Passage Golf Club in Traverse City, Michigan, whether the game of golf is mental or physical, and he’d answer “yes.”
2016 Senior PGA Professional Championship
28th Senior PGA Professional Championship presented by Mercedes-Benz USA
2016: The Year in shanks, chunks and yips
When it comes to golf, nobody likes to hear, let alone see or hit, the dreaded "s" word -- "SHANK." No matter the level of golf ability, those dirty, no good shots that you wish to avoid like the plague can pop up on occasion and they can be contagious.
Sergio Garcia, Francesco Molinari share lead at World Tour Championship heading into the weekend
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Sergio Garcia and Francesco Molinari share a one-stroke lead halfway through the World Tour Championship after shooting 5-under-par 67s on Friday.
Rory McIlroy hilariously grilled by 9-year-old in tremendous interview
The European Tour's social media machine is one that just never stops giving.
Stewart Cink, inspired by wife, shoots career-low 62 at RSM Classic
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — A great start to the week got even better for Stewart Cink on Thursday.
Phil Mickelson's caddie, Jim 'Bones' Mackay, progressing after double knee replacement surgery
October 19 was quite a day for the longtime team of Phil Mickelson and his caddie, Jim "Bones" Mackay. On that day, Mickelson had surgery for a sports hernia, while his looper went under the knife for a double-knee replacement surgery.
Thursday, November 17, 2016
Lee Houtteman and Brad Lardon lead after first round of Senior PGA Pro Championship
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Illinois Coach Mike Small still beaming about Ryder Cup Rookie Thomas Pieters
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – It’s been nearly two months since the United States won a Ryder Cup, and University of Illinois Coach Mike Small is still beaming about someone other than a red, white and blue clad golfer.
PGA Professional and student are driving force behind 'Bogeybox' business
After returning from a trip to the PGA Merchandise Show down in Orlando a couple of years back, PGA Professional Clayton Balch was back to his regular gig at Chelsea Piers in New York giving lessons.
The Sun Bowl Golf Classic is where legends get started
EL PASO, Texas -- PGA master professional Bill Eschenbrenner had a dream.
Kevin Chappell has done everything right except win
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. — Offer one mulligan to Kevin Chappell for the last year and the rules are bound to be broken.
Ryder Cup Captain Davis Love III back as a player this week at the RSM Classic
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III was so fired up watching the Americans play and win at Hazeltine that he couldn't wait to get out of his cart and get back to playing. He said one of his assistant captains, Tiger Woods, felt the same way.
Davis Love III brings Ryder Cup buzz to RSM Classic
There was a special guest accompanying Davis Love III to his RSM Classic press conference on Wednesday -- the Ryder Cup.
Rory McIlroy needs two tries to escape water in Dubai
There's nothing professional golfers hate more than taking penalty strokes for unplayable lies. If there's any chance of advancing the ball without taking an unplayable, players will do it -- remember that time Sergio Garcia hit one out of a tree?
11 crazy golf records
You may not have realized it (and, don't worry, we honestly didn't really know it was "a thing" until this week), but today is International Guinness World Record Day. It's amazing the list of crazy records you can find if you have enough time to waste!
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
2016 PGA Junior League Golf National Championship notes
CHAMPIONSHIP NOTES
2016 PGA Junior League Golf National Championship schedule
WHAT: 2016 PGA Junior League Golf National Championship presented by National Car Rental