PGA News Archive

Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Figuring out how to play, and where to go, at Chambers Bay is challenge
  UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash.
Monday, June 15, 2015
Monday Notebook: Jason Day says Tiger Woods is close to being back
  UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) – Jason Day played yet another practice round with Tiger Woods on Monday at the U.S. Open.
Ryan Moore trying to get used to U.S. Open in his own backyard
  UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) – Ryan Moore drove to the golf course Monday morning to continue preparing for the U.S.
Bunker Shot from Bad, Downhill Lie How To
Bunker shots from bad or awkward stances can cost you valuable strokes, but thankfully PGA Professional Billy Ore has a quick 3-step process for escaping to safety.
How much is Fabian Gomez's putter worth?
  Fabian Gomez earned his breakthrough PGA Tour victory on Sunday with a bag split between brand new and tried and true.
Joost Luiten previews U.S. Open, in Dutch
There won't be any shortage of descriptions of the Chambers Bay course -- host of the 2015 U.S. Open -- this week. But Joost Luiten's course preview might be unique, since he did this in his native Dutch:  
Colin Montgomerie gets chest pains checked out before U.S. Open trip
  BELMONT, Mass.
U.S. Open field has international flavor
UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. -- So you want to know the profile of the typical golfer at this week's U.S. Open at Chambers Bay? Good luck.
U.S. Open at unfamiliar Chambers Bay a stern test for Tiger Woods
 
Sunday, June 14, 2015
Senior Players: Langer wins by 6
BELMONT, Mass. (AP) — Bernhard Langer has won the Senior Players Championship for the second year in a row. It's his fifth major on the Champions Tour.
Park wins third consecutive Women's PGA
HARRISON, N.Y. (AP) — Inbee Park shot a final round 68 and finished at 19-under par to win the KPMG Women's PGA Championship for the third consecutive year and retake the No. 1 ranking in women's golf.
What's in the winners' bags for the week of June 14, 2015
  What equipment did Fabian Gomez and the week's other winners use to achieve victory?
Chambers Bay ready for world to see its unique layout at US Open
  UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) — For the students at the nearby high school, it was simply known as the "Sand Pit," the landmark two miles down the road where they would run as part of gym class.
Lexi Thompson fires final-round, 7-under 66 at KPMG Women's PGA Championship
HARRISON, N.Y. -- Lexi Thompson got red-hot in the final round of the KPMG Women's PGA Championship.
Hyo Joo Kim aces Westchester's par-3 14th hole
HARRISON, N.Y. -- Korea's Hyo Joo Kim provided the shot of the tournament at the KPMG Women's PGA Championship on Sunday.
Phil Mickelson closes with 65 in Memphis, immediately makes little girl's day
When it comes to the fans, there's no one better on the PGA Tour than Phil Mickelson.
Lyoness: Wood posts come-from-behind win
ATZENBRUGG, Austria (AP) — Chris Wood came from five strokes behind to win the Lyoness Open on Sunday for his second European Tour title.
PGA Secretary Suzy Whaley serves as marker at KPMG Women's PGA Championship
HARRISON, N.Y. -- PGA Secretary Suzy Whaley didn't come to Westchester Country Club for the KPMG Women's PGA Championship expecting to play this week. But, plans change.
Jordan Spieth arrives at U.S. Open with life changed since Masters
  Jordan Spieth did not simply show up at the Academy of Country Music Awards in April. He announced one of the winners. Did Spieth just watch and cheer his Dallas Mavericks during the playoffs? Please. He got a personalized jersey at midcourt from owner Mark Cuban.
Fabian Gomez wins St. Jude Classic
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Fabian Gomez of Argentina won his first PGA Tour title Sunday at the St. Jude Classic, beating England's Greg Owen by four strokes.