PGA News Archive

Monday, December 15, 2014
5 story lines in 2015
With a new year just a few weeks away, it's time to look ahead to some storylines we'll be following in 2015. Here are five that are on the top of my mind:
National award-winners headline 2014 PGA of America Year in Review show
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. -- “The 2014 PGA of America Year in Review: PGA Professionals Driving the Game Forward,” debuts Monday, Dec. 15 from 10 to 11 p.m. ET (7-8 p.m. PT).
Plan Your Golf Around Fun
Frustration is just about the most used word in golf, with more than four letters.  As an experienced golfer, you want always to be dialed in and playing your best.  You begin every round with high hopes for several pars, a few birdies, a
Six great reasons why women should play golf
When it comes to mixing business with pleasure, golf has always been where it’s at.
WATCH: Mark O'Meara's son makes ace at PNC Father-Son Challenge
The PNC Father-Son Challenge took place over the weekend at Ritz-Carlton Golf Club's Grande Lake Orlando.
Top golf tweets in 2014
Only on Twitter can something as obscure as dumping freezing water on somebody's head become a worldwide trend. So it should come as no surprise that two of the top three most retweeted, favorited and responded to tweets from PGA.com would involve this trend. 
Holiday wish list for the golfer who has everything
If you're a golf junkie like me, you probably fall under the category of "the golfer who has everything."
Sunday, December 14, 2014
Rolene Strauss new Miss World is a golfer
At least one golfer won a big title on Sunday.
Bernhard Langer and son win PNC Father-Son Challenge by two strokes
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Bernhard and Jason Langer won the PNC Father-Son Challenge on Sunday, closing with a 13-under 59 for a two-stroke victory in the better-ball event.
Rory McIlroy finishes second for BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award
Rory McIlroy finished second in the voting for the BBC's Sports Personality of the Year on Sunday. 
What's in the winners' bags for the week of December 14, 2014
What equipment did Jason Day and last week's other winners use to achieve victory? We take a peek inside their bags to check out the gear that earned them the big checks for the week of December 14, 2014: 
Michelle Wie to make cameo on Hawaii Five-0
Expect to see Michelle Wie in primetime coming up soon.  Wie posted a photo to Instagram on Sunday of herself on the set of the CBS show "Hawaii Five-0." 
Branden Grace pulls away for seven-stroke win at Dunhill Championship
MALELANE, South Africa -- Branden Grace held his nerve while others faltered Sunday, pulling away for a commanding seven-shot victory at the Alfred Dunhill Championship.
Chalmers beats Scott on seventh playoff hole to win Australian PGA
GOLD COAST, Australia -- Greg Chalmers made par on the seventh hole of a playoff while Adam Scott three-putted for bogey to hand the Australian lefthander the Australian PGA championship.
Lee Westwood shoots final-round 67 to win Thailand Golf Championship
CHONBURI, Thailand -- Englishman Lee Westwood won his second Thailand Golf Championship with a one-stroke victory over Australian Marcus Fraser and Martin Kaymer of Germany at the Amata Spring Country Club on Sunday.
Saturday, December 13, 2014
What is PGA365
Earlier this year, we decided to embark on a new daily feature called #PGA365. You may have seen it once or twice if you are a fan of the site. The idea behind it is pretty simple. To put it simply, it’s a photo gallery celebrating the game of golf.
Day, Tringale win Franklin Templeton Shootout by shot over Kuchar, English
NAPLES, Florida -- Jason Day and Cameron Tringale overcame a slow start Saturday to win the Franklin Templeton Shootout by a shot.
Stranges, Langers tied for first-round lead at PNC Father/Son Challenge
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Curtis and Tom Strange saved par from a greenside water hazard on the 17th hole and finished with a 10-under 62 on Saturday for a share of the first-round lead with Bernhard and Jason Langer in the PNC Father/Son Challenge scramble event.
Watch: Ian Poulter laid out by Billy Horschel's forceful high-five
What happens when you pair two of the most emotional players on the PGA Tour together? You get an adventuresome round worthy of any Florida amusement park.
Branden Grace's lead at Dunhill Championship shrinks to one stroke
MALELANE, South Africa -- Branden Grace had his lead cut to just one stroke at the Alfred Dunhill Championship after shooting a level-par 72 in the third round Saturday, allowing several challengers to close the gap behind him.