News

2014 Farmers Insurance Open | Local Knowledge
Sure, the new PGA Tour season began way back in October, but -- unofficially -- it begins in earnest this week with the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines in La Jolla, Calif.
23 Jan 2014 - 7:45am - 0 Comments
PGA launches 2014 Jobs in Golf Month as golf season hiring heats up
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – While it may be the height of winter, hiring in the golf industry begins to heat up this time of year, as employers prepare for the upcoming golf season.
23 Jan 2014 - 12:25am - 0 Comments
Baseball star David Price visits PGA Show
One of the great things about the PGA Show (amid many awesome things) is the star-studded line-up of celebrities and personalities that appear - simply out of there love of golf.
22 Jan 2014 - 6:50pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods starts new year at Torrey Pines with same major goals
SAN DIEGO – Tiger Woods was posing for pictures with a trophy Wednesday at Torrey Pines, and the tournament had not even started.    He has made winning look routine, particularly on this public course along Pacific Bluffs where
22 Jan 2014 - 6:47pm - 0 Comments
Top storylines in golf for 2014 | A Quick Nine
Over the last several years, it seems like -- or at least feels like -- the unofficial start to a new PGA Tour season is that week where Tiger Woods makes his season debut.
22 Jan 2014 - 3:58pm - 0 Comments
Man snags two aces and a double eagle in five-day stretch
If you've never experienced the exhilaration that comes with getting a hole-in-one, trust me, it's awesome (my lone ace came 17 years ago at the age of 16). It doesn't matter how well, or how poorly you play the game, no one cane ever take that hole-in-one away from you.
22 Jan 2014 - 11:40am - 0 Comments
George Coetzee leads Qatar Masters, Jason Dufner six shots off pace
DOHA, Qatar – George Coetzee of South Africa needed just 21 putts to shoot an 8-under-par 64 for a one-shot lead on the opening day of the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters on Wednesday.    Coetzee eagled the par-5 10th hole and bird
22 Jan 2014 - 11:13am - 0 Comments
John Daly pants draw attention around the globe
Whenever John Daly plays in a tournament, we all want to know two things – what did he shoot, and what pants is he wearing.   As it turns out, we here in America aren't the only ones.   Daly is playing in the Com
22 Jan 2014 - 10:54am - 0 Comments
Latin America Amateur Champ'ship created, major perks to winners
SAN DIEGO – Three of golf's prominent golf organizations have created the Latin America Amateur Championship, giving amateurs from 27 countries a shot at playing in the Masters and qualifying for golf's two oldest championships.   
22 Jan 2014 - 10:19am - 0 Comments
2014 Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines
One of the most scenic stops on the PGA Tour -- Torrey Pines in La Jolla, Calif. -- plays host to this week's Farmers Insurance Open.
22 Jan 2014 - 9:19am - 0 Comments
Jimmy Walker gets to play with Tiger Woods, this time for more than a hole
SAN DIEGO – Jimmy Walker is playing the opening two rounds of the Farmers Insurance Open with Tiger Woods.    That will be 35 more holes than the first time they played together.    Walker
21 Jan 2014 - 11:15pm - 0 Comments
Notebook: Lee Westwood gets used to new role on Player Advisory Council
SAN DIEGO – Lee Westwood feels he is settled in to his new life living in Florida and playing a majority of his events in America.    And on Tuesday, he had his first meeting as a member of the PGA Tour's Player Advisory Coun
21 Jan 2014 - 11:00pm - 0 Comments
Jason Dufner returns to Qatar, feeling better and keen to see more of world
DOHA, Qatar – From two golf tournaments in Hawaii this month, Jason Dufner picked up $314,000 in prize money – and bronchitis and pneumonia.    More than a week and 13 time zones later, the PGA Championship winner is feelin
21 Jan 2014 - 4:51pm - 0 Comments
See how far Ken Griffey Jr. drives golf ball at PGA Demo Day
Ken Griffey Jr. was among the longest of several Nike athletes driving golf balls into the massive 42-acre circular driving range at the PGA Show Outdoor Demo Day Tuesday. Griffey Jr. hit about 30 balls with the Nike Covert 2.0 driver. 
21 Jan 2014 - 2:07pm - 0 Comments
Patrick Reed soars 70 spots in latest U.S. Ryder Cup standings
Patrick Reed's victory in the Humana Challenge on Sunday was the second of his career on the PGA Tour -- and second in his last nine starts.
21 Jan 2014 - 10:33am - 0 Comments
Matt Kuchar and Parker McLachlin swim with the (very big) fishes
Have you ever been on one of those vacations where you get to swim with the dolphins?
20 Jan 2014 - 11:54pm - 0 Comments
Ken Duke's hole-in-one celebration you don't want to miss
In case you missed it over the weekend, PGA Tour journeyman Ken Duke -- who picked up his first victory last summer in the Travelers Championship -- had a hole-in-one on Sunday in the Humana Challenge.
20 Jan 2014 - 9:11am - 0 Comments
Langer finishes with flurry of birdies to win Mitsubishi Electric by three
KAUPULEHU-KONA, Hawaii -- Bernhard Langer birdied five of the last six holes Sunday to pull away from Fred Couples and Jeff Sluman and win the Mitsubishi Electric Championship by three strokes.
19 Jan 2014 - 11:18pm - 0 Comments
Patrick Reed wins Humana Challenge by two shots for second career victory
LA QUINTA, Calif. -- Patrick Reed lost his putting touch for a few hours in the final round of the Humana Challenge. He found it when things were getting interesting.
19 Jan 2014 - 7:12pm - 0 Comments