PGA News Archive

Sunday, June 12, 2016
Jason Day throws first pitch at Pirates game
Standing over a putt to win a major championship has to be a nerve-racking experience. But apparently it isn't the only thing that makes world No. 1 Jason Day nervous.
Saturday, June 11, 2016
Ko leads KPMG Women's PGA by 1 through 54
SAMMAMISH, Wash. -- Top-ranked Lydia Ko bogeyed the 18th hole Saturday to cut her lead to one stroke heading into the final round of the KPMG Women's PGA Championship. 
Yang charges up leaderboard on moving day
See Oakmont's storied U.S. Open history
  A capsule look at the previous eight U.S. Open golf championships held at Oakmont Country Club: Year: 1927 Winner: Tommy Armour Score: 301 (76). Margin: Playoff. Runner-up: Harry Cooper (79) Prize: $500.
U.S. Open Trivia Quiz
  How well do you know the history of the U.S. Open? Try this quiz: 1. Who was the only player to shoot 63 in the final round of a U.S. Open? a.) Mark O'Meara b.) Raymond Floyd c.) Johnny Miller
Tom Brady asks Jordan Spieth for golf tips
Wouldn't it be nice to be able to call on the No. 2 golfer in the world whenever you have questions about your game?
Friday, June 10, 2016
Technology within golf continues to surge
OAKMONT, Pa. -- This week, the 2016 U.S.
What rule of golf would you change if you could?
It's a common scene: a PGA Tour player crouched next to a tree or a bush with a rules official huddled next to him.
Brooke Henderson gives hole-in-one car to sister
Brooke Henderson's first round score of 4-under-par 67 was good enough for the lead at the KPMG Women's PGA Championship. But after the round most of the questions she received were about the 13th hole.
This awesome dog is a golfer's best friend
Dog has long been known as man's best friend. But that title took on a whole new meaning for golfers when one man turned his dog's love for playing fetch into a way to improve his short game.
Escape from the rough with these tips from PGA Professional Rob Labritz
One of the most noteworthy features of U.S. Open venues is the unforgiving rough. You know what we’re taking about – that thick, gnarly stuff.
U.S. Open's return to Oakmont restores traditional U.S. Open feel
OAKMONT, Pa. -- In their search for a non-traditional U.S. Open in 2015, USGA officials did everything but move the event from Father's Day to New Year's Eve.
Inbee Park becomes Hall of Fame eligible, shoots 72 in KPMG Women's PGA
SAMMAMISH, Wash. (AP) — Inbee Park could finally crack a smile, even if she was five shots behind leader Brooke Henderson.
Thursday, June 09, 2016
Mark Wahlberg's backyard golf complex
    If you weren't jealous of Mark Wahlberg before, you will be now.
$16 million golfer's dream home
If you had all the money in the world and were tasked with building a golfer's dream house, what would it look like? Chances are it would resemble this mansion in Westchester, New York. And you're in luck, it's for sale! The price tag: just under $16 million.
Child reacts to holing bunker shot
The headline pretty much says it all.
Inbee Park ready for 1st round of KPMG Women's PGA Championship
SAMMAMISH, Wash. (AP) — No matter the outcome, the first round of the Women's PGA Championship will be memorable for Inbee Park.
Wednesday, June 08, 2016
Sahalee's narrow setup plays to Anna Nordqvist's strengths
SAMMAMISH -- Sweden's Anna Nordqvist has walked the narrow fairways at Sahalee Country Club before. She remembers the specifics. "Very narrow, a lot of trees -- so, I think it's key to keep it in the fairway this week," she said.
Ian Poulter talks foot injury, Ryder Cup and more
European Ryder Cup stalwart Ian Poulter will not be in this year's Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National -- at least not as a player.
Teenager misses out on U.S. Open after rules violation
On Tuesday, we told you the story of amateur golfer Chris Crawford, who realized a dream when he holed a 40-foot birdie putt on his final hole of a 36-hole sectional qualifier to secure